Ford 3000

Ford 3000The Ford 3000 is a 2WD utility tractor manufactured by the Ford Motor Company in Highland Park, Michigan, USA (prefix C); Basildon, England (prefix B) or Antwerp, Belgium (prefix A) from 1965 to 1975.

The Ford 3000 utility tractor is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.6 L (158.0 cu·in) three-cylinder gasoline engine or a 2.9 L (175.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine and one of four transmissions (depending on tractor variant and production year).

The Ford 3000 is equipped with manual or power assist (optional) steering, mechanical expanding shoe brakes, open operator station (canvas cab was available as an option), and 49.2 liters (13 US gal.; 10.8 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Ford gasoline engine. It is a 2.6 L, 2,589 cm2, (158.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 107.0 mm (4.21 in) of the cylinder bore and 97.0 mm (3.82 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 8.0:1. This engine produced 47.6 PS (35.0 kW; 47.0 HP) at 2,100 rpm of maximum output power.
  • Ford disel engine. It is a 2.9 L, 2,868 cm2, (175.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine. The cylinder bore is 107.0 mm (4.21 in) and the piston stroke is 107.0 mm (4.21 in). The compression ratio rating is 16.5:1.

Following attachments are available for the Ford 3000 utility tractor:

  • Ford 771 loader
  • Ford 772 loader

Ford 3000 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford 3000
Length 3,220 mm (126.8 in)
Width 1,620 mm (63.8 in)
Height 2,100 mm (82.7 in)
Wheel base 1,920 mm (75.6 in)
Weight 1,898 kg (4,184 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 49.2 liters (13 US gal.; 10.8 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, 80Ah (gas), 128Ah (diesel)
Cabin type Open operator station or canvas cab (optional).
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 2.6 L, 2,589 cm2, (158.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 107.0 mm X 97.0 mm (4.21 in X 3.82 in)
Compression ratio 8.0:1
Horsepower 47.6 PS (35.0 kW; 47.0 HP) at 2,100 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 13.0 L (13.8 US. qt, 11.5 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.9 L, 2,868 cm2, (175.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 107.0 mm X 107.0 mm (4.21 in X 4.21 in)
Compression ratio 16.5:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 20, 10W, 5W
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 13.0 L (13.8 US. qt, 11.5 Imp. qt.)
Intake valve clearance 0.36-0.41 mm (0.014-0.016 in)
Exhaust valve clearance 0.43-0.48 mm (0.017-0.019 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual or power assist (optional)
Brakes Mechanical expanding shoe
Differential lock Mechanical rear
Steering box capacity 0.9 L (0.95 US qts, 0.8 Imp. qts)
Power steering system capacity 2.1 L (2.2 US qts, 1.85 Imp. qts)
Transmission model Select-O-Speed
Transmission type Full power shift
Gears 10 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 26.4 kmh (16.4 mph) Reverse: 7.4 (4.6 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 10.4 L (2.7 US. gal, 2.3 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model #2
Transmission type 4-speed with over/under
Gears 12 forward and 3 reverse
Speed Forward: 35.7 kmh (22.2 mph) Reverse: 10.1 (6.3 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 6.6 L (1.7 US. gal, 1.5 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model #3
Transmission type Gear type
Gears 8 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 28.0 kmh (17.4 mph) Reverse: 12.9 (8.0 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 12.5 L (3.3 US. gal, 2.7 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model #4
Transmission type Gear type
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 29.3 kmh (18.2 mph) Reverse: 11.9 (7.4 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 5.50-16, 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 12.4-28, 13.6-28, 14.9-24, 16.4-24
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy I
Control type Position and draft control
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Transmission, live, independent
Rear PTO spped 540, 540/1,000 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Hydraulic capacity 23.8 L (25.15 US. qt, 20.94 Imp. qt.)
Pressure 2500 psi (172.4 bar)
Pump flow 5.0 gpm (18.9 lpm)
Steering flow 4.25 gpm (16.1 lpm)
Total flow 9.25 gpm (35 lpm)