John Deere LX178


John Deere LX178 lawn tractor photo
1991 - 1998
LX 100 Series
Lawn tractor
Series:LX176LX178LX186
Production
ManufacturerJohn Deere
TypeLawn tractor
FactoryHoricon, Wisconsin, USA
Original price$4,395 (1995 )
Variants
LX178 Motorsportspecial edition
John Deere LX178 Engine
15HP Kawasaki 437cc 2-cyl gasoline
Fuel tank2.5 gal
9.5 L
Engine details ...
Mechanical
Chassis4x2 2WD
Steeringmanual
Brakesband
CabOpen operator station
Power Take-off (PTO)
Front PTOindependent
Clutchelectric
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase46.7 inches
118 cm
Weight540 lbs
244 kg
Front tire15x6.00-6
Rear tire20x10.00-8
Full dimensions and tires ...
John Deere LX178 attachments
38" mid-mount mower deck
44" mid-mount mower deck
snowblower
blade
Attachment details ...
LX178 Serial Numbers
1991010001
1992040001
1993070001
1994090001
1995110001
1996130001
1997160001
1998180001

FAQ: How to read a serial number table.
LX178 Serial Location
John Deere LX178 serial number location
Serial number decal on the rear of the tractor, above the hitch.
Electrical
Groundnegative
Charging systemflywheel alternator
Charging amps15
Battery CCA255
Battery volts12
References
LX178 reference literature
Riding Mowers Product Information Handbook published in 1991, by John Deere
Lawn and Garden Product Information Handbook published in 1996, by John Deere
Lawn and Garden Product Information Handbook published in 1997, by John Deere
Lawn and Garden Product Information Handbook published in 1998, by John Deere
Lawn Tractors published in 1991, by John Deere
Walk-Behind - Riders - Lawn Tractors - Residential Front Mowers published in 1996, by John Deere
John Deere LX172, LX176, LX178, LX186 Lawn Tractors published in 1991
Lawn Tractors published in 1993, by John Deere
Operator's Manual LX172, LX176, LX178, and LX188 (OMM120367) published in 1993, by John Deere
Operator's Manual LX172, LX173, LX176, LX178, and LX188 (OMM134134) published in 1997, by John Deere
Lawn & Grounds Care Sales Manual published in 1997, by John Deere
Operator's Manual Grass Bagger or RX, SX, SRX, and GX Riding Mowers and LX Lawn Tractors (OMM115491) published in 1991, by John Deere
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