John Deere 7230R

John Deere 7230R 7R Series Technical Specifications

John Deere 7230R is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2011 – 2019.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 7230R 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 7230R Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Waterloo, Iowa, USA

John Deere 7230R Power

Engine (gross): 230 hp
171.5 kW
Engine (max): 253 hp
188.7 kW
PTO (claimed): 189 hp
140.9 kW
Drawbar (tested): 179.34 hp
133.7 kW
PTO (tested): 225.07 hp
167.8 kW

John Deere 7230R Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 200
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 925
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 7230R Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: full-locking electrohydraulic rear. Limited slip front axle. Electrohydraulic on TLS Plus front axle with front brakes.
Steering: hydrostatic power
  ActiveCommand Steering optional
Cab: CommandView II Cab. AutoTrac ready. ISO 1178.3 ISOBUS connection. JDLink and Service ADVISOR Remote available.
Transmissions: 16-speed partial power shift
  20-speed partial power shift
  20-speed power shift
  infinitely variable transmission


Type: closed-center pressure and flow compensated (PFC)
Pressure: 2958 psi
204.0 bar
Rear valves: 6 (max)
Mid valves: 0 to 2
Pump flow: 32 gpm
121.1 lpm
  43 gpm
162.8 lpm (optional)
  59 gpm
223.3 lpm (optional)
SCV flow: 35 gpm
132.5 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 3/3N
Control: electrohydraulic sensing
Rear lift: 12,000 lbs
5443 kg
  15,200 lbs
6894 kg (optional)
Front Hitch: 3N (optional)
Front lift: 11,464 lbs
5200 kg
Drawbar: Category 3 drawbar standard with 4,050 to 6,000 pound rating. High-capacity 10,000 Cat. 3 drawbar optional.

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 1000 (1.75)
  540/1000 (1.375/1.75)
  540/540E/1000 (1.375/1.75)
  540/540E/1000/1000E (1.375/1.75)
Engine RPM: 540@1950
Front PTO: optional
Front RPM: 1000 (1.375)
  1000 (1.75)

John Deere 7230R Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech PSX
turbocharged aftercooled diesel
6-cylinder 24-valve
Displacement: 548 ci
9.0 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.66×5.35 inches
118 x 136 mm
Emissions: Tier 4A
Emission control: exhaust gas recirculation (EGR)
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 230 hp
171.5 kW
Maximum Power (EC 97/68): 253 hp
188.7 kW
Fuel system: electronic high-pressure common rail
Air cleaner: dual stage dry
Compression: 16:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 7230R Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere PowrQuad Plus
Type: partial power shift
Gears: 16 forward and reverse
Four gears (1-4) in four ranges (A-D) with left-hand reverser lever. Push-button power shifting between gears. Synchronized shifting between ranges using the foot clutch, or de-clutch button. Power shuttle shifting between forward and reverse.

John Deere 7230R Dimensions

Wheelbase: 115.2 inches
292 cm
Front axle: 1300 Series standard
Front axle: Triple-Link Suspension Plus optional
Rear axle: Standard axle: 3.94 by 118.5 inches
100 by 3009 mm
Rear axle: 3.94 by 100.4 inches
100 by 2550 mm
Rear axle: 3.94 by 110.5 inches
100 by 2806 mm
Front tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm

John Deere 7230R Weight
  24,492 lbs
11109 kg
TLS Plus : 26,585 lbs
12058 kg
Max capacity: 31,967 lbs
14500 kg
Max front axle: 14,330 lbs
6500 kg
Max rear axle: 23,149 lbs
10500 kg

John Deere 7230R Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2022

OCED Tractor Test 2022
Diesel CommandQuad 4WD
May 1 – 15, 2012
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2022 file
PTO performance
Max power: 225.07 hp
167.8 kW
Fuel use: 12.0 gal/hour
45.4 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 193.37 hp
144.2 kW
Fuel use: 11.2 gal/hour
42.4 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 216.63 hp
161.5 kW
Fuel use: 12.0 gal/hour
45.4 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 179.34 hp
133.7 kW
Fuel use: 11.4 gal/hour
43.1 l/hour
Max pull: 21678 lbs
9833 kg


Is John Deere 7230R a good tractor?

The John Deere 7230R 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 7230R take?

Check out the John Deere 7230R 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 7215R

The John Deere 7230R was an agricultural tractor model made from 2011 – 2019

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