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Challenger MT555B

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2004 - 2011   MT500B Series
Model years
Row-Crop tractor
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During official OECD testing the Challenger 555B with CVT was unable to meet the advertised 3-point lift of 13,700 pounds.


Manufacturer:Challenger (a part of AGCO)
Factory:Beauvais, France

Challenger MT555B Engine:

   Caterpillar 6.0L 6-cyl diesel
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Fuel:100 gal [378.5 L]
Hydraulic system:18.5 gal [70.0 L] (AutoPower)
 26.4 gal [99.9 L] (CVT)

3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:II/III
Rear lift (at 24"/610mm):14,700 lbs [6667 kg]
 13,700 lbs [6214 kg] (CVT)
Front Hitch:optional
Front lift (at ends):5,500 lbs [2494 kg]
 7700 lbs [3492 kg] (optional)

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:independent
Clutch:electro-hydraulic wet disc
Rear RPM:540/1000
Engine RPM:540@1890

Dimensions & Tires:

2WD Wheelbase:121.4 inches [308 cm]
4WD Wheelbase:118.7 inches [301 cm]
Weight:14028 to 15060 pounds
Front tire:420/90R30
Rear tire:520/85R42
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MT555B Serial Numbers:

2004: N00001
2005: P00001
2006: R00001
2007: S00001

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Challenger MT555B Power:

Engine:153 hp [114.1 kW]
PTO (claimed):130 hp [96.9 kW]
Drawbar (tested):116.5 hp [86.9 kW]
PTO (tested):141.2 hp [105.3 kW]
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Chassis:4x2 2WD
 4x4 MFWD 4WD
Final drives:inboard planetary
Differential lock:electro-hydraulic front and rear
Brakes:hydraulic wet disc
Trailer brakes:hydraulic*Optional
Cab:Cab standard with heat and A/C. Optional pneumatic cab suspension and automatic climate control.


Type:closed center PFC
Capacity:18.5 gal [70.0 L] (AutoPower)
 26.4 gal [99.9 L] (CVT)
Pressure:2900 psi [200.0 bar]
Total flow:29 gpm [109.8 lpm]


Charging system:alternator
Charging amps:120


Cold-cranking amps:420

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