Model#: TRBN13B226JD066
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Troy-Bilt TB30 420cc Gas 30 in. 6-Speed Riding Mower

  • Troy-Bilt TB30 420cc Gas 30 in. 6-Speed Riding Mower
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Troy-Bilt mowers offer reliable cutting and trimming performance at an outstanding value. A durable steel deck and reliable Premium OHV engine offer years of exceptional cutting performance, with simple electric key start for simple unit starts and a comfortable high back seat for extended use that make it convenient to operate. The 13B226JD066 30 in. Riding Mower is ideal for larger plots of land and lawns, cutting required effort and time down tremendously.
Non-CARB Compliant Product - This product does not meet CARB regulations and is not available for sale or use in the state of California.
Features:
  • Durable steel deck provides years of service and dependability
  • 30 in. wide mowing path ideal for large lots and lawns
  • Reliable Premium OHV 420cc engine delivers high-performance cutting action
  • Six speed transmission for precise mower speed adjustment depending on terrain
  • High back seat provides long term comfort during extended use
Includes:
  • 420cc Gas 30 in. 6-Speed Riding Mower - 13B226JD066
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Specifications

Battery Voltage: 12V
Blade Engagement: Manual
CARB Compliant: No
Cutting Height (Max.): 3-1/2 in.
Cutting Height (Min.): 1-1/2 in.
Cutting Height Settings: 5
Cutting Path: 30 in.
Deck Material: Steel
Discharge Settings: Side
Drive System: Lever Operated
Engine Displacement: 420cc
Fuel Tank Capacity: 1 gal.
Max. Forward Speed (MPH): 4.25
Max. Reverse Speed (MPH): 1.5
Minimum Turn Radius: 18 in.
Mulching Capability: Yes
Number of Blades: 1
Starting System: Electric
Transmission Type: Manual
Wheel Size (Front): 13 in.
Wheel Size (Rear): 16 in.

Recommendations

Reviews

4.6 / 5.0
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Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (11)
Pros
Lightweight (4)
Powerful (2)
Easy To Use (1)
Ergonomic Design (1)
Best Uses
Frequent Use (1)
Large Projects (1)
Small Projects (1)
used first time today
received my new rider today and mowed the lawn with it. I found the clutch to have very little travel and had several jack-rabbit starts. Also the forward - reverse lever is very awkward between the legs. It was also very hard to move the lever. Once the knob came off in my hands. I do like the size of it as have a small yard.This is the fourth rider of various brands that I have had. They were all a little easier to operate than this one. But this is the only one that I found that would work in my size yard. If someone is looking for a small rider, I would recommend it.
April 19, 2014
Originally posted at
Best purchase so far.
My husband loves the power steering and it'll be easy to replace blade when needed compared to some riding mowers we've had. The reverse method could have been in a more accessible location, but overall a great buy. Great for what we need for our yard.
April 28, 2014
Originally posted at
Fits the bill
I bought this little mower when I moved to a new house. I love it. Workhorse that pulls small inclines, even cut, great turning ability and small enough for me to handle. At 68 and female I needed a mower that I could handle and feel safe on. this is that mower. Great price and simple to assemble what few things needed putting on. But then I have owned many other Troy Bilt products and wouldn't go any other way. I expected an excellent product from this company and I got it.
May 29, 2014
Originally posted at
Time Saver
Gets the job done in 30 minutes or less in what used to take me almost 2 hours. Will definitely add a few more years on my life.Have used for 2 months and no issues at all. Like one reviewer stated, the clutch brake is a bit touchy but who doesn't like popping wheelies in the front yard. I am impressed so far. You will be too if you have about an acre to mow.
June 23, 2014
Originally posted at
Best purchase so far!
We were in desperate need of a new mower - we did a lot of shopping and comparing. We finally decided on this model for quality, ease of use and for ease in storage in our smaller out building. This mower is so easy to learn, easy to use, has lots of safety features and mows like a dream. Our yard, which is uneven in places, looked like a well-groomed golf green ... the mower mulches so well!!! I am, thus far, very very happy with this purchase!!
July 2, 2014
Originally posted at
Maneuverability
I love the tight turning radius. Very maneuverable around trees and flower beds.
May 26, 2014
Originally posted at
little go getter
does an excellent job and goes in small spaces. only probably is the reverse. needs to be able to mow in reverse.
June 22, 2014
Originally posted at
Great for small lots and gardens
we have a small city lot without hills. this mower works well for our purposes. Mowing in reverse requires doing extra procedures. Also, the clutch is touchy (jerky) so you need to be very slow letting out the clutch. However, it works wonderful for our small lot and lawn gets mowed a lot more than it used to, we have also used it to haul mulch and plants around.
June 11, 2014
Originally posted at
little red
I have used this mower since July and I think it does a fantastic job. I have a small yard 1/2 acre and it has not looked this good in years. I use the mulching attachment and it saves me the time of raking. This mower for its size does a great job, is easy to store and is very durable. I expect to have it for many years. I have, like many customers had to glue the shift knob on but it has stayed on all summer with no problem, The reverse mode for mowing works well it just takes a little getting use to, I would not hesitate to recommend this mower to any of my friends.
November 5, 2015
Originally posted at
Love the 30 inch rider
My mower turns tight, mows the grass evenly, has enough blade speed to use the bagger attachment and has a top speed to allow for speedy transition from yard to yard.
June 11, 2014
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Questions & Answers

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Doesthismowerchargebattery?
A shopper on Oct 24, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No, this mower will not charge the battery during use
Is the engine a Troy-Bilt?
A shopper on Sep 18, 2016
What is the rider weight limit on the TB30r?
At 6'-3" and 250 lbs I'm a bit on the "large" side :)
Mic on May 23, 2016
BEST ANSWER: This mower has a 300lb weight capacity.
Does the mower mulch the grass?
Mindi on May 7, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes. It comes with a side discharge attachment or a mulching attachment so you can do either. Real easy to change them out. I've had mine for about a year. It's awesome.
I read this one has eectric start feature included - please confirm. Also is this the Troy-Bilt TB30R (30?) 420cc mower or something else.

