John Deere 7215R

John Deere 7215R Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 7215R is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2011 – 2013.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 7215R 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 7215R Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Waterloo, Iowa, USA

John Deere 7215R Power

Engine (gross): 215 hp
160.3 kW
Engine (max): 237 hp
176.7 kW
PTO (claimed): 178 hp
132.7 kW
Drawbar (tested): 172.34 hp
128.5 kW
PTO (tested): 216.29 hp
161.3 kW

John Deere 7215R Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 200
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 925
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 7215R Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: full-locking electrohydraulic rear. Limited slip front axle. Electrohydraulic on TLS Plus front axle with front brakes.
Steering: hydrostatic power
  ActiveCommand Steering optional
Cab: CommandView II Cab. AutoTrac ready. ISO 1178.3 ISOBUS connection. JDLink and Service ADVISOR Remote available.
Transmissions: 16-speed partial power shift
  20-speed partial power shift
  20-speed power shift
  infinitely variable transmission


Type: closed-center pressure and flow compensated (PFC)
Pressure: 2958 psi
204.0 bar
Rear valves: 6 (max)
Mid valves: 0 to 2
Pump flow: 32 gpm
121.1 lpm
  43 gpm
162.8 lpm (optional)
  59 gpm
223.3 lpm (optional)
SCV flow: 35 gpm
132.5 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 3/3N
Control: electrohydraulic sensing
Rear lift: 12,000 lbs
5443 kg
  15,200 lbs
6894 kg (optional)
Front Hitch: 3N (optional)
Front lift: 11,464 lbs
5200 kg
Drawbar: Category 3 drawbar standard with 4,050 to 6,000 pound rating. High-capacity 10,000 Cat. 3 drawbar optional.

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 1000 (1.75)
  540/1000 (1.375/1.75)
  540/540E/1000 (1.375/1.75)
  540/540E/1000/1000E (1.375/1.75)
Engine RPM: 540@1950
Front PTO: optional
Front RPM: 1000 (1.375)
  1000 (1.75)

John Deere 7215R Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech PSX
turbocharged aftercooled diesel
6-cylinder 24-valve
Displacement: 414 ci
6.8 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.19×5.00 inches
106 x 127 mm
Emissions: Tier 4A
Emission control: exhaust gas recirculation (EGR)
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 215 hp
160.3 kW
Maximum Power (EC 97/68): 237 hp
176.7 kW
Fuel system: electronic high-pressure common rail
Air cleaner: dual stage dry
Compression: 17.2:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 7215R Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere PowrQuad Plus
Type: partial power shift
Gears: 16 forward and reverse
Four gears (1-4) in four ranges (A-D) with left-hand reverser lever. Push-button power shifting between gears. Synchronized shifting between ranges using the foot clutch, or de-clutch button. Power shuttle shifting between forward and reverse.

John Deere 7215R Dimensions

Wheelbase: 115.2 inches
292 cm
Front axle: 1150 Series standard
Front axle: Triple-Link Suspension Plus optional
Rear axle: Standard axle: 3.94 by 118.5 inches
100 by 3009 mm
Rear axle: 3.94 by 100.4 inches
100 by 2550 mm
Rear axle: 3.94 by 110.5 inches
100 by 2806 mm
Front tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm

John Deere 7215R Weight
  23,080 lbs
10469 kg
TLS Plus : 26,335 lbs
11945 kg
Max capacity: 31,967 lbs
14500 kg
Max front axle: 14,330 lbs
6500 kg
Max rear axle: 23,149 lbs
10500 kg

John Deere 7215R Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2055

OCED Tractor Test 2055
Diesel CommandQuad 4WD
October 12 – 14, 2011
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2055 file
PTO performance
Max power: 216.29 hp
161.3 kW
Fuel use: 11.7 gal/hour
44.3 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 190.20 hp
141.8 kW
Fuel use: 10.8 gal/hour
40.9 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 213.07 hp
158.9 kW
Fuel use: 11.7 gal/hour
44.3 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 172.34 hp
128.5 kW
Fuel use: 10.9 gal/hour
41.3 l/hour
Max pull: 20652 lbs
9367 kg


Is John Deere 7215R a good tractor?

The John Deere 7215R 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 7215R take?

Check out the John Deere 7215R 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 7200R

The John Deere 7215R was an agricultural tractor model made from 2011 – 2013

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