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John Deere 8285R

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2011 - 2013   8R Series
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For the 2012 model year the John Deere 8285R offered an increased lift capacity on the three-point hitch.


Manufacturer:John Deere
Factory:Waterloo, Iowa, USA
Original price (USD):$211,192 (2011)

John Deere 8285R Engine:

   John Deere 9.0L 6-cyl diesel
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Fuel:183.6 gal [694.9 L]

3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:3/3N
Rear lift (at 24"/610mm):13,300 lbs [6032 kg] (3/3N 2011)
 17,300 lbs [7847 kg] (3/3N 2011)
 18,300 lbs [8300 kg] (4N/3 2011)
 13,600 lbs [6168 kg] (3/3N 2012)
 17,600 lbs [7983 kg] (3/3N 2012)
 18,700 lbs [8482 kg] (4N/3 2012)
Front Hitch:3N/2 (optional)
Front lift (at ends):8,800 lbs [3991 kg]
 11,450 lbs [5193 kg]
 12,300 lbs [5579 kg]

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:independent
Rear RPM:1000 (1-3/4)
 1000 (1-3/8 optional)
 540 (1-3/8 optional)

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:120.1 inches [305 cm] (1300 MFWD)
 118.9 inches [302 cm] (1500/ILS)
Weight:27218 to 30252 pounds
Front tire:420/90R30
Rear tire:480/80R46
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John Deere 8285R attachments:

 front-end loader
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8285R Serial Numbers:

- Serial numbers unknown -

John Deere 8285R Power:

Engine (gross):285 hp [212.5 kW]
Engine (max):314 hp [234.1 kW]
PTO (claimed):239 hp [178.2 kW]
Drawbar (tested):222.70 hp [166.1 kW]
PTO (tested):287.52 hp [214.4 kW]
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Chassis:4x4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock:hydraulic rear lock
 front lock on 1500 and ILS front axles
Steering:hydrostatic power
 ActiveCommand Steering (ACS) optional
Brakes:differential hydraulic wet disc
Trailer brakes:hydraulic and air optional
Cab:CommandView II cab standard with heat and air-conditioning.


Type:closed center pressure-flow compensated
Pressure:2900 psi [200.0 bar]
Rear valves:3 to 5
Pump flow:35 gpm [132.5 lpm]
Total flow:44 gpm [166.5 lpm]
 60 gpm [227.1 lpm] (optional)


Charging system:alternator
Charging amps:200


Cold-cranking amps:925

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Last update:August 30, 2013
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