LTX 1046 M Lawn Tractor


22 HP* Cub Cadet® Professional-Grade Kohler® Courage® Engine

The 22 HP* Cub Cadet® Professional-Grade Kohler® V-Twin OHV engine was designed for longer engine life, quieter operation, a better ride and high performance. Full-pressure lubrication w/spin-on oil filter. Easy access makes routine maintenance of your riding lawn tractor quick and easy.

46" Heavy-Duty Twin Blade Mowing Deck

The overlapping heavy-duty twin-blade cutting system delivers the unsurpassed results of the Cub Cadet Signature Cut™. Aerospace engineers created a combination of superior deck design and system components optimized for flawless performance, low maintenance and professional-quality cut. Only from Cub Cadet.

4 anti-scalp deck wheels ensure even cutting and less scalping.

Heavy-Duty Hydrostatic Transmission

Easy to use, provides an infinite amount of speed settings.

Dual pedal control both speed and direction without having to shift or clutch.

Offers a more efficient transfer of power.

Cub Comfort™ Seat

Cub Comfort™ high-back seat provides comfort on rough terrain and over large acreage.

12 positions with 6” seat travel

Ultra-Tight 12" Turning Radius

Ultra-tight 12" turning radius for remarkable manueverability.

Easily mow around obstacles and reduce the need for trimming and backing up.

Grab handles allow for easy on and off, and provides stability on slopes.

Cast-Iron front axle

Heavy-duty cast-iron front axle with dual grease fittings.

Patented SmartJet™ Deck Washing System

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

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Engine Type: 22 HP* Cub Cadet® professional-grade Kohler® Courage® V-Twin OHV
Cylinders/Material: 2/cast-iron
Lubrication: Fully pressurized automotive-style w/spin-on oil filter

Drive System

Drive System: Automatic w/heavy-duty hydrostatic pump
Engine to Transmission: Heavy-duty belt
Cruise Control: Standard
Transmission Housing: Die-cast aluminum


Steering: Manual sector & pinion
Front Axle: Heavy-duty cast-iron w/dual grease fittings - 5-year limited warranty
Spindles: 3/4"
Ball Joints: 2 automotive-style
Rear Axle Diameter: 3/4" diameter with dual steel drive hubs
Turning Radius: 12"


Chassis Type: Robotically welded frame assembly
Frame: Heavy-duty 9-gauge steel frame rails - 5-year limited warranty
Hood & Grill: Corrosion- and dent-resistant high-impact ABS
Fender & Bumper: Steel fender w/grab handles and glove box

Electrical System

Alternator: 15 amp. regulated
Battery: 12V/H.D. 235 cold crank amp.
Charging System: Flywheel alternator
Headlights: Standard
System Monitor Package: Digital hour meter, change oil service minder, battery voltage monitor, park brake and PTO start sequence LEDs
Safety Systems: Neutral start, operator presence, reverse safety switch, brake pedal lock, RevTEK™ reverse mowing technology™


PTO Clutch: Manual lever control
Deck Lift: Manual/12-position
Brakes: Automotive-style disc
Seat: Cub Comfort™ high-back seat, 12 positions with 6" seat travel

Additional Specifications

Front Tires: 15" x 6"
Rear Tires: 20" x 8"
Forward Speed: 0 - 5.2 mph
Reverse Speed: 0 - 2.3 mph
Fuel Tank Capacity: 3.3 gal. easy fill, rustproof
Engine Oil Capacity: 1.9 qt.
Transmission Oil Capacity: 2.0 qt.
Wheelbase: 47.5"
Overall Length: 69"
Estimated Weight w/Deck: 513 lbs.

Mower Deck

Cutting Width/Blades: 46" heavy-duty twin blades
Deck Cutting Height: 1.5" - 4"
Deck Construction: 12-gauge steel
Deck Drive System: Heavy-duty Kevlar® belt
Anti-Scalping: 4 wheels
Mulch Kit: Optional
Deck Spindles: Die-cast aluminum spindle housings w/ball bearings for long life
Deck Pulleys: All steel w/heavy-duty bearings
Deck Attach/Removal: QuickAttach™ in seconds, no tools required
Deck Wash: Patented SmartJet™ high-pressure deck washing system


 3-year/120-hr and 5-year/500-hr limited warranty


*as rated by engine manufacturer
**See your local independent dealer for warranty details

Specifications subject to change without notification.

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