John Deere 855

John Deere 855The John Deere 855 is a 2WD or 4WD compact utility tractor manufactured by John Deere in Horicon, Wisconsin, USA and Augusta, Georgia, USA from 1986 to 1998. The John Deere 855 is equipped with 1.0 L three-cylinder diesel engine and hydrostatic transmission with infinite (2-range) forward and reverse gears.

The JD 855 compact utility tractor used the Yanmar 3TN75RJ engine. It is a 1.0 L, 994 cm2, (60.7 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 75.0 mm (2.95 in) of the cylinder bore and 75.0 mm (2.95 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 17.8:1. This engine produced 24.3 PS (17.9 kW; 24.0 HP) of maximum output power.

The John Deere 855 is equipped with power steering, differential hydraulic wet disc brakes, open operator station with two-post ROPS (Canopy and high ROPS with extra headroom were available as an option) and 25.0 liters (6.6 US gal.; 5.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for JD 855 compact utility tractor:

  • Mid-mount John Deere: 60 in (1,520 mm) mower deck with 3-blades with hydraulic lift
  • Mid-mount John Deere: 72 in (1,820 mm) mower deck with 3-blades with hydraulic lift
  • John Deere 70A loader
  • John Deere 7 backhoe

John Deere 855 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 855
Length 2,800 mm (110.2 in)
Width 1,300 mm (51.2 in)
Height 1,920 mm (75.6 in)
Wheel base 1,620 mm (63.8 in)
Weight 2WD: 810 kg (1,786 lbs)
4WD: 848 kg (1,870 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 25.0 liters (6.6 US gal.; 5.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 475A
Cabin type Open operator station with two-post ROPS. Canopy and high ROPS with extra headroom (option)
Engine
Engine model Yanmar 3TN75RJ
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 1.0 L, 994 cm2, (60.7 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 75.0 mm X 75.0 mm (2.95 in X 2.95 in)
Compression ratio 17.8:1
Horsepower 24.3 PS (17.9 kW; 24.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30, API: CE or CD
Oil capacity: 3.6 L (3.8 US. qt, 3.17 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 3.8 L (4.02 US. qt, 3.34 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Power
Brakes Differential hydraulic wet disc
Differential lock Standard
Transmission model Sunstrand Series 17
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite (2-range) forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 17.7 kmh (11 mph) Reverse: 8.8 (5.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 17.0 L (17.96 US. qt, 14.96 Imp. qt.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 4.00×15 (2WD), 6-12 (4WD)
Rear tires Ag: 9.5×16
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy I
Control type Position control
Lift capacity 356 kg (785 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Middle PTO type Independent
Middle PTO spped 2,100 rpm
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO spped 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Hydraulic capacity 17.0 L (17.96 US. qt, 14.96 Imp. qt.)
Pressure 2050 psi (141.3 bar)
Total flow 5.6 gpm (21.2 lpm)