JOHN DEERE: A Controversial American Icon | Up To Speed

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JOHN DEERE is one of the most recognizable brands in the world with its iconic yellow deer, the symbol of HARD WORK! But did you know their tractors and farm equipment have been helping the world for nearly 200 years?! Join James as he plows the fields of John Deere’s long history. From the Model D and 110, to Gator 6x4 and beyond. And by “beyond”, I mean farmers fighting for the right to repair their JOHN DEERE tractors which could change the nature of farming forever.
►Episode Chapters:
00:00 Introduction
02:28 Plowlogue
04:14 First Deere
07:15 Hay and Snow
12:20 Gator Aid
15:05 Right to Repair
17:30 Modern Venison
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poot111111 Vor 3 Monate
Does anyone else actually agree with John Deere regarding right to fix?
Reddit Snoo #3583
Reddit Snoo #3583 Vor 14 Tage
Jonathan Rapson
Jonathan Rapson Vor 27 Tage
Cost is just as bad as time because you need to drive it there then they have to actually fix it which could take a couple weeks
Jonathan Rapson
Jonathan Rapson Vor 27 Tage
I work at a farm we mostly have case ih's bc you can repair them your selves and their sometimes better
RcurringRaccoon Vor Monat
@Ford Larquad lmao yeah. (i think) John Deere isn't the be-all and end-all, kinda sus that they pulled their x9 out of the competition when they found out Claas and Case were going to participate with their new combines
Trigger Hound
Trigger Hound Vor 3 Monate
Absolutely not, being a farmer means you dont always guaranteed to have stable income, even when you have a good crop, if the market price is low, you will not have a massive profit, now imagine if these vehicle broke when the farmer is at his lowest point finacially, and cant afford to fix their vehicle in the dealership, I think Jhon Deer reasons behind this is utter bullshite and really just a corporate being greedy af
Ronald Mejia
Ronald Mejia Vor 11 Stunden
Uptospeed on CAT!
smallbustboy matthews
smallbustboy matthews Vor 18 Stunden
Why buy john deere if you have so many problems with fixing your own equipment.
JG Photography
JG Photography Vor 21 Stunde
Why don’t they just make the computer transportable without the tractor?
GoldenDoom Vor Tag
Cant wait for tractors to have a condo part of them
Hay Zweibahmer
Hay Zweibahmer Vor Tag
What if your dad used to work in John Deere now he is a farmer
Gamer Bread Baker
Gamer Bread Baker Vor Tag
17:50 did you get burned by all those extra buff horse speeds or did the deer bite back?
Casey Limbert
Casey Limbert Vor 2 Tage
Welp, there's CaseIH and New Holland
Yousor0 Vor 3 Tage
The Deere mains breaching gates god DAMN!
Deja Vu
Deja Vu Vor 3 Tage
So If the farmers average about 200 lbs, it only takes 10 to equal a ton.
Broc Beekman
Broc Beekman Vor 3 Tage
John Deere is great!!!!!!!
Brayden Kenny
Brayden Kenny Vor 4 Tage
I got a post Malone add watching this XD
Spencer Lemay
Spencer Lemay Vor 4 Tage
Illinois farmers don't talk like Chicago people. Chicago should be a separate state.
Daniel Huddleston
Daniel Huddleston Vor 5 Tage
Well I think if the machine is so well made that it doesn’t break then John deer should make money on repairs. However they should drive to the customer and reset the programs. Or John deer can make their products break in 5 years and breaks a lot in 10-15 years like cars do. So that you have to buy new ones, which would be way worse, than just paying the repair fee. Products built to last can’t stay alive as a company if it’s a one and done sale. And then no one else needs anything. That’s how companies go out of business, and everyone’s favorite tractor will be gone for good
The Slash Man
The Slash Man Vor 5 Tage
I have come back because I miss up to speed.
Jarrett Vantil
Jarrett Vantil Vor 6 Tage
Does anyone else think this video would have been even better if he put a John Deere behind him instead of the volks wagon?
Tristian Lefebvre
Tristian Lefebvre Vor 6 Tage
I think farmers should be allowed to repair their equipment.
