Century C38

Century C38 Kukje built Technical Specifications

Century C38 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2005 – 2006.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Century C38 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Century C38 Production

Distributor: Century
Manufacturer: Kukje
Type: Compact Utility tractor
Factory: Yangsu-ri, South Korea

Century C38 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging amps: 45
Battery volts: 12

Century C38 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: foot pedal
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: differential wet disc
Cab: ROPS.
Transmission: 12-speed partially synchronized


Fuel: 11.1 gal
42.0 L
Hydraulic system: 9.25 gal
35.0 L
Front axle: 7.4 qts
7.0 L


Type: open center
Capacity: 9.25 gal
35.0 L
Valves: 1 to 3
Pump flow: 8.9 gpm
33.7 lpm
Total flow: 13.2 gpm
50.0 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: I
Rear lift (at ends): 2,580 lbs
1170 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: live (2-stage clutch)
Rear RPM: 540/1000

Century C38 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Displacement: 110 ci
1.8 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.307×3.701 inches
84 x 94 mm
Power: 38 hp
28.3 kW
Air cleaner: dry element
Compression: 22.2:1
Rated RPM: 2600
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 9.8 qts
9.3 L

Century C38 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: partially synchronized
Gears: 12 forward and reverse
Oil capacity: 37 qts
35.0 L
Oil type:

10oF [-12oC]^ : JDM J20C
70o–40oF [21o–40oC]   : JDM J20D

Four gears in three ranges with left-hand shuttle. Gear shift is synchronized with clutch. Tractor must be stopped to shift range and shuttle.

Century C38 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 69 inches
175 cm
Length: 124 inches
314 cm
Width: 61 inches
154 cm
Height: 96 inches
243 cm
Weight: 3,770 lbs
1710 kg
Ground clearance: 13 inches
33 cm
Front tread: 50 inches
127 cm
Rear tread: 45 to 59 inches
114 to 149 cm


Is Century C38 a good tractor?

The Century C38 is one of the great tractors in the Kukje stable, and it has earned Kukje a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Century C38 take?

Check out the Century C38 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 Kukje made the C35

The Century C38 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2005 – 2006

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