John Deere 5090EL Low-Profile Utility Tractor

  • Low clearance design allows for overall height of 69 inches
  • 90 hp John Deere PowerTech™ engine
  • Economy PTO allows engine RPM to run lower, saving fuel and reducing overall cost of operation
  • 2-year or 2,000-hour full comprehensive warranty and 5-year or 2,000-hour Powertrain warranty


+ Tailor-made to fit many applications

+ Torque reserve for powering through tough spots

+ 24F/12R PowrReverser™ transmission for more speed selection variety

+ 12F/12R PowrReverser™ transmission

+ 540/1000 power take-off (PTO) rpm kit for implement versatility

Key Specs

Engine descriptionJohn Deere PowerTech 4045
Engine displacement4 cylinders: 4.5 L
276 cu in.
Rated engine powerAt 2400 per ISO 97/68/EC: 67.1 kW
90 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE)At 2400 per SAE: 52.2 kW
75 hp
Transmission typeStandard: 12F/12R PowrReverser
Optional: 24F/12R PowrReverser
Hydraulic system typeOpen center
Hydraulic pump rated output85.1 L/min
22.5 gpm
Rear hitch category (SAE designation)Category 2
Base machine weight

Engine specifications

DescriptionJohn Deere PowerTech 4045
Engine type
Engine familyFJDXL04.5305
Rated speed
Cylinders linersWet sleeved
Emission level
After treatment type
Displacement4 cylinders: 4.5 L
276 cu in.

Engine performance

Rated powerAt 2400 per ISO 97/68/EC: 67.1 kW
90 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE)At 2400 per SAE: 52.2 kW
75 hp
Power boost (available in transport and/or mobile PTO applications)
Engine peak torque
PTO torque rise


TypeStandard: 12F/12R PowrReverser
Optional: 24F/12R PowrReverser
Clutch; wet/dryWet
CreeperNot available

Hydraulic system

TypeOpen center
Pump rated outputStandard: 85.1 L/min
22.5 gpm
Available flow at a single rear SCV60.1 L/min
15.9 gpm
Available flow at front SCVs
Number of rear selective control valves (SCVs)2; up to 3
Number of mid selective control valves (SCVs)2; up to 3
Number of front selective control valves (SCVs)
Joystick SCV controlOptional
SCV control

Rear hitch

Hitch draft control load sense typeMechanical
Remote control valves available2; up to 3
Hitch category (SAE designation)Category 2
Maximum lift capacity behind lift points1457 kg
3213 lb
Sensing typeTop link
Rear axle differential lock


Drawbar category
Maximum vertical load

Rear power take-off (PTO)

TypeStandard: 540/540E
Optional: 540/1000
Engine rpm (at rated PTO speeds)540 at 2400 rpm
540E at 1716 rpm
1000 at 2400 rpm
PTO actuationElectrohydraulic

Front hitch

Electric power
Standard lift capacity
Front power take-off (PTO)
PTO speed

Rear axle

TypeInboard planetary
Final drive type
Differential controlsMechanical (pedal)
Axle typeFlanged
Brakes, type and controlHydraulic wet disc
Rear differential lock

Front axle

Front axle differential lock

Standard Tires

Front12.5/80-18 in. I3 Bias
Rear19.5L-24 in. 10PR R4 Bias
Wheel tread rangeFront: 1705-1834 mm
67.1-72.2 in.
Turning radius with brakes3.7 m
12.1 ft
Turning radius without brakes4.2 m
13.8 ft



Electrical system

Alternator size
Battery options
Total cold cranking amps

Operator station

Rollover protective structure, OOSRigid - foldable - telescopic
Foldable, 2-post
Platform - flat/straddle
Gearshift location - console/floor
Cab suspension
Instructional seat
Inner cab volume
dB(A) rating
Cab glass area


Wheelbase2350 mm
92.5 in.
Overall length
Drawbar clearance
Front axle center
Approximate shipping wheight, Open;CabOpen: 3200 kg
7055 lb
Cab: N/A


Base machine weight

Maximum ballast level
Maximum permissible weight


Crankcase oil volume
Fuel tankStandard: Open: 112.6 L
29.7 U.S. gal.
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) tank
Cooling system
Transmission-hydraulic system


Interval for engine oil change
Interval for hydraulic/transmission oil change
Interval for engine coolant change


Lift capacity at full height
Maximum lift height

Precision AG

Remote diagnostics


Country of manufacture

Additional information

Date collected