Swift Gingis
Swift Gingis Vor 7 Tage
Do this for case
Swift Gingis
Swift Gingis Vor 7 Tage
Do but for cas
Bullfloat Handle
Bullfloat Handle Vor 7 Tage
That’s why I told the dealer I’m not buying another John Deere skid steer
D Jones
D Jones Vor 8 Tage
Kids this is why you get a case because you can fix it
Akram Alhanify
Akram Alhanify Vor 8 Tage
no one not even other farmers Chicago farmers: YEA NO KECHUPP
Andman8210 Vor 10 Tage
Mid staters don’t sound anything like people from Chicago
Charlene Woods
Charlene Woods Vor 10 Tage
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Francesca Bonfiglio
Francesca Bonfiglio Vor 11 Tage
deere sucks, EU tractors are far better!
Jaffethepolice Vor 11 Tage
Look like his JD tractors FORGOT to install surfshark VPN to prevent farmers from hacking
OhioAgVideos Vor 12 Tage
I actually own a 1965 110 Lawn tractor by Deere. Works great!!
Sweezy Breezy
Sweezy Breezy Vor 12 Tage
Why am i watching this.
Cadey Yonkman
Cadey Yonkman Vor 13 Tage
6:17 someone didn’t have any coffee
J Bell
J Bell Vor 14 Tage
If us farmers would only have an "implied license to operate tractors" we shouldn't have to pay ludicrous amounts of money to have that equipment on our farms.
MrJDMRoller Vor 14 Tage
would be nice if dealership techs go mobile
Michelle Hayward
Michelle Hayward Vor 15 Tage
This has made me not want to buy a compact tractor from John Deere
Peter Ludwig
Peter Ludwig Vor 15 Tage
It was made in Waterloo iowa
Admiral Sock Puppet
Admiral Sock Puppet Vor 16 Tage
Love that Initial D back to the show rip. So good.
The name's Johnson, Boris Johnson
The name's Johnson, Boris Johnson Vor 17 Tage
So, John Deere is Apple of tractor companies
sam737373 Vor 17 Tage
So why cant john deere send a mobile service agent to you rather than send the entire tractor to them as the way it is its nutw
Cody Donovan
Cody Donovan Vor 17 Tage
WHAT HAPPENED TO UP TO SPEED? We haven't gotten a new one in 2 months...
adam liebler
adam liebler Vor 17 Tage
3:14 🤣 my favorite part 🤦‍♂️
Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven Vor 18 Tage
Glad I never had to worry about this because I run older Case and older Versatile equipment. Only ever owned two John Deere and both briefly: a lawn mower which was sold for a Husqvarna and a JD 7721 combine which was sold for a second Case 1682 combine.
Raymond Ha
Raymond Ha Vor 18 Tage
I love how James uses “before post Malone was born” as a time stamp
Rexerity Gaming
Rexerity Gaming Vor 19 Tage
lmao this is ferrari level of arrogance
Raleigh Vor 19 Tage
You probably don't know the whole story here if you are siding with John Deer. The heart of the problem is that John Deer, at any time can disable your equipment using the wireless software on board. Not only that, if the tractor breaks from something super minor, the software disables the tractor till they have a Technician clear the code, and the tractors are being designed now so that minor parts will need regular maintenance, and when the tractor is out of that maintenance interval, it is disabled till the part is replaced and the technician clears the cods. You might say, that suck, so don;t buy them. Well the truth is, the profit margins are sooooo thin in farming now that you need really high quality equipment to just run a farm at break even and John Deer is the only company that sells the equipment you can buy so that you can possibly even hope to make a profit. Labor and other equipment is way less effective for their price. So I will ask you, if you worked in an industry where you had to buy from the only player in the game, and that company actively sabotages your equipment so that the can suck money from your already profit stretched operation, would you side with them?
