John Deere 9520R Tractor

  • John Deere PowerTech™ 13.5L PSS
  • e18™ PowerShift Transmission
  • CommandView™ III Cab
  • Gen 4 CommandCenter™
  • ActiveSeat™ Suspension


+ JDLink™ services and Service ADVISOR™ diagnostic systems

+ General maintenance

+ e18™ PowerShift™ transmission (PST) with Efficiency Manager™ feature

+ High-flow hydraulics, 435 L/min (115 gpm) system

+ PowerTech™ PSS cooled exhaust gas recirculation (EGR)

+ 3-point hitch and CommandCenter™ controls boost productivity

+ Standard CommandView™ III cab offers unsurpassed amenities

+ Power take-off (PTO), 1-3/4 1000 rpm

Engine specifications

DescriptionJohn Deere PowerTechTM PSS 13.5L (B20 diesel compatible)
Engine typeDiesel, in-line, 6-cylinder, wet-sleeve cylinder liners with 4 valves-in-head
Engine familyJJDXL13.5310
Rated speed2,100 rpm
AspirationDual series turbocharger with fixed geometry first stage-variable geometry second stage - air-to-air aftercooling and cooled exhaust gas recirculation
Cylinders liners 
Emission levelFinal Tier 4
After treatment typeDOC/DPF/SCR
Displacement13.5 L
824 cu in.

Engine performance

Rated power382 kW
520 hp
Rated PTO power (hp SAE)At 2100 engine rpm: 249 kW
335 hp
Power boost (available in transport and/or mobile PTO applications)10 percent
Engine peak torqueAt 1600 rpm: 2400 Nm
380 lb-ft
PTO torque rise38 percent


TypeStandard: John Deere e18™ 18-speed PowerShift with Efficiency Manager™: 40 km/h
25 mph
Clutch; wet/dry 

Hydraulic system

Pump rated outputStandard: 220 L/min
58 gpm
Optional: 435 L/min
115 gpm
Available flow at a single rear SCV0.5 in. couplers: 132 L/min
35 gpm
Available flow at front SCVs 
Number of rear selective controls valves (SCVs)Standard: ISO Couplers: 4-6
Optional: ISO Couplers: 7-8 (field installed)
Number of mid selective controls valves (SCVs) 
Number of front selective controls valves (SCVs) 
Joystick SCV control 
SCV controlElectronic

Rear hitch

Hitch draft control load sense type 
Remote control valves available 
Hitch category (SAE designation)Category 4N/4: 6,804 kg
15,000 lb
Category 4N/4: 9,072 kg
20,000 lb
Maximum lift capacity behind lift pointsCategory 4N/4: 9,072 kg
20,000 lb
Sensing typeElectrohydraulic with draft sensing
Rear axle differential lock 


Drawbar categoryCategory 5
Maximum vertical load5,440 kg
12,000 lb

Rear power take-off (PTO)

44 mm (1.75 in.) 20-spline, 1,000 rpm
Engine rpm (at rated PTO speeds) 
PTO actuation 

Front hitch

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

Rear axle

TypeStandard: Diameter: 120 x 3,048 mm
4.72 x 120 in.
Final drive typeInboard planetary with double-reduction axle
Differential controls 
Axle type 
Brakes, type and control 
Rear differential lockFull-locking electrohydraulic

Front axle

TypeStandard: Diameter: 120 x 3,048 mm
4.72 x 120 in.
Front axle differential lockFull-locking electrohydraulic

Standard tires

Wheel tread range 
Turning radius with brakes 
Turning radius without brakesGroup 47 tires: 6,035 mm
19.8 ft


TypeStandard: Hydraulic power-steering
Optional: ActiveCommand™ Steering (ACS)

Electrical system

Alternator sizeStandard: 200 amp
Optional: 240 amp
Battery options12 V
Total cold cranking amps925 CCA

Operator station

Rollover protective structure, OOS

SeatStandard: ComfortCommand™
Optional: ActiveSeat™
Cab suspension 
Instructional seatStandard
DisplayStandard: 4100 Generation 4 CommandCenter™ with 7 in. display
Optional: 4600 Generation 4 CommandCenter™ with 10 in. display
RadioStandard: AM/FM stereo with weatherband, remote controls, auxiliary input jack, four speakers and external antenna
Inner cab volume3.597 m3
127 cu ft
dB(A) rating 
Cab glass area6.52 m2
70.18 sq ft


Wheelbase3,912 mm
154 in.
Overall lengthWith front weights, excluding hitch and coupler: 7,697 mm
303 in.
With front weights, including hitch and coupler: 8,416 mm
331.3 in.
Drawbar clearanceGroup 48 tires: 419.1 mm
16.5 in.
Front axle center 
Approximate shipping weight, Open;Cab19,750 kg
43,550 lb


Base machine weight

19,750 kg
43,550 lb
Maximum ballast level27,216 kg
60,000 lb
Maximum permissible weight 


Crankcase oil volume48 L
12.7 U.S. gal.
Fuel tank1,514 L
400 U.S. gal.
Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) tank83 L
22 U.S. gal.
Cooling system56.5 L
14.9 U.S. gal.
Transmission-hydraulic systemWith 3-point hitch and PTO: 227 L
60 U.S. gal.
Without 3-point hitch and PTO: 220 L
58 U.S. gal.


Interval for engine oil change400 hours
Interval for hydraulic/transmission oil change1,500 hours
Interval for engine coolant change6,000 hours


Lift capacity at full height 
Maximum lift height 

Precision AG

GuidanceAutoTrac Ready
TelematicAvailable with JDLink™ hardware, activations, and Ethernet Harnesses (availability dependent upon destination)
Remote diagnosticsAvailable with activated JDLink hardware and activations


Country of manufactureUSA

Additional information

Date collected