Ford 8970 Engine

Ford 8970 tractor photo
1993 - 2002
70 Genesis Series
Row-Crop tractor
Series map:
Engine Detail
turbocharged diesel
liquid-cooled inline
Displacement456 ci
7.5 L
Bore/Stroke4.4x5.0 inches
112 x 127 mm
Power240 hp
179.0 kW
Rated RPM2100
Firing order1-5-3-6-2-4
Starter volts12
Starter power6 hp
4.5 kW
Coolant capacity26.4 qts
25.0 L
Intake valve clearance0.014 inches (cold)
0.356 mm
Exhaust valve clearance0.017 inches (cold)
0.432 mm
Engine Oil
8970 diesel engine oil chart
Oil capacity22 qts
20.8 L
Ford 8970 Engine
Ford 8970 engine image
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