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John Deere and Cub Cadet Overview

Total reviews 252 327
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 1 3

John Deere and Cub Cadet Consumer Ratings

Rank
92 out of 563 in Landscaping and Gardening category
97 out of 563 in Landscaping and Gardening category
Customer service
67 in category
71 in category
Product or Service Quality
67 in category
68 in category
Value for money
60 in category
68 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
67 in category
77 in category

John Deere and Cub Cadet Rating Details

Customer service
1.5 (122 reviews)
1.4 (119 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...no response from customer service after 6 days so far...

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...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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Product or Service Quality
1.4 (121 reviews)
1.4 (127 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

It is quite obvious that John Deere has shifted its ability to make margin by downgrading its quality in the parts they sell to their unsuspecting customer base. Based on all the quality issues I see here on the complaint board you can go ahead and add this particular item. Oh yes, to add to that,...

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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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Value for money
1.6 (110 reviews)
1.5 (120 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...It was the best I could do, but I feel as though I should not had to have paid anything The transmissions on these mowers should not fail especially for the money that you have to spend. Thank you..

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...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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Diversity of Products or Services
2.3 (101 reviews)
2 (94 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...My parents have taken exceptional care all the John Deere products they had. Marvin, at your corporate called my 80 year old mother a liar. Loews wont do anything, you wont do anything, the local dealer is no help...

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...00 for the machine brand new a cub doesn't care about their products they sell. I never buy another cub cadet it because the service is not good at all..

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John Deere and Cub Cadet Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Thought i was buying top self
  • Good built product
  • What i thought was a good product
  • Price
  • Power
  • Looks nice
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Reliability of the tractor
  • Poor quality of machine and poor customer service for resolution
  • Customer service
  • Junk
  • Poor product

John Deere and Cub Cadet Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

this machine hates water will not go thru water due to belt slipping. will not buy another one and will tell all my...

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5

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

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5

Wtf A 2025r nightmare follow up. due to all the repairs done on this new 32 hour 2025 r John Deere previously...

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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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John Deere and Cub Cadet Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I bought a self-propelled John Deere mower from Lowes. It began rusting in 2nd year and now paint is peeling off with...

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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

Bought an AC-G8010S home generator 2+ years ago during Superstorm Sandy. Subsequently purchased a wheel assembly....

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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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John Deere and Cub Cadet Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

Exclamation symbol and warning buzzer wont quit

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1

I have a 2018 52 inch cut 22 HP Kohler Engine cub cadet, no problem with the mower but I have put to mulching plugs on...

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Purchased a E140 mower. 1st use parking brake handle fell off and would not stay after I put it back on. Lowers brought...

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1

I'm a 75year old man same here just use on the farm they did replace my seat then chain torsoioner after that timing...

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John Deere and Cub Cadet Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
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  • Cub Cadet Xt1 Lawn Tractor (16 reviews)