Jump to content

Nominations for Tractor of the Month
Garden Tractors and Parts on eBay



Photo
- - - - -

And You Thought You Knew Your John Deere 314 And 430...


  • Please log in to reply
16 replies to this topic

#1 Username OFFLINE  

Username

    Member

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 2568
  • 2,065 Thanks
  • 1,425 posts
  • Location: Punxsutawney,Pa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 08:01 PM

I know I sure learned up on these tractors after reading this:

 

http://www.ebay.com/...77817337/g.html


  • A.C.T. said thank you

#2 lyall ONLINE  

lyall

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2180
  • 1,747 Thanks
  • 1,398 posts
  • Location: State Center, Iowa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 08:30 PM

a 314 with a 17 gallon fuel tank and a 430 with a 20 gallon fuel tank

that I need to see



#3 Username OFFLINE  

Username

    Member

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 2568
  • 2,065 Thanks
  • 1,425 posts
  • Location: Punxsutawney,Pa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 08:33 PM

That 30 hp gas engine on the 430 drinks a lot  of fuel.



#4 olcowhand ONLINE  

olcowhand

    Red Tractor Nut & Diesel Addict

  • Staff Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Sponsor
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 20
  • 35,657 Thanks
  • 29,842 posts
  • Location: South Central Kentucky

Posted August 08, 2014 - 08:38 PM

Wow, and all this time I thought my 430 was 20hp!  And I've never gotten 20 gallons in my tank either!



#5 superspeedex OFFLINE  

superspeedex

    gttalk enthusiast

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 40756
  • 851 Thanks
  • 959 posts
  • Location: kittanning pa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 08:59 PM

Wow o can believe the rear end takes all that 30hp



#6 Bill 76 ONLINE  

Bill 76
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 49625
  • 1,646 Thanks
  • 1,060 posts
  • Location: 5miles west of Milwaukee Wisconsin

Posted August 08, 2014 - 09:20 PM

I liked the comments on the botom of the page



#7 Username OFFLINE  

Username

    Member

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 2568
  • 2,065 Thanks
  • 1,425 posts
  • Location: Punxsutawney,Pa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 09:28 PM

The 425 has a 24.6 gallon tank.

 

http://www.ebay.com/...77817635/g.html



#8 EricR ONLINE  

EricR
  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Member No: 9495
  • 393 Thanks
  • 278 posts
  • Location: Central PA

Posted August 08, 2014 - 09:33 PM

I'm not the biggest deere fan BUT what makes the 430 a LAWN tractor, I don't get it, lol.



#9 Sparky OFFLINE  

Sparky

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 1574
  • 1,295 Thanks
  • 1,892 posts
  • Location: Pa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 10:01 PM

New  What its worth forum category . So far ebay  zero  . GTtalk   one  .



#10 MH81 ONLINE  

MH81

    Proud to be Deplorable

  • Staff Admin
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 802
  • 27,338 Thanks
  • 28,646 posts
  • Location: N. W. PA

Posted August 08, 2014 - 10:15 PM

I liked the comments on the botom of the page


My iPad doesn't show comments in that page?

#11 richwoodrocket OFFLINE  

richwoodrocket

    16 year old JD lover

  • Senior Member
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 57205
  • 147 Thanks
  • 177 posts
  • Location: Hamburg, NY

Posted August 08, 2014 - 10:38 PM

Wow. You learn something every day.

#12 Sparky OFFLINE  

Sparky

    Tractorholic

  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 1574
  • 1,295 Thanks
  • 1,892 posts
  • Location: Pa

Posted August 08, 2014 - 11:33 PM

Obviously a bad article . The links contained in it would have to be considered very suspicious . The writer has some objective in mind .



#13 A.C.T. OFFLINE  

A.C.T.

    Another Classic Tractor

  • Senior Member
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Member No: 11085
  • 2,363 Thanks
  • 2,496 posts
  • Location: Dalbo Minnesota

Posted August 09, 2014 - 02:35 AM

His advice on cars; Honda Civic or Ford Super Duty....................I want both but why compare those two?



#14 JDBrian OFFLINE  

JDBrian

    Super Moderator

  • Super Moderator
  • Staff
  • -GTt Supporter-
  • Contributor
  • Member No: 2507
  • 9,574 Thanks
  • 14,136 posts
  • Location: Hubley, Nova Scotia - Canada

Posted August 09, 2014 - 06:39 AM

What a joke! 


  • GTTinkerer said thank you

#15 toppop52 OFFLINE  

toppop52
  • Senior Member
  • Member No: 54420
  • 3,520 Thanks
  • 3,397 posts
  • Location: Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland

Posted August 09, 2014 - 08:56 AM

I'm still looking for the box kite vs Lear jet comparo...(e_e)


Edited by toppop52, August 09, 2014 - 08:59 AM.

  • MH81 said thank you




Top