17 HP Kawasaki twin how good are they?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by REALSLOW, Jun 11, 2006.


    REALSLOW LawnSite Senior Member
    from FLORIDA
    Messages: 668

    Just wondering how they compare to the 19 HP or 23. THANKS
  2. mike lane lawn care

    mike lane lawn care LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,707

    they have less HP than their higher HP counterparts
  3. bwilder10h

    bwilder10h LawnSite Member
    Messages: 186

    I have a 17hp Kaw that is a great engine but I wouldn't get one on a mower that a 19 or 23 is available on. I have a 44" and the 17 gets it done but I wouldn't want the engine on anything bigger.

    I would like to try out one of the 36" standers with the 17 though... I bet that little thing moves...
  4. littlenic

    littlenic LawnSite Member
    Messages: 144

    Terrible Air Filter, 19 has canister
  5. nitrotim

    nitrotim LawnSite Senior Member
    from nj
    Messages: 525

    Uhm sorry but my 17 twin on the sentor sport has a cannister air filter on it also.
  6. bwilder10h

    bwilder10h LawnSite Member
    Messages: 186

    Not all of them. There are two 52" Toro Z's sitting at my dealer with 19's and they both have the same pathetic filter my 17 has...

Share This Page