John Deere 8R 230

John Deere 8R 230 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 8R 230 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 2019 – .

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 8R 230 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 8R 230 Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Waterloo, Iowa, USA
Original price: $283,001 (2020 )

John Deere 8R 230 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 250
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 925
Battery volts: 12
Battery Group: 31

John Deere 8R 230 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Final drives: inboard planetary
Steering: power
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning.
Transmissions: 16-speed full power shift
  23-speed full power shift
  infinitely variable transmission


Type: closed-center pressure flow compensated
Pressure: 2958 psi
204.0 bar
Rear valves: 4 to 6
Pump flow: 60 gpm
227.1 lpm
  84 gpm
317.9 lpm *Optional
SCV flow: 35 gpm
132.5 lpm (rear)

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III/IIIN
Control: electro-hydraulic draft sensing
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 15200 lbs
6894 kg
  18500 lbs
8391 kg *Optional with 120mm rear axle.
  20000 lbs
9072 kg *Optional with 120mm rear axle.
Front Hitch: IIIN
Front lift (at ends): 11464 lbs
5200 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 1000 (1.75)
Engine RPM: 1000@2003

John Deere 8R 230 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 549 ci
9.0 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.66×5.35 inches
118 x 136 mm
Emissions: Tier IV
Rated Power (ECE R120): 230 hp
171.5 kW
Maximum Power (ECE R120): 253 hp
188.7 kW
Fuel system: electronic high-pressure common rail
Compression: 16.0:1
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 8R 230 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: full power shift
Gears: 16 forward and 5 reverse

John Deere 8R 230 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 121.3 inches
308 cm
  120.1 inches
305 cm (ILS axle)
Length: 252.8 inches
642 cm
Height (cab): 137.8 inches
350 cm *Height with Group 49 tires, exclusive antennas and beacons.
Weight: 27800 lbs
12610 kg *Weight with IVT and ILS
Clearance (rear axle): 31.5 inches
80 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 15.2 inches
38 cm
Rear axle: 4.33 by 118. inches
109 by 2997 mm
Rear axle: 4.72 by 100.4 inches
119 by 2550 mm
Rear axle: 4.72 by 118.5 inches
119 by 3009 mm
Front tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm
Front tread: 60 to 144 inches
152 to 365 cm


Is John Deere 8R 230 a good tractor?

The John Deere 8R 230 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 8R 230 take?

Check out the John Deere 8R 230 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 8R 230?

The John Deere 8R 230 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2019 –

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