International Harvester 330

International Harvester 330 Technical Specifications

International Harvester 330 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1957 – 1958.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for International Harvester 330 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

International Harvester 330 Production

Manufacturer: International Harvester
Type: Utility tractor
Factory: Rock Island, Illinois, USA
Total built: 4,262
Original price: $2,900 (1958 )
The short-lived International model 330 utility tractor matched the chassis of the 350 with the smaller C-135 that would later be used in the model 340.

International Harvester 330 Power

Drawbar (claimed): 32.4 hp
24.2 kW
Belt (claimed): 35.2 hp
26.2 kW
Drawbar (tested): 31.77 hp
23.7 kW
Belt (tested): 34.24 hp
25.5 kW

International Harvester 330 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: manual
Steering: power*Optional
Brakes: disc
Cab: Open operator station.
Transmissions: 5-speed sliding gear
  10-speed two-speed power shift


Fuel: 11.25 gal
42.6 L
Hydraulic system: 3.4 gal
12.9 L


Type: open center*Optional
Capacity: 3.4 gal
12.9 L
Valves: 1 to 3

Tracktor Hitch

Type: IH Fast Hitch

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: transmission
Rear RPM: 540

Title serial numbers

Location: Serial number plate on the right side of the tractor, on the clutch housing.

photo of 330 serial number

1957: 501
1958: 1488
Final: 4763

how to read serial numbers…

What year is my International Harvester 330? Serial Number Decoder

The serial number list shows the first tractor built in each year. The other tractors for that year will have successively higher numbers. Your serial number should be between two of the stated numbers.

The list only includes the numbers of the first tractors produced in each year. Your serial should be somewhere between two numbers.Unless you happen to be the first person to own a tractor, your number will not appear on the list.

International Harvester 330 Engine detail

Engine Detail
International Harvester C135
Displacement: 134.8 ci
2.2 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.25×4.0625 inches
83 x 103 mm
Air cleaner: oil bath
Compression: 7.38:1
Rated RPM: 2000
Starter volts: 6
Coolant capacity: 14 qts
13.2 L

International Harvester 330 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: sliding gear
Gears: 5 forward and 1 reverse
Clutch: dry disc

International Harvester 330 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 73.5 inches
186 cm
Length: 117 inches
297 cm
Width: 64 inches
162 cm
Height (steering wheel): 60 inches
152 cm
Operating weight: 4,100 lbs
1859 kg
Ballasted weight: 6,115 lbs
2773 kg
Front tread: 48 to 76 inches
121 to 193 cm
Rear tread: 48 to 76 inches
121 to 193 cm

International Harvester 330 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 634

Nebraska Tractor Test 634
Gasoline Torque Amplifier 2WD
November 5 – 14, 1957
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 634 file
Belt power (max): 34.24 hp
25.5 kW
Belt fuel use (max): 3.0 gal/hour
11.4 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 31.77 hp
23.7 kW
Gear 3 used for power test.
Max pull: 4,710 lbs
2136 kg
Gear 1-TA used for pull test.


Is International Harvester 330 a good tractor?

The International Harvester 330 is one of the great tractors in the International Harvester stable, and it has earned International Harvester a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a International Harvester 330 take?

Check out the International Harvester 330 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 International Harvester made the 330?

The International Harvester 330 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1957 – 1958

Where is the serial number on a International Harvester 330?

Lookup serial number plate on the right side of the tractor, on the clutch housing.

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