John Deere 540R Loader

  • Increased lift capacity
  • Seat-mounted loader joystick for optimum control, visibility and comfort
  • Remote Implement Unlatch
  • Automatic mast latch to easily attach/detach loader


+ Loader removal (parking) made easy

+ False rod bucket cylinders improve productivity

+ Boom lockout for easy service

+ Concealed oil lines improve appearance and reduce damage

+ Single-point hydraulic connection saves time

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Model5R Tractor Series
Front tire13.6R24
Rear tire16.9R34
Front axle configurationMFWD
Wheelbase2250 mm
88.58 in.
Pump capacity73 L/min
19.28 gpm
Rated pressure200 bar
2900.75 psi


Leveling configurationMechanical Self Leveling (MSL)
Bucket used 
Bucket weight281 kg
619 lb
Lift capacity at full heightMeasured at pivot (U)
1545 kg
3406 lb Measured at 800 mm ahead of pivot (V)
1659 kg
3647 lb
Lift capacity at 59 in. (1500 mm)Measured at pivot (W)
1951 kg
4301 lb Measured at 800 mm ahead of pivot (X)
1804 kg
3977 lb
Boom breakout forceMeasured at pivot (Y)
2400 kgf
5291 lbf Measured at 800 mm ahead of pivot (Z)
1950 kgf
4299 lbf
Bucket rollback force capacityAt maximum height (VV)
1690 kgf
3725 lbfAt 59-in. (1500-mm) lift height (XX)
2668 kgf
5882 lbf At ground-level line (ZZ)
2521 kgf
5558 lbf
DimensionsMaximum lift height (A)
3604 mm
141.85 in. At full height - bucket level(B)
3364 mm
132.44 in. At full height - bucket dumped (C)
2570 mm
101.18 in.
Overall length (I+F), ft (m) 
Overall height in carry position (J) 
Digging depth (H)111 mm
4.37 in.
ReachAt maximum height (D)
884 mm
34.08 in. At ground level - bucket level (F)
2427 mm
95.55 in.
Bucket angleDump angle, degrees (E)
64.64 degree (angle)Rollback angle, degrees (G)
46.8 degree (angle)
Cycle timesLoader raise, seconds
3.72 seconds Loader lower, seconds
2.79 seconds Bucket dump, seconds
2.13 seconds Bucket rollback, seconds
2.13 seconds

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