5 Tips for Maintaining Your John Deere Gator

May 22, 2013

John Deere Gator maintenance tips

Every vehicle requires an extent of care and maintenance; the John Deere Gator is no different. Whether you use a Gator for carrying heavy loads, trail riding, or towing, there is always a need for regular checks on brakes, tires, fuel, and any signs of wear or damage.

A John Deere Gator utility vehicle is an investment that is built to last. Deere engineers do all they can to prepare the Gator for all types of situations and variables, but once it leaves the dealership, it’s up to you to maintain the quality of your equipment.

Exhaust Filter Service Intervals: What to expect on your job site

August 25, 2011

This excerpt was originally posted on the John Deere, Straightforward Blog August 22 2011. You can view the original post here.

John Deere Servicing

Many contractors who are beginning to educate themselves on the impacts of Interim Tier 4 (IT4) are expecting ash removal every 3,000 or 4,500 hours depending on engine horsepower for the diesel particulate filter (DPF) component of their non-road diesel exhaust filters. Those are the figures most often quoted in IT4 literature because those are the minimum maintenance intervals required by the U.S. EPA.