Ford 8430

Ford 8430 Technical Specifications

Ford 8430 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1992 – 1997.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Ford 8430 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Ford 8430 Production

Manufacturer: Ford (a part of New Holland)
Factory: Curitiba, Brazil
The Brazillian-built Ford 8430 is similar to the Fiat 140-90.

Ford 8430 Electrical

Charging system: alternator
Battery volts: 12

Ford 8430 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Two-post ROPS. Cab optional with air-conditioning.
Transmissions: 12-speed partially synchronized
  24-speed creeper

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
Control: position and draft control

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Clutch: hydraulic
Rear RPM: 540/1000 (1.375)

Ford 8430 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Fiat 8065.25
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 353.9 ci
5.8 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.094×4.53 inches
104 x 115 mm
Power: 140 hp
104.4 kW
Rated RPM: 2500
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

Ford 8430 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: partially synchronized
Gears: 12 forward and 4 reverse
Clutch: 305mm cerametallic disc
Four gears (1-4) in three ranges (I, II, III) plus reverse (R) range.

Ford 8430 Dimensions


Is Ford 8430 a good tractor?

The Ford 8430 is one of the great tractors in the Ford (a part of New Holland) stable, and it has earned Ford (a part of New Holland) a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Ford 8430 take?

Check out the Ford 8430 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 Ford (a part of New Holland) made the 8030

The Ford 8430 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1992 – 1997

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