John Deere LX288 Engine

John Deere LX288 lawn tractor photo
1999 - 2003
LX200 Series
Lawn tractor
Series map:
Engine options
18HP Briggs & Stratton 569cc 2-cyl gasoline
18HP Kawasaki 585cc 2-cyl gasoline
Engine Detail
Briggs & Stratton Vanguard DBS18-35077
Displacement569 cc
34.75 ci
Bore/Stroke2.83x2.75 inches
72 x 70 mm
Power18 hp
13.4 kW
Rated RPM3450
Starter volts12
SparkplugChampion RC12YC
Sparkplug gap0.030 inches
0.762 mm
Engine Oil
LX288 gasoline engine oil chart
Oil capacity1.75 qts
1.7 L
Engine Detail
Kawasaki FH580V
air-cooled vertical-shaft V-Twin
The Kawasaki engine replaced the Vanguard in 2003, the final production year of the LX288.
Displacement585 cc
35.7 ci
Bore/Stroke2.91x2.68 inches
74 x 68 mm
Power18 hp
13.4 kW
Rated RPM3350
Starter volts12
Oil capacity1.6 qts
1.5 L
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