"The only problems I've had is I had to replace the cooling temp. sending unit twice and two hyd. hoses on the steering. Now have a problem with the..."
"Hydraulics out muscle the weight of the tractor. The front end loader will pick the rear wheels off the ground...."
"It is a nice tractor for loader work but at 800 hrs. it had an electrical fire which ended and up melting the valves. 300 hrs. and 8,000 dollars later..."
"This tractor is okay, but nothing special. Consider price when making tractor selection. John Deere is not behind their equipment. When there was a..."
"Found out this tractor has a lot more power than traction (should have gotten 4wd). I'm 6'3" and operator station could use more room. Burns very..."
"Always runs, well balanced and easy to service. Narrow to get on and off (watch your weight). Excellent fuel consumption. Exemplary service from..."
"I bought this tractor at my local dealer with a MX-6 cutter for under 20K. Very clean, low hours, looked great. Had all manuals & records. I have..."
"I looked at many smaller compact tractors, both new and used, with 4WD and decided that a used utility tractor would best suit my needs. I'm glad I..."
I use a JD5205 with a 521 loader on a small horse farm operation in Ontario. I had an after market cab installed .The tractor is not fancy but..."
"Just love this tractor with the bucket on the front and the other attachments I have. Just right for my farm use. Couldn't be more pleased...."
"Very good tractor. Has done everything I've asked it to do...."