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John Deere D110
 
Approximate retail price:
$1700
Summary: This 42-inch John Deere lawn tractor comes with a 1-cylinder Briggs & Stratton engine with an automatic drive system. It includes a washout port but lacks an electric PTO.
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Type: Lawn tractors
About - John Deere D110

The John Deere D110 is part of the lawn mower & tractor test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, lawn tractor models like the D110 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Side discharging:
A combination of evenness, which is how close the tractor or rider came to even, carpet-like mowing, and how evenly clippings were dispersed from the side-discharge chute.

Mulching:
Reflects a combination of evenness, which is how close the tractor or rider came to even, carpet-like mowing, and how completely the mower distributed its clippings over the lawn's surface.

Bagging:
Denotes a combination of evenness, which is how close the tractor or rider came to even, carpet-like mowing, and a measurement of the effective capacity of the grass bag, determined when the bag was full or when the chute clogged and stopped collecting clippings.

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The Ratings applied to untested model John Deere D120 come from our tests of model John Deere D110, which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
John Deere D130
Approximate retail price:
$1900
The Ratings applied to untested model John Deere D130 come from our tests of model John Deere D110, which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
About This Brand

John Deere makes and markets one of the best-selling lines of lawn tractors at retail. John Deere lawn tractors are fully featured and have deck widths from 42 to 54 inches. Most models have hydrostatic drive and Briggs & Stratton engines. John Deere lawn tractors are sold at dealers, Home Depot, and Lowe's. The company markets a small line of three very similar lawn mowers through dealers and at Lowe's. Those mowers are also available in a California-emissions version. All models feature rear-wheel drive, a 21-inch, and a Briggs & Stratton engine and are priced from $400. John Deere also markets a line of garden tractors and zero-turn riders.

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Features & Specs - John Deere D110
info Deck size (in.) 42
info Engine power (hp) 19.5
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1.0
Engine Problem
7/23/2014
Pros
Ease of Use
Easy to Push & Steer
Handling
Power
Cons
Engine
Best Uses
Large Lawns
Small Lawns
Comment:
great product and would have highly recommended except the head gasket blew out on the engine at only 60 hours of use and 4 months beyond the two year warrantee. Will cost $250 to have repaired. Worried it will happen again.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
3.0
Some good, Some bad
7/17/2014
Pros
Adjustable Cut-Lengths
Easy to Push & Steer
Looks Good Cuts Well
Cons
Wont Run At Full Throttle
Best Uses
Small Lawns
Comment:
Ive had this tractor for two years. It is somewhat under powered, and stalls if I push it to full throttle. The hydrostatic tranny is nice, but if I have to throw a lever to stop the blades before I go in reverse, I might as well be shifting. Over all, kind of a cheap feel to it. Dont try using the bagger unless the grass is short and absolutely dry. Had one of the headlight assemblies pop out and fall inside the cowel while mowing, now it is a plastic mess that is melted to the engine. It gets the job done for my one acre lawn, but I dont know how long it will last.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
4.0
10 years and still Cutting
6/22/2014
Pros
Adjustable Cut-Lengths
Easy to Push & Steer
Lightweight
Cons
Best Uses
Landscaping
Large Lawns
Mulching
Comment:
Tractor 8 years old when I bought it 2 years ago. Mine has a Koehler engine. Even cutting for both low centipede in the back yard and tall St Augustine in front. If you don't have children or crazy landscaping, it's easy to disable those annoying safety features too. Maintenance is simple, just a few grease fittings, oil filter is easy to cross-over and can be obtained anywhere. Spindles have grease fittings too.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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