Ford 555

Ford 555 backhoe photo
1978 - 1984
Backhoe loader tractor
TypeBackhoe loader tractor
The Ford 555 was available as a loader tractor, or as a backhoe-loader.
55515ft backhoe
555 Special14ft backhoe-loader
Ford 555 Engine
Ford 3.3L 3-cyl diesel
Engine details ...
Ford 555 Transmissions
4-speed torque converter
Transmission details ...
Ford 555 Power
Engine (gross)62 hp
46.2 kW
Engine57 hp
42.5 kW
Chassis4x2 2WD
Steeringhydrostatic power
Brakesdifferential mechanical wet disc
CabFour-post ROPS. Cab optional. Heat and air-conditioning optional.
Fuel24 gal
90.8 L
Hydraulic system13 gal (loader)
49.2 L
 21 gal (backhoe)
79.5 L
Steering2 qts
1.9 L
Rear axle33.9 qts
32.1 L
Typeopen center
Capacity13 gal (loader)
49.2 L
 21 gal (backhoe)
79.5 L
Pressure2150 psi
148.2 bar
Pump flow27 gpm
102.2 lpm
Steering flow5.9 gpm
22.3 lpm
Steering cap.2 qts
1.9 L
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase80 inches
203 cm
Weight6000 to 14689 pounds
Front tire7.50-16
Rear tire16.9-24
Full dimensions and tires ...
Backhoe & Loader
Dig depth185 inches
469 cm
Dump angle55 inches
139 cm
Loader/Backhoe details ...
Charging systemalternator
Charging amps32
 51 (optional)
 72 (air-conditioning)
Battery volts12
555 reference literature
Buyer's Guide published in 1980, by Ford
1982 Industrial Buyer's Guide published by Ford
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Last updateApril 19, 2019
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