John Deere 4730

John Deere 4730 Technical Specifications

John Deere 4730 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1977 – 1981.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 4730 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 4730 Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Waterloo, Iowa, USA
The John Deere 4730 was the same as the model 4240, exported to Argentina from the United States.

John Deere 4730 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 61 (open)
  72 (cab)
Batteries: 2
Battery volts: 6
Battery Group: 5D

John Deere 4730 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: power
Cab: Sound Gard cab with air-conditioning optional.
Transmissions: 8-speed partially synchronized
  16-speed partial power shift
  8-speed full power shift

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II

Power Take-off (PTO)

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

John Deere 4730 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere
Displacement: 466 ci
7.6 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.56×4.75 inches
116 x 121 mm
Power: 117 hp
87.2 kW
Compression: 17:1
Rated RPM: 2200
Idle RPM: 800-2200
Firing order: 1-5-3-6-2-4
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 16 qts
15.1 L
Coolant capacity: 30 qts
28.4 L

John Deere 4730 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: Syncro-Range
Type: partially synchronized
Gears: 8 forward and 2 reverse

John Deere 4730 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 105.7 inches
268 cm
Length: 156.6 inches
397 cm
Width: 90 inches
228 cm
Height (exhaust): 123 inches
312 cm
Weight: 10900 lbs
4944 kg


Is John Deere 4730 a good tractor?

The John Deere 4730 is one of the great tractors in the John Deere stable, and it has earned John Deere a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a John Deere 4730 take?

Check out the John Deere 4730 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 John Deere made the 4530

The John Deere 4730 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1977 – 1981

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