John Deere 9430T

John Deere 9430T Agricultural Crawler tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 9430T 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 9430T 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 9430T Production

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

John Deere 9430T Power

Engine (gross): 439 hp
327.4 kW
Engine: 425 hp
316.9 kW
PTO (claimed): 375 hp
279.6 kW
Drawbar (tested): 328.03 hp
244.6 kW
PTO (tested): 367.82 hp
274.3 kW

John Deere 9430T Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 200
Batteries: 3
Battery CCA: 925
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 9430T Mechanical

Chassis: crawler
Steering: electro-hydraulic power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning.
Transmission: 18-speed full power shift


Fuel: 330 gal
1249.1 L
Hydraulic system: 27 gal
102.2 L


Type: closed-center pressure flow compensated (PFC)
Capacity: 27 gal
102.2 L
Pressure: 2900 psi
200.0 bar
Pump flow: 48 gpm
181.7 lpm
SCV flow: 30 gpm
113.6 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: 4/4N (optional)
Control: position and draft control
Rear lift: 15,300 lbs
6940 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

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

Title serial numbers

Location: Front-right of tractor frame.

photo of 9430T serial number

What year is my John Deere 9430T? Serial Number Decoder

The serial number list shows the first tractor built in each year. The other tractors for that year will have successively higher numbers. Your serial number should be between two of the stated numbers.

The list only includes the numbers of the first tractors produced in each year. Your serial should be somewhere between two numbers.Unless you happen to be the first person to own a tractor, your number will not appear on the list.

John Deere 9430T 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 9430T 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 9430T 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 9430T 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 9430T a good tractor?

The John Deere 9430T 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 9430T take?

Check out the John Deere 9430T 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 9430T?

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

Where is the serial number on a John Deere 9430T?

Lookup front-right of tractor frame.

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