John Deere Compact Twenty series: John Deere Review  -- John Deere Tractors Discussion Forum and Review John Deere Compact Twenty series: John Deere Review -- John Deere Tractors Discussion Forum

  parts   |   manuals   |   discussion   |   photos   |   podcast   |   reviews   |   specs   |   dealers   |   classifieds   |   contact   |   faq   |   myProfile   |   home          Login Now | Sign Up


FAQ:   What is a tractor?

Forum Index

Kubota Tractors
  Kubota News
  Kubota Price
  Kubota Review
John Deere Tractors
  John Deere News
  John Deere Price
  John Deere Review
New Holland Tractors
  New Holland Tractor Price
  New Holland Tractor Revie
Other Tractor Brands
  Articulated Tractors
  Belarus
  Bobcat Tractors
  Case
  Cub Cadet
  Hinomoto
  Kioti Tractor
  Long
  Massey Ferguson
  Mitsubishi
  Other Tractor Brands
  Other Tractor News
  Shibaura
  Yanmar Tractors
Lawn and Garden Tractors
  Craftsman
  Cub Cadet Garden
  John Deere Garden
  Kubota Lawn Garden
  Other Garden Tractors
  Simplicity
  Toro Wheelhorse
  Ventrac Lawn Tractors
Antique Tractors
  Allis Chalmers
  Case David Brown
  Farmall IHC
  Ford
  Ford 9N 2N 8N
  Fordson
  Harry Ferguson
  John Deere Older
  Massey-Harris Ferguson
  Minneapolis Moline
  Oliver Cletrac Cockshutt
  Restoration
  Tractor Pulling
Tractor Attachments Implements 3ph
  Back Hoe
  Field Mowers Brush Cutter
  Grooming Mowers Finish Mo
  Loaders
  Snowblowers / Snow Plows
  Tillers and Ploughs
  Tractor Implements
  Trenchers
  Wood Chippers 3PH
Tractor Maintenance
  Diesel Fuel Lubrication E
  Tractor Engine Repair Reb
  Tractor Tires
Utility ATV
  All Terrain Vehicles
  John Deere Gator
  Mule Utility Vehicles
General Tractor
  Farming Ranching Agricult
  Photo Contest
  Size Tractor Needed
  Tractor Projects
  Tractor Safety
  Welding
Chinese Tractors
  Jinma Farmpro Agracat
  NorTrac Tractors
  Other Chinese Tractors
Cars
  All Brands
  Audi VW
  BMW
  Car Tires and Maintenance
  Chrysler
  Exotic, Sports, Racing
  Ford Cars
  General Motors
  Honda
  Hyundai
  Mercedes
  News
  Nissan
  Subaru
  SUV and Trucks
  Toyota Cars
Trucks Trailers
  Chevy Pickup Trucks
  Dodge Pickup Trucks
  Ford Pickup Trucks
  Toyota Pickup Trucks
  Chevy Pickup Trucks
  Dodge Pickup Trucks
  Ford Pickup Trucks
  Toyota Pickup Trucks
Home Building
  Alternate Electric Energy
  Barns Pole Barns
  Buying Ranch Farm Acreage
  Carpentry
  Contractors
  Electric
  Excavation
  Moldings Finish Trim
  Other Home Building
  Pellet Stoves
  Plumbing
  Wood Stoves
Tools
  Electirc Power Tools
  Gas Power Tools
  Generators
  Shop Tools
  Techniques Howto
Landscape
  Flowers Shrubs Garden
  Golf Course Maintenance
  Irrigation Systems
  Landscape Design
  Landscape Lighting
  Landscape Maintenance
  Lawn, Turf, and Grass
  Vegetable Gardening
Construction
  Caterpillar
  Komatsu
  Wheel Loaders
Current Events Health Happiness
  Current Events
  Dogs and other Pets
  Electronics And Computers
  Food
  Health
  Just For Fun Off Topic
  Movies Music Games
  Personal Finance Investme
  Sports Outdoors
Tractorpoint Site
  Member Photos
  Site Members
  Website Operations Howto


New As Posted | Active Subjects



Click to Post a New Message!

