Massey Ferguson 85

Massey Ferguson 85The Massey Ferguson 85 is a 2WD row-crop tractor manufactured by Massey Ferguson in Detroit, Michigan, USA from 1959 to 1962.

The Massey Ferguson 85 is equipped with one of three engines: a 3.7 L (223.0 cu·in) four-cylinder gasoline engine, a 4.0 L (242.0 cu·in) four-cylinder gasoline/LP-gas engine or 4.5 L (276.5 cu·in) four-cylinder diesel engine and a transmission with 8 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Continential E223. It is a 3.7 L, 3,654 cm2, (223.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 97.0 mm (3.82 in) of the cylinder bore and 130.0 mm (5.12 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 7.35:1.
  • Continential E242. It is a 4.0 L, 3,966 cm2, (242.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline/LP-gas engine. The cylinder bore is 98.0 mm (3.86 in) and the piston stroke is 130.0 mm (5.12 in). The compression ratio rating is 7.35:1 for gasoline version or 8.8:1 for LP-gas version.
  • Continential. It is a 4.5 L, 4,531 cm2, (276.5 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine. The cylinder bore is 102.0 mm (4.0 in) and the piston stroke is 140.0 mm (5.50 in). The compression ratio rating is 15.2:1.

The MF 85 is equipped with power steering, mechanical disc brakes, open operator station and 87.1 liters (23 US gal.; 19.2 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Massey Ferguson 85 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Massey Ferguson 85
Length
Width
Height 1,630 mm (64.2 in)
Wheel base 2,230 mm (87.8 in)
Weight (operating) 2,600 kg (5,732 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 87.1 liters (23 US gal.; 19.2 Imp. gal)
Battery
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Continential E223
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 3.7 L, 3,654 cm2, (223.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 97.0 mm X 130.0 mm (3.82 in X 5.12 in)
Compression ratio 7.35:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 6.6 L (7 US. qt, 5.8 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 14.2 L (15 US. qt, 12.5 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Continential E242
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Gasoline/LP-gas
Displacement 4.0 L, 3,966 cm2, (242.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 130.0 mm (3.86 in X 5.12 in)
Compression ratio Gasoline: 7.35:1
LP-gas: 8.8:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Engine
Engine model Continential
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 4.5 L, 4,531 cm2, (276.5 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 102.0 mm X 140.0 mm (4.00 in X 5.50 in)
Compression ratio 15.2:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power
Brakes Mechanical disc
Transmission model
Transmission type
Gears 8 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 30.2 kmh (18.8 mph) Reverse: 7.8 kmh (4.8 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00×16 (standard, tricycle, high-arc)
Ag: 7.50×16 (single-front)
Rear tires Ag: 15×30 (standard)
Ag: 12×30 (single-front, tricycle, high-arc)
Three-Point Hitch
Category II/I
Control type Mechanical lower-link draft control
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Live
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm