John Deere 240 skid steer loader

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General skid steer loader information

John Deere 240
Skid steer loader
1999 - 2002


Engine power:53 hp [39.5 kW]
Rated operating capacity:1500 lbs [680 kg]
Operating cap w/counterweights:2000 lbs [907 kg]
Bucket width:66 inches [167 cm]
Bucket capacity:14.6 cf [0.413 m3]
Tipping load:3400 lbs [1542 kg]
Breakout force - bucket:5500 lbs [2494 kg]
Breakout force - boom:3100 lbs [1406 kg]


A. Length:102 inches [259 cm]
B. Total length:125.8 inches [319 cm]
C. Height:75.4 inches [191 cm]
D. Max height:141.7 inches [359 cm]
E. Pin height:114 inches [289 cm]
F. Wheelbase:42.3 inches [107 cm]
G. Ground clearance:8.2 inches [20 cm]
Width:63.7 inches [161 cm]
Weight:6165 lbs [2796 kg]
Skid steer dimensions diagram


John Deere 3029D
2.9L 3-cylinder
liquid-cooled diesel
2400 RPM
Engine power (gross):53 hp [39.5 kW]
Engine power (net):51 hp [38.0 kW]


Flow:14.6 gpm [55.3 lpm]
Pressure:3100 psi [213.7 bar]
Optional flow:25.4 gpm [96.1 lpm]
System capacity:6 gal [22 L]


Max speed:6.7 mph [10.8 kph]
Front tire:10.00x16.5
Rear tire:10.00x16.5


55 amp alternator
12-volt 2.5kW starter
12-volt 750 cca battery

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Last update:January 20, 2015
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