Kubota BX23

Kubota BX23The Kubota BX23 is a 4WD backhoe loader tractor manufactured by the Kubota from 2004 to 2005. The Kubota BX23 is equipped with 0.9 L three-cylinder diesel engine and hydrostatic transmission with High-Low gear shift (2 forward and 2 reverse gears).

The Kubota BX23 backhoe loader tractor used the Kubota D905 engine. It is a 0.9 L, 898 cm2, (54.8 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 72.0 mm (2.83 in) of the cylinder bore and 73.6 mm (2.9 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 22.3 PS (16.4 KW; 22.0 HP) of gross output power and 17 PS (12.5 KW; 16.8 HP) of PTO horsepower.

The Kubota BX23 is equipped with hydrostatic power steering, wet disc type brakes, open operator station with ROPS (rollover protection structure) and 20.8 liters (5.5 US gal.; 4.6 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for Kubota BX23 backhoe loader tractor:

  • Kubota BX22 loader
  • Kubota BX22 backhoe

Kubota BX23 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Kubota BX23
Length 4,260 mm (167.7 in)
Width 1,145 mm (45.1 in)
Height 2,180 mm (85.8 in)
Wheel base 1,400 mm (55.1 in)
Weight (with loader and backhoe) 1,224 kg (2698.5 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 21 liters (5.5 US gal.; 4.6 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA: 535A
Cabin type Open operator station with ROPS
Engine
Engine model Kubota D905
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 0.9 L, 898 cm2, (54.8 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 72.0 mm X 73.6 mm (2.83 in X 2.9 in)
Compression ratio 23.0:1
Horsepower 22.3 PS (16.4 kW; 22 HP)
Torque 54.9 N·m (5.6 kg·m, 40.5 ft·lb)
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 2.5 L (2.64 US. qt, 2.2 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 3.5 L (3.7 US. qt, 3.08 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Hydrostatic type
Brakes Wet disk type
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears (2 forward and 2 reverse)
Speed Forward: 13.0 kmh (8.1 mph) Reverse: 10.0 (6.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 10.1 L (10.67 US. qt, 8.89 Imp. qt.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf/ind: 18×8.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf-ind: 26×12.00-12
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy I
Control type
Lift capacity 310 kg (684 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Middle PTO type Independent
Middle PTO spped 2,500 rpm
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO spped 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type
Total flow 5.5 gpm (20.8 lpm)