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John Deere 2510 Maintenance

The John Deere 2510 is a two-wheel drive row-crop tractor. This model was manufactured between 1965 and 1968. The John Deere 2510 tractor is powered by 202.7 cubic inches four-cylinder valve-in-head diesel engine with a maximum power of 53 Hp (39.3 kW) at 2500 rev/min, or 180.4 cubic inches 4-cylinder 8-valve gasoline engine.

The John Deere 2510 is fitted with two types of transmission. Type 1: 8x2 Syncro range partially synchronized transmission. Type 2: Full Power shift transmission with 8 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The maximum forward speed - 17.5 mph (28.1 km/h), max. reverse speed - 4.7 mph (7.5 km/h). The closed center constant pressure hydraulic system used a piston pump with rated capacity of 12.4 gpm (47 lpm). The main relief pressure is 155 bar (2250 psi). The John Deere 2510 is equipped with 6.00x16 front tyres and 13.6x38 rear tyres. The wheelbase is 90 inches (2280 mm). The tractor is compatible with a John Deere 48 front end loader with a lifting capacity to maximum height of 2400 lbs (1088 kg), and breakout force of 3600 lbs (1632 kg).

Refill Capacities
Engine oil capacity, gal (L) 1.85 (7.0)
Engine coolant capacity, gal (L) 3.7 (14.0)
Hydraulic system capacity (Syncro-range transmission), gal (L) 8.0 (30.3)
Hydraulic system capacity (Power-shift transmission), gal (L) 11.0 (41.6)
Belt pulley oil capacity, qts (L) 1.3 (1.2)
Final drive housing capacity (Hi-crop), qts (L) 1.75 (1.65)

Recommended Oil and Fluid
Engine oil type Torq-Gard, SAE 30, SAE 10W-30, 20W-40. API Service category MS, DM
Engine coolant type Cool-Gard Premix Coolant
Hydraulic/Transmission fluid type JD 303 Special-Purpose Oil
Belt pulley oil type JD 303 Special-Purpose Oil
Final drive housing capacity oil type (Hi-crop) Gear Lubricant SAE 80, SAE 90

Service Intervals
Check hydraulic/transmission fluid level Every 50 hours
Lubricate axle hub bearings Every 50 hours
Change engine oil Every 200 hours
Replace engine oil filter Every 200 hours
Inspect and adjust fan belt Every 200 hours
Check belt pulley oil level Every 200 hours
Check final drive housing oil level (Hi-crop) Every 200 hours
Clean air cleaner oil cup or dry element Every 200 hours
Clean battery and check electrolyte level Every 200 hours
Change engine fuel filter (diesel) Every 600 hours
Clean carburetor strainer screen (gasoline) Every 600 hours
Check injection timing (diesel) Every 600 hours
Clean or replace spark plug (gasoline) Every 600 hours
Replace hydraulic/transmission oil filter Every 600 hours
Change belt pulley oil Every 600 hours
Check and adjust engine idling Every 600 hours
Check and adjust valve clearance Every 600 hours
Change hydraulic/transmission fluid Every 1200 hours
Replace air cleaner dry element Every 1200 hours
Clean and adjust wheel bearings Every 1200 hours
Clean hydraulic pump valve filter Every 1200 hours
Change final drive housing oil (Hi-crop) Every 1200 hours
Flush cooling system and add new coolant Every 1500 hours

Replacement Parts
Engine oil filter part number T19044
Engine fuel filter part number AT17387 (diesel)
Engine air cleaner part number AH19848
Hydraulic/transmission oil filter part number AR75603
Hydraulic oil filter part number R34236




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