Fendt Farmer 280S

Fendt Farmer 280S Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

Fendt Farmer 280S is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1996 – 2002.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Fendt Farmer 280S covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Fendt Farmer 280S Production

Manufacturer: Fendt
Type: Row-Crop tractor

Fendt Farmer 280S Electrical

Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 55
Charging volts: 14
Battery volts: 12
Battery AH: 88

Fendt Farmer 280S Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic drum
Cab: Cab standard with heat. Air-conditioning optional.
Transmissions: 21-speed
  21-speed shuttle


Pressure: 2611 psi
180.0 bar
Pump flow: 10.8 gpm
40.9 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear lift: 6151 lbs
2790 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/750/1000
Front RPM: 1000

Fendt Farmer 280S Engine detail

Engine Detail
KHD F4L913
Displacement: 249.3 ci
4.1 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.02×4.92 inches
102 x 125 mm
Power: 79.1 hp
59.0 kW
Fuel system: direct injection
Rated RPM: 2300
Torque: 200.6 lb-ft
272.0 Nm
Torque RPM: 1550
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

Fendt Farmer 280S Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Gears: 21 forward and 6 reverse
Gearshift with three gears (1-3), plus reverse (R), and three overdrive gears (25, 30, and 40 kph). Triple range gear split provides three speeds for each of the non-overdrive gears. Low and high ranges. Transmission also available with addition super-creeper range providing 30 gears forward and 9 reverse.

Fendt Farmer 280S Dimensions

Wheelbase: 85.8 inches
217 cm
Length: 143.1 inches
363 cm
Width: 74 inches
187 cm
Height (cab): 92.5 inches
234 cm
Ground clearance: 13.1 inches
33 cm
Front tread: 59.1 inches
150 cm
Rear tread: 59.1 inches
150 cm
Rear tread: 50.4 to 70.1 inches
128 to 178 cm

Fendt Farmer 280S Weight
  6548 lbs
2970 kg
Max capacity: 11023 lbs
5000 kg
Max Drawbar: 2205 lbs
1000 kg


Is Fendt Farmer 280S a good tractor?

The Fendt Farmer 280S is one of the great tractors in the Fendt stable, and it has earned Fendt a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Fendt Farmer 280S take?

Check out the Fendt Farmer 280S oil capacity and oil type in the engine specs section as it may vary across the engines. Keep in mind, that older models might have their oil capacity increased over time. You may compare between the early and late oil capacity.

Do tractors have VIN numbers?

Every tractor has a VIN number. The number is usually engraved below the driver’s seat. Tractor manufacturers put the number in different places on the tractor body.

What was the last year Fendt made the Farmer 275S

The Fendt Farmer 280S was an agricultural tractor model made from 1996 – 2002

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