Ford 8340

Ford 8340The Ford 8340 is a 2WD or 4WD row-crop tractor from the PowerStar 40 series. This tractor was manufactured by Ford in Basildon, England from 1992 to 1995. The Ford 8340 is equipped with a 7.5 L (456.0 cu·in) six-cylinder diesel engine and one of two transmissions: a synchronized shuttle transmission with 12 forward and 12 reverse gears or a four-speed power shift transmission with 16 forward and 16 reverse gears.

The Ford 8340 row-crop tractor used the Ford Genesis engine. It is a 7.5 L, 7,472 cm2, (456.0 cu·in) six-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with 112.0 mm (4.41 in) of the cylinder bore and 127.0 mm (5 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 17.5:1. This engine produced 107.4 PS (79.0 kW; 106.0 HP) at 2,100 rpm of output power.

The Ford 8340 is equipped with hydrostatic power steering, hydraulic wet disc brakes, two-post foldable ROPS with flat-deck platform or Comfort Command Cab (optional), and 217.6 liters (57.5 US gal.; 47.9 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Ford 8340 variants:

  • SL: 12-speed
  • SLE: 16-speed premium

Ford 8340 Specifications

General Specifications
ModelFord 8340
Length4,470 mm (176 in)
Width2,100 mm (82.7 in)
Height (cab)2,790 mm (109.8 in)
Wheel base 2WD: 2,690 mm (105.9 in)
4WD: 2,610 mm (102.8 in)
Ground clearance (front axle) 2WD: 600 mm (23.6 in)
4WD: 550 mm (21.7 in)
Weight (shipping) 2WD ROPS: 3,940 kg (8,686 lbs)
4WD ROPS: 4,420 kg (9,744 lbs)
2WD Cab: 4,455 kg (9,824 lbs)
4WD Cab: 4,935 kg (10,882 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity217.6 liters (57.5 US gal.; 47.9 Imp. gal)
BatteryOne 12V (ROPS), Two 12V (Cab), CCA 800A
Cabin typeTwo-post foldable ROPS with flat-deck platform or Comfort Command Cab (optional)
Engine modelFord Genesis
Engine typeFour-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Fuel typeDiesel
Displacement7.5 L, 7,472 cm2, (456.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke112.0 mm X 127.0 mm (4.41 in X 5 in)
Compression ratio17.5:1
Horsepower107.4 PS (79.0 kW; 106.0 HP) at 2,100 rpm
Oil capacity:20.9 L (22.1 US. qt, 18.4 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: ROPS: 20.0 L (21.1 US. qt, 17.6 Imp. qt.)
Cab: 21.5 L (22.7 US. qt, 19.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD (optional)
Steering typeHydrostatic power
BrakesHydraulic wet disc
Final driveInboard planetary
Differential lockElectro-hydraulic
Transmission modelSynchroShift
Transmission typeSynchronized shuttle with dry disc clutch
Gears12 forward and 12 reverse
Speed Forward: 30.9 kmh (19.2 mph)
Transmission modelElectroShift/Pulse Command
Transmission typeFour-speed power shift with wet disc clutch
Gears16 forward and 16 reverse
Speed Forward: 30.7 kmh (19.1 mph)
Transmission oil capacity60.6 L (16 US. gal, 13.3 Imp. gal.)
Front tires Ag: 10.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 18.4-38
Three-Point Hitch
Control type Position control and top-link draft sensing (8340 SL)
Electronic lower-link sensing (8340 SLE)
Lift capacity (at ends) SL: 2,815 kg (6,205 lbs)
SL optional: 3,735 kg (8,240 lbs)
SLE: 2,975 kg (6,565 lbs)
SLE optional: 3,950 kg (8,710 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO typeIndependent
Rear PTO speed540/1000 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic typeGear pump (SL) or closed center load sensing (SLE)
Valves1 to 4
Pump flow 17.4 gpm (65.9 lpm)
SLE: 20.0 gpm (75.7 lpm)
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