Search
Power Equipment Quick Search


Toro 74731 - TimeCutter SS5000 (50") 24.5HP Zero Turn Lawn Mower for sale.

Power Equipment Direct Offers Free Shipping and a Tax-Free Guarantee on Toro 74731.

 

Toro TimeCutter SS5000 (50") 24.5HP Zero Turn Lawn Mower

Close
Toro Power Equipment and AccessoriesModel: 74731
(Based on expert analysis, manufacturer ratings and customer reviews)
4.1 out of 54.1 out of 54.1 out of 54.1 out of 54.1 out of 5
40 Reviews
Share This Product
Plus 1 This Product
Tweet This Product
Pin It!
In-Stock Only 4 In-Stock
Ships Monday, Dec 12th

Estimate Arrival

This Item cannot be shipped to
HI, CA and AK.
$2,999.99
+$50.00 What is Lift Gate Service?
+$50.00 What is Rush Order Processing?
Extended Warranty
Excludes CA

StoreShippingPriceShop
 
In-Stock
Free Freight
$2,999.99
No Sales Tax*
(Except IL)
Buy
 
In-Stock
Free Freight
$2,999.99
No Sales Tax*
(Except IL)
Visit Site
 
$2,999.00
Sales Tax Extra
Visit Site
  • Features
  • Specs
  • 3
    Q&A 
  • 40
    Reviews
  • Articles
  • Shipping
  • Accessories
Grade
Entry Level Lawn Mowers
Style
Zero-Turn Mower
Surface Area
Office Building, Farm, or Parks
Large
Terrain
Hilly Terrain
Hilly
Width
50

Cutting Inches
Engine
24.5HP/708cc Toro V-Twin 4-Cycle OHV Engine
Max-Flo air filtration - less dirt and debris build-up
Double barrel carburetor and quick drain oil hose
High performance pressurized lubrication system

Toro Exclusive Smart Speed Control System
Choose different speed ranges with the flip of a lever
0 to 7 mph for mowing large, open areas at high speed
0 to 3 mph for mowing around trees and landscaping

Dual Hydro Gear EZT Hydrostatic Transmission
Fan cooled 10cc pumps and wheel motors on each drive wheel

50-inch, 3-Blade Mower Deck
12-gauge stamped steel deck design
2 deck gauge wheels prevent scalping on uneven terrain
Deck washout port provides quick cleaning underneath the deck

Automatic Parking Brake
Engaged when control arms are moved outward

Heavy Duty 10-Gauge Steel Frame
Increased strength and durability

18-Inch Extra Tall Seat
More back support for a smooth, comfortable ride


Need Help? Ask Our Power Equipment Experts.
Engine
Starting System
12-Volt Key Start
Engine Cycle
4-Cycle
HP
24.5 HP
CC
708 CCs
Fuel Tank Size
3 Gallons
Engine Cylinders
2 Cylinders
Oil Filter
Yes
Consumer Engine Warranty
3 Years
Commercial Engine Warranty
30 Days
Motor
Battery Included
Included
Battery Voltage
12 Volts
Battery Type
Lead Acid
Deck
Cutting Options
3-in-1 (Side-Discharge/Bag/Mulch)
Deck Material
12-Gauge
Deck Construction
Stamped
Spindle Material
Steel
Blades
3 Blades
Deck Positions
7 Positions
Cutting Height
1.5-4.5 Inches
Deck Lift System
Manual Hand Operated
Engagement
PTO Electric
Deck Drive
Belt
Drive
Speeds
Variable
Maximum Speed
7 MPH
Maximum Reverse Speed
3 MPH
Drive Wheels
Rear Wheels
Transmission Type
Hydrostatic
Drive System
Hydrostatic
Accessories
Rear Bagger
Sold Separately
Seat Type
Extra Tall Back
Hour Meter
Sold Separately
Arm Rests
Sold Separately
Front Bumper
No
Trailer Hitch
Included
Mulcher Kit
Sold Separately
Headlights
No
Wheels
Front Tire Size
13 x 5 Inch
Rear Tire Size
18 x 9.5 Inch
Tire Type
Pneumatic Wheels
Overview
Made in USA
Yes
Weight
588 Pounds
Product Length
73.1 Inches
Product Width
56.6 up/63.0 down Inches
Product Height
41.5 Inches
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
Commercial Warranty
30 Days
UPC
021038747316
Model
74731

*Ask Jose about the Toro 74731. Sorry, no repair questions:


*Name:


*State:


*Email: 


 Receive Weekly How-To Tips & Specials 


*Required Field Submit
  3 Questions
Q: hi jose, who is the manufacture of the oem v twin? briggs, kawaski, or kohler
by Troy from Michigan on May 06, 2016

