Cub Cadet LT1040

Cub Cadet LT1040The Cub Cadet LT1040 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the LT 1000 series. This tractor was manufactured by Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) from 2005 to 2008. The Cub Cadet LT1040 is equipped with a 0.5 L (32.6 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and a CVT transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet LT 1040 lawn tractor used the Kohler Courage SV540 engine. It is a 0.5 L, 535 cm2, (32.6 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 89.0 mm (3.5 in) of the cylinder bore and 86.0 mm (3.39 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 43.5 N·m (4.4 kg·m, 32.1 ft·lb) at 2,200 rpm of torque.

The Cub Cadet LT1040 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc brakes, open operator station, 11.4 liters (3.0 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank, and mid-mount 42 inches (1,060 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift.

Cub Cadet LT1040 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet LT 1040
Length 1,730 mm (68.1 in)
Width 1,140 mm (44.9 in)
Height 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Wheel base 1,170 mm (46.1 in)
Ground clearance 115 mm (4.5 in)
Weight 226 kg (498 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 190A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler Courage SV540
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.5 L, 535 cm2, (32.6 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 89.0 mm X 86.0 mm (3.5 in X 3.39 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 18.2 PS (13.4 kW; 18 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Torque 43.5 N·m (4.4 kg·m, 32.1 ft·lb) at 2,200 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.5 L (1.6 US. qt, 1.3 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion QC12YC
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission model
Transmission type CVT
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.4 kmh (5.2 mph) Reverse: 3.7 (2.3 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15x6x6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20x10x8