Ford 4500

Ford 4500The Ford 4500 is a 2WD industrial tractor manufactured by Ford from 1965 to 1975.

The Ford 4500 is equipped with one of two engines: a 3.3 L (201.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine or a 3.1 L (192.0 cu·in) three-cylinder gasoline engine and one of three variants of the transmission.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Ford. It is a 3.3 L, 3,294 cm2, (201.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 112.0 mm (4.41 in) of the cylinder bore and 112.0 mm (4.41 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.5:1. This engine produced 57.3 PS (42.1 kW; 56.5 HP) at 2,200 rpm of output power and 203.4 N·m (20.7 kg·m, 149.9 ft·lb) at 1,000 rpm.
  • Ford. It is a 3.1 L, 3,146 cm2, (192.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 112.0 mm (4.41 in) and the piston stroke is 107.0 mm (4.21 in). The compression ratio rating is 8.0:1. This engine produced 59 PS (43.4 kW; 58.2 HP) at 2,200 rpm of output power and 203.4 N·m (20.7 kg·m, 149.9 ft·lb) at 1,450 rpm.

The Ford 4500 is equipped with power assist steering, mechanical wet disc brakes, open operator station or four-post ROPS (optional), and 60.6 liters (16 US gal.; 13.3 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Ford 4500 industrial tractor:

  • Ford 740 loader
  • Ford 753 backhoe
  • Ford 755 backhoe
  • Ford Side-Shift backhoe

Ford 4500 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford 4500
Length Tractor: 3,090 mm (121.7 in)
Loader tractor: 4,500 mm (177.2 in)
Backhoe-loader tractor: 7,010 mm (276.2 in)
Width 1,790 mm (70.5 in)
Height (steering wheel) 1,490 mm (58.7 in)
Wheel base 2,010 mm (79.1 in)
Ground clearance 300 mm (11.8 in)
Weight (shipping) Tractor: 2,045 kg (4,508 lbs)
Loader tra: 3,280 kg (7,231 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 60.6 liters (16 US gal.; 13.3 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, 128Ah
Cabin type Open operator station or four-post ROPS (optional)
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 3.3 L, 3,294 cm2, (201.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 112.0 mm X 112.0 mm (4.41 in X 4.41 in)
Compression ratio 16.5:1
Horsepower 57.3 PS (42.1 kW; 56.5 HP) at 2,200 rpm
Torque 203.4 N·m (20.7 kg·m, 149.9 ft·lb) at 1,000 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 14.5 L (15.3 US. qt, 12.8 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 3.1 L, 3,146 cm2, (192.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 112.0 mm X 107.0 mm (4.41 in X 4.21 in)
Compression ratio 8.0:1
Horsepower 59 PS (43.4 kW; 58.2 HP) at 2,200 rpm
Torque 203.4 N·m (20.7 kg·m, 149.9 ft·lb) at 1,450 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 14.5 L (15.3 US. qt, 12.8 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power assist
Brakes Mechanical wet disc
Transmission model
Transmission type
Gears 6 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 29.8 kmh (18.5 mph) Reverse: 26.5 (16.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 13.1 L (3.5 US. gal, 2.9 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Power shift
Gears 10 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 24.9 kmh (15.5 mph) Reverse: 6.8 (4.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 12.5 L (3.3 US. gal, 2.7 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Torque converter
Gears 4 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 30.2 kmh (18.8 mph) Reverse: 29.9 (18.6 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 18.0 L (4.8 US. gal, 4 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Industrial: 7.50-16
Rear tires Industrial: 16.9-24
Three-Point Hitch
Category II
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends) 907 kg (2,000 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Transmission or independent
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type
Hydraulic capacity Hitch: 24.6 L (6.5 US. gal, 5.4 Imp. gal.)
Loader: 53.0 L (14.0 US. gal, 11.7 Imp. gal.)
Backhoe: 8.0 L (2.1 US. gal, 1.8 Imp. gal.)
Pump flow Hitch: 4.5 gpm (17.0 lpm)
Loader: 21.3 gpm (80.6 lpm)
Total flow 26.6 gpm (100.7 lpm)