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John Deere 3010 Maintenance

The John Deere 3010 is a 2WD utility or row crop tractor from New Generation Series. This model was manufactured between 1961 and 1963. The John Deere 3010 powerline components: JD 4 cycle 4-cyl. diesel or gasoline engine, and Syncro Range partially synchronized transmission with 8 forward and 3 reverse gears.

A 254 cubic inches (4.20 L) diesel engine power rating is 61 hp (45.2 kW) at 2200 rpm. A 201 cubic inches (3.3 L) gasoline engine power rating is 55 hp (40.7 kW) at 2200 rpm.

The maximum travel speed (forward and reverse): 14.5 mph (23.3 km/h) km/h / 8.5 mph (13.7 km/h). The closed center hydraulic system used a piston pump. The main relief pressure is 155 bar (2250 psi). The JD 3010 tractor was equipped with 6.0x14 (utility) or 9.0x18 (row crop) front tires and 13.6x28 (utility) or 13.6x30 (row crop) rear tires. The wheelbase is 90" (2280 mm). The John Deere 3010 is compatible with a 48 front end loader. The loader has a lift capacity to full height of 2400 lbs (1088 kg) and breakout force of 3600 lbs (1630 kg).

Refill Capacities
Engine oil capacity, gal (L) 2.1 (7.6)
Engine coolant capacity, gal (L) 4.0 (15.0)
Hydraulic/Transmission system capacity, gal (L) 9.5 (36.0)
Belt pulley oil capacity, qts (L) 1.3 (1.2)

Recommended Oil and Fluid
Engine oil type Torq-Gard, SAE 10W-30, 5W-20, 20W-40. API Service category DS
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

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 generator belt Every 200 hours
Check belt pulley oil level Every 200 hours
Clean air cleaner oil cap 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 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
Clean and adjust wheel bearings Every 1200 hours
Flush cooling system and add new coolant Every 1500 hours

Replacement Parts
Engine oil filter part number AR26350
Engine fuel filter part number AR44077
Engine air cleaner part number AR27281 (diesel), AR27280 (gasoline)
Hydraulic/transmission oil filter part number AR75603, R27173
Hydraulic/transmission filter seal part number R39596




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