John Deere 946

John Deere 946 Compact Utility tractor Technical Specifications

John Deere 946 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1996 – 2003.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for John Deere 946 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 946 Production

Distributor: John Deere
Manufacturer: Goldini
Type: Compact Utility tractor
Factory: Italy

John Deere 946 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Battery volts: 12

John Deere 946 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: hydraulic rear
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Two-post folding ROPS.
Transmission: 12-speed synchronized

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: IN
Rear lift (at ends): 2205 lbs
1000 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000
Engine RPM: 540@2607

John Deere 946 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Displacement: 91.2 ci
1.5 L
Power: 30 hp
22.4 kW
Air cleaner: dry
Rated RPM: 2800
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12

John Deere 946 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: synchronized
Gears: 12 forward and 4 reverse
Clutch: 191mm hydraulic disc
Four gears in three ranges, plus reverse range.

John Deere 946 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 59.8 inches
151 cm
Length: 107.9 inches
274 cm
Weight: 2381 lbs
1080 kg

John Deere 946 Tests

OCED Tractor Test 2041

OCED Tractor Test 2041
Diesel 18-speed crawler
September 20 – October 3, 2012
Link: OCED Tractor Test 2041 file
PTO performance
Max power: 359.80 hp
268.3 kW
Fuel use: 20.7 gal/hour
78.3 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 316.03 hp
235.7 kW
Fuel use: 20.9 gal/hour
79.1 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 349.30 hp
260.5 kW
Fuel use: 21.1 gal/hour
79.9 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 353.03 hp
263.3 kW
Fuel use: 24.0 gal/hour
90.8 l/hour
Gear 7 used for power test.
Max pull: 45777 lbs
20764 kg
Gear 1 used for pull test.


Is John Deere 946 a good tractor?

The John Deere 946 is one of the great tractors in the Goldini stable, and it has earned Goldini a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a John Deere 946 take?

Check out the John Deere 946 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 Goldini made the 846

The John Deere 946 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1996 – 2003

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