Cub Cadet® Z-Force 54 Zero-Turn Heavy-Duty Rider


Premium 23 HP* Kohler® Courage® V-Twin OHV Engine

Features professional-grade hardened crankshaft bearings and large capacity filters.

Pivoting Front Axle and Floating Deck

Follow the contours of the ground for superior cutting, providing a smoother, more manicured look to the lawn.

Heavy-Duty Steel Frame

1.5" box, fully welded steel frame, tough and long lasting compared to stamped frame.

Heavy-Duty Dual Hydro-Gear™ ZT-2800™ Transmission

Dual Hydro-Gear™ hydrostatic transmission provides a smooth ride and control over rough terrain for increased operator comfort. Includes oil reservoir for easy servicability.

Large 54" Mowing Deck

Floating heavy-duty triple-blade mowing deck with blade overlap using high-lift blades and large side-discharge for the best quality cut.

Foot Pedal Deck Height Adjustment

Easily select and set preferred mowing height without stopping or leaving your seat.

Patented SmartJet™ Deck Wash System

Attach your hose to the deck to wash away clippings and improve deck performance.

Premium Gel Suspension Seat

High-back, fully adjustable seat with arm-rests and gel-comfort suspension provide a smoother, more comfortable ride.

Ergonomic Lap Bars

3-way adjustable lap bars with foam grips provide easy, comfortable steering and dampers for smooth take-off.

Large Fuel Tank

5-gallon fuel capacity coupled with twin cylinder engine for longer mowing time for big jobs.

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Engine Type: 23 HP* Kohler® Courage® V-Twin OHV
Engine Fuel: Gas
Ignition: Transistor controlled
Lubrication/Filter: Full pressure w/spin-on oil filter
Cooling System: Air
Alternator/Battery: 12V - 15 amp. regulated/275 cca
Fuel Capacity: Single 5-gallon tank

Drive System

Transmission: Dual Hydro-Gear™ ZT-2800™ w/oil reservoir and filter
Ground Speed: Fwd: 8 mph, Rev: 3.5 mph
Braking/Parking Brake: Dynamic/mechanical-lever


Controls: 3-way adjustable lap bars
Caster Wheel Pivot Bearings:  Composite bushing
Front Axle:  Pivoting, steel


Frame:  Fully-welded steel 1.5" x 2.0" tubular section


Front Tire Size: 13" x 5" - 6" (rib)
Back Tire Size: 20" x 10" - 10" (turf)


Length: 70"
Wheelbase:  43"
Weight (approx.):  740 lbs.

Mowing & Deck Design

Safety: Operator presence
Deck Size: 54"
Deck Construction: 11-gauge fabricated deck, w/7-gauge reinforced top plate
Deck Style/System: Floating
Deck Drive: Belt driven, Kevlar®
Deck Wash: Patented SmartJet™ high-pressure deck washing system
Deck Lift: Foot-pedal, spring assisted
Deck Height Adjustment: 1.0" x 4.0" (in. 25" increments)
Blade Spindle Construction: Cast aluminum with tapered roller bearings
Blade Length: 19"

Additional Specs

Monitor/Hour Meter: Standard
Seat Type/Armrests: High back w/armrests and gel suspension
Rear Hitch: Optional
Front Platform Design:  Extruded Steel


3-Year/180-Hr Limited Warranty

*as rated by engine manufacturer
**See retailer for details

Specifications subject to change without notice.

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