The STIHL RZ 960i professional zero-turn mower features a 60” commercial-grade mowing deck for cutting wide swaths and taking on the most demanding of mowing jobs. The Vanguard® Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) engine with Oil Guard™ provides fuel efficiency and extends maintenance intervals. With a premium suspension system and mowing deck height compensation, this mower is made for both hard work and operator comfort.
Note: Not available for purchase or delivery in California
- FUEL SYSTEMElectronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
- FUEL TANK CAPACITY11
Four-wheel suspension with four shock absorbers
Features four-wheel suspension with adjustable shock absorbers to match varying terrain.
Independent front suspension with upper and lower control arms
The STIHL RZ 500 series’ independent front suspension with upper and lower control arms increases stability and offers a better quality ride.
Independent front suspension with mower deck height compensation
Independent front suspension features two control arms that connect to shock absorbers, designed to ensure wheels remain
perpendicular to the ground throughout the range of travel.
Deluxe Suspension Seat with Armrests
Adjustable suspension seat with adjustable backrest, armrests, and lumbar support. They are designed to provide a comfortable ride throughout the job.
Two USB-A ports
Two USB-A ports provide 3.15 amps of power to charge devices.
This zero-turn mower features a rear trailer hitch for towing additional accessories and attachments*.
*Accessories and attachments sold separately.
Foot-operated Cutting Height
Users can easily adjust the cutting height while seated.
Integrated Cup Holders
Cup holders conveniently keep drinks secure and within reach.
Flexible side rubber discharge chute
Chute allows grass clippings to be released to the side of the mower and out of the way of the cutting path.
Flip-up floor pan
Flip-up floor provides convenient serviceability and cleaning of the mowing deck.
Large fuel capacity
Provides fuel coverage for large jobs and features a large opening for easy fueling. Plus, the fuel gauge is visible from the operator seat to monitor fuel level.
Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)
The advanced ROPS features polyurethane blocks to prevent rattling while in motion and conveniently folds for easy storage and trailer transport between jobs.
Greaseable Mower Deck Spindles
Greaseable mower spindles allow for user maintenance and extend the life span of each spindle.
Dual-function hour meter
Dual-function hour meter tracks both run time and hours of mowing time to assist users in keeping up with regular maintenance tasks.
Efficient Two-belt mower drive system
Two-belt mower drive system results in less strain and flex on the belts, allowing the belts to run cooler and enabling a longer lifespan and less maintenance.
Advanced Four-wheel suspension system with mowing deck height compensation
The advanced four-wheel suspension system with mowing deck height compensation is designed to provide a smooth, comfortable ride and consistent cutting height.
Premium suspension seat
The STIHL RZ 900 Series features a premium suspension seat with adjustable backrest, adjustable lumbar support, and adjustable armrests.
Swingarm rear suspension with shock absorbers
The adjustable rear suspension with shock absorbers are designed to help provide performance and comfort while mowing uneven surfaces.
The STIHL RZ 960i and STIHL RZ 972i feature a 40 hp Vanguard Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) engine with electronic throttle control and Oil Guard™ System
The 40 hp STIHL RZ 960i and STIHL RZ 972i feature an Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) engine which provides fuel-efficient operation.
Heavy-Duty 10" Cast Iron, Greaseable Mower Deck Spindles with Taper Lock Pulleys
The STIHL RZ 900 Series features taper lock spindle pulleys to ensure perfect belt alignment and the tightest fit between the pulley and spindle to ensure a long service life.
Commercial-grade Hydro-Gear® ZT-5400 Transaxles include 9" cooling fans
Hydro-Gear® ZT-5400 transaxles enable a top forward ground speed of 12 mph, a top reverse speed of 5 mph and feature large 9” cooling fans to prevent overheating.
The STIHL RZ 900 Series features a commercial grade, fabricated 60” or 72" mowing deck
The professional-grade 60” or 72" fabricated mowing decks of the STIHL RZ 900 Series mowers provide durability and long life.
|Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
|FUEL TANK CAPACITY
|ZT-5400 Hydro-Gear ® with 9" cooling fans
|FORWARD GROUND SPEED
|REVERSE GROUND SPEED
|MOWING HEIGHT RANGE
|1.5" - 5"
|Fabricated from 10-gauge steel with a 10-gauge doubler in the spindle area and 1/2" reinforcement plates on the leading edge
|CUTTING HEIGHT OPTIONS
|3 - MARBAIN Hardened
|13 x 6.5-6 – Flat Free
|26 x 12-12
|Electronic Throttle Control
|Oil Guard™ with 500-Hour Service Interval
|2.5" x 1.18" Double Row Angular Ball Bearings
|10" Cast Iron & Greaseable
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