John Deere x580 Specs, Price & Review 2022

A lawn and garden tractor from the John Deere X-series is the John Deere X580. In 2016, the John Deere Horicon Works plant (Horicon, Wisconsin, USA) began producing the X580 garden tractor.

The Kawasaki FS730V vertical engine was utilized in the John Deere X580 lawn tractor.

The Kawasaki FS730V is a compact, vertical-shaft, 726 cc (44.3 cu in) V-twin, air-cooled, 4-stroke internal combustion engine.

The FS730V features a vertical PTO shaft, overhead V-valves, cast iron cylinder liners, and a spherical combustion chamber in a 90-degree V-twin configuration. 78.0 mm (3.07 in) and 76.0 mm (2.99 in) are the corresponding sizes of the bore and stroke. 8.2:1 is the compression ratio rating.

At 3,600 rpm, the Kawasaki FS730V generated 24 HP (17.9 kW).

The Kanzaki K72A belt-driven hydrostatic gearbox (infinite forward and reverse), wet disc brakes, mechanical rear differential lock, and power steering are all included with the John Deere X580 tractor.

open operator station, independent PTO-shaft, electric clutch, and 16.7 liters (4.4 US gal.).

John Deere x580

John Deere x580 Price


John Deere x580 Quick Specs

  • Manufacturer:  John Deere
  • Drive System:  Hydrostatic Drive
  • Drive Wheels:  Rear Wheel Drive
  • Cutting Width:  54″
  • Residential Warranty: 4-Year Warranty

John Deere x580 Features

  •  24HP Kawasaki V-Twin Engine
  • 54″ Accel Deep™ Mower Deck
  • New, modern control panel and backlit instrument display
  •  Exact Adjust On-Board Deck Leveling
  •  Hydraulic Power Steering
  •  Warranty and Parts Support

John Deere x580 Specs


Cooling System Air Cooled
Starting System Electric Key Start
Oil Filter Yes
Air Filter Cartridge with Pre Cleaner
CARB Compliant No
Fuel Type Gasoline
Fuel Delivery System Carburetor


Drive System Hydrostatic Drive
Drive Wheels Rear Wheel Drive
Differential Lock Yes


Cutting Width 54″
Deck Construction Stamped Steel
Cutting Blades 3
Blade Engagement/PTO Electronic
Deck Lift System Power Lift
Cutting Options Side Discharge
Deck Drive Belt


Power Steering Yes
All Wheel Steering N/A


Seat Material Foam
Armrests N/A
Adjustable Position Yes
Seat Options N/A


Hour Meter Standard
Tow Hitch Standard
Fuel Gauge Yes
Front Bumper Optional
Headlights Standard
Roll Over Protection (ROPS) N/A
Washout Port Yes
Blade Stop System Yes
Cruise Control Yes
Engine Guard N/A
Rear Bumper N/A


Engine Warranty 4 Year Warranty
Residential Warranty 4 Year Warranty


Front Blade Yes
Front Snowblower Yes
Rear Tiller Yes
Bagger System Yes
Side Discharge Chute Standard
Mulch Kit/Plug Yes

John Deere x580 Review

John Deere x580 Attachments

48″ Mower deck

Type: mid-mount John Deere Accel Deep 48
3-blade with a hydraulic lift
Cutting width: 48 inches
121 cm
Weight: 143 lbs
64 kg
Overall width: 62.5 inches
158 cm
Cut height: 1 to 4 inch
2 to 10 cm
Cut positions: 13

54″ Mower deck

Type: mid-mount John Deere Accel Deep 54
3-blade with manual lift
Cutting width: 54 inches
137 cm
Weight: 151 lbs
68 kg
Overall width: 68.4 inches
173 cm
Cut height: 1 to 4 inch
2 to 10 cm
Cut positions: 13


Type: front-mount John Deere
Width: 48 inches
121 cm

47″ Snowblower

Type: front-mount John Deere
Clearing width: 47 inches
119 cm

John Deere x580 Problems

  • Engine failure on a Kawasaki with the John Deere X580
  • Stalled, surging, or rough-running engine of JD x580
  • JD engine overheating problem
  • Insufficient JD X580 engine power
  • John Deere X580 Electrical System Problems
  • John Deere X580 Machine Related issues
  • Patches of grass uncut
  • Uneven cut

The newly revised Accel Deep Mower Deck, which enables improved cut quality at higher speeds, and a backlit LCD instrument panel are just two of the many innovations available on the John Deere X580 lawn tractor.

Power steering and a hydraulic deck lift are features of the John Deere X580 garden tractor that improve operator comfort.

The X580’s on-the-go deck leveling feature makes it easy to change the 54″ mower deck.

Large, heavy-duty all-purpose tires and a locking rear differential are used on the X580 John Deere to improve grip while using front and rear attachments.

The 24 horsepower of the Kawasaki engine greatly improves the performance of a front snow blower or a rear tiller.

John Deere x580 FAQ

What engine is in John Deere X580?

John Deere X580 has a FS730V

Does John Deere X580 have power steering?

The 24 HP engine on the John Deere X580-48-inch Deck runs smoothly, and the optional MulchControlTM Kit makes mulching simple.

For ease of use, this lawn tractor incorporates power steering and a hydraulic lift.

How much does a John Deere X580 weigh?

636 lbs 288 kg

How much oil does a John Deere x580 take?

2.2 qts 2.1 L