John Deere X330 Lawn Tractor with 42-inch Deck

Three-quarter view of X330 lawn tractor

The Select Series X300 Tractors from John Deere - maneuverability masters designed for homeowners who mow up to 3.5 acres and have varied terrain and light- to moderate-duty yard tasks.

  • Powered by 20 hp (14.9 kW)* Cyclonic engine
  • 42-in. Accel Deep™ Mower Deck
  • Easy mulching with optional MulchControl™ Kit (one-touch or from deck versions)
  • Upgraded instrument panel
  • 4 year/300 hour bumper-to-bumper warranty
Key Specs:
Engine power 20 hp
14.9 kW
Engine manufacturer/model 44J6 Cyclonic
Transaxle type K46 hydrostatic integrated with transaxle
Transaxle control Twin Touch™ pedals
Rear tires 20x10-8
Steering type Manual, sector and pinion
Lift system type Foot pedal with optional adjustable spring assist kit
Cutting width Accel Deep™ mower deck, 42 in.
107 cm
U.S. warranty 4 year/300 hour bumper-to-bumper* (*Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com or JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.)
Engine:
Power 20 hp
14.9 kW
Displacement 44.2 cu in.
724 cc
Manufacturer/model 44J6 Cyclonic
Type Overhead valve, full-pressure lube, oil filter
Cylinders V-twin, cast-iron liners
Governor Mechanical
Choke/speed control Separate levers, automatic choke return
Cooling method Air
Air cleaner Dry, replaceable with foam precleaner
Oil drain No tools drain hose
Fuel system:
Type Gasoline
Fuel delivery Pulse pump, carburetor
Fuel gauge Gauge on dash
Fuel tank location Rear
Fuel fill opening On left fender, 3 in.
7.6 cm
Fuel tank capacity 3.3 U.S. gal.
12.5 L
Electrical system:
Battery 12 V
340 CCA
Charging system Flywheel alternator, regulated, 14 amp
Engine starter Bendix
Hourmeter Yes
Headlights Two standard, incandescent, 27 W
Taillights or reflector No
Backup lights No
Rear work lights No
12-V outlet Optional
Transaxle:
Type K46 hydrostatic integrated with transaxle
Control Twin Touch™ pedals
Cruise control Yes, button on dash
Oil cooler Fins and fan on transaxle
Oil filter Internal, not replaceable
Differential lock No
Forward speed 0-5.5 mph
0-8.9 km/h
Reverse speed 0-4 mph
0-6.4 km/h
Brakes Internal wet disc
Chassis:
Frame Welded heavy-duty
Primer/paint E-coat/powder
Weight bracket Standard rear, optional front
Receiver hitch No
Front axle Cast iron front axle, front wheel ball bearings
Spindle bushings No
Front tires 15x6-6
Rear tires 20x10-8
Hood material Molded-in color hood material reduces sound, will not rust or dent
Fender deck material Stamped steel
Floor mats Sure-grip rubber
Storage On fender and under seat
Service interval decal Yes
Fender handles/grips No
Cup holder Yes
Equipment mounting Yes, heavy duty
Steering:
Type Manual, sector and pinion
Four-wheel steer Not available on this model
Steering wheel Large, 14 in.
35.6 cm
Tilt steering wheel No
Turning radius 16 in.
40.6 cm
Uncut circle radius 26 in.
66 cm
Seat:
Type Open-back design with grasp
Seat back height 15 in.
38.1 cm
Armrests No
Fore-aft adjustment While seated, slide rail, 14-position, 7 in.
17.8 cm
Seat suspension Tilt, two coil springs, three-position no-tools adjustment for operator weight
Lift system:
Type Foot pedal with optional adjustable spring assist kit
Hydraulic outlets No
Mower cut height 13 positions, 1-4 in.
2.5-10.2 cm
Cut height increments 0.25 in.
0.64 cm
Preset cut height Yes
Mower deck:
Type Side discharge
Cutting width Accel Deep™ mower deck, 42 in.
107 cm
Construction Stamped steel deck shell
Mower deck material 12 gauge
0.105 in.
2.7 mm
Mower wash port Yes
Mower drive system Electric power take-off (PTO) clutch, in-line belt
Mower wheels Two
Mower wheel adjustment Four-position, tool required
Mower level adjustment Exact Adjust ports and onboard deck-leveling gauge
Mower attachability:
Type Slide under tractor
Front draft arms Attached with spring pins at two points
Rear draft arms Two pins and spring clips
Mower wheels rotate No
Drive system Single belt
Safety:
Meets ANSI standard Yes
Meets OPEI standard Yes
Backup protection Reverse Implement Option (RIO)
Safety video Yes
Buyer's notes:
Notes One-piece hood for easy service access, molded-in color hood material reduces sound and will not rust or dent
Durable E-coat primer and powder-paint finish
Warranty 4 year/300 hour bumper-to-bumper* (*Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com or JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.)
Optional equipment:
Mowers 42A (standard)
Rear bagger 2-bag, 7 bu
247 L
Mulching system Yes, MulchControl™
Front thatcher 38, 46, 54 in.
96.5, 116.8, 137.2 cm
Front blade 44 in.
111.8 cm
Snow blower Two-stage, 44 in.
111.8 cm
Sprayer Tow-behind, 15 U.S. gal.
56.8 L
Tow-behind, 25 U.S. gal.
94.6 L
Mounted, 25 U.S. gal.
Spreader Tow-behind, 125 lb
57.7 kg
Tow-behind, 175 lb
79.4 kg
Mounted 125 lb
Front bumper Styled bumper option
Brush guard Yes
Weather protection Weather enclosure
Sun canopy Yes
Bucket holder Yes, double bucket
Grass striping Lawn striping kit
Tractor shovel 40 in.
101.6 cm
Tow-behind tools 16
Dimensions:
Height 47 in.
120 cm
Overall length 72 in.
182.9 cm
Wheelbase 49.4 in.
125.5 cm
Width with mower 50.5 in.
128 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 50.5 in.
128 cm
Width without mower 38 in.
96.5 cm
Weight Mower, no fuel, 542 lb
246 kg