John Deere 3550

John Deere 3550 Technical Specifications

John Deere 3550 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1988 – 1993.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 3550 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 3550 Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Utility tractor
Factory: Rosario, Argentina

John Deere 3550 Electrical

Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 28
Charging volts: 12
Battery volts: 12
Battery AH: 100

John Deere 3550 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Open operator station.
Transmission: 16-speed synchromesh


Pump flow: 11.6 gpm
43.9 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540

John Deere 3550 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 359 ci
5.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.193×4.331 inches
107 x 110 mm
Power: 125 hp
93.2 kW
Fuel system: direct injection
Compression: 17.4:1
Rated RPM: 2300
Torque: 70.8 lb-ft
96.0 Nm
Torque RPM: 1500
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 12.2 qts
11.5 L
Coolant capacity: 20 qts
18.9 L

John Deere 3550 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: synchromesh
Gears: 16 forward and 4 reverse
Clutch: dry disc

John Deere 3550 Dimensions

2WD Wheelbase: 100.4 inches
255 cm
4WD Wheelbase: 101.6 inches
258 cm
Length: 184 inches
467 cm
Width: 85 inches
215 cm
Height: 113.4 inches
288 cm
Weight: 14350 lbs
6509 kg
Ground clearance: 13.4 inches
34 cm
Front tread: 61.4 to 78 inches
155 to 198 cm
Rear tread: 56.3 to 87 inches
143 to 220 cm


Is John Deere 3550 a good tractor?

The John Deere 3550 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 3550 take?

Check out the John Deere 3550 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 3550?

The John Deere 3550 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1988 – 1993

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