John Deere X300 Oil Filter Cross Reference Info

X300 Oil Filter Cross Reference

Last updated: 9/21/2022 The John Deere X300 series mowers are some of the most popular mowers of all time. Manufactured from 2006 to 2015 and available from a wide range of retailers, there are tons of these machines in use today. Paired with an extremely reliable 17hp air cooled Kawasaki engine, this mower is built … Read more

Kubota L3901 & L3301 Filter Cross Reference Info

Last updated 9/21/22 The Kubota L3901 and L3301 are the bigger brothers to the very popular L2501. With more horsepower than the L2501, the L3901 and L3301 are more capable of pulling power hungry attachments. The only real difference in the L3301 and the L3901 is horsepower, and they actually use the same engine, the … Read more

John Deere Lawn Tractor Filter Cross Reference

Last updated 10/20/21 Whether you call it a John Deere lawn tractor or a lawn mower, there’s no question that keeping up on basic maintenance is the best way to reduce downtime and avoid costly repairs. When properly maintained, John Deere lawn tractors are just about as reliable as they come, and is likely a … Read more

John Deere 8245R Oil Filter Cross Reference Info

This article is titled for the John Deere 8245R oil filter cross reference, but here is a list of tractors that use the same filters and this list applies to: 8245R, 8270R, 8295R, 8320R, 8335R, 8345R, 8370R, and 8400R. It seems ridiculous that the 245hp John Deere 8245R uses the same filters as the 400hp … Read more

Who really makes John Deere and Case tractor oil?

I get asked who makes John Deere oil and Case oil all the time, and the truth is it depends on the year, or sometimes the month. John Deere simply hires the lowest bidder that can meet the spec they specify. For most common non specialty tractor engine oils, this usually means Northland Oil in … Read more

Who makes filters for Case and New Holland?

Just like John Deere, Case tractor filters (and likewise New Holland) are manufactured by aftermarket companies.  Fleetguard (owned by Cummins), has been manufacturing filters for Case IH/CNH for years. Unlike John Deere, they do not go out of their way to advertise that their CIH branded filters are superior to the identical Fleetguard filters.  This … Read more

Should I put aftermarket oil and air filters in my tractor?

This question comes up a lot when talking about filters used in tractors.  Many people simply aren’t comfortable using anything other than a John Deere, Case, New Holland etc in their expensive tractor or piece of machinery.  This is totally understandable, filters are a cheap insurance policy to keep an expensive machine running. The question … Read more