CaseIH 5250 Maxxum

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Technical Specifications

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1992 – 1997.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for CaseIH 5250 Maxxum covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Production

Manufacturer: CaseIH
Original price: $52,000 (1997 )

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 65
Batteries: 1
Battery volts: 12

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD
Differential lock: electro-hydraulic rear
Steering: power
Brakes: hydraulic wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning.
Transmissions: 16-speed 4-speed power shift
  24-speed creeper


Type: closed center pressure-flow compensated
Pressure: 2600 psi
179.3 bar
Valves: 1 to 3
Pump flow: 20 gpm
75.7 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
Control: lower-link draft sensing
Rear lift: 7700 lbs
3492 kg
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 6990 lbs
3170 kg
Front Hitch: II*Optional
Front lift (at 24″/610mm): 5200 lbs
2358 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Clutch: electro-hydraulic wet disc
Rear RPM: 540/1000

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Engine detail

Engine Detail
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 359 ci
5.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.02×4.72 inches
102 x 120 mm
Fuel use: 6.86 gal/hour
26.0 l/hour
Rated RPM: 2200
Idle RPM: 850-2355
Starter volts: 12

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: 4-speed power shift
Gears: 16 forward and 12 reverse
Four power shift gears in four synchronized ranges and shuttle shifting.

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Dimensions

2WD Wheelbase: 103.7 inches
263 cm
4WD Wheelbase: 101.8 inches
258 cm
2WD Length: 170.6 inches
433 cm
4WD Length: 174.2 inches
442 cm
2WD Clearance (front axle): 22.1 inches
56 cm
4WD Clearance (front axle): 18.4 inches
46 cm
Clearance (drawbar): 18.8 inches
47 cm
Rear axle: Flange
Rear axle: Bar: 96 inch length
2438 mm
Front tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm
Rear tread: 60 to 88 inches
152 to 223 cm (flange)
Rear tread: 60 to 110 inches
152 to 279 cm (bar)

CaseIH 5250 Weight
2WD : 9810 lbs
4449 kg
4WD : 11090 lbs
5030 kg
Ballasted: 16005 lbs
7259 kg

CaseIH 5250 Height
Steering wheel: 80.7 inches
204 cm
Hood: 69.8 inches
177 cm
Cab: 106.1 inches
269 cm
Exhaust: 107.6 inches
273 cm

CaseIH 5250 Maxxum Tests

OCED Tractor Test 1462

OCED Tractor Test 1462
Diesel 16-speed 4WD
January 1993 – March 1993,
Link: OCED Tractor Test 1462 file
PTO performance
Max power: 115.6 hp
86.2 kW
Fuel use: 6.8 gal/hour
25.7 l/hour
Power at rated engine speed: 112.20 hp
83.7 kW
Fuel use: 6.9 gal/hour
26.1 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 103.40 hp
77.1 kW
Fuel use: 6.8 gal/hour
25.7 l/hour
Max pull: 18295 lbs
8298 kg


Is CaseIH 5250 Maxxum a good tractor?

The CaseIH 5250 Maxxum is one of the great tractors in the CaseIH stable, and it has earned CaseIH a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a CaseIH 5250 Maxxum take?

Check out the CaseIH 5250 Maxxum oil capacity and oil type in the engine specs section as it may vary across the engines. Keep in mind, that older models might have their oil capacity increased over time. You may compare between the early and late oil capacity.

Do tractors have VIN numbers?

Every tractor has a VIN number. The number is usually engraved below the driver’s seat. Tractor manufacturers put the number in different places on the tractor body.

What was the last year CaseIH made the 5240

The CaseIH 5250 Maxxum was an agricultural tractor model made from 1992 – 1997

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