John Deere X500 Ride On Mower

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John Deere X500 Ride On Mower

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Features

  • 48 in. or 54 in. cutting deck
  • The 48-in. Edge Xtra deck uses the latest in three-spindle mowing technology to raise performance to a higher level
  • The frame is made of heavy-duty formed steel, reinforced in critical areas and welded for even greater strength
  • A mower deck must be level side-to-side and properly adjusted front-to-rear to give the best cutting performance. A removable on-board deck-leveling gauge, located in the center of the cut-height adjusting knob, and a hex-key tool are provided to make adjustment easy.
  • The tractor is powered by a John Deere iTorque™ power system, a combination of engine features and an exclusive hood design providing superior lugging ability, even cooling, and durability.
  • A heavy-duty sector and pinion steering system with quality bearings provides easy and precise control for the life of the tractor.

Specifications

ENGINE

Power

24 hp17.9 kW

Displacement

44.3 cu in.726 cc

Manufacturer/model

FS730V

Type

Overhead valve (OHV), oil filter

Cylinders

V-twin, cast-iron liners

Governor

Mechanical

Choke/speed control

Separate levers

Cooling method

Air

Air cleaner

Dry, replaceable with foam precleaner

Oil drain

No tools

FUEL SYSTEM

Type

Gasoline

Fuel delivery

Pulse pump and carburetor

Fuel gauge

Gauge on dash

Fuel tank location

Rear

Fuel fill opening

On left fender, 3 in.7.6 cm

Fuel tank capacity

4.4 U.S. gal.16.7 L

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Battery

12 V500 CCA

Charging system

Flywheel alternator, regulated, 15 amp

Engine starter

---

Hourmeter

Yes

Headlights

Yes

Taillights or reflector

Reflectors

Backup lights

No

Rear work lights

No

12-V outlet

Yes

TRANSAXLE

Type

K72 hydrostatic integrated with transmission

Control

Twin Touch™ pedals

Cruise control

Yes, lever on dash

Oil cooler

Fins and fan on transaxle

Oil filter

Yes, internal, not replaceable

Differential lock

Standard

Forward speed

0-7.2 mph0-11.6 km/h

Reverse speed

0-5.2 mph0-8.4 km/h

Brakes

Internal wet disc

CHASSIS

Frame

Fully welded

Primer/paint

E-coat/powder

Weight bracket

Standard rear, optional front - each holds up to four Quik-Tatch weights, 42 lb19 kg

Receiver hitch

No

Front axle

Cast iron

Spindle bushings

Metal, replaceable

Front tyres

16x6.5-8 turf

Rear tyres

24x12-12 turf

Hood material

Molded-in color hood material reduces sound, will not rust or dent

Fender deck material

Stamped steel

Floor mats

Sure-grip rubber

Storage

Yes, under seat and covered toolbox

Service interval decal

Yes

Fender handles/grips

Handles

Cup holder

Yes

Equipment mounting

Yes, heavy duty

STEERING

Type

Manual, two-wheel steer

All-wheel steer

Not available on this model

Steering wheel

14 in.35.6 cm

Tilt steering wheel

No

Turning radius

22 in.55.9 cm

Uncut circle radius

27 in.68.6 cm

SEAT

Type

Open-back design with grasp

Seat back height

15 in.38.1 cm

Armrests

No

Fore-aft adjustment

While seated, 7 in.17.8 cm

Seat suspension

Two coil springs, three-position no-tools adjustment for operator weight

LIFT SYSTEM

Type

Foot pedal

Hydraulic outlets

No

Mower cut height

13 positions, 1-4 in.2.5-10.2 cm

Cut height increments

0.25 in.0.64 cm

Preset cut height

Yes

MOWER DECK

Type

Side discharge

Cutting width

48 in.122 cm

Construction

Stamped steel deck shell

Mower deck material

11 gauge0.120 in.3 mm

Mower wash port

Yes

Mower drive system

In-line belt

Mower wheels

Four

Mower wheel adjustment

Seven-position, spring-loaded pin

Mower level adjustment

Exact Adjust ports and onboard deck-leveling gauge

MOWER ATTACHABILITY

Type

Slide under tractor

Front draft arms

Attached with spring pins at two points

Rear draft arms

Quick-pull pins

Mower wheels rotate

Yes, 90 degrees for easy mower removal

Drive system

Dual belt

SAFETY

Meets ANSI standard

Yes

Meets OPEI standard

Yes

Backup protection

Reverse Implement Option (RIO)

Safety video

Yes

DIMENSIONS

Height

45 in.114.3 cm

Overall length

75 in.190.5 cm

Wheelbase

51.2 in.130 cm

Width with mower

58.5 in.148.6 cm

Width with mower (deflector raised for storage)

52 in.132.1 cm

Width without mower

41 in.104.1 cm

Weight

Mower, no fuel, 760 lb344.7 kg

4 Years or 500 hours bumper to bumper Warranty, whichever comes first.