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John Deere 970

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1989 - 1998   70 Compact Series
Compact Utility tractor
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Production:

Distributor:John Deere
Manufacturer:Yanmar
Factory:Japan
Original price (USD):$16,500 (1998)
 

John Deere 970 Engine:

   Yanmar 1.8L 4-cyl diesel
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Capacity:

Fuel:8.5 gal [32.2 L]
Hydraulic system:5.5 gal [20.8 L]
 

3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:I
Control:position control
Rear lift:2020 lbs [916 kg]
 

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:live (two-stage clutch)
Rear RPM:540
Mid PTO:optional
Mid RPM:2100
 

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:68.9 inches [175 cm]
Weight:2670 to 3045 pounds
Front tire:5.50-16
Rear tire:12.4-28 (2WD)
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John Deere 970 attachments:

 mowing deck
 blade
 front-end loader
 backhoe
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970 Serial Numbers:

Location:Serial number plate on the rear of the John Deere 970, below the PTO shaft.
1989: 1001
1990: 1338
1990: 2242 (Power steer)
1991: 100001
1992: 110001
1993: 120001
1994: 130001
1995: 140001
1996: 150001
1997: 160001
1998: 170001

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John Deere 970 Power:

Engine (net):33 hp [24.6 kW]
PTO (claimed):30 hp [22.4 kW]
 

Mechanical:

Chassis:4x2 2WD
 4x4 MFWD 4WD
Final drives:planetary
Steering:manual
Brakes:wet disc
Cab:Two-post ROPS.
 

Hydraulics:

Type:open center
Capacity:5.5 gal [20.8 L]
Pressure:2250 psi [155.1 bar]
Pump flow:8.7 gpm [32.9 lpm]
 

Electrical:

Ground:negative
Charging system:alternator
Charging amps:20
 

Battery:

Number:1
Cold-cranking amps:550
Volts:12
 

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