CMV2454S 54" 24 HP Turn Tight® Garden Tractor

The Craftsman 24 HP 54 in. Turn Tight® FAST Hydrostatic Garden Tractor lets you get everything done with one machine

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$5995 inc GST

 The Craftsman Turn Tight® 24 HP 54 in. FAST Hydrostatic Garden Tractor is a heavy-duty garden tool.  This tractor has a powerful, 24 HP 724cc Briggs & Stratton™ Platinum V-twin engine.  The FAST pedal drive hydrostatic transmission offers a top speed of 12.1 kph allowing you to get any task quickly and easily. The astounding Turn Tight®  turning radius is 6 inches for superior ease of maneuverability. Protecting your riding mower from obstacles in your yard is a heavy duty, welded constructed brush guard.  For added versatility, this riding mower can be equipped with a range of towable accessories, and accepts all ground engaging attachments including tiller and aerators for total lawn care management.

Powered by a V-Twin Platinum series 24 HP Briggs & Stratton Intek OVE engine that is designed to run cooler and cleaner for better fuel economy and longer engine life. 

  • Briggs & Stratton 24HP Platinum Series™ V-Twin Engine delivering more power, and quieter running. The engine also features the no choke ReadyStart® Starting System.
  • Hi-speed, hydrostatic transmission with a top speed of 12.1 kph. The foot pedal controls operate like a car so this tractor is a dream to operate in all terrains.
  • Turn Tight® technology features a 6 inch turning radius that easily manoeuvres around gardens and other obstacles, while shortening time between each pass.
  • Craftsman cast-iron front axle for added strength and durability and a life time warranty.
  • Electric blade engagement allows you to activate the blades at the touch of a button.
  • The heavy duty brush guard protects your riding mower from obstacles in your yard.
  • ReadyStart® Starting System automatically senses the temperature of the engine and adjusts the amount of fuel it delivers so that it starts easy every time 
  • 54 inch cutting deck offers cutting heights from 1 inch up to 4 inches mowing more grass in less time 
  • 12 easy to adjust cutting height options to meet seasonal conditions. 
  • Mow-in-Reverse option allows you to perform a quick 2-step process in order to keep the blades engaged for continuous mowing while shifting into and out of reverse. 
  • Anti-scalp front and rear gauge wheels and nose roller protect your deck by keeping it from scalping the grass when the mower encounters uneven or sloped terrain. 
  • Comfortable 15 inch ergonomic high-back seat with flip-up arm rests isolates user from bumps and vibrations reducing rider fatigue. 
  • Deck Wash system facilitates cleaning of the cutting deck. Just attach the hose, turn on the water and start the engine. 
  • Safely carry your favourite beverage with you on the tractor while you mow. 
Product Overview:
General Warranty: 2-Year Limited
Item Weight: 258.1kgs
Overall Dimensions: 1.71m x 1.17m x 1.78m
Wheelbase: 1.22m
Cutting Deck & Blade:
Cutting Positions: 12
Mulch Kit Included: Sold Separately
Number of Cutting Blades: 3
Anti-Scalp Gauge Wheels: Yes
Deck Thickness (Gauge): 12
Cutting Deck Style: Mulch/Rear Bag/Side Discharge
Number of Deck Anti-Scalp Gauge Wheels: 4
Blade Width (in.): 2.125
Cutting Width (In.): 54"
Discharge Location: Side
Blade Type: 3 in 1
Blade Material: Steel
Cutting Deck Material: Steel
Cutting Deck Nose Roller: Yes
Cutting Deck Type: Mulch/Rear Bag/Side Discharge
Cutting Height Adjustment Type: Hand Lever
Cutting Height Adjustment Increments: 1/4" / 0.635cm
Cutting Height Minimum: 2.54cm
Cutting Height Maximum: 10.2cm
Deckwash System: Yes
Controls and Features:
Electric Clutch For Attach.: No
Cruise Control: Yes
Blade Lift: Manual
Blade Engagement Type: Electric
Front Axle Material: Cast iron
Frame Type: Fully welded
Step Thru Frame: Yes
Number of Wheels: 4
Frame Material: Steel
Drive System:
Number of Forward Speeds: Infinite
Steering Type: Conventional
Number of Reverse Speeds: Infinite
Steering Wheel Type: Standard
Shifter Location: Pedal control
Transmission Type: Hydrostatic Automatic
Turning Radius (in.): 6
Maximum Forward Speed (mph): 12.1kph
Maximum Reverse Speed (mph): 4.7kph
Mow in Reverse: Yes
Turn Tight: Yes
Wheels & Tires:
Wheel Grease Zerks: Yes
Rear Tire Size: 23" x 10.5-12"
Front Tire Size: 16" X 6.5-8"
Accessory or Attachment:
Accepts Bagger: Yes
Snow Blade or Thrower Capable: Snow thrower
Snow Blade or Thrower Capable: Snow blade
Ground-Engaging Attach.: Yes
Dozer Blade Capable: Yes
Hauling Equipment: Heavy Hauling
3 Bin Bagger Part Number: #24917
Mulch Kit Part Number: #24154
Electric Lift Kit Capable: No
Bag Kit Included: No
Fuel System:
Fuel Capacity: 15.1L
Fuel Gauge Location: On Tank
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Convenience Features:
Cup Holder: Yes
Headlights: Included/Built In
Power Steering: None
Speed Control: Foot pedal
Hour Meter: Yes
Seat Size: Deluxe high back
Adjustable Seat: Yes
Arm Rests: Yes
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