ActiveDrive 4 semi-automatic transmission uses button-operated seamless gear shifting, maximizing comfort with smooth gear shifts. The tractor comes standard with 16 forward and 16 reverse gears but an optional creeper option is available with 32 forward and 32 reverse gear . The ActiveDrive 4 transmission covers a wide range of speeds, from under .2 MPH to 25 MPH.
Additional features such as the electro-hydraulic power shuttle, power shuttle sensitivity settings, automatic 4WD and automatic differential lock, deliver efficiency and comfort throughout the day.
Special Waterproof Transmission Farmall M tractor models can be fitted with an optional waterproof transmission for producers needing trouble-free operation in even the most challenging conditions. Special guards mounted on the axle and transmission prevent water and mud from penetrating.