John Deere 8345RT

John Deere 8345RT Agricultural Crawler tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 8345RT is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2014 – 2019.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 8345RT 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 8345RT Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Agricultural Crawler tractor
Factory: Waterloo, Iowa, USA

John Deere 8345RT Power

Engine (gross): 345 hp
257.3 kW
PTO (claimed): 286 hp
213.3 kW
  150 hp
111.9 kW (front)
Drawbar (tested): 257.67 hp
192.1 kW
PTO (tested): 329.11 hp
245.4 kW

John Deere 8345RT Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 240
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 925 (each)
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 8345RT Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Trailer brakes: hydraulic (optional)
  dual line air (optional)
Cab: CommandView III cab standard with air-conditioning.
Transmission: infinitely variable transmission (IVT)


Hydraulic system: 10.6 gal
40.1 L


Type: closed-center load sensing pressure flow compensated
Capacity: 10.6 gal
40.1 L
Rear valves: 4 to 6
Pump flow: 60 gpm
227.1 lpm
SCV flow: 35 gpm
132.5 lpm
  42 gpm
159.0 lpm (optional)

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: IVN/III
Rear lift: 15000 lbs
6804 kg
  20000 lbs
9072 kg (optional)
Drawbar: Cat 4
  Cat 4 Heavy-Duty optional

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 1000 (1.75)
Front PTO: optional independent
Front RPM: 1000 (1.75)
  1000 (1.375)

John Deere 8345RT Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech PSS
dual variable geometry turbochargers diesel
Displacement: 548 ci
9.0 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.66×5.35 inches
118 x 136 mm
Emissions: Tier 4B
Emission control: selective catalyst reduction
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 345 hp
257.3 kW
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 8345RT Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere AutoPowr
Type: infinitely variable transmission (IVT)
Gears: infinite forward and reverse

John Deere 8345RT Dimensions

John Deere 8345RT Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2103

OCED Tractor Test 2103
Diesel AutoPowr IVT crawler
October 28 – November 6, 2014
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2103 file
PTO performance
Max power: 329.11 hp
245.4 kW
Power at rated engine speed: 292.81 hp
218.3 kW
Fuel use: 16.3 gal/hour
61.7 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 317.77 hp
237.0 kW
Fuel use: 17.4 gal/hour
65.9 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 257.67 hp
192.1 kW
Fuel use: 16.2 gal/hour
61.3 l/hour
Pull at 7.6 KPH
Max pull: 33816 lbs
15338 kg
Pull at 4.4 KPH


Is John Deere 8345RT a good tractor?

The John Deere 8345RT 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 8345RT take?

Check out the John Deere 8345RT 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 8320RT

The John Deere 8345RT was an agricultural tractor model made from 2014 – 2019

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