John Deere 2550

John Deere 2550 tractor photo
1983 - 1986
2050 Series
Utility tractor
Series map:
*Estimated engine power for comparison only.
ManufacturerJohn Deere
Utility tractor
Built in Mannheim, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany
Original price$22,000 (1983 2WD )
$26,598 (1983 4WD )
John Deere 2550 Engine
John Deere 3.9L 4-cyl diesel
Fuel tank24 gal
90.8 L
Engine details ...
John Deere 2550 Transmissions
8-speed partially synchronized
16-speed partial power shift
8-speed power shuttle
12-speed partially synchronized
Transmission details ...
John Deere 2550 Power
PTO (claimed)65 hp
48.5 kW
Drawbar (tested)55.38 hp
41.3 kW
PTO (tested)65.94 hp
49.2 kW
Performance test details ...
Two- or four-wheel drive
Final drivesinboard planetary
Differential lockmechanical rear
Power steering
Differential hydraulic wet disc brakes
Two-post fixed ROPS. Canopy available. Sound-Gard cab optional with available heat and air-conditioning.
Typeclosed center
Pressure2300 psi
158.6 bar
Rear valves1 or 2
Pump flow13 gpm
49.2 lpm
Tractor hitch
Rear TypeII/I
Controlload and depth control
Rear lift2735 lbs
1240 kg
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTOindependent
 live *With reverser
Rear RPM540
 540/1000 OptOptional
Engine RPM540@2382
Dimensions & Tires
2WD Wheelbase89.2 inches
226 cm
4WD Wheelbase90 inches
228 cm
Weight6800 to 8330 pounds
Front tire7.50-16
2WD Rear tire16.9-30
Full dimensions and tires ...
2550 Serial Numbers
Location:Right side of main tractor frame, above front axle.
Charging systemalternator
ROPS Charging amps33
Cab Charging amps55
Battery volts12
Battery AH55
2550 references literature
Loaders, Spreaders and Blades published in 1984, by John Deere
Operator's Manual 2350 and 2550 (OML55481) published in 1984
Tractors 45 to 85 HP published in 1984, by John Deere
Utility Tractors Product Information Handbook published in 1984, by John Deere
Mechanical Front-Wheel Drive published in 1984, by John Deere
Agricultural Price List published in 1983, by John Deere
Tractors Hi-Crop, Low-Profile, Narrow- and Wide-Tread published in 1985, by John Deere
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Updated on August 27, 2022
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