VETUS marine diesel engine M4.17

Code: M417A---A
4 cylinders, 30.9 KW (42 HP), 3.000 RPM

Share this product

Do you want to buy this product?

Find a VETUS dealer near you


Additional Information

Bore x stroke (inches) 3 5/64 x 3 5/8
Capacity 1758 cm³
Number of cylinders 4
Alternator 12 Volt - 110 Amps.
Max. speed (RPM) 3000
Gearbox, standard TMC60P
Option ZF10M2.05:1 ZF12M2.14/2.63:1 TMC60A 2/2.5:1
Dry weight incl. standard gearbox (lbs) 423
Suction height of fuel lift pump (inches) 59
Max. installation angle (backwards) 15°
Max. lateral inclination angle (continuously) 25°
Max. lateral inclination angle (5 minutes max.) 30°
Calorifier connection kit Optional
Warning lights and audible alarm for Oil pressure, temperature (fresh and raw water), charging current
Control lights for Pre-heating
Cooling system, standard Indirect cooling as standard (keel cooling optional)


The VETUS M-line engines are reliable, compact and durable marine diesel engines. Furthermore, they are quiet, fuel efficient and easy to maintain as all service-parts have a good accessibility at one side of the engine. The engines are supplied with a high-output alternator as standard, especially developed for marine use. These engines are especially designed for installation in small motor yachts and sailing yachts. The VETUS M-line can also be supplied with saildrive. All VETUS marine diesel engines meet the RCD1 emission standards. A few have BSOII and EPA certificates. Furthermore, the VETUS marine diesel engines type M3.28, M4.15, M4.17 and M4.55 are SOLAS certified for installation in life and rescue boats.

Service and support