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400Z Zero Turn Mower

The 400Z zero turn riding mower is the right mower for your big job. With its heavy-duty, all-steel construction frame and contour hugging cast-iron front axles, this Snapper zero turn mower is built to take the constant pounding of rough terrain. Powered by a hardworking Briggs & Stratton® Engine, the durable Hydro-Gear® ZT-2800® transaxles provide low maintenance mowing while you ride in comfort atop the 18" padded high-back seat.

Product Ratings

  • Zero Turn Grass Cutting Options
    More Grass Cutting Choices

    More is better when it comes to grass cutting height options. Choose from 12 settings - 1.5 to 4.5 inches high. The foot-pedal assist deck lift makes changing mower heights easy

  • Zero Turn Mower Fuel Tank
    Mow More.  Stop Less.

    A large 5.5-gallon fuel tank holds more fuel for your uninterrupted lawn mowing pleasure. When it's time to fill-up the gas, the wide neck tank and easy-off cap helps the tank gets filled with no spills.

  • Zero Turn Engine Protection
    Engine Protection

    This wrap-around steel engine enclosure helps protect critical components.

  • Zero Turn Mower Wheels

    There's a fine line between turf traction and turf damage. That's why the large, grass-friendly tires leave grass just like you found it, but shorter.

  • Zero Turn Mobility Durability
    Rugged Mower Durability

    With its heavy-duty, all-steel construction frame, contour hugging cast-iron front axle and reliable Briggs & Stratton® Engine, this zero turn lawn mower is built to cut the grass year after year.

  • Zero Turn Engine
    Engine Workhorse

    Built for harsh zero turn mowing conditions, the Briggs & Stratton Commercial Series Engine has what it takes to perform, including an advanced debris management system and beefed up cylinder block.

  • Zero Turn Transmission
    Tough Hydrostatic Transaxles

    Durable Hydro-Gear® ZT-2800® transaxles for low maintenance mowing.

  • Zero Turn Mower Seat
    Mow the Lawn in Comfort

    You'll think you're in a recliner when you settle into this comfy 18-inch high-back zero turn mower seat.

MODEL 400Z - 21.5/48 400Z - 25/48
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Engine Brand Kawasaki Briggs & Stratton
Model FR651 V-Twin OHV Commercial Series V-Twin OHV
Gross Horsepower 21.5* 25**
Engine Displacement (cc) 726 724
Cylinders 2 2
Choke/Throttle Separate Controls Separate Controls
Fuel Tank Capacity (U.S. Gallons) 5.5 5.5
Battery (cca) 300 300
Type Hydro-Gear® ZT-2800® Hydro-Gear® ZT-2800®
Forward Speed (mph) 0-8 0-8
Reverse Speed (mph) 0-4 0-4
Brakes Internal Internal
Frame 11-Gauge Welded 11-Gauge Welded
Front Axle Steel, Fixed Steel, Fixed
Front Tires (inches) 11 x 4 11 x 4
Rear Tires (inches) 20 x 10 20 x 10
Seat 18" High-back, Adjustable 18" High-back, Adjustable
Number of Anti-Scalping Wheels 1 Front 1 Front
Steering Twin-lever Twin-lever
Deck Type Fabricated Steel Fabricated Steel
Cutting Width (inches) 48 48
Number of Blades 3 3
Height-of-Cut Range (inches) 1.5-4.5 1.5-4.5
Height-of-Cut Positions 12 12
Blade Engagement Electric Electric
Deck Thickness 10-Gauge 10-Gauge
Deck Suspension Frame Hung Frame Hung
Spindles Aluminum Aluminum
Mower Deck Lift Mechanical, Foot Operated Mechanical, Foot Operated
Cargo Bed† N/A N/A
ROPS (Roll Over Protective Structure) N/A N/A
Rear Bumper Standard Standard
Hour Meter Standard Standard
Cup Holder Standard Standard
Fuel Level Indicator Standard Standard
Armrest Optional Accessory Optional Accessory
Assembled Length (inches) 69 69
Assembled Width (inches) 63 63
Assembled Height (inches) 42 42
MAP (Minimum Advertised Price) $4,299 $4,299
Residential Use 3-Years 3-Years
Commercial Use 90-Days 90-Days
Fabricated Mower Deck Lifetime Lifetime

*Only Kawasaki Critical Power engines listed in this brochure have been tested in accordance with SAE J1995, verified by TÜV Rheinland Group, horsepower-rated in accordance with SAE J2723, and certified by SAE International. Torque ratings of these engines were not certified by SAE. Actual power and torque output will vary depending on numerous factors, including, but not limited to, the operating speed of the engine in application, environmental conditions, maintenance, and other variables.
**All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.
†50 lb. capacity, do not overload; do not carry passengers. Available on most models. See operator’s manual for details.
^Suggested prices will vary by market. Prices in U.S. dollars. Set-up, delivery, documentation, and destination fees not included. See dealer for details. Features vary by model. We reserve the right to change specifications, features and pricing without notice.
‡ See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Length of engine warranty coverage varies by manufacturer.

Grass Mulching Kit
Grass Mulching Kit

Reduce your number of grass clippings by finely mulching them back into the lawn.

Turbo Pro Twin Grass Catcher
Turbo-Pro™ Twin Collector

Twin grass catcher collection system holds up to 6-bushels of clippings and is simple to install.

Arm Rest Mower Attachment
Arm Rest

Ride more comfortably with our easy-to-install arm rest kit for zero turns.

Hitch Kit Mower Attachment
Hitch Kit

Turn your zero turn into a towing workhorse with our trailer hitch kit.

Flat Free Caster Tire Assembly
Flat Free Caster Tire Assembly

Replace the caster tires with this flat free caster assembly, and eliminate the possibilty of a hassle and down time caused by a flat tire.

Zero Turn Headlight Kit
Zero Turn Headlight Kit

Improve your visibility while cutting the grass during evening hours with the front headlight kit for your zero turn mower.

Lawn Striping Kit
Lawn Striping Kit

Add the striper bar to the back of your mower deck to create the perfect finishing touch, such as stripes, checkered patterns, or even waves, to your lawn. (Installation hardware included)

Note: Attachments for prior year models and additional attachments or accessories not shown may be available.
Some attachments require additional installation components (i.e. front weights for a catcher). Please see dealer for details.

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