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John Deere 420

John Deere 420 lawn tractor photo
1983 - 1991   400 Series
Garden tractor
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Production:

Manufacturer:John Deere
Factory:Horicon, Wisconsin, USA
Original price (USD):$7,700 (1992)
 

John Deere 420 Engine:

   20HP Onan 781cc 2-cyl gasoline
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Capacity:

Fuel:6.5 gal [24.6 L]
 

3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:0 (optional)
Rear lift:640 lbs [290 kg]
 

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:independent
Clutch:electric
Rear RPM:2000
Front PTO:independent
Clutch:electric
Front RPM:3400
 

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:52 inches [132 cm]
Weight:993 lbs [450 kg]
Front tire:18x8.50-8
Rear tire:26x12.00-12
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John Deere 420 attachments:

 50" mid-mount mower deck
 60" mid-mount mower deck
 snowblower
 blade
 front-end loader
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420 Serial Numbers:

Location:Serial number plate below steering column.
photo of 420 serial number

1983: M00420X222001
1984: M00420X285001
1985: M00420X315001
1986: M00420X360001
1987: M00420X420001
1988: M00420X475001
1989: M00420X595001
1990: M00420X010001
1991: M00420X100001

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Links:

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Mechanical:

Transmission:hydrostatic
Chassis:4x2 2WD
Differential lock:standard
Steering:hydrostatic power
Brakes:differential mechanical drum
Cab:Open operator station.
 

Electrical:

Ground:negative
Charging system:alternator
Charging amps:20
 

Battery:

Number:1
Volts:12
Group:BCI 22F
 

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