Hesston 1180

Hesston 1180 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

Hesston 1180 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1981 – 1984.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Hesston 1180 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Hesston 1180 Production

Manufacturer: Hesston (a part of Fiat)
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Original price: $33,500 (1984)

Hesston 1180 Power

PTO (claimed): 102 hp
76.1 kW
Drawbar (tested): 93.68 hp
69.9 kW
PTO (tested): 107.48 hp
80.1 kW

Hesston 1180 Electrical

Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 65

Hesston 1180 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD optional
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: hydraulic disc
Cab: Supercomfort cab standard with air conditioning
Transmissions: 12-speed


Type: open center
Pressure: 2450 psi
168.9 bar
Valves: 2
Pump flow: 13.3 gpm
50.3 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
  IIIN optional

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000

Hesston 1180 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Fiat 8065
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 335 ci
5.5 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.05×4.33 inches
103 x 110 mm
Compression: 15.7:1
Rated RPM: 2550
Starter volts: 12

Hesston 1180 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Gears: 12 forward and 4 reverse

Hesston 1180 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 108.3 inches
275 cm (2WD)
  105.3 inches
267 cm (4WD)
Length: 162.8 inches
413 cm (2WD)
  164.8 inches
418 cm (4WD)
Height (hood): 70.5 inches
179 cm
Height (cab): 112 inches
284 cm
Operating weight: 11,800 lbs
5352 kg (2WD)
  13,100 lbs
5942 kg (4WD)

Hesston 1180 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 1450
Diesel 12-speed 4WD
September 14 – 27, 1982
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 1450 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed: 107.48 hp
80.1 kW
Fuel use: 6.7 gal/hour
25.4 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 104.22 hp
77.7 kW
Fuel use: 6.4 gal/hour
24.2 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 93.68 hp
69.9 kW
Fuel use: 6.6 gal/hour
25.0 l/hour


Is Hesston 1180 a good tractor?

The Hesston 1180 is one of the great tractors in the Hesston (a part of Fiat) stable, and it has earned Hesston (a part of Fiat) a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Hesston 1180 take?

Check out the Hesston 1180 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 Hesston (a part of Fiat) made the 1180?

The Hesston 1180 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1981 – 1984

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