Deere Mowers

Tips to Check Items Off Your Spring Yard Cleanup List

April 20, 2021

As soon as spring rounds the corner, many face an array of projects that built up over the cold winter months. In the period between regular snowfall and hot temperatures, home and landowners everywhere are ready to be outside and get their outdoor space looking as good as new. Below are tips for these individuals who can’t wait to work through their list of spring yard cleanup tasks, from repairing gravel driveways to plowing and tilling vegetable gardens.

Leveling a Riding Lawn Mower Deck: Setting Deck Height & Ensuring an Even Cut

February 22, 2021

As you mow around your house, business, or any other property with a John Deere mower, there’s a chance you may notice ridges forming where you have passed through. These ridges have likely formed because the mower deck may not be completely leveled.

How to Level a Mower Deck

How to Level a John Deere Zero-Turn Mower Deck

It is essential to level a John Deere Zero-Turn Mower Deck in order to get maximum use out of your machine as you work. Not everyone is used to the Quick Leveling Method, which makes necessary adjustments easier on the fly. Let’s look at how to level the deck on a zero-turn mower, so you are ready to tackle all of the challenges in your yard this year.

John Deere Mowers in the Snow: Snow Plows, Attachments & More

January 24, 2021

As the longest and coldest winter days approach and the snow begins to fall, it’s time to rev up the engine on your John Deere riding mower. While these pieces of equipment are ideal for the warmer months performing lawn-care duties and tackling yard-work tasks, they can quickly become a residential home owner’s best friend, clearing areas that may quickly be inundated by snowfall.

So, as fall comes to a close, the grass has been cut, and the leaves have been removed from the yard, be sure to keep your John Deere riding mower in a spot where it can be easily accessed, as it’s only a snow plow attachment away from being a snow removal workhorse during even the toughest conditions. These snow removal and snow plow attachments may include any of the following: 

John Deere X320 vs. X360: A Tractor Comparison Guide

January 11, 2021

The John Deere X320 and X360 tractors are both ideal for mowing with the utmost control. However, there are slight differences between the models that may appeal to customers depending on their specific needs. 

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If you’re looking for a tractor that has the ability to handle all the work you need to do around your property, look no further than the John Deere X320 tractor. This tractor comes with a 48-inch or 54-inch deck to suit all of your needs, and it also has a heavy-duty transmission for all of the jobs around the yard. Alternatively, if you are looking for an even more heavy-duty vehicle, the X360 may be the better option due to its hydraulic lift system. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere X320 and the X360 to help you make a more informed purchasing decision.

How to Level a John Deere Zero-Turn Mower Deck

December 30, 2020

Leveling a John Deere Zero-Turn Mower Deck is essential to get the maximum use out of the machine as you work. However, not everyone is accustomed to using the Quick Leveling Method to make necessary adjustments on the fly. Let’s take a look at how you can level the deck on your zero-turn mower and ensure that you’re ready to tackle all of the challenges of your yard.

How to Level a Zero-Turn Mower Deck

  1. Be sure to recognize the safety information and understand the safety signal words within your operator’s manual before you begin.

John Deere D140 vs. D160 Riding Mowers: Main Features & A Comparison

December 29, 2020

There are several John Deere riding mowers, such as the John Deere D140 and D160 models, to choose from, meaning you may want to compare your options before you make a final decision. Let’s take a look at how the John Deere D140 vs. D160 riding mowers stack up in terms of features.

John Deere D140 vs. D160

A Comparison of the John Deere D140 vs. D160 Riding Mowers

V-Twin Cylinder Design

The D160 riding mower has a 25-horsepower engine, while the D140 riding mower has a 22-horsepower engine, but both have a V-twin cylinder design. This provides more torque, lower vibration and better sound quality. Thanks to electric ignition, the engines start quickly, and they have cast-iron sleeves for longer lives.

Enjoy Ease of Operation with the John Deere Z545R ZTrak™ Mower

December 23, 2020

Mowing doesn’t have to be a daunting task, especially when you have a John Deere Z500 Series mower. With a piece of equipment like the John Deere Z545R ZTrak Mower, you can reduce the amount of time you spend out in the yard and tackle all of your landscaping tasks comfortably. This mower is specially designed to increase efficiency across the board. Let’s take a look at some of its features and how it can potentially help you achieve the lawn you’ve always dreamed of!

Highlighting John Deere Announcements From Throughout 2020

December 15, 2020

Since John Deere himself introduced the steel plow in 1837, the company has not slowed down in its quest to deliver its customers top-of-the-line equipment that is designed to make their lives easier. From combines to lawn tractors and everything in between, John Deere knows that quality equipment is the key to success in both small-scale and commercial operations. However, throughout the years, John Deere has not only proven itself to be a leader in innovation, but also one in sustainability and philanthropy. And despite the year posing several challenges, 2020 was no exception in this strive towards excellence. 

John Deere Z900 Series Commercial Mower Updates for MY 2021

November 18, 2020

There are several pieces of John Deere equipment that can help you with a wide array of landscaping tasks, whether you’re mowing the lawn or tilling a new garden. Now, the company has revealed new updates to its Z900 Series Commercial ZTrak™ lineup for 2021 to provide even more options to its customers looking to boost their productivity.

“It is important for us to provide our customers with the performance, durability, and reliability that they expect from a John Deere machine,” said Ruben Peña, product manager, John Deere. “With these updates, we are further enhancing our outstanding ZTrak lineup, while also adding new options and offerings to meet the needs of our customers. These updates allow us to provide our customers with improved solutions that are designed to maximize job site efficiency.”

John Deere Mower Maintenance Tips: Z700 Series Oil Change

October 21, 2020

To get the most out of any equipment, owners must set aside time for maintenance and check-ups; the same goes for John Deere machinery. If you are working with the John Deere Z700 Series ZTrak™ Mower, for example, you’ll want to perform routine maintenance to ensure that your mower continues operating smoothly for years to come. That said, two of the features you’ll want to keep an eye on most are the engine oil and oil filter.

Let’s take a look at some John Deere mower maintenance tips that can help keep your Z700 Series ZTrak Mower running as it should.