Fordson E27N Major Engine

Fordson E27N Major tractor photo
1945 - 1952
Fordson N
Series:E27N Major
New Major
Engines overview
Ford 4.4L 4-cyl gasoline
Perkins 4.7L 6-cyl diesel
Engine Detail
The E27N Major was available with high-compression heads for running on petrol, or low-compression heads for using TVO. TVO tractors had an auxiliary petrol fuel tank for starting.
Displacement:267 ci
4.4 L
Bore/Stroke:4.125x5.00 inches
105 x 127 mm
Power:27 hp
20.1 kW
Rated RPM:1200
Firing order:1-2-4-3
Starter volts:12
Coolant capacity:48.1 qts
45.5 L
Engine Oil
E27N Major gasoline engine oil chart
Oil capacity:12.6 qts
11.9 L
Engine Detail
The Perkins diesel conversion first occured in 1950, after numerous problems with the kerosene engine, whose design was nearly 30 years old. Tractors with the diesel are known as E27N P6(TA).
Displacement:288 ci
4.7 L
Bore/Stroke:3.50x5.00 inches
89 x 127 mm
Power:45 hp
33.6 kW
Rated RPM:1500
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