John Deere 8270R

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  • 270 Engine hp
  • John Deere PowerTech™ 9.0L PSS
  • Choice of 16-speed PowerShift, e23™ PowerShift, or Infinitely Variable Transmission (IVT™)
  • MFWD, or Independent Link Suspension (ILS™)


Manufacturer John Deere
Model 8270R (MY2014)
Official Test  
Nebraska Test number  TBD Nebraska Test  
Manufacturer  John Deere  
Engine family  9.0L: EJDXL09.0301  
Aspiration  Dual turbochargers, variable geometry turbo with fixed geometry turbo in series  
Cylinders/Displacement, cu. in. (L)  6 cylinders/9.0 L 
   549 cu in. 
Cylinder Liners  Wet  
Fuel tank capacity, US Gal. (L) (Open; Cab)  ---  
Standard  With G47/48 tires: 645 L 
   170.4 U.S. gal. 
   With G49 tires: 686 L 
   181.2 U.S. gal. 
Advertised PTO hp (kW) @ Rated rpm  At 2100 per SAE: 167 kW 
   225 hp 
Advertised Engine hp (kW) @ Rated speed  At 2100 per 97/68EC PS: 199 kW 
   270 hp 
Std. Transmission; Forward/Reverse  16-speed PowerShift; 16/5  
Opt. Transmission; Forward/Reverse  e23; 23/11 (42 or 50) km/h 
   IVT (42 or 50) km/h 
Reverser  Left-hand or Right-hand (PowerShift RH only)  
On-the-Go Shifting (Yes/No/Partial)  Yes  
Clutch; Wet/Dry  Wet  
Creeper  IVT  
Power Take-Off (PTO)  
Standard  45 mm 
   1.75 in. 
   20 spline, 1000 rpm 
Optional  45 mm (1.75 in.), 20 spline, 1000 rpm and 1000E economy rpm, in-cab shiftable  
   45 mm (1.75 in.), 20 spline, 1000 rpm, capable of 35 mm (1.375 in.), 6/21 spline, 540/1000 rpm  
PTO Speeds @ Engine rpm  16-speed PowerShift: 1000 PTO rpm @ 2003 engine rpm, 1000 ECO PTO rpm @ 1596 engine rpm, and 540 PTO rpm @ 1817 engine rpm  
   IVT: 1000 PTO rpm @ 2000 engine rpm, 1000 ECO PTO @ 1594 engine rpm, and 540 PTO rpm @ 1814 engine rpm  
   e23: 1000 PTO rpm @ 1995 engine rpm, 1000 ECO PTO @ 1590 engine rpm, and 540 PTO rpm @ 1810 engine rpm  
PTO Actuation  Electrohydraulic  
Type  Closed-center, pressure/flow compensated  
Pump Rated Output, GPM (L/min.)  ---  
Standard  227.1 L/min 
   60 gpm 
Optional  321 L/min 
   85 gpm 
Rated Flow @ One SCV, GPM (L/min.)  Rear: 0.5 in. 
   SCV: 132 L/min 
   35 gpm 
   Rear 0.75 in. 
   153 L/min 
   40.5 gpm 
   Front SCV: 96 L/min 
   25 gpm 
Maximum Operating Pressure, psi (kPa)  20,400 (+ or - 300) kPa 
   2958 psi 
Maximum Hydraulic Power, hp (kW)  ---  
Hitch Draft Control Load Sense Type  Electronic  
Remote Control Valves Available  Standard: four  
   Optional: five or six  
   2 Front SCV option  
Hitch Category (SAE Designation)  Standard: Cat 3/3N  
   Optional: Cat 4N/3  
Hitch Lift Cap. lb (kg) @24 in. Bhnd Lift Pt.  ---  
Standard  Cat 3/3N: 6350 kg 
   14,000 lb 
Optional  Cat 3/3N: 8391 kg 
   18,500 lb 
   Cat 4N/3: 9072 kg 
   20,000 lb 
Sensing type  Electrohydraulic  
Joystick SCV control  Electrohydraulic optional  
Final Drive  
Type  Inboard planetary  
Differential controls  Electrohydraulic  
Availability  Yes  
Front  Yes  
Front & Rear  Yes  
Engage On-the-Go Rear Differential Lock  Yes  
Axle Type  Bar axle, rack and pinion  
Brakes, Type and Control  Hydraulic wet disc  
Operator Station  
Rollover Protective Structure, OOS Gearshift Location - Console/Floor
Cab Doors
   Left hand Platform - Flat/Straddle
   Flat Seat Suspension System 
   Standard: air  
   Optional: active seat  
   Optional: Cab suspension with air seat  
2WD Dimensions  
Approx. Ship Wgt, lb (kg) Open; Cab  MFWD/PST with 625-kg (1378 lb) inner weights, front weight support, Cat3 hitch with QC, 113.6 L (30 gal.) fuel, 480/80R46 rear duals, 420/90R30 fronts:  
   12,680 kg; 27,953 lb  
   ILS/IVT with 625-kg (1378-lb) inner weights,front weight support, Cat4 hitch with QC, 113.6 L (30 gal.) fuel, 480/80R50 rear duals, 420/85R34 front duals:  
   15,009 kg; 33,091 lb  
MFWD Dimensions  
Wheelbase, in. (mm)  MFWD: 3080 mm 
   121.3 in. 
   ILS: 305 mm 
   120.1 in. 
Front Tread Range, in. (mm)  1300 MFWD: 1524-2235 mm 
   60-88 in. 
   1500 MFWD/ILS: 1524-3657 mm 
   60-144 in. 
Front Axle Clearance, in. (mm)  MFWD: 686 mm 
   27 in. 
   ILS: 590 mm 
   23.2 in. 
Limited Slip Differential  Limited slip or hydraulic lock differential available  
Approx. Ship Wgt, lb (kg) Open; Cab  MFWD/PST with: Inner weights 625 kg 
   1378 lb 
   front weight support/Cat3 hitch with QC/Fuel 113.6 L 
   30 U.S. gal. 
   480/80R46 duals/420/90R30 fronts  
   12,498 kg 
   27,553 lb 
Standard Tires  
MFWD  ---  
Front  420/90R30  
Rear  480/80R46  
Country of Manufacture  Waterloo, IA USA  
Ballasting Restrictions, lb (kg)  Refer to operator's manual  
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