The John Deere F525 comes with a 4.1-liter, four-cylinder, air-cooled engine that generates 17 horsepower. It operates at a rate of 2.5 mph in reverse and 5 mph going forward. The fuel tank has a capacity of 2.75 gallons.
The mower has 18-inch front tires and rear 13-inch tires. The caster wheel is 9-inch by 3.5-inch. The mower's tire pressure is 14 pounds per square inch, and the caster wheel tire pressure is 45 psi.
The mower has a wheelbase of 35 inches. It features a 48-inch deck, and the mower is 48 inches wide. The 838-lb. mower has a height of 42 inches from the top of the steering wheel and 22.4 inches from the top of the hood.
John Deere recommends Turf-Gard 10W-30 or Torq-Gard Supreme 5W-30 motor oil. Also, the company recommends John Deere Multi-purpose and the Polyurea and HD Lithium Complex Grease.