A: Tony - the Toro V-Twin engine is manufactured by Toro. Briggs, Kohler and Kawasaki have no involvement in the design or manufacturing of this engine.
by Jose, Product Expert
Q: Several of the Toro Zero Turn mowers have 23 or 24HP engines. That seems very high for a riding mower - more like a Kubota (or similar) tractor. Are these suitable for towing big loads or adding attachments? Is there a PTO?
by Kyle from Connecticut on May 20, 2015

A: Kyle - the Toro TimeCutter zero turn mowers are not designed to tow heavy loads. Towing capacity will vary by model, but for the most part, these mowers will not tow more than about 200 to 250 lbs total payload. And none of the zero turns that we sell have a PTO that would power any sort of attachment.
by Jose, Product Expert
Q: HOW HARD IS IT TO CHANGE THE OIL?
by Ed Mclain from Ohio on May 12, 2015

A: Ed - The new Toro V-Twin engine on this mower allows for tool-free oil changes with less mess, so you don't have to be a mechanic to keep on top of your own maintenance. All you have to do is pull the long drain hose out of its holder to let the oil drain, then replace it when you're finished. Tools aren't necessary! The length of the drain hose helps make for less mess, allowing you to aim where you want the used oil to go.
by Jose, Product Expert
Toro 74731 Reviews & Ratings
Overall Rating
Features
4/5
Quality
4/5
Performance
4/5
Value
4/5
Overall
4.1 out of 54.1 out of 54.1 out of 54.1 out of 54.1 out of 5
Pros
Fast (4)
Price (3)
Features (2)
I'd Buy It Again (2)
High Quality (2)
Cons
Packaging (3)
Unreliable (2)
Grass Chute Is Rigid So ... (1)
Durability (1)
Heavy (1)
73% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
40 Reviews  Sort by 
 
Jack
Bell, FL
Total Helpful Votes
18 Helpful Votes
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
FEB.
22
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower!
This is the second Toro Timecutter I have purchased from Mowers Direct. First was a 42" Timecutter, sold my home and buyer HAD TO HAVE IT! Sold the 42" w/Kawasaki 23.5HP to him and bought the 50" w/Toro 24.5HP for my new home on 6-acres.

As with the 42" Timecutter, I added the mulching kit (Toro should include the mulching kit with all their mowers). Love it, maybe even more than the 42" timecutter. The three-speed transmission is NICE!

Hats off to Mowers... more
Jack Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
180
Randy S.
De Soto, KS
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/14/16
Total Reviews
3 Reviews
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
JUL.
21
2016
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Several Chronic Issues, Very Little Customer Support!
So far I have learned that Toro Zero Turns have a couple of chronic, known issues. I wish Toro or Mowers Direct would stop selling these or fix the problem before putting them on the market.

1. As you can see by other reviews, the brake box module is known to be faulty on this year/model. There was a bad batch out of China or something. Mine failed after 2 hours of mowing.

2. I was told that Toro batteries are bad right out of the factory, and often fail quickly.

I called Mowers... more
Cons: Unreliable
Randy Does Not Recommend This Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Randy,
I see we where working with you on getting this resolved and the brake box issue was on some models not all and Toro did not want to do a recall since it was not many models this affected. If we can be any help in the future please let us know.
more
Was this review helpful?
20
Von G.
Bryans Road, MD
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/5/16
Total Helpful Votes
10 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
MAR.
29
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Timecutter Is A Time Saver
This is the best purchase ever, I love it. I cut my yard and my neighbor's yard in 30 minutes, and we both have 1/4 acre lots.

I did buy all the attachments except for the mulching kit. The mulching kit is my next purchase, and I will buy it this week.

This mower is great. I love it. Mowers Direct is the best. I love the tax free purchase, and the shipping was fast, although the unboxing was tough.

Thanks Mowers Direct.
Von Recommends This Toro Mower
Von's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I will buy again from Mowers Direct. I love this company."
 more
Was this review helpful?
100
Paul H.
Fayetteville, AR
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/14/16
REVIEWED
APR.
05
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower
I bought a place on 3.5 acres and have been using a 10 year old John Deer mower. Although the mower still works, it takes me 3 to 3.5 hours to mow. The Toro Zero turned it into a 2 to 2.5 hour job. Well worth the money!
Paul Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
90
Randy P.
Nashua, MN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/7/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
30
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower
Mower was delivered on time, and the driver was very helpful. Took a bit to get it out of the crate, but it was worth it. Did a quick check of the deck, did have to adjust it a little. This is my second zero turn, so operating was a snap. Would buy from Mowers Direct anytime.
Randy Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
40
Bob L.
Tellico Plains, TN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/16/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
19
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Shipping
I have not received my mower yet and will write that review after I use it.. This is what you need to consider as far as shipping is concerned. This is freight, hauled by a freight company. I was called today from Saia and informed it would arrive by a 53' trailer and that from the information available on Google maps etc. would not be delivered to my address because the roads were not large enough to accommodate the truck.

