John Deere 7430 Premium

John Deere 7430 Premium Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 7430 Premium is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2007 – 2011.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 7430 Premium 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 7430 Premium Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factories: Waterloo, Iowa, USA
  Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Original price: $129,670 (2010)

John Deere 7430 Premium Power

Engine: 166 hp
123.8 kW
PTO (claimed): 140 hp
104.4 kW
Drawbar (tested): 126.57 hp
94.4 kW
PTO (tested): 161.22 hp
120.2 kW

John Deere 7430 Premium Electrical

Ground: negative
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 7430 Premium Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: differential hydraulic wet disc
Cab: ComfortGard Premium cab standard.
Transmissions: 16-speed partial power shift
  20-speed partial power shift
  infinitely variable transmission


Fuel: 80 gal
302.8 L
Hydraulic system: 13.7 gal
51.9 L
  15.9 gal
60.2 L (with IVT)


Type: constand flow load sensing
  closed-center pressure and flow compensated (Premium)
Capacity: 13.7 gal
51.9 L
  15.9 gal
60.2 L (with IVT)
Pressure: 2900 psi
200.0 bar
Valves: 2 to 4
Pump flow: 29 gpm
109.8 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III
Rear lift (at ends): 10,600 lbs
4808 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000
  540E/1000/1000E (optional)
Front PTO: independent
Front RPM: 1000 (optional)

John Deere 7430 Premium Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere 6068HRW74
turbocharged intercooled diesel
6-cylinder 12-valve
Displacement: 414.4 ci
6.8 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.19×5.00 inches
106 x 127 mm
Power: 166 hp
123.8 kW
Air cleaner: dual paper elements
Compression: 17.0:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Torque: 563 lb-ft
763.4 Nm
Torque RPM: 1500
Firing order: 1-5-3-6-2-4
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 20.8 qts
19.7 L
Coolant capacity: 29.6 qts
28.0 L
Intake valve clearance: 0.014 inches
0.356 mm
Exhaust valve clearance: 0.018 inches
0.457 mm

John Deere 7430 Premium Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: PowrQuad Plus
Type: partial power shift
Gears: 16 forward and reverse
Oil capacity: 59.2 qts
56.0 L
Four ranges, each with four gears. Operated via range shift lever with gear shift buttons plus reverser lever. Clutch must be used to change range, clutchless power shift between gears and for direction change.

John Deere 7430 Premium Dimensions

Wheelbase: 105.7 inches
268 cm
Length: 188.9 inches
479 cm
Height (cab): 119.9 inches
304 cm
Clearance (front axle): 22.7 inches
57 cm
Clearance (rear axle): 24.9 inches
63 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 21.2 inches
53 cm
Rear axle: 3.622 by 96 inches
91 by 2438 mm
Rear axle: 3.622 by 110.5 inches
91 by 2806 mm (
Front tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm
Rear tread: 60 to 104.6 inches
152 to 265 cm
Rear tread: 60 to 119.2 inches
152 to 302 cm (long axle)

John Deere 7430 Premium Weight
Shipping: 14,594 lbs
6619 kg
Operating: 15,015 lbs
6810 kg
Ballasted: 19,100 lbs
8663 kg

John Deere 7430 Premium Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1923

OCED Tractor Test 1923
Diesel IVT 4WD
March 27 – April 24, 2008
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1923 file
PTO performance
Max power: 161.22 hp
120.2 kW
Fuel use: 9.3 gal/hour
35.2 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 141.13 hp
105.2 kW
Fuel use: 8.5 gal/hour
32.2 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 157.31 hp
117.3 kW
Fuel use: 9.1 gal/hour
34.4 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 126.57 hp
94.4 kW
Fuel use: 8.4 gal/hour
31.8 l/hour
Pull at 10 kph
Max pull: 18,332 lbs
8315 kg
Pull at 2.2 kph


Is John Deere 7430 Premium a good tractor?

The John Deere 7430 Premium 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 7430 Premium take?

Check out the John Deere 7430 Premium 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 7330 Premium

The John Deere 7430 Premium was an agricultural tractor model made from 2007 – 2011

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