John Deere Z540M ZTrak™ Mower with 48-, 54-, or 62-in. Deck

Three-quarter view of Z540M Residential ZTrak Mower

ZTrak™ Zero-Turn Mowers have superior maneuverability and are offered with a variety of engines and mower sizes to efficiently take on a variety of mowing jobs.

  • 24-hp (17.9 kW)* V-Twin engine
  • 48- or 54-in. Accel Deep™ mower deck, or 62-in. Edge™ deck
  • 8.5-mph ground speed
  • 22 x 9.5 rear tires for better traction
Key Specs:
Engine power 24 hp
17.9 kW
Engine model number FS730V
Forward speed 0-8.5 mph
0-13.7 km/h
Front caster tires 13x6-6
Drive tires 22x9.5-10
Seat back height Medium back with armrests, 18 in.
45.7 cm
Width of cut Accel Deep™ mower deck, 48 in.
122 cm
Accel Deep™ mower deck, 54 in.
137 cm
Edge™ mower deck, 62 in.
157 cm
Mulching system Optional MulchControl™ attachment, 48 in.
122 cm
Optional MulchControl™ attachment, 54 in.
137 cm
Optional mulch kit, 62 in.
157 cm
U.S. warranty 4 year or 300 hour bumper-to-bumper* (*Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com or JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.)
Engine:
Power
24 hp
17.9 kW
Model number FS730V
Displacement 44.3 cu in.
726 cc
Cylinders V-twin
Lubrication Full pressure with replaceable filter, capacity, 2.2 U.S. qt
2.1 L
Type Overhead valve
Battery 12 V
300 CCA
Choke/speed control Separate control levers
Cooling method Air
Fuel tank capacity 4.5 U.S. gal.
17 L
Fuel gauge Fuel level sight line
Drive train:
Dual hydros Tuff Torq TZ17-D with 1-in. (2.5-cm) axles
Travel speed:
Forward speed 0-8.5 mph
0-13.7 km/h
Reverse speed 0-4 mph
0-6.4 km/h
Speed and direction control Twin levers
Control adjustment 2-height/9-fore-aft, 18 positions
Chassis:
Frame Heavy-duty frame tubing
Primer/paint E-coat/powder
Front caster tires 13x5-6
Front caster bearings Sealed ball bearings
Drive tires 22x9.5-10
Hourmeter Yes
Service interval decal Yes
Storage compartment Yes
Cup holder Yes
Seat:
Seat back height Medium back with armrests, 18 in.
45.7 cm
Fore-aft adjustment While seated, 3 in.
7.6 cm
Seat suspension Two springs
Lift system:
Type 48A and 54A, hand lever with optional foot lift
62C, hand lever and foot lift
Mower cut height 1-4 in.
2.5-10.2 cm
Cut height increments 0.25 in.
0.64 cm
Preset cut height Yes
Mower deck:
Width of cut Accel Deep™ mower deck, 48 in.
122 cm
Accel Deep™ mower deck, 54 in.
137 cm
Edge™ mower deck, 62 in.
157 cm
Type Side discharge
Mower deck material 10 gauge
0.135 in.
3.4 mm
Mower drive system V-belt
PTO:
Type Electric, 125 lb-ft
169 Nm
Drive V-belt
Dimensions:
Wheelbase 48.7 in.
123.7 cm
Overall length 76.7 in.
194.8 cm
Width without mower 47.4 in.
120.4 cm
Width with mower 48A, 62.6 in.
159 cm
54A, 68.8 in.
174.8 cm
62C, 75.6 in.
192 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 48A, 54 in.
137.2 cm
54A, 59.7 in.
151.6 cm
62C, 67.4 in.
171.3 cm
Height 42 in.
106.7 cm
Weight With mower and fuel, 48A, 638 lb
289 kg
With mower and fuel, 54A, 654 lb
297 kg
With mower and fuel, 62C, 687 lb
312 kg
Safety:
Operator presence system Yes
Park brake interlock Yes
Safety video Yes
Buyer's notes:
Note 1 Mower wash port makes cleaning the deck easier
Note 2 Flip-up foot platform for easy service access
Note 3 18-position adjustable motion-control levers
U.S. warranty 4 year or 300 hour bumper-to-bumper* (*Term limited to years or hours used, whichever comes first, and varies by model. See the LIMITED WARRANTY FOR NEW JOHN DEERE TURF AND UTILITY EQUIPMENT at JohnDeere.com or JohnDeere.ca/TUWarranty for details.)
Optional attachments:
Mulching system Optional MulchControl™ attachment, 48 in.
122 cm
Optional MulchControl™ attachment, 54 in.
137 cm
Optional mulch kit, 62 in.
157 cm
Rubber floor mat Yes
Mounted sprayer 15 U.S. gal.
56.8 L
Storage cover Yes
Light kit Dual headlight kit
Material collection system 48A and 54A, Power Flow™ rear bagger, 6.5 bu
229.1 L
Additional information:
Date collected 02-May-2018
5543GX