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980M Wheel Loader | Front Loader | Tier 4

The 980M Wheel Loader is equipped with built-in proven technologies to help meet your expectations for productivity and fuel efficiency. Deep system integration provides you with a machine that has reduced emissions, improved performance and improved fuel economy without interrupting machine performance making it seamless to you. This machine deliversthe reliability, durability, and versatility you’ve come to expect from a Cat machine.

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    Product Specs

    Engine

    Net Power - ISO 9249 386 HP
    Emissions Tier 4/Stage IV
    Maximum Power - 1,700 rpm - SAE J1995 425 HP
    Engine Model Cat C13
    Maximum Power - 1,700 rpm - SAE J1995 - Metric 431 HP
    Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - ISO 14396 1609 ft·lbf
    Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - SAE J1995 1627 ft·lbf
    Maximum Net Power - 1,700 rpm - ISO 9249 386 HP
    Maximum Net Power - 1,700 rpm - SAE J1349 386 HP
    Maximum Net Power - 1,700 rpm - SAE J1349 - Metric 392 HP
    Maximum Net Power - 1,700 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric 392 HP
    Maximum Net Torque - 1,100 rpm 1515 ft·lbf
    Maximum Power - 1,700 rpm - ISO 14396 - Metric 426 HP
    Displacement 763 in³
    Maximum Power - 1,700 rpm - ISO 14396 420 HP
    Note The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.6 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 2.288 metric tonnes.

    Weights

    Operating Weight 66337 lb
    Note Weight based on a machine configuration with Michelin 29.5R25 XLDD1 L4 radial tires, full fluids, operator, standard counterweight, cold start, roading fenders, Product Link, open differential axles, secondary steering, sound suppression, and a 5.4 m³ (7.1 yd³) GP bucket with BOCE.

    Buckets

    Bucket Capacities 4.2-12.2 m³ (5.25-16.0 yd³)

    Sound

    With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008) 72 dB(A)
    Note (1) *Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio.
    With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008) 112 dB(A)
    With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)** 72 dB(A)
    With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)** 109 LWA***
    Note (2) **For machines in European Union countries and in countries that adopt the EU Directives.
    With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013) 78 dB(A)*
    Note (3) ***European Union Directive 2000/14/EC as amended by 2005/88/EC.

    Service Refill Capacities

    Differential - Final Drives - Front 22 gal (US)
    Crankcase 9.8 gal (US)
    Differential - Final Drives - Rear 22 gal (US)
    Cooling System 14 gal (US)
    Hydraulic Tank 40 gal (US)
    Transmission 20.3 gal (US)
    Fuel Tank 112.5 gal (US)
    DEF Tank 5.5 gal (US)

    Transmission

    Forward - 4 24.5 mT/hr
    Forward - 3 14.6 mT/hr
    Forward - 2 8.3 mT/hr
    Forward - 1 4.3 mT/hr
    Reverse - 3 16.7 mT/hr
    Reverse - 2 9.4 mT/hr
    Reverse - 1 4.8 mT/hr
    Reverse - 4 24.5 mT/hr
    Note Maximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L4 tires with 933 mm (37 in) roll radius.

    Operating Specifications

    Breakout Force 50357 lbf
    Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - With Tire Deflection 43133 lb
    Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - No Tire Deflection 45847 lb
    Note (1) For a machine configuration as defined under "Weight."
    Note (2) Full compliance to ISO 143971:2007 Sections 1 thru 6.

    Hydraulic System

    Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 2,250 rpm 119 gal/min
    Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure 4975 psi
    Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total 10.1 s

    Dimensions - High Lift

    Wheel Base 12.5 ft
    Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch 6.25 ft
    Maximum Width over Tires 10.83 ft
    Overall Length - Without Bucket 26.83 ft
    Tread Width 8 ft
    Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 13.08 ft
    Height - Top of Hood 10.25 ft
    Note All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 29.5R25 XLDD1 L4 radial tires.
    Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe 12.33 ft
    Hinge Pin Height at Carry 2.25 ft
    Rack Back - Maximum Lift 61 degrees
    Rack Back - Carry Height 48 degrees
    Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight 8.17 ft
    Ground Clearance 1.42 ft
    Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 15.58 ft
    Rack Back at Ground 39 degrees
    Height - Top of ROPS 12.58 ft

    Dimensions - Standard Lift

    Height - Top of ROPS 12.58 ft
    Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 14.83 ft
    Height - Top of Hood 10.25 ft
    Ground Clearance 1.42 ft
    Overall Length - Without Bucket 26.17 ft
    Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 12.42 ft
    Maximum Width over Tires 10.83 ft
    Wheel Base 12.5 ft
    Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch 6.25 ft
    Hinge Pin Height at Carry 2.08 ft
    Rack Back - Maximum Lift 61 degrees
    Note All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 29.5R25 XLDD1 L4 radial tires.
    Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight 8.17 ft
    Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe 12.33 ft
    Tread Width 8 ft
    Rack Back - Carry Height 48 degrees
    Rack Back at Ground 40 degrees

    Engine - Tier 4 Final/Stage IV

    Emissions Tier 4/Stage IV

    Bucket Capacities

    Bucket Range 4.2-12.2 m³ (5.25-16.0 yd³)