J.I. Case 530

J.I. Case 530 Utility tractor Technical Specifications

J.I. Case 530 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1960 – 1969.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for J.I. Case 530 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

J.I. Case 530 Production

Manufacturer: J.I. Case
Type: Utility tractor
Factories: Racine, Wisconsin, USA
  Rock Island, Illinois, USA
Original price: $5,700 (1969 )
The 530 was also used as the 530CK (Construction King) loader-backhoe, although with significant modifications.

J.I. Case 530 Power

Belt (claimed): 40 hp
29.8 kW
Plows: 3-4
Drawbar (tested): 37.03 hp
27.6 kW
PTO (tested): 41.27 hp
30.8 kW

J.I. Case 530 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: power
Brakes: mechanical disc
Cab: Open operator station.
Transmissions: 12-speed
  8-speed torque converter
  4-speed gear
  8-speed mechanical shuttle

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: I
Control: position and depth control

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: transmission
Rear RPM: 540

J.I. Case 530 Engine detail

Engine Detail
J.I. Case
Displacement: 188.4 ci
3.1 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.8125×4.125 inches
97 x 105 mm
Air cleaner: oil bath
Compression: 17.5:1
Rated RPM: 1900
  2100 (Case-O-Matic)
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 5 qts
4.7 L
Coolant capacity: 16.5 qts
15.6 L

J.I. Case 530 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: Tripl-Range
Gears: 12 forward and 3 reverse
Clutch: dry disc

J.I. Case 530 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 81.5 inches
207 cm
Length: 130 inches
330 cm
Width: 63.25 inches
160 cm
Height (hood): 53 inches
134 cm
Shiping weight: 4000 lbs
1814 kg
Clearance (front axle): 18.5 inches
46 cm
Front tread: 48 to 72 inches
121 to 182 cm
Rear tread: 48 to 76 inches
121 to 193 cm

J.I. Case 530 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 772

Nebraska Tractor Test 772
Diesel 12-speed 2WD
October 12 – 27, 1960
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 772 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed: 41.27 hp
30.8 kW
Fuel use: 2.5 gal/hour
9.5 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 39.41 hp
29.4 kW
Fuel use: 2.4 gal/hour
9.1 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 37.03 hp
27.6 kW
Fuel use: 2.4 gal/hour
9.1 l/hour
Gear 5 used for power test.
Max pull: 6,124 lbs
2777 kg
Gear 1 used for pull test.

Nebraska Tractor Test 786

Nebraska Tractor Test 786
Diesel Case-O-Matic 2WD
April 6 – 18, 1961
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 786 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed: 40.26 hp
30.0 kW
Fuel use: 2.7 gal/hour
10.2 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 39.05 hp
29.1 kW
Fuel use: 2.6 gal/hour
9.8 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 35.59 hp
26.5 kW
Fuel use: 2.7 gal/hour
10.2 l/hour
Gear 5 used for power test.
Max pull: 6,058 lbs
2747 kg
Gear 1 used for pull test.


Is J.I. Case 530 a good tractor?

The J.I. Case 530 is one of the great tractors in the J.I. Case stable, and it has earned J.I. Case a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a J.I. Case 530 take?

Check out the J.I. Case 530 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 J.I. Case made the ?

The J.I. Case 530 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1960 – 1969

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