International 500E 1975
International 500E Paydozer with torque converter drive
Model history
Model introduced 1974
Model discontinued 1978
Model status Discontinued
Preceded by International 500C
Engine Specification
Engine make International (Germany)
Engine model D-155
Fuel type diesel
Power hp 44 net
Governed rpm 2500
Displacement cu in /(litre) 155 ci
No. of Cylinders 3
Bore in (mm) 3.875"
Stroke in (mm) 4.375"
Cooling system water
Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged NA
Transmission Details
Transmission type power shift with torque converter
Gearbox make International
Forward 3
Reverse 3
Drive crawler
Linkage Category Unknown
Tyre Sizes (std/options)
Front 12" tracks
Tractor Dimensions
Length (inches/metres) 102"
Width (inches/meters) 62"
Height (inches/meters) 64"
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 10600 lb (with blade)
Wheelbase 50" gauge
Other info
Factories USA
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The International 500E was a diesel engined compact crawler tractor built by the International Harvester company from 1974 to 1978 in the USA.

Model historyEdit

For history of the series see: International 500 series

Specification Edit

Starter motor

  • Track gauge: 50"
  • Track rollers: 5 rollers, 1 top idler
  • Track shoe width: 12"
  • 155 ci 3-cylinder diesel engine
  • 3-speed power shift transmission with torque converter and Hydraulic Reverser
  • Electric starting and lighting
  • Drawbar
  • Live pto
  • Hydraulic system
  • Dozer blade

Variations and Options Edit

  • Optional track gauge: 68"
  • Optional track shoe width: 14" for standard gauge, 32" included with wide gauge
  • Rubber track shoes
  • 4-speed power shift transmission with hydraulic Reverser
  • 4-speed direct drive
  • 3-point hitch (Category 1)
  • 1000 rpm pto
  • Ripper
  • Loader
  • Log grapple
  • Logging package

Serial Numbers Information Edit

Year Serial no. run
Serial no. run
Number Built Notes
1974 5501 6102 602 Calculated from serial range
1975 6103 6444 342
1976 6445 6821 377
1977 6822 7186 365
1978 7187
Total built


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