Massey Ferguson 231

Massey Ferguson 231The Massey Ferguson 231 is a 2WD utility tractor from the 200 One series. This tractor was manufactured by Massey Ferguson from 1989 to 1999. The Massey Ferguson 231 is equipped with a 2.5 L (152.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine and sliding gear transmission with 8 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The Massey Ferguson 231 utility tractor used the Perkins AD3.152 engine. It is a 2.5 L, 2,491 cm2, (152.0 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. This engine produced 38.5 PS (28.3 kW; 38.0 HP) at 2,000 rpm of output power.

The MF 231 is equipped with power assist steering, drum brakes, two-post folding ROPS, and 58.0 liters (15.3 US gal.; 12.8 Imp. gal) fuel tank. This tractor could be equipped with the Massey Ferguson 232 loader.

Massey Ferguson 231 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Massey Ferguson 231
Length 3,250 mm (128 in)
Width 1,930 mm (76 in)
Height 2,220 mm (87.4 in)
Wheel base 1,930 mm (76 in)
Weight 1,845 kg (4,068 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 58.0 liters (15.3 US gal.; 12.8 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Two-post ROPS
Engine
Engine model Perkins AD3.152
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.5 L, 2,491 cm2, (152.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 91.0 mm X 127.0 mm (3.58 in X 5 in)
Horsepower 38.5 PS (28.3 kW; 38.0 HP) at 2,000 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 6.8 L (7.2 US. qt, 6 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 10.2 L (10.8 US. qt, 9 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power assist
Brakes Drum
Transmission model
Transmission type Sliding gear
Gears 8 forward and 2 reverse
Transmission oil capacity 32.0 L (8.5 US. gal, 7 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 13.6-28
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy II/I
Control type Position and draft control
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Live with two stage clutch
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Hydraulic capacity 32.0 L (8.5 US. gal, 7 Imp. gal.)