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Ford 8340 - transmission

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1992 - 1995   PowerStar 40 Series
Row-Crop tractor
Next model:New Holland 8340
Series back:Ford 8240
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Gears:12 forward and reverse
Clutch:dry disc
Four gears (1-4) in three ranges (L/M/H) with right-hand shuttle lever. Gear shifts are synchronized. Shifts between medium and high ranges are synchronized, but the tractor should be stopped to shift to or from low range. Sychronized shuttle shifting. The 12-speed SynchroShift was standard on the 8340 SL.
Speeds:With 16.9-38 rear tires.
8340 SynchroShift synchronized speeds


Transmission:ElectroShift/Pulse Command
Type:four-speed power shift
Gears:16 forward and reverse
Clutch:wet disc
Oil capacity:64 qts [60.6 L]
Four power shift gears arranged in two synchronized ratio groups (1-4 and 5-8). Two synchronized ranges (low/high) and right-hand shuttle. Clutch must be used to shift range or move between the lower (1-4) and higher (5-8) gear ratio groups. Push-button power shifting between the four gears in a ratio group. Push-button de-clutching on the shuttle lever allow shifting without the foot clutch. The 16 power shift was standard on the 8340 SLE.
Speeds:With 16.9-38 rear tires.
8340 ElectroShift/Pulse Command four-speed power shift speeds

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