Cub Cadet 1525

Cub Cadet 1525The Cub Cadet 1525 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the 1500 series. This tractor was manufactured by Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) during 2003. The Cub Cadet 1525 is equipped with a 0.4 L (26.2 cu·in) V-twin gasoline engine and a hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet 1525 garden tractor used the Kawasaki FH430V engine. It is a 0.4 L, 430 cm2, (26.2 cu·in) V-twin natural aspirated gasoline engine with 65.0 mm (2.56 in) of the cylinder bore and 65.0 mm (2.56 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 8.5:1. This engine produced 15.2 PS (11.2 kW; 15.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of maximum output power and 32.0 N·m (3.3 kg·m, 23.6 ft·lb) at 2,400 rpm of torque.

The Cub Cadet 1525 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc brakes, open operator station and 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Cub Cadet 1525 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 38 in (960 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 190-674 46 in (1,160 mm) blade
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 190-673 42 in (1,060 mm) two-stage snow blower

Cub Cadet 1525 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 1525
Length 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Width 1,140 mm (44.9 in)
Height 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Wheel base 1,190 mm (46.9 in)
Ground clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
Weight 227 kg (500 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 270A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kawasaki FH430V
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V-twin
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.4 L, 430 cm2, (26.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 65.0 mm X 65.0 mm (2.56 in X 2.56 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 15.2 PS (11.2 kW; 15.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Torque 32.0 N·m (3.3 kg·m, 23.6 ft·lb) at 2,400 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30, 10W-40
Oil capacity: 1.7 L (1.8 US. qt, 1.5 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion RCJ8Y
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission model Hydro-Gear 311-0710
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 4.0 (2.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 2.4 L (0.6 US. gal, 0.5 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15x6x6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20x9x8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed