Claas Challenger 55

Claas Challenger 55 Technical Specifications

Claas Challenger 55 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between Agricultural Crawler tractor.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Claas Challenger 55 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Claas Challenger 55 Production

Manufacturer: Claas
Type: Agricultural Crawler tractor
Original price: $133,000 (1998 )

Claas Challenger 55 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Battery volts: 12

Claas Challenger 55 Mechanical

Chassis: crawler
Steering: differential power
Brakes: wet disc
Cab: Cab standard with air-conditioning.
Transmissions: 16-speed full power shift
  32-speed creeper


Type: variable-displacement load-sensing pressure-compensated
Pressure: 2750 psi
189.6 bar
Valves: 3 or 4
Pump flow: 31.2 gpm
118.1 lpm
  55 gpm
208.2 lpm *Optional.

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: III/II
Control: draft control
Rear lift: 12500 lbs
5670 kg
  15000 lbs
6804 kg *Optional.

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Clutch: electro-hydraulic wet disc
Rear RPM: 1000 (1.75)
Engine RPM: 1000@1900

Claas Challenger 55 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Caterpillar 3126
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 442 ci
7.2 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.33×5.00 inches
110 x 127 mm
Rated RPM: 2100
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 34.4 qts
32.6 L

Claas Challenger 55 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: full power shift
Gears: 16 forward and 9 reverse

Claas Challenger 55 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 86 inches
218 cm
Length: 211 inches
535 cm
Width: 91 inches
231 cm
Height (cab): 120 inches
304 cm
Height (exhaust): 125 inches
317 cm
Weight: 26000 lbs
11793 kg
Gauge: 60/68/72/76/80/88/90 inches
152/172/182/193/203/223/228 cm


Is Claas Challenger 55 a good tractor?

The Claas Challenger 55 is one of the great tractors in the Claas stable, and it has earned Claas a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Claas Challenger 55 take?

Check out the Claas Challenger 55 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 Claas made the ?

The Claas Challenger 55 was an agricultural tractor model made from Agricultural Crawler tractor

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