Offering premium performance with quality results, the powerful 42-inch Husqvarna YTH2042 riding lawn tractor is powered by a best-in-class 20 HP Briggs & Stratton engine. Nicely compact, the YTH2042 is easy to maneuver and requires less space for storage. Other features include fender-mounted cutting height adjustment, a hydrostatic transmissions for variable forward and reverse speeds, and an ergonomic steering wheel.
Husqvarna YTH2042 riding lawn tractor (see larger image).
This version of the Husqvarna YTH2042 is CARB compliant for sale and use in California. For those not living in California, you can choose this non-CARB compliant version of the YTH2042.
Powerful and Versatile
The YTH2042 provides a 42-inch cutting width, 1.5- to 4-inch cutting height, and six cutting height increments. Additionally, it also offers an easily accessible fender-mounted cutting height adjustment and spring-assisted cutting deck. It's powered by a 20 HP, single-cylinder Briggs & Stratton Intek engine that's been designed from the ground up as a best-in-class engine for an excellent combination of power and performance.
The hydrostatic transmission produces a smooth, variable forward and reverse speed. It also offers a convenient, efficient cruise control function that ensures the tractor keeps an even speed, even if the lawn is undulating or sloping.
This riding lawn tractor also features Husqvarna's Air Induction mowing technology, where air is drawn from the top and bottom of the deck to improve grass lift and deliver a more consistent cut as well as better grass clipping discharge.
Step-through design for easy mounting and dismounting (see larger image).
Fender-mounted cutting height adjustment
(see larger image).
Durably constructed, the YTH2042 includes a heavy cast iron front axle for superior strength and stability plus anti-scalp wheels on the cutting deck to reduce the risk of scalping when cutting uneven lawns. It's also outfitted with bumper on the front for optimal protection. The blade engagement lever is located on the dash for ease of operation.
A deck wash port allows you to connect a water hose through the port to clean the underside of the deck. Other features include an ergonomic steering wheel that's angled for optimal positioning for the rider, a step-through design for easy mounting and dismounting, and a cup holder to keep you refreshed while mowing. It's backed by a 2-year limited warranty.
For added versatility, all Husqvarna lawn tractors can be equipped with a range of towable accessories and mulch kit for effective lawn fertilization.
Comfortable steering wheel, angled for optimal position (see larger image).
- Engine: 20 HP, single-cylinder Briggs & Stratton Intek
- Cylinder displacement: 540 cc
- Transmission: Tuff Torq Hydrostatic
- Speed, forward: Up to 5.2 MPH
- Speed, reverse: Up to 2.9 MPH
- Cutting width: 42 inches
- Cutting height: 1.5 to 4 inches
- Cutting height increments: 6
- Cutting methods: Collect, mulch, side eject
- Tire size, front: 15 x 6-6-inch
- Tire size, rear: 20 x 8-8-inch
- Turning radius: 16 inches
- Headlights: Yes
- Fuel tank volume: 2.5 gallons
- Weight: 418 pounds
What's in the Box
Husqvarna YTH2042-CA riding tractor and manual
Husqvarna: Exceptional Products for Exceptional Yards
Great yards demand equipment that is as dedicated and hardworking as you are. Fortunately, Husqvarna's range of garden equipment offers everything from lawnmowers and snow blowers to trimmers and chainsaws that let you master your slice of the great outdoors. With Husqvarna, it's easy to make your yard the envy of the neighborhood. Founded in Sweden in 1689, Husqvarna is one of the world's oldest companies.