"Purchased this machine with a loader off the lot, new.
I've kept up on preventative maintenance. I have had to replace one hydraulic line and one..."
"Used for 2 years on golf course and just purchased, runs well but would like to a hydraulics as will be using to put in crops...."
"I bought this tractor used it came with the front end loader, 5 ft. JD finish mower, and a 5 ft. blade. I had to overhaul engine in 12/2007 because it..."
"I just purchased a John Deere 850 with loader to replace my old Ford 1600. I had the Ford nearly 30 years, it did everything I asked it to do. Finally..."
"Got the tractor used. Others if the same vintage and model tend to be in better shape and cost more. So, I got what I payed for. :)
"The best piece of equipment I have ever owned. Twice a year, it is pressure washed and waxed and always kept under a shelter. The biggest thing I use..."
"I noticed some are reviewing the 4 wheel drive 855.
Mine is a 850 2 wheel drive. It does all that I have ever tried to even pulling a baler when the..."
"For my farm and life the 850 was a great buy. I only wish I had bought two...."
"Used it about 3 weeks now, and for the money, found it to be well worth the slightly higher used cost. Looked for over 4 months at used tractors that..."
"I have owned and used this JD 850 since Jan, 2001. It had 612 hrs when I purchased it. Now has 4031. It has been a good machine. I use it mostly for..."
"I have had my 850 for about two seasons of garlic farming. I like it alot but it is an old tractor and has age associated problems. In particular,..."
"Work very well...."
"Just purchased this 850 3 cyl. diesel 4wd tractor for my year, which is less than two acres. Tractor is a little bib but the deal was awesome so I had..."
"Bought it with a loader and a like new King Kutter rough cut mower for $6,000. Seems to have been well maintained, with good rubber. Starts great..."