John Deere X720

John Deere X720The John Deere X720 is a two-wheel drive (2WD) lawn and garden tractor from the John Deere X-series. The John Deere X720 garden tractor is produced at the John Deere Horicon Works plant (Horicon, Wisconsin, USA) from 2006 to 2012.

The John Deere X720 lawn tractor used the Kawasaki FD750D EFI engine. The Kawasaki FD750D DFI is a 0.75 l (745 cc, 45.46 cu-in) V-twin 90° liquid-cooled 4-stroke internal combustion small gasoline motor with horizontal shaft. The FD711D DFI has OHV (overhead valve design); cast-iron cylinder liners; multi-port digital fuel injection; high-pressure transistorized fuel pump; flywheel magneto transistor ignition system. Cylinder bore and piston stroke are 78.0 mm (3.07 in) and 78.0 mm (3.07 in), respectively. Compression ratio rating is 8.5:1. The Kawasaki FD750D EFI produced 27.0 HP (21.1 kW) at 3,600 rpm.

The John Deere X720 tractor is equipped with the Tuff Torq K92 two-pedal foot control shaft-driven hydrostatic transmission (infinite forward and reverse), wet disk brakes, power steering. This tractor used open operator station and 24.6 L (6.5 US gal) or 19.7 L (5.2 US gal) after 2011.

Following attachments are available for the John Deere X720 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 48X – 1,220 mm (48 in) mower deck with 3-blade and hydraulic lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere 54X – 1,370 mm (54 in) mower deck with 3-blade and hydraulic lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere 62X – 1,570 mm (62 in) mower deck with 3-blade and hydraulic lift
  • John Deere 45 loader

John Deere X720 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere X720
Length 2,000 mm (78.8 in)
Width 1,180 mm (46.8 in)
Height 1,190 mm (47.0 in)
Wheel base 1,300 mm (50.0 in)
Weight (without mower deck) 383kg (844 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity Before 2011 – 24.6 L (6.5 US gal)
After 2011 – 19.7 L (5.2 US gal)
Battery 12V
Engine model FD750D EFI
Fuel Gasoline
Displacement 745 cc (45.5
Bore x stroke 78.0 x 78.0 mm (3.07 x 3.07 in.)
Power output 27 HP (20.1 kW) at 3,600 rpm
Starter type Electric starter
Oil type 10W-30
Oil capacity 1.8 L (1.9 US.qt.)
Spark plug NGK: BPR2ES
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 (2WD)
Transmission type Hydrostatic transmission (Tuff Torq K92)
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Ground speed Forward: up to 13.7 kmh (8.5 mph)
Reverse: up to 8.0 kmh (5.0 mph)
Wheels and tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 18×8.5-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 26×12-12