YT235 open platform tractor with ROPS

 34.2 Engine Horsepower* Diesel Tractor

Looking for a tractor compact enough to work in a garden but with plenty of power to make easy work out of tough jobs? Look no further than the Yanmar YT235. Comfortable and easy to operate, the YT235 packs the power you’d expect from a much larger machine.


  • Performance Link Technology™
    • Major components Yanmar designed & built to work together 
    • Engine, front axle, transmission & final drive
  • One-touch-on/off, electro-hydraulic, independent PTO
  • Ruggedly built, large, comfortable F/R pedals
  • Standard 12-volt power supply outlet.
  • ROPS platform or Yanmar-designed factory cab with heat & air
  • Advanced controls to ease operator workload & increase comfort
    • Infinite speed selection HST transmission with 3-speed range shift 
    • Cruise control 
    • Auto throttle 
    • Tilt steering wheel
  • Optional Yanmar designed loader
    • Standard equipment: industry-standard, skid-steer quick attach 
    • New-design loader quick attach/detach with auto-lowering parking stand 
    • Standard right-hand console loader control joystick
  • Optional, 60-inch, mid-mount, fabricated, drive-over mower
  • Optional 7.5-foot digging depth hydraulic backhoe
  • Dual hydraulic pumps
  • True 3-point hitch position control 
  • Smooth hydraulic power steering



Alternator 12-40
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Battery 540 CCA
Cooling system Liquid cooled
Fuel Diesel
Gross Power 34.2 HP (26.1 kW)*
Maker Yanmar
Model 3TNV88C Tier 4
Number of cylinders 3
PTO Power at Zero Speed 27 HP (20.1 kW)
Rated RPM 2,800 RPM
Total displacement 100.1 cu. In. (1.642 L)
Type  34.2 Engine Horsepower* Diesel Tractor


Fuel tank 7.4 gal. (28 L)


2WD/4WD engagement Selectable
Brakes Wet disc
Mid PTO/RPM 2,103 RPM
Number of ranges
Rear differential lock Foot pedal engagement
Rear PTO/RPM 540 RPM
Transmission type Hydrostatic (Dual Touch Pedal)


3-point hitch Category 1
3-point lift capacity (std.) 2,205 lbf. (1,000 kgf)
3-point lift capacity at 24” (61 cm) 1,764 lbf. (800 kgf)
4-way loader control valve Standard
Power steering Fully Hydraulic
Pump capacity (implement) @ Rated 7.1 GPM (26.8 L/min)
Pump capacity (steering) @ Rated RPM 4.1 GPM (15.5 L/min)


Ground Clearance (with R4 Tires) 10.8” (274 mm)
Overall height (with R4 Tires) 89.0” (2,261 mm)
Overall length (with 3PH and R4 Tires) 116.9” (2,970 mm)
Weight (with ROPS, R4 Tires, Full Fluid) 2,558 lbs. (1,160 kg)
Wheelbase 65” (1,650 mm)
Width (with R4 Tires) 58.3” (1,482 mm)

Tire size

Ag (R1) - Front 6” - 14”
Ag (R1) - Rear 9.5"” - 22”
Industrial (R4) - Front 25” - 8.5” - 14"
Industrial (R4) - Rear 15” - 19.6”
Turf (R3) - Front 25" x 8.5" - 14"
Turf (R3) - Rear 13.6" - 16" 

Traveling speeds

Forward (with R1 Tires) 0 - 11.7 mph (0 - 18.9 kmh)
Reverse (with R1 Tires) 0 - 8.2 mph (0 - 13.2 kmh)


Attachments 1-year limited warranty
Power train (Engine and transmission core components) 5 years or 2,500 hours 
Tractor (Private Individual Usage) 24 months or 2,000 hours

Standard Equipment

Optional Equipment

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  • *As rated by engine manufacturer

  • **Values published are for descriptive purposes only and Yanmar reserves the right to change the values.

  • †See your local Yanmar Independent Dealer for warranty coverage and any details.

  • Note: Attachments sold separately. Please see your local dealer for details.