John Deere 5055D

John Deere 5055D Utility tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 5055D is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2008 – 2014.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 5055D 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 5055D Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Utility tractor
Factory: Pune, Maharashtra, India
Original price: $18,754 (2014 )

John Deere 5055D Power

Engine (gross): 55 hp
41.0 kW
PTO (claimed): 47 hp
35.0 kW
PTO (tested): 51.22 hp
38.2 kW

John Deere 5055D Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 40
Battery CCA: 623
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 5055D Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Final drives: planetary
Differential lock: rear diff lock standard
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: mechanical wet disc
Cab: Folding 2-post ROPS
Transmission: 8-speed


Type: open center
Pressure: 2828 psi
195.0 bar
Rear valves: 1 or 2
Mid valves: 2 (optional)
Pump flow: 10.9 gpm
41.3 lpm
Total flow: 17.4 gpm
65.9 lpm
Steering flow: 6.5 gpm
24.6 lpm
Steering press.: 1958 psi
135.0 bar

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 2
Control: position and top-link draft control
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 2,810 lbs
1274 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Clutch: mechanical
Rear RPM: 540

John Deere 5055D Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech 3029
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 179 ci
2.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.19×4.33 inches
106 x 110 mm
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 55 hp
41.0 kW
Air cleaner: two paper elements
Rated RPM: 2300
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 5055D Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: SyncReverser
Gears: 8 forward and 4 reverse
Clutch: dry disc
Four gears in each of high (B), low (A), and reverse ranges. Synchronized shift between A and R ranges. Other shifts not synchronized.

John Deere 5055D Dimensions

Wheelbase: 76.8 inches
195 cm
Length: 133.9 inches
340 cm
Width: 57.3 inches
145 cm (axle flange)
Shiping weight: 4,189 lbs
1900 kg
Operating weight: 4,665 lbs
2116 kg
Clearance (front axle): 18.8 inches
47 cm
Front axle: Flange

John Deere 5055D Height
Hood: 53.8 inches
136 cm
ROPS: 94.8 inches
240 cm
  76.6 inches
194 cm (folded)

John Deere 5055D Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 1954

Nebraska Tractor Test 1954
Diesel 8-speed 2WD
September 24 – October 5, 2009
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 1954 file
PTO performance
Max power: 51.22 hp
38.2 kW
Fuel use: 3.0 gal/hour
11.4 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 47.39 hp
35.3 kW
Fuel use: 3.0 gal/hour
11.4 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 50.17 hp
37.4 kW
Fuel use: 3.0 gal/hour
11.4 l/hour


Is John Deere 5055D a good tractor?

The John Deere 5055D 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 5055D take?

Check out the John Deere 5055D 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 5045D

The John Deere 5055D was an agricultural tractor model made from 2008 – 2014

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