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The Husqvarna r120s (42") 19.5hp articulated riding mower has been discontinued and is not available for purchase at this time.

 

Husqvarna R120S (42") 19.5HP Articulated Riding Mower

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Grade
Mid Grade Lawn Mowers
Style
Articulating Lawn Mowers
Surface Area
Office Building, Farm, or Parks
Large
Terrain
Hilly Terrain
Hilly
Width
42

Cutting Inches
Engine
Briggs and Stratton Engine


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The Newest Innovation In Riding Mowers
Maneuverability of a zero turn - versatility of a lawn tractor

Articulated Steering System
Allows the rear wheels to swing in underneath the machine
Result in superior maneuverability with a minimum turning radius
Maneuver easily around trees, flower beds and other obstacles

19.5HP/500cc Briggs and Stratton Endurance Series OHV Engine
Runs cooler and delivers more power and better fuel economy
Full pressure lubrication system with premium oil filter

Pedal Operated Tuff Torq K46 Hydrostatic Transmission
Provides optimum control of both speed and direction

42-Inch, Front-Mounted Mower Deck
Ensures excellent accessibility into corners and under bushes
12-gauge stamped steel with 2 mower blades
Blades engage automatically when the mower deck is lowered
Cutting height lever is easy to reach from the driverís seat


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Engine
Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton
Starting System
12-Volt Key Start
Engine Cycle
4-Cycle
HP
19.5 HP
CC
500 CCs
Fuel Tank Size
1.9 Gallons
Engine Cylinders
1 Cylinder
Oil Filter
Yes
Consumer Engine Warranty
2 Years
Motor
Battery Included
Included
Battery Voltage
12 Volts
Battery Type
Lead Acid
Deck
Cutting Options
2-in-1 (Side-Discharge/Mulch)
Material
12-Gauge
Construction
Stamped
Spindle Material
Aluminum
Blades
2 Blades
Deck Positions
5 Positions
Cutting Height
1.5-3.75 Inches
Deck Lift System
Manual Hand Operated
Engagement
Automatic
Deck Drive
Belt
Drive
Speeds
Variable
Maximum Speed
6.8 MPH
Maximum Reverse Speed
5 MPH
Drive Wheels
Rear Wheels
Transmission Type
Hydrostatic
Drive System
Hydrostatic
Accessories
Rear Bagger
No
Engine Guard
No
Seat Type
Mid Back
Hour Meter
Sold Separately
Arm Rests
No
Front Bumper
No
Trailer Hitch
Included
Mulcher Kit
Sold Separately
Headlights
No
Wheels
Front Tire Size
16 x 6.5 Inch
Rear Tire Size
16 x 6.5 Inch
Tire Type
Pneumatic Wheels
Overview
Assembly Required
No
Weight
520 Pounds
Dimensions
90.0L x 50.0W x 42.0H
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
UPC
085388583994
Model
967 18 18-01
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  7 Questions
Q: does the deck fold up straight for cleaning the deck like the bigger models.
by Brad Arbes from Pennsylvania on March 21, 2015

A: Brad - the Husqvarna R120 articulating riding mower does not have the "tilt up" mower deck feature.
by Jose, Product Expert

Q: Does model R120S have the flip up deck for easy cleaning?
by Gary Swan from Michigan on May 25, 2014

A: Gary - the Husqvarna R120S does not have the "flip-up" deck feature.
by Jose, Product Expert

Q: Will this tow a dethatcher or a lawn sweeper?
by Matt from New Hampshire on April 27, 2014

A: Matt - yes, the Husqvarna R120S would be able to tow both a dethatcher or a lawn sweeper.
by Jose, Product Expert

Q: Can I get a mulcher version?
by Joe from Ohio on July 07, 2013

A: Joe - the Husqvarna R120 articulating mower comes set up to side discharge grass clippings. If you want to mulch your grass clippings, you would need to order and install a mulching kit: mulch kit
by Jose, Product Expert

