John Deere 300

John Deere 300The John Deere 300 is a 2WD industrial tractor manufactured by the John Deere from 1965 to 1973. The John Deere 300 is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.5 L three-cylinder diesel engine or a 2.2 L three-cylinder gasoline engine and constant-mesh transmission with 8 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The John Deere 300 is equipped with manual or power (optional) steering, hydraulic wet disc brakes, open operator station and 62.5 liters (16.5 US gal.; 13.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

This tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • John Deere diesel engine. It is a 2.5 L, 2,490 cm2, (152.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 98.0 mm (3.86 in) of the cylinder bore and 110.0 mm (4.33 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.7:1. This engine produced 43.7 PS (32.1 kW; 43.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm of output power.
  • John Deere gas engine. It is a 2.2 L, 2,212 cm2, (135.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 98.0 mm (3.86 in) and the piston stroke is 98.0 mm (3.86 in). The compression ratio rating is 7.5:1. This engine produced 43.7 PS (32.1 kW; 43 HP) at 2,500 rpm of maximum output power.

Following attachments are available for the John Deere 300 industrial tractor:

  • John Deere loader
  • John Deere 92 backhoe
  • John Deere 92 II backhoe
  • John Deere 9250 backhoe

John Deere 300 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 300
Length 3,050 mm (120.1 in)
Width 1,840 mm (72.4 in)
Height 1,810 mm (71.3 in)
Wheel base 1,950 mm (76.8 in)
Weight 1,730 kg (3,814 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 62.5 liters (16.5 US gal.; 13.7 Imp. gal)
Battery 1x12V or 2x6V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model John Deere
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.5 L, 2,490 cm2, (152.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 110.0 mm (3.86 in X 4.33 in)
Compression ratio 16.7:1
Horsepower 43.7 PS (32.1 kW; 43.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm
Torque 149.2 N·m (15.2 kg·m, 110 ft·lb) at 1,300 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 6.6 L (7 US. qt, 5.8 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 10.4 L (11 US. qt, 9.2 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model John Deere
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 2.2 L, 2,212 cm2, (135.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 98.0 mm (3.86 in X 3.86 in)
Compression ratio 7.5:1
Horsepower 43.7 PS (32.1 kW; 43.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual or power (optional)
Brakes Hydraulic wet disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Constant mesh
Gears 8 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 25.0 kmh (15.5 mph) Reverse: 7.4 (4.6 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 38.0 L (10 US. gal, 8.4 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 7.50-16
Industrial: 5.50-16, 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 14.9-24
Industrial: 11.2-28, 12.4-28
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy II/I
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Middle PTO type Live
Middle PTO spped 1,000 rpm
Rear PTO type Live or transmission
Rear PTO spped 540, 540/1,000 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Closed center
Hydraulic capacity 38.0 L (40.15 US. qt, 33.44 Imp. qt.)
Valves 1 to 2
Pump flow 6.5 gpm (24.6 lpm)
13.0 gpm (49.2 lpm)
23.5 gpm (89.0 lpm)