Selection For small to medium-sized lawns

RM 253 T Lawn mower

Petrol lawn mower with wide cutting width and 1-speed drive

Overview

The RM 253 T features the largest cutting width (51cm/20") of the 2 series range, perfect for lawns up to 1800 m². The single-speed drive allows you to mow the lawn without having to push the mower, great for steeper lawns. The central cutting height adjustment features seven settings, from 25 to 75 mm ensuring you lawn is cut to the height you require. The powerful engine is nice and easy to start and offers plenty of power to efficiently mow your lawn. The RM 253 T comes with a 5 year extended domestic warranty (subject to registration and annual servicing).

£495.00*

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Price

* Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of July 2021. 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

Technical data

Technical data Value
Uncertainty factor K m/s² 2.2
Guaranteed sound power level LWAd [dB(A)] dB(A) 97
Uncertainty factor KpA [dB(A)] dB(A) 2
Vibration value ahw m/s² 5.5
Lawns m² up to 1.800
Weight kg 29
Cutting width cm 51
Displacement cm³ 139
Working speed rpm 2.800
Cutting height mm 25-75
Nominal output 2.1 kW / 2.8 PS
Grass catcher box l 55
Engine type STIHL EVC 200.2

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

Standard features

  • Self-propelled Zoom
    Self-propelled

    Self-propelled STIHL lawn mowers take the effort out of lawn mowing. The drive mechanism propels the mower without it physically having to be pushed. This makes working easier, especially on large lawns and inclines.

  • Highlift blade Zoom
    Highlift blade

    The highlift blade gives a precise finish to the lawn and ensures optimal filling of the grass catcher box. The blade creates a strong air current in the housing, which makes the grass stand upright before cutting and efficiently carries the clippings into the catcher box using an integrated and powerful air flow system.

  • Smooth running wheels Zoom
    Smooth running wheels

    The smooth running wheels of the STIHL lawn mowers are extremely robust and hard-wearing. They have been equipped with a traction pattern and directional stability tread pattern for effortless manoeuvring and to help hold perfect line during mowing.

  • Super soft grip Zoom
    Super soft grip

    The super soft grip is comfortable to hold, especially when used over longer periods.

  • Foldable handlebar Zoom
    Foldable handlebar

    Thanks to its foldable handlebars, the lawn mower can be made even more compact for space-saving storage or for transport.

  • Sheet steel deck Zoom
    Sheet steel deck

    The torsion-resistant sheet steel deck is extremely durable and built to last.

  • Central cutting height adjustment Zoom
    Central cutting height adjustment

    The central cutting height adjustment is spring-loaded, which makes it easy to set the desired cutting height in several settings. The current height is indicated by a scale.

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

Accessories

    • SAE 30 engine oil Zoom
      SAE 30 engine oil

      High-performance engine oil for 4-stroke engines. For use in all conditions in gardens, with high-quality base oils and additives for ideal lubrication and low consumption, API SJ/CF.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of July 2021. 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.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

Languages Date Link
manual icon International 28/06/2021