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Cub Cadet
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Cub Cadet and Ariens Overview

Total reviews 325 214
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 3 0

Cub Cadet and Ariens Consumer Ratings

Rank
96 out of 552 in Landscaping and Gardening category
157 out of 944 in Equipment category
Product or Service Quality
67 in category
111 in category
Value for money
65 in category
111 in category
Customer service
68 in category
127 in category
Price Affordability
74 in category
159 in category

Cub Cadet and Ariens Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.4 (126 reviews)
1.6 (62 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Tulsa New Holland Service Dept. This won't be short! I have a Cub Cadet RTZ-S 42. Bought it used and have mowed with it about 10 times, no problems at all...

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Currently my lion xd is only two months old, upon arrival it had a bad tire, contacted Arians and was directed to a local service center. Unfortunately I was informed they did not do warranty work on a new tire. Contacted Ariens once again and they could not understand why, after it was all said...

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Value for money
1.5 (120 reviews)
1.9 (50 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I was not wanting to spend that kind of money on the seat after having just paid $ 12, 246. 00 for a brand-new machine. So, I have a taped-up seat...

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...Do not waste your money on tbis product..

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Customer service
1.4 (117 reviews)
1.4 (48 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I called in to the customer service phone number and spent 50 minutes on hold. The agent found out that UPS had picked up the shipping label, but not the part. I asked to be refunded the shipping charge as I felt as if I shouldn't be charged...

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Called customer service and I had expected them to help troubleshoot the snow blower but they didn’t help and told me to call the dealer. I don’t want to rent a truck and take my 250lb Snow blower to a dealer. I’m pretty sure it’s a fuel shutoff valve or a fuel line which would be pretty easy for...

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Price Affordability
2.2 (107 reviews)
2.3 (47 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I got a replacement off ebay again with a lower price and quicker delivery. I discovered there is a guy who makes reinforcement rings to go between the bearing housing for the blade and the deck. I needed this because the deck is to thin and split...

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...Repair parts have now cost >50% purchase price. My LawnXXX lasted 23 years..

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Cub Cadet and Ariens Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Price
  • Power
  • Does a great job mowing
  • Price
  • Snow blower
  • I would like to talk to someone
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Junk
  • Poor product
  • Customer service
  • Reliability
  • Product reliability

Cub Cadet and Ariens Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I love both mine I think these comments are from the competition

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5

Purchased a new Ikon XD-60 ( Model #915273) from Lowe’s in Clarksville Tn. on 5/4/2020. The manual that was included...

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5

I have a 2000 series Cub Cadet, model 2135 that I purchase new in spring of 1999. It has the Kohler engine, hydrostatic...

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5

I called and spoke to a woman in warranty or customer service whichever location she worked at about my lawn mower...

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Cub Cadet and Ariens Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

every 24 hours transmission belt need replaced $109 then at the 3 year point muffler heated up burning the tractor...

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1

My clutch blew apart and transmission failed after only 500 hours of service. This was a $5,000 lawn mower that was...

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1

Worst piece of *** on market and we own 3 riding mowers and freaken last one can't even get a deck belt been waiting 3...

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1

Bought new 30"snow blower 16 hp ... Started using it same day, first pass through seventh was great. Started clearing...

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Cub Cadet and Ariens Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
2.2

Bought it brand new 10/9/2020 .Had it 1 week - 2.5 hours on it , wont turn over . Took to CC dealer to get fixed . They...

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2

Currently my lion xd is only two months old, upon arrival it had a bad tire, contacted Arians and was directed to a...

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1

Tulsa New Holland Service Dept. This won't be short!
I have a Cub Cadet RTZ-S 42. Bought it used and have mowed with it a...

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3.3

Customer service STINKS. Can never talk to anyone, just a web site that lets you tell them what's wrong. That's it!...

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Cub Cadet and Ariens Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Cub Cadet Lawn Mower (47 reviews)
  • Cub Cadet Lawn Tractor (28 reviews)
  • Cub Cadet Xt1 Lawn Tractor (16 reviews)
  • Ariens Lawn Mower (36 reviews)
  • Ariens Lawn Tractor (24 reviews)
  • Ariens Snow Blower (17 reviews)