John Deere 2020

John Deere 2020 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 2020 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1965 – 1971.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 2020 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

John Deere 2020 Production

Manufacturer John Deere
Row-Crop tractor
Factories Dubuque, Iowa, USA
Original price was $5,800 in 1971

John Deere 2020 Power

Engine: 45.90 hp
34.2 kW
PTO (tested) 54.09 hp
40.3 kW

John Deere 2020 Electrical

Ground negative
Charging system alternator
Gas Batteries 1
Diesel Batteries 2
Battery volts 12
Battery AH 70
Battery Group 24T

John Deere 2020 Mechanical

Two-wheel drive
Final drives planetary
Differential lock mechanical rear OptOptional
Steering power assist
Differential hydraulic wet disc brakes
Open operator station.


Fuel 19.5 gal
73.8 L
Hydraulic system 10 gal
37.9 L


Type closed center
Capacity 10 gal
37.9 L
Pressure 2250 psi
155.1 bar
Pump flow 10.5 gpm
39.7 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type II

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO live
  independent OptOptional
Rear RPM 540
  540/1000 OptOptional
Mid PTO optional
Mid RPM 1000

Title serial numbers

1965 14502
1966 14680
1967 42721
1968 65176
1969 82404
1970 102032
1971 117500

FAQ: How to read a serial number table.

What year is my John Deere 2020? Serial Number Decoder

The serial number list shows the first tractor built in each year. The other tractors for that year will have successively higher numbers. Your serial number should be between two of the stated numbers.

The list only includes the numbers of the first tractors produced in each year. Your serial should be somewhere between two numbers.Unless you happen to be the first person to own a tractor, your number will not appear on the list.

John Deere 2020 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere
Displacement: 202.6 ci
3.3 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.86×4.33 inches
98 x 110 mm
Power: 64 hp
47.7 kW
Fuel system: direct injection
Compression: 16.7:1
Rated RPM: 2500
Torque: 141 lb-ft
191.2 Nm
Torque RPM: 1500
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 2020 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: gear
Gears: 8 forward and 4 reverse

John Deere 2020 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 85.8 inches
217 cm
Length: 140.6 inches
357 cm
Width: 88.2 inches
224 cm
Height: 88.2 inches
224 cm
Shiping weight: 4750 lbs
2154 kg
Ground clearance: 13.8 inches
35 cm
Front tread: 49.6 to 81 inches
125 to 205 cm
Rear tread: 53.2 to 76.8 inches
135 to 195 cm

John Deere 2020 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 936

Nebraska Tractor Test 936
Gasoline 8-speed 2WD
May 3 – 13, 1966
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 936 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed 53.91 hp
40.2 kW
Fuel use 4.8 gal/hour
18.2 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed 48.32 hp
36.0 kW
Fuel use 4.1 gal/hour
15.5 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power 43.94 hp
32.8 kW
Fuel use 4.9 gal/hour
18.5 l/hour
Gear 5 used for power test.
Max pull 5697 lbs
2584 kg
Gear 2 used for pull test.

Nebraska Tractor Test 938

Nebraska Tractor Test 938
Diesel 8-speed 2WD
May 7 – 17, 1966
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 938 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed 54.09 hp
40.3 kW
Fuel use 3.5 gal/hour
13.2 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed 49.31 hp
36.8 kW
Fuel use 3.0 gal/hour
11.4 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power 45.90 hp
34.2 kW
Fuel use 3.6 gal/hour
13.6 l/hour
Gear 5 used for power test.
Max pull 5547 lbs
2516 kg
Gear 3 used for pull test.


Is John Deere 2020 a good tractor?

The John Deere 2020 is one of the great tractors in the John Deere stable, and it has earned John Deere a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a John Deere 2020 take?

Check out the John Deere 2020 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 John Deere made the 2020?

The John Deere 2020 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1965 – 1971

How much horsepower is a John Deere 2020?

The 2020 engine tested at 45.90 hp
34.2 kW drawbar and 54.09 hp
40.3 kW kW PTO horsepower.

How much does a John Deere 2020 tractor weight?

Depending on the engine type, the John Deere 2020 weight ranges from 5770 lbs
2617 kg .

How much can a John Deere 2020 Pull?

The max pulling capacity of the John Deere 2020 tractors starts at 5697 lbs
2584 kg but may be slightly higher depending on the trim.

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