"The tractor will do the job but I totally abused it by useing it to clear my acreage. I still use it but had to dissable the seat switch and gear..."
"This is my first tractor, I talked to lot of people and everyone said to get a John Deere. So far it's done a great job around my property.
"I normally take my tractor to the dealer in mid winter for a tune-up so it will be ready in the spring. I always ask the dealer to go over it and see..."
"I love this tractor, we use it on job sites often and it has performed. The only issues I have had with the tractor are the starter solenoid and a..."
"If I had this to do over again, I would not have bought this tractor. Cost differential was important and at the time influenced the decision but the..."
"Sure it's a compact tractor. I have 3.5 acres and half of it is treed. I use the Deere for bucket work, maintaining the gravel road, pushing over or..."
"I have owned the tractor since it was new. Lots of issues with this tractor. It has performed well for the most part but has had issues such as bolts..."
"I purchased this tractor to help make it easier to take care of my property and maintain my 1800' driveway. I have been very happy with it so far. The..."
"Gears grind since new...."
"As most of you who own the John Deere utility models know the skins on the tractor are very poor. I can no longer place my hands on any of the..."
"I compared this to a Kubota model. I very happy that I purchased the JD. I had a a couple issues with it when I bought it used. Since those were fixed..."
"Bought this tractor mainly for loader work. It's performed flawlessly. It's done everything I've asked of it. It's a real back saver. ..."
"I bought my John Deere 4200 new in 2002 as a leftover 2001 model year and got a much better price than if I had purchased it 6 months earlier. I also..."
"From the day I bought this machine I've had nothing but problems. This is one of those items you would have planned to last a life time. Its only..."
"Since purchasing, I have had very few issues with the tractor (fuel is a different story). It has been a great tractor - small enough to not rut lawns..."
"I have 12 acres on a lake and needed some extra muscle to work the yard so I bought the JD 4200 with a front end loader, bush hog and box blade. I..."
"Fantastic tractor! I bought it with only 79 hours on it. I've worked it very hard so far and the only problem is we plan on selling it as soon as it..."
"Hydrostatic transmission locked up at 617 hours...."
"This unit has performed excellent. I've used the 420 loader to dig holes big enough for my septic tank and it plows snow with ease. It always starts..."
"So far this tractor has done everything I've asked of it. I use it mainly for loader work, moving trailers around, plowing/discing the garden,..."