John Deere 7810

The John Deere 7810 is a versatile row-crop tractor that belongs to the 7010 series. It was produced by John Deere between the years 1997 and 2003. This reliable tractor is available in both 2-wheel drive (2WD) and 4-wheel drive (4WD) configurations, offering farmers the flexibility they need for various agricultural tasks.

Engine Features
Engine ModelJohn Deere 6081T
Engine Type4-Stroke, 6-cylinder turbocharged diesel
Number of Cylinders6, In-line
Displacement496 cubic inches (8.10 liters)
Bore4.56 inches (116.0 mm)
Stroke5.06 inches (129.0 mm)
Rated Engine Power175.0 horsepower (130.5 kW) at 2100 rpm
Operating Speed Range1400-2100 rpm
Idle Speed Range800-2325 rpm
Maximum Torque785 Nm (579 ft-lbs) at 1400 rpm
Compression Ratio16.5:1
Firing Order1-5-3-6-2-4
Fuel SystemDirect injection
Injection Pump TypeRotary
LubricationFull pressure
Air CleanerDual paper elements
Fuel Tank Capacity71.5 gallons (270.0 liters)
Oil Capacity25.0 quarts (24.0 liters)
Coolant Capacity27.5 quarts (26.0 liters)
Electrical System Rating12 Volts
Charging SystemAlternator
Alternator Rating140 Amps
Power Take-Off (PTO)
PTO Operational TypeIndependent
PTO Horsepower150.0 horsepower (112.0 kW)
PTO Clutch TypeHydraulic wet discs
PTO Speed540/1000 rpm
Rear PTO / Engine Speed (540 rpm)540/2100 rpm
Rear PTO / Engine Speed (1000 rpm)1000/2100 rpm
Standard Transmission (PowrQuad)
Transmission Type16F/16R, partial powershift
Number of Forward Gears16
Number of Reverse Gears16
Clutch TypeWet Disc
Oil Capacity (2WD)91.6 quarts (86.7 liters)
Oil Capacity (4WD)103.6 quarts (98.0 liters)
Maximum Forward Speed17.9 mph (28.8 kph)
Maximum Reverse Speed18.6 mph (29.9 kph)
Optional Transmission (AutoQuad)
Transmission Type20F/20R, planetary gears
Number of Forward Gears20
Number of Reverse Gears20
Clutch TypeWet Disc
Oil Capacity (2WD)91.6 quarts (86.7 liters)
Oil Capacity (4WD)103.6 quarts (98.0 liters)
Maximum Forward Speed23.6 mph (38.0 kph)
Maximum Reverse Speed23.6 mph (38.0 kph)
Optional Transmission (PowerShift)
Transmission Type19F/7R, full power shift
Number of Forward Gears19
Number of Reverse Gears7
Clutch TypeWet Disc
Oil Capacity (2WD)96.0 quarts (90.9 liters)
Oil Capacity (4WD)108.0 quarts (102.2 liters)
Maximum Forward Speed23.4 mph (37.7 kph)
Maximum Reverse Speed9.8 mph (15.8 kph)
Wheels and Tires
Drive Wheels2WD/4WD
Steering ConfigurationFront Steer
Steering SystemHydrostatic power
Brakes TypeHydraulic wet disc
Front Tire Size (2WD)11.0×16
Rear Tire Size (2WD)18.4R38
Front Tire Size (4WD)14.9R28
Rear Tire Size (4WD)18.4R38
Hydraulic System
Hydraulic System TypeClosed center, pressure/flow compensated
Hydraulic Pump Type9-Piston, variable displacement axial
Implement Pump Flow26.0 gpm (98.4 lpm)
Hydraulic Pressure200 bar (2900 psi)
Number of Standard Remote Valves2/5
3-Point Hitch Category2/3N
Standard Lift Capacity at lift pin (2/3N)3500 lb (7725 kg)
Standard Lift Capacity at lift pin (3N)4050 lb (8925 kg)
Optional Lift Capacity at lift pin4560 lb (10050 kg)
Dimensions and Weight
Wheelbase (2WD)114.4 inches (2900 mm)
Wheelbase (4WD)110.2 inches (2790 mm)
Length187 inches (4740 mm)
Height118.5 inches (3000 mm)
Overall Width110 inches (2790 mm)
Weight (2WD)12,350 lb (5600 kg)
Weight (4WD)14,140 lb (6415 kg)
John Deere 7810 Advantages
Reliable EngineThe tractor is equipped with a reliable Kawasaki FC420V engine, known for its durability and performance.
Hydrostatic TransmissionThe hydrostatic transmission provides smooth and effortless control, making it easier to operate, especially for beginners.
Ease of UseThe tractor features manual steering and simple controls, making it user-friendly and suitable for various skill levels.
AttachmentsIt offers a range of optional attachments, including mower decks and snow blowers, enhancing its versatility for different lawn and garden tasks.
Durable ConstructionJohn Deere is known for its build quality, and the 245 is no exception. It’s built to withstand tough outdoor conditions.
John Deere 7810 Disadvantages
2WD OnlyThe John Deere 245 is available in a two-wheel-drive (2WD) version only, which may limit its traction in certain situations, especially on hilly or uneven terrain.
Manual SteeringWhile manual steering can be seen as simple, it may require more effort compared to power steering, which can be tiring during extended use.
Limited Speed ControlThe hydrostatic transmission provides infinite forward and reverse gears, but some users may prefer having a set number of speed settings for more precise control.
Noisy OperationLike many lawn and garden tractors, it can be relatively noisy during operation, which might be a concern if you have noise-sensitive neighbors.
Limited InformationSome specific details such as weight and maximum speed are not provided in the specifications, which can make it challenging to assess its full capabilities.
AvailabilityAs it was produced for a limited time (1993-1994), finding replacement parts or accessories may become more challenging as the tractor ages.
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