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Kubota MX5000 Maintenance

The Kubota MX5000 utility tractor was manufactured between 2002 and 2008. This model was designed in two versions: MX5000F (2WD) and MX5000DT (4WD). The Kubota MX5000 tractor is equipped with a 148.5 cu.in (2.4L) Kubota V2403 4-cycle vertical 4-cylinder indirect injection naturally aspirated liquid-cooled diesel engine.

The engine has a cylinder bore of 3.43" (87 mm), piston stroke of 4.04" (102 mm), and rated power of 52.2 hp (38.9 kW). The gear shift transmission includes a dry clutch and partially synchronized gearbox with 8 forward and 4 reverse gears. The maximum forward speed - 16.4 mph (26.5 kph), maximum reverse speed - 5.8 mph (9.3 kph). The open center hydraulic system used a gear pump with fluid flow rate of 9.2 gpm (34.8 lpm). The hydraulic pressure is 175 bar (2530 psi).

The 2-wheel drive models are equipped with 7.5L-15 front tires and 14.9-26 rear tires. The 9.50-16 front tires and 14.9-26 rear tires are used for tractors with 4-wheel drive. The wheel base is 71.6" (1810 mm) for models with 2WD and 71.1" (1800 mm) for models with 4WD. The MX5000 tractor is compatible with a Kubota LB702 front-end loader with lift capacity to full height of 1852 lbs (840 kg), or Kubota LA852 front-end loader with lift capacity to full height of 2470 lbs (1120 kg).

Refill Capacities
Engine oil capacity, gal (L) 2.0 (7.6)
Engine coolant capacity, gal (L) 1.95 (7.5)
Hydraulic/transmission fluid capacity, gal (L) 11.6 (44.0)
Front axle oil capacity, gal (L) 1.95 (7.5)

Recommended Oil and Fluid
Engine oil type SAE 20, SAE 30, SAE 10W, 10W-30, 10W-40. API Service category CC, CD
Engine coolant type Kubota Antifreeze/Coolant
Hydraulic/transmission fluid type Kubota Super UDT Fluid
Front axle oil type Kubota Super UDT, SAE 80, SAE 80W-90 Gear Oil

Service Intervals
Check hydraulic/transmission fluid level Every 50 hours
Check front axle oil level Every 50 hours
Lubricate axle hub bearings Every 50 hours
Clean engine air filter elements Every 100 hours
Clean engine fuel filter Every 100 hours
Inspect and adjust fan belt Every 100 hours
Check battery and clean terminals Every 100 hours
Adjust parking and service brakes Every 100 hours
Change engine oil Every 100 hours
Replace engine oil filter Every 200 hours
Change hydraulic/transmission fluid Every 200 hours
Clean cab air filters Every 200 hours
Clean power steering oil line Every 200 hours
Adjust toe-in Every 200 hours
Check and adjust engine idling Every 200 hours
Replace hydraulic oil filter Every 400 hours
Change front axle oil Every 400 hours
Replace engine fuel filter Every 400 hours
Clean radiator fins Every 400 hours
Check and adjust valve clearance Every 800 hours
Replace primary engine air filter Every 1000 hours
Replace secondary engine air filter Every 1000 hours
Check fuel injection nozzle Every 1500 hours
Flush cooling system and add new coolant Every 2000 hours

Replacement Parts
Engine oil filter part number HH164-32430, 16414-32430
Engine fuel filter part number 1A001-43160, 15521-43160 (Element)
Primary engine air filter part number R1401-42270 (Element)
Secondary engine air filter part number R2401-42280 (Element)
Hydraulic oil filter part number HHTA0-37710
Drive belt part number 15471-97010



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