John Deere LX178 Specs, Price, Review, Attachments 2022

John Deere LX178 Price, Reviews, Specs, Horsepower, Serial Numbers, Engine Oil Capacity, Attachments, History, Features & Pictures

John Deere LX178 Lawn tractor equipped with Kawasaki FD440V gasoline 2-cylinder liquid-cooled V-Twin, 437 cc engine, which delivers 15 hp (11.2 kW) power at rated rpm 3350.

John Deere LX178 tractor featured with a 437 cc engine, belt-driven hydrostatic transmission, infinite forward and reverse gears, 46.7 inches wheelbase, 540 lbs weight. 

John Deere LX178 Attachments include 38″ Mower deck, 42″ Snowblower and 38″ Snow blower.

Now, let’s find out the John Deere LX178 Lawn Tractor Price, Parts Specs, Reviews, Serial numbers & Images.

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John Deere LX178 Price

John Deere LX178 Price specs

John Deere LX178 Original Price: $1,400 USD

John Deere LX178 Serial Numbers

  • 1991: 010001
  • 1992: 040001
  • 1993: 070001
  • 1994: 090001
  • 1995: 110001
  • 1996: 130001
  • 1997: 160001
  • 1998: 180001

John Deere LX178 Specs

John Deere LX178 Engine:

Engine Kawasaki FD440V gasoline


liquid-cooled V-Twin

Displacement: 437 cc
26.7 ci
Bore/Stroke: 2.64×2.44 inches
67 x 62 mm
Power (gross): 15 hp
11.2 kW
Air cleaner: dry with foam pre-cleaner
Compression: 9.3:1
Rated RPM: 3350
Idle RPM: 1550-3350
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 1.6 qts
1.5 L

John Deere LX178 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: manual sector-and-pinion
Brakes: band
Cab: Open operator station
Transmission: hydrostatic

John Deere LX178 PTO

Front PTO: independent
Clutch: electric
Front RPM: 3600

John Deere LX178 Transmission

Transmission: Tuff Torq K61
Type: belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears: infinite forward and reverse
Oil capacity: 3.6 qts
3.4 L
Oil change: fill as needed

John Deere LX178 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 46.7 inches
118 cm
Length: 66.1 inches
167 cm
Height: 40.2 inches
102 cm
Weight: 540 lbs
244 kg *

John Deere LX178 Tires

Lawn/turf front: 15×6.00-6
Lawn/turf rear: 20×10.00-8

John Deere LX178 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: flywheel alternator
Charging amps: 15

John Deere LX178 Battery

Number: 1
Cold-cranking amps: 255
Volts: 12

John Deere LX178 Attachments

38″ Mower deck
Type: mid-mount John Deere
2-blade with manual lift
Cutting width: 38 inches
96 cm


38″ Snow blower
Type: front-mount John Deere 2461M/2462M
Clearing width: 38 inches
96 cm


42″ Snow blower
Type: front-mount John Deere 3252M
Clearing width: 42 inches
106 cm

John Deere LX178 Review Video


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