Wheel Horse C-160

Wheel Horse C-160The Wheel Horse C-160 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the C series. This tractor was manufactured by Wheel Horse in South Bend, Indiana, USA from 1974 to 1977.

The Wheel Horse C160 is equipped with one of two engines: a 0.5 L (27.6 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine or a 0.6 L (35.9 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and one of two transmissions: a belt-driven gear type transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears or a belt-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Tecumseh HH160. It is a 0.5 L, 453 cm2, (27.6 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 89.0 mm (3.5 in) of the cylinder bore and 73.0 mm (2.87 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.
  • Kohler K341AS. It is a 0.6 L, 588 cm2, (35.9 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 95.0 mm (3.74 in) and the piston stroke is 83.0 mm (3.27 in). This engine produced 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Wheel Horse C-160 is equipped with manual steering, open operator station, and 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Wheel Horse C160 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 910 mm (36 in) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 1,210 mm (48 in) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Front-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) blade
  • Front-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) snowblade

Wheel Horse C-160 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Wheel Horse C-160
Length 1,650 mm (65 in)
Width 910 mm (35.8 in)
Height 1,040 mm (40.9 in)
Wheel base 1,150 mm (45.3 in)
Weight Gear: 272 kg (600 lbs)
Hydro: 290 kg (639 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Tecumseh HH160
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.5 L, 453 cm2, (27.6 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 89.0 mm X 73.0 mm (3.5 in X 2.87 in)
Horsepower 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Kohler K341AS
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.6 L, 588 cm2, (35.9 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 95.0 mm X 83.0 mm (3.74 in X 3.27 in)
Horsepower 16.2 PS (11.9 kW; 16.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.4 L (1.5 US. qt, 1.2 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model Wheel Horse
Transmission type Belt-driven gear type
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 4.2 (2.6 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 1.9 L (0.5 US. gal, 0.4 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model Sundstrand
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 10.0 kmh (6.2 mph) Reverse: 5.0 (3.1 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×8.50-12