John Deere 5210

John Deere 5210 tractor photo
1998 - 2001
5000 Ten Series
Utility tractor
Series map:
ManufacturerJohn Deere
Utility tractor
Built in Augusta, Georgia, USA
Original price was $21,795 in 2001
John Deere 5210 Engine
John Deere 2.9L 3-cyl diesel
ROPS Fuel tank18 gal
68.1 L
Cab Fuel tank23 gal
87.1 L
Engine details ...
John Deere 5210 Transmissions
9-speed unsynchronized gear
9-speed partially synchronized
12-speed power shuttle
Transmission details ...
John Deere 5210 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
Two-post ROPS. Cab optional.
Typeopen center
Pressure2855 psi
196.9 bar
Pump flow11.4 gpm
43.1 lpm
Total flow18.2 gpm
68.9 lpm
Steering flow6.8 gpm
25.7 lpm
Steering press.1955 psi
134.8 bar
Tractor hitch
Rear TypeII/I
Rear lift (at 24"/610mm)3374 lbs
1530 kg
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTOindependent
Rear RPM540
 540/540E *540E not available with collar shift transmission
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase80.7 inches
204 cm
Weight4205 to 5630 pounds
Front tire6.50-16
2WD Rear tire13.6-28
Full dimensions and tires ...
5210 Serial Numbers

FAQ: How to read a serial number table.
5210 Serial Location
John Deere 5210 serial number location
The tractor's serial number plate is on the right side of the frame, above the front axle.
Temperature sensor: potential cold-start advance sensor failure leading to a no-start condition
Charging systemalternator
ROPS Charging amps40
Cab Charging amps60
Battery CCA700
Battery volts12
ROPS Battery Group28H
Cab Battery Group31
5210 references literature
Golf and Turf Equipment Purchasing Guide published in 1998, by John Deere
Grounds Care Equipment Purchasing Guide published in 1999, by John Deere
Grounds Care Equipment Purchasing Guide published in 2000, by John Deere
Operator's Manual 5210, 5310, 5410 and 5510 Tractors (OMRE71736) published in 1996
New 5000 Ten Series published in 1998, by John Deere
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