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Have You Heard of the John Deere 322 Lawn Tractor?

John Deere 322 for sale

✪If you’re looking for a John Deere 322 for sale, click here to see our latest offering. Many people – even those who aren’t John Deere enthusiasts – are familiar with the 318 lawn and garden tractor. But mention the John Deere 322 – and few people even recall it. With some sources pointing to […]

The Legendary John Deere 318, America’s Favorite Lawn Tractor

✪Looking for a John Deere 318 for sale? Click here to see our latest offering.  All you have to do is Google “John Deere 318,” and you’ll uncover countless results with glowing reviews of this legendary lawn and garden tractor. The 318 has developed a cult-like following over the years, with many enthusiasts suggesting that […]

John Deere 318 – One of the Most Popular Lawn Tractors Ever

✪Looking for a John Deere 318 for sale? Click here to see our latest offering.  If you ask a group of John Deere enthusiasts what their favorite lawn and garden tractor model is, the 318 is likely to rank at the top of the list. Manufactured from 1983-1992, this perennial favorite has become a bonafide […]

Restored John Deere Lawn & Garden Tractors for Sale

John Deere 318 for Sale

Here are our John Deere lawn and garden tractors, both currently for sale and upcoming. General specs and actual tractor images are shown in the table, and you can click the link to learn more or purchase.  Green Ridge Restorations, LLC does not offer shipping & delivery services, nor can we provide a cost estimate. […]

John Deere Lawn Tractors: Should You Choose Gas or Diesel?

Why should I invest in a diesel garden tractor versus a gas-powered mower? What benefits does a diesel lawn tractor have that a gasoline one doesn’t? Can a really expect greater longevity/reliability with a diesel tractor? We hear questions like these often. My personal choice is almost always diesel. Why? Here are 3 top reasons: […]

John Deere 318 – Your Top 5 Troubleshooting Questions Are Answered

Below are the five most common questions we’re asked regarding John Deere 318 troubleshooting. As well as the 318, the answers to each of these questions should also apply to the following lawn and garden tractor models: John Deere 316 John Deere 322 John Deere 330 John Deere 332 John Deere 420 John Deere 430 […]

The Later Generation of John Deere Lawn Tractors: The 425, 445, 455

John Deere 425 for sale

✪To see if we have a John Deere 425, 445 or 455 available, click here.   From 1993-2001, the John Deere 425, 445 and 455 Took Over as Kings of the Turf The John Deere 420 (released in 1983), 430 (introduced 1984) and now infamous Deere 318 ruled the turf until the next generation of lawn and […]

When you own a John Deere, you mow because you want to. Not because you have to.

John Deere 322 for sale

✪Want to see our John Deere garden tractors currently available for sale? Click here.  When you own a John Deere, you mow because you want to. Not because you have to. Over the years, I’ve enjoyed many a friendly conversation with customers. Most don’t simply arrive at the shop to pick up their restored John Deere […]

Compare John Deere Lawn & Garden Tractor Models: Quick Chart

What sets the John Deere 318 apart from the 316 lawn and garden tractor? Which models were diesel? Gas-powered? We hear these questions frequently, so here’s an easy comparison chart for you to reference. If you want to learn more about any John Deere model listed in the table below, simply click the model name, […]

The Robust John Deere 430, a Heavy Duty Lawn Tractor

✪To see our newest John Deere 430 for sale, click here. At 1,170 pounds and boasting a 20HP 3-cylinder Yanmar diesel engine, the John Deere 430 ruled many a lawn. Manufactured at the Horicon, WI John Deere factory from 1984-1992, the 430 was part of the 400 Series of lawn and garden tractors. This is a […]