John Deere 6100D

John Deere 6100D Utility tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 6100D is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2008 – 2012.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 6100D 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 6100D Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Utility tractor
Factory: Saltillo, Mexico
Original price: $45,299 (2011)

John Deere 6100D Power

Engine (gross): 98.9 hp
73.7 kW
PTO (claimed): 82 hp
61.1 kW
Drawbar (tested): 74.66 hp
55.7 kW
PTO (tested): 90.10 hp
67.2 kW

John Deere 6100D Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 70 (ROPS)
  90 (cab)
Battery CCA: 925
Battery volts: 12
Battery AH: 180
Battery Group: 31

John Deere 6100D Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD (optional)
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: differential mechanical wet disc
Cab: Folding 2-post ROPS or cab with heat and A/C
Transmissions: 9-speed partially synchronized with power shuttle
  9-speed partially synchronzied


Fuel: 41.7 gal
157.8 L
Hydraulic system: 15.3 gal
57.9 L
Front axle: 6.9 qts
6.5 L
Front hubs: 2.1 qts
2.0 L (each)


Type: open center
Capacity: 15.3 gal
57.9 L
Pressure: 2830 psi
195.1 bar
Valves: 2 to 3
Pump flow: 17.6 gpm
66.6 lpm
Steering flow: 6.9 gpm
26.1 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
Control: mechanical lower link
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 6,800 lbs
3084 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Clutch: dry disc
Rear RPM: 540/1000 (1.375)
Engine RPM: 540@2100

Title serial numbers

Location: Serial number plate on the right side of the tractor frame, above the front axle.

photo of 6100D serial number

What year is my John Deere 6100D? 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 6100D Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere 4045T PowerTech
turbocharged diesel
4-cylinder 8-valve
Displacement: 276 ci
4.5 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.20×5.00 inches
107 x 127 mm
Emissions: Tier 1
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 98.9 hp
73.7 kW
Fuel system: rotary mechanical injection
Air cleaner: two paper elements
Compression: 17:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Idle RPM: 850-2275
Torque: 274 lb-ft
371.5 Nm
Torque RPM: 1400
Firing order: 1-3-4-2
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 17.4 qts
16.5 L
Intake valve clearance: 0.014 inches
0.356 mm
Exhaust valve clearance: 0.018 inches
0.457 mm

John Deere 6100D Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere PowrReverser
Type: partially synchronized with power shuttle
Gears: 9 forward and reverse
Clutch: hydraulic wet disc
Oil capacity: 61.2 qts
57.9 L
Three gears (1-3) in each of three ranges (A-C) plus left-hand reverser. Forward/reverse powershift. Synchronized shift between gears with clutch. Shifts between ranges are unsynchronized: the tractor must be stopped and clutch used to shift range.

John Deere 6100D Dimensions

Wheelbase: 92.5 inches
234 cm
2WD Length: 168.5 inches
427 cm
4WD Length: 166 inches
421 cm
Width: 72 inches
182 cm
Height (cab): 107.5 inches
273 cm
Height (exhaust): 106 inches
269 cm
2WD Clearance (front axle): 23.5 inches
59 cm
4WD Clearance (front axle): 18 inches
45 cm
Clearance (rear axle): 26.5 inches
67 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 18 inches
45 cm
Front tread: 60.4 to 80.4 inches
153 to 204 cm (2WD)
Front tread: 59.7 to 79.4 inches
151 to 201 cm (4WD)
Rear tread: 59.5/63.5/67.6/71.3/75.4/79.4 inches
151/161/171/181/191/201 cm

John Deere 6100D Weight
Shipping: 7,275 lbs
3299 kg (2WD ROPS)
  7,940 lbs
3601 kg (2WD cab)
  8,510 lbs
3860 kg (4WD ROPS)
  9,170 lbs
4159 kg (4WD cab)
Operating: 9,090 lbs
4123 kg (4WD ROPS)
Ballasted: 10,860 lbs
4926 kg

John Deere 6100D Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1974

OCED Tractor Test 1974
Diesel 9-speed 4WD
May 20 – June 2, 2010
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1974 file
PTO performance
Max power: 90.10 hp
67.2 kW
Fuel use: 5.0 gal/hour
18.9 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 87.47 hp
65.2 kW
Fuel use: 5.1 gal/hour
19.3 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 89.33 hp
66.6 kW
Fuel use: 5.1 gal/hour
19.3 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 74.66 hp
55.7 kW
Fuel use: 5.1 gal/hour
19.3 l/hour
Max pull: 8,962 lbs
4065 kg


Is John Deere 6100D a good tractor?

The John Deere 6100D 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 6100D take?

Check out the John Deere 6100D 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 6100D?

The John Deere 6100D was an agricultural tractor model made from 2008 – 2012

Where is the serial number on a John Deere 6100D?

Lookup serial number plate on the right side of the tractor frame, above the front axle.

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