Cub Cadet

Z-Force® SZ 54 Four-Wheel Steer Zero-Turn Rider


Easy-To-Use Steering Wheel

Four-wheel steering and steering wheel control allow for better control, better stability, and better results.

Front Axle with Large Steerable Caster Wheels

Robust front axle for durability and long-life. Large steerable caster wheels sit at a wider stance and help absorb rough terrain for a more comfortable ride.

Heavy-Duty 54" Fabricated Mowing Deck

A new, heavy-duty full-floating fabricated mowing deck with reinforced edges delivers unmatched durability along with consistent blade speed for a precise cut, low maintenance and even dispersal of clippings for professional-quality results.

Patented SmartJet™ Deck Wash System

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

Tilt Steering Column

The adjustable steering column and seat fit virtually anyone, and the steering wheel and steerable front wheels offer four-wheel steering for unmatched stability and control.

Premium High-Back Seat

High-back, fully adjustable seat with arm-rests for a smoother, more enjoyable ride.

24 HP* Kawasaki® FR Series V-Twin OHV

Kawasaki® engine delivers efficient power for reliable starting and exceptionally smooth, quiet operation.


*as rated by engine manufacturer

Heavy-Duty Steel Frame

Heavy-duty 12-gauge reinforced fully welded 1-piece full-length steel frame is tough and long lasting compared to stamped frame.

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

Dual Hydro-Gear™ ZT-2800™ hydrostatic transmission provides a smooth ride and control over rough terrain for increased operator comfort.

Large Fuel Tank

5.6  gallon gas fuel capacity coupled with twin cylinder engine for longer mowing time for big jobs.

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Engine Type: 24 HP* professional-grade Kawasaki® FR Series V-Twin OHV
Engine Displacement/Orientation: 726cc/vertical
Cylinders/Material: 2/Cast-iron sleeve
Engine Start: Electric
Lubrication: Fully-pressurized automotive-style oil pump w/spin-on oil filter
Engine Oil Capacity: 2 qt.


Transmission: Dual Hydro-Gear™ ZT-2800™ with oil reservoir and filter


Steering: Steering wheel with quick-adjust tilt column


Frame: Heavy-duty 12-gauge reinforced fully welded 1-piece full-length steel frame
Front Axle: Fabricated, greasable
Front Wheel Bearings: Ball bearings
Rear Tow Hitch: Standard


Alternator: 12V - 15 amp regulated
Battery: 230 cold crank amp
Safety Systems: Operator presence, RevTEK™ reverse mowing technology


PTO Clutch: Electronic fingertip engagement
Deck Lift: Hand lever adjustment with spring assist
Seat: 18" high-back seat with arm rests
Parking Brake: Foot pedal with mechanical locking
Hour Meter: Standard electronic


Forward Speed: 8 mph
Reverse Speed: 3 mph
Front Tires: 13" x 5.0 - 6" (rib)
Rear Tires: 20" x 10" - 8" (turf)
Turning Radius: Zero
Fuel Tank Capacity: Twin 2.8 gal. (5.6 gal. total)
Cup Holder: Standard
Wheelbase: 43"
Overall Length: 70"
Approx. Weight: 775 lbs.


Cutting Width/Blades: 54" triple-blade (high-lift)
Greasable Spindles: Standard
Deck Cutting Height: 1" - 4" (in .25" increments)
Deck Style/Construction: 11-gauge, floating, fabricated with 7- and 10-gauge reinforced plate
Deck Drive System: Belt driven, Kevlar®
Anti-Scalping: 4 greasable gauge wheels/1 nose gauge wheel
Deck Wash: Patented SmartJet™ high-pressure deck washing system
Deck Attach/Removal: QuickAttach™ in seconds (no tools required)


3-year/180-hr limited warranty


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


 Specifications subject to change without notice.

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