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John Deere 4230 Tractor (1977)

Manufacturer:

John Deere

Price:

30(USD)

Series:

Generation II Series

Model:

4230

Factory:

Waterloo, Iowa, USA

Full Specifications

NEBRASKA TRACTOR TEST 1112 2

Description

Diesel Quad-Range 2WD October 13 - 24, 1972 Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 1112 file PTO performance Drawbar performance

Power at rated engine speed

100.32hp / 74.8kW

Fuel use

7.0gal/hour / 26.5l/hour

Max power

83.95hp / 62.6kW

Max pull

11,150lbs / 5057kg

JOHN DEERE 4230 POWER

PTO (claimed)

100hp / 74.6kW

Drawbar (tested)

83.95hp / 62.6kW

PTO (tested)

100.32hp / 74.8kW

ENGINES OVERVIEW

Description

John Deere 6.6L 6-cyl diesel John Deere 5.9L 6-cyl gasoline

ENGINE DETAIL 1

Description

John Deere diesel 6-cylinder liquid-cooled inline horizontal-shaft

Displacement

404ci / 6.6L

Bore/Stroke

4.25x4.75inches / 108x 121mm

Air cleaner

dry with secondary element

Pre-heating

ether injection coolant heater

Compression

16.2:1

Rated RPM

2200

Idle RPM

800-2400

Operating RPM

1500-2200

Firing order

1-5-3-6-2-4

Starter

electric

Starter volts

12

Oil capacity

17qts / 16.1L

Coolant capacity

24qts / 22.7L

ENGINE DETAIL 2

Description

John Deere gasoline 6-cylinder liquid-cooled/The gasoline engine was only available during the 1973 model year for the Deere 4230

Displacement

362ci / 5.9L

Bore/Stroke

4.25x4.25inches / 108x 108mm

Rated RPM

2200

Firing order

1-5-3-6-2-4

Starter

electric

Starter volts

12

JOHN DEERE 4230 ENGINES

Description

John Deere 6.6L 6-cyl diesel John Deere 5.9L 6-cyl gasoline

TRANSMISSIONS OVERVIEW

Description

8-speed partially synchronized 16-speed partial power shift 8-speed full power shift 13-speed creeper

TRANSMISSION 1

Transmission

John Deere Syncro-Range

Type

partially synchronized

Gears

8 forward and 2 reverse

Clutch

hydraulic wet disc

Oil capacity

64qts / 60.6L

Description

Four shift stations with two gears each, plus reverse gear in the first two shift stations. Tractor must be stopped, and clutch used, to shift between stations. Once in a shift station the tractor may be shifted on the move, using the clutch, between the gears in that station

SPEEDS 1

Description

With 18.4-38 rear tires

TRANSMISSION 2

Transmission

John Deere Quad-Range

Type

partial power shift

Gears

16 forward and 6 reverse

Clutch

hydraulic wet disc

Oil capacity

64qts / 60.6L

Description

Four gears (1-4) in four ranges (A-D). Power shift between gears 1-2 and 3-4 in each range with a synchronized shift (using clutch) between 2-3. Tractor must be stopped to shift range

SPEEDS 2

Description

With 18.4-38 rear tires

TRANSMISSION 3

Transmission

John Deere Power Shift

Type

full power shift

Gears

8 forward and 4 reverse

Clutch

hydraulic wet discs

Oil capacity

62qts / 58.7L

TRANSMISSION 4

Transmission

Syncro-Range Creeper

Type

creeper

Gears

13 forward and 4 reverse

Description

Optional creeper range adds additional speeds to the first five gears of the Syncro-Range transmission. An interlock prevents shifting into gears 6 through 8 while the creeper is engaged

MECHANICAL

Chassis

4x2 2WD/4x4 HFWD 4WD

Final drives

planetary

Differential lock

hydro-mechanical rear

Steering

power

Brakes

differential hydraulic wet disc

Cab

Open operator station. Four-post Roll-Gard ROPS optional. Sound-Gard cab with air-conditioning optional

Transmissions

8-speed partially synchronized 16-speed partial power shift 8-speed full power shift 13-speed creeper

CAPACITY

Fuel

37gal / 140.0L

Hydraulic system

16gal / 60.6L

HYDRAULICS

Type

closed center

Capacity

16gal / 60.6L

Valves

1 to 3

TRACTOR HITCH

Rear Type

II

POWER TAKE-OFF (PTO)

Rear PTO

independent

Rear RPM

540/1000 (1.375)

JOHN DEERE 4230 TIRES

Ag front

7.5L-15

Ag rear

23.1-26 / 23.1-30 / 20.8-34 / 16.9-34 / 15.5-38 / 16.9-38 / 18.4-38

DIMENSIONS

Wheelbase

104inches / 264cm

2WD Length

165.6inches / 420cm

4WD Length

169.3inches / 430cm

Width

89.625inches / 227cm / 54.375inches / 138cm (Cab)

Rear axle

Rack-and-pinion: 3.39 by 113inches / 86by 2870mm

Front tread

58 to 96inches / 147to 243cm

Rear tread

61 to 118inches / 154to 299cm

JOHN DEERE 4230 WEIGHT

Shipping

8,100lbs / 3674kg (Syncro) 8,500lbs / 3855kg

Operating

10,800lbs / 4898kg

Ballasted

14,150lbs / 6418kg

JOHN DEERE 4230 HEIGHT

Steering wheel

86.7inches / 220cm

Cab

109.875inches / 279cm

Exhaust

151.75inches / 385cm

DIMENSIONS & TIRES

Wheelbase

104inches / 264cm

Weight

8100 to 10800 pounds

Front tire

9.5L-15

Rear tire

18.4-34

JOHN DEERE 148 LOADER

Loader weight

1350lbs / 612kg

Height (to pin)

126inches / 320cm

Clearance, dumped bucket

102inches / 259cm

Dump reach

32inches / 81cm

Dump angle

38°

Clearance, level bucket

121inches / 307cm

Rollback angle

11°

Breakout force (lift)

4700lbs / 2131kg

Lift to full height (at pin)

3100lbs / 1406kg

Bucket capacity

0.5cu yd / 0.4 cu m / 0.6cu yd / 0.5cu m/ 0.8cu yd / 0.6cu m / 0.9cu yd / 0.7cu m

Bucket width

60inches / 152cm 72inches / 182cm 84inches / 213cm 96inches / 243cm

JOHN DEERE 158 LOADER

Loader weight

1771lbs / 803kg

Height (to pin)

156inches / 396cm

Clearance, dumped bucket

132inches / 335cm

Dump reach

32inches / 81cm

Dump angle

37°

Clearance, level bucket

151inches / 383cm

Rollback angle

12°

Breakout force (lift)

5000lbs / 2268kg

Lift to full height (at pin)

3800lbs / 1723kg

Bucket capacity

0.5cu yd / 0.4 cu m / 0.6cu yd / 0.5cu m / 0.8cu yd / 0.6cu m / 0.9cu yd / 0.7cu m

Bucket width

60inches / 152cm 72inches / 182cm 84inches / 213cm 96inches / 243cm

4230 SERIAL NUMBERS

Location

Serial number plate on the rear of the John Deere 4230, above the PTO shaft

1973

1000

1974

13000

1975

22074

1976

28957

1977

35588

Final

42331

ELECTRICAL

Ground

negative

Charging system

alternator

Batteries

2

Battery volts

6
The 4230 model tractor belongs to the Generation II Series of tractors from John Deere. The 4230 is a Row-Crop Tractors type, that is used mostly in Agriculture Tractors. A engine powers the 4230 tractor. This configuration more usage in the actual world.