John Deere 5220

John Deere 5220 tractor photo
2001 - 2004
5000 Twenty Series
Utility tractor
Series map:
ManufacturerJohn Deere
Utility tractor
Built in Augusta, Georgia, USA
Original price was $22,500 in 2004
The John Deere 5220 is nearly identical to the model 5210 it replaced.
John Deere 5220 Engine
John Deere 2.9L 3-cyl diesel
Engine details ...
John Deere 5220 Transmissions
9-speed collar shift
9-speed partially synchronized
12-speed power shuttle
Transmission details ...
John Deere 5220 Power
Engine53 hp
39.5 kW
PTO (claimed)45 hp
33.6 kW
PTO (tested)46.16 hp
34.4 kW
Performance test details ...
Two- or four-wheel drive
Power steering
Hydraulic wet disc brakes
ROPS with straddle-mount platform. Optional ROPS with isolated platform (IOOS). Optional cab.
Fuel18 gal (ROPS early)
68.1 L
 20 gal (ROPS late)
75.7 L
 27 gal (IOOS/cab small)
102.2 L
 29.5 gal (IOOS/cab large)
111.7 L
Hydraulic system10 gal
37.9 L
 11.5 gal (PowrReverser)
43.5 L
Front axle6.6 qts
6.2 L
Front hubs0.74 qts (each)
0.7 L
Front diff.5.2 qts
4.9 L
Typeopen center
Capacity10 gal
37.9 L
 11.5 gal (PowrReverser)
43.5 L
Pressure2800 psi
193.1 bar
Valves2 to 3
Pump flow11.4 gpm
43.1 lpm
Steering flow6.8 gpm
25.7 lpm
Steering press.1900 psi
131.0 bar
Tractor hitch
Rear TypeII/I
Rear lift (at 24"/610mm)3,374 lbs
1530 kg
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTOindependent
Rear RPM540
Engine RPM540@2400
Dimensions & Tires
ROPS Wheelbase80.7 inches
204 cm
2WD Cab Wheelbase79 inches
200 cm
4WD Cab Wheelbase80 inches
203 cm
Weight3576 to 6031 pounds
Front tire6.5-16
Rear tire13.6-28
Full dimensions and tires ...
5220 Serial Numbers
Location:The tractor's serial number plate is on the right side of the frame, above the front axle.

FAQ: How to read a serial number table.
Temperature sensor: potential cold-start advance sensor failure leading to a no-start condition
Charging systemalternator
ROPS Charging amps40
Cab Charging amps60
Battery CCA700 (early)
 950 (late)
Battery volts12
Battery Group31
5220 references literature
Grounds Care Equipment Purchasing Guide published in 2001, by John Deere
5020 Series Tractors published in 2004, by John Deere
Page information
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Peter Easterlund - owner/author
Updated on February 18, 2023
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