Kubota L48

Kubota L48The Kubota L48 is a 4WD backhoe loader tractor from the B series. This tractor was manufactured by the Kubota from 2000 to 2009. The Kubota L48 is equipped with a 2.4 L four-cylinder diesel engine and hydrostatic transmission with infinite (3-range) forward and reverse gears.

The Kubota L48 backhoe loader tractor used the Kubota engine. It is a 2.4 L, 2,434 cm2, (148.5 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 87.0 mm (3.43 in) of the cylinder bore and 102.4 mm (4.03 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 48.7 PS (35.8 kW; 48.0 HP) at 2,800 rpm of maximum output power.

The Kubota L48 is equipped with hydrostatic power steering, wet disc type brakes, four-post FOPS canopy and 50.0 liters (13.2 US gal.; 11 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Kubota L48 backhoe loader tractor:

  • Kubota TL1150 loader
  • Kubota BT1100 backhoe

Kubota L48 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Kubota L48
Length 6,120 mm (240.9 in)
Width 1,890 mm (74.4 in)
Height 3,040 mm (119.7 in)
Wheel base 1,870 mm (73.6 in)
Weight (with loader and backhoe) 3,520 kg (7,760 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 50.0 liters (13.2 US gal.; 11 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Four-post FOPS canopy
Engine
Engine model Kubota
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.4 L, 2,434 cm2, (148.5 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 87.0 mm X 102.4 mm (3.43 in X 4.03 in)
Horsepower 48.7 PS (35.8 kW; 48.0 HP) at 2,800 rpm
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Hydrostatic power
Brakes Wet disc type
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite (3-range) forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 24.6 kmh (15.3 mph) Reverse: (0 mph)
Tires
Front tires Industrial: 10-16.5
Rear tires Industrial: 17.5L-24
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy I
Control type Position control
Lift capacity (at ends) 1,500 kg (3,308 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Live-continuous
Rear PTO spped 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Pressure 2,800 psi (193.1 bar)
Total flow 25.9 gpm (98 lpm)