John Deere 317D


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    Machine summary


    Need to rent a skid steer for a commercial or lawn and garden project that can get the job done quicker and carry more weight than a John Deere 315D skid steer rental? If very tight spaces are not an issue, then the increased power and tipping load capacity of a John Deere 317D skid steer rental might be the way to go. Get the guaranteed lowest rate from Rent 1 when you order our rental equipment with an operator, and enjoy professional quality work for your commercial and industrial projects or residential lawn and garden work. Note that this is a wheeled skid steer loader and is best for use on hard, even surfaces such as pavement. If you need to rent a compact track loader for navigating soft or muddy terrain, check out our wide selection of steel and rubber tracked loaders.

    The John Deere 317D skid steer loader brings high performance and reliability. The 317D’s heavy-duty chains never need adjusting and the battery is maintenance free. As with the John Deere 315D, the 317D’s sculptured high back seat will help you keep productivity high. This skid steer loader has an operating weight of 2,860kg (6,300 lb.) and a rated operating capacity of 794kg (1,750 lb.) and a tipping load of 1,678 (3,700 lb.); so it is ideal for lawn and garden projects, backfilling trenches, landscaping, material handling, and loading debris into dump trucks.

    Power: The 317D skid steer rental has a turbocharged 2.4L diesel engine delivering 61 HP and allowing you to carry loads of up to 794kg (1,750 lb.) The John Deere 317D has a tipping load capacity of 1,678kg (3,700 lb.).

    Size: At 64 inches (5.3’) wide the 317D can manoeuvres through most confined spaces. The next size up from the 317D skid steer is the John Deere 318D skid steer rental.

    Visibility: As with the John Deere 315D, the 317D offers superior visibility to give you a clear view of the bucket and the tire edges, so it’s helpful in close quarters and makes for a safer job site.

    Versatile: The 317D has a superior 40-degree bucket angle so that you can empty all the bucket content, including sticky materials, into dump trucks. This rental equipment can also equip numerous attachments, including brush cutters, grapple rake, forks, and an auger attachment.


    John Deere 317D


    Operating Weight

    2,860 kg (6,300 lbs.)

    Overall Height

    6’3” (1.92m)

    Overall Width

    5’3” (1.63m)

    Horse Power

    61 hp (45.5 kW) @ 2,800 rpm

    Operating Capacity @ 50% tipping load

    Up to 1,678 kg (3,700 lb.)

    Clearance at Max Lift

    2’4” (0.8m)


    What can you do with a

    John Deere 317D Skid Steer rentals?

    • Backfill trenches
    • Prepare grounds for landscaping
    • Load debris from construction sites into dump trucks
    • Sod removal
    • Clear land and load rubbish bins
    • Load pickup trucks, hoppers, and spreaders
    • Carry sand and gravel
    • Dig trenches
    • Snow removal
    • Fence pole installation
    • Material handling
    • Plant trees and remove stumps
    • Grade and level driveways
    • Brush cutting


    Q. What kind of insurance do I need for my 317D skid steer rental?

    Heavy equipment insurance is required on all rental products, no matter where they come from. Get a hold of your insurance provider and let them know you need heavy equipment insurance, which is sometimes called contractor equipment insurance, or fleet-truck insurance. Tell them that you’re renting a John Deere 317D skid steer and let them know how long you’re renting it for. They will likely be able to create a policy for you right away, or they can usually recommend a heavy equipment insurance provider in your area.

    Q. What if I need maintenance on a machine while I’ve rented it?

    All our machines go through a thorough mechanical inspection before we ship them to your job site, so maintenance should never be a problem during your rental. In the rare circumstance where you do need maintenance, just call us at 604-359-6057 and we’ll send someone out to repair or replace the machine.

    Q. What if I blow a tire on the skid steer during my rental?

    All the tires on our wheeled machines are manufactured to the highest standards of performance, reliable in all weather conditions, and durable on the most rugged job sites. You should never have to worry about a blown tire. In the very rare case where it happens, just call us at 604-359-6057 and we’ll send someone out to repair or replace the tire.

    We provide quick delivery on all skid steer loader rentals, excavator rentals, compact excavator and mini excavator rentals, and compact track loader rentals throughout the Lower Mainland of Greater Vancouver. See our delivery rates and our daily, weekly, and monthly rental rates for more details.

    Don’t know how to operate a skid steer? Take advantage of our Rent1 safety training program! Learn about the uDig Experience to get proper safety training for operating heavy construction rental equipment and landscaping rental equipment.


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