Wheel Horse C-175

Wheel Horse C-175The Wheel Horse C-175 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the C series. This tractor was manufactured by Wheel Horse in South Bend, Indiana, USA from 1980 to 1983. The Wheel Horse C-175 is equipped with a 0.7 L (42.2 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine and one of two transmissions: a belt-driven gear transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears or a belt-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Wheel Horse C-175 garden tractor used the Kohler KT17 engine. It is a 0.7 L, 691 cm2, (42.2 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 79.0 mm (3.11 in) of the cylinder bore and 70.0 mm (2.76 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 17.3 PS (12.7 kW; 17.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Wheel Horse C-175 is equipped with manual steering, an open operator station, and 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Wheel Horse C175 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) mower deck
  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 1,210 mm (48 in) mower deck
  • Front-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) blade
  • Front-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) snowblower

Wheel Horse C-175 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Wheel Horse C-175
Length 1,750 mm (68.9 in)
Width 930 mm (36.6 in)
Height 1,040 mm (40.9 in)
Wheel base 1,150 mm (45.3 in)
Weight (shipping) Gear: 260 kg (573 lbs)
Hydro: 270 kg (595 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, 32Ah
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler KT17
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.7 L, 691 cm2, (42.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 79.0 mm X 70.0 mm (3.11 in X 2.76 in)
Horsepower 17.3 PS (12.7 kW; 17.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 30
Oil capacity: 1.7 L (1.8 US. qt, 1.5 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model Wheel Horse
Transmission type Belt-driven gear
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 4.2 kmh (2.6 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 1.9 L (0.5 US. gal, 0.4 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model Eaton 1100
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 11.3 kmh (7 mph) Reverse: 6.8 kmh (4.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 4.7 L (1.2 US. gal, 1 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×9.50-12
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with manual clutch
Front PTO speed