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ford 601 workmaster trator serial number

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rob ivey

05-10-2007 11:07:37
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I need some info on my 601 workmaster. i got some numbers and they are 641 and then under 641 it has a diamond shape then the numbers 162718 and then another diamond.

what are these? i think there the serial numbers. i dont know and cant find any infor or what year this is. can anyone help me please?




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Jim.UT

05-10-2007 11:26:01
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 Re: ford 601 workmaster trator serial number in reply to rob ivey, 05-10-2007 11:07:37  
The 601 Series was offered in a variety of configurations. Each configuration had it's own model number. Your model number is 641 and tells me it has a pto, three point hitch, 4 speed transmission.

The number under that is the serial number. The diamonds indicate the type of cylinder sleeves originally installed in the engine. I'm a little fuzzy on that detail, but I believe the diamonds sayd it has .090" cast iron sleeves.

The number tells us it was built in April 1962...one of the last of the x01 series before Ford switched to the 2000/4000 tractors later that year.

All 601 series tractors had either a 134 cubic inch, overhead valve gas engine or a 144 cubic inch diesel engine. If it had a diesel engine, your tractor's model number would be 641-D, so I assume you have a gas engine.

All of the above assumes your tractor still has its original transmission. Since the numbers are stamped directly on the trans case, if you swap out the transmission, you lose your original numbers and inherit whatever numbers happen to be on the junkyard unit you install in its place.

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rob ivey

05-10-2007 13:31:54
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 Re: ford 601 workmaster trator serial number in reply to Jim.UT, 05-10-2007 11:26:01  
thanks jim. do you happen to know what horsepower my 601 workmaster is? i bought this tractor from the original owner who had passed away and it was in mint running cond and great looking cond, it was always barn kep and since i have had it, i havent put more than 20 hours on it. i am fixen to put it in the shop and renew all the declas, hood emblem, and re paint and start taking it to tractor shows and using it around my house some. everything on it is original and im trying to keep it that way but i might put me a more comfortable seat on it.

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rob ivey

05-10-2007 13:34:56
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 Re: ford 601 workmaster trator serial number in reply to rob ivey, 05-10-2007 13:31:54  
also jim, do u know where i can find on the internet any information about my 601 like a site if i enter the serial number, it will tell me everything?

thanks



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