"For a midsize tractor this machine has the power of a small full size. John Deere make 3 tractors, 5301, 5302, and the 5303. They're all the same size..."
"I'm a little down on this tractor for a few minor reasons:
1) The "arms" for the front end loader function independently.They are always out of time...."
"Traded up from a 2wd JD 5105 to this 4wd JD 5303. Liked the 5105, but just lacked the traction I needed for certain tasks. Found a great deal on the..."
"I have owned several tractors and have moved up when trading. This has got to be the best one yet. Extremely reliable and plenty of power. With the..."
"This tractor was a little overkill for my requirements, but was cheaper than the 4x20 series JDs, and the size sure is nice when it comes to moving..."
"I have just used the tractor one hour. Purchased with loader, shredder, and box blade. So far impressed with power and ease of use. Loud! Straight..."
"Used it quite a bit last year, only got it stuck 3 times. Probably will do better this year, as I just started learning about it last summer and fall...."
"The only beef I have with it was that the dealer didn't offer a manifold heater, and you need it here in Michigan...."
"I just purchased this "new" 2008, 5303 with 10 hours on it. I believe I got a pretty good deal and any very happy with it. I have only mowed with it..."
"The John Deere 5303 2WD tractor is a pretty good tractor. Mine has a loader. this is a great extra! Now the problems and really I only have one . It..."