John Deere 4600

John Deere 4600The John Deere 4600 is a 2WD or 4WD compact utility tractor from the 4000 compact series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Augusta, Georgia, USA from 1999 to 2003. The John Deere 4600 is equipped with a 2.0 L (121.0 cu·in) four-cylinder diesel engine and one of three transmissions: an unsynchronized gear transmission with 9 forward and 3 reverse gears, hydrostatic transmission with infinite (three-range) forward and reverse gears or a partially synchronized power shuttle transmission with 12 forward and 12 reverse gears (24 forward and 24 reverse gears with creeper).

The JD 4600 compact utility tractor used the Yanmar 4TNE84 engine. It is a 2.0 L, 1,983 cm2, (121.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 84.0 mm (3.31 in) of the cylinder bore and 90.0 mm (3.54 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 18.0:1. This engine produced 43.7 PS (32.1 kW; 43.0 HP) at 2,600 rpm of output power.

The John Deere 4600 is equipped with power steering, wet disc brakes, open operator station with two-post fixed or folding ROPS, and 47.3 liters (12.5 US gal.; 10.4 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the JD 4600 compact utility tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere 1820 mm (72 in) mower deck
  • John Deere 460 loader
  • John Deere 48 backhoe

John Deere 4600 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 4600
Length 3,420 mm (134.6 in)
Width
Height 2WD with fixed ROPS : 2,240 mm (88.2 in)
4WD with fixed ROPS : 2,320 mm (91.6 in)
2WD with folding ROPS : 2,390 mm (94.4 in)
4WD with folding ROPS : 2,470 mm (97.6 in)
Wheel base
Weight 1,564 kg (3,448 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 47.3 liters (12.5 US gal.; 10.4 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA: 650A
Cabin type Open operator station with two-post ROPS
Engine
Engine model Yanmar 4TNE84
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.0 L, 1,983 cm2, (121.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 84.0 mm X 90.0 mm (3.31 in X 3.54 in)
Compression ratio 18.0:1
Horsepower 43.7 PS (32.1 kW; 43 HP) at 2,600 rpm
Torque 132.9 N·m (13.6 kg·m, 97.9 ft·lb) at 1,700 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 4.8 L (5.1 US. qt, 4.2 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 7.2 L (7.6 US. qt, 6.3 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Power
Brakes Wet disc
Differential lock Mechanical
Transmission model Collar Shift
Transmission type Unsynchronized gear with dry disc clutch
Gears 9 forward and 3 reverse
Speed Forward: 26.2 kmh (16.3 mph) Reverse: 16.0 (9.9 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 25.7 L (6.8 US. gal, 5.7 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite (three-range) forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 27.8 kmh (17.3 mph) Reverse: 27.8 (17.3 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 33.3 L (8.8 US. gal, 7.3 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model PowrReverser
Transmission type Partially synhcronized power shuttle with wet disc
Gears 12 forward and 12 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.7 kmh (17.2 mph) Reverse: – (0 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 25.7 L (6.8 US. gal, 5.7 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 8.00-16, 27×10.5-15, 10.00-16.5, 27x12LL-15
Rear tires Ag: 44×18.00-20, 17.5L-24, 22.5LL-16.1
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy I
Control type
Lift capacity (at 610 mm /24 in) 1135 kg (2503 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Middle PTO type Independent
Middle PTO speed 2,100 rpm
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Pressure 2500 psi (172.4 bar)
Valves 3 (optional)
Pump flow 9.9 gpm (37.5 lpm)
Steering flow 4.8 gpm (18.2 lpm)
Total flow 14.7 gpm (55.6 lpm)