Ford Commander 6000

Ford Commander 6000The Ford Commander 6000 is a 2WD row-crop tractor manufactured by Ford in Highland Park, Michigan, USA from 1965 to 1967.

The Ford Commander 6000 is equipped with one of two engines: a 4.0 L (241.7 cu·in) six-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine or a 3.7 L (223.0 cu·in) six-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline or LP-gas engine and a full powershift transmission with 10 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Ford diesel engine.. It is a 4.0 L, 3,960 cm2, (241.7 cu·in) six-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 92.0 mm (3.62 in) of the cylinder bore and 99.0 mm (3.9 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.5:1.
  • Ford gasoline/LP-gas. It is a 3.7 L, 3,654 cm2, (223.0 cu·in) six-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 92.0 mm (3.62 in) and the piston stroke is 91.0 mm (3.58 in). The compression ratio rating is 8.4:1 for gasoline version or 8.8:1 for LP-gas version.

The Ford Commander 6000 is equipped with power steering, differential hydraulic wet disc brakes, an open operator station, and 98.4 liters (26 US gal.; 21.6 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Ford Commander 6000 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford Commander 6000
Length 3,600 mm (141.7 in)
Width 1,810 mm (71.3 in)
Height (steering wheel) 1,980 mm (78 in)
Wheel base 2,150 mm (84.6 in)
Weight (operating) 3,235 kg (7,132 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 98.4 liters (26 US gal.; 21.6 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 6
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 4.0 L, 3,960 cm2, (241.7 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 92.0 mm X 99.0 mm (3.62 in X 3.9 in)
Compression ratio 16.5:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 4.7 L (5 US. qt, 4.1 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 14.7 L (15.5 US. qt, 12.9 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 6
Fuel type Gasoline/LP-gas
Displacement 3.7 L, 3,654 cm2, (223.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 92.0 mm X 91.0 mm (3.62 in X 3.58 in)
Compression ratio Gasoline: 8.4:1
Lp-gas: 8.8:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 4.7 L (5 US. qt, 4.1 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 14.7 L (15.5 US. qt, 12.9 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power
Brakes Differential hydraulic wet disc
Final drive Planetary
Transmission model Ford Select-O-Speed
Transmission type Full power shift
Gears 10 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 32.0 kmh (19.9 mph) Reverse: 7.9 kmh (4.9 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 11.4 L (3 US. gal, 2.5 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00-16 (row-crop), 7.50-18 (all-purpose)
Rear tires Ag: 13.6-38 (row-crop), 15.5-38 (all-purpose)
Three-Point Hitch
Category II/I
Control type Position and draft control
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO speed 540/1000 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type
Hydraulic capacity 13.2 L (3.5 US. gal, 2.9 Imp. gal.)
Pump flow 4.5 gpm (17 lpm)