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John Deere 1530 Maintenance

The John Deere 1530 is a 2WD utility tractor from Generation 2 series. This model was manufactured between 1973 and 1975. The John Deere 1530 tractor is powered by 164.4 cu.in (2.7L) JD 3164D 4-stroke 3-cylinder diesel engine. The engine has a cylinder bore of 4.02" (102 mm), piston stroke of 4.33" (110 mm), and rated power of 50 hp (37.1 kW).

The John Deere 1530 is fitted with 2 types of transmission. 1st type: 8x4 Collar Shift unsynchronized transmission. 2nd type: Partial power shift transmission with 16 forward and 8 reverse gears.

The maximum travel speed (forward/reverse): 17.1 mph (27.4 km/h) and 5 mph (8.1 km/h). The closed center hydraulic system used a pump with a rated capacity of 11 gal/min (41.6 l/min). The hydraulic pressure is 155 bar (2250 psi). The John Deere 1530 tractor was equipped with 6.00x16 front tires and 13.6x28 rear tires. The wheelbase is 74.1 in (1870 mm).

Refill Capacities
Engine oil capacity, gal (L) 1.5 (5.7)
Engine coolant capacity, gal (L) 2.75 (10.4)
Hydraulic/Transmission system capacity, gal (L) 9.5 (36.0)
Belt pulley oil capacity, pts (L) 2.3 (1.1)

Recommended Oil and Fluid
Engine oil type Torq-Gard, MIL-L-2104B, SAE 30, SAE 10W-20, 5W-20. API Service category SD, CC
Engine coolant type Cool-Gard Premix Coolant
Hydraulic/Transmission fluid type JD 303 tractor hydraulic fluid
Belt pulley oil type JD 303 tractor hydraulic fluid or SAE 80 lubricant

Service Intervals
Check battery and clean terminals Every 50 hours
Check hydraulic/transmission fluid level Every 50 hours
Lubricate axle hub bearings Every 50 hours
Change engine oil Every 100 hours
Replace engine oil filter Every 200 hours
Inspect and adjust alternator belt Every 200 hours
Check belt pulley oil level Every 200 hours
Clean air cleaner element Every 200 hours
Change engine fuel filter Every 500 hours
Check injection timing Every 500 hours
Replace hydraulic oil filter Every 500 hours
Change belt pulley oil Every 500 hours
Adjust parking and service brakes Every 500 hours
Check and adjust valve clearance Every 500 hours
Change hydraulic/transmission fluid Every 1000 hours
Replace air cleaner element Every 1000 hours
Clean and adjust wheel bearings Every 1000 hours
Flush cooling system and add new coolant Every 1000 hours

Replacement Parts
Engine oil filter part number T19044
Engine fuel filter part number AR50041
Engine air cleaner part number AT20728, AR84228
Hydraulic/transmission oil filter part number AR28271, AR75603, AR75601
Hydraulic/transmission filter seal part number R34733




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