Cub Cadet ZTX5 48

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Front Suspension

Independent suspension caster wheels deliver a smooth ride with less vibration on challenging mowing terrains.

Quick-Adjust Lap Bars

No tools needed to quickly adjust your zero-turn’s lap bars for your comfort or for different operators.

Enhanced Traction

Large Turf Master rear tires provide enhanced traction on uneven terrain with minimal grass damage

Rugged Frame

A rugged 1.5 x 3-inch tubular steel frame provides the strength needed for long-lasting use.

AeroForce Max™

A 10-gauge steel fabricated AeroForce Max™ deck with side, top and leading-edge reinforcements equips you with the right amount of strength for consistent cut quality.

Dual LED Headlights

LED headlights come standard on every Ultima Series ZTX™, allowing you to see clearer in low-visibility conditions.

Reduced Vibration

Mow in comfort with overmolded soft-touch hand grips and a rubber floor mat designed to reduce vibration and user fatigue.

Easy Maintenance

Easily access the cutting deck pulleys and belts during maintenance and service intervals.

Hydro-Gear™ ZT 3200 Transmissions

Dual hydrostatic transmissions allows you to reach speeds of up to 8.5 mph (3.5 mph in reverse) while providing effortless control and a smooth, zero-turn radius for the perfect pass.

High-Back Seat

A 24” premium high-back seat, cushioned armrests and a suspension system with polymer set isolators deliver a smoother ride than traditional seat springs.

Advanced Grass Collection

The AeroForce Max™ deck top discharge allows for superior flow of grass through the large 9" diameter boot, directly up into the larger capacity bags.


Engine Brand Kawasaki®
Engine Model FR Series
Engine Model Number 691V
Engine Displacement 726cc
Engine Output 23 hp
Starter Typer Electric
Fuel Tank Capacity 5.5 gal.
Cylinders/Material Twin
Engine Start Ignition Key
Engine Oil Capacity 2.1 qts
Lubrication Fully pressurized
Charging System 15 Amp Regulated
Fuel Gauge Yes
Governor Mechanical
Choke Separate choke
Air Filter Single element
Oil Filter Yes
Fuel Delivery Carburetor
Battery 230 CCA
Battery Type Standard Lead-Acid
Battery Voltage 12V
Drive System  
Transmission Hydro-Gear ZT 3200
Forward Speed 8.5 MPH
Reverse Speed 3.5 MPH
Drive System Hydrostatic
Cutting Deck  
Deck Cutting Width 48" in
Deck Wash No
Deck Material 10-gauge steel with 2-gauge reinforcement
Deck Engagement (PTO) Electric
Deck Construction Reinforced Fabricated
Blade(s) 3
Deck Lift Foot pedal with Dial Adjust
Cutting Height Range 1" - 4.75"
Anti-Scalping Three gauge wheels
Deck Positions 17
Frame 1.5" x 3" tubular steel frame
Turning Radius
Rear Tow Hitch YES
Corrosion Protection YES
Front Tires 13"x6.5"-6"
Rear Tires 23"x12"-12"
Cruise Control No
Steering Control Lap Bars
Seat Type 24" high back seat
Armrests Yes
Seat Adjustment Lever
Additional Specifications  
Hour Meter Yes
Headlight(s) Dual - LED
Cup Holder Yes
Operator Presence System Yes
Parking Brake Lap Bar Integrated
Series Ultima Series™ ZTX
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