5042 C (42 HP)

5042 C Tractor has the comfort and convenience features to keep you smiling even during the longest days; the engine power and hydraulic capacity to take on hard-to-handle chores; and the quality of engineering, assembly, and components you expect from John Deere.

Fuel Efficient John Deere Engine


The modern, powerful 4-stroke, 3 cylinder engine provides excellent torque & durability.


Power Steering


Provides optimum performance and efficiency in all operating conditions with minimal effort.


Oil Immersed Disc Brakes


The brakes are sealed and oil-immersed for minimum wear & tear and longer operating life.
Braking is sure and safe



Dry Type Air Filter


The engine breathes fresh air up to 99.9% and has less maintenance



Coolant Reservoir Tank


Keeps the engine cool


Digital Hour Meter


Automatic count of hours


Mobile Charging Point


No matter where you are, always be in touch


Side Shift Gear


Ease of driving with lot of open space


Piston cooling spray jet


Forced engine cooling & lubrication system. Effective heat dissipation.


Long engine life.


Helical gears with collar shift transmission


Highly durable and efficient transmission. Easy on-the-go gear shifting.


Force feed lubrication to transmission


Ensures lubrication to all parts of transmission in all operating conditions.


Enhanced transmission performance.


High service interval for transmission oil


Reduced cost of operation with low maintenance and high service interval.


Additional Features

Finger touch hydraulics
Under hood exhaust muffer
Single piece hood opening
Uniform Seeding Technology

Key Specifications

Engine 42 HP, 2100 RPM, 3 Cylinders, Coolant cooled with overflow reservoir, Naturally Aspirated
Air Filter Dry Type, Dual Element
Transmission 8 Forward + 2 Reverse speed, Collarshift Gearbox
Hydraulics Maximum Lifting Capacity 1300Kgf at lower link ends


Clutch Single Plate Dry / Twin plate wet clutch
Gear Box 8 Forward + 2 Reverse, Collarshift


Oil Immersed Disc Brakes  


Lifting Capacity 1300 Kgf at lower link ends
3 Point Linkage Category II


Type Power

Power Take Off

Type Independent, 6 Splines
RPM 540 @ 1575 ERPM

Wheels and Tyres

Front 6.0 x 16, 8 PR
Rear 13.6 x 28, 12 PR

Fuel Tank Capacity

45 Litres  

Electrical System

88 Ah, 12 Volt Battery, 40 Amp. Alternator  
2.5 kW Starter Motor  

Dimensions and Weight

Total Weight 1830 kg
Wheel Base 1870 mm
Overall Length 2925 mm
Ground Clearance 375 mm
Turning Radius with Brakes 2815 mm

Optional Accessories

Canopy Holder  
Tow Hook  
Wagon Hitch  


Adjustable front axle  
Roll over protection system with deluxe seat & seat belt  

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