Massey Ferguson 230

Massey Ferguson 230The Massey Ferguson 230 is a 2WD utility tractor from the 200 series. This tractor was manufactured by Massey Ferguson from 1976 to 1983.

The Massey Ferguson 230 is equipped with one of two engines: the Perkins AD3.152, a 2.5 L (153.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine, or the Continental Z145, a 2.4 L (145.0 cu·in) four-cylinder gasoline engine and a gear-type transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears and dry disc clutch.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Perkins AD3.152. It is a 2.5 L, 2,507 cm2, (153.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 91.0 mm (3.58 in) of the cylinder bore and 127.0 mm (5 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 18.5:1. This engine produced 38.5 PS (28.3 kW; 38.0 HP) at 2,000 rpm of output power.
  • Continental Z145. It is a 2.4 L, 2,376 cm2, (145.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 86.0 mm (3.39 in) and the piston stroke is 103.0 mm (4.06 in). The compression ratio rating is 7.4:1.

The MF 230 is equipped with manual or power (optional) steering, mechanical drum brakes, open operator station or ROPS and canopy (optional), and 53.0 liters (14 US gal.; 11.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank. This tractor could be equipped with the Massey Ferguson 236 loader.

Massey Ferguson 230 Specifications

General Specifications
ModelMassey Ferguson 230
Length2,940 mm (115.7 in)
Width1,560 mm (61.4 in)
Height1,470 mm (57.9 in)
Wheel base1,830 mm (72 in)
Weight (operating) Gas: 1,740 kg (3,840 lbs)
Diesel: 1,815 kg (4,000 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity53.0 liters (14 US gal.; 11.7 Imp. gal)
Battery12V, 60Ah
Cabin typeOpen operator station or ROPS and canopy (optional)
Engine modelPerkins AD3.152
Engine typeFour-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Fuel typeDiesel
Displacement2.5 L, 2,507 cm2, (153.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke91.0 mm X 127.0 mm (3.58 in X 5 in)
Compression ratio18.5:1
Horsepower38.5 PS (28.3 kW; 38 HP) at 2,000 rpm
Oil capacity:5.7 L (6 US. qt, 5 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity:9.9 L (10.5 US. qt, 8.7 Imp. qt.)
Engine modelContinental Z145
Engine typeFour-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Fuel typeGasoline
Displacement2.4 L, 2,376 cm2, (145.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke86.0 mm X 103.0 mm (3.39 in X 4.06 in)
Compression ratio7.4:1
Oil capacity:4.7 L (5 US. qt, 4.1 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity:9.9 L (10.5 US. qt, 8.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis4×2 2WD
Steering typeManual or power (optional)
BrakesMechanical drum
Transmission model
Transmission typeGear type with dry disc clutch
Gears6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 23.3 kmh (14.5 mph) Reverse: 11.9 (7.4 mph)
Front tiresAg: 6.00-16
Rear tiresAg: 12.4-28
Three-Point Hitch
Control typePosition and draft control
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO typeLive
Rear PTO speed540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic typeOpen center
Hydraulic capacity30.3 liters (8.0 US gal, 6.7 Imp. gal)
Pressure3000 psi (206.8 bar)
Pump flow4.5 gpm (17 lpm)
Steering flow5.0 gpm (18.9 lpm)
Total flow9.5 gpm (36 lpm)
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