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John Deere 2720 Maintenance

The John Deere 2720 is a 4-wheel drive compact utility tractor. This model was manufactured between 2008 and 2012. The components of John Deere 2720 driveline system: Yanmar 3TNV88 4-cycle three-cylinder direct injection liquid-cooled diesel engine and two-range hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

A 100.2 cubic inches (1.6L) engine has a cylinder bore of 3.47" (88 mm), piston stroke of 3.54" (90 mm), and maximum power of 31.4 hp (23.4 kW). Max forward speed - 4.7 mph (7.6 km/h) using low range or 13.5 mph (21.7 km/h) using high range, max reverse speed - 4.7 mph (7.6 km/h) using low range or 13.2 mph (21.2 km/h) using high range. The open center hydraulic system used a gear pump with a flow rate of 5 gal/min (19 l/min). The hydraulic system pressure is 167 bar (2420 psi).

The John Deere 2720 is equipped with a power steering system, wet disc brakes, 23x8.50-12 (Turf) or 23x8.50-14 (Industrial) front tires, and 36x14.00-15 (Turf) or 14-17.5 (Industrial) rear tires. The wheelbase is 65.2" (1650 mm). The tractor is compatible with a John Deere 200CX front-end loader with lift capacity to full height of 902 lbs (409 kg) and breakout force of 2239 lbs (1015 kg), and John Deere 46 backhoe with 2-ft flat digging depth of 78" (1980 mm).

Refill Capacities
Engine oil capacity, gal (L) 0.95 (3.6)
Engine coolant capacity, gal (L) 1.05 (4.0)
Hydraulic system capacity, gal (L) 4.6 (17.5)
Front axle oil capacity, gal (L) 1.05 (3.9)

Recommended Oil and Fluid
Engine oil type Plus-50, Torq-Gard, SAE 10W-30, 5W-30, 10W-40, 15W-40. API Service Category CH or higher
Engine coolant type Cool-Gard Premix or Cool-Gard PG Premix
Hydraulic/transmission fluid type Hy-Gard, JDM J20C, Low Viscosity Hy-Gard, JDM J20D
Front axle oil type GL-5 Gear Lubricant, SAE 80W-90

Service Intervals
Check battery and clean terminals Every 50 hours
Check front axle oil level Every 50 hours
Check fluid level in hydraulic system Every 50 hours
Lubricate axle hub bearings Every 50 hours
Change engine oil Every 200 hours
Replace engine oil filter Every 200 hours
Change hydraulic/transmission fluid Every 200 hours
Replace hydraulic/transmission filter Every 200 hours
Check and service air filter elements Every 200 hours
Inspect and adjust alternator belt Every 200 hours
Change engine fuel filter Every 400 hours
Replace primary engine air filter Every 600 hours
Replace secondary engine air filter Every 600 hours
Check and adjust engine idling Every 600 hours
Change front axle oil Every 600 hours
Adjust parking and service brakes Every 600 hours
Check and adjust valve clearance Every 1200 hours
Flush cooling system and add new coolant Every 2000 hours

Replacement Parts
Engine oil filter part number M806419
Engine fuel filter part number MIU800645, M811031, M811032
Primary engine air filter part number M131802, RG60690
Secondary engine air filter part number M131803, RG60866
Hydraulic/transmission oil filter part number LVU800097




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