Cub Cadet 782 Engine

Cub Cadet 782 lawn tractor photo
1979 - 1985
Model year
IH 82 Series
Garden tractor
Series map:
Engine Detail
Kohler KT-17
air-cooled horizontal-shaft opposed-twin
During production, the Cub Cadet 782 switched from a Kohler KT-17 Series I motor to a KT-17 Series II motor. The Series II motor offered full-pressure oil lubrication. The Series I a limited pressure lubrication system. The Series II can be identified by a decal on the cover of the air filter or an engine specification number that is 24300 or higher.
Displacement691 cc
42.18 ci
Bore/Stroke3.125x2.75 inches
79 x 70 mm
Power (gross)17 hp
12.7 kW
Air cleanerdry
Starter volts12
Oil capacity1.5 qts
1.4 L
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