John Deere Z540R ZTrak™ Mower with 48-, 54-, or 60-in. High Capacity Deck

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ZTrak™ Zero-Turn-Radius Mowers offer unmatched quality, performance, and comfort. They are designed for efficient mowing with exceptional maneuverability and trimming capability.

  • Reliable and efficient 24 hp (17.9 kW)* V-Twin engine
  • Exclusive 48-, 54-, or 60-in. high-capacity mower deck
  • High-back, 21-in. seat with adjustable armrests and 4.5-in. fore-aft adjustment
  • 9-mph ground speed
  • 23 x 10.5 rear tires for superior traction
Key Specs:
Engine power 24 hp
17.9 kW
Engine model number FS730V
Forward speed 0-9 mph
0-14.5 km/h
Front caster tires 13x6.5-6
Drive tires 23x10.5-12
Seat back height High back with armrests, 21 in.
53 cm
Width of cut High capacity mower deck, 48 in.
122 cm
High capacity mower deck, 54 in.
137 cm
High capacity mower deck, 60 in.
Mulching system Optional MulchControl™ attachment
U.S. warranty 4 year/500 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-M with 1-in. (2.5-cm) axles
Travel speed:
Forward speed 0-9 mph
0-14.5 km/h
Reverse speed 0-4.5 mph
0-7.2 km/h
Speed and direction control Twin premium levers
Control adjustment 2-height/9-fore-aft, 18 positions
Chassis:
Frame Heavy-duty frame tubing
Primer/paint E-coat/powder
Front caster tires 13x6.5-6
Front caster bearings Sealed ball bearings
Drive tires 23x10.5-12
Hourmeter Yes
Service interval decal Yes
Storage compartment Yes
Cup holder Yes
Seat:
Seat back height High back with armrests, 21 in.
53 cm
Fore-aft adjustment While seated, 4.5 in.
11.4 cm
Seat suspension Two springs
Lift system:
Type Foot lift and hand lever
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 High capacity mower deck, 48 in.
122 cm
High capacity mower deck, 54 in.
137 cm
High capacity mower deck, 60 in.
152 cm
Type High-capacity side discharge
Mower deck material 9 gauge
0.15 in.
3.8 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 47.8 in.
121.4 cm
Width with mower 48 HC, 62.4 in.
158.5 cm
54 HC, 68.3 in.
173.5 cm
60 HC, 73.5 in.
186.7 cm
Width with mower (deflector raised for storage) 48 HC, 53.6 in.
136.1 cm
54 HC, 59.6 in.
173.5 cm
60 HC, 65.6 in.
166.6 cm
Height 46.1 in.
117.1 cm
Weight With mower and fuel, 48 HC, 697 lb
316 kg
With mower and fuel, 54 HC, 717 lb
325 kg
With mower and fuel, 60 HC, 738 lb
335 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/500 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
Rubber floor mat Standard
Mounted sprayer 15 U.S. gal.
56.8 L
Storage cover Yes
Light kit Dual headlight kit
Material collection system 48 HC and 54 HC, Power Flow™ rear bagger, 6.5 bu
229.1 L
Additional information:
Date collected 02-May-2018
5566GX