1Carnaby Vor 20 Tage
All JD needs to do is to have some kind of mobile groups that can go places and examine the repairs + reset errors in software. Charge something affordable for it and everyone's happy. Struggles during the ownership are a big downside when selecting what to purchase and it's in JD's best interest to fix it.
val/John Longo’s
val/John Longo’s Vor 20 Tage
We own two Deere’s a 2023 e 2020 loader backhoe and an x300 lawn tractor between the two that’s 32 k in Deere lawn implements most don’t pay that for a car
val/John Longo’s
val/John Longo’s Vor 20 Tage
Vickie Sanders
Vickie Sanders Vor 20 Tage
Imagine how many inventions would be lost today if napkins wouldn't exist.
Harry Hinch
Harry Hinch Vor 20 Tage
Rust in peace polaris
John Vor 21 Tag
Appreciate you putting some light on This!
Antonio G
Antonio G Vor 21 Tag
I know John deer 🦌 😏, Isn't made in the USA..
Kane Grauberger
Kane Grauberger Vor 21 Tag
Ya nothing runs like a deer because they’re always found on the side of the road dead just like Ford.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven Vor 18 Tage
Don’t knock Ford.
Nepals Vor 21 Tag
Joeziah Babb
Joeziah Babb Vor 21 Tag
Right to repair also affects the heavy truck industry significantly. Though most tuners and talented shops can purchase access to the software, there are also versions of the software that have been hacked and are in widespread use today. The first manufacturer to break this trend of trying to monopolize their repairs and ability to maintain their product will take over the industry. I'm a business owner, my truck making me money is what is important. Their attempt to squirell more money out of me to maintain their product means I have no intention of using it.
Michelle Hayward
Michelle Hayward Vor 22 Tage
You can are up to speed on case
maverick m
maverick m Vor 22 Tage
You didn't talk about the model A
Ahti Ulanen
Ahti Ulanen Vor 22 Tage
See thats the problem with jd as if we had deeres we couldnt install turbo to our Case international 956xl if it was deere instead of case
Kdoge Vor 23 Tage
which is more important industry? makeing phones or GETING YOU FOOD SO YOU DONT DIE!!!!
Erik Böcker
Erik Böcker Vor 23 Tage
massey ferguson is beter
Thomas Maliekel
Thomas Maliekel Vor 23 Tage
Just buy a Mahindra
Ennodo Bala
Ennodo Bala Vor 23 Tage
Allowing the owner to fix a modern day tractor depends on what needs to be fixed. So they are right and wrong at the same time. A highly debatable topic with no clear conclusion.... It has to be looked at on a case by case basis, which makes it difficult to bring in a set of standard rules. So what will they do ? Come up with a blanket rule. That is exactly what they did. And yes, there are vested interests too as it earns them more money since part replacement and labor charges will be exorbitant (monopoly at work). It is a never ending discussion. But I'd say, if the machine is fairly reliable, it is good for the farmers to get the sophisticated machines repaired by the people who built it. It is just like my confidence in repairing my 2010 Camry while not wanting to touch the 2018 Merc. There are way too many things I can mess up which could cost double to repair eventually. Even a small broken plastic clamp will cost double or triple the price of that of a Camry.
BLUU JO Vor 23 Tage
No ketchup
eduardo cabrera
eduardo cabrera Vor 23 Tage
yes. same for auto, electronics and anything u buy. i support u farmers
Stephanie Cooks
Stephanie Cooks Vor 23 Tage
More like up to rabbit
Def Def
Def Def Vor 24 Tage
i imagine John Deere would be churning in his grave right now knowing what his company has been doing to modern farmers
20 year old Boomer
20 year old Boomer Vor 24 Tage
I did not know tractors could have camber
John Vor 24 Tage
its the same issue as Tesla trying to prevent car owners repairing their own cars
Anders Wenell
Anders Wenell Vor 24 Tage
does the cow put milk in its cereal??
mateuszsymbula Vor 24 Tage
Tractor aside this is a splendid vid!
