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John Deere 5500

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1996 - 1997   5000 Utility Series
Utility tractor
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Series back:John Deere 5400



Manufacturer:John Deere
Factory:Augusta, Georgia, USA
Original price (USD):$28,000 (1997)


5500N:narrow, orchard tractor

John Deere 5500 Engine:

   John Deere 3.9L 4-cyl diesel
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Fuel:23 gal [87.1 L]

3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:II/I
Control:position control with top-link draft sensing
Rear lift (at 24"/610mm):3,374 lbs [1530 kg]

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:independent
Rear RPM:540

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:85.7 inches [217 cm]
Weight:5,780 lbs [2621 kg]
Front tire:7.50-16
Rear tire:16.9-30 (2WD)
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John Deere 5500 attachments:

 front-end loader
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5500 Serial Numbers:

Location:On main right side of main tractor frame, near front axle.
1996: 550003
1997: 650000

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John Deere 5500 Power:

Engine (gross):83.2 hp [62.0 kW]
PTO (claimed):73 hp [54.4 kW]
Drawbar (tested):63.11 hp [47.1 kW]
PTO (tested):74.04 hp [55.2 kW]
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Chassis:4x2 2WD
 4x4 MFWD 4WD (optional)
Differential lock:mechanical standard
Steering:hydrostatic power
Brakes:differential hydraulic wet disc
Cab:Two-post folding ROPS. Cab optional with air-conditioning.


Type:open center
Pressure:2750 psi [189.6 bar]
Valves:1 to 3
Pump flow:16.4 gpm [62.1 lpm]
Total flow:23.2 gpm [87.8 lpm]
Steering flow:6.8 gpm [25.7 lpm]


Charging system:alternator



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