Ford 1600

Ford 1600The Ford 1600 is a 2WD or 4WD compact utility tractor manufactured by Shibaura for distributor Ford from 1976 to 1979. The Ford 1600 is equipped with a 1.3 L (77.6 cu·in) two-cylinder diesel engine and a gear type transmission with 9 forward and 3 reverse gears and dry disc clutch.

The Ford 1600 compact utility tractor used the Shibaura LE892 engine. It is a 1.3 L, 1,272 cm2, (77.6 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 90.0 mm (3.54 in) of the cylinder bore and 100.0 mm (3.94 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 21.0:1. This engine produced 23.4 PS (17.2 kW; 23.0 HP) at 2,500 rpm of PTO output power.

The Ford 1600 is equipped with manual steering, differential mechanical expanding shoe brakes, open operator station or two-post fixed ROPS (optional), and 22.0 liters (5.8 US gal.; 4.8 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Ford 1600 compact utility tractor:

  • Mid-mount Ford 915 1,520 mm (60 in) mower deck
  • Ford 770 loader

Ford 1600 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford 1600
Length 2WD: 2,540 mm (100 in)
4WD: 2,590 mm (102 in)
Width
Height (hood) 1,380 mm (54.3 in)
Wheel base 2WD: 1,590 mm (62.6 in)
4WD: 1,680 mm (66.1 in)
Ground clearance 2WD: 350 mm (13.8 in)
4WD: 330 mm (13 in)
Weight (shipping) 2WD: 1,040 kg (2,293 lbs)
4WD: 1,130 kg (2,491 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 22.0 liters (5.8 US gal.; 4.8 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station or Two-post fixed ROPS (optional)
Engine
Engine model Shibaura LE892
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 1.3 L, 1,272 cm2, (77.6 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 90.0 mm X 100.0 mm (3.54 in X 3.94 in)
Compression ratio 21.0:1
Horsepower 23.4 PS (17.2 kW; 23.1 HP) at 2,500 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 2WD: 5.0 L (5.3 US. qt, 4.4 Imp. qt.)
4WD: 4.0 L (4.23 US. qt, 3.53 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 5.3 L (5.6 US. qt, 4.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Differential mechanical expanding shoe
Differential lock Mechanical rear
Transmission model
Transmission type Gear type with dry disc clutch
Gears 9 forward and 3 reverse
Speed Forward: 14.0 kmh (8.7 mph) Reverse: 11.6 (7.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 20.1 L (5.3 US. gal, 4.4 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 5.00-15 (2WD), 6.00-16 (4WD)
Rear tires Ag: 11.2-24
Three-Point Hitch
Category I
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends) 770 kg (1,700 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Transmission
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Hydraulic capacity 9.8 L (2.6 US. gal, 2.2 Imp. gal.)
Pressure 1420 psi (97.9 bar)
Total flow 4.2 gpm (15.9 lpm)