Jonny G
Jonny G Vor 25 Tage
Right to repair is a huge issue, you cant fix your Apple products, or tesla either
Hot Issues
Hot Issues Vor 25 Tage
Well you Americans prefer capitalism so that’s what ya get
Selector Spinnaz
Selector Spinnaz Vor 25 Tage
How about going to farmers rather than them having to load a tractor to come to a shop
Sion Goodier
Sion Goodier Vor 25 Tage
John deer is one of the most expensive tractor to run but they do work hard , I find them better to work 16hr days with out small problems , but when thing go wrong they go wrong bad style 😃
Karl Leego
Karl Leego Vor 25 Tage
So John Deere is like Apple? Products are good mostly but there are a few catches
Nicholas Meyer
Nicholas Meyer Vor 26 Tage
You should do an up to speed on case ih
AustriaGamed Vor 26 Tage
Dont buy a Deere buy a Steyr.
brobrocool 101
brobrocool 101 Vor 24 Tage
Rock Fish
Rock Fish Vor 26 Tage
What about the mechanics to mak money? Look at Cole the corn star you tube videos.
Rock Fish
Rock Fish Vor 26 Tage
What About Ford?? Ford Has Special Tools just To chang spark Plugs??
Rock Fish
Rock Fish Vor 26 Tage
Farmers Are The ones TO Get Rich, And,, The Firat Ones To Go Broke..........
GamingWorldYT78 Vor 27 Tage
Was Abort Fendt
GamingWorldYT78 Vor 24 Tage
@brobrocool 101 Fendt is better
GamingWorldYT78 Vor 24 Tage
@brobrocool 101 ??
brobrocool 101
brobrocool 101 Vor 24 Tage
Stephen Dekoschak
Stephen Dekoschak Vor 27 Tage
John Deere 8000 and 7000 series are the best change my mind
D.J RAILWAY 6060 Vor 27 Tage
So the people who they think the own the world is now having a war against folks who put food on their plate. All these Farmers have to do to win the battle it just say they quit their job and what these big-time Corporation and everyone else starve because of too many greedy people that just want money.
Juana Infante
Juana Infante Vor 27 Tage
James can you please make a dodge ram episode
Francisco Morales
Francisco Morales Vor 27 Tage
please to Caterpillar
Julix Potatoe
Julix Potatoe Vor 28 Tage
MangoMan Vor 28 Tage
it looked like he was going to cry the whole video
Infospeed NYC
Infospeed NYC Vor 28 Tage
Deere needs to get back to its roots and make America's farms great agin.
Why is my High School Mascot logo in the Gator Aid?
Chase Bance
Chase Bance Vor 29 Tage
Was I the only one getting John Deere adds or is it that I can walk to the factory
Adam Neulander
Adam Neulander Vor 29 Tage
11:06 Hertz farm management was made by my great uncle (on my mom's side) and is now operated by his sons.
Nathan Sharpe
Nathan Sharpe Vor 29 Tage
I live in Moline and it's pronounced mo-lein and not mo-line. I know it's possible that this is a joke and in that case, it's kinda funny I've never heard someone say it like that. I'm only at 3:52 at the moment so pardon me if he says it again as mo-lein. Not tryin to be rude just wondering if other regions pronounce Moline like that
Mist Vor 29 Tage
Okay but John Deer got to pay all the bills for the repairs .
dave cavender
dave cavender Vor 29 Tage
He's they have the right to Big Tech the new big brother ?
dave cavender
dave cavender Vor 29 Tage
Yes they should
Case gang
Henry Of Skalitz
Henry Of Skalitz Vor Monat
I hate john deere I'd take any other tractor than the green shits.
Henry Of Skalitz
Henry Of Skalitz Vor Monat
Main reason they always break down and the injectors in the engine always go out.
Dimitri Marvak
Dimitri Marvak Vor Monat
John failed in Asia Why???
David Nikulka
David Nikulka Vor Monat
It's sad what corporations are doing. Their greed is out of hand. Fix your old machines and forget the new ones. In fact you need to boy-cot them.
Mike M
Mike M Vor Monat
Nope. You should be allowed to fix your own stuff. John Deer saying that the farmers don't own there equipment. They should all return there John Deers and go with another company.
Okey Buckeye
Okey Buckeye Vor Monat
Farming is what you do in between fixing machinery
Carl Segan
Carl Segan Vor Monat
Yeeees soundgarden black hole sun!
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Tony Wony Vor Monat
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