Craftsman 25581 42" 19 HP Briggs & Stratton Fast Auto TurnTight® Riding Mower

Craftsman 25581 42" 19 HP Briggs & Stratton Fast Auto TurnTight® Riding Mower

Craftsman 25581  42" 19 HP Briggs & Stratton Fast Auto TurnTight® Riding Mower
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Item # 07125581000P Model # 25581

Craftsman 25581 42" 19 HP Briggs & Stratton Fast Auto TurnTight® Riding Mower

Relax Your Way to a Perfect Lawn

A clean and trimmed lawn is only a ride away with the Craftsman 42 in. Turn Tight® Briggs & Stratton platinum 19 HP auto riding mower. Whether you've got tall grass after a rainstorm or a hilly yard, you'll be able to take it all on without a problem on this riding mower. Obstacles in your way? No problem! You'll get back to the couch in no time.

  • Powered by a Platinum series 19 HP Briggs & Stratton Intek OVE engine
  • Engine is designed to run cooler and cleaner for better fuel economy and longer engine life
  • Features an automatic transmission for a smooth ride
  • A maximum speed of 7.5 MPH helps you get through the yard faster
  • 2 Foot pedals (forward and reverse) feel like riding a car
  • Turn Tight® technology gives you a 6" turning radius that easily maneuvers around obstacles, while shortening time between each pass
  • 42" Cutting deck offers cutting heights from 1" up to 4" mowing more grass in less time 
  • 6 Easy-to-adjust cutting height options for the best suited cutting height to meet seasonal conditions
  • Mow-in-Reverse option keeps the blades engaged for continuous mowing while shifting into and out of reverse
  • Anti-scalp front and rear gauge wheels to protect your deck by keeping it from scalping the grass when the mower encounters uneven or sloped terrain
  • Cast-iron front axle handles rugged terrain or numerous obstacles
  • Easy to fill 2.5 gallon fuel tank helps reduce refueling needs for long days in the yard 
  • Ergonomic padded 11" mid-back seat isolates user from bumps and vibrations reducing rider fatigue
  • Deck Wash system facilitates cleaning of the cutting deck
  • Spring assisted deck lift allows for easy adjustment of the cutting deck to your desired cut height
  • Cup holder lets you safely carry your favorite beverage on the tractor
  • Compatible with the Craftsman Smart Lawn app

Feature Highlights

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Briggs & Stratton 19HP Platinum Series™ single cylinder engine qualified for 25% longer engine life. Equipped with an MRS spark plug for consistent starting. 

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With foot pedal controls so it operates just like a car and a top speed of 7.5 MPH this tractor is a dream to operate on rolling expanses or up and down hills.

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Turn Tight

Turn Tight® technology features a 6 inch turning radius that easily maneuvers around gardens and other obstacles, while shortening time between each pass.

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Cast Iron Front Axle

Craftsman cast-iron front axle for added strength and durability and a life time warranty.

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Cutting Heights

With 6 easy to adjust cutting height options for the best suited cutting height to meet seasonal conditions.

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Head Lights

Headlights provide task lighting for evening operation.


Overall Item Dimensions 50" x 46" x 70"
Wheelbase (in.) 48
Cutting Deck & Blade:
Cutting Positions 6
Number of Cutting Blades 2
Deck Thickness (Gauge) 12
Cutting Deck Style Mulch/Rear Bag/Side Discharge
Number of Deck Anti-Scalp Gauge Wheels 4
Blade Width (in.) 2.125
Cutting Width (In.) 42
Discharge Location Side
Blade Type 3 in 1
Blade Material Steel
Cutting Deck Material Steel
Cutting Deck Nose Roller No
Cutting Deck Type Mulch/Rear Bag/Side Discharge
Cutting Height Adjustment Increments 1/2"
Cutting Height Minimum (in.) 1
Cutting Height Maximum (in.) 4
Deckwash System Yes
Cutting Height Adjustment Type Spring Assist
Controls and Features:
Blade Lift Manual
Speed Control Foot pedal
Blade Engagement Type Manual
Product Overview:
Item Weight (lbs.) 418
General Warranty 2-Year Limited
Commercial/Residential Residential
Color/Finish Red
Recommended Terrain Flat
Recommended Yard Size 1+ Acre
Terrain Type Obstacles
Front Axle Material Cast iron
Frame Type Fully welded
Step Thru Frame Yes
Number of Wheels 4
Frame Material Steel
Handling & Operating:
Electric Clutch For Attach. No
Steering Type Conventional
Steering Wheel Type Standard
Hour Meter No
Cruise Control No
Brakes Type External cog
Drive System:
Number of Forward Speeds Infinite
Number of Reverse Speeds Infinite
Shifter Location Pedal control
Turning Radius (in.) 6
Maximum Forward Speed (mph) 7.5
Maximum Reverse Speed (mph) 2.9
Mow in Reverse Yes
Turn Tight Yes
Housing & Body:
Seat Size Mid Back
Horsepower 19
Cylinder Liner Cast iron
Electronic Ignition Yes
Air Filter Type Dual
Oil Filter Type Full pressure
Exhaust Valve Rotator No
Cooling Fan Yes
Valve Lifters None
Engine Lubrication System Full pressure
Throttle Adjustment Remote
Engine Series Platinum
Engine Brand Briggs & Stratton(r)
Number of Cylinders 1
Cooling System Type Air Cooled
Overhead Valve Engine Yes
Engine Displacement (cc) 540
Charging System Amperage 12
Engine Cycles 4-cycle
Wheels & Tires:
Wheel Grease Zerks Yes
Anti-Scalp Gauge Wheels Yes
Rear Tire Size 20" x 8"
Front Tire Size 15" x 6"
Accessory or Attachment:
Accepts Bagger Yes
Snow Blade or Thrower Capable Snow blade
Ground-Engaging Attach. No
Dozer Blade Capable Yes
Hauling Equipment Light Hauling
Mulch Kit Included Sold Separately
2 Bin Bagger Part Number #24891
3 Bin Bagger Part Number #24892
Mulch Kit Part Number #33742
Electric Lift Kit Capable No
Bag Kit Included No
Snow Blade Capable Yes
Snow Thrower Capable Yes
Accessories Snow Blade 24441, Snow Thrower 24837, Snow Cab 24276, Wheel Weight Standard 24434/24100, Chains 24862, Sun Shade 24230
Fuel System:
Fuel Capacity (gal.) 2.5
Fuel Gauge Location None
Fuel Type Gasoline
Adjustable Seat Yes
Cup Holder Yes
Headlights Included/Built In
Gauge Accessory:
Battery Ammeter No
Gauges None
Convenience Features:
Power Steering None
Location All other
UL Listed No
CSA Listed No
ETL Listed No
CARB Compliant Not Compliant with Cali. Air Resource Board
Arm Rests No


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BrandName Craftsman
ItemPNO 07125581000
MfgPartNumber 25581

SSIN : 07125581000P

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