The John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE is one of the medium snow throwers available for consumer use and also for commercial use. Consumers should be aware that the warranty is much shorter if you plan on using this snow thrower for commercial purposes.
With a 30 inch cleaning width and a powerful 15.5 foot pounds of torque, this John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE will more than meet the needs of most consumers with large driveways and yards to clear of snow. Combined with tool less snow drift cutters, you can cut your way through even the larges snow drifts.
The John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE comes with many features that operators will enjoy. From the 110 V electric start to the 6 speed friction disk transmission, with free hand control for easy chute rotation, you can manage this heavy duty snow thrower with ease. There is also a recoil start if you need to start the snow thrower without the electric starter.
This snow thrower comes with an aluminum super lo-tone muffler to reduce the noise of the snow blower and it also is CARB compliant to meet the latest emission controls.
John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower – Specifications:
- 15.5 foot pounds torque, with a 4 cycle OHV Briggs and Stratton engine
- 6 forward, 2 reverse friction disk drive system
- 30 inch cleaning width
- 4 quart fuel tank
- 16 inch by 6.5 inch x-trac tires
Engine: 15.5 foot pounds torque, with a 4 cycle OHV Briggs and Stratton snow series max engine
Transmission: 6 forward, 2 reverse friction disk drive system
Warranty: 2 year consumer warranty, 90 day commercial warranty ( The John Deere promise is not available on this product)
- Free hand control for easy chute rotation
- Push button 110V electric start standard
- Recoil start with large mitten grip
- Easy Steer® drive system giving continuous power to both wheels and auto speed adjustment
- Aluminized Super Lo-Tone muffler for reduced noise
- Cast iron gear case
- Steel auger with serrated flighting
- Deluxe console and handlebar design
- Large chute opening for increased snow capacity
- New dash mounted electric chute rotation with 200-degree turning radius
- Remote chute deflector
- Heavy duty embossed auger housing
- Heated hand grips with two settings
- Offset halogen headlight for better visibility
- Drift cutters standard
- Heat-treated, reversible skid shoes
- Throttle control
- Fresh Start® fuel cap standard
- Includes tool box and clear out brush
- This product is CARB compliant
Description of the John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE
The John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE sports a large chute for increased snow capacity, and operators can control the chute direction from the dash with a new dash electric control feature. The hand grips are heated to provide additional comfort during those extra cold days and nights when you are out blowing snow. Cold hands are no fun, especially when you have a large yard to deal with .
There is an offest halogen light to provide extra visibility after the sun sets and it is too dark to clear snow. There are also reversible skid shoes to protect your driveway, a 4 quart fuel tank, and a tool box with clear out brush. This unit comes with a fresh start fuel cap which allows you to add fuel additives to keep the fuel fresh for maximum efficiency and operation.
The John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE was retailing for $1499 US at the time of writing.
Customers can arrange for in store pickup or delivery of the John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE. Customers who pickup the snow thrower will need a small trailer to transport the snow blower. It must be rated to carry the weight of this machine. Delivery can be arranged for an additional cost depending on your proximity to the store you are making your purchase from.
Optional accessories were not listed on the web site, however most snow throwers come with the option to purchase snow cabs, chains and snow covers. Snow cabs provide protection to the operator from the wind and blowing snow during snow blowing operations. Usually they protect you on three sides and make it much more comfortable when blowing snow.
Snow covers provide protection to your snow thrower when you need to store it outside. They provide protection from UV rays and general protection from the elements which will help to ensure that your John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE lasts much longer.
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Safety & Operation
Operators are always encouraged to read the manual for the John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE prior to operating the snow thrower for the first time. Become familiar with the operation of the snow blower and also the safety features and operation of the snow blower.
Prior to starting the John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE each day operators should perform a quick circle check to confirm everything is in working order and there are no loose parts. Check the engine oil and top up if needed. Also fill the fuel tank to avoid running out while blowing snow. Fill the fuel tank while the engine is cool to avoid any possibility of fire. If you do spill gasoline, wait until it has evaporated before starting the engine.
Always shut the engine off prior to performing any maintenance or clearing the auger of ice and snow.
The John Deere Dual Stage Snow Thrower 1130SE maintenance schedule is outlined in the manual. Depending on how often the machine is used, you will have to change the oil perhaps as often as once a month, however in a light snow year you may need to change the oil only once per year. Always keep the engine oil fresh to prolong the life of the engine. Lubricate all recommended parts as per the schedule outlined in the manual.