April 16, 2012
This excerpt was originally posted on the John Deere, Straightforward Blog April 3, 2012. You can view the original post here.
EPA Interim Tier 4 and EU Stage III B emissions standards for diesel engines between 56 kW (75 hp) and 130 kW (174 hp) became effective the first week of 2012, raising questions among contractors about the design, operability and cost impact of compact equipment falling within this power range. John Deere’s team of engineers has addressed these concerns while providing the smooth operability and efficiency customers come to expect from their compact equipment.