John Deere 180


John Deere 180 lawn tractor photo
1986 - 1990
Late 100 Lawn Series
Lawn tractor
Series:175180185
Production
ManufacturerJohn Deere
TypeLawn tractor
FactoryHoricon, Wisconsin, USA
The model 180 John Deere lawn tractor was available with choice of 38 or 46-inch rear deck. A 6.5-bushel rear bagger (BM16790) was optional. When the bagger was used on hills, front wheel weights were recommended. Dual 40-pound rear weight plates plus rear tire chains were available for use with the optional 38-inch single-stage snowblower. The tractor was available with hydrostatic transmission as the model 185.
Variants
180gear drive
185hydro drive
John Deere 180 Engine
17HP Kawasaki 534cc 1-cyl gasoline
Fuel tank2.2 gal
8.3 L
Engine details ...
Mechanical
Chassis4x2 2WD
Steeringmanual
Brakesintegral transmission disc
CabOpen operator station.
Power Take-off (PTO)
Mid PTOindependent
Clutchelectric
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase44.7 inches
113 cm
Weight605 to 615 pounds
Front tire15x6.00-6
Rear tire18x8.50-8
Full dimensions and tires ...
John Deere 180 attachments
38" mid-mount mower deck
46" mid-mount mower deck
snowblower
blade
Attachment details ...
180 Serial Numbers
1986M00180A360001 (38-inch deck)
1987M00180A420001 (38-inch deck)
1988M00180A475001 (38-inch deck)
1989M00180A595001 (38-inch deck)
1989-endM00180A750000 (38-inch deck)
1990M00180A010001 (38-inch deck)
FinalM00180A100000 (38-inch deck)
1986M00180B366001 (46-inch deck)
1987M00180B430001 (46-inch deck)
1988M00180B475001 (46-inch deck)
1989M00180B605001 (46-inch deck)
1989-endM00180B750000 (46-inch deck)
1990M00180B020001 (46-inch deck)
FinalM00180B100000 (46-inch deck)

FAQ: How to read a serial number table.
180 Serial Location
John Deere 180 serial number location
Serial number decal on the left side of the 180 tractor frame, above the front axle.
Electrical
Groundnegative
Charging systemflywheel alternator
Charging amps15
Battery CCA255
Battery volts12
References
180 reference literature
John Deere Lawn Tractors 100 Series published in 1989
Operator's Manual 170, 175, 180 and 185 (OMM78999) published in 1988, by John Deere
Operator's Manual 130, 160, 165, 180, and 185 (OMM89684) published in 1985, by John Deere
John Deere Lawn Tractors and Riding Mowers published in 1986
Lawn Tractors published in 1987, by John Deere
Lawn & Garden Equipment published in 1990, by John Deere
Technical Manual 130, 160, 165, 175, 180, and 185 Lawn Tractors. published in 1988, by John Deere
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