John Deere 8430

John Deere 8430The John Deere 8430 is a 4WD row-crop tractor from the 8030 series. This tractor was manufactured by John Deere in Waterloo, Iowa, USA from 2006 to 2009. The JD 8430 is equipped with a 9.0 L (548.0 cu·in) six-cylinder diesel engine and one of two transmissions: a full power shift transmission with 16 forward and 4 reverse gears and hydraulic wet disc clutch or an infinitely variable transmission (IVT) with infinite forward and reverse transmission with gears.

The JD 8430 row-crop tractor used the John Deere PowerTech engine. It is a 9.0 L, 8,980 cm2, (548.0 cu·in) six-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with 118.0 mm (4.65 in) of the cylinder bore and 136.0 mm (5.35 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.3:1. This engine produced 309.3 PS (227.4 kW; 305.0 HP) at 2,100 rpm of output power.

The John Deere 8430 is equipped with power steering, wet disc brakes, CommandView Cab (standard), and 681.0 liters (179.9 US gal.; 149.8 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

John Deere 8430 Specifications

General Specifications
Model John Deere 8430
Length 5,560 mm (218.9 in)
Width
Height 3,120 mm (122.8 in)
Wheel base ILS: 3,020 mm (118.9 in)
MFWD: 3,050 mm (120.1 in)
Weight 11,260 kg (24,824 lbs)
ILS: 11,698 kg (25,790 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 681.0 liters (179.9 US gal.; 149.8 Imp. gal)
Battery Two 12V, CCA 925A
Cabin type CommandView Cab (standard)
Engine
Engine model John Deere PowerTech
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 6
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 9.0 L, 8,980 cm2, (548.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 118.0 mm X 136.0 mm (4.65 in X 5.35 in)
Compression ratio 16.3:1
Horsepower 309.3 PS (227.4 kW; 305.0 HP) at 2,100 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 24.1 L (25.5 US. qt, 21.2 Imp. qt.)
ILS: 27.9 L (29.5 US.qts, 24.5 Imp. qts)
Coolant capacity: 40.0 L (42.3 US. qt, 35.2 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×4 Independent Link Suspension (ILS) MFWD 4WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Power
Brakes Wet disc
Transmission model John Deere PowerShift
Transmission type Full power shift with hydraulic wet disc clutch
Gears 16 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 40.1 kmh (24.9 mph) Reverse: 16.1 kmh (10 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 151.4 L (40.0 US. gal, 33.3 Imp. gal.)
ILS: 159.0 L (42.0 US gal, 35.0 Imp. gal)
Transmission model John Deere IVT
Transmission type Infinitely Variable Transmission (IVT)
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 50.0 kmh (31.1 mph) Reverse: kmh (0 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: –
Rear tires Ag: –
Three-Point Hitch
Category III or IV (optional)
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends) 7,845 kg (17,300 lbs)
8,300 kg (18,300 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO speed (rpm) 1000 or 540/1000 (optional)
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Closed center PFC
Hydraulic capacity 36.0 L (9.5 US. gal, 7.9 Imp. gal.)
With aux reservoir: 54.9 L (14.5 US gal, 12.1 Imp. gal)
Valves 3 to 5
Pump flow 31.7 gpm (120 lpm)
Total flow 44.0 gpm (166.6 lpm)
Optional: 60.0 gpm (227.1 lpm)