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    John Deere 285

    John Deere 285 lawn tractor photo
    1987 - 1992   Late 200 Series
    Garden tractor
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    Smaller:John Deere 265




     

    Production:

    Manufacturer:John Deere
    Factory:Horicon, Wisconsin, USA
     

    John Deere 285 Engine:

       Kawasaki 584cc 2-cyl gasoline
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    Capacity:

    Fuel:3 gal [11.4 L]
     

    Rear Hitch:

    Type:sleeve hitch
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:47.9 inches [121 cm]
    Weight:625 lbs [283 kg]
    Front tire:16x6.50-8
    Rear tire:23x10.50-12
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    John Deere 285 attachments:

     46" mid-mount mower deck
     50" mid-mount mower deck
     snowblower
     blade
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    285 Serial Numbers:

    1988: M00285A475001 (46" mower)
    1989: M00285A595001 (46" mower)
    1990: M00285A010001 (46" mower)
    1988: M00285B475001 (50" mower)
    1989: M00285B605001 (50" mower)
    1990: M00285B020001 (50" mower)
    1991: M00285B100001 (50" mower)
    1989: M00285C615001 (50" mower + fuel injection)
    1991: M00285A100001 (48" mower)
    1992:

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    John Deere 285 Power:

    Engine (gross):18 hp [13.4 kW]
     

    Mechanical:

    Chassis:4x2 2WD
    Steering:manual enclosed recirculating ball
    Brakes:expanding mechanical shoe
    Cab:Open operator station. Vinyl weather enclosure optional.
     

    Electrical:

    Ground:negative
    Charging system:alternator
    Charging amps:17
     

    Battery:

    Number:1
    Cold-cranking amps:341
    Volts:12
    Group:22F
     

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