Most of this information is from Norm Swinford's Allis Chalmers Farm Equipment 1914-1985

D17 1957 to 1967
 
Serial Numbers:
Location: Left side of clutch housing
1957 1001 4299 Original Series I (Persian Orange 1)
1958 4300 16499
1959 16500 23363
 
1959 24001 28199 Black Bar Series I
1960 28200 31625
 
1960 32001 33099 Series II (Persian Orange 2 color starts)
1961 33100 38069
1962 38070 41540
 
1962 42001 43358 Series III (First series designation decal)
1963 65001 70610
1964 70611 72768
 
1964 75001 77089 Series IV
1965 77090 80532
1966 80533 86060
1967 86061 89213
 
Comments:
The yellow industrial tractor had a Shuttle clutch, fixed front axle, and industrial tires.

 
D17 Production
  S/N Quantity Series Color
1957 1001 4299 3,299 I Persian Orange
1958 4300 16499 12,200 I Persian Orange
1959 16500 23363 6,864 I Persian Orange
1959 24001 28199 4,199 I - Black Bar Persian Orange
1960 28200 31625 3,426 I - Black Bar Persian Orange
1960 32001 33099 1,099 II Persian Orange #2
1961 33100 38069 4,970 II Persian Orange #2
1962 38070 41540 3,471 II Persian Orange #2
1962 42001 43358 1,358 III Persian Orange #2
1963 65001 70610 5,610 III Persian Orange #2
1964 70611 72768 2,158 III Persian Orange #2
1964 75001 77089 2,089 IV Persian Orange #2
1965 77090 80532 3,443 IV Persian Orange #2
1966 80533 86060 5,528 IV Persian Orange #2
1967 86061 89213 3,153 IV Persian Orange #2
Total   62,867