• ZST Series Zero Turn Mowers

ZST Series Zero Turn Mowers (Discontinued)

ZST Series Zero Turn Mowers

Available Models

ZST40, ZST48


The Land Pride ZST40 and ZST48 residential zero turn mowers are compact in size and ideal for homeowner grass maintenance. Because the mower is a true zero turn mower, it allows you to turn away and not hit anything with the rear end when mowing alongside a building or landscaping. The control levers reach and height are adjustable, making this zero turn mower comfortable to handle.

Features and Benefits

1" to 4 1/2" Cutting height Provides a good range of cutting heights in 1/2" increments for any type of turf grass.
Narrow drive tire stance Provides good maneuverability. Allows for tight turns, yet gives a very stable platform over uneven ground.
High ground speed Can mow a lot of grass in a short time. 6 MPH forward and 4 MPH reverse
Adjustable steering levers with comfort grip handles Wide range of adjustments to accommodate almost any size of operator. Grips are designed for operator comfort and sustained productivity.
Frame design Square tubing welded for increased durability.
Single welded 11 gauge deck with reinforced leading edge Makes a stronger deck and reduces unwanted flex.
Rapid deck height adjustment The foot operated deck lift and deck stop pin locator makes for a quick and easy precise cutting height adjustments.
Easy clean-out deck top Deck allows air & debris to move across its top for improved belt cooling and easy clean out.
Mid-mount deck design Puts deck closer to operator’s line of sight for more efficient and precise operation.
Floating deck design Provides good flotation over uneven terrain.
Anti-scalp roller(s) Keeps scalping to a minimum.
Hydro-Gear Zero-Turn Transaxle drive unit on each rear wheel Each rear wheel has an integrated hydrostatic transaxle containing a pump with fan for cooling and drive motor. These units are self contained and maintenance free.
4-Bolt, 18 x 7.5 – 8 rear turf tread tires Offers excellent ground flotation and gentle on turf grasses.
11 x 4-5 front ribbed tires mounted in heavy duty pivoting caster forks Provide for a quick and durable turning response.
Electric clutch control Provides an easy smooth engagement of the mower blade drive system.
Single Kevlar drive belts Drive belts made with KevlarTM fiber provide long belt life. One hydrostatic pump drive belt and one deck drive belt is easier to maintain and not as expensive as multiple belt designs.
1 3/8" blade spindles mounted in ductile iron housings Blade spindles and spindle housings are designed to handle heavy shock loads.
Accessible blade spindle zerks Makes greasing the blade spindles easy.
Heavy duty heat treated Fusion® medium lift blades Made from highest quality 1/4" thick fusion treated steel for high wear and increase blade life.
High blade tip speed Provides a clean quality cut. (18,300 fpm and higher)
Electric start with choke control Keyed ignition and manual choke control are placed for one-handed starting convenience.
Engine oriented for easy access Oil dipstick, oil drain ports, air filter, oil filter, spark plugs, choke and throttle can be serviced from the rear verses the side.
Center mounted rear engine Provides maximum mower stability, easy service access, increased leg room, and increased air flow around engine fins to extend engine life.
Internal air filter cartridge Easy to access.
Isolated exhaust muffler Kawasaki Muffler is hidden and tucked down under to reduce noise and provide protection against burns.
Ergonomically designed control console Instrumentation and console controls are positioned for easy visual and fingertip access.
Hour meter Measure actual engine run time to monitor service intervals.
Sleek styling three gallon fuel tank with an extra large fuel cap 3 Gallon fuel capacity for plenty of operating range and decreased down time. Extra large fuel openings for easy fueling. Fuel caps are center mounted to protect caps from damage and prevent overflow spills on inclines.
Molded-in cup holder Tank is molded with a cup holder that fits a wide variety of cups and is in easy access to the driver.


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Overall unit 3 years limited warranty on Parts and Labor.
Kawasaki Engine 3 years limited warranty through Engine manufacturer.
Hydraulic Wheel Motors and Pumps 3 years on Parts and Labor.
Evaporative Emission Control System 2 years limited warranty from point of first retail sale. Land Pride warrants to the original purchaser and any subsequent purchaser that this new non road equipment, including its Evaporative Emission Control system, is designed, built, and equipped so it conforms at the time of sale to the original purchaser with the requirements of Code Of Federal Regulations title 40 part 1060, and is free from defects in materials and workmanship that may keep it from meeting these requirements. Any of the components listed on page 54 that Land Pride determines to be defective, will be repaired or replaced free of charge.
Blade Spindle bearings 3 years Parts and Labor.
Front Caster Wheel Yoke Bearings 3 years Parts and Labor
Battery 1 year limited warranty.
Rental Units Limited warranty on all materials and workmanship for a period of 90 days.
Belts, blades, and tires Considered wear items.
Filters and Plugs Considered maintenance items.


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Frequently Asked Questions About This Product

Why does my mower clump the grass out the discharge chute?

The grass may be too wet.  Also you may want to clean your deck out.  Grass can collect under the deck not allowing the grass to discharge right.

My deck is hard for me to lift. Can I make it easier?

Yes, you can adjust your deck lift assist springs to make it easier to lift and lower the deck. 

Are the blade bolts right threaded? I cannot get it to move.

Yes they are right to tighten and left to loosen. 

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