Free Shipping On Power Equipment (Lower 48) Tax-Free Except Illinois Orders
< Back to Product

Husqvarna YTA24V48 Lawn Tractor Reviews & Ratings

Share This Product
Plus 1 This Product
Tweet This Product
Pin It!
StoreShippingPriceShop
 
In-Stock /
Free Freight
$1,999.99
No Sales Tax* (Except IL)
 
In-Stock /
Free Freight
$1,999.99
No Sales Tax* (Except IL)
Visit Site
 
$2,049.99
No Sales Tax* (Except IL)
Visit Site
 
$2,312.20
(as of 11:17 CST - Details)
Sales Tax Extra
Visit Site
Husqvarna 960 43 02-14 Ratings
Overall Rating
Features
4/5
Quality
4/5
Performance
4/5
Value
4/5
Overall
4.3 out of 54.3 out of 54.3 out of 54.3 out of 54.3 out of 5
Pros
Easy To Use (11)
Fast (9)
I'd Buy It Again (9)
Quiet (6)
Price (6)
Cons
Bad Instructions (4)
Low Quality (3)
Packaging (3)
Unreliable (3)
Durability (2)
77% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
31 Reviews  Sort by 
 
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Power Equipment Expert

Product Expert
Total Reviews
90 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
15047 Helpful Votes
Power Equipment Direct Recommended

The Husqvarna YTA24V48 lawn tractor is one versatile machine. Summer or winter, mowing or plowing, bagging or mulching, your list of options goes on and on.

The YTA24V48 is equipped with a powerful 24HP Briggs & Stratton Intek series twin cylinder engine which provides smooth power output, quieter operation and outstanding durability. The full pressure lubrication system with spin-on oil filter will give you years of reliability.

The reinforced steel cutting deck on the YTA24V48... more
Jose Recommends This Model
Was this review helpful?
539128
Curts W. Roy
Seymour, IL
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
MAR.
05
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Husqvarna Yta24v48
This lawn tractor has been great. I replaced an old Murray with this. The Murray lasted about 9 yrs. I hope this will last as long or longer for the price. The only issue is finding spring tune-up parts in the local area.
View Image
Pros: Fast, Price, Reliable, High Quality
Curts Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
74
Jonathan V.
Parkersburg, WV
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
JUL.
14
2017
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Unreliable
Bought mine. First mower had less than 20 hrs, the rear end went out. Dealer [not Mowers Direct] traded me for another one. Within 5 hrs it kept stalling (like it was out of gas). Added less than a gallon, checked for leaks etc. Finally started up but smoked for a short time.

While that was still going on, the mower began to sound like a plane going full throttle when blades are engaged. I changed blades and cleaned deck , greased and the rear end started acting like the one I recently sent... more
Cons: Low Quality, Unreliable, Durability
Was this review helpful?
50
Wayne L
Rogersville, TN
REVIEWED
SEP.
18
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Yta24v48 Mower
Have used this mower for three months now. Bought it as a secondary mower to replace a very tired yellow one, but wanted to wait to get some experience with it before reviewing. I had read so many critical reviews that I was very nervous since this would be my first Husqvarna. I live on a farm and do a lot of mowing,with most of it steep. Traction is a must and I was not happy that Husqvarna (and all the others) decided to save money with smaller rear tires. Since warranty is typically useless... more
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Features, solid feel
Cons: Bad Instructions
Wayne Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
00
David F.
North Barrington, IL
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 10/3/16
REVIEWED
NOV.
16
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
1st Riding Mower Purchase Was Awesome!
I purchased a new home with 2 acres of land. I never purchased or even driven a riding mower in my life. I grew up in the city where 2 acres covered my entire city block and mowing my Postage Stamp lawn took 15 min.
I looked at several brands new and used and what I found was the Husqvarna was the best.
It was delivered very quickly and ready to go out of the crate. I have now used it several times and it cuts great. The ride is good considering my land is very uneven and not like a golf... more
Pros: Fast, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, High Quality
Cons: None
David Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
David's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Great experience with Mowers Direct. I have told several people already about my experience and will tell hundreds more to get their mowers from them. Great Mower, Great Price and Great Company."
 more
Was this review helpful?
60
Gary C.
Jacksonville, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 9/19/16
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
REVIEWED
OCT.
11
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Ok, So Far
Was well packed on delivery, but the construction of the pallet under it made it a real pain to remove from the crate.

