John Deere 317 Engine

John Deere 317 lawn tractor photo
1979 - 1983
300 Series
Garden tractor
Engine Detail
Kolher KT17QS
air-cooled horizontal-shaft
The early versions of the suffered from poor lubrication of the connecting rod journals when operated on hill sides. An improved KT17 Series II engine was used starting at engine specification number 24300 in 1982.
Displacement691 cc
42.18 ci
Bore/Stroke3.125x2.750 inches
79 x 70 mm
Power17 hp
12.7 kW
Starter volts12
Engine Oil
317 gasoline engine oil chart
Oil capacity1.5 qts
1.4 L
Oil change25 h
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Updated on January 16, 2022
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