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Cub Cadet
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Cub Cadet and Ariens Overview

Total reviews
312
212
Company responses
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Issues resolved
3
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Cub Cadet and Ariens Consumer Ratings

Rank
91 out of 539 in Landscaping and Gardening category
176 out of 931 in Equipment category
Product or Service Quality
66 in category
116 in category
Value for money
66 in category
112 in category
Customer service
68 in category
121 in category
Price Affordability
72 in category
160 in category

Cub Cadet and Ariens Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.4 (121 reviews)
1.6 (59 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...The "mothership" they call MTD is actually in charge with CC and their service center/parts. Good luck trying to get someone to help you. I spent about 3 hours one day trying to get a hold of someone...

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I called and spoke to a woman in warranty or customer service whichever location she worked at about my lawn mower being out of warranty's just seven days she was very friendly keep up the good work thank you..

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Value for money
1.5 (110 reviews)
1.9 (48 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...She got a lemon now the company does run me around in circles bulk multi-billion-dollar company could care less about the little guy who saved up all his money and finally got his own zero turn..

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

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Customer service
1.4 (107 reviews)
1.3 (46 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 (98 reviews)
2.3 (44 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
  • Overall good equipment
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
1

I bought this 2018 and it's been in the shop 4 times and they have had it since Feb this time. This ATV has not been...

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I bought a new Ariens IKON-XD 52 mower at Lowe’s about a month ago. On Friday the silver plastic Ariens emblem that was...

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1.2

We bought the machine new December 2018 ran fine for the 1st year. Spent the last 7 months in the shop, first motor was...

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4.4

I only received one key for the ignition when I bought my Ariens lawn mower. They have been contacted and they have...

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Cub Cadet and Ariens Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Cub Cadet Lawn Mower (46 reviews)
  • Cub Cadet Lawn Tractor (27 reviews)
  • Cub Cadet Xt1 Lawn Tractor (14 reviews)
  • Ariens Lawn Mower (35 reviews)
  • Ariens Lawn Tractor (24 reviews)
  • Ariens Snow Blower (17 reviews)