Q: Is the seat adjustable? I'm 6'3" and sometimes don't fit.
by Jim from Texas on June 03, 2013

A: Jim - the seat on the Husqvarna R120S articulating mower is adjustable lengthwise. You can loosen the bolts under the seat and slide it forward or backwards to the desired position.
by Jose, Product Expert

Q: What bagging system fits the husqavarna R120S articulating mower? Do you carry it? Does it have a blower? Price? Thank you.
by Kelly Baker from Colorado on May 30, 2013

A: Kelly - there is no bagging option available for the Husqvarna R120S articulating mower. This mower will either side discharge or mulch, but it will not collect grass clippings.
by Jose, Product Expert

Q: Does this take the same attachments as the R322t? Also, does it drive both rear wheels (positraction) or only one?
by Dave Mancini from Washington on March 08, 2013

A: Dave - The Husqvarna R120S riding mower only takes a snow blade, part #967 16 73-01. None of the other articulating rider attachments are compatible with this model. The drive system only powers one rear wheel - similar to all of the Husqvarna lawn tractors.
by Jose, Product Expert

Husqvarna 967 18 18-01 Reviews & Ratings
Overall Rating
Features
4/5
Quality
4/5
Performance
4/5
Value
4/5
Overall
4.2 out of 54.2 out of 54.2 out of 54.2 out of 54.2 out of 5
Pros
Easy To Use (8)
Fast (6)
Exceeded Expectations (4)
High Quality (4)
I'd Buy It Again (3)
Cons
Expensive (5)
Bad Instructions (3)
Difficult To Use (2)
Non-intuitive Pedal Arra... (1)
Loud After Fire Scares T... (1)
74% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
19 Reviews  Sort by 
 
Gabe J.
San Antonio, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/23/15
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
AUG.
26
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Worx Gr8!!
As a 1st time owner of a riding mower, I researched all brands. All models. Sizes. HP...etc.
This mower is very easy to use...gets around obstacles, trees, poles great. Inclines are not a problem. Like the way I can cut under bushes or low hanging brush without having to get off and move things.
Deck stays put and continues cutting going over bumps or in valleys. Overall...great mower.
Gabe Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Gabe's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
4/5
"Overall GREAT experience...only issue was with shipping. Took about a week before I received a delivery date only because I had to call and have it researched. Mower arrived 7 days later. It took about 2 weeks to get. Yes, it did state 14 days for delivery, but what does that mean? It arrives on the 14th day? Is that day by day? Business days? If that could be made available sooner it would help planning to have someone available for delivery. No worries!! All good. Mowers great. Mowers Direct is great...."
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Richard F.
Marshfield, MA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/24/15
REVIEWED
JUL.
27
2015
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Good Mower
Mows very well with nice even cut because of floating deck cutting before wheels of mower run over grass. Engine backfires if shut of on full throttle. Will try using higher octane to see if this helps. Very happy with it otherwise.
Pros: I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Expensive, Engine Backfires Frequently
Richard Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
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Monte W.
Longview, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/27/15
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
16 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
AUG.
17
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Is The Bomb
I had just placed an order for the 254- 24 HP 54" cutting deck and was checking out the other products they had for sale when I saw the Articulated Mower. I told my wife I found her mower and placed the order.

