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John Deere Z225 18.5-HP Dual Hydrostatic 42-in Zero-Turn Lawn Mower

John Deere Z225 18.5-HP Dual Hydrostatic 42-in Zero-Turn Lawn Mower

Item #: 212440 |  Model #: BM23780

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Z225 18.5-HP Dual Hydrostatic 42-in Zero-Turn Lawn Mower

  • 15-position control levers with dampeners increase comfort
  • Operator seat with heat resistant surface and easy in-seat adjustment provides greater operator comfort
  • 7-mph ground speed for faster mowing time
  • Supported by one of the largest national networks of lawn care dealers
Type Zero-turn radius lawn mower
Engine Horsepower (HP) 18.5
Engine Displacement (Cu. Centimeters) 500
Cutting Range/Yard Size (Acres) 1-2
Recommended for Terrain Type Flat with obstacles
Cut Width (Inches) 42
Number of Blades 2
Engine Brand Briggs & Stratton
Engine Type Single cylinder
Transmission Type Dual hydrostatic
Blade Engagement Type (PTO) Electric
Fuel Capacity (Gallons) 2.7
Front Wheel Size 13-in
Rear Wheel Size 18-in
Warranty 2-year limited or 120 hours
Cruise Control No
Oil Filter Type Spin-on
Hour Meter Type Meter only
Ammeter No
Front Axle N/A
Seat Type High-back
Turning Radius (Inches) 0
Grease Fittings Yes
Size of Deck Wheels 4-in
Number of Deck/Anti-Scalp Wheels 2
Bagger Capable Yes (2-bin bagger sold separately)
Mulching Capable Yes (kit sold separately)
Engine Oil Included Yes
Maximum Forward Speed (MPH) 7.0
Maximum Reverse Speed (MPH) 3.5
Operator-Controlled Mow-in-Reverse No
Adjustable Seat Yes
Cup Holder Yes
Deck Gauge 12
Discharge Location Side
Headlights No
Overall Length (Inches) 74
Overall Width with Deck (Inches) 52
Recommended Engine Oil 10W30
Engine Oil Capacity (oz.) 39.9
Steering Type Dual lap bar
Weight (lbs.) 515
California Air Resources Board Compliant No
Color Green
Color Family Green
UL Safety Listing No
CSA Safety Listing No
ETL Safety Listing No
Series Name Z225

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