Kubota B7800 : Specs, Parts, Attachments, Reviews
The Kubota B7800 if a compact utility tractor, first built around 2003, and has proven to be one of the most popular and long-lasting Kubota tractors in the field. Its versatility and power still makes it very popular, and there are still a large number of used tractors and parts available, both online and in many local communities.
Kubota B7800 specs
The Kubota B7800 has a 1.5 L, four-cylinder diesel engine, which has proved very durable over time. It has a fuel tank that can hold approximately 7 gallons of diesel fuel.
It has a 4×4,, four-wheel-drive chassis, a mechanical rear differential lock and a spur gear file drive.
It has a very stable power steering system, accompanied with a wet disc braking system that gives real control over how the tractor is driven.
It comes with a two post fixed ROPS, which was pretty standard for most compact tractors built around this time. There is an option to fit a foldable ROPS which might be beneficial for some users.
The Kubota B7800 has a standard open center hydraulic system, with a pump flow of approximately 6.5gpm, a total flow of 9.5gpm, and a steering flow of 3.1 gpm.
It has a well used Kubota rear tractor hitch, with a quarter inch valve. It has a rear lift of between 1655 and 1300 lbs..
It has a significant power take off thrust, with a live rear PTO. It also has a wheelbase of approximately 65 inches, weighs approximately 1700 lbs.
Kubota B7800 for sale / prices
The Kubota B7800 so proves a highly popular second-hand tractor, and there are a wide number still available. The important thing to 4 of the number of hours it has been used for, the type of land it has been used on and the type of work that has been used for.
As an indication, in June 2020, the following were listed on tractorhouse.
A Kubota B7800 with 931 hoursfor sale at US dollars 10,200.
A 2006 Kubota B7800 with 475 hours so at US dollars 13,600
A 2005 Kubota B7800 with 740 hours for sale at US dollars 16,895.
A 2006 Kubota B7800 with 584 hours sale at US dollars 8800
Kubota B7800 attachments
The Kubota B7800 is what is known as a backhoe and loader tractor, and there are significant number of attachment available that can improve differing levels of activity.
There are different loaders available, both for the loader and for the bbucket.the important things to consider are the height of the loader, the clearance or the dumped bucket, the dump reach, the dump angle, the rollback angle and the bucket width.
There is also a foldable rops available, which can aid the comfort and usability of the tractor in certain conditions.
Kubota B7800 parts
Parts for the Kubota B7800 are still widely available, and very easy to get hold of. What is important is to make sure when ordering that the exact part number is requested.
The most common area of parts required tended to be for the following areas :
Three-point linkage/drawbar/ hitch
Clutch and transmission
Cooling water system
Front axle and chassis
Kubota B7800 review / problems
Finding a review for the Kubota B7800 if best done through the various discussion forums and user groups available online, such as tracked by net.
These will highlight any particular issues that were both around at the time the tractor was being sold by manufacturers, and any problems that second-hand tractors regularly experience.
There may be some reviews on you Tube, mainly by enthusiasts point out the versatility and attractiveness of the tractor.
With a tractor of this age, it is important to clarify if there are any structural problems that are in essence down to the manufacture of the machine, and any problems that would occur simply because this is quite an old second-hand tractor
Kubota B7800 manuals
Manuals for the Kubota B7800 are relatively easy to find online, and are often free to download as a PDF. The are likely to some sites that offer them on a paid basis as well, as well as possibly finding them on sites such as Amazon and eBay.
If unable to find a manual, it is worth posting a request or query on a discussion group, where an existing account user is likely to have either the manual, or the answer to the specific query.
The value of manuals almost anything else is that they will have diagrams showing the mechanical and engineering layout of the tractor, as well as showing how and where parts should be fitted correctly.
Kubota B7800 craigslist
Craigslist has proved a popular marketplace for many factors, attachment and parts. The value is that they show the locality of where these items offered for sale, which is attractive for certain purchases.
Bear in mind that a number of sellers on craigslist will be private individuals, and as such extra care needs to be taken on verifying the information supplied as there will be no warranty to full-back on it are any problems with the tractor once purchased.