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Specification Summary

Maximum Gross Power
160 HP
Operating Weight
31382 lb
Bucket Capacities
2.1-5.0 m³ (2.7-6.5 yd³)
ROPS
ISO 3471:2008
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Engine

Maximum Gross Power
160 HP
