We connected with equipment manufacturers like you to find out what engine improvements were at the top of your list. As a result, we now offer a complete power solution so you can easily integrate John Deere power and performance into more of your equipment — and delight customers with engines that that don't require operators to manage extra fluids, like DEF.

Let’s Get To Work And Succeed Together

Like everything we do at John Deere, our new 18L diesel engine was built around your needs and your customers' needs. Hear what makes a relationship with John Deere power different — we're not just here to talk, we connect and listen.

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Industrial Diesel Engine

Rated power: 522 – 676 kW (700 – 907 hp)

  • New levels of reliability, durability, flexibility, and serviceability
  • Easy integration
  • Simple maintenance

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Higher Horsepower For Larger Equipment

Now you can streamline your supply chain and power more of your equipment with John Deere. See why the new JD18 engine gives you and your customers more power and confidence with less maintenance and operating costs.

Design and Engineering Resources for You

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JD18 Infographic

Learn eight reasons to get excited about the JD18 — including no aftertreatment.

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JD18 Product Flyer

See how the JD18 design leverages our best engine technology.

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JD14 Product Flyer

Learn about the field-proven performance — over 47,000 hours in high-load applications.

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Connect With Your Distributor or Dealer

Search and quickly find your nearest John Deere dealer.

The updated JD18 fuel system atomizes fuel into smaller, finer droplets — providing a cleaner burn, fewer emissions, and a more efficient running engine.

Jeff England
Supervisor, PDP Embedded Software