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Hyundai R17Z-9A Compact Excavator

Hyundai R17Z-9A Compact Excavator

Hyundai 9A series compact excavators bring big power to small spaces. Each model features a Tier 4 Final engine that provides impressive performance and reduced fuel consumption. You’ll appreciate the hefty power, durability and reliability of these compact machines, along with their ability to work productively in confined spaces.

Net Power:15.8 hp
Operating Weight:3747 lbs.
Max Digging Depth:7' 2"
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Kubota TIER 4 Final Engine
R17Z-9A features a Tier 4 Final KUBOTA D902, water-cooled, 4-cycle diesel engine with 15.8 hp (11.8kw) @ 2,300 rpm
Boom Swing
The 9A series machines all feature a boom swing function to improve productivity in confined work spaces.
Dozer Blade
All 9A series excavators feature as standard equipment a large dozer blade that provides added versatility, efficiency and stability.
Zero-Tail Swing
Zero-tail swing excavator allows you greater flexibility when working in narrow urban areas from an alley and indoor to residential and small gardens.


The monitor system in the R17Z-9A gives the operator continuous status information on a variety of functions and levels. OLED display is placed to depict the following: hour meter, oil pressure, battery change, engine coolant temperature and a fuel gauge. Theft Prevention Function is added.
Suspension Seat
Hyundai R17Z-9A's adjustable suspension seat, wrist rests, ergonomically designed joysticks and plenty of space help to reduce stress on the operator.
Ergonomic Controls & Switches
The left and right control levers are ergonomically located for convenient access. Pilot operated hand levers are easily accessible for controlling the dozer blade and track extension. Easy-to-access control switches on the left side console improve operating comfort and productivity.
Cab Entry
A tiltable left-side console allows the operator easier access to the cab. A safety lock system is designed to prevent exiting the cab while hydraulic controls are live. When the safety lever and left side console are positioned upright, hydraulic functions are disengaged.


Centralized Lubrication
Centralized lubrication bank for faster, easier service and maintenance.
Long-Life Components
9A series excavators were designed with bushings designed for extended lube intervals (250 hrs) & polymer shims (wear resistant, noise reducing), extended-life hydraulic filters (1,000hrs), long-life hydraulic oil (5,000hrs), more efficient cooling systems and integrated preheating systems which extend service intervals, minimize operating costs and reduce machine down time.
Easy Access
The R17Z-9A was built with accessibility in mind. All covers and hoods were built for complete open access. Regular service and maintenance is easy and convenient with the R17Z-9A.
Durable Cooler
Radiator and oil cooler with square wave and corrugated wave fin design reduce clogging and improve clean out and durability.


Reinforced Canopy Structure
Hyundai's R17Z-9A is tested in accordance with stringent ISO standards. The canopy features a reinforced steel pillar design that complies with TOPS (Top Over Protection System) and FOG (Falling Object Guard) level 1 ISO standards.
Zero Turning Radius
The R17Z-9A has a compact design and swings within the width of the tracks which allows for safe swing and maneuverability in tight spaces.
Emergency Stop Switch
In the event of an emergency, triggering this switch will shutdown the engines immediately.
Front Guard with Foot Rest
Cross pipe is placed for front guard reinforcement. Also, an operator may use it as a foot rest.

Engine ModelKubota D902
Net Power15.8 hp at 2,300 rpm
Operating Weight3,920 lbs
Swing Speed9.5 rpm
Travel Speed2.6mph
Overall Length11' 4"
Overall Height7' 7"
Overall Width3' 2" to 4' 2"
Tail Swing Radius2' 3" to 2' 11"
Tumbler Distance4'
Track Gauge2' 6" to 3' 5"
Track Shoe Width9"
Ground Clearance1' 5"
Bucket Breakout Force3,480 lbf
Arm Crowd Force1,920 lbf
Working Range
Arm Length3' 2"3' 8"
Max. Digging Reach12' 7"13' 2"
Max. Digging Reach on Ground12' 4"12' 9"
Max. Digging Depth7' 2"7' 7"
Max. Vertical Wall Digging Depth4' 3"6' 3"
Max. Digging Height11' 7"12'
Max. Dumping Height8' 4"8' 7"
Min. Swing Radius5' 1"5' 2"