"John Deere made very bad machines. I had ford 3600 before this and she was amazingly reliable and durable than this...."
"I am very satisfied with this tractor. This is my first diesel. I previously had an IH 240 that I should have restored as it was old enough to..."
"After putting about 30 hours on the tractor I couldn't be happier with it! The build quality is up to par with what you would expect with a green..."
"Just got my tractor a few days ago, but so far I love it. I was torn between this and the 4wd model, but do not regret my decision. Pulls a 6' bush..."
"Used for operating rotary cutter in pastures and fence lines, front end loader, box blade for road maintenance. ..."
"Excellent basic machine, 45 HP but conservatively rated. Pulls a 16" x 14" Hesston baler easily, which is supposed to take a 50HP machine minimum...."
"A very good utility tractor. No bells or frills, but perfect if you just need a basic 2wd workhorse. Solid and well built. Heavy for its size and hp...."
"This is a great medium sized tractor. I have thoroughly enjoyed it. It is easy to operate and very comfortable. It is great for planting food plots,..."
"I love my tractor. When they say nothing runs like a Deere, they are right...."
"I bought my John Deere after owning an old ford 4000 for several years. Not to mention raising cattle, feeding hay with no loader. Bought the John..."
"Was comparing with the Kubota MX5100. Decided to go with the utility style in the 5045D. Tractor has surprising power when bush hogging. The only time..."
"A great tractor! I'm very happy so far. It's powerful, smooth and works great with the 512 Loader. Don't let anyone tell you that 4wd is a necessity..."