Lx490 Turbo open platform tractor with ROPS

48.5 Engine Horsepower* Diesel Tractor

Lx490 Turbo open platform tractor with ROPS

You work long, hard days and you expect the same from your equipment. With the Lx Series, Yanmar’s top-of-the-line compact tractors, you’ll never compromise performance, comfort or durability. And options abound. The Lx490 offers a legendary 49-hp turbo-charged engine and the 12-speed HydraReverser™ gives you smooth shifting and effortless change of direction.*As rated by engine manufacturer



Bore and Stroke in. (mm) 84 x 90 mm
Cooling system liquid cooled
Fuel Diesel
Gross Power 48.5 Hp (36.2 kw)* turbo
Model Yanmar
Number of cylinders 4
PTO Power at Working Speed 36.8 (27.5 kw) at 2,600 rpm
Rated RPM 2,600
Total displacement 121.7 cu. in. (1.99 l)
Type 48.5 Engine Horsepower* Diesel Tractor


Engine Coolant 5.7 qt. (5.4 l)
Engine Oil 5.62 qt. (5.3 l)
Front Axle Oil 2.38 gal. (9 l)
Fuel tank 11.9 gal. (45 l)
Transmission Oil 8.5 gal. (32.2 l)


2WD/4WD engagement Selectable
Brakes multiple wet disc
Clutch Multiple wet disc
Number of ranges 12 x 12 
Rear differential lock Foot pedal engagment
Rear PTO/RPM 540
Transmission type Synchronized


3-point hitch telescopic category 1
3-point lift capacity at 24” (61 cm) 2,760 lbs. (1,254.9 kg)
4-way loader control valve Standard
Hydraulic Control System Position control
Power steering Fully hydraulic
Pump capacity (implement) @ Rated 6.5 Gpm (24.6 l/min)
Pump capacity (steering) @ Rated RPM 8.7 Gpm (32.9 l/min)


Ground Clearance (with R4 Tires) 16.6" (42.2 cm)
Overall length (with 3PH and R4 Tires) 124" (315 cm) w/o 3PH
Weight (with ROPS, R4 Tires, Full Fluid) 3,618 lbs. (1,641.1 kg)
Wheelbase 74.8" (190 cm)
Width (with R4 Tires) 69.5" (176.5 cm)

Tire size

Ag (R1) - Front 8" – 16" (20.3 – 40.6 cm)"
Ag (R1) - Rear 14.9" – 24" (37.8 – 61 cm)"
Industrial (R4) - Front 10" – 16.5" (25.4 cm – 41.9 cm)"
Industrial (R4) - Rear 17.5"ll – 24 (44.5 cm ll – 61 cm)
Turf (R3) - Front 27" x 10.5" – 15" (68.6 cm x 26.7 cm – 38.1 cm)"
Turf (R3) - Rear 44" x 18" – 20" (111.8 cm x 45.7 cm – 50.8 cm)"


Type electro-hydraulic independent


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