John Deere

OMM141871

Issue D0

Sabre Yard and Garden Tractors

1948GV/HV, 2148HV, 2354HV

PIN (010001 - )

and 2554HV

PIN (025001 - )

Introduction

Product Identification

Safety

Operating

Replacement Parts

Service Interval Chart

Service Lubrication

Service Engine

Service Transmission

Service Mower

Service Electrical

Service Miscellaneous

Troubleshooting

Storing Machine

Assembly

Specifications

Engine (1948GV and 1948HV)

Engine (2148HV)

Engine (2354HV)

Engine (2554HV)

Fuel System

Transaxle

Dimensions

Tire Sizes

Mower Deck

Recommended Lubricants

Warranty

Sabre by John Deere Quality Statement

Service Record

Copyright Deere & Company

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Specifications


Engine (1948GV and 1948HV)

Engine Manufacturer Kohler

Engine Model Number CV20S

Horsepower 14.2 kW (19 hp)

Displacement 624 cc (38 cu in)

Crankcase Capacity with oil filter 1.9 L (2.0 qt)

Spark Plug-Gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in)

Spark Plug-Torque 24.4-29.8 Nm (18-22 lb-ft)

Cylinders Two

Stroke/Cycle Four

Lubrication Full-Pressure

Oil Filter Standard Single Element

Air Cleaner Dual Stage

Engine (2148HV)

Engine Manufacturer Kohler

Engine Model Number CV22S

Horsepower 15.7 kW (21 hp)

Displacement 674 cc (41.1 cu in)

Crankcase Capacity with oil filter 1.9 L (2.0 qt)

Spark Plug-Gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in)

Spark Plug-Torque 24.4-29.8 Nm (18-22 lb-ft)

Cylinders Two

Stroke/Cycle Four

Lubrication Full-Pressure

Oil Filter Standard Single Element

Air Cleaner Dual Stage

Engine (2354HV)

Engine Manufacturer Kohler

Engine Model Number CV23S

Horsepower 17.2 kW (23 hp)

Displacement 674 cc (41.1 cu in)

Crankcase Capacity with oil filter 1.9L (2.0 qt)

Spark Plug-Gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in)

Spark Plug-Torque 24.4-29.8 Nm (18-22 lb-ft)

Cylinders Two

Stroke/Cycle Four

Lubrication Full-Pressure

Oil Filter Standard Single Element

Air Cleaner Dual Stage

Engine (2554HV)

Engine Manufacturer Kohler

Engine Model Number CV25S-69542

Horsepower 18.6 kW (25 hp)

Displacement 725 cc (44.0 cu in)

Crankcase Capacity with oil filter 2.0 L (2.1 qt)

Spark Plug-Gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in)

Spark Plug-Torque 24.4-29.8 Nm (18-22 lb-ft)

Cylinders Two

Stroke/Cycle Four

Lubrication Full-Pressure

Oil Filter Standard Single Element

Air Cleaner Dual Stage

Fuel System

Fuel Filter Replaceable

Fuel Tank Capacity 11 L (3.0 gal)

Transaxle

1948GV

Model Peerless, Model 820

Drive Train Transaxle

Travel Speed-Forward 0-9.8 km/h (0-6.1 mph)

Travel Speed-Reverse 0-4.6 km/h (0-2.9 mph)

1948HV

Model Tuff Torq, Model K62C

Drive Train Transaxle with foot-controlled variable speed drive

Travel Speed-Forward 0-9.8 km/h (0-6.1 mph)

Travel Speed-Reverse 0-4.6 km/h (0-2.9 mph)

2148HV, 2354HV and 2554HV

Model Tuff Torq, Model K66C

Drive Train Transaxle with foot-controlled variable speed drive

Travel Speed-Forward 0-8.8 km/h (0-5.5 mph)

Travel Speed-Reverse 0-3.5 km/h (0-2.5 mph)

Dimensions

(1948GV and 1948HV)

Overall Height 114.0 cm (44.9 in)

Overall Length 182.9 cm (72 in.)

Vehicle Weight 259 kg (570 lb.)

(2148HV)

Overall Height 114.0 cm (44.9 in.)

Overall Length 182.9 cm (72 in.)

Vehicle Weight 259 kg (570 lb.)

(2354HV)

Overall Height 115.7 cm (45.6 in.)

Overall Length 183.6 cm (72.3 in.)

Vehicle Weight 268 kg (600 lb.)

(2554HV)

Overall Height 115.7 cm (45.6 in.)

Overall Length 183.6 cm (72.3 in.)

Vehicle Weight 275 kg (606 lb.)

Tire Sizes

Front

Model 1948GV, 1948HV and 2148HV 16 X 6.50

Models 2354HV and 2554HV 16 X 7.50

Rear

Model 1948GV and 1948HV 23 X 9.50

Model 2148HV 23 X 10.50

Models 2354HV and 2554HV 24 X 12.00

Mower Deck

(48-inch)

Blades-Rotary 3

Blade Bolt Torque 84 Nm (62 lb-ft)

Cutting Height-Approx. 25-102 mm (1-4 in)

Blade Length 423 mm (16.6 in)

Cutting Width 1219 mm (48 in)

(54-inch)

Blades-Rotary 3

Blade Bolt Torque 84 Nm (62 lb-ft)

Cutting Height-Approx. 25-102 mm (1-4 in)

Blade Length 474 mm (18.7 in)

Cutting Width 1372mm (54 in)

Recommended Lubricants

Engine Oil John Deere PLUS-4

Transmission Oil SAE 10W30

Grease John Deere MOLY HIGH Temperature EP

(Specifications and design subject to change without notice.)