Husqvarna YT42LS


Husqvarna YT42LS


Engineered for added durability, comfort, style and precision, our LS series yard tractors feature reinforced cutting decks, heavy-duty chassis and cast iron axles. Optional grass baggers, mulch kits and a host of other attachments make these models ideal for demanding and extensive use in various applications. Standard auto- lock differentials give positive traction in slippery conditions or slopes.

  • Motor/engine manufacturer


  • #Power

    18 hp

  • Transmission type

    Hydrostatic with Rear Locking Differential

  • Cutting width

    42 in

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Reinforced Cutting Deck

The stamped cutting deck is reinforced with heavy flat-stock steel for added strength and durability on the leading edge and trim side. (48" shown)

Electric Blade Engagement

Easy engagement of cutting blade/s; simply pull the switch on the control panel.

Cast iron front axle

Heavy cast front axle provides superior balance and stability, even with a collector.

Air Induction Mowing Technology

Air is drawn from the top and bottom of the deck, improving grass lift and delivering a superior cut.

Hydrostatic transmission with locking differential

KOHLER® V-Twin engine

Cruise control


Fender-mounted cutting height adjustment

Hour meter with service minder

Powder-coated cutting deck

Reverse Operating System (ROS)

Safety switch under seat

Ergonomic Seats

Easy-access fuel cap

Ergonomic steering wheel

Visible fuel level

Battery indicator with charger connection

Anti-scalp wheels

BioClip® kit/cover accessory

Deck Wash Port

Dual draglinks

Cast Iron Front Axle

Cup holder



Collector accessory

Versatility through accessories

Year-round use

Hydrostatic transmission with locking differential

The pedal operated hydrostatic transmission offers a smooth, variable forward and reverse speed while the standard automatic locking rear differential increases traction while cutting on slopes or wet grass.


Do you need further details to make the right decision? Learn more in the specifications section below.

Cutting deck

Cutting width-106.68 cm

Nose roller-No

Greasable mandrels-No

Anti-scalp wheels-4

Drive system

Drive method-Pedal-operated

Speed reverse max-2.4 mph

Speed reverse min-0 mph


Motor/engine manufacturer-Kawasaki

Engine name-FR Series



Battery-12 V

Battery-28 Ah

Power/fuel type-Gasoline

Fuel tank volume (with reserve)-3 gal (US)

Oil filter-Yes


Seat material-Vinyl

Front-End Protection-Brush Guard Style Bumper

Hour meter type-Digital with pre-programmed service intervals

Seat back height-High

Steering wheel type-Deluxe Overmolded

Collector-Available as accessory

BioClip® kit/plate-Available as accessory


Transmission type-Hydrostatic with Rear Locking Differential

Transmission manufacturer-Tuff Torq