Locate your serial number in the third column labeled “serial number breaks.” This lists a range of serial numbers. If your serial number falls on or between the two serial numbers listed, you are in the right box. Look to the column to the left to determine the manufacture date of your lawn tractor.
How do I tell what year my John Deere mower is?
What year is my John Deere mower?
- Read the first character of the model number.
- Look at the second character, which will represent the type of mower or accessory.
- Read the third character to decode the year your product was manufactured.
Can you tell the year of a John Deere tractor by the serial number?
The 8th digit of the tractor identification number corresponds to the tractor’s model year. To determine the model year, locate the 8th digit of your identification number and compare it to the appropriate table below. The 8th digit of the number is 1.
How do I read a John Deere date code?
Identify the letter and numbers in positions nine through 12 in a 17-symbol VIN. In order, these identify the security code, calender year of manufacture, transmission code, and wheel or track designation. The calender year of manufacture will be denoted by an A for 2010, B for 2011 and so on.
Where is the serial number on a John Deere 425?
The tag will be located right above the engine on the frame, or underneath the engine. Also, the engine number will be listed directly on the engine.
Where is the model number on my yard machine?
Find your MTD equipment below to see where the Identification Tag is located. The ID tag lists the model number and serial number of your MTD product. The tag is approximately 2″ x 3″ inches in size.
|BRAND||PRODUCT(s)||WHERE TO LOOK|
|YARD MACHINES||ALL||On the deck behind the engine|
Where is the date code on a Briggs and Stratton engine?
The code is stamped directly into the metal of a Briggs & Stratton engine. Collectors of antique engines often jump past the model and type numbers to read the date code first. Wipe any grease and grime away from the code stamp with a cloth or moist towelette. Use a magnifying glass to see the numbers clearly.