John Deere K Series
John Deere Horicon Works
LITHO IN U.S.A.
This manual is written for an experienced technician.
Essential tools required in performing certain service
work are identified in this manual and are
recommended for use.
Live with safety: Read the safety messages in the
General Information Section of this manual and the
cautions presented throughout the text of the manual.
N This is the safety-alert symbol. When you see
this symbol on the machine or in this manual,
be alert to the potential for personal injury.
Use this component technical manual in conjunction
with the machine technical manual. An application
listing in the beginning of each section identifies
product-model/component type-model relationship.
See the machine technical manual for information on
component removal and installation, and gaining
access to the components.
Information is organized in groups for the various
components requiring service instruction. At the
beginning of each group are summary listings of all
applicable essential tools, other materials needed to
do the job, and service parts kits.
Group 00, in the beginning of each section—Repair
Specifications, consist of all applicable specifications,
wear tolerances and specific torque values for various
components on each engine.
Binders, binder labels, and tab sets can be ordered
by John Deere dealers direct from the John Deere
Distribution Service Center.
This manual is part of a total product support
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their causes. FOS Manuals are for training new
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