John Deere 1520

John Deere 1520The John Deere 1520 is a 2WD utility tractor manufactured by John Deere in Dubuque, Iowa, USA and Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany from 1968 to 1972.

The John Deere 1520 is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.7 L (164.9 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine or a 2.7 L (164.9 cu·in) three-cylinder gasoline engine and one of three transmissions: a collar shift transmission with dry disc clutch and 8 forward and 4 reverse gears, a two-speed power shift with transmission dry disc clutch and 16 forward and 8 reverse gears or a power shuttle transmission with 8 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • John Deere. It is a 2.7 L, 2,702 cm2, (164.9 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 102.0 mm (4.02 in) of the cylinder bore and 110.0 mm (4.33 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.7:1.
  • John Deere 3164G. It is a 2.7 L, 2,702 cm2, (164.9 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 102.0 mm (4.02 in) and the piston stroke is 110.0 mm (4.33 in). The compression ratio rating is 8.0:1.

The JD 1520 is equipped with power assist steering, differential hydraulic wet disc brakes, open operator station, and 73.8 liters (19.5 US gal.; 16.2 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

John Deere 1520 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 1520
Length
Width
Height
Wheel base 1,870 mm (73.6 in)
Weight Gas: 2,615 kg (5,765 lbs)
Diesel: 2,655 kg (5,855 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 73.8 liters (19.5 US gal.; 16.2 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model John Deere
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.7 L, 2,702 cm2, (164.9 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 102.0 mm X 110.0 mm (4.02 in X 4.33 in)
Compression ratio 16.7:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Coolant capacity: 11.4 L (12 US. qt, 10 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model John Deere 3164G
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 2.7 L, 2,702 cm2, (164.9 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 102.0 mm X 110.0 mm (4.02 in X 4.33 in)
Compression ratio 8.0:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power assist
Brakes Differential hydraulic wet disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Collar shift with dry disc clutch
Gears 8 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.4 kmh (17 mph) Reverse: 8.1 (5 mph)
Transmission model
Transmission type Two-speed power shift with dry disc clutch
Gears 16 forward and 8 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.4 kmh (17 mph) Reverse: 8.1 (5 mph)
Transmission model
Transmission type Power shuttle
Gears 8 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.4 kmh (17 mph) Reverse: 8.1 (5 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 9.00-10
Rear tires Ag: 14.9-28
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends) 1,045 kg (2,300 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Closed center
Hydraulic capacity 37.9 L (10.0 US gal, 8.3 Imp. gal)
Pump flow 10.5 gpm (39.7 lpm)