John Deere 40C

John Deere 40C Compact Utility tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 40C is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2005 – 2015.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 40C covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

John Deere 40C Production

Distributor: John Deere
Manufacturer: Goldini
Type: Compact Utility tractor
Factory: Italy

John Deere 40C Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 45
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 40C Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Two-post mid-mount folding ROPS.
Transmission: 12-speed synchronized


Pressure: 2176 psi
150.0 bar
Pump flow: 8.7 gpm
32.9 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: I/IN
Rear lift (at ends): 3086 lbs
1399 kg
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 2205 lbs
1000 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000
Engine RPM: 540@2520

John Deere 40C Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere
Displacement 100.5 ci
1.6 L
Bore/Stroke 4.00×4.00 inches
102 x 102 mm
Compression 6.5:1
Rated RPM 1850
Firing order 1-2
Starter volts 6
Oil capacity 5 qts
4.7 L
Coolant capacity 14 qts
13.2 L
Sparkplug gap 0.025 inches
0.635 mm
Point gap 0.022 inches
0.559 mm

John Deere 40C Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission John Deere
Type unsynchronized gear
Gears 4 forward and 1 reverse

John Deere 40C Dimensions

Wheelbase 56 inches
142 cm
Weight 4,500 lbs
2041 kg
  6,000 lbs (with blade)
2721 kg

John Deere 40C Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 505

Nebraska Tractor Test 505
Gasoline 4-speed crawler
September 9 – 23, 1953
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 505 file
Belt power (max) 25.0 hp
18.6 kW
Belt fuel use (max) 2.4 gal/hour
9.1 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power 19.63 hp
14.6 kW
Gear 3 used for power test.
Max pull 4,515 lbs
2048 kg
Gear 1 used for pull test.


Is John Deere 40C a good tractor?

The John Deere 40C is one of the great tractors in the Goldini stable, and it has earned Goldini a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a John Deere 40C take?

Check out the John Deere 40C 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 Goldini made the 35C

The John Deere 40C was an agricultural tractor model made from 2005 – 2015

How much can a John Deere 40C Pull?

The max pulling capacity of the John Deere 40C tractors starts at 4,515 lbs
2048 kg but may be slightly higher depending on the trim.

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