• Final Tier 4 emission-certified engine
  • Reduced tail swing
  • Variable-width undercarriage
  • Redesigned blade extension pins


Net Power 10.8 kW (14.5 hp) @ 2,400 rpm
Reduced tail swing 1720 kg (3,790 lb.)
Variable-width undercarriage 2.19 m (7 ft. 2 in.)
Redesigned blade extension pins 3.81 m (12 ft. 6 in.)


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he possibilities are nearly endless.

Compact, yet highly capable, the 17G Compact Excavator do-it-all stands tall on a wide range of jobsites. In fact, it may well be the difference maker you need to put more opportunities within reach, and more profit in your pocket. Its retractable undercarriage and foldable blade narrow to just 0.98 m (3 ft. 3 in.), letting you take hydraulic muscle to places that might otherwise require manual labor. Noticeably quiet EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage IV diesel engine meets rigid emission standards, so you can put it to work almost any place, any time. For tasks that demand something other than a bucket, your John Deere dealer offers a wide variety of Worksite Pro™ breakers, augers, and numerous other attachments — smart additions that can help expand your equipment utilization, as well as your business.


  • Meets EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV engine standards without an aftertreatment system, delivering a seamless operator experience with no machine-performance interruptions.
  • New low-effort pilot-control levers provide smooth, predictable fingertip operation.
  • Variable-width undercarriage, reduced-tail-swing design, and independent swing boom allow the 17G to navigate narrow openings and work in tight quarters with ease.
  • New service door enables easy access to the side-by-side cooler cores, coolant overflow reservoir, and battery.
  • Equipped with standard backfill blade, pattern changer, auxiliary hydraulics, and mechanical quick-coupler, the 17G is extremely versatile, allowing you to get the job done more efficiently and improving your bottom line.