Cub Cadet LT1042

Cub Cadet LT1042The Cub Cadet LT1042 is a 2WD lawn tractor from the LT1000 series. This tractor was manufactured by the Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) from 2005 to 2008. The Cub Cadet LT1042 is equipped with a 0.6 L single-cylinder gasoline engine and hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet LT 1042 lawn tractor used the Kohler Courage SV590 engine. It is a 0.6 L, 597 cm2, (36.4 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 94.0 mm (3.7 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 19.3 PS (14.2 kW; 19.0 HP) of maximum horsepower and 48.8 N·m (5 kg·m, 36 ft·lb) of peak torque. The Cub Cadet LT1042 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc brakes, open operator station, and 13.2 liters (3.5 US gal.; 2.9 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for Cub Cadet LT 1042 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet: 42 inch (1,060 mm) mower deck with two-blades and manual lift.
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 190-674: 46 inch (1,160 mm) blade.
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 190-673: 42 inch (1,060 mm) front-mount two-stage snowblower with manual lift.

Cub Cadet LT1042 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet LT1042
Length 1,730 mm (68.1 in)
Width 1,143 mm (45 in)
Height 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Wheel base 1,170 mm (46.1 in)
Weight 226 kg (498 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 13.2 liters (3.5 US gal.; 2.9 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V CCA: 190A
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler Courage SV590
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.6 L, 597 cm2, (36.4 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 94.0 mm X 86.0 mm (3.7 in X 3.39 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 19.3 PS (14.2 kW; 19.0 HP)
Torque 48.8 N·m (5 kg·m, 36 ft·lb)
Starter Electric
Oil type 10W-30
Oil capacity 1.5 L (1.59 US. qt, 1.32 Imp. qt.)
Oil change: Every 100 h
Spark plug Champion QC12YC
Spark plug gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission model Hydro-Gear 0510
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.4 kmh (5.2 mph) Reverse: 3.7 (2.3 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 2.25 L (2.38 US. qt, 1.98 Imp. qt.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15x6x6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20x10x8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO spped