John Deere 5042D

John Deere 5042D Technical Specifications

John Deere 5042D is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2012 – .

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 5042D 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 5042D Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Factory: Pune, Maharashtra, India

John Deere 5042D Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 40
Battery volts: 12
Battery AH: 88

John Deere 5042D Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: manual
Steering: power*Optional
Brakes: mechanical wet disc
Cab: Open operator station. ROPS optional.
Transmission: 8-speed collar shift gear


Fuel: 15.85 gal
60.0 L
Hydraulic system: 9.2 gal
34.8 L


Type: open center
Capacity: 9.2 gal
34.8 L
Pump flow: 6.6 gpm
25.0 lpm
Steering flow: 6.6 gpm
25.0 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
Rear lift (at ends): 3086 lbs
1399 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: transmission
  live*Optional, with two-stage clutch.
Rear RPM: 540 (1.375)
Engine RPM: 540@2200

John Deere 5042D Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere 3029D
Displacement: 179 ci
2.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.19×4.33 inches
106 x 110 mm
Power: 42 hp
31.3 kW
Compression: 18.5:1
Rated RPM: 2300
Idle RPM: 850-2500
Operating RPM: 1400-2300
Torque: 109.2 lb-ft
148.1 Nm
Torque RPM: 1600
Firing order: 1-2-3
Starter volts: 12
Starter power: 3.4 hp
2.5 kW
Oil capacity: 9 qts
8.5 L

John Deere 5042D Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: collar shift gear
Gears: 8 forward and 4 reverse
Oil capacity: 37 qts
35.0 L
Four gears (1-4) in two ranges (A/B) plus reverse (R) range. Tractor must be stopped, and clutch used, to shift gear or range.

John Deere 5042D Dimensions

Wheelbase: 76.8 inches
195 cm
Length: 131.3 inches
333 cm
Width: 69.9 inches
177 cm
Height (exhaust): 87 inches
220 cm
Weight: 3990 lbs
1809 kg
Ground clearance: 16.3 inches
41 cm


Is John Deere 5042D a good tractor?

The John Deere 5042D 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 5042D take?

Check out the John Deere 5042D 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 5039D

The John Deere 5042D was an agricultural tractor model made from 2012 –

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