John Deere 2550

John Deere 2550The John Deere 2550 is a 2WD or 4WD utility tractor from the 2050 series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany from 1983 to 1986. The John Deere 2550 is equipped with a 3.9 L (239.0 cu·in) four-cylinder diesel engine and one of three transmissions: a partially synchronized transmission with 8 forward and 4 reverse gears, a partial power shift transmission with 16 forward and 8 reverse gears or a power shuttle transmission with 8 forward and reverse gears.

The JD 2550 utility tractor used the John Deere engine. It is a 3.9 L, 3,917 cm2, (239.0 cu·in) four-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 17.4:1. This engine produced 73 PS (53.7 kW; 72.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm of output power.

The John Deere 2550 is equipped with hydrostatic power steering, differential hydraulic wet disc brakes, two-post ROPS or Sound-Gard cab, and 91.0 liters (24 US gal.; 20 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the JD 2550 utility tractor:

  • John Deere 146 loader
  • John Deere 175 loader
  • John Deere 240 loader
  • John Deere 245 loader

John Deere 2550 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 2550
Length 3,380 mm (133.1 in)
Width
Height (Cab) 2,570 mm (101.2 in)
Wheel base 2WD: 2,260 mm (89.0 in)
2WD: 2,280 mm (90.0 in)
Ground clearance 2WD: 620 mm (24.4 in)
2WD: 440 mm (17.5 in)
Weight (ballasted) 3,850 kg (8,490 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 91.0 liters (24 US gal.; 20 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Two-post ROPS or Sound-Gard cab
Engine
Engine model John Deere
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 3.9 L, 3,917 cm2, (239.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 106.0 mm X 110.0 mm (4.17 in X 4.33 in)
Compression ratio 17.4:1
Horsepower 73 PS (53.7 kW; 72.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm
Starter Electric
Coolant capacity: 12.9 L (13.6 US. qt, 11.4 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Hydrostatic power
Brakes Differential hydraulic wet disc
Final drive Differential lock: rear standard
Transmission model Top-Shaft Synchronized
Transmission type Partially synchronized
Gears 8 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.3 kmh (17 mph) Reverse: 12.2 (7.6 mph)
Transmission model Hi-Lo Top-Shaft Synchronized
Transmission type Partial power shift
Gears 16 forward and 8 reverse
Speed Forward: 28.6 kmh (17.8 mph) Reverse: 12.9 (8 mph)
Transmission model Direction Reverser
Transmission type Power shuttle
Gears 8 forward and reverse
Tires
Front tires Ag: 7.50-16 (2WD), 11.2-24 (4WD)
Rear tires Ag: 16.9-30
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy II/I
Control type Load and depth control
Lift capacity (at ends) 1,240 kg (2,735 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Independent or live (with reverser)
Rear PTO speed 540, 540/1,000 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Closed center
Pressure 2300 psi (158.6 bar)
Valves 1 or 2
Pump flow 13.0 gpm (49.2 lpm)