2016 Cub Cadet XT3 GS

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Jefferson Hills, PA


Speed range: (forward / reverse) 6.5 mph / 3.5 mph
Cruise Control Soft touch engagement
Cylinders Twin
Engine Material - Cast-iron sleeve
Engine 22.5 HP professional-grade Kohler® Command OHV
Fuel Capacity 3.3 gal. easy fill, rustproof
Lubrication Fully pressurized automotive-style oil pump w/ spin-on oil filter
Oil Capacity 1.9 qt.
Transmission Heavy-duty shaft drive
Housing - Cast iron
Brake Automotive-style disc
Frame Fully robotically-welded twin C-channel frame assembly (5-year limited warranty)
Front Axle Heavy-duty 3/4" through machined bushings
Hood Material Front pivot, high impact
Rear Axle 25mm w/ dual PM steel drive hubs
Steering Sector and pinion
Tires Front 16" x 6.5" ball bearings
Tires Rear 23" x 10.5"
Turning Radius 18"
Deck Cutting Height 1.5" - 4"
Dimensions (LxWxH) 68"/64"/42.5"
Weight 800 lbs.
Wheelbase 50.6"
General Information
Ball Joints Fully-adjustable/Automotive-style
Battery 300 cold crank amps
Bumpers Heavy-duty steel
Charging System Flywheel alternator - 15 amp regulated
Cutting Width 42", 50", 54" Stamped
Deck Attach/Removal - QuickAttach™ (no tools required)
Wash - Patented SmartJet™ high-pressure deck washing system
Deck Lift Lever/10-position/spring-assisted
Deck Pulleys All steel with heavy-duty bearings
Deck Spindles Cast aluminum spindle housings and precision tapered roller bearings
Headlight Traditional
Monitor Digitial hour meter/service minder, oil, battery, brake and PTO start sequence
Pivot Front Bar - Heavy-duty cast-iron (5-year limited warranty/unlimited hours) with dual grease fittings
Power Direct Shaft Drive, foot-controlled hydrostatic Hydro-Gear™ cast-iron transmission
Safety Systems Neutral Start, operator presence, reverse safety switch, brake pedal lock, RevTek reverse mowing technology
Seat Deluxe high-back seat with armrests and 6" slide
Standard Arm Rests
Tread Turf Master
Warranty 3-year Unlimited Hours (includes Powertrain) & 5-year Chassis & Front Axle Unlimited Hours/limited lifetime fabricated deck shell
Power Take-Off (PTO)
Clutch PTO Electronic fingertip engagement



  • 22.5 HP Kohler Command V-Twin OHV engine
  • Automotive-style beltless direct shaft drive
  • Choose from 42" twin-blade to 54" triple-blade stamped cutting decks

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2016 Cub Cadet XT3 GS