Challenger MT485E

Challenger MT485E Utility tractor Technical Specifications

Challenger MT485E is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2017 – .

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Challenger MT485E covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Challenger MT485E Production

Manufacturer: Challenger (a part of AGCO)
Type: Utility tractor

Challenger MT485E Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 175
  240*Total charging capacity with optional twin 120A system.
Battery volts: 12

Challenger MT485E Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: electro-hydraulic front and rear
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning. Auto-Guide 3000*Optional
Transmissions: 16-speed four-speed power shift
  24-speed six-speed power shift
  continuously-variable transmission


Type: open center
Valves: up to 5
Pump flow: 26 gpm
98.4 lpm
  29 gpm
109.8 lpm *Optional
  50 gpm
189.3 lpm *Optional

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III/II
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 11244 lbs
5100 kg
Rear Arms: telescopic link end

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000

Challenger MT485E Engine detail

Engine Detail
AGCO Power
intercooled turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 299 ci
4.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.251×5.276 inches
108 x 134 mm
Emissions: Tier IV
Emission control: selective catalytic reduction
Power: 140 hp
104.4 kW
Maximum Power: 150 hp
111.9 kW
Fuel system: high-pressure common rail direct injection
Rated RPM: 2100
Torque: 623 lb-ft
844.8 Nm
Torque RPM: 1600
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

Challenger MT485E Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: AutoPower IV
Type: four-speed power shift
Gears: 16 forward and reverse
Clutch: hydraulic wet disc

Challenger MT485E Dimensions

Wheelbase: 105 inches
266 cm
Width: 72 inches
182 cm *Minimum width
Shiping weight: 15432 lbs
6999 kg
Rear axle: Flange
Rear axle: Bar


Is Challenger MT485E a good tractor?

The Challenger MT485E is one of the great tractors in the Challenger (a part of AGCO) stable, and it has earned Challenger (a part of AGCO) a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Challenger MT485E take?

Check out the Challenger MT485E 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 Challenger (a part of AGCO) made the MT475E

The Challenger MT485E was an agricultural tractor model made from 2017 –

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