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The Ford 3000 was one of the Thousand Series tractors introduced by Ford in the spring of 1965. This was a "ground up" new platform designed to replace the "Prior" or "Hundred Series" Fords built from 1955 through 1964. It has a 3 cylinder OHV, water cooled engine. It could be ordered with a Ford built 158 cubic inch gas or 175 cubic inch diesel engine. It was rated at 37 horsepower at the PTO. Optional transmissions were a 4 speed, 6 speed (3 sp with high and low), 8 speed (4 seed with high and low) and a 10 Speed 'Select O Speed' power shift transmission.