I purchased a mulching kit and wanted to remove the deflector from the chute, but it appears to be next to impossible without doing permanent damage to the deflector. It is welded on and not bolted as I saw shown online.

Do not like the position of the foot pedal and reverse pedal. They are too close together and cause an awkward foot position to run the tractor.

It... more
Pros: Fast
Cons: Bad Instructions, Packaging
Gary Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
40
Johny S.
Lafayette, LA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/27/17
REVIEWED
APR.
18
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Pretty Good
It does what I need it to do and the price is great. Overall I like it but I would go with a zero turn if I had to do it again. The steering is a bit tough and the reverse has to be pushed hard. I still give it 4 stars.
Pros: Fast, Price, Reliable, Easy To Store
Cons: Steering and reverse
Johny Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Johny's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I got it 3 days after ordering it - could have got it in 2 days but I postponed it - so the fast shipping is a plus"
 more
Was this review helpful?
30
Pamela W.
Taintor, IA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/21/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
04
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Buy
Waited to write review until it had been put through the paces several times on my large yard with steep ditches. Mower feels mkre top heavy mowing with the grade than my old Craftsman, but runs up and down the bank as if it was flat ground. I'm super happy with the purchase.
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Quiet, Exceeded Expectations
Pamela Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
20
Duane H.
Crary, ND
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 2/29/16
REVIEWED
AUG.
03
2017
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Deck Design Is Terrible !!!!!!!!
There is no damn way the idiot who designed the deck, ever mowed grass with it before it was placed into production!! The mower itself isn't bad but the deck plugs up, with even completely dry grass, after only a few minutes of mowing. It gets so bad you can barely see the blades. Like I said, I always wait until after noon on warm sunny days to mow but that makes no difference. I mow for an hour and then spend another hour removing and pressure washing the deck !!!! I would never recommend or... more
Cons: Unreliable, Low Quality, Difficult To Use
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Duane,
Very sorry to hear you're not happy with your mower purchase. We'll definitely pass this review on to our account rep. at Husqvarna.
more
Duane's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
4/5

Service
4/5

Shipping
4/5
"Mowers Direct is a great site to deal with but this mower that they sell is real bad!"
 more
Was this review helpful?
20
Craig M.
Floodwood, MN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 8/31/16
REVIEWED
SEP.
27
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Husqvarna Yta24v48 (48") 24hp Lawn Tractor
Product shipped complete, basically rip it out of the crate. The machine was crated very well. Everything was put together, deck was adjusted level, seat was attached, not much to adjust, connect the battery cables and add gas. Machine started right up, so far so good. Have only cut our 1+ acre lawn a couple of times so far, but works well. Good communication on delivery and what a great price.
Pros: Features, Quiet, Price, I'd Buy It Again
Craig Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
20
Brett G.
North Haven, CT
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/11/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
01
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Love This Mower
Delivery was on time and the driver was awesome.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast, Price, High Quality
Cons: Heavy
Brett Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Brett's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Great job all around."
 more
Was this review helpful?
10
Marcus L.
Monroe, GA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 7/11/17
Related Review
REVIEWED
AUG.
23
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Wow, I Did Not Expect This!
My wife, who will use this mower, was hard to get off once she got the hang of how to use everything.
Tip: What is a Related Review?* Related reviews were originally written for products that are very similar to this one. While the reviewed product may differ in color, size, fuel type, or another aspect, we believe it is applicable to this model.
This review was originally written for the 960 43 02-12.
Was this review helpful?
00
Scarlett F
Sonoita, AZ
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 8/1/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
22
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Love My New Mower
Great performance, fast and easy to maneuver. The 48" deck cuts significant time and the 24 HP are helpful up and down hills. So far we are very happy with it - hopefully it will last as long as my old one (17 years of heavy duty use).
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast, I'd Buy It Again, Price
Cons: Packaging
Scarlett Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
00
Logan L.
Mt Vernon, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/23/17
REVIEWED
JUL.
04
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
First Riding Mower
The mower was delivered on time but I had to call the freight company to schedule delivery they never called me. It was crated "ok" and was easy to unpack. Everything was already installed except the battery so it was easy to get going. The ONLY bad thing was the one of the husqvarna emblems was missing a couple letters on the engine cover. Wasn't a big deal nor did it effect the performance just something that could of been avoided with better packing. I've used it about 4 times... more
Pros: Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Quiet, Easy To Store
Cons: Packaging
Logan Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
00
Lawrence A.
Huffman, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/6/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
28
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Good Product
Good. Enhanced features over previous year's models.
Pros: Easy To Use, Price, Quiet, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: Bad Instructions
Lawrence Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
00
Robert D.
River Ridge, LA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/10/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
11
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Product, My Second One
Busted out of crate and cut yard- no problems, almost. About halfway through the front yard the machine quit- completely out-of-gas. Before I started, I checked the gas gauge and it looked like it was full, but the tank indicator is very hard to see the gas level. My fault. Cut the yard a few more times and am very happy with the performance,

