Ford 6600

Ford 6600 Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

Ford 6600 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1976 – 1984.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Ford 6600 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Ford 6600 Production

Manufacturer: Ford
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil

Ford 6600 Electrical

Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 27
Battery volts: 12
Battery AH: 80

Ford 6600 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Differential lock: mechanical rear
Steering: mechanical
  hydrostatic power*Optional
Brakes: wet disc
Cab: Open operator station.
Transmission: 8-speed


Fuel: 20 gal
75.7 L
Hydraulic system: 14 gal
53.0 L


Type: open center
Capacity: 14 gal
53.0 L
Pressure: 2646 psi
182.4 bar
Pump flow: 9.7 gpm
36.7 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II
Control: position and draft control
Rear lift (at 24″/610mm): 4138 lbs
1876 kg

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540 (1.375)
Engine RPM: 540@1900

Ford 6600 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Ford OHV 4256
Displacement: 256 ci
4.2 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.4×4.2 inches
112 x 107 mm
Power: 79 hp
58.9 kW
Compression: 16.3:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Torque: 209.5 lb-ft
284.1 Nm
Torque RPM: 1300
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 9 qts
8.5 L
Coolant capacity: 13 qts
12.3 L

Ford 6600 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Gears: 8 forward and 2 reverse
Clutch: 330mm dry disc

Ford 6600 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 87.4 inches
221 cm
Length: 141.7 inches
359 cm
Width: 70.9 inches
180 cm
Height (steering wheel): 64.6 inches
164 cm
Shiping weight: 5472 lbs
2482 kg
Clearance (front axle): 18 inches
45 cm
  22.1 inches
56 cm *Optional
Clearance (rear axle): 16.5 inches
41 cm
Front tread: 52 to 80 inches
132 to 203 cm
Rear tread: 56 to 80 inches
142 to 203 cm


Is Ford 6600 a good tractor?

The Ford 6600 is one of the great tractors in the Ford stable, and it has earned Ford a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Ford 6600 take?

Check out the Ford 6600 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 Ford made the 5600

The Ford 6600 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1976 – 1984

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