Challenger MT545D

Challenger MT545D Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

Challenger MT545D is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2013 – 2014.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Challenger MT545D 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 MT545D Production

Manufacturer: Challenger (a part of AGCO)
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Beauvais, France
Original price: $140,255 (2013 classic )
Original price: $162,986 (2013 deluxe )
Original price: $171,464 (2013 deluxe )

Challenger MT545D Power

Engine: 165 hp
123.0 kW
PTO (claimed): 130 hp
96.9 kW
Drawbar (tested): 118.7 hp
88.5 kW
PTO (tested): 156.2 hp
116.5 kW

Challenger MT545D Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 175
  240*Total capacity with dual 120A alternator option.
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 600
Battery volts: 12

Challenger MT545D Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning. AGCO System 150 (optional)
  AGCOMMAND (optional)
Transmissions: 24-speed six-speed power shift
  continuously variable transmission


Type: closed center load sensing (CCLS)
Pressure: 2900 psi
200.0 bar
Valves: 2 to 4
Total flow: 29 gpm
109.8 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III/II
Control: electronic lower link draft control
Drawbar: Cat. 2

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000

Challenger MT545D Engine detail

Engine Detail
AGCO Power
turbocharged intercooled diesel
Displacement: 402.5 ci
6.6 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.252×4.724 inches
108 x 120 mm
Emissions: Interim Tier IV
Emission control: selective catalyitic reduction (SCR)
Power: 165 hp
123.0 kW
Fuel system: electronic high pressure common rail
Air cleaner: dual stage dry
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

Challenger MT545D Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: AutoPower VI
Type: six-speed power shift
Gears: 24 forward and reverse

Challenger MT545D Dimensions

Rear axle: Flange
Rear axle: Bar: 3.23 by 80 inches
82 by 2032 mm
Rear axle: Long bar: 3.23 by 105 inches
82 by 2667 mm
Rear axle: Bar: 3.74 by 90 inches
94 by 2286 mm (
Rear axle: Long bar: 3.74 by 113 inches
94 by 2870 mm (

Challenger MT545D Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2775

OCED Tractor Test 2775
Diesel CVT 4WD
March 2013 – April 2013,
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2775 file
PTO performance
Max power: 152.1 hp
113.4 kW
Fuel use: 8.7 gal/hour
32.9 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 136.9 hp
102.1 kW
Fuel use: 8.3 gal/hour
31.4 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 147.0 hp
109.6 kW
Fuel use: 8.6 gal/hour
32.6 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 110.0 hp
82.0 kW
Fuel use: 8.3 gal/hour
31.4 l/hour
Pull at 7.79KPH
Max pull: 15085 lbs
6842 kg
Pull at 3.12KPH

OCED Tractor Test 2788

OCED Tractor Test 2788
Diesel AutoPower VI 4WD
November 2012 – July 2013,
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2788 file
PTO performance
Max power: 156.2 hp
116.5 kW
Fuel use: 8.7 gal/hour
32.9 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 141.1 hp
105.2 kW
Fuel use: 8.2 gal/hour
31.0 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 151.9 hp
113.3 kW
Fuel use: 8.6 gal/hour
32.6 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 118.7 hp
88.5 kW
Fuel use: 7.9 gal/hour
29.9 l/hour
Gear 3A used for power test.
Max pull: 13375 lbs
6066 kg
Gear 1F used for pull test.


Is Challenger MT545D a good tractor?

The Challenger MT545D 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 MT545D take?

Check out the Challenger MT545D 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 MT535D

The Challenger MT545D was an agricultural tractor model made from 2013 – 2014

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