This mower has cut weed eating time down to nothing allowing us to our jobs with higher quality and more efficentcy. I also just picked up some Mulching work and purchased a little trailer to pull behind it to move and dispose of the dirt we removed. It works great. I could not... more
Monte Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Monte's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"The only issue I had was when the mower showed up was very easy to assemble. When finished went to start it up and would not do anything so after checking rechecking reading the manual we finally found that the Battery was dead. We jumped it off let it run for awhile. Later went out and killed it and started right back up. When went to start it next morning, found it dead again. At this point I thought I was going to have to buy a new battery. I called Mowers Direct, and they said they would reimburse me for the new battery. Not having time to go and pick one up to get a job done we jumped it off again when got to the job. After running for about 3 hrs I hooked it up to a trickle charger when got home and have not had another issue with the battery since, This little mower is a Power House and I'm very glad I made the purchase."
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Roger M.
Knoxville, TN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/13/15
REVIEWED
AUG.
15
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Terrific
Mower arrived in good shape, was easy to assemble,
had a dead battery but was easy to jump start, runs well, and does a nice even job mowing. It has enough power to pull my 230 pounds up a significant hill in my backyard.
Roger Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
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Hank W.
Columbus, MS
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/11/15
REVIEWED
AUG.
07
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
A Great Cut & No Turf Damage
I really like this mower because of its ability to navigate around objects without tearing up the grass the way my commercial 60" ZTR does.

The smaller deck conforms to uneven areas & gives a great cut. This is not as fast or easy to steer as a ZTR but is better suited for a more patient & methodical operator so it will work better on smaller yards with obstacles or in my case a companion to my ZTR.
Pros: Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, Price, Able To Mow Under Trees Shrubs
Cons: Steering Could Be Tighter
Hank Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Hank's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Very pleased with Mowers Direct on both price and service. Would purchase again."
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Jimmie
Port Allen, LA
Total Helpful Votes
56 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
JUN.
14
2013
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Happy With Mower
We replaced a 10 yr old John Deere with this mower. We are very happy with it--it has so much a smoother and faster ride.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast
Cons: Bad Instructions
Jimmie Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
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Lynn M.
Aurora, OH
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 8/30/13
Total Helpful Votes
51 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
SEP.
20
2013
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Now This Is A Excellent Mower!
Well engineered and quality built--its a joy to cut the lawn--best mower I have owned and I owned many in my 84 years. This is a superior product--if you need a mower--order the R120S.
Pros: Easy To Use, Features, Exceeded Expectations, High Quality
Lynn Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Lynn Would Recommend Power Equipment Direct To A Friend
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Mowers Direct has shipped on time and the equipment arrived in great shape."
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John U.
Hartford, AL
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/12/13
Total Helpful Votes
45 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
AUG.
02
2013
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Exmark!
Replaced a professional size Lazer only 3 years old and 140 hrs on it with this mower and haven't thought twice about it either!!!!!!!!
Pros: Fast, Price, Exceeded Expectations, High Quality
Cons: The Grass Discharge Cover Should Be Removable When Using Mulching
John Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
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451
Pete B.
So.Portland, ME
Total Helpful Votes
40 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
JUL.
23
2013
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
It's A Different Feel
At mowing so many years with front steer mowers it sure did feel funny for the first few times.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast, Easy To Store, Took Alittle Getting Use To
Cons: Bad Instructions, Expensive
Pete Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
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Randy N.
Peculiar, MO
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/27/14
Total Helpful Votes
33 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
JUL.
19
2014
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Impressed So Far
This is the general design I have been waiting for. Good mowing quality, easy to learn how to use. I have added the mulching kit and it still mows very well. Plus it resembles a tractor since it will use various attachments. My yard is difficult to mow with mostly dense bluegrass and a lot of obstacles. I am quickly learning some tricks to get it done fast. If it is reliable and keeps performing in the long term I will be very pleased.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast, High Quality, Features
Randy Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
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James M.
Montgomery, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/19/14
Total Helpful Votes
23 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
AUG.
01
2014
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Best Mower Yet
I spotted one of the more expensive Husqvarna articulated mowers in a commercial lawn equipment dealer. The whole design made so much more sense than ZTRs or mini-tractors. With a couple of lots and nearly 2 acres to maintain, I was looking for comfort and reliability. I got that. I also got and unexpected boost in productivity! I am stunned at the speed with which I finish mowing. The front deck and tight turn radius reduce the need for trimming. The handy direction & speed... more
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast, Quiet, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Heavy
James Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
James's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Ordering process was simple. Mower arrived before ETA date. Well packaged for shipping."
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