2017 John Deere Z345R with 42-inch Deck


John Deere
Z345R with 42-inch Deck



The Z345R offers unmatched quality, performance, and comfort along with exceptional maneuverability and trimming capability. With a heavy-duty frame, large tires, and convenient controls, the Z345R is an excellent value.

The Z345R takes on a wide variety of mowing jobs with a 42-in. Accel Deep™ Mower Deck that can side discharge, mulch, or collect grass and leaves with a convenient cut-and-throw rear bagger. The Accel Deep™ Mower Deck has a stamped-steel, deep, flat-top design that delivers excellent cut quality, productivity, cleanliness, durability, and versatility. Optimal performance and dispersion of clippings is provided, even at faster mowing speeds.

  • 22 hp (16.4 kW)* full-pressure engine
  • 42-in. Accel Deep™ Mower Deck
  • 7.0 mph mowing speed
  • 2-year/120-hour bumper-to-bumper warranty
  • Horsepower*: 22 hp (16.4 kW)
  • Model No.: M44 Intek
  • Displacement: 44.2 cu in. (724 cc)
  • Cylinders: V-twin
  • Replaceable Oil Filter: Yes
  • Cooling Method: Air
Fuel System
  • Fuel Type: Gas
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 2.1 U.S. gal. (8 L)
  • Fuel Fill Diameter: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
  • Fuel Indication: Low Fuel Indicator
Electrical System
  • Battery Voltage: 12 volt
  • Cold Cranking Amps: 300
  • Hourmeter: Standard
Drive Train
  • Dual Hydros: Hydro-Gear EZT w/1-in. (2.5 cm) axles
  • Forward Speed, mph (km/h): 0-7 mph (0-11.3 km/h)
  • Reverse Speed, mph (km/h): 0-3.5 mph (0-5.6 km/h)
  • Speed and Direction Control: Twin premium levers
  • Control Adjustment: 2-height/18 positions
  • Front Caster Tires: 11x4.0-5
  • Drive Tires: 18x8.50-8
  • Rubber Floor Mat: Standard
  • Seat Back Height: 18 in. (45.7 cm) medium-back
  • Armrests: Yes
  • Fore-aft Adjustment: 2.5 in. (6.35 cm)
Lift System
  • Type: Foot lift and hand lever standard
  • Type: Electric, 105 lb-ft
  • Drive: Belt
Mower Deck
  • Width of Cut: 42 in. (107 cm)
  • Type: Side Discharge
  • Mower Deck Material: 12 gauge, 0.105 in. (2.7 mm)
  • Wheelbase, in. (cm): 47.5 in. (121 cm)
  • Overall Length, in. (cm): 72.2 in. (183.5 cm)
  • Height, in. (cm): 40.1 in. (101.9 cm)
  • Weight (with fuel), lb (kg): 423 lb (192 kg)
Limited Warranty
  • Limited Warranty: 2-year/120-hour
*Per SAE J1940 as rated by engine manufacturer. The engine horsepower and torque information are provided by the engine manufacturer to be used for comparison purposes only. Actual operating horsepower and torque will be less. Refer to the engine manufacturer’s website for additional information. **Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com/Warranty or www.JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.



Horse Power
22 hp (16.4 kW)
Engine Type
M44 Intek
44.2 cu in. (724 cc)


Hydro-Gear EZT w/1-in. (2.5 cm) axles
Wheel Size
Front: 11x4.0-5; Rear: 18x8.50-8
Fuel Capacity
2.1 U.S. gal. (8 L)


Deck Size
42 in. (107 cm)
Discharge Type
Side, Mulch, Collect


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