Fordson Farm Major

Fordson Farm Major Technical Specifications

Fordson Farm Major is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1959 – 1962.

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

Fordson Farm Major Production

Manufacturer: Fordson (a part of Ford)
Factory: Dagenham, England
The Fordson Farm Major

Fordson Farm Major Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: manual
Steering: power*Optional
Cab: Open operator station.
Transmission: 6-speed gear

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: transmission
Rear RPM: 540

Fordson Farm Major Engine detail

Engine Detail
Displacement: 220 ci
3.6 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.937×4.52 inches
100 x 115 mm
Power: 42 hp
31.3 kW
Compression: 16:1
Rated RPM: 1600
Starter type: electric

Fordson Farm Major Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: gear
Gears: 6 forward and 2 reverse
Clutch: dry disc
Three gears, plus reverse, with high and low ranges.

Fordson Farm Major Dimensions

Wheelbase: 80 inches
203 cm
Length: 130.5 inches
331 cm
Width: 71 inches
180 cm
Height: 62.6 inches
159 cm


Is Fordson Farm Major a good tractor?

The Fordson Farm Major is one of the great tractors in the Fordson (a part of Ford) stable, and it has earned Fordson (a part of Ford) a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Fordson Farm Major take?

Check out the Fordson Farm Major 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 Fordson (a part of Ford) made the ?

The Fordson Farm Major was an agricultural tractor model made from 1959 – 1962

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