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Ford 8N

Ford 8N tractor photo
1947 - 1952   N Series
Utility tractor
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Production:

Manufacturer:Ford
Factory:Highland Park, Michigan, USA
Total built:524,000
Original price (USD)
   $1,404 (1952 )
 

Variants:

8NAN:distillate engine
 

Ford 8N Engines:

   Ford 2.0L 4-cyl gasoline
   Ford 2.0L 4-cyl distillate
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Capacity:

Fuel:10 gal [37.9 L]
Hydraulic system:5 gal [18.9 L]
 

3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:I
Rear lift:800 lbs [362 kg]
 

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:transmission
Rear RPM:545 (1.125)
 

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:70 inches [177 cm]
Weight:2410 to 4043 pounds
Front tire:4.00-19
Rear tire:10-28
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8N Serial Numbers:

Location:On the engine block, left-hand side, just behind oil filter. A star indicates steel sleeves, a diamond indicates cast-iron sleeves.
photo of 8N serial number

1947: 1
1948: 37908
1949: 141370
1950: 245637
1951: 343198
1952: 442035
Final: 524076

how to read serial numbers...

 

Links:

8N Tractors: Parts, manuals, and information for the 8N
N Tractor Club:
8N Manual: online at NewOldManuals.com
 

Ford 8N Power:

Drawbar (claimed):23.16 hp [17.3 kW]
PTO (claimed):27.32 hp [20.4 kW]
Drawbar (tested):21.95 hp [16.4 kW]
PTO (tested):23.24 hp [17.3 kW]
Belt (tested):25.77 hp [19.2 kW]
power test details ...
 

Mechanical:

Chassis:4x2 2WD
Steering:mechanical
Brakes:manual drum
Cab:Open operator station.
 

Hydraulics:

Capacity:5 gal [18.9 L]
Pressure:1700 psi [117.2 bar]
Pump flow:2.85 gpm [10.8 lpm]
 

Electrical:

Ground:positive
Charging system:generator
Charging amps:20
 

Battery:

Number:1
Volts:6
Amp-hours:80
 

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