2021 Cub Cadet Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 38.5 hp
2021 Cub Cadet Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 38.5 hp

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Cub Cadet
Cub Cadet
Model Year
2021
2021
Model
Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 38.5 hp
Pro Z 972 SDL 72 in. Kawasaki FX1000V 38.5 hp
Model Code
53RLLMUY050
53RLLMUY050
Color
Cub Cadet Yellow
Cub Cadet Yellow

Body

Frame

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

Bumper - 5/16 in. thick steel rear engine guard / pre-drilled mounting points for attachments with integrated rear hitch

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

Bumper - 5/16 in. thick steel rear engine guard / pre-drilled mounting points for attachments with integrated rear hitch

Seat

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

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

Seat Adjustment
Angle back adjust and lumbar support
Angle back adjust and lumbar support
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
14 mph (22.5 km / h)
14 mph (22.5 km / h)
Travel Speed Reverse
6 mph (9.5 km / h)
6 mph (9.5 km / h)
Wheels/Tires
Anti-Scalping - 4 front deck gauge wheels
Anti-Scalping - 4 front deck gauge wheels
Steering Tires
Heavy-Duty traction tread
Heavy-Duty traction tread
Tire Size

Front - 16 x 6.5 - 8 in. Kenda K505

Rear - 25 x 9 -12 in. HD Traction Tread

Front - 16 x 6.5 - 8 in. Kenda K505

Rear - 25 x 9 -12 in. HD Traction Tread

Axles
Front - 2 x 3 in. solid with Isolation dampening system, 1/2 in. thick steel
Front - 2 x 3 in. solid with Isolation dampening system, 1/2 in. thick steel
Brakes
Hand-operated lever with integrated hydro pump release lever
Hand-operated lever with integrated hydro pump release lever

Electrical

Battery
310CCA AGM battery; Relay / Fuse terminal block; 30 AMP voltage regulator
310CCA AGM battery; Relay / Fuse terminal block; 30 AMP voltage regulator
Charging System
15 A regulated
15 A regulated
Instrumentation
Fuel Gauge - Electronic
Fuel Gauge - Electronic
Lighting
6 LED Lights for 360 degrees of lighted visibility; Amber Beacon with three position adjustments
6 LED Lights for 360 degrees of lighted visibility; Amber Beacon with three position adjustments
Hour Meter
Crew Boss
Crew Boss

Engine

Engine Make
Kawasaki®
Kawasaki®
Engine Model

FX Series EFI

Number - 1000V

FX Series EFI

Number - 1000V

Cylinders
2
2
Horsepower
38.5 hp
38.5 hp
Displacement
999 cc
999 cc
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Carburetion
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 qt. (1.89 l)

Oil filter

Fully pressurized

Engine Oil Capacity - 2 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
74 in.
74 in.
Height
85 in.
85 in.
Weight
Approx. - 1,885 lb.
Approx. - 1,885 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
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 Material
Triple-7-gauge fabricated steel
Triple-7-gauge fabricated steel
Deck Lift

Electro-hydraulic assist quick-lift design

16 Positions

Electro-hydraulic assist quick-lift design

16 Positions

Discharge
Chute - High-density, impact-resistant rubber
Chute - High-density, impact-resistant rubber
Spindles
Maintenance-free cast aluminum housing
Maintenance-free cast aluminum housing
Blades
3 high-lift Marbain® / 18,500 fpm (approx.)
3 high-lift Marbain® / 18,500 fpm (approx.)
Power Take-Off (PTO)
Electronic with quick reset
Electronic with quick reset
Tractor Hitch
Rear Tow - Bolt-On hitch std.
Rear Tow - Bolt-On hitch std.

Other

Includes

Auto-Choke

Operator Control - Low-profile throttle lever

Cup Holder - Intergrated into Side Pod

Auto-Choke

Operator Control - Low-profile throttle lever

Cup Holder - Intergrated into Side Pod

Warranty

5 year / 1,750 hour limited deck construction

3 year / no hour limit commercial

5 year / 1,750 hour limited deck construction

3 year / no hour limit commercial

Features