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    Massey Ferguson 255

    Massey Ferguson 255 tractor photo
    1975 - 1981
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    The 255 was available in three versions: standard, row-crop, and low-profile. No information currently available on the turbocharged 255T variant. It may have been built in Turkey by Uzel and possibly in India.
     

    Production:

    Manufacturer:Massey Ferguson
    Original price (USD):$8,100 (1981)
     

    Variants:

    255T:turbocharged engine
     

    Massey Ferguson 255 Engines:

       Perkins 3.9L 4-cyl diesel
       Perkins 3.3L 4-cyl diesel
       Perkins 3.5L 4-cyl gasoline
    full engine details ...
     

    Capacity:

    Fuel:18.5 gal [70.0 L]
    Hydraulic system:8 gal [30.3 L]
     

    3-Point Hitch:

    Rear Type:I/II
    Rear lift:3,800 lbs [1723 kg]
     

    Power Take-off (PTO):

    Rear PTO:live (two-stage clutch)
    Rear RPM:540
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:82 inches [208 cm]
    Weight:5600 to 7310 pounds
    Front tire:6.00-16
    Rear tire:16.9-24
    full dimensions and tires ...
     

    255 Serial Numbers:

    Location:Below instrument panel
    1974: 9A202190
    1975: 9A207681
    1976: 9A232539
    1977: 9A254045
    1978: 9A276935
    1979: 9A296946
    1980: 9A326169
    1981: 9A339343
    1982: 9A350584
    1983: 9A354679

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    Massey Ferguson 255 Power:

    Drawbar (claimed):42 hp [31.3 kW]
    PTO (claimed):50 hp [37.3 kW]
    Drawbar (tested):43.49 hp [32.4 kW]
    PTO (tested):52.68 hp [39.3 kW]
    power test details ...
     

    Mechanical:

    Chassis:4x2 2WD
    Differential lock:foot pedal
    Steering:hydrostatic power
    Brakes:differential dry disc
    Cab:Two-post ROPS. Canopy optional.
     

    Hydraulics:

    Capacity:8 gal [30.3 L]
    Pressure:2300 psi [158.6 bar]
    Valves:0 to 2
    Pump flow:10 gpm [37.9 lpm]
     4.5 gpm [17.0 lpm] (3-point)
    Total flow:19.5 gpm [73.8 lpm]
    Steering flow:5 gpm [18.9 lpm]
     

    Electrical:

    Charging system:alternator
    Charging amps:37
     

    Battery:

    Number:1
    Volts:12
    Amp-hours:95
     

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