John Deere 2240 (1980-1982)

John Deere 2240 (1980-1982)The John Deere 2240 is a 2WD or 4WD utility tractor from the 2040 series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany from 1976 to 1982. This second version was produced from 1980 to 1982. The JD 2240 is equipped with a 2.9 L (179.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine and one of three transmissions: a partially synchronized transmission with 8 forward and 4 reverse gears, a two-speed power shift transmission with 16 forward and 8 reverse gears, or a power shuttle transmission with 8 forward and 8 reverse gears.

The JD 2240 utility tractor used the John Deere 3179DL engine. It is a 2.9 L, 2,933 cm2, (179.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 106.0 mm (4.17 in) of the cylinder bore and 110.0 mm (4.33 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.2:1. This engine produced 50.7 PS (37.3 kW; 50.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm of output power.

The John Deere 2240 is equipped with power assist steering, hydraulic wet disc brakes, an open operator station, and 62.5 liters (16.5 US gal.; 13.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

John Deere 2240 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 2240
Length 3,210 mm (126.4 in)
Width 1,600 mm (63 in)
Height 1,980 mm (78 in)
Wheel base straight a: 2,040 mm (80.3 in)
swept axle: 1,880 mm (74 in)
Ground clearance 520 mm (20.5 in)
Weight (operating) 2,245 kg (4,949 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 62.5 liters (16.5 US gal.; 13.7 Imp. gal)
Battery One or two 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model John Deere 3179DL
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.9 L, 2,933 cm2, (179.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 106.0 mm X 110.0 mm (4.17 in X 4.33 in)
Compression ratio 16.2:1
Horsepower 50.7 PS (37.3 kW; 50 HP) at 2,500 rpm
Starter Electric
Coolant capacity: 2.6 L (2.7 US. qt, 2.3 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Power assist
Brakes Hydraulic wet disc
Final drive Planetary
Differential lock Mechanical rear
Transmission model Top-Shaft Synchronized (TSS)
Transmission type Partially synchronized
Gears 8 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.4 kmh (17 mph) Reverse: 12.3 kmh (7.6 mph)
Transmission model TSS Hi-Lo
Transmission type Two-speed power shift
Gears 16 forward and 8 reverse
Speed Forward: 28.3 kmh (17.6 mph) Reverse: 8.4 kmh (5.2 mph)
Transmission model Direction Reverser
Transmission type Power shuttle
Gears 8 forward and 8 reverse
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.50-16 (2WD), 9.5-24 (4WD)
Rear tires Ag: 14.9-29 (2WD), 16.9-28 (4WD)
Three-Point Hitch
Category II
Control type Position control and lower-link draft sensing
Lift capacity (at 610 mm/24 in) 1,090 kg (2,400 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Independent or live
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Closed center
Pressure 2250 psi (155.1 bar)
Valves 1 or 2
Pump flow 13.0 gpm (49.2 lpm)