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Selection T5 Series - for lawns up to approx. 8,000m²

MT 5097 C

Proven comfort, new design.

General

MT 5097 C

Sit down on a sprung-loaded seat that is adjustable to all heights. Turn the key and the engine starts. All the controls are close at hand: forward/reverse drive lever, hydrostatic drive, central cutting height adjustment, blade clutch and bow handle for effortless emptying of the grass catcher box. The single-pedal self-propulsion ensures a previously unimagined level of comfort during driving and manoeuvring. For 2014, the MT 5097 C also features a sporty new design.

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Price

* Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Technical data

MT 5097 C

Technical data

Cruise control no
LCD display no
Lawn area m² up to 6.000
Cutting width cm 95
Engine type 4.155 Series Intek OHV
Power output at working speed U/min 8,2 kW / 11,1 PS
Cutting height mm 30-100
Grass catcher box capacity l 250
Weight kg 231
Dimensions (L / W / H) cm 1) 242 x 101 x 116
Front wheels inches 15 x 6,00-6
Rear wheels inches 18 x 8,50-8
Drive infinitely variable
Guaranteed sound power level dB(A) 100
Vibration level, seat / steering wheel m/s² 0,98 / 2,60

1) If only 2 measurements these are W / H

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Features

MT 5097 C

Standard features

  • Central cutting height adjustment Zoom
    Central cutting height adjustment

    The cutting height can be adjusted to one of 8 levels via a lever. The user can adjust the cutting height quickly and simply.

  • Mowing deck with 2 blade system
    Mowing deck with 2 blade system

    The 2-blade system has a cutting width of over 95cm and inclined blades for a neat cutting pattern. The 'Grass Guide System', operating on both sides, guides the blades of grass inwards from the edge enabling a cut which is wider by a few centimetres.

  • Innovative forward and reverse gear Zoom
    Innovative forward and reverse gear

    The arrangement and positioning of the pedals is the same as a car: drive pedal on the right, brake pedal on the left. The forward/reverse drive switch, developed by VIKING, is straightforward and easy to use - perfect for working quickly. Thanks to the simple reversal mechanism, the driving direction can be selected using the drive direction lever. Actuation of the hydrostatic gearbox is via the drive pedal and enables precise selection of the driving speed.

  • Robust frame construction Zoom
    Robust frame construction

    The welded frame construction is extremely sturdy. Its shape is the result of many years of expertise and intensive long-term load testing. The bumper protects the appliance and extends up to the footplate.

  • Single pedal hydrostatic drive system Zoom
    Single pedal hydrostatic drive system

    Right pedal - drive, left pedal - stop. Comfortable single pedal-drive system with hydrostatic transmission.

  • Integrated hitch Zoom
    Integrated hitch

    The integral trailer hitch ensures simple mounting of attachments (e.g. tilting trailer PICK UP 300).

  • Comfortable seat adjustment Zoom
    Comfortable seat adjustment

    The comfortable seat adjustment allows anyone to adopt an optimum sitting position on the lawn tractor. The seat can also be folded forwards.

  • Turf wheels Zoom
    Turf wheels

    Large wheels hardly leave any traces on the lawn.

  • Grass catcher box Zoom
    Grass catcher box

    The capacity of the grass catcher box is an impressive 250 litres on the T5 Series and 350 litres on the T6 Series. Emptying is performed without back strain from the seat by conveniently pressing a lever. Removal and installation of the grass catcher box has also been made extremely easy for users: a brilliant solution for superior comfort!

  • Grass Guide System Zoom
    Grass Guide System

    The 'Grass Guide System' operates on both sides. It guides the blades of grass inwards from the edge enabling a cut which is wider by a few centimetres.

Additional features

  • Mulching insert Zoom
    Mulching insert

    The mulching insert ensures that grass is returned back into the soil as a fertiliser. With regular cutting using a mulching mower, the grass is chopped up into fine particles, returning valuable nutrients and moisture to the lawn.

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The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Accessories

MT 5097 C

Accessories

    • AAH 300 - Storage cover
      AAH 300 - Storage cover

      AAH 300 storage cover for the T5 and T6 lawn tractors series.

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    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • AGW 098 - Garden roller Zoom
      AGW 098 - Garden roller

      Garden roller suitable for all VIKING Ride-on mowers.

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    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • ASK 018 - snow chains Zoom
      ASK 018 - snow chains

      For good grip, e.g. when clearing snow. Weight 3.3 kg. Snow chains suitable for all VIKING Ride-on mowers with 18x8.5-8 wheels.

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • PICK UP 300 - tilting trailer Zoom
      PICK UP 300 - tilting trailer

      This practical tilting trailer is ideal for bulky garden material. The Pick Up 300 can also be used as a wheelbarrow. Easy to use. Weight 29 kg. Suitable for all VIKING Ride-on mowers.

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • ATR 100 - Gauge wheels Zoom
      ATR 100 - Gauge wheels

      Gauge wheels, 2 pcs., optionally to the snow-clearing set

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

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