Massey Ferguson 318GTX

Massey Ferguson 318GTXThe Massey Ferguson 318GTX is a garden tractor model from the 300 GTX series, manufactured from 1991 to 1994 by Ingersoll for distributor Massey Ferguson. It was available in two-wheel drive (2WD) version.

The Massey Ferguson 318GTX is equipped with a 691 cc (42.2 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine with 79.0 mm (3.11 in) of the cylinder bore and 70.0 mm (2.76 in) of the piston stroke, and a hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Massey Ferguson 318GTX garden tractor features:

  • The Kohler Magnum M18QS gasoline engine which produces 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of horsepower
  • Power steering
  • Open operator station

General specifications

General Specifications
Model Massey Ferguson 318GTX
Tractor type garden tractor
Production years 1991-1994
Dimensions and weight
Wheel base
Fuel capacity
Fuel tank capacity


Engine Specifications
Engine model Kohler M18
Engine type 4-stroke, L-head (side valve), V-twin
Displacement 691 cm2, (42.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 79.0 mm X 70.0 mm (3.11 in X 2.76 in)
Max. horsepower 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starting system Electirc starter, 12V
Cooling system
Cooling system Forced air
Air cleaner Replaceable, paper element
Fuel system
Fuel system Carburetor
Fuel pump type Mechanical
Fuel filter type In-line
Compression pressure
Normal: 7.7-8.4 kg/cm2 (7.6-8.3 bar, 110-120 psi) / 1,000 rpm
Valve clearance
Intake valve clearance: 0.076-0.152 mm (0.003-0.006 in)
Exhaust valve clearance: 0.278-0.354 mm (0.011-0.014 in)
Oil system
Lubricating system Full pressure with oil filter
Oil filter: Full-flow type
Oil type: API SF or SG
Recommended oil: Summer: SAE 30W
Winter: SAE 5W-20, 5W-30
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2.0 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Ignition system
Spark plug: Champion RV17YC
Spark plug gap: 0.89 mm (0.035 in)
Spark plug torque: 18 N·m (1.8 kg·m, 13.3 ft·lb)

Transmission and chassis

Chassis, steering and brakes
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power
Transmission manufacturer or model HY-Drive
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse


Front tires
Rear tires

Electrical system

Electrical system
Ground Negative
Charging system
Charging amps
Battery 12V


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Cutting width 1,110 mm (44 in)
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Cutting width 1,210 mm (48 in)
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