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Z540R with 48-, 54-, or 60-in. High Capacity Deck

Features & Specs

  • 24 hp (17.9 kW)* V-Twin engine
  • Exclusive 48-, 54-, or 60-in. high-capacity mower deck
  • 9-mph ground speed
  • 23 x 10.5 rear tires for superior traction
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Starting at:$6,099.00* (USD)
Engine Power24 hp (17.9 kW)*
TransmissionTZT7-M with 1-in. axles
Seat20-in deluxe high-back, with armrests
Warranty4-year/500-hour limited#
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    Z540R with 48-, 54-, or 60-in. High Capacity Deck

    Overview

    Z540R with 48-, 54-, or 60-in. High Capacity Deck

    The Z540R offers unmatched quality, performance, and comfort, along with exceptional maneuverability and trimming capability. This mower is designed to efficiently tackle a wide variety of your mowing jobs.

    The Z540R is equipped with the Edge™ Cutting System high-capacity mower deck that can side discharge, mulch, or collect with a 6.5-bu Power Flow™ material collection system. It is powered by a smooth-running V-twin engine with long-life features for years of reliable service.

    The mower deck is stamped from heavy, 9-gauge, 0.150-in. steel for durability and has a deep-deck design to handle larger volumes of grass. The Z540R's heavy-duty frame, large tires, and convenient controls provide reliability and an enjoyable mowing experience.

    Z540R Residential ZTrak™ Mower Features Videos

    • “Height00:14

      Height of Cut Adjustment. Easily adjust from 1-4 inches (2.5-10.2 cm) for a precision cut.

    • “Dual00:17

      Dual Independent Transmissions. Jump from zero to top speed quickly, and stop on a dime. Over and over again.

    • “On-the-Go00:15

      On-the-Go Tracking. Adjust tracking for steering and mowing straight the easy way, with precision, from the comfort of your seat.

    • “Easy00:17

      Easy Access Fuel Tank. TThe large, 45 gallon (17 l) fuel tank offers a large opening for easier, mess-free filling.

    • “Sleek00:19

      Sleek Styling On The Z500 R. Contoured panels and spoked wheels offer a sleek design. The ergonomically designed controls are all within easy reach.

    • “21-in.00:14

      21-in. (53 cm) Highback Seat. Adjusts to your height with flip up armrests. Large base and cross-section provides a more comfortable platform. Dymetrol suspension offers a “cushier” base.

    • “Commercial-Style00:15

      Commercial-Style Muffler. Exceptional tone quality from a canister muffler. Enjoy noise reduction over other John Deere models. (Only on the Z540R).

    • “Foot00:12

      Foot Mower Deck Lift for Z500 R Series. Raise and lower your mower deck with a push of a pedal.

    • “Motion00:12

      Motion Control Levers. Steer with precision. The popular alternative to a steering wheel. With motion control levers and two integrated transmissions.

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    PowerGard™ Protection Plan Residential (Residential plan)

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    SPECIAL OFFERS

    4.9% APR for 48 Months†

    4.9% APR for 48 Months† on all 2015 EZtrak™ and 2016 Residential ZTrak™ Zero-Turn Mowers.

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    01 March 2017 - 01 May 2017

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    No-Interest if Paid in Full within 12 Months†

    No-Interest if Paid in Full within 12 Months† on all Residential ZTrak™ Zero-Turn Mowers. Interest will be charged to your account from the purchase date if the purchase balance is not paid in full within 12 months or if your account is otherwise in default.

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    01 March 2017 - 01 May 2017

    *Manufacturer's suggested price. MSRP may be different in California. Taxes, freight, setup, and delivery not included. Optional accessories and attachments not included. Equipment, models and prices may vary by dealer. Product options and accessories may not be available in all regions. The engine horsepower and torque information are provided by the engine manufacturer to be used for comparison purposes only. Actual operating horsepower and torque will be less. Refer to the engine manufacturer’s website for additional information. Offers valid in the United States. Prices in U.S. dollars.

    Product features subject to change. Please contact your local dealer for more detailed information.