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John Deere 4255 Tractor (1992)

Manufacturer:

John Deere

Price:

N/A

Series:

4055 Series

Model:

4255

Factory:

Waterloo, Iowa, USA

Full Specifications

OCED TRACTOR TEST 1618 2

Description

Diesel Powershift 4WD April 1 - May 1, 1989 Link: OCED Tractor Test 1618 file PTO performance Drawbar performance Gear 7 used for power test Gear 3 used for pull test

Max power

104.28hp / 77.8kW

Fuel use

7.3gal/hour / 27.6l/hour

Power at rated engine speed

123.36hp / 92.0kW

Max pull

15,833lbs / 7181kg

OCED TRACTOR TEST 1627 2

Description

Diesel Quad-Range 2WD September 1 - 30, 1989 Link: OCED Tractor Test 1627 file PTO performance Drawbar performance

Max power

112.26hp / 83.7kW

Fuel use

7.5gal/hour / 28.4l/hour

Power at rated engine speed

123.69hp / 92.2kW

Max pull

14,635lbs / 6638kg

JOHN DEERE 4255 POWER

Engine (net)

142.2hp / 106.0kW

PTO (claimed)

120hp / 89.5kW

Drawbar (tested)

112.26hp / 83.7kW

PTO (tested)

127.91hp / 95.4kW

ENGINE DETAIL

Description

John Deere turbocharged diesel 6-cylinder liquid-cooled inline

Displacement

466ci / 7.6L

Bore/Stroke

4.5625x4.75inches / 116x 121mm

Fuel system

direct injection

Air cleaner

dual paper elements

Compression

16:1

Rated RPM

2200

Idle RPM

800-2400

Operating RPM

1500-2200

Firing order

1-5-3-6-2-4

Starter volts

12

Coolant capacity

27qts / 25.6L

Intake valve clearance

0.020inches / 0.508mm

Exhaust valve clearance

0.020inches / 0.508mm

ENGINE OIL

Oil capacity

19qts / 18.0L

JOHN DEERE 4255 ENGINE

Description

John Deere 7.6L 6-cyl diesel

TRANSMISSIONS OVERVIEW

Description

16-speed partial power shift 15-speed full power shift

TRANSMISSION 1

Transmission

John Deere Quad Range

Type

partial power shift

Gears

16 forward and 6 reverse

Clutch

hydraulic wet disc

2WD Oil capacity

64qts / 60.6L

4WD Oil capacity

68.8qts / 65.1L

Description

Four gears (1-4) in four ranges (A-D) with high-low power shift

SPEEDS 1

Description

With 18.4-38 rear tires

TRANSMISSION 2

Transmission

John Deere Power Shift

Type

full power shift

Gears

15 forward and 4 reverse

Clutch

hydraulic wet disc

2WD Oil capacity

53.9qts / 51.0L

4WD Oil capacity

63.4qts / 60.0L

MECHANICAL

Chassis

4x2 2WD/4x4 MFWD 4WD

Final drives

inboard planetary

Steering

power

Brakes

differential hydraulic wet discs

Cab

Cab standard

Transmissions

16-speed partial power shift 15-speed full power shift

CAPACITY

Fuel

65gal / 246.0L

Hydraulic system

13.5gal / 51.1L (Powershift 2WD) 15.9gal / 60.2L (Powershift 4WD) 16gal / 60.6L (Quad-Range 2WD) 17.2gal / 65.1L (Quad-Range 4WD)

HYDRAULICS

Type

closed center

Capacity

13.5gal / 51.1L (Powershift 2WD) 15.9gal / 60.2L (Powershift 4WD) 16gal / 60.6L (Quad-Range 2WD) 17.2gal / 65.1L (Quad-Range 4WD)

Pressure

2530psi / 174.4bar

Valves

2 or 3

Pump flow

26.5gpm / 100.3lpm

SCV flow

20.6gpm / 78.0lpm

TRACTOR HITCH

Rear Type

II

Rear lift

6175lbs / 2800kg *Advertised as 6550 pounds, the tractor was only able to lift 6175 during testing./8077lbs / 3663kg *With optional assist cylinder. Advertised as 8470 pounds, but actual tested lift was 8077 pounds

POWER TAKE-OFF (PTO)

Rear PTO

independent

Clutch

hydraulic

Rear RPM

540/1000 (1.375)

JOHN DEERE 4255 TIRES

2WD Standard tires (ag)

Front: 10.00-16. Rear: 18.4-38

4WD Standard tires (ag)

Front: 14.9-26. Rear: 18.4-38

DIMENSIONS

2WD Wheelbase

106.7inches / 271cm

4WD Wheelbase

105.3inches / 267cm

Length

158.6inches / 402cm

Width

96inches / 243cm *Minimum width with standard axle

Height (steering wheel)

92.8inches / 235cm

Height (cab)

116.5inches / 295cm

Rear axle

Rack-and-pinion: 3.375 by 113inches / 85by 2870mm

JOHN DEERE 4255 WEIGHT

Operating

12,225lbs / 5545kg (2WD Quad-Range) 14,050lbs / 6373kg (4WD Powershift)

Ballasted

15,570lbs / 7062kg

DIMENSIONS & TIRES

2WD Wheelbase

106.7inches / 271cm

4WD Wheelbase

105.3inches / 267cm

Weight

12225 to 14050 pounds

Front tire

10.00-16

2WD Rear tire

18.4-38

JOHN DEERE 265 LOADER

Loader weight

2619lbs / 1187kg

Height (to pin)

157inches / 398cm

Clearance, dumped bucket

123inches / 312cm

Dump reach

25.6inches / 65cm

Clearance, level bucket

150inches / 381cm

Rollback angle

43°

Breakout force (lift)

5730lbs / 2599kg

Lift to full height (at pin)

3920lbs / 1778kg

Bucket width

61inches / 154cm 73inches / 185cm 85inches / 215cm 97inches / 246cm

JOHN DEERE 280 LOADER

Description

For use on tractors with four-wheel drive

Loader weight

2795lbs / 1267kg

Height (to pin)

178inches / 452cm

Clearance, dumped bucket

152inches / 386cm

Dump reach

26inches / 66cm

Clearance, level bucket

173inches / 439cm

Rollback angle

41°

Breakout force (lift)

6220lbs / 2821kg

Lift to full height (at pin)

4580lbs / 2077kg

Bucket width

85inches / 215cm 97inches / 246cm

JOHN DEERE 840 LOADER

Clearance, dumped bucket

149inches / 378cm

Dump angle

60°

Rollback angle

40°

Bucket width

96.5inches / 245cm

4255 SERIAL NUMBERS

Location

Serial number plate on the rear of the 4255, above the PTO shaft

1989

1001

1990

3001

1991

5501

1992

10001

ELECTRICAL

Ground

negative

Charging system

alternator

Charging amps

120

Batteries

2

Battery CCA

925

Battery volts

12
The 4255 type tractor is part of the John Deere 4055 Series. The 4255 is a Row-Crop Tractors and that is often used for Agriculture Tractors operations. The engine of the 4255 tractors is impressive. This arrangement is more practical in the real world.