Massey Ferguson 1739E


Tractor Description

If you’re looking for a compact and no-nonsense workhorse with up to 38.5 gross engine horsepower, the Massey Ferguson 1700E Series is the tractor for you. Simply put—Massey Ferguson has gone back to the basics to help you come out ahead. All 1700E Series tractors have an open station operator’s platform that’s simple to use. A single foot step on the left side and a grab handle make getting on and off easy. Additionally, most major functions are accomplished with mechanical levers placed within easy reach. Therefore, you are more comfortable to work longer while you’re tractor works harder than other models. In result, you, and your wallet, are happier.

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Rated Engine HP38.5
Rated Engine Speed2,800
Rated PTO HP (gear)32.7
Type3-cylinder diesel, liquid-cooled, turbocharged, Tier 4 Final
Air and Fuel SystemsTurbocharged, indirect low-pressure injection, electronic engine management
Emission ControlInternal exhaust gas recirculation (iEGR), diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC), regenerating diesel particulate filter (DPF)


Transmission9×3 mechanical shift, constant mesh gears, dry single disc clutch
Shift Levers2 levers: 3-range in-line lever on LH side, “H” pattern lever, (3 gears plus R) in center of platform
BrakesInternal wet brakes, two brake pedals on gear model
Rear AxleDrop-axle type with bull gear final drives
Differential LockMechanical engagement via heel pedal
Front AxleCast steel 4WD front axle with center drive line and bevel-gear final drives
4WD EngagementMechanical via push-pull level in platform in front of seat


Hydraulic SystemOpen center system, gear-type pump supplies implements and 3-point hitch
Hydraulic Flow @ Remotes GPM7.2
Loader JoystickField-installed with loader only, joystick attaches to loader amount
3-Point Lift Capacity Lbs. @ 24″1,600 @ 24″
Rear PTOGear: Independent
Mid PTONone

Operator Area

Platform FeaturesStraddle-mounted, perforated steel deck, left-side entry with grab handle, steel fenders, folding ROPS, fuel tank under platform
Hood TypeSteel, locking with lift mechanism
Seat and SteeringSuspended vinyl seat with retractable seatbelt, fixed steering wheel

Overall Dimensions

Overall Length (in.) Includes 3-Point Linkage116
Wheelbase (in.)65.9
Overall Width (in.)52.4
Height Over ROPS w/R1 Ag Tires (in.)97.6 ROPS upright, 63.8 ROPS folded
ROPS Base Weight w/o Ballast Lbs.Gear: 2,756
Fuel Capacity (gal.)10

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