Cub Cadet 3185

Cub Cadet 3185The Cub Cadet 3185 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the 3000 series. This tractor was manufactured by Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) during 1998.

The Cub Cadet 3185 used one of two engines: a 624 cc (38.1 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine or a 570 cc (34.8 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine and a hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The 3185 lawn tractor is equipped with power steering, external disc brakes, an open operator station, and 17.0 liters (4.5 US gal.; 3.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Kohler Command CH18S. 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. The compression ratio rating is 8.5:1. This engine produced 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power and 43.8 N·m (4.5 kg·m, 32.3 ft·lb) at 2,200 rpm of torque.
  • Briggs & Stratton Vanguard 350447. It is a 0.6 L, 570 cm2, (34.8 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 72.0 mm (2.83 in) and the piston stroke is 70.0 mm (2.76 in). The compression ratio rating is 8.5:1. This engine produced 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

Following attachments are available for the Cub Cadet 3185 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 1,210 mm (48 in) mower deck with 3-blades and hydraulic lift
  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 1,370 mm (54 in) mower deck with 3-blades and hydraulic lift
  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 1,520 mm (60 in) mower deck with 3-blades and hydraulic lift
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 1,370 mm (54 in) blade
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 1,140 mm (45 in) two-stage snowblower

Cub Cadet 3185 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 3185
Length 1,830 mm (72 in)
Width 1,060 mm (41.7 in)
Height 1,100 mm (43.3 in)
Wheel base 1,250 mm (49.2 in)
Ground clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
Weight
Fuel tank capacity 17.0 liters (4.5 US gal.; 3.7 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 435A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler Command CH18S
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V-twin
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)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Torque 43.8 N·m (4.5 kg·m, 32.3 ft·lb) at 2,200 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion RC12YC
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton Vanguard 350447
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V-twin
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.6 L, 570 cm2, (34.8 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 72.0 mm X 70.0 mm (2.83 in X 2.76 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.7 L (1.8 US. qt, 1.5 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion RC12YC
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power
Brakes External disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 12.8 kmh (8 mph) Reverse: 6.4 kmh (4 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 4.3 L (1.1 US. gal, 0.9 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 17×6.5-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 24×10.5-12
Three-Point Hitch
Category 0
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed