Welcome! Please use the navigational links on your left to explore our website.

Company Logo Shop Now
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
Classified Ads
Photo Ads
Tractor Parts

Discussion Forums
Project Journals
Tractor Town
Your Stories
Show & Pull Guide
Events Calendar
Hauling Schedule

Tractor Photos
Implement Photos
Vintage Photos
Help Identify
Parts & Pieces
Stuck & Troubled
Vintage Ads
Community Album
Photo Ad Archives

Research & Info
Tractor Registry
Tip of the Day
Safety Cartoons
Tractor Values
Serial Numbers
Tune-Up Guide
Paint Codes
List Prices
Production Nbrs
Tune-Up Specs
Torque Values
3-Point Specs

Tractor Games
Just For Kids
Virtual Show
Museum Guide
Memorial Page
Feedback Form

Yesterday's Tractors Facebook Page

Related Sites
Tractor Shed
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life
Discussion Forum

D17 diesel

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register

02-19-1999 17:08:36

Report to Moderator

I'm looking at buying a D17D that may need engine
work,its not a series 4. What I'm wondering is a
diesel 17 worth more than a gas 17 assuming both
are in good running condition. Any information is
much apperciated.

[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
Jonathan McCroskey

03-11-1999 20:03:52

Report to Moderator
 Re: D17 diesel in reply to Steve, 02-19-1999 17:08:36  
I Purchased a 17 diesel not long ago. A good, smooth running tractor but after it warms up it doesnt hold any oilpressure. It only holds 25lb when cold. When cold it will fire, usually there is no problem.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
saul procter

04-11-2000 10:47:21

Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: D17 diesel in reply to Jonathan McCroskey, 03-11-1999 20:03:52  
would you like to sell that tractor of yours?

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Ted Buisker

02-21-1999 06:10:48

Report to Moderator
 Re: D17 diesel in reply to Steve, 02-19-1999 17:08:36  
Assuming both tractors are in comparable condition, I would say the diesel would be worth more since there are fewer of them around. However be careful, because the diesel engines are more costly to repair if you get a clunker. Also if you live in cold climes, an engine heater will be a MUST on the diesel if you plan to use it during cold weather, they start hard when it's cold. I'd also give the diesel the edge in power, providing the engine is healthy. I've owned and used both, and I still have the diesel. It will still pull 4-14's anywhere on my clay hill farm here in Northern ILL. My gasser was more comfortable with 3-16s. Hope this helps. TED

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]

02-19-1999 17:52:47

Report to Moderator
 Re: D17 diesel in reply to Steve, 02-19-1999 17:08:36  
I just bought one with a cracked block and might sell it. let me know if you are interested.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
[Options]  [Printer Friendly]  [Posting Help]  [Return to Forum]   [Log in to Reply]

Hop to:

We sell tractor parts!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor - the right parts. Our low prices and years of research make us your best choice when you need parts. Shop Online Today. [ About Us ]

Home  |  Forums

Copyright © 1997-2020 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters

Website Accessibility Policy