2020 Cub Cadet Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp
2020 Cub Cadet Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Cub Cadet
Cub Cadet
Model Year
2020
2020
Model
Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp
Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp
Model Code
53TILMUY050
53TILMUY050
Color
Cub Cadet Yellow
Cub Cadet Yellow

Body

Frame
Fully welded, 3 / 8 x 5 in. laser-cut steel
Fully welded, 3 / 8 x 5 in. laser-cut steel
Seat

Type - High-back air-ride suspension, EVC cushion, seat belt, angle-back adjust, lumbar support, padded armrests, isolation dampening system mounted base (lateral suspension)

Suspension - side-to-side swivel / 15 degrees of travel left or right

Control Swivel - User - controlled lock / unlock swivel seat for operator leveling up to 30-degrees total / 15-degrees left or right travel

Type - High-back air-ride suspension, EVC cushion, seat belt, angle-back adjust, lumbar support, padded armrests, isolation dampening system mounted base (lateral suspension)

Suspension - side-to-side swivel / 15 degrees of travel left or right

Control Swivel - User - controlled lock / unlock swivel seat for operator leveling up to 30-degrees total / 15-degrees left or right travel

Rollover Protection (ROPS)
2 x 2 in. foldable 3-position with low profile
2 x 2 in. foldable 3-position with low profile

Drivetrain

Transmission/Drive
Parker® heavy duty HTG 16 cc pump / 310 cc wheel motor with oversized wheel bearings
Parker® heavy duty HTG 16 cc pump / 310 cc wheel motor with oversized wheel bearings
Travel Speed

Forward - 12 mph

Reverse - 6 mph

Forward - 12 mph

Reverse - 6 mph

Wheels/Tires

Front Tires - 16 x 6.5 - 8 in. with weighted rim

Rear Tires - Terra Trac Tread 25 x 9 - 12 in. Rear dual-wheel design with 18 in. traction width per side

Tire Tread - Heavy-Duty traction

Front Tires - 16 x 6.5 - 8 in. with weighted rim

Rear Tires - Terra Trac Tread 25 x 9 - 12 in. Rear dual-wheel design with 18 in. traction width per side

Tire Tread - Heavy-Duty traction

Axles
Front - 2 x 3 in. solid axle tube with ISO dampening suspension and 1/2 in. thick steel
Front - 2 x 3 in. solid axle tube with ISO dampening suspension and 1/2 in. thick steel
Brakes
Hand-operated / with hydro-pump release
Hand-operated / with hydro-pump release

Electrical

Battery
310CCA AGM; Relay / Fuse terminal block; 30 AMP voltage regulator
310CCA AGM; Relay / Fuse terminal block; 30 AMP voltage regulator

Engine

Engine Make
Kawasaki
Kawasaki
Engine Model
FX1000V
FX1000V
Horsepower
35 hp
35 hp
Displacement
999 cc
999 cc
Starter
Electronic
Electronic
Fuel Capacity
Twin 7.45 gal tanks (14.9 gal total) with electronic dual gauge read-out
Twin 7.45 gal tanks (14.9 gal total) with electronic dual gauge read-out

Measurements

Length
88 in.
88 in.
Width
74 in.
74 in.
Height
85 in.
85 in.
Weight
Approximate - 1,885 lb.
Approximate - 1,885 lb.
Mowing Width
72 in.
72 in.
Mowing Height Range
1 - 1/2 - 5 in.
1 - 1/2 - 5 in.
Mowing Height Adjustments
16 Positions
16 Positions

Operational

Steering
Quick-adjust steering column with power steering
Quick-adjust steering column with power steering
Deck Construction
Floating, fabricated 7 ga. (0.187 in.) steel and adjustable rear striping rollers
Floating, fabricated 7 ga. (0.187 in.) steel and adjustable rear striping rollers
Deck Lift
Electro-hydraulic assist quick-lift design
Electro-hydraulic assist quick-lift design
Spindles
Maintenance-free cast aluminum housing
Maintenance-free cast aluminum housing
Blades
Three high-lift 25 in. Marbain® blades / 18,500 fpm
Three high-lift 25 in. Marbain® blades / 18,500 fpm
Power Take-Off (PTO)
Electronic with quick reset
Electronic with quick reset

Other

Includes

Bumper - 5 / 16 in. thick steel, standard rear hitch

Rear Tow Hitch - Bolt-On hitch std.

Headlight - 6 LED Lights for 360 degrees of lighted visibility; Amber Beacon with three position adjustments

Operator Control - Low-profile throttle lever

Bumper - 5 / 16 in. thick steel, standard rear hitch

Rear Tow Hitch - Bolt-On hitch std.

Headlight - 6 LED Lights for 360 degrees of lighted visibility; Amber Beacon with three position adjustments

Operator Control - Low-profile throttle lever

Warranty

Deck Shell - 5-year / 1,750-hour deck construction

Commercial - 3-year / no-hour-limit commercial

Deck Shell - 5-year / 1,750-hour deck construction

Commercial - 3-year / no-hour-limit commercial

Features

Features

  • 72” triple-7-gauge fabricated steel cutting deck with top, bottom and side reinforcements.
  • Lock-in or out self-leveling air-ride seat with 30 degrees of side-to-side swivel/15 degrees of travel left or right.
  • Dual rear wheels and weighted front rims for ultimate traction on slopes up to 25-degrees, or 46% grade. 6 LED lights, Safety beacon, 12 volt outlet kit and electronic power deck lift included.
  • 3-year limited commercial warranty (no hour limitations) and 5 year / 1,750 hour limited deck construction warranty.

Key Features

  • LESS DOWN TIME, MORE CUT TIME: With the industry’s leading deck design and maintenance-free spindles, the Cub Cadet commercial zero-turn helps your work go quickly, consistently and smoothly.
  • CONTROL YOUR OWN WAY: Whether you prefer our custom lap bar designs or our innovative steering options, the PRO Z lineup of commercial mowers offers you greater control to match your crew’s needs.
  • CONFIDENCE IN COMFORT: Experience a smooth ride all day long with the enhanced comfort features of the PRO Z Series, like our driver-designed air-ride seat.

Features

  • 72” triple-7-gauge fabricated steel cutting deck with top, bottom and side reinforcements.
  • Lock-in or out self-leveling air-ride seat with 30 degrees of side-to-side swivel/15 degrees of travel left or right.
  • Dual rear wheels and weighted front rims for ultimate traction on slopes up to 25-degrees, or 46% grade. 6 LED lights, Safety beacon, 12 volt outlet kit and electronic power deck lift included.
  • 3-year limited commercial warranty (no hour limitations) and 5 year / 1,750 hour limited deck construction warranty.

Key Features

  • LESS DOWN TIME, MORE CUT TIME: With the industry’s leading deck design and maintenance-free spindles, the Cub Cadet commercial zero-turn helps your work go quickly, consistently and smoothly.
  • CONTROL YOUR OWN WAY: Whether you prefer our custom lap bar designs or our innovative steering options, the PRO Z lineup of commercial mowers offers you greater control to match your crew’s needs.
  • CONFIDENCE IN COMFORT: Experience a smooth ride all day long with the enhanced comfort features of the PRO Z Series, like our driver-designed air-ride seat.