John Deere 6215R Tractor

Studio image of 6215r Row Crop Tractor

With more engine hp, improved visibility to the drawbar and hitch, available wide-angle mirrors and a variety of transmission options, the 6215R will help you work in comfort … and without limits.

  • Reliable John Deere 6.8L PowerTech™ Final Tier 4 engine
  • Standard 20 Speed AutoQuad PLUS™ transmission or available Direct Drive or Infinitely Variable Transmission
  • ComfortView™ cab for all day comfort
  • Available with CommandPRO™ for control of your tractor and implement in the palm of your hand
Manufacturer: 
John Deere
Category: 
Row Crop Tractors
Location: 
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Key Specs:
Engine description John Deere PowerTech™ PSS
Engine displacement 6.8 L
415 cu in.
Rated engine power 97/68EC: 158 kW
215 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE) 131 kW
176 hp
Transmission type Standard: 20 Speed AutoQuad PLUS™ ECO (40K)
Optional: 16 speed PowerQuad PLUS™
20 speed AutoQuad PLUS™ (50K)
DirectDrive™ ECO (40K)
Infinitely variable transmission (IVT) 0.050-42 km/h
0.030-26 MPa
Infinitely variable transmission (IVT) 0.050-50 km/h
0.030-31 mph
Hydraulic pump rated output Standard: 60 cc pump: 155 L/min
41 gpm
Rear hitch category (SAE designation) Category 3/3N: 5440 kg
11990 lb
Engine specifications:
Description John Deere PowerTech™ PSS
Engine type Diesel, in-line, 6-cylinder, wet-sleeve cylinder liners with 4 valves-in-head
Engine family HJDXL06.8309
Rated speed 2100 rpm
Aspiration Turbocharged, fixed geometry first stage-variable geometry second stage, air-to-air aftercooling and cooled exhaust gas recirculation
Emission level Final Tier 4
After treatment type DOC/DPF/SCR
Displacement 6.8 L
415 cu in.
Engine performance:
Rated power 97/68EC: 158 kW
215 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE) 131 kW
176 hp
Engine peak torque At 1,600 rpm: 1004 Nm
740 lb-ft
PTO torque rise 40 percent
Transmission:
Type Standard: 20 Speed AutoQuad PLUS™ ECO (40K)
Optional: 16 speed PowerQuad PLUS™
20 speed AutoQuad PLUS™ (50K)
DirectDrive™ ECO (40K)
Infinitely variable transmission (IVT) 0.050-42 km/h
0.030-26 MPa
Infinitely variable transmission (IVT) 0.050-50 km/h
0.030-31 mph
Hydraulic system:
Type Closed-center, pressure/flow compensated
Pump rated output Standard: 60 cc pump: 155 L/min
41 gpm
Available flow at a single rear SCV 100 L/min
26.4 gpm
Number of rear selective control valves (SCVs) Standard: ISO Couplers: 3
Optional: ISO Couplers: 3-6
SCV control Mechanical
Rear hitch:
Hitch category (SAE designation) Category 3/3N: 5440 kg
11990 lb
Sensing type Electrohydraulic
Drawbar:
Drawbar category Category 3
Maximum vertical load Category 3: 1600-2800 kg
3525-6170 lb
Maximum vertical load dependent on drawbar position
Rear power take-off (PTO):
Type Independent
Standard: 35 mm (1.375 in) 540, 1000 rpm reversible shaft
Optional: 35 mm (1.375 in) 540, 540E, 1000 rpm reversible shaft
35 mm (1.375 in) 540E, 1000, 1000E rpm reversible shaft
44.5 mm (1.75 in) 540, 1000 rpm reversible shaft
44.5 mm (1.75 in) 540, 540E, 1000 rpm reversible shaft
44.5 mm (1.75 in) 540E, 1000, 1000E rpm reversible shaft
Engine rpm (at rated PTO speeds) 1950 engine rpm at 540/1000 rpm PTO
1761 engine rpm at 540E rpmt PTO
1756 engine rpm at 1000E rpm PTO
Rear axle:
Type Standard: 100 x 2550 mm
(3.94 x 100.4 in.
Optional: 100 x 2808 mm
3.94 x 110.5 in.
100 x 3012 mm
3.94 x 118.5 in.
Final drive type Inboard planetary three pinion
Rear differential lock Full-locking electrohydraulic
Front axle:
Type Standard: MFWD
Optional: Triple link suspension (TLS™)
Front axle differential lock MFWD: limited slip
Triple link suspension (TLS™): limited slip
Triple link suspension (TLS™) with brakes: full-locking electrohydraulic
Tires:
Wheel tread range MFWD: 1524-2235 mm
60-88 in.
Triple link suspension (TLS™): 1524-2235 mm
Steering:
Type Hydrostatic power
Electrical system:
Alternator size Standard: 200 amp
Optional: 240 amp
Battery options 12 V
Type of bulb in headlight (Halogen, Zenon, LED)
Type of bulb in beacon (Halogen, Zenon, LED)
Total cold cranking amps 1230 CCA
With cold weather package or IVT: 1400 CCA
Operator station:
Rollover protective structure, OOS

Seat

Standard: Air suspension
Optional: Deluxe air suspension
Cab suspension Optional
Instructional seat Optional
Display LCD instrument cluster
Standard: CommandCenter™ display: 178 mm
7 in.
Optional: CommandCenter™ display: 254 mm
10 in.
Radio Optional
Dimensions:
Wheelbase 2800 mm
110.2 in.
Front axle center MFWD/TLS™ axle under differential housing w/ 420/90R30 tires: 511 mm
20.15 in.
Weight:
Base machine weight
Total
MFWD, AQ, front weight support, 1 pr. 450lbs rear weights, front fenders, 480/80R46 rear duals, 420/90R30 front, shipping fuel: 8661 kg
19100 lb
Maximum permissible weight 13450 kg
29650 lb
Capacities:
Crankcase oil volume 23.5 L
6.2 U.S. gal.
Fuel tank 330 L
87.1 U.S. gal.
Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) tank 20 L
5.3 U.S. gal.
Cooling system

28.2 L
7.4 U.S. gal.
Transmission-hydraulic system PowrQuad™/AutoQuad™: 71 L
18.8 U.S. gal.
DirectDrive™ ECO: 75 L
19.8 U.S. gal.
IVT: 81 L
21.4 U.S. gal.
Serviceability:
Interval for engine oil change 750 hours
Interval for hydraulic/transmission oil change 1,000 hours
Interval for engine coolant change 6,000 hours
Miscellaneous:
Country of manufacture United States
Additional information:
Date collected 9-Feb-17
08P9L