980

980

The Cat® 980 Wheel Loader brings premium performance with simple to-use technologies as a standard offering, boosting operator efficiencies and delivering increased productivity. Improved performance, reliability, durability, and versatility result ...
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Engine

Net Power @ 1,700 rpm – ISO 9249:2007, SAE J1349:2011
393HP
Engine Model
Cat C13
Note (1)
Cat engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Korea Tier 4 Final, and Japan 2014 emission standards.
Note (2)
The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, alternator, air cleaner, and aftertreatment.
Gross Torque @ 1,200 rpm – SAE J1995:2014
1627lb/ft
Displacement
12.5 L
Engine Torque @ 1,200 rpm – ISO 14396:2002
1612lb/ft
Gross Power @ 1,700 rpm – SAE J1995:2014
425HP
Net Torque @ 1,100 rpm – ISO 9249:2007, SAE J1349:2011
1539lb/ft
Engine Power @ 1,700 rpm – ISO 14396:2002
429HP

Weights

Operating Weight
66877lb
Note
? Weight based on a machine configuration with Bridgestone 29.5R25 VSNT L4 radial tires, full fluids, operator, standard counterweight, ride control cold start, roading fenders, Product Link, open differential axles (front/rear), secondary steering, sou

Bucket Capacities

Bucket Range
4.0-14.5 m³ 5.25-19 yd³

Transmission

Forward - 1
4.3mile/h
Forward - 2
8.3mile/h
Forward - 3
14.6mile/h
Forward - 4
24.5mile/h
Note
Maximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L4 tires with 935 mm (37 in) roll radius.
Reverse - 1
4.8mile/h
Reverse - 2
9.4mile/h
Reverse - 3
16.7mile/h
Reverse - 4
24.5mile/h

Sound

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

Air Conditioning System

Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.9 kg (4.2 lb) of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent 2.717 metric tonnes (2.995 tons).

Operating Specifications

Breakout Force
51008lb
Note (1)
For a machine configuration as defined under ?Weight.?
Note (2)
Full compliance to ISO 14397-1:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.
Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - No Tire Deflection
20965kg
Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - With Tire Deflection
43432lb

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System
13.7gal (US)
Crankcase
9.8gal (US)
DEF Tank
5.5gal (US)
Differential - Final Drives - Front
22.2gal (US)
Differential - Final Drives - Rear
22.4gal (US)
Fuel Tank
112.5gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
40.4gal (US)
Transmission
20.3gal (US)

Hydraulic System

Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure
4975psi
Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 2,250 rpm
119gal/min

Dimensions

Note
All dimensions are approximate and based on machine equipped with 5.4 m3 (7.1 yd3) general purpose bucket with BOCE and Bridgestone 29.5R25 VSNT L4 radial tires.

Dimensions - High Lift

Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight
8.9ft
Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch
6.3ft
Ground Clearance
1.5ft
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe
12.5ft
Height - Top of Hood
10.1ft
Height - Top of ROPS
12.7ft
Hinge Pin Height at Carry
2.2ft
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift
15.7ft
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift
13.6ft
Overall Length - Without Bucket
27.5ft
Tread Width
8ft
Wheel Base
12.6ft
Rack Back - Carry Height
50 degrees
Rack Back - Maximum Lift
61 degrees
Rack Back at Ground
40 degrees
Width over Tires (Loaded)
10.9ft

Dimensions - Standard Lift

Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch
6.3ft
Ground Clearance
456mm
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe
3764mm
Height - Top of Hood
3064mm
Height - Top of ROPS
3829mm
Hinge Pin Height at Carry
2.2ft
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift
4554mm
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift
3881mm
Overall Length - Without Bucket
8155mm
Tread Width
8ft
Wheel Base
3800mm
Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight
2661mm
Rack Back - Carry Height
50 degrees
Rack Back - Maximum Lift
61 degrees
Rack Back at Ground
40 degrees
Width over Tires (Loaded)
10.9ft

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

    Operator Environment
    • Door, remote opening system
    • HMU steering wheel
    • Entertainment radio (FM, AM, USB, BT)
    • Entertainment radio (DAB+)
    • CB radio ready
    • Seat, suede/cloth, air suspension, heated
    • Seat, leather/cloth, air suspension, heated/ cooled
    • 360° vision system
    • Cat Detect rear radar system
    • Dedicated rearview screen
    • Mirrors, heated
    • Windows, front, heavy duty, or full guards
    On-board Technologies
    • Cat Advanced Payload
    • Cat Payload Printer
    Power Train
    • Turbine, air precleaner
    • Radiator, high debris
    • Cooling fan, reversible
    • Axles, limited slip differential(s)
    • Axles, ecology drains, AOC ready, extreme temperature seals
    • Axles, oil cooler
    • Heavy Duty transmission
    Hydraulics
    • 3rd auxiliary function with ride control
    • Quick coupler control
    Electrical
    • Cold start, 120V or 240V
    • Lights: LED
    • Warning beacon
    Monitoring System
    • Reversing strobe lights
    Linkage
    • High lift, Z-bar
    Additional Equipment
    • Cat Autolube system
    • Fenders, extensions or roading
    • Guards: power train, crankcase, cab, cylinders, rear
    • Biodegradable hydraulic oil
    • High-speed oil change system
    • Rear cab access
    • Fast fill fuel tank
    • Toolbox
    • Wheel chocks
    • Secondary steering system, electrical
    Special Configurations
    • Aggregate handler
    • Waste and industrial
    • Forestry, logger
    • Steel mill
    • Block handler