The only deficiency that I observed was that on this mower there was no ammeter. Can I buy an ammeter to install on this lawn tractor? P.S. Giving... more
Pros: I'd Buy It Again, Easy To Use, High Quality, Quiet
Cons: no ammeter
Robert Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Robert,
I'm not aware of any aftermarket ammeters made specifically for lawnmowers.
more
Was this review helpful?
00
Rebecca L
Jamestown, SC
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/8/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
11
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Lawn Mower
This is easy to use. The grass looks great after. This is both fast and quiet . I Love it
Pros: Fast, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Quiet
Rebecca Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Rebecca's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
4/5

Service
4/5

Shipping
5/5
"Easy buying timely delivery"
 more
Was this review helpful?
11
Steve G
Sammamish, WA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/8/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
31
2017
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Wheel Fell Off!
The front wheel fell off after an hour of mowing. A little Quality Control would go a long way.
Cons: Wheel fell off
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Steve,
How frustrating.... I'm sorry to hear that this happened to your mower. Please contact Husqvarna directly so they can diagnose and potentially repair under warranty. Follow this link: Husqvarna Locator Tool

Thank you very much for your business and I do apologize for the inconvenience. Happy mowing!
more
Was this review helpful?
01
David Ber
Portland, OR
REVIEWED
APR.
28
2016
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Disappointed So Far.
First new riding mower I've purchased in 9 years. My last mower was a bigbox store John Deer 120 -

I received this mower, went through all the setups as recommended, tires, trans, battery, deck level etc. After spending over an hour preparing, take first ride, 5 minutes into it, loss of power, smell smoke - look underneath and main Friction belt (Belt that Drives the mower, not the deck) was off one of the pully's and burnt up. So here I sit, new mower that I can't use - Dealership said 10... more
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast
Cons: Low Quality, Unreliable, Bad Instructions, Durability
Was this review helpful?
4410
Clay B.
Parsons, TN
REVIEWED
MAY.
16
2016
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Briggs Engine
First I'd like to say I'm a Husqvarna man . Their products are very good products . I own a trimmer , blower , and mower . Haven't had nothing but praise until this year on their products . But this being the fourth year with my 48 inch cut mower I've had serious problem with my Briggs engine that has been serviced on a regular basis!

This engine has only 128 hours on it . It's gonna have to be overhauled which is gonna cost several hundreds of dollars due to a rod issue . I would not... more
Was this review helpful?
312
Greg M.
Eldersburg, MD
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/18/16
REVIEWED
APR.
11
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower
Bought this for use on a 1.5 acres yard and after 3 weeks it works great so far. Fired right up out of the crate. It handles hills and bumps with ease and makes cutting a breeze.

I also bought a mulch kit, which is my only regret. It appears to be the exact same blades preinstalled on mower that are in mulch kit. The only useful part is the plastic mulcher cover. All in all the mower performs great.
Greg Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
324
John R.
White Lake Township, MI
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/21/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
21
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Reverse Pedal And Cruise Control
The reverse pedal sticks and sometimes requires a very high level of pressure to activate it. Sometimes, I actually have to bang down on the pedal with the heel of my foot to activate it. I have used the tractor twice now, and as of yet, I have not been able to achieve cruise control!!
Was this review helpful?
242
David W.
Eudora, KS
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/22/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
13
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Did A Lot Of Research
We did a lot of research before buying and this mower by far had the best reviews. It has not disappointed us yet. We mow 3-4 acres and it has cut my mowing time down considerably. Was a very easy set up when it arrived and has worked flawlessly. I like it a lot more than our old John Deere......
David's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Excellent customer service. Mower shipped the same day I ordered it!!!!"
 more
Was this review helpful?
140
Larry C.
Spokane, WA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/25/16
REVIEWED
JUN.
28
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Lawn Tractor
This is the first Husqvarna Lawn Tractor I have purchased. But I have had many other brands in the past. This came fully assembled and ready to go after I uncrated it. I check the fluids and fill the gas tank and was off and mowing my huge 2 acre lawn. This tractor turns nicely, is very easy to operate, and loads of power to get a lot of work done. Very comfortable to ride and use.

