Is a Ford 5000 a good tractor?

Is a Ford 5000 a good tractor?

The manual transmission Ford offered with the 5000 is an excellent design: incredibly reliable and easy to repair. We use the Ford 5000 for everything: from chopping silage to mowing the lawn, moving loads of gravel to blading the driveway.

How much horsepower does a Ford 5000 tractor have?

Ford 5000

Ford 5000 Power
Engine: 69 hp 51.5 kW
Drawbar (tested): 50.85 hp 37.9 kW
PTO (tested): 60.37 hp 45.0 kW
power test details …

What engine is in a Ford 5000 tractor?

It has a 4 cylinder Ford diesel engine or gasoline engine that produce 69 horsepower and has two wheel drive and four wheel drive models that weigh up to 9700 pounds. View the Ford 5000 specs below. The Ford 5000 tractor has a category 1 and 2 three point hitch and a claimed pto of 53.09 hp.

Is Ford a good tractor?

In my experience they were good, reliable tractors as long as you didn’t use the dual power too much. In my opinion the dual power was about like the TA on the IH tractors. It was good when it worked but expensive to fix when it didn’t.

What engine is in a Ford 5000?

Ford 5000 Engine

Engine Detail
Displacement: 233 ci 3.8 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.20×4.20 inches 107 x 107 mm
Power: 69 hp 51.5 kW

What weight is a Ford 4000 tractor?

Ford 4000

Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase: 84.5 inches 214 cm
Weight: 4,885 lbs 2215 kg
Front tire: 6.00-16
Rear tire: 12.4-38

How many HP is a Ford 4000?

Ford 4000

Ford 4000 Power
Engine: 55 hp 41.0 kW
Drawbar (claimed): 41 hp 30.6 kW
PTO (claimed): 46 hp 34.3 kW
Plows: 4

What kind of battery do you need for a Ford tractor?

Connect the jumper cables to a good 6 or 12 volt battery. Clamp the other end of one jumper cable to any good ground on the tractor. Check again, make sure the transmission is in neutral.

Is there a wiring diagram for a Ford 5000?

Ford tractor wiring diagrams for a 5000 are difficult to find. I have attached a wiring diagram for a European built Ford 3000, which may be useful to some degree. You need to get an I manual (about 100 pages) for a Ford 5000 tractor – costs about $35. They usually have a wiring diagram in the back of the manual.

What should I do if my Ford tractor wont start?

Only problem with that is if it does not start, now it’s at the bottom of the hill. Jump starting using jumper cables from another vehicle is easy enough if both vehicles are the same voltage. Always connect batteries plus to plus and minus to minus. Do not connect 12 volt and 6 volt batteries this way.

How much does it cost to rebuild a Ford tractor starter?

A rebuild kit for the starter is about $25 and usually includes a set of brushes and a new bearing. The manuals thoroughly cover procedure for checking and rebuilding the starter. A rebuilt original starter will probably be better quality and last longer than any of the new replacement starters available.