Is Oliver Super 55 a good tractor?

Is Oliver Super 55 a good tractor?

The tractor is known for its affordability and durability Compared to an earlier model like the 8N Ford, the Oliver Super 55 is a considerable upgrade. The live PTO is a big benefit. The overhead valve engine gives you more power (around 30 hp at the drawbar).

How many horsepower is a Super 55 Oliver?

Oliver Super 55

Oliver Super 55 Power
Drawbar (claimed): 23.3 hp 17.4 kW
PTO (claimed): 32.65 hp 24.3 kW
Drawbar (tested): 29.60 hp 22.1 kW
Belt (tested): 34.39 hp 25.6 kW

What year is a Oliver Super 55?

Oliver Super 55
1956 Oliver Super 55 diesel
Type Utility tractor
Manufacturer Oliver Farm Equipment Company
Production 1954-1958

How much does an Oliver Super 55 weigh?

3,400 lbs
Oliver Super 55 Dimensions

Length: 120 inches 304 cm
Height: 71 inches 180 cm
Operating weight: 3,400 lbs 1542 kg
Ballasted weight: 5,500 lbs 2494 kg

Does an Oliver Super 55 have power steering?

Jackson Power Steering offers hydrostatic power steering for the Oliver Super 55 and the Oliver 550. The ‘add-on’ JPS unit is designed to give many years of trouble free service. The unit uses the front mounted loader pump to power the hydrostatic steering unit.

What happened to Oliver Tractor Company?

Oliver tractors were manufactured until 1976 when the last Oliver 2255 rolled down the assembly line. The silver-colored White tractors had replaced the Oliver tractor. Throughout the many mergers and corporation maneuvering, nothing remains of the original Oliver company, which began its legacy in South Bend, Indiana.

What year is my Oliver 550?

During the first year of production the Oliver 550 had the same 2.4L engine as the Super 55. Cab: Open operator station….Oliver 550.

550 Serial Numbers
Location: Serial number plate located on the left side of the Oliver 550, above the foot rest.
1962: 117541
1963: 127365
1964: 140620

Does a Ford 8N have power steering?

Bill Bell’s 8N My 8N is very easy to steer now. I am very happy with the power steering unit.”