"Excellent compact utility tractor. 23 hp Yanmar diesel. You can add a front bucket, it has a rear PTO, and it drives like a lawn tractor. Perfect if..."
"I have only had the tractor and run it 10 hours or so. I like it so far. 62 inch cut with mulcher deck has served me well over rather rough and..."
"Nice unit and easy to operate & maintain. Somewhat small for my use, but will complete the required tasks. HST is decent but struggles with pulling..."
"Bought this tractor off of CL this past spring. I am the third owner. I had only 82 hrs on it when I got it. I came with an auger and FEL. For 10K I..."
"After my original review of my new to me JD 2305, I may have not given it a fair review. After putting a few more hours on it using the loader. I can..."
"Purchased this used 2305 after almost a year of looking for a SCUT with loader. Just happened to look on Craigslist and this one was just posted and..."
"Grass clippings get blown into the radiator screen and causes overheating. Poor design!..."
"Never had as many flats on a tractor, found out tractor front rim was defective...."
"Turf tires looked good the day I bought it from an individual. After using it that evening, and most of the next, I realized I had a flat on the right..."
"Very useful tractor around the yard. Starts well even when it's cold. Independent lift on mower does not stay up even when tractor is running and..."
"This my first tractor and I have found it brings a smile every time I saddle up. It isn't too big and it isn't too small. I maintain about 3 of my 5..."
"Good quality, great starting little tractor. Cuts grass well, comes up a little small on most other tasks. Fuel cap in the center of hood is really..."
"It does everything I ask it to do. 5' 3 point finishing mower does 10 acres golf course type grass. The loader's small but works great. Debris forks..."
"I have the 2305 with a 200CX loader, carry all, and 62 inch MMM. I use it pretty hard. Digging stumps, moving rocks, mowing unlevel paddocks. It's..."
"Used mostly as mowing rig. The Powerflo has unbelievable suction; deep thick wet leaves, no problem. The 200cx quick park loader, couldn't ask it to..."
"Bought new with belly mower and front loader. Used to mow 1.5 acres, snow removal and to provide lift support for my son's tree service company...."
"Stinky may be tiny but she harrows, scoops mud, digs post holes, and moves gravel like a big tractor. I've borrowed my neighbor's big old Kubota..."
"I purchased my John Deere 2305 to replace a JD444 that I had been using. It was a package deal that included the tractor, 54 inch mower deck, weight..."
"This JD2305 is powered by a 24HP diesel and I power a 54" mower, a bagger system and a front end loader (bucket).
With the JD2305 PTO I run a..."
"I purchased the tractor in 2009 with a MMM. It has been nearly trouble free since I have owned it except for a power steering hose failure in 2010...."