CaseIH CS 78

CaseIH CS 78 Utility tractor Technical Specifications

CaseIH CS 78 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1994 – 2003.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for CaseIH CS 78 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 CS 78 Production

Manufacturer: CaseIH
Type: Utility tractor

CaseIH CS 78 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Battery volts: 12

CaseIH CS 78 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: disc
Cab: Cab standard.
Transmissions: 16-speed synchronized
  16-speed two-speed power shift
  32-speed creeper


Total flow: 13.2 gpm
50.0 lpm
  22.2 gpm
84.0 lpm *Optional

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
Rear lift: 10804.5 lbs
4900 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540/1000 (1.375)
Engine RPM: 430@2130
Front PTO: independent
Front RPM: 1000

CaseIH CS 78 Engine detail

Engine Detail
MWM WD 401.81
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 253.6 ci
4.2 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.13×4.72 inches
105 x 120 mm
Power: 78 hp
58.2 kW
Rated RPM: 2300
Torque: 220 lb-ft
298.3 Nm
Torque RPM: 1500
Starter volts: 12

CaseIH CS 78 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: synchronized
Gears: 16 forward and 8 reverse
Clutch: dry disc

CaseIH CS 78 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 97.6 inches
247 cm
Length: 166.1 inches
421 cm
Width: 85.8 inches
217 cm
Height (cab): 105.9 inches
268 cm
Weight: 8708 lbs
3949 kg
Max weight: 14330 lbs
6500 kg
Ground clearance: 16.9 inches
42 cm
Front tread: 66.5 inches
168 cm
Rear tread: 66.9 inches
169 cm


Is CaseIH CS 78 a good tractor?

The CaseIH CS 78 is one of the great tractors in the CaseIH stable, and it has earned CaseIH a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a CaseIH CS 78 take?

Check out the CaseIH CS 78 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 CS 78?

The CaseIH CS 78 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1994 – 2003

Leave a Comment