Residential

John Deere 260B Backhoe: Key Features and Benefits You Should Know

July 17, 2017

Mid-2017 1023E and 1025R tractor owners have a new backhoe option at their disposal thanks to the introduction of the John Deere 260B. Built upon the concept and design of previous models, the 260B has been created to improve power and productivity that operators need to tackle a variety of projects around the property.

John Deere 260B Backhoe

In this post, we will take a closer look at some of the key features and benefits that the John Deere 260B backhoe has to offer.

A Closer Look at the Features of the John Deere Z950R

July 12, 2017

John Deere’s line of Zero-Turn mowers is designed to provide comfort and efficiency to contractors in all lines of work. The John Deere Z950R delivers on these fronts with features, such as Mulch On Demand™ and comfort and convenience controls.

John Deere Z950R

Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the Z950R.

PRO Mower Decks

This mower is equipped with a 7-Iron™ PRO mower deck, which allows operators to achieve a clean cut in a wide variety of terrain conditions. The deck is stamped with 7-gauge steel to minimize the number of welds, providing a smooth underside with fewer sharp corners. In turn, this means less material build-up for operators.

John Deere 2032R Attachments for Your Everyday Needs on the Job

July 11, 2017

The 32 horsepower John Deere 2032R can tackle a wide range of jobs, in part due to its numerous accessories. This compact utility tractor works with a number of different tires, weights, and a rear hitch, just to name some of the accessories that are compatible with the model.

John Deere 2032R Attachments

Let’s take a closer look at the John Deere 2032R attachments you may want to invest in for your needs.

iMatch™ Hitch

The iMatch Hitch is one of the John Deere 2032R attachments you may want if you intend on using 3-point hitch implements. The uniform hitch points reduce the amount of effort needed to add 3-point hitch implements.

A Quick Comparison of the John Deere X570 vs. X590

July 3, 2017

When it comes to John Deere X500 Series mowers, there are numerous features that owners can take advantage of, whether they need a machine for commercial or residential purposes.

John Deere X570 vs. X590

Let’s take a look at the John Deere X570 vs X590 and see how the highlights of these mowers stack up against each other.

Accel Deep™ Mower Deck

Both of these mowers have Accel Deep Mower Decks that have stamped-steel, deep, flat-top designs. This ensures that the cut quality is always optimal and clean. The mower deck is also suspended from the vehicle, which provides a level cut.

An Overview of John Deere Compact Track Loader Attachments

June 21, 2017

John Deere has several compact track loaders (CTLs) to choose from, but did you know that there are also many attachments available for these machines? CTL attachments can help operators with everything from moving material to tilling fields.

Compact Track Loader Attachments

Let’s take a look at some of the compact track loader attachments that may be able to enhance your productivity during the workday.

Rotary Cutters

The rotary cutters have double-edged blades, along with fast blade tip speed and a tapered side-discharge chute for clean cutting every time.

Digging Into the Details of the Latest John Deere Bucket Additions

June 19, 2017

Whether you’re moving rocks, dirt, mulch, snow, gravel, or any other type of loose material, one thing remains consistent: you need a bucket to help get the job done.

John Deere Bucket

While John Deere offers many different bucket options for its equipment lines, a few new additions recently hit the market to lengthen their list of offerings. Let’s take a look at the recent additions.

Four-Wheel Drive Loaders Welcome New Bucket Additions

With enhancing productivity and efficiency for John Deere 744K-II, 824K-II and 844K-III wheel loader operators in mind, Deere added 30 new bucket options to its lineup. The new lineup includes features such as:

How to Install, Operate, and Maintain a John Deere Hydraulic Hammer

June 13, 2017

Depending on the bit, hydraulic hammers can be used to take on concrete flatwork projects, break rocks, or to prepare dirt for the application of concrete.

John Deere offers customers an assortment of hydraulic hammer options, including the HH20C, HH40C, HH60C, and HH80C. Additional couplers are also available so the hammers can be connected to backhoes or compact excavators.

John Deere Hydraulic Hammer

Now that we understand a bit more about hydraulic hammers, let’s take a look at how to properly install, operate, and maintain them.

A Look at the Highlights of the John Deere 4066R

June 7, 2017

Agricultural specialists who want premium features in a compact utility tractor without the high price may want to consider the John Deere 4066R. This tractor has up to 66 engine horsepower, as well as perks such as Hitch Assist and LoadMatch™. Best of all, it’s designed to stand the test of time.

John Deere 4066R

Let’s take a look at the key features of the John Deere 4066R.

Four-Cylinder Engine

This four-cylinder engine is turbocharged with a gross engine horsepower of 65 and 2,600 rpm. Its electronic control unit is designed to provide operators with optimum fuel control as they work. The engine also has hydraulic lifters for quieter operation, a heavy-duty crankshaft, and direct fuel injection.

How to Install, Operate, and Maintain a John Deere Cold Planer

June 6, 2017

Cold planers are designed to help those on the worksite repair streets, level pavement, and cut drainage in parking lots, to name a few. John Deere currently offers four cold planer models (CP12D, CP18D, CP24D, and CP30D) as part of its Worksite Pro™ attachment lineup.

John Deere Cold Planer

Let’s take a closer look at how to install, operate, and maintain these models to you can get the job done quickly and efficiently before moving on to the next.

John Deere Oil Change Tips for D100 Tractors and ZTrak Mowers

June 5, 2017

The John Deere D100 Series and ZTrak™ mowers are commonly used to manicure lawns and leave behind a picturesque final product. However, for a tractor or mower to last a long time, it’s critical to perform regular maintenance, which includes oil changes.

John Deere D100

Here are some John Deere oil change tips for D100 and ZTrak Zero Turn mowers.

How to Change the Oil on a D100 Lawn Tractor or ZTrak Mower

  • Start by running the engine for a minute or two. This will warm up the oil so it will drain easier.