"Great tractor for what I am using it for: brush hogging, general land clearing. Have front bucket, front grapple, 7" mower and backhoe...."
"I started doing bush hogging and dirt work on the side in 2008 when I was in high school. My dad lent me $12,000 to purchase my first tractor, a 1999..."
"Our 5083 has the 553 FEL and handles it just fine. We do everything with it on the farm such as moving hay bales and dead trees. The heaviest thing we..."
"Bought tractor new. Paid to upgrade the FEL to a 563 (with triple mid-mount valve) since I was going to be doing a lot of FEL brush clearing work with..."
"I have the 5083e with cab and h 260 loader, front fenders, and power reverser with loaded rear tires.
For the ones that think a cab is not worth..."
"I am very pleased with my 5083E. Plenty of power with a very comfortable cab. After 53 hours of use I would recommend for anyone looking for a new..."
"I have owned Case IH JX80 2011 model & in comparison the John Deere is a far superior machine & much more user friendly. ..."
"This tractor has a lot of bang for the buck. It is economical and reliable. Just right for light chores around the farm. I have a great dealership..."
"We bought it for our 80ac property. The tractor is the perfect size for our property. We live in a snow country; 5083E cleans 4-5' of snow banks..."
"We use the 5083e for mowing, light harrowing, and with a small dirt pan. It works well in maintaining our farm where we not rent out the cropland. ..."
"I like everything about this tractor except the 3-point lever. It's too low and hard to activate for box blade work and the like. AC is super cold..."
"Aside from the a/c having a leak and not working the very first day I got it, the tractor has been a great upgrade.
Overall, I am very pleased. ..."