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Ford 1600 Tractor Maintenance

The Ford 1600 compact utility tractor was manufactured from 1976 to 1979. The Ford 1600 is equipped with a 77.6 cubic inches Shibaura LE892 two-cylinder liquid cooled diesel engine rated at 25 hp (18.6 kW). The transmission includes a dry clutch and gearbox with 9 forward and 3 reverse gears. Max. travel speed (forward/reverse): 8.7 mph (14 km/h) and 7.2 (11.6 km/h).

The open center hydraulic system includes a gear pump with rated fluid flow of 4.2 gpm (15.9 lpm). The hydraulic system pressure is 98 bar (1420 psi). The 2-wheel drive models are equipped with 5.00x15 front tires and 11.2x24 rear tires.

The 20x8.00-10 front tires and 13.6x16 rear tires are used for tractors with 4-wheel drive. The wheel base is 62.6" (1590 mm) for 4x2 (2WD) models and 66.3" (1680 mm) for 4x4 (4WD) models. The Ford 1600 tractor is compatible with a 60" mid-mount mower deck, and Ford 770 loader with a lift capacity to full height (at pin) of 700 lbs (317 kg).

Refill Capacities
Engine oil capacity, qts (L) 5.3 (5.0)
Engine coolant capacity, qts (L) 5.6 (5.3)
Transmission system capacity, gal (L) 5.3 (19.9)
Hydraulic system capacity, gal (L) 2.6 (9.8)

Recommended Oil and Fluid
Engine oil type SAE 10W-40, 15W-40, 10W-30, 15W-30, SAE 20W-20
Engine coolant type Antifreeze/Coolant
Transmission fluid type 134D, SAE 10W-30
Hydraulic fluid type 134D

Service Intervals
Check engine oil level Every 10 hours
Check transmission fluid level Every 10 hours
Check engine air filter Every 10 hours
Check coolant level in radiator Every 10 hours
Check battery and clean terminals Every 50 hours
Check hydraulic fluid level Every 50 hours
Inspect and adjust alternator belt Every 50 hours
Lubricate axle hub bearings Every 50 hours
Change engine oil Every 100 hours
Check engine air filter Every 100 hours
Clean engine fuel filter Every 100 hours
Replace engine oil filter Every 200 hours
Replace engine fuel filter Every 200 hours
Adjust parking and service brakes Every 200 hours
Change hydraulic fluid Every 300 hours
Change transmission fluid Every 300 hours
Clean hydraulic oil strainer Every 300 hours
Check and adjust engine idling Every 500 hours
Check and adjust valve clearance Every 500 hours
Flush cooling system and add new coolant Every 1000 hours

Replacement Parts
Engine oil filter part number 86546613, E1NN6714BB
Engine fuel filter part number 87300039, SBA360720020
Engine air filter part number Oil Bath
Hydraulic oil filter part number Metal Strainer




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