Cub Cadet 1525 Reviews, Specification & Price 2023

The Cub Cadet 1525 is a two-wheel gardening and lawn tractor that is part of the 1500 Series. The tractor was produced through Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) in 2003. 

This model comes equipped with an 0.4 L (26.2 cu*in) V-twin gasoline engine, as well as an electrostatic transmission with infinity rear and forward gears.

It was the Cub Cadet 1525 garden tractor that utilized the Kawasaki FH430V engine. It’s an 0.4 L, 335 cm 2, (26.2 cu*in) V-twin gasoline engine that has 65.0 millimeters (2.56 inches) of the bore in the cylinder and 65.0 millimeters (2.56 inches) of the stroke of the piston. 

The compression ratio of the engine is 8.5:1. The engine pulled out 15.2 PS (11.2 kW; 15.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of maximum output power.

It also produced 32.0 N*m (3.3 kg/m, 23.6 ft*lb) at 2400 rpm of torque.

The Cub Cadet1525 comes equipped with a steering manual dry disc brakes, an open operator station, and 11.4 Liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Cub Cadet 1525


About Cub Cadet

Cub Cadet creates, engineers, and manufactures outdoor power equipment using top-quality components that are sourced locally and internationally. 

Through its extensive and dedicated dealer and retail network, Cub Cadet delivers a complete line of power equipment that is high-performance as well as services covering every aspect of lawn care for homeowners and professionals. 

Its offerings include four-wheel-steer zero-turn riders lap-bar zero-turn riders utility vehicles garden and lawn tractors, specialty turf products, batteries and gasoline-powered handhelds, chore equipment snow blowers, and many other items. 

It is headquartered in Valley City, Ohio, Cub Cadet is recognized worldwide for its engineering excellence as well as its commitment to bringing innovation to the users who depend on its equipment.

Cub Cadet 1525 Specification

General Specifications

Model Cub Cadet 1525
Length 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Width 1,140 mm (44.9 in)
Height 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Wheelbase 1,190 mm (46.9 in)
Ground clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
Weight 227 kg (500 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, CCA 270A
Cabin type Open operator station


Engine model Kawasaki FH430V
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V-twin
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.4 L, 430 cm2, (26.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 65.0 mm X 65.0 mm (2.56 in X 2.56 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 15.2 PS (11.2 kW; 15.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Torque 32.0 N·m (3.3 kg·m, 23.6 ft·lb) at 2,400 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30, 10W-40
Oil capacity: 1.7 L (1.8 US. qt, 1.5 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion RCJ8Y

Transmission and chassis

Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission model Hydro-Gear 311-0710
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 4.0 (2.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 2.4 L (0.6 US. gal, 0.5 Imp. gal.)


Front tires Lawn/turf: 15x6x6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20x9x8

PTO (Power take-off shaft)

Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed

Cub Cadet 1525 Attachments

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 38 in (960 mm) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 190-674 46 in (1,160 mm) blade
  • Front-mount Cub Cadet 190-673 42 in (1,060 mm) two-stage snow blower

Cub Cadet 1525 Review

Final Words

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