I purchased the three bagger kit extra and assembled it and I never have to rack. I would highly... more
Larry Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
122
Hal P.
Angola, IN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/12/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
17
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
My Husqvarna Experience
Mower just as fast as they said however first time mowing on of the blades started rubbing on the deck. Deck WAY to difficult to remove and reinstall. Turning radius is really good but could use a larger rear wheel. If you have a hilly yard or any wet areas traction is a problem.Engine runs great, plenty of power for even very tall grass.

Doesn't clog in exit chute, deck adjusting pretty easy. Overall I am ok with this mower but if I was to do over I would have bought an upgrade mower. I... more
Hal Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Hal's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
4/5

Service
4/5

Shipping
4/5
"Order a lift gate for delivery but driver although very friendly was unable to unload mower without my help and some disassembly. We worked it out."
 more
Was this review helpful?
123
Dennis B.
Grygla, MN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/4/16
REVIEWED
JUN.
07
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Purchase
Unloaded from crate, Glad to see steering wheel already installed. Hooked up battery.checked oil.greased spindles and other preliminary checks. Added gas. hit starter and it fired right up. Worked the way it should. Good Purchase. The End.
Dennis Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
81
Robert J.
Fort Smith, AR
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 3/27/16
REVIEWED
JUN.
05
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Makes Mowing Fun
Love this thing thus far. Steering somewhat heavy without p/s though. I bought new mulching blades but haven't installed yet as the factory blades are impressive.
Pros: Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, Fast, I'd Buy It Again
Robert Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
61
Denis B.
Liberty, MO
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/16/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
09
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Husqvarna Yta24v48 (48") 24hp Lawn Tractor
Blew a fuse after the first fifty feet of mowing. It took me about an hour to figure out that it was the fuse and not something else. I replaced the fuse and it seems to be working, now.
Denis Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
96
Ryan K.
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/19/16
REVIEWED
JUL.
11
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Better Than My Old Mower
Runs smooth. I have cut 22 inch tall grass and it worked perfectly. The cup holder is seated skittle far back for my liking. The gas gauge is pretty much useless. It hard to read and in a weird location. My family normally own John Deere or Cub Cadets.

I can not see much, if anything, they have on this mower. I do like the PTO. The reverse and cut feature is useful. It's relatively fast. It cut my work time in about half.i also don't care for the flimsy wire to put it in neutral to be... more
Ryan Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
20
Daniel B.
Nicholasville, KY
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 8/6/16
REVIEWED
SEP.
02
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
My New 48" Husqvarna Mower
I really like my new 48" Husqvarna mower. Lot of power and 3 16" blades do an excellent mowing job. This is a 5 star mower. My only disappointment is that there is no parts manual. I was impressed that I got a brand new mower because it was all crated up.
Daniel Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Was this review helpful?
44
Terry T.
Claremore, OK
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 4/29/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
31
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Nice Ride
I live through a 14' wide by 13' high tunnel the truck that was delivering the mower was 13'6" tall . I went and rented a truck that I thought would fit through the tunnel went an picked up the mower from the trucking company. Got half way through the 100 ft tunnel and the rental truck stuck to the roof of the tunnel.

After two hours of scraping and rubbing the rental truck was backed out . The truck had one little scrape on the roof. Drove the rental truck to a near by company with a... more
Terry Recommends This Husqvarna Mower
Terry's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"They did what they said they would. Prior to purchase, I asked a lot of questions about engine and transmission . They answered every question. They let me know by email every day of shipping and tracking. Good company to do business with!"
 more
Was this review helpful?
1724
Sign Up
Receive Weekly How-To Tips & Specials

Check out the latest Husqvarna 960 43 02-14 reviews.Compare our Husqvarna 960 43 02-14 ratings. Find the Husqvarna 960 43 02-14 Power Equipment Direct that is right for you.

Contact Power Equipment Direct