Bolens HT23 Specification, Features, Price & Review

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Bolens HT-23

About Bolens HT-23

The Bolens HT23 is a garden tractor from the Large Frame series. It was made by Bolens in Port Washington, Wisconsin, United States, from 1979 to 1987. It came in a version with two-wheel drive (2WD).

The Bolens HT23 is powered by a 946 cc (57.7 cu in) two-cylinder gasoline engine with an unlimited (2-range) forward and reverse gear ratio with a cylinder bore and piston stroke of 88.9 mm (3.5 in) and 76.2 mm (3 in), respectively.

Bolens HT-23 Price 

Bolens HT-23 Original Price:  NA

Bolens HT-23 Features

  • The gasoline engine in the Kohler K582 makes 23.4 PS (17.2 kW; 23.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm.
  • Steering by hand
  • Disc brakes
  • Open operator station with an optional Category 0 rear hitch that can lift up to 0 kg (2.2 lbs).
  • With a 2000 rpm front PTO,

Bolens HT-23 Specs


Model Bolens HT23
Tractor type Garden tractor
Production years 1979-1987
Factory Port Washington, Wisconsin, USA
Length 1,900 mm (74.8 in)
Width 1,160 mm (45.7 in)
Height 1,140 mm (44.9 in)
Wheelbase 1,320 mm (52 in)
Ground clearance 210 mm (8.3 in)
Weight 498 kg (1,098 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 18.9 liters (5.0 US gal.; 4.2 Imp. gal)


Engine model Kohler K582
Engine type 4-stroke, L-head (side valve), 2-cylinder
Displacement 946 cm3, (57.7 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 88.9 mm X 76.2 mm (3.50 in X 3.00 in)
Max. horsepower 23.4 PS (17.2 kW; 23.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Cooling system Forced air
Lubricating system Splash type
Fuel system Carburetor
Starting system Electric starter
Intake valve clearance: 0.20-0.25 mm (0.008-0.010 in)
Exhaust valve clearance: 0.43-0.48 mm (0.017-0.019 in)
Lubrication system: Splash type
Oil type: API SF or SG
Recommended oil: Summer: SAE 30W
Winter: SAE 5W-20, 5W-30
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8.0 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug: Champion RH10
Spark plug gap: 0.65 mm (0.0256 in)
Spark plug torque: 27 N·m (2.8 kg·m, 19.9 ft·lb)

Transmission And Chassis

Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Disc brakes
Transmission manufacturer or model Eaton 11
Transmission type Shaft-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite (2-range) forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 16.1 kmh (10.0 mph)
Reverse: 8.0 kmh (5.0 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 9.5 L (2.5 US. gal, 2.1 Imp. gal.)


Category 0 (optional)
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)


Front PTO type
Front PTO speed 2000 rpm

Electrical System

Ground Negative
Charging system Alternator
Charging amps 15A
Battery 12V, 45Ah

Bolens HT-23 Review

The Bolens HT-23 is a small garden tractor made from 1979 to 1982. It runs on a Kohler K582 engine with 58 cubic inches and can handle up to 1,100 pounds. The HT-23 is respected for being tough, performing well, and being versatile.

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Bolens HT23 Attachments

Attachment overview
54″ mid-mount mower deck

54″ Mower deck

Type mid-mount Bolens
Cutting width 54 inches
137 cm


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