Husqvarna LB 553S e is a reliable and dedicated BioClip® mower, designed for tough, professional use. The design has focussed on achieving the best possible ergonomic conditions for the operator and extra-ordinary cutting results, even in wet weather. The cutting width is 53 cm and the central cutting height adjustment is spring loaded to make adjustment as easy as possible. Front-wheel drive for optimal handling and light-weight wheels of aluminium, with double ball bearings and rubber tyres. LB 553S e has an easy-start Honda OHC engine and is also equipped with an ergonomic and side adjustable handle including an effective Anti-Vibration System, which helps the model fulfil A(8) EN836.

Cutting Height Adjustment

Comfortable spring-loaded central cutting height adjustment featuring 5 increments with a span from 27 to 64 mm.

Anti-vibration Handle

Full anti-vibration handle ensures comfortable operation during long working shifts.

Aluminium Chassis

Heavy-duty, cast aluminium chassis provides increased strength and a longer life.

Honda Gcv-engine

High-spec Honda engine. Powerful and easy starting.

Aluminium Rims

8-inch cast aluminium rims with double-sealed bearings. Rubber tyres provide deeper tread depth for increased traction and a more comfortable drive.


Cutting method BioClip®. The grass is cut twice and finely chopped before being returned to the lawn as natural fertiliser.

Foldable Handle

For simplified transport and storage.

Technical Specifications

Handle type Anti-vibration
Soft grip Yes
Handle height adjustment Yes
Foldable handle Yes
Side adjustable handle Yes
Ball bearing wheels Yes
Blade brake clutch (BBC) False
Throttle control Yes
Engine manufacturer Honda
Engine type OHC
Engine name GCV160
Cylinder displacement 10 cu.inch / 160 cm²
Net power at preset rpm 2.8 kW @ 2900 rpm
Engine lubrication type Splash
Fuel tank volume 0.25 gal. / 0.9 lit
Wheel size, front/rear 8 inch/8 inch / 203 mm/203 mm
Weight 80.9 lbs / 36.7 kg
Sound And Noise Data
Sound pressure level at operators ear 82 dB(A)
Sound power level, measured 96 dB(A)
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA) 97 dB(A)
Drive System
Drive system Self-propelled, single speed
Drive wheels Front
Speed 4.8 km/h
Cutting deck material Aluminium
Cutting methods BioClip®
Cutting width 21 inch / 53 cm
Cutting height, min-max 1.1 - 2.6 inch / 27 - 65 mm
Cutting height steps 5
Cutting height adjustment Central, spring-assisted
Rims, material Aluminium
Ball bearing wheels Yes
Emission, Vibration & Noise Data
Vibrations handlebar 4.1 m/s²