Cub Cadet 2518

Cub Cadet 2518The Cub Cadet 2518 is a 2WD garden and lawn tractor from the 2500 series. This tractor was manufactured by Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) from 2002 to 2003. The Cub Cadet 2518 is equipped with a 0.6 L (38.1 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine and a shaft-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet 2518 garden tractor used the Kohler Command CH engine. It is a 0.6 L, 624 cm2, (38.1 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 77.0 mm (3.03 in) of the cylinder bore and 67.0 mm (2.64 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 20.3 PS (14.9 kW; 20.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Cub Cadet 2518 is equipped with manual steering, internal expanding brakes, open operator station, and 7.9 liters (2.1 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Cub Cadet 2518 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 1,110 mm (44 in) mower deck with 3-blades and manual lift
  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 1,210 mm (48 in) mower deck with 3-blades and manual lift

Cub Cadet 2518 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 2518
Length 1,820 mm (71.7 in)
Width 1,240 mm (48.8 in)
Height 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Wheel base 1,190 mm (46.9 in)
Ground clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
Weight 323 kg (712 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 7.9 liters (2.1 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler Command
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.6 L, 624 cm2, (38.1 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 77.0 mm X 67.0 mm (3.03 in X 2.64 in)
Horsepower 20.3 PS (14.9 kW; 20.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Internal expanding
Transmission model
Transmission type Shaft-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 9.7 kmh (6 mph) Reverse: 4.8 (3 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 5.7 L (1.5 US. gal, 1.3 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×6.5-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×9.5-12
Rear Hitch
Category Sleeve hitch (optional)
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed