JD 140 Garden Tractor

John Deere 140 Garden Tractor 

Built for Greatness in the late 60’s the legendary heavy equipment company introduced a new type of machine that was perfect for lawn maintenance on a large scale. The name of this machine was the John Deere 140 Garden Tractor. This tractor is considered to be one of the best in the industry and here are the reasons for why this is so.

Featuring New and Used John Deere Garden Tractor Parts.

The John Deere 140 has a lot of power for a small tractor. This machine uses a 12 or 14 hp Kohler engine and a Sundstrand hydrostatic transmission. What this means in simple terms is that this machine has a lot of power and flexibility when it comes to doing all kinds of work associated with your yard. Cutting grass with this efficient machine is not the only thing that the 140 can accomplish. The 140 can haul small loads, it can be outfitted to tow a dethatcher to clear off certain parts of land, and it can be outfitted like a regular tractor to perform farming activities as needed. The 140 is also great with speed and flexibility.

There are many extra parts on this tractor that allow it to be converted into other types of machines that will definitely come in handy when you are out on the land and performing some yard work or harvesting or planting of crops. These machines are a lot more expensive than the lawn tractors but they offer more in the way of power and the ability to be utilized for other important land maintenance functions.

Garden tractors in general are of better quality than most lawn tractors and if you are serious about the upkeep of your property and or need an efficient machine to help maintain it then this garden tractor is exactly what you need. So paying the extra cost for this kind of machine is not as bad as it sounds. Over the long run it will be more than worth the current expense. Also, keep in mind that if you do own a crop farm and you have a small fleet of these machines at your disposal think about how much more efficient your workers could be at accomplishing their various duties with one of these.

John Deere’s 140 garden tractors are among the best in its class. Don’t have one of these kind of garden tractors? Then it is highly recommended that you get yours now. Hopefully, you won’t be disappointed.¬† If you have an opportunity to purchase or restore one of these great tractors the time is now. John Deere 140’s are a great investment for your time and money.

 

140 Serial Numbers:
1968: 1001
1969: 10001
1970: 22401
1971: 30001
1972: 38001
1973: 46501
1974: 56501
Final: Unknown

 

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