2022 Cub Cadet PRO Z 972 S SurePath 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp
2022 Cub Cadet PRO Z 972 S SurePath 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Cub Cadet
Cub Cadet
Model Year
2022
2022
Model
PRO Z 972 S SurePath 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp
PRO Z 972 S SurePath 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 35 hp
Model Code
53RIHMAY050
53RIHMAY050
Color
Cub Cadet Yellow
Cub Cadet Yellow

Body

Frame

Fully welded, full-length 3/8 x 5 in. laser cut steel

Bumper - 5/16 in. thick steel rear engine guard

Yokes - 1/2 in. thick steel front yokes

Fully welded, full-length 3/8 x 5 in. laser cut steel

Bumper - 5/16 in. thick steel rear engine guard

Yokes - 1/2 in. thick steel front yokes

Seat

High-back Air-Ride suspension with EVC cushion, seat belt

Suspension - ISO mounted base (lateral suspension)

Armrests - Padded arm rests

High-back Air-Ride suspension with EVC cushion, seat belt

Suspension - ISO mounted base (lateral suspension)

Armrests - Padded arm rests

Seat Adjustment
Angle back adjust and lumbar support
Angle back adjust and lumbar support
Rollover Protection (ROPS)
2 x 2 in. spring-latch tool-less foldable 3 position
2 x 2 in. spring-latch tool-less foldable 3 position
Safety Features

Joystick Control Handle - Engagement Indicator Lights for Cut Line Setting, RH/LH Auto Turning

GPS / Tower Antenna - LED lights show Satellite Connection for Auto-Steer Engagement

Overlap Cutting / Tracking - Dash Mounted Adjustable knob for Deck Cutting Overlap

Joystick Control Handle - Engagement Indicator Lights for Cut Line Setting, RH/LH Auto Turning

GPS / Tower Antenna - LED lights show Satellite Connection for Auto-Steer Engagement

Overlap Cutting / Tracking - Dash Mounted Adjustable knob for Deck Cutting Overlap

Drivetrain

Transmission/Drive
Parker HTG 16 cc pump / 310 cc wheel motor
Parker HTG 16 cc pump / 310 cc wheel motor
Travel Speed

Forward - 14 mph (22.5 km / h)

Reverse - 6 mph (9.5 km / h)

Forward - 14 mph (22.5 km / h)

Reverse - 6 mph (9.5 km / h)

Drive Tires
26 x 12-12 in.
26 x 12-12 in.
Steering Tires
Tread - Turf Tread, 16 x 6.5-8 in.
Tread - Turf Tread, 16 x 6.5-8 in.
Tire Size
Anti-Scalping - 4 front deck gauge wheels
Anti-Scalping - 4 front deck gauge wheels
Axles
Front - 2 x 3 in. solid axle tube with ISO dampening suspension
Front - 2 x 3 in. solid axle tube with ISO dampening suspension

Electrical

Charging System
15 A regulated
15 A regulated
Instrumentation
Fuel Gauge - Electronic
Fuel Gauge - Electronic
Hour Meter
Crew Boss
Crew Boss

Engine

Engine Make
Kawasaki®
Kawasaki®
Engine Model
FX1000V
FX1000V
Engine Type
V Twin
V Twin
Cylinders
2
2
Horsepower
35 hp
35 hp
Displacement
999 cc
999 cc
Fuel System
Carburetor
Carburetor
Air Cleaner
Air Filter - High density
Air Filter - High density
Starter

Electric

Engine Start - Ignition key

Electric

Engine Start - Ignition key

Lubrication

Fully pressurized

Engine Oil Capacity - 2.0 qt. (1.89 l)

Oil filter

Fully pressurized

Engine Oil Capacity - 2.0 qt. (1.89 l)

Oil filter

Fuel Capacity
Dual 7.45 gal. (28.2 l)
Dual 7.45 gal. (28.2 l)

Measurements

Length
88 in.
88 in.
Width
85 in.
85 in.
Height
75 in. (ROPS up)
75 in. (ROPS up)
Weight
Approx. - 1,690 lb.
Approx. - 1,690 lb.
Mowing Width
72 in.
72 in.
Mowing Height Range
1 - 5 in. in 1 / 4 in. increments
1 - 5 in. in 1 / 4 in. increments

Operational

Steering

High performance steering wheel with electronic power steering & foot-pedal control

Direction - Multi-position Quick-adjust steering column

High performance steering wheel with electronic power steering & foot-pedal control

Direction - Multi-position Quick-adjust steering column

Deck Construction
7ga. top plate 7ga. bottom reinforcement 1/4 in. rolled leading edge
7ga. top plate 7ga. bottom reinforcement 1/4 in. rolled leading edge
Deck Material
Fabricated 7ga. (0.187 in.) steel shell
Fabricated 7ga. (0.187 in.) steel shell
Deck Lift
Foot pedal with spring assist 16 Positions
Foot pedal with spring assist 16 Positions
Discharge
Chute - High-density, impact-resistant rubber
Chute - High-density, impact-resistant rubber
Spindles
8 in. sealed cast aluminum housing (maintenance-free)
8 in. sealed cast aluminum housing (maintenance-free)
Blades
Triple-blade / High-lift blade (standard) Marbain Blade
Triple-blade / High-lift blade (standard) Marbain Blade
Power Take-Off (PTO)
Warner PTO clutch (225 ft. lb.) with Soft-Start
Warner PTO clutch (225 ft. lb.) with Soft-Start
Tractor Hitch
Rear Tow - Integrated with pre-drilled mounting points for attachments
Rear Tow - Integrated with pre-drilled mounting points for attachments

Other

Includes

Separate choke

Cup Holder - Intergrated into Side Pod

Separate choke

Cup Holder - Intergrated into Side Pod

Warranty

3 year / no hour limit commercial

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

3 year / no hour limit commercial

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

Features

Features

  • INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY: PRO Z™ SurePath™ units are outfitted with GPS Auto Steer technology. Simply set the preliminary cut line, and the PRO Z SurePath units will perform straight cutting paths with an auto-zero-turn at the end of each pass with the touch of a button.
  • UNMATCHED EFFICIENCY: Reduce striping overlap by upwards of 7 inches per pass and increase your efficiency and productivity by up to 12% when SurePath is engaged.*
  • PERFECT STRIPING: Achieve consistent stripes, guided by GPS for the straight lines and accuracy. Combined with a triple-plated fabricated deck and an exclusive electric four-wheel steering system, experience stripes like you’ve never seen.

Features

  • INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY: PRO Z™ SurePath™ units are outfitted with GPS Auto Steer technology. Simply set the preliminary cut line, and the PRO Z SurePath units will perform straight cutting paths with an auto-zero-turn at the end of each pass with the touch of a button.
  • UNMATCHED EFFICIENCY: Reduce striping overlap by upwards of 7 inches per pass and increase your efficiency and productivity by up to 12% when SurePath is engaged.*
  • PERFECT STRIPING: Achieve consistent stripes, guided by GPS for the straight lines and accuracy. Combined with a triple-plated fabricated deck and an exclusive electric four-wheel steering system, experience stripes like you’ve never seen.