John Deere 5100GN Tractor

  • FT4 100 hp engine/86 hp PTO
  • Improved turning radius
  • Two transmissions available: 12F/12R and 24F/12R
  • Cab or open station


+ Tailored to fit: John Deere specialty solutions

+ Auxiliary fuel tank (5GN)

+ Powerful Final Tier 4 (FT4) engines

+ Heavy-duty weight

+ Excellent serviceability reduces operational costs and improves productivity

+ Outstanding hydraulic performance

+ Versatile rear hitch

+ Transmission

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Key Specs

Engine description3.4L Fiat® Powertrain Technologies   
Engine displacement4 cylinder: 3.4 L
207 cu in.
Rated engine power74.6 kW
100 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE)64.9 kW
87 hp
Transmission type24F/12R PowrReverser, EH Hi-Lo   
Hydraulic system typeOpen Center   
Hydraulic pump rated outputStandard: 96.5 L/min
25.5 gpm
Optional: 126.4 L/min
33.4 gpm
Rear hitch category (SAE designation)Category 1/Category 2   
Base machine weightOOS: 2660 kg
5864 lb
Cab: 2975 kg
6558 lb

Engine specifications

Description3.4L Fiat® Powertrain Technologies   
Engine type    
Engine familyFPTF34   
Rated speed2300 rpm   
Cylinders linersWet sleeved   
Emission levelFinal Tier 4   
After treatment typeDiesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC) and Selective Catalyst Reduction (SCR)   
Displacement4 cylinder: 3.4 L
207 cu in.

Engine performance

Rated power74.6 kW
100 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE)64.9 kW
87 hp
Power boost (available in transport and/or mobile PTO applications)    
Engine peak torque    
PTO torque rise    


Type24F/12R PowrReverser, EH Hi-Lo   
Clutch; wet/dryWet   

Hydraulic system

TypeOpen Center   
Pump rated outputStandard: 96.5 L/min
25.5 gpm
Optional: 126.4
33.4 gpm
Available flow at a single rear SCV41.6 L/min
11 gpm
Available flow at front SCVs    
Number of rear selective control valves (SCVs)Standard: 2
Optional: 4
Number of mid selective control valves (SCVs)    
Number of front selective control valves (SCVs)    
Joystick SCV control    
SCV controlMechanical   

Rear hitch

Hitch draft control load sense typeMechanical   
Remote control valves available    
Hitch category (SAE designation)Category 1/Category 2   
Maximum lift capacity behind lift points2549 kg
5620 lb
Sensing typeTop Link Draft Sensing   
Rear axle differential lock    


Drawbar categoryExtendable   
Maximum vertical load    

Rear power take-off (PTO)

TypeStandard: 540/540E   
Engine rpm (at rated PTO speeds)540 at 1938 rpm
540E at 1648 rpm
PTO actuationElectrohydraulic   

Front hitch

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

Rear axle

TypeCarraro Drivetech   
Final drive typeThree point inboard planetary drives   
Differential controlsMulti disk oil cooled design   
Axle typeFlanged   
Brakes, type and controlMulti-disc rear braking   
Rear differential lockElectrohydraulic   

Front axle

TypeCarraro Drivetech   
Front axle differential lockSelf Locking Differential   

Standard Tires

Rear280/70 R18   
Wheel tread range    
Turning radius with brakes    
Turning radius without brakes3627 mm
11.9 ft


TypeDynamic Load Sensing, Hydrostatic, Flow Metering   

Electrical system

Alternator size120 amp   
Battery options    
Total cold cranking amps    

Operator station

Rollover protective structure, OOSRigid - foldable - telescopic
Rigid, front folding
Platform - flat/straddle
Gearshift location - console/floor
SeatOOS: standard: COBO MT SC74 M200
Optional: COBO MT SC74 M97
Cab: standard: COBO MT SC74 M200
Optional: GRAMMER MSG93/511
Cab suspension    
Instructional seat    
Inner cab volume    
dB(A) rating82   
Cab glass area    


Wheelbase2098 mm
82.5 in.
Overall length4319 mm
170 in.
Drawbar clearanceMin. 254 mm
10 in.
Max. 289 mm
11.3 in.
Front axle centerMin. 254 mm
10 in.
Max. 289 mm
11.3 in.
Approximate shipping weight, Open;Cab    


Base machine weight

OOS: 2660 kg
5864 lb
Cab: 2975 kg
6558 lb
Maximum ballast level    
Maximum permissible weight4200 kg
9259.41 lb


Crankcase oil volume    
Fuel tankStandard: 73.1 L
19.3 U.S. gal.
Optional: 101.4 L
26.8 U.S. gal.
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) tank    
Cooling system    
Transmission-hydraulic system    


Interval for engine oil change500   
Interval for hydraulic/transmission oil change750   
Interval for engine coolant change