Ford 7000

Ford 7000 Technical Specifications

Ford 7000 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1971 – 1975.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Ford 7000 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 7000 Production

Manufacturer: Ford
Type: Utility tractor
Original price: $12,260 (1975 )

Ford 7000 Power

Engine (net): 89 hp
66.4 kW
PTO (claimed): 83 hp
61.9 kW
Drawbar (tested): 66.66 hp
49.7 kW
PTO (tested): 83.49 hp
62.3 kW

Ford 7000 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 55
Battery volts: 12
Battery AH: 128

Ford 7000 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: manual
  hydrostatic power*Optional
Cab: Open operator station
Transmissions: 8-speed


Type: 11.45
Pressure: 2500 psi
172.4 bar
Valves: 2
Pump flow: 6 gpm
22.7 lpm
Steering flow: 2.74 gpm
10.4 lpm
Steering press.: 1100 psi
75.8 bar

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: II

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540

Title serial numbers

1971: C292100
1972: C327200
1973: C367300
1974: C405200
1975: C450700

how to read serial numbers…

What year is my Ford 7000? Serial Number Decoder

The serial number list shows the first tractor built in each year. The other tractors for that year will have successively higher numbers. Your serial number should be between two of the stated numbers.

The list only includes the numbers of the first tractors produced in each year. Your serial should be somewhere between two numbers.Unless you happen to be the first person to own a tractor, your number will not appear on the list.

Ford 7000 Engine detail

Engine Detail
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 256 ci
4.2 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.40×4.20 inches
112 x 107 mm
Air cleaner: dry
Compression: 16.5:1
Rated RPM: 2100
Firing order: 1-3-4-2
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 14.5 qts
13.7 L
Intake valve clearance: 0.015 inches
0.381 mm (hot)
Exhaust valve clearance: 0.018 inches
0.457 mm (hot)

Ford 7000 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: constant mesh
Gears: 8 forward and 2 reverse
Oil capacity: 55 qts
52.1 L

Ford 7000 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 87.5 inches
222 cm
Length: 141.6 inches
359 cm
Width: 68.5 inches
173 cm
Height (hood): 60.9 inches
154 cm
Height (exhaust): 96 inches
243 cm
Operating weight: 6300 lbs
2857 kg
Ballasted weight: 10795 lbs
4896 kg
Ground clearance: 18 inches
45 cm (front axle)
  16.25 inches
41 cm (transmission)

Ford 7000 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 1093

Nebraska Tractor Test 1093
Diesel 8-speed 2WD
April 10 – 20, 1972
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 1093 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed: 83.49 hp
62.3 kW
Fuel use: 5.1 gal/hour
19.3 l/hour
Power at rated PTO speed: 78.81 hp
58.8 kW
Fuel use: 4.7 gal/hour
17.8 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 66.66 hp
49.7 kW
Fuel use: 5.0 gal/hour
18.9 l/hour
Gear 4 used for power test.
Max pull: 8,138 lbs
3691 kg
Gear 2 used for pull test.


Is Ford 7000 a good tractor?

The Ford 7000 is one of the great tractors in the Ford stable, and it has earned Ford a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Ford 7000 take?

Check out the Ford 7000 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 7000?

The Ford 7000 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1971 – 1975

Leave a Comment