Kubota M8540

Kubota M8540 tractor photo
2007 - 2013
Utility tractor
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Utility tractor
Original price was $29,955 in 2011
Power Krawlerhalf-track tractor
M8540F2WD ROPS sync-shuttle
M8540FC2WD cab sync-shuttle
M8540DT4WD ROPS sync-shuttle
M8540HD4WD ROPS hyd-shuttle
M8540HD124WD ROPS 12-speed
M8540DTC4WD cab sync-shuttle
M8540HDC4WD cab hyd-shuttle
M8540HDC124WD cab 12-speed
Kubota M8540 Engine
Kubota 3.8L 4-cyl diesel
Engine details ...
Kubota M8540 Transmissions
8-speed partially synchronized
8-speed power shuttle
12-speed power shuttle
Transmission details ...
Kubota M8540 Power
Engine (net)84.6 hp
63.1 kW
PTO (claimed)75 hp
55.9 kW
Two- or four-wheel drive
Differential lockmechanical rear
Power steering
Hydraulic wet disc brakes
Two-post folding ROPS with optional canopy. Ultra Grand Cab optional with heat and air-conditioning
ROPS Fuel23.8 gal
90.1 L
Cab Fuel29.1 gal
110.1 L
Hydraulic system14.25 gal
53.9 L
Front axle10 qts
9.5 L
Typeopen center
Capacity14.25 gal
53.9 L
Pressure2844 psi
196.1 bar
Valves1 to 3
Pump flow17 gpm
64.3 lpm
Total flow23.1 gpm
87.4 lpm
Steering flow6.1 gpm
23.1 lpm
Tractor hitch
Rear TypeII
Rear lift (at ends)5510 lbs
2499 kg
 8600 lbsOptOptional
3900 kg
Rear lift (at 24"/610mm)4630 lbs
2100 kg
 7275 lbsOptOptional
3299 kg
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTOindependent
Rear PTO Type540 (1.375)
 540/1000 OptOptional
Engine RPM540@2205
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase88.6 inches
225 cm
Weight5005 to 6065 pounds
Front tire7.50-18
Rear tire18.4-28 (2WD)
Full dimensions and tires ...
M8540 Serial Number Location
Kubota M8540 serial number location
Serial number decal on the left side of the M8540 tractor frame, above the front axle.
Charging amps45 ROPS
 60 cab
Battery CCA900
Battery volts12
M8540 references literature
M6040/M7040/M8540/M9540 published in 2018, by Kubota
M5040/M6040/M7040/M8540/M9540 published in 2005, by Kubota
M6040/M7040/M8540/M9540 (3C043-9971-2) published in 2006
New Product Guide M-Series Tractors published in 2005, by Kubota
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