Toro LX500

Toro LX500The Toro LX500 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the LX series. This tractor was manufactured by MTD for Toro from 2006 to 2007. The Toro LX500 is equipped with a 0.7 L (44.2 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine and a mechanical CVT transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Toro LX500 lawn tractor used the Kohler Courage SV720 engine. It is a 0.7 L, 725 cm2, (44.2 cu·in) V-twin natural aspirated gasoline engine with 83.0 mm (3.27 in) of the cylinder bore and 67.0 mm (2.64 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 9.0:1. This engine produced 23.4 PS (17.2 kW; 23.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power and 60.9 N·m (6.2 kg·m, 44.9 ft·lb) at 2,000 rpm or torque.

The Toro LX500 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc brakes, open operator station, and 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Toro LX500 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount Toro 50 in (1,270 mm) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Front-mount Toro 46 in (1,160 mm) blade
  • Front-mount Toro 42 in (1,060 mm) two-stage snow blower

Toro LX500 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Toro LX500
Length 1,727 mm (68 in)
Width 1,370 mm (53.9 in)
Height 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Wheel base 1,168 mm (46 in)
Ground clearance 114 mm (4.5 in)
Weight 238 kg (525 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 235A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler Courage SV720
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V-twin
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.7 L, 725 cm2, (44.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 83.0 mm X 67.0 mm (3.27 in X 2.64 in)
Compression ratio 9.0:1
Horsepower 23.4 PS (17.2 kW; 23.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Torque 60.9 N·m (6.2 kg·m, 44.9 ft·lb) at 2,000 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.7 L (1.8 US. qt, 1.5 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Mechanical CVT
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.2 kmh (5.1 mph) Reverse: 3.7 (2.3 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15x6x6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20x10x8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed