John Deere X394 Lawn Tractor with 48-inch Deck

Three-quarter view of X394 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.

  • 48-in. Accel Deep™ Deck
  • Easy mulching with optional MulchControl™ Kit (one-touch or from deck versions)
  • 4-wheel steer
  • Automotive-style power steering
  • 4 year/300 hour bumper-to-bumper warranty
Key Specs:
Engine power 22 hp
16.4 kW
Engine manufacturer/model FS651V
Transaxle type K58 hydrostatic integrated with transaxle
Transaxle control Twin Touch™ pedals
Rear tires 22x9.5-12
Steering type Power, hydraulic
Lift system type Hydraulic
Cutting width Accel Deep™ mower deck, 48 in.
122 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 22 hp
16.4 kW
Displacement 44.3 cu in.
726 cc
Manufacturer/model FS651V
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
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, 15 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 K58 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 0-6.2 mph
0-10 km/h
Reverse speed 0-3.5 mph
0-5.6 km/h
Brakes Internal wet disc
Chassis:
Frame Welded heavy-duty
Primer/paint E-coat/powder
Weight bracket Optional front and rear
Receiver hitch No
Front axle Cast iron front axle, front wheel ball bearings
Spindle bushings Metal, replaceable
Front tires 15x6.5-8
Rear tires 22x9.5-12
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 Power, hydraulic
Four-wheel steer Yes
Steering wheel Large, 14 in.
35.6 cm
Tilt steering wheel Standard, five position
Turning radius 19 in.
48.3 cm
Uncut circle radius 15 in.
38 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 Hydraulic
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, 48 in.
122 cm
Construction Stamped steel deck shell
Mower deck material 10 gauge
0.135 in.
3.4 mm
Mower wash port Yes
Mower drive system Electric power take-off (PTO) clutch, in-line belt
Mower wheels Four
Mower wheel adjustment Seven-position, spring-loaded pin
Mower level adjustment Exact Adjust ports and onboard deck-leveling gauge
Mower attachability:
Type Roll under tractor
Front draft arms Attached with spring pins at two points
Rear draft arms Quick-pull pins
Mower wheels rotate Yes, 90 degrees for easy mower removal
Drive system Dual 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
4-wheel steering for unmatched maneuverability and trimming capability
Power steering with tilt steering wheel for exceptional maneuverability and comfort
Hydraulic power lift for superior convenience and ease of use
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 48A (standard)
Rear bagger 7, 19 bu
247, 670 L
Powered material collection Power Flow™ blower
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 74 in.
188 cm
Wheelbase 51.2 in.
130 cm
Width with mower 62.5 in.
159 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 53.6 in.
136 cm
Width without mower 45 in.
114 cm
Weight Mower, no fuel, 755 lb
342 kg