John Deere 9430

John Deere 9430 Four-wheel Drive (4WD) tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 9430 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 9430 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 9430 Production

Manufacturer: John Deere
Type: Four-wheel Drive (4WD) tractor
Factory: Waterloo, Iowa, USA

John Deere 9430 Power

Engine: 425 hp
316.9 kW
PTO (claimed): 320 hp
238.6 kW
Drawbar (tested): 343.05 hp
255.8 kW
PTO (tested): 383.62 hp
286.1 kW

John Deere 9430 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 200
Batteries: 2
Battery CCA: 950
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 9430 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 articulated 4WD
Differential lock: hydraulic differential lock optional
Steering: hydrostatic power
Brakes: hydraulic wet discs
Trailer brakes: hydraulic optional
Cab: CommandView Cab standard with air-conditioning. Optional automatic climate control and leather trim.
Transmissions: 24-speed partial power shift
  18-speed full power shift


Fuel: 350 gal
1324.8 L
Hydraulic system: 27 gal
102.2 L
  28 gal
106.0 L (3-point)
  20 gal
75.7 L (high-flow)
  31 gal
117.3 L (high-flow and 3-point)


Type: closed-center pressure and flow compensating
Capacity: 27 gal
102.2 L
  28 gal
106.0 L (3-point)
  20 gal
75.7 L (high-flow)
  31 gal
117.3 L (high-flow and 3-point)
Pressure: 2900 psi
200.0 bar
Valves: 4 to 6
SCV flow: 30 gpm
113.6 lpm
PowrSync Total flow: 44 gpm
166.5 lpm
PowerShift Total flow: 48 gpm
181.7 lpm
Hi-Flow Total flow: 78 gpm
295.2 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 4N/3
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 15,300 lbs
6940 kg
Drawbar: Catergory 4 standard with secondary chain support. Optional reinforcement up to 11,000 pounds. Optional 12,000 pounds Catergory 5 drawbar, not available with 3-point hitch or PTO.

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent (optional)
Clutch: electro-hydraulic wet disc
Rear RPM: 1000 (1.75)

John Deere 9430 Engine detail

Engine Detail
John Deere PowerTech Plus
turbocharged aftercooled diesel
liquid-cooled inline
Displacement: 823.8 ci
13.5 L
Bore/Stroke: 5.197×6.496 inches
132 x 165 mm
Power: 425 hp
316.9 kW
Rated Power (EC 97/98): 439 hp
327.4 kW
Fuel system: electronic injection
Cooling system: variable ratio fan
Air cleaner: dual paper elements
Compression: 16:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 56 qts
53.0 L

John Deere 9430 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: John Deere PowerShift
Type: full power shift
Gears: 18 forward and 6 reverse
Clutch: hydraulic wet discs
Oil capacity: 240 qts
227.1 L

John Deere 9430 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 116 inches
294 cm
Length: 237 inches
601 cm
  269 inches
683 cm (with hitch)
Width: 136 inches
345 cm
  142 inches
360 cm (36-inch tracks)
Height (cab): 134 inches
340 cm
Height (exhaust): 155 inches
393 cm
Operating weight: 44,205 lbs
20051 kg
Max weight: 53,000 lbs
24040 kg
Ground clearance: 16 inches
40 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 19 inches
48 cm

John Deere 9430 Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1943

OCED Tractor Test 1943
Diesel 18-speed crawler
October 1 – 14, 2008
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1943 file
PTO performance
Max power: 367.82 hp
274.3 kW
Fuel use: 21.8 gal/hour
82.5 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 320.78 hp
239.2 kW
Fuel use: 19.9 gal/hour
75.3 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 365.51 hp
272.6 kW
Fuel use: 21.7 gal/hour
82.1 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 328.03 hp
244.6 kW
Fuel use: 21.8 gal/hour
82.5 l/hour
Gear 7 used for power test.
Max pull: 45,384 lbs
20586 kg
Gear 1 used for pull test.


Is John Deere 9430 a good tractor?

The John Deere 9430 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 9430 take?

Check out the John Deere 9430 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 9330

The John Deere 9430 was an agricultural tractor model made from 2007 – 2011

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