The C.S.R. also told me the driver reserved the right to refuse... more
Bob Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
40
Richard S.
Springfield, MA
REVIEWED
MAY.
13
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Unboxing My Toro Zero Turn
This can very well be a 2 to 3 hr job because your mower is inside a box secured in a wooden crate. I just simply took a chainsaw to the crate and that did the trick
Richard Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
40
Dennis L.
Franklin, GA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/18/16
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
REVIEWED
MAY.
11
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
1st Zero Turn.
I've been wanting a zero turn mower for a long time. I had my previous one for 10 years. My wife came out to my shop and said look at this.

She found mowers direct on the web with great deal's. So I purchased one with no sale's tax and free delivery.thanks mower's direct.
Dennis Recommends This Toro Mower
Dennis's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Went to order on line but had some questions and the person we talked to was very helpful and took our order right there on the phone. With lightning fast delivery."
 more
Was this review helpful?
40
Kevin P.
Drums, PA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/31/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
07
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
So Far So Good
I was a little skeptical about buying a mower online... But was pleasantly surprised by the quick delivery and minimal assembly. I mow about 3 acres which is a little hilly. After 3 cuts no problems. Cuts fast and is easy to handle also no problems with the terrain. Overall I have been very pleased with the Toro.
Kevin Recommends This Toro Mower
Kevin's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I was a little skeptical after reading some reviews online, but I had no problems. Delivery was quick right to my garage! I did not have to contact customer service for anything so I gave them 5 stars."
 more
Was this review helpful?
40
Harold S.
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/18/16
REVIEWED
APR.
24
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Mower, Bad Packaging.
Nice mower. fast, good cut, no complaints whatsoever with the mower.

The issue was with packaging and delivery. Regarding packaging, the thing comes in a substantial crate. There are instructions on how to take the crate apart, but this assumes the Toro employees have put staples in very specific locations. You are supposed to be able to use a box knife to cut along two dotted lines and remove the top, then middle parts of the crate, but because the Toro packaging person put tons of... more
Pros: Features, Fast, High Quality, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Packaging
Harold Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
62
Larry F.
Belaire, MD
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/31/16
REVIEWED
APR.
23
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Toro Mower Ss5000
I purchased this mower 2 weeks ago .
i have mowed 2 times. I absolutely love
this machine. It was ready to use as soon as i un crated it. It had oil in it. Just add gas and go.this is the best buy anywhere. Took a little time to get use to it about 5 minutes in an open field and i was ready to mow.if you are serious about a mower don't hesitate to buy this one.
Larry Recommends This Toro Mower
Was this review helpful?
40
Free Freight
  • Ships via Semi-Truck
  • Curb Side Delivery
  • Free to Lower 48 States
We currently CANNOT ship this product to Alaska, California, Hawaii or any destination outside of the United States
Priority Shipment
  • Faster Delivery Times
  • Ships Same Business Day
  • Guaranteed In-Stock
  • $50 Service Charge
Lift Gate Services
  • Safely Lowers Products Off the Truck
  • Requires Special Hydraulic Lift
  • $50.00 Service Charge
 Learn More  Learn More  Learn More
 


31%
Buy This

Learn More About 116-5461

$59.99 



 


28%
Buy This

Learn More About 79019

$169.99 



 


22%
Buy This

Learn More About 79392

Only 3 In-Stock
Next Day Air Available
$599.99 



 


9%
Buy This

Learn More About 79011

$159.99 



 



Learn More About 117-0096

Only 3 In-Stock
Next Day Air Available
$40.99 



 



Learn More About 71512500

Only 2 In-Stock
Next Day Air Available
$74.99 



 



Learn More About 79010

4.3 out of 54.3 out of 54.3 out of 54.3 out of 54.3 out of 5
8 Reviews
 1   Q&A
Only 2 In-Stock
Next Day Air Available
$79.99 



Sign Up
Receive Weekly How-To Tips & Specials

Buy Toro TimeCutter SS5000 (50") 24.5HP Zero Turn Lawn Mower at Power Equipment Direct. Read lawn mower reviews and lawn mower articles. Wide Selection of lawn mower accessories available, including Toro TimeCutter Hourmeter Kit (SS Series Models), Toro TimeCutter (50") Zero Turn Mower Mulching Kit (Z Series, SS Series & SW Series) and Toro TimeCutter (50"/54") Twin Bagger.

Contact Power Equipment Direct