Challenger MT495D

Challenger MT495D Utility tractor Technical Specifications

Challenger MT495D is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2014 – 2016.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Challenger MT495D 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 MT495D Production

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

Challenger MT495D Power

Engine (gross): 150 hp
111.9 kW
PTO (claimed): 120 hp
89.5 kW (Techstar CVT)
  125 hp
93.2 kW (AutoPower VI)
Drawbar (tested): 98.7 hp
73.6 kW
PTO (tested): 140.7 hp
104.9 kW

Challenger MT495D Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 175
  240 (2x 120)
  350 (2x 175)
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 600
Battery volts: 12

Challenger MT495D Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning.
Transmissions: 24-speed six speed power shift
  continuously variable transmission (CVT)


Type: closed center load sensing (CCLS)
  open center optional
Valves: 2 to 4
SCV flow: 15 gpm
56.8 lpm (open center)
  (26 gpm
0.0 lpm (open twin flow)
  29 gpm
109.8 lpm (CCLS)

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III/II
Control: electronic lower link draft sensing
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 11400 lbs
5171 kg
Drawbar: Cat. 2

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000

Challenger MT495D Engine detail

Engine Detail
AGCO Power 49AWI
turbocharged air-to-air intercooled diesel
4-cylinder 16-valve
Displacement: 299 ci
4.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.251×5.276 inches
108 x 134 mm
Emissions: Interim Tier IV
Emission control: selective catalytic reduction (SCR)
Power (gross): 150 hp
111.9 kW
Fuel system: electronic high pressure common rail
Air cleaner: dual dry element
Pre-heating: thermostart
Rated RPM: 2200
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

Challenger MT495D Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: AutoPower VI
Type: six speed power shift
Gears: 24 forward and reverse
Six power shift gears in four ranges.

Challenger MT495D Dimensions

Wheelbase: 105 inches
266 cm
Shiping weight: 12500 lbs
5670 kg
Rear axle: Flange
Rear axle: Bar: 3.23 by 80 inches
82 by 2032 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.23 by 105 inches
82 by 2667 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.74 by 90 inches
94 by 2286 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.74 by 113 inches
94 by 2870 mm

Challenger MT495D Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2792

OCED Tractor Test 2792
Diesel CVT 4WD
July 2013 – September 2013,
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2792 file
PTO performance
Max power: 140.7 hp
104.9 kW
Fuel use: 7.9 gal/hour
29.9 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 127.5 hp
95.1 kW
Fuel use: 7.6 gal/hour
28.8 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 137.7 hp
102.7 kW
Fuel use: 7.8 gal/hour
29.5 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 98.7 hp
73.6 kW
Fuel use: 7.3 gal/hour
27.6 l/hour
Pull at 8.44KPH
Max pull: 14005 lbs
6352 kg
Pull at 3.6KPH


Is Challenger MT495D a good tractor?

The Challenger MT495D 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 MT495D take?

Check out the Challenger MT495D 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 MT485D

The Challenger MT495D was an agricultural tractor model made from 2014 – 2016

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