Discussion Boards > Active Subjects > Messages as Posted > John Deere Review Forum

Page [ 1 ] | 2 | 3 | 4 | | Next >>
Reply | Pop Up Window Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo
 07-01-2004, 12:21 Post: 89829
RTGrizzle



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Alpharetta, Georiga
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 8

4
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

Does anyone have any information on the possiblity that John Deere is going to come out with a new Twenty series in the small chassis compact tractors (4010 - 4115)soon. I read a short blip about it on one of the tractor forumns. It referred to a new 3000 Twenty series (3x20). There was no time line given or any additional information about it but since I have been in the market for a tractor in this size range it immediately got my attention. I know that John Deere has the new 4000 twenty series out to replace their large chassis compact tractors. I love the size of the small chassis tractors that John Deere makes but wish they had more HP similar to the Kubota B series. Maybe they will make a small chassis tractor with a 30 hp. motor. I really like the power of the 790 but want HST which is not available at this time. If anyone has any info I would appreciate any information. If there is going to be a change soon I will hold off on my purchase. I have been leaning toward the Kubota B2910 because of the engine size and the HST but would prefer a JD if one was available in the same size and features.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 12:51 Post: 89831
akanapa



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Black Forest, Colorado
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 28

7
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

The newest of the 4000-series Compact Utility Tractors is the 4120. With 43HP it's a nice tractor. EHydro is optional. Pretty pricy machine. Info and specs for the new 4000-series Twenty tractors is on the JD webpage, www.johndeere.com. I just checked it out because I had just bought a 4115 model. The 4120 is a lot pricier than the 4115.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 13:13 Post: 89833
RTGrizzle



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Alpharetta, Georiga
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 8

4
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

I read about the 4120 but there was no specs on the JD web page. I believe that this tractor is based on a larger chassis size than the 4115. Can't hardlt imagine a 43hp. turbo diesel in a 4115 frame but I could be wrong. Just based on looking at the pictures I tend to think the 4000 twenty series is based on the larger chassis frame. Just would like to see them add a little more hp to the 4115. I think the 30 hp motor they have in the 790 would be about right. Just found the specs for the 4120 and in comparison of it to the 4115 the 4120 is about 2000 lbs. heavier. Must be a larger tractor. No specs on size comparison (wheel base, etc.).






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 13:24 Post: 89834
akanapa



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Black Forest, Colorado
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 28

7
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

I have only 10 hours on my new 4115 and it's been a great machine for me. I originally purchased the 4010 but it didn't have quite enough HP so I upped it to the 4115. I agree they could add a few more HP to the 4115 and it would be a super machine at a reasonable price. The price on the 4120 is significantly higher than the 4115, so I'm satisfied with what I have. Maybe over time the price will come down. My dealer says it will be a long time before the twenty series is readily available.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 14:43 Post: 89838
RTGrizzle



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Alpharetta, Georiga
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 8

4
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

I agree, the price of the new 4120 is way out of my ability and need. My concern with the 4115 is handling a 5' rotary cutter. A 4' is what the specs show but I already have a 5'.
Also concerned about the FEL (410) Specs make it look a little weak in breakout and lift when compared to the FEL for the 790 and 4310 (my dream tractor). If the 790 had HST it would be perfect for my need and budget. They need something to match Kubota B7800 and B2910.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 14:52 Post: 89839
akanapa



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Black Forest, Colorado
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 28

7
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

I don't think you'd have a problem with the 5 footer. That's what I was going to use but I eventually opted for a belly mower because of the many trees on my lot. As far as the loader goes, I run the biggest bucket made for the 410 and fill it to the brim and mounded over the top, and I have no problems whatsoever. Yea, I probably would have bought a 790 if it had the HST, but the 4115 has exceeded my expectations and I love the HST, 4WD, and the rockshaft control.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 15:34 Post: 89841
RTGrizzle



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Alpharetta, Georiga
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 8

4
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

Thanks for the info. The 4115 is a great tractor, just would like to have a little more power or a little less price. My JD dealer is very proud of his and is about $1500 higher than the Kubota guy up the road when comparing a 4115 to a 2910. Honestly, they make a very nice living off of commerical mowers sales and repairs rather than tractors (we have a lot more golf courses then farms in North Atlanta!) and really seem to care less. Nice folks just not very hungry.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 17:05 Post: 89846
paluvsjoshua



Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: White Mountains - New Hampshire
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 61

2
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

akanapa - I should be getting my 4115 in very soon ....Glad to hear that your pleased with your machine... I went with the 5' rotary cutter and noticed on the spec sheet that it called for the 4' - but my dealer had no problem with this purchase and no quarms about whether the 4115 PTO would handle the 5' cutter... are you aware of any concerns others may have with the abilities of the 4115... I to have to cut waste high grass also with this tractor... hope she will do the job??






