Ariens IKON-X 52" 915223

23hp Kawasaki FR691 Zero Turn Mower

Final Score
Final Score
A score from 1 to 100 based on reviews all over the web combined with our team of experts.
4.3/5 from
 19 users
Ariens IKON-X 52″ 915223
We spent 7.4 hours reading reviews from customers and experts. In summary, here’s what users think:

6 reasons to buy

  • The Ariens 915223 IKON-X is a great mower that comes with a competitive price tag.
  • It is built tough and is excellent in cutting grass.
  • The mower’s Kawasaki engine provides plenty of power for mowing acres of lawn.
  • Equipped with a good engine, the mower has high torque even when running at lower speeds.
  • This 52″ Zero Turn Mower has great handling and is easy to drive.
  • Its deck sticks out more on one side which allows you to cut grass on curb edges.

3 reasons not to buy

  • The mower does not come with headlights.
  • Due to the Ariens 915223 IKON-X’s short wheelbase, the mower may wheelie when climbing a slight hill with a heavy trailer load.
  • A few purchasers mentioned that the springs under the seat can cause riding to be a little rough.

Bottom Line

Majority of users loved the Ariens 915223 IKON-X’s competitive price and powerful engine. The engine provides lots of mowing power to ensure excellent grass cutting. Even though the short wheelbase can cause the mower to wheelie when pulling a heavy trailer load and climbing a slight hill, the mower still remains steerable. While the ride can get bumpy, a lot of buyers felt the mower’s Pro’s far outweighed it’s Cons and consider this a very good investment.


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3 Years


871 lbs

Additional Info

726cc Kawasaki FR V-Twin Engine, 10-Gauge Steel High-Back Padded Seat With Armrests, Mulch & Bag Kit Sold Separately

Video Reviews

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Tips for Ariens IKON-X 52″ 915223

  • Do not leave the mower’s key on. The hours will count even with the engine off.
  • Only use it on hills with greater than 15 degrees incline when going downhill.
  • Ensure that the mower’s seat is correctly assembled.
  • For use during dark days or fog, purchase the Ariens LED light kit here.



Q: Are there available grass catchers for this model?
A: No.

Q: Does it arrive assembled?
A: Yes, this mower arrives assembled.

Q: With a 52” deck, how wide does my shed door have to be?
A: 60 inches would be the recommended minimum width for the shed door.

Q: What is the mower’s max speed?
A: The Ariens IKON-X 52″ can mow at a maximum of 7 miles per hour.

Q: Is the Ariens IKON-X 52″ capable of mulching?
A: A mulching kit is required. You can purchase the Ariens 715140 52” Grass mulching Kit here.

Q: What is the mower’s maximum cutting height?
A: 4.5 inches.

Q: Is this mower capable of pulling a cart?
A: A hitch is needed to pull a cart. You can purchase a Zero Turn Lawn Mower Hitch here.


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