John Deere 8330

John Deere 8330 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 8330 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 8330 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 8330 Production

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

John Deere 8330 Power

Engine (gross): 275 hp
205.1 kW
Engine (max): 300 hp
223.7 kW
PTO (claimed): 225 hp
167.8 kW
Drawbar (tested): 199.42 hp
148.7 kW
PTO (tested): 261.5 hp
195.0 kW

John Deere 8330 Electrical

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

John Deere 8330 Mechanical

Chassis: 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): 12,400 lbs
5624 kg
  15,200 lbs
6894 kg (optional)
  18,300 lbs
8300 kg (optional)

Power Take-off (PTO)

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

John Deere 8330 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech
variable geometry turbo 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
Power: 310 hp
231.2 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
Coolant capacity: 42.3 qts
40.0 L

John Deere 8330 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere PowerShift
Type: full power shift
Gears: 16 forward and 4 reverse
Clutch: hydraulic wet disc
Oil capacity: 260 qts
246.1 L
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 8330 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 89 inches
226 cm
Length: 207 inches
525 cm
  219.6 inches
557 cm (with front weights)
Width: 103.7 inches
263 cm (16-inch track/60-inch tread)
  144 inches
365 cm (25-inch track/120-inch tread)
  150 inches
381 cm (30-inch track/120-inch tread)
Height (cab): 122.9 inches
312 cm
Weight: 28,350 lbs
12859 kg
Clearance (rear axle): 21.7 inches
55 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 17.7 inches
44 cm

John Deere 8330 Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1888

OCED Tractor Test 1888
Diesel PowerShift crawler
September 28 – October 26, 2006
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1888 file
PTO performance
Max power: 270.21 hp
201.5 kW
Fuel use: 15.1 gal/hour
57.2 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 237.63 hp
177.2 kW
Fuel use: 13.3 gal/hour
50.3 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 256.20 hp
191.0 kW
Fuel use: 14.3 gal/hour
54.1 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 202.53 hp
151.0 kW
Fuel use: 13.3 gal/hour
50.3 l/hour
Gear 9 used for power test.
Max pull: 29,891 lbs
13558 kg
Gear 5 used for pull test.


Is John Deere 8330 a good tractor?

The John Deere 8330 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 8330 take?

Check out the John Deere 8330 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 8230

The John Deere 8330 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2006 – 2009

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