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 17:26 Post: 89848
kwschumm



View my Photos

View my Photos  Pics
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: NW Oregon
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 5764

5
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

My dealer just got a 4320 eHydro in stock and I went down to look at it today. A very nice machine - I really like what they did with the styling and the drivers station (parking brake, tilt wheel control, etc) and who can argue with 43 hp? It seemed about the same size as the large frame 4000 series, but they weren't side by side so it was a little difficult to compare visually. It would be too big for my needs, but a very nice machine indeed.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
 07-01-2004, 18:21 Post: 89850
akanapa



Join Date: May 2004
Location: Black Forest, Colorado
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 28

7
Filter by User
 John Deere Compact Twenty series

paluvsjashua-
I have the 60" belly mower on my 4115 and it's worked perfectly, even in 4-5' grass. However, I've only run it now for 10 hours which included dirt work, mowing, loading and leveling. Not a lot of mowing yet. I can't imagine you having any problems with the 5' rotary. I've had no problems with anything yet. I met a new 4115 owner the other day. He bought the JD300 Post Hole Digger for his 4115 and says it works like a charm with a 24" auger. I wasn't sure the 4115 could handle that big an auger.

kwschumm-
It's interesting you say the 4320 has 43 HP. That's the same HP advertized for the 4120. Yes, very nice machines those twenty-series, but very pricey.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us |
Reply | Pop Up Window Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo


Page [ 1 ] | 2 | 3 | 4 | | Next >>

Discussion Boards > Active Subjects > Messages as Posted > John Deere Review Forum

Thread 89829 Filter by Poster:
akanapa 7 | Billy 4 | Chief 1 | DRankin 2 | hardwood 1 | jdioa 1 | kwschumm 5 | Minerr 2 | paluvsjoshua 2 | Phil 1 | RTGrizzle 4 | TimB 2 |

 (advanced search)

Picture of the Day
cowrider

Belarus - Rear hydraulic outlet-settin up hydraulic top link
Rear hydraulic outlet-settin up hydraulic top link


Unanswered Questions

Shibaura SD2203 rear axle oil
Mitsubishi MX55
Gator HPX ignition module
SL 1643
Removing LHS rear wheel beari
Gear Grinding 1200A - primary
Replacing a friction diskwashe
Bolens k1502 mitsubishi K3 ove


Active Subjects

Big country 4x2 utility vehicl
Operation
lift cylinder for 3pt hitch wo
Still have jerk in hydro
Flatulent gifts human and dog
front mount snowblower
Hydraulics Won t Work
4210 ehydro codes


Hot Topics

NorTrac Tractor Quality Review
Case 446 hydraulic pump
Long 460 hydraulic problem
Jinma Tractor w transmission p
Flatulent gifts human and dog
Generator set up ideas wanted
6X4 Gator Sometimes Shudders
Roof VP75 Brush Mower Manual


Featured Suppliers

Mountain Creek Labradoodles
      MountainCreekLabradoodles.com





New Forums on Gun Sport Shooting and Hunting -- BarrelPoint.com  New Forums on Horses ManePoint.com
Talk Horses at ManePoint
Hunting + Gun Sports at BarrelPoint



Most Viewed

+ John Deere 2210 Backhoe Review
+ John Deere vs Kubota Compact Tractors
+ John Deere 790 fuel shut-off solenoid failing
+ John Deere low viscosity HY GARD
+ John Deere JD 4100 Wiring diagram
+ JD 790 or Kubota L3000DT
+ Should I buy a John Deere 4105
+ John Deere 4300 turns over but won t start
+ John Deere 455 garden tractor
+ Oil Change for Diesel Tractor

Most Discussion

+ John Deere 4300 scuffing
+ Possible Solution To The 4000
+ Dealer out to lunch
+ Just got my new JD 4410 - Prob
+ Hello Green Goodbye Orange
+ Receiver hitch for iMatch
+ 4300 wheel bolt problems
+ 4000 Ten Series 50 hour break
+ Don t buy JD compact tractors
+ Oil Change for Diesel Tractor

Newest Topics

+ tractor stalling
+ tractor dies
+ 1200A Bunker Rake
+ Oil overflow from tube and Smoke
+ John Deere 4100 gear 3 point not workin
+ 2000 John Deer Gator 4 X2
+ Mini Excavator SY20C - Small Body with Big Power
+ John Deer 1070 starting problem
+ John Deere 990
+ Tractors R Us
















Turbochargers for Tractors and Industrial Machines
Cab Glass for Tractors and Industrial Machines

Alternators for Tractors and Industrial Machines
Radiators for Tractors and Industrial Machines

Driveline Components for Tractors and Industrial Machines
Starter Motors for Tractors and Industrial Machines