John Deere Unveils Auxiliary Power Unit Equipped With a PowerTech Plus 9.0L Industrial Diesel Engine

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Recently, at the International WorkBoat Show, John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) showed off an auxiliary power unit featuring a PowerTech Plus 9.0L industrial diesel engine that meets U.S. EPA Marine Tier 3 emissions regulations.

“We’re pleased to exhibit one of our new Marine Tier 3-certified auxiliary power solutions that provide our customers with the performance they depend on to keep their operations productive,” said Heather Balk, marine market planner at JDPS. “This new lineup offers more of the reliable and cost-effective solutions that customers expect from John Deere.”

About the PowerTech 6090HF485:

  • Radiator-cooled, dry-exhaust-manifold auxiliary engine
  • Capable of powering a variety of deck auxiliaries including pumps, winches, cranes, hydraulics and generators
  • Engine meets U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Marine Tier 3 emissions regulations for U.S. waterways
  • PowerTech 9.0L engine is available with a variable-speed rating of 280 kW (375 hp) at 2200 rpm

The rest of the engine lineup:

  • PowerTech 4.5L: 74 kW (99 hp) at 2200 rpm
  • PowerTech 6.8L: 187 kW (250 hp) at 2200 rpm
  • PowerTech 13.5L: 448 kW (600 hp) at 2100 rpm

Scheid Diesel can service any diesel engine including, but not limited to agricultural, construction, heavy duty truck, and automotive. Scheid has also made its mark in the diesel performance market with tractor and pickup truck pulling as well as diesel drag racing.

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