John Deere 70 Engine

John Deere 70 lawn tractor photo
1970 - 1974
Lawn tractor
Series map:
Engine Detail
Tecumseh VH70
air-cooled vertical-shaft
Displacement245 cc
15.0 ci
Bore/Stroke2.75x2.531 inches
70 x 64 mm
Power (gross)7 hp
5.2 kW
Air cleanerdry
Rated RPM3600
Starter volts12
SparkplugChampion J-8
Sparkplug gap0.030 inches
0.762 mm
Point gap0.020 inches
0.508 mm
Engine Oil
70 gasoline engine oil chart
Oil capacity0.75 qts
0.7 L
Oil change25 h
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