Marine Propulsion Engines by John Deere

Whether you’re relaxing on your yacht or hard at work – worrying about your engine is the last thing you want to do. That’s why recreational and commercial boat owners have been relying on John Deere engines for more than 30 years. John Deere PowerTech™ engines are quiet, reliable, and require minimal maintenance. And they are backed by a company you can count on for service and support – no matter where you explore or work.

John Deere marine engines are some of the most powerful on the water.
2013 John Deere Marine Brochure

  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Low noise & vibration
  • Compact design for easy installation

R.A. Mitchell Co., Inc. is pleased to provide propulsion engines by John Deere and are available with a number of options; 12V or 24V systems, Twin Disc or ZF gears, Gear Cooler Kits, three or four groove pulleys, Flybridge Panels, wet exhaust’s and more.

Below is a range of the engines John Deere offers in the various ratings. When choosing an engine, please call on us to ensure the proper engine rating for your application. We look forward to working with you!

The John Deere 4045AFM – 160HP, 180HP, 200HP and 225HP

The John Deere 4045 AFM Marine Propulsion turbocharged 4 cylinder, 4 cycle Electronic Engine is available keel cooled or heat exchanger cooled.

The John Deere 6068AFM85 – 230HP, 265HP, 300HP and 330HP

The John Deere 6068AFM85 Marine Propulsion turbocharged 6 cylinder, 4 cycle Electronic Engine is available keel cooled or heat exchanger cooled.

The John Deere 6068SFM85 – 249HP, 280HP, 321HP, 355HP and 400HP

The John Deere 6068SFM85 Marine Propulsion turbo-charged 6 cylinder, 4 cycle is heat exchanger cooled only.

The John Deere 6090AFM85 – 213HP, 242HP,280HP and 317HP

The John Deere 6090AFM85 Marine Propulsion turbocharged 6 cylinder, 4 cycle electronic Engine is available in keel cooled or heat exchanger cooled.

The John Deere 6090SFM85 – 213HP, 242HP,280HP and 317HP

The John Deere 6090SFM85 Marine Propulsion turbocharged 6 cylinder, 4 cycle electronic Engine is available in keel cooled or heat exchanger cooled.

The John Deere 6135AFM85 272HP, 317HP, 373HP, and 429HP.

The John Deere 6125AFM85 Marine Engine turbocharged, 6 cylinder, 4 cycle electronic engine is available in keel cooled or heat exchanger cooled.

The John Deere 6135SFM85 425HP, 500HP, 575HP, 650HP, and 750HP

The John Deere 6125SFM85 Marine Engine turbocharged, 6 cylinder, 4 cycle electronic engine and is available as heat exchanger cooled.