2013 Cub Cadet Z-Force® S 48 (17AI5BHB010)


65 Hours
In Stock
Emerich - Charlton
Stock #
Not Applicable
Cub Cadet
Z-Force® S 48 (17AI5BHB010)
Cutting Width
Engine Make
Engine Cycles
21.5 HP
Turning Radius
Power Type



Key Features

  • 21.5 HP Cub Cadet® professional-grade Kawasaki® V-Twin OHV engine
  • 48" heavy-duty sloped-nose fabricated mowing deck
  • Four-wheel steering with steering wheel control
  • Cub Cadet 6.5-bushel Twin Rear Bagger


  • Engine Type: 21.5 HP Cub Cadet® professional-grade Kawasaki® V-Twin OHV
  • Engine Displacement / Orientation: 726cc/vertical
  • Cylinders/Material: 2/cast-iron sleeve
  • Engine Start: Electric
  • Lubrication: Fully-pressurized automotive-style oil pump w/spin-on oil filter
  • Engine Oil Capacity: 2 qt.

Drive System

  • Transmission: Dual EZT


  • Steering: Steering wheel with tilt column


  • Frame: 1.5 in. x 3.0 in. box, fully welded steel
  • Front Axle: Cast-iron, greasable
  • Front Wheel Bearings: Steel


  • PTO Clutch: Electronic fingertip engagement
  • Deck Lift: Foot pedal
  • Seat: High-back w/armrests and gel suspension
  • Parking Brake: Mechanical
  • Hour Meter: Standard electronic

Additional Specifications

  • Forward Speed: 7 mph
  • Reverse Speed: 4 mph
  • Front Tires: 13 in. x 5.0 in. - 6 in.
  • Rear Tires: 18 in. x 9.5 in. - 8 in.
  • Turning Radius: Zero
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 4.25 gal.
  • Cup Holder w/Utility Bin: Standard
  • Wheelbase: 43 in.
  • Overall Length: 70 in.
  • Estimated Weight w/Deck: 725 lb.
  • Rear Tow Hitch: Standard

Mower Deck

  • Cutting Width/Blades: 48 in. triple-blade (high-lift)
  • Greasable Spindles: Standard
  • Deck Cutting Height: 1 in. - 4 in.
  • Deck Construction: 11-gauge, floating, fabricated w/sloped-nose
  • Deck Drive System: Belt-driven, Kevlar®
  • Anti-Scalping: 4 greasable gauge wheels
  • Deck Wash: Patented SmartJet™ high-pressure deck washing system
  • Accessories: Optional mulch kit/optional light kit/optional snow blade
  • Deck Attach/Removal: QuickAttach™ in seconds, no tools required


  • Cub Cadet 6.5-bushel Twin Rear Bagger

Accessories Not Included

  • All-Season Protection Universal Tractor Cover: All-season protection. Weather-protected, heavy-duty fabric won't shrink or stretch. Coated for maximum water resistance and repellency. U.V. and mildew resistant.
  • Utility Cart - 10 Cu. Ft.: This 10 cu. ft. steel cart with 1000 lbs. load capacity easily maneuvers around the yard with 14" pneumatic tires.
  • Utility Cart - 12 Cu. Ft.: Get rid of yard refuse, haul firewood, and more with the 12 cu. ft. utility cart with 750 lbs load capacity. The 16" tires are equipped with grease zerks and steel rims, which allow for easy rolling over terrain.
  • Poly Cart - 13 Cu. Ft.: This 13 cu. ft. molded cart offers a wider and larger load capacity of 800 lbs. to handle larger jobs. The functional tailgate and recessed hardware make unloading fast while the foot-lever activiated dumping mechanism makes dumping easier.
  • Broadcast Spreader (175-ATV): Distribute fertilizer up to 12' with the broadcast spreader. This attachment features a rustproof poly hopper for long-lasting use, accomodates up to 175 pounds, and is ideal for covering yards and spaces up to 40,000 sq. ft.
  • 44" New Sweeper: The 44" lawn sweeper makes sweeping up yard debris easier than ever with the large 25 cu. ft. capacity bag, an exclusive universal offset hitch for simultaneous cutting and sweeping, and an easy one-button, adjustable brush height.
  • Hard Top Mow-N-Vac: The Mow-N-Vac is ideal for bagging grass, cleaning up leaves and yard debris, creating compost and using it in flower beds, gardens or around trees. This attachment features a hard top design that reduces dust and a 26-bushel/32 cu. ft. capacity.
  • Utility Cart - 17 cubic ft. - Heavy-duty: Built to handle an impressive 1,200 lbs. load capacity, this 17 cu. ft. steel cart is ideal for hauling firewood, removing yard refuse, and more. The 16" tires are equipped with grease zerks and steel rims, which allow for easy rolling over terrain.
  • Mulch Kit - ZF-S 48"
  • Z-Force S Light Kit

Equipment can easily be delivered to your front door within 100 mile radius of any Emerich Sales location for a nominal fee.

Stop in or call our Charlton/Ballston Lake branch to make this yours today!

***EMERICH SALES & SERVICE is your trusted authorized full-service CUB CADET dealer.***



Engine Manufacturer
Horse Power
21.5 hp
Engine Type
Cub Cadet® professional-grade V-Twin OHV
726 cc


Dual EZT
Wheel Size
Front: 13 in. x 5.0 in. - 6 in.; Rear: 18 in. x 9.5 in. - 8 in.
Fuel Capacity
4.25 gal.


Deck Size
48 in.
Discharge Type
Side; Optional: Mulch, Bag