John Deere 8130

John Deere 8130 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 8130 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2006 – 2009.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 8130 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 8130 Production

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

John Deere 8130 Power

Engine (gross): 225 hp
167.8 kW
Engine (max): 240 hp
179.0 kW
PTO (claimed): 180 hp
134.2 kW
Drawbar (tested): 158.05 hp
117.9 kW
PTO (tested): 208.27 hp
155.3 kW

John Deere 8130 Electrical

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

John Deere 8130 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD
  4×4 Independent Link Suspension (ILS) MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: wet disc
Cab: CommandView cab standard.
Transmission: 16-speed full power shift


Fuel: 180 gal
681.3 L
Hydraulic system: 9.5 gal
36.0 L
  14.5 gal
54.9 L (with aux reservoir)


Type: closed center PFC
Capacity: 9.5 gal
36.0 L
  14.5 gal
54.9 L (with aux reservoir)
Pressure: 2098 psi
144.7 bar
Valves: 3 to 5
Pump flow: 31.7 gpm
120.0 lpm
Total flow: 44 gpm
166.5 lpm
  60 gpm
227.1 lpm (optional)

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III/IIIN
  IVN/III (optional)
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 12400 lbs
5624 kg
  15200 lbs
6894 kg (optional)
  17300 lbs
7847 kg (optional)

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 1000
  540/1000 (optional)
Engine RPM: 540@1817

John Deere 8130 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech
variable geometry turbocharged diesel
6-cylinder 24-valve
liquid-cooled inline
Displacement: 548 ci
9.0 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.661×5.354 inches
118 x 136 mm
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 225 hp
167.8 kW
Maximum Power (EC 97/68): 240 hp
179.0 kW
Air cleaner: dual paper elements
Compression: 16.3:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Idle RPM: 900-2200
Operating RPM: 1500-2100
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 25.5 qts
24.1 L
  26 qts
24.6 L (ILS)
Coolant capacity: 42.3 qts
40.0 L

John Deere 8130 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere PowerShift
Type: full power shift
Gears: 16 forward and 4 reverse
Clutch: hydraulic wet disc
Oil capacity: 160 qts
151.4 L
  168 qts
159.0 L (ILS)
Full power shift transmission operated with right-hand control lever. Transmission defaults to gear 7-forward and 2-reverse on startup, although this may be re-programmed. Automatic PowerShift (APS) enables automatic shifting to maintain engine load.

John Deere 8130 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 118.9 inches
302 cm (ILS)
  120.1 inches
305 cm (MFWD)
  126.8 inches
322 cm (2WD)
Length: 219.1 inches
556 cm
Height: 122.9 inches
312 cm
Weight: 21774 lbs
9876 kg (2WD)
  25147 lbs
11406 kg (ILS 4WD)
Ground clearance: 17.4 inches
44 cm

John Deere 8130 Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1884

OCED Tractor Test 1884
Diesel PowerShift 4WD
September 19 – October 5, 2006
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1884 file
PTO performance
Max power: 208.27 hp
155.3 kW
Fuel use: 11.3 gal/hour
42.8 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 182.22 hp
135.9 kW
Fuel use: 10.3 gal/hour
39.0 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 197.60 hp
147.4 kW
Fuel use: 10.8 gal/hour
40.9 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 158.05 hp
117.9 kW
Fuel use: 10.3 gal/hour
39.0 l/hour
Gear 8 used for power test.
Max pull: 18935 lbs
8588 kg
Gear 5 used for pull test.


Is John Deere 8130 a good tractor?

The John Deere 8130 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 8130 take?

Check out the John Deere 8130 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 8130?

The John Deere 8130 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2006 – 2009

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