Thanks
Ralph on Feb 15, 2016
BEST ANSWER: This model is the TB30 with electric start.
Can you buy a grass catcher?
Robin L on Oct 9, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Unfortunately, CPO does not carry a catcher for this mower. Please contact Troy-Bilt direct for more options and information. 800-828-5500
What does it weigh?
RC on May 21, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The mower weighs 340 pounds.
Im 52 & single (woman),without tools or mechanical knowhow ..when you describe the mower as arriving "fully assembled",does that mean I can just fuel & ride?
Kathy on Mar 17, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes,this model is fully assembled packaged in a crate.
Ran over a rock and the mower stopped and will not start
Anthony on Feb 6, 2016
BEST ANSWER: You have a sheared flywheel key. You have to remove the flywheel shroud and flywheel and you will see that the key that fits in the keyway on the shaft is no longer lined up. This is a safety feature to keep the shaft from getting bent if you hit something. Order the new flywheel key (about 4.00) and insert it in shaft and line up flywheel and install flywheel over the keyway. There are many youtube videos that show you how to safely remove flywheel and put in the new flywheel key. Or take it to a small engine repair mechanic who will charge you about 75-100.00 labor.
Does this mower cut grass while in the reverse position ?
Cindy on Oct 27, 2015
BEST ANSWER: According to the manual, page 19 figure 5-1, the blade will be engaged in the reverse position. You must move the selector to reverse caution mode and press the yellow reverse button to do so.
Is the steering adjustable
Priscille on Jul 20, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No, this model does not have an adjustable steering wheel.
Is their assembly required? And, this a brand new mower, correct? Not a refurbished or used one?
njelsen19 on Jul 20, 2015
BEST ANSWER: This listing is for a new product and it comes fully assembled.
In Google search engine whenever I try to find this product, Google gives me your companys information as trusted store. Total price listed in google is $999 no tax and free shipping. I really dont understand whenever I try to buy this product from online, it gives me extra $80 for shipping.. Doest make any sense to me..
Hardik on Jun 23, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The extra charge you are seeing is a freight charge due to the size and the weight of the mower, it must be shipped on a tractor trailer.
Does mower cut in reverse?Does mower have deck wash attachments?
Will on Apr 12, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The mower can cut in reverse using Reverse Caution Mode, however it is not recommended for safest use. There are no deck wash attachments for this mower.
Is a grass catcher available on this product?
Kay on Jul 29, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this has a twin bagger available. It is model number 19A30014OEM.
Is this the newer 29,000 model or the older model?
A shopper on Feb 21, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It's the 29J Mini Rider, not comparable to any Sears version
I am 6'6" tall will I be comfortable on this mower?
Haleyandsadie M on Jan 27, 2017
BEST ANSWER: I'm 6' 2" and am ok with the seat in the default setting. You can adjust it back a few inches.
Is there a rope pull kit???
chet l on Jan 12, 2017
BEST ANSWER: No.
Having problems starting my mower have replaced the spark plug and new battery. Engine is not turning over what could be the problem?
Charles W on Nov 18, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support at 800-828-5500.
When I turn the key it won't start and just clicks. What could be the problem?
A shopper on Oct 18, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Please contact Troy-Bilt direct for tech support. You can reach them at 800-828-5500.
Is there a bagger for this model?
robert d on Oct 18, 2016
BEST ANSWER: There is a twin bagger kit available for this mower.Model number 19A30014OEM
Does it have a attachment in the rear where you can pull a lawn roller or wagon ?
Dennis H on Oct 6, 2016
BEST ANSWER: yes
What size bolt hounds the blade on
Chad on Jun 23, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Your question would be best answered by Troy-Bilt direct. Please contact them direct at 800-828-5500
I live in Alachua, FlA. 32615 Is there a service center near me that can service this unit if I buy one?
Bob on Jun 15, 2016
BEST ANSWER: ALL SEASONS OUTDOOR POWER & PE
15207 WEST NEWBERRY ROAD
NEWBERRY, FL 32669
Phone: (352) 472-3699

ALL SEASONS OUTDOOR POWER
15207 WEST NEWBERRY ROAD
NEWBERRY, FL 32669
Phone: (352) 472-3699
Which motor is better the Briggs & Stratton 10.5 hp or the Troy built 420 cc
jim on Dec 20, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Currently we sell more Briggs and Stratton however that does not make Briggs & Stratton better. Better would be based on the needs and application. For assistance, please contact our sales department.
how long and how wide is this mower? need to know if it will fit in a corner of the garage with the car in it
Paul on Sep 26, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The dimensions are 64 x 34 x 26 inches.
Does this mower have a floating deck?
Ken on Sep 25, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No, this unit does not have a floating deck.
can this item be purchased in Canada, Winnipeg Manitoba to be more specific. Thank you
Max on Aug 11, 2015
BEST ANSWER: You would need to contact Troy-Bilt directly for inquires about local retailers. CPO does not ship to Canada at this time.
Does it have a grass catcher attachment. If so, how much?
Rick on Jul 29, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The 19A30014OEM Riding Mower Bagger for 30-inch Decks is available at www.troybilt.com for $241.99.
Do they make Troy Bilt in 24 or 26inch Blade in the rear rider
None on Jun 1, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Unfortunately, we do not sell any of their riding mowers less than 30-in.