980M Wheel Loader | Front Loader | Tier 3

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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.

Engine - Tier 3/Stage IIIA Equivalent

Emissions
Tier 3/Stage IIIA

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

Buckets

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

Dimensions - Standard Lift

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

Operating Specifications

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

Transmission

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

Engine

Net Power - ISO 9249
373 HP
Displacement
763 in³
Maximum Power - 1,800 rpm - SAE J1995
412 HP
Maximum Net Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 9249
373 HP
Maximum Net Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric
378 HP
Maximum Net Power - 1,800 rpm - SAE J1349
373 HP
Maximum Net Power - 1,800 rpm - SAE J1349 - Metric
378 HP
Maximum Net Torque - 1,000 rpm
1505 lb/ft
Maximum Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 14396
406 HP
Maximum Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 14396 - Metric
412 HP
Maximum Power - 1,800 rpm - SAE J1995 - Metric
417 HP
Peak Gross Torque - 1,300 rpm - ISO 14396
1602 lb/ft
Peak Gross Torque - 1,300 rpm - SAE J1995
1617 lb/ft
Engine Model
Cat C13

Hydraulic System

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

Service Refill Capacities

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

Sound

With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)
112 dB(A)
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)
75 dB(A)
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013)
78 dB(A)*
Note
*Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio.

Dimensions - High Lift

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

Bucket Capacities

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