CaseIH Steiger 485

CaseIH Steiger 485 Technical Specifications

CaseIH Steiger 485 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2008 – 2010.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for CaseIH Steiger 485 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

CaseIH Steiger 485 Production

Manufacturer: CaseIH
Type: Four-wheel Drive (4WD) tractor
Factory: Fargo, North Dakota, USA
Original price: $291,250 (2010)

CaseIH Steiger 485 Power

Engine: 485 hp
361.7 kW
PTO (claimed): 429 hp
319.9 kW
Drawbar (tested): 400.38 hp
298.6 kW
PTO (tested): 498.35 hp
371.6 kW

CaseIH Steiger 485 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 175
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 1000
Battery volts: 12

CaseIH Steiger 485 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 articulated 4WD
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with heat and A/C, optional Luxury cab
Transmission: 16-speed full power shift


Type: parallel pressure flow compensated (PFC)
Valves: 4 to 5
  4 to 9 (without 3-point hitch)
Total flow: 40 gpm
151.4 lpm
  55 gpm
208.2 lpm (High-Flow)
  90 gpm
340.7 lpm (Twin-Flow)

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 4N
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 19,620 lbs
8899 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent optional
Rear RPM: 1000

CaseIH Steiger 485 Engine detail

Engine Detail
turbocharged diesel
6-cylinder 24-valve
Displacement: 786 ci
12.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 5.315×5.906 inches
135 x 150 mm
Emissions: Tier 3
Power: 485 hp
361.7 kW
Maximum Power: 534 hp
398.2 kW
Air cleaner: dual paper elements
Compression: 16.5:1
Rated RPM: 2000
Starter volts: 24

CaseIH Steiger 485 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: full power shift
Gears: 16 forward and 2 reverse

CaseIH Steiger 485 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 154 inches
391 cm
Width: 44 inches
111 cm (frame)
Shiping weight: 38,500 lbs
17463 kg
Max weight: 54,000 lbs
24494 kg
Front axle: 4.5×120 inch diameter
114 mm
Rear axle: 4.5×120 inch diameter
114 mm

CaseIH Steiger 485 Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1934A

OCED Tractor Test 1934A
Diesel 16-speed 4WD
September 8 – 11, 2008
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1934A file
PTO performance
Max power: 498.35 hp
371.6 kW
Fuel use: 26.5 gal/hour
100.3 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 443.69 hp
330.9 kW
Fuel use: 25.1 gal/hour
95.0 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 400.38 hp
298.6 kW
Fuel use: 24.7 gal/hour
93.5 l/hour
Gear 6 used for power test.
Max pull: 43,815 lbs
19874 kg
Gear 3 used for pull test.


Is CaseIH Steiger 485 a good tractor?

The CaseIH Steiger 485 is one of the great tractors in the CaseIH stable, and it has earned CaseIH a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a CaseIH Steiger 485 take?

Check out the CaseIH Steiger 485 oil capacity and oil type in the engine specs section as it may vary across the engines. Keep in mind, that older models might have their oil capacity increased over time. You may compare between the early and late oil capacity.

Do tractors have VIN numbers?

Every tractor has a VIN number. The number is usually engraved below the driver’s seat. Tractor manufacturers put the number in different places on the tractor body.

What was the last year CaseIH made the Steiger 435

The CaseIH Steiger 485 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2008 – 2010

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