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6068 Industrial Engines

PowerTech™ 6068 Industrial Engines

PowerTech 6.8L engines deliver outstanding performance in the 6-cylinder class. They offer many of the same features as our 4.5L engines, but with more horsepower and torque.

Equipped with an electronically controlled fuel system, the 6.8L engines also follow the John Deere strategy of utilizing electronics to meet Tier 2 emission regulations while providing optimal performance, minimal engineering redesign cost and maximum customer value. Various electronic packages will be offered to suit a range of application needs. These packages allow you to custom fit your product with the ideal level of technology.

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Final Tier 4

Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_H5 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 8 PB% -- 37 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_H6 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 8 PB% -- 37 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_G 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 49 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_F 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 26 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_E 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 38 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_D 275 HP (205 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 19 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_C 275 HP (205 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 30 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_B 300 HP (224 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 9 TR%
PowerTech PSS 6068HFC09_A 300 HP (224 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 19 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_N 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_M 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_L 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_K 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_J 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_I 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_H 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_G 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_F 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 25 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_E 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_D 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_C 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm --10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_O 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 12 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_B 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 2 PB% -- 23 TR%
PowerTech PVS 6068HFC08_A 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 2 PB% -- 34 TR%

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Interim Tier 4

Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_I 139 HP (104 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_J 139 HP (104 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 8 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_H 139 HP (104 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_G 141 HP (105 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_F 155 HP (116 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 8 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_E 155 HP (116 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_D 157 HP (117 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 8 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_C 157 HP (117 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 1 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_A 172 HP (128 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 34 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC93_B 173 HP (129 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 1 PB% -- 33 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_O 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_N 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_M 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_L 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_K 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_J 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_I 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_H 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_G 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 28 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_F 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_E 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 10 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_D 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 35 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_C 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2000 rpm -- 0 PB% -- 15 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_B 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 2 PB% -- 26 TR%
PowerTech PVX 6068HFC94_A 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2400 rpm -- 2 PB% -- 37 TR%
PowerTech PSX 6068HFC95_B 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 10 PB % -- 37 TR %
PowerTech PSX 6068HFC95_A 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2200 rpm -- 2 PB % -- 26 TR %

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Tier 3

Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech E 6068HF285_J_S0_R0 139 HP (104 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_I_S0_R0 139 HP (104 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_H_S0_R0 156 HP (116 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_G_S0_R0 156 HP (116 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_F_S0_R0 173 HP (129 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_E_S0_R0 173 HP (129 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_D_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_C_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech E 6068HF285_B_S0_R0 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_G_S0_R0 180 HP (134 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_I_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_H_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_J_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_E_S0_R0 193 HP (144 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_F_S0_R0 193 HP (144 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_C_S0_R0 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_B_S0_R0 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_D_S0_R0 201 HP (150 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_P_S0_R0 217 HP (162 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_N_S0_R0 217 HP (162 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_R_S0_R0 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_S_S0_R0 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_Q_S0_R0 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_M_S0_R0 243 HP (181 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_L_S0_R0 251 HP (187 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_O_S0_R0 251 HP (187 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech Plus 6068HF485_K_S0_R0 275 HP (205 kW) @ 2400 rpm

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Tier 2

Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech 6068TF275_I_S0_R0 135 HP (101 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF275_C_S0_R0 139 HP (104 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF275_G_S0_R0. 150 HP (112 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF275_D_S0_R0. 156 HP (116 kW) @ 2500 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF275_E_S0_R0 165 HP (123 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF275_H_S0_R0 170 HP (127 kW) @ 2500 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_M_S0_R0 173 HP (129 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_F_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_D_S0_R0 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_E_S0_R0 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_H_S0_R0 211 HP (157 kW) @ 2000 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_G_S0_R0 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_C_S0_R0 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF275_I_S0_R0 250 HP (187 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF475_D_S0_R0 251 HP (187 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF475_C_S0_R0 275 HP (205 kW) @ 2400 rpm

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Tier 1

Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech 6068DF150_B_S0_R0 125 HP (93 kW) @ 2500 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_F_S0_R0 126 HP (94 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_G_S0_R0 129 HP (96 kW) @ 2100 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_E1_S0_R0 142 HP (106 kW) @ 2100 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF250_E_S0_R0 142 HP (106 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_E2_S0_R0. 148 HP (110 kW) @ 2100 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_I_S0_R0 148 HP (110 kW) @ 2300 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_B_S0_R0 156 HP (116 kW) @ 2500 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_D_S0_R0 157 HP (117 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150_A_S0_R0 170 HP (127 kW) @ 2500 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF250_D_S0_R0 172 HP (128 kW) @ 2300 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF250_H_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF250_B_S0_R0 185 HP (138 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF150_C_S0_R0 192 HP (143 kW) @ 2200 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF250_I_S0_R0 200 HP (149 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF150_B_S0_R0 210 HP (157 kW) @ 2400 rpm
PowerTech 6068HF250_B_S0_R0 225 HP (168 kW) @ 2400 rpm

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Non-Certified

Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech
6068TF220_C_S0_R0 170 HP (127 kW) @ 2500 rpm

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Tier 1 - Variable Speed Power Units

EAME, Asia and Australia Only
Engine Family Rating Power Rating
PowerTech 6068DF150VD 93 kW (125 HP) @ 2500 rpm
PowerTech 6068TF150VS 127 kW (170 HP) @ 2500 rpm

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Actual vehicle top speed may vary based on belt wear, tire selection, vehicle weight, fuel condition, terrain and other environmental factors. The engine horsepower and torque information are provided by the engine manufacturer to be used for comparison purposes only. Variation may exist between the actual operation data and defaulted data for the horsepower and torque. Please refer to the original engine manufacturer’s website for detailed information. Optional accessories and attachments are not included in the standard warranty claim for reimbursement. The product (including its components) and accessories may not be available in all regions.