Two seat options:
Key features for the deluxe comfort seat include:
The optional suspension seat provides the operator with an enjoyable ride by allowing the operator the ability to adjust the seat to their preference. The fore-aft seat adjustment allows the operator the ability to choose the leg room needed. The ride comfort knob adjusts vertical suspension for a firm or soft ride. Key features include:
The comfort and convenience package includes large, ergonomically angled control levers with specially padded grips and built-in electronic controls to raise or lower the mower deck and disengage the mower blades.
The push button (A) on the left motion control lever raises the mower deck. The push button (B) on the right-hand control lever shuts off the power take-off (PTO).
Once the PTO has been shut off using the button, the PTO switch must be pushed down and pulled up again to engage the PTO.
Service components are easy to see and access:
Hood has one central over-center type latch.
The hood pivots to make the hood easier to remove and install for ease of servicing the engine.
The Z997R is powered by a three-cylinder, liquid-cooled diesel engine with a gross 37.4 hp (27.5 kW) that meets U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Final Tier 4 emission standards.The three-cylinder diesel engine features low noise levels, superior fuel economy, and a high torque reserve that provides plenty of power and performance.Key features of the engine include:
There are four mower-deck options available for the Z997R Diesel ZTrak Mower:
On every commercial mower deck, there are three 1-in. (25-mm) spindles that are cold-forged and heat-treated for strength. Spindles are supported by precision ball bearings that provide great performance and reliability.The blade spindles are designed for many hours of trouble-free operation:
72-in. (183-cm) Side-Discharge
1.5-5 in. (3.8-12.7 cm)0.25 in. (1.3-cm) increments
7-gauge steel0.179 in. (4.5 mm)
7-gauge steel0.179 in. (4.5 mm), top and side
NOTE: The 60-in. (152-cm) 7-Iron PRO MOD mower deck is not available in Australia/New Zealand.
Key features of the 7-Iron PRO MOD mower deck:
The 60-in. (152-cm) rear-discharge mower is ideally suited for:
Some government bids specify that the mower is equipped with a rear discharge deck: