Parts for John Deere 285 Lawn Mower/Garden Tractor
Hay Tool Parts
Lawn Mower Blade
Ignition & Electrical Parts
Starters & Related Parts
Lawn & Garden & Specialty Belts
More about the John Deere 285
Make sure you have access to your tractor serial number, because there is a chance that the John Deere 285 parts you need depend on that serial number. That serial number is determined by the year of manufacturing, so for a 1988 model, it starts with M00285A475001 (46" mower), for a 1989 model it starts with M00285A595001 (46" mower), for a 1990 model it starts with M00285A010001 (46" mower), for a 1988 model it starts with M00285B475001 (50" mower), for a 1989 model it starts with M00285B605001 (50" mower), for a 1990 model it starts with M00285B020001 (50" mower), for a 1991 model it starts with M00285B100001 (50" mower), for a 1989 model it starts with M00285C615001 (50" mower + fuel injection), for a 1991 model it starts with M00285A100001 (48" mower). They also have expanding mechanical shoe brakes. The 3-point hitch is very reliable. It is also worth noting that the PTO.