Massey Ferguson 235

Massey Ferguson 235The Massey Ferguson 235 is a 2WD utility tractor from the 200 series. This tractor was manufactured by Massey Ferguson from 1975 to 1976.

The Massey Ferguson 235 is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.5 L (152.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine or a 2.4 L (145.0 cu·in) four-cylinder gasoline engine and one of three transmissions: a gear type transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears and dry disc clutch, a gear type transmission with 8 forward and 2 reverse gears and dry disc clutch or a partial power shift transmission with 12 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Perkins AD3.152. 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. The compression ratio rating is 16.5:1.
  • 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 235 is equipped with manual or power (optional) steering, differential mechanical expanding shoe brakes, open operator station or two-post ROPS (optional), and 53.0 liters (14 US gal.; 11.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Massey Ferguson 235 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Massey Ferguson 235
Length 2,940 mm (115.7 in)
Width 1,640 mm (64.6 in)
Height (steering wheel) 1,470 mm (57.9 in)
Wheel base 1,890 mm (74.4 in)
Weight (operating) 1,875 kg (4,134 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 53.0 liters (14 US gal.; 11.7 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station or two-post ROPS (optional)
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)
Compression ratio 16.5:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
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
Engine model Continental Z145
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 2.4 L, 2,376 cm2, (145.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 86.0 mm X 103.0 mm (3.39 in X 4.06 in)
Compression ratio 7.4:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 5.7 L (6 US. qt, 5 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 9.9 L (10.5 US. qt, 8.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual or power (optional)
Brakes Differential mechanical expanding shoe
Differential lock Mechanical rear
Transmission model
Transmission type Gear type with dry disc clutch
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.5 kmh (17.1 mph) Reverse: 13.8 (8.6 mph)
Transmission model
Transmission type Gear type with dry disc clutch
Gears 8 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 33.4 kmh (20.8 mph) Reverse: 13.8 (8.6 mph)
Transmission model Multi-Power
Transmission type Partial power shift
Gears 12 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 35.9 kmh (22.3 mph) Reverse: 18.1 (11.2 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 12.4-28
Three-Point Hitch
Category I
Control type Position and draft control
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Live (two-stage clutch) or independent (optional)
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Hydraulic capacity 30.3 L (8 US. gal, 6.7 Imp. gal.)
Pressure 2300 psi (158.6 bar)
Valves 0 to 2
Pump flow 10.0 gpm (37.9 lpm)
Three-Point Hitch: 4.5 gpm (17.0 lpm)
Steering flow 5.0 gpm (18.9 lpm)
Total flow 19.5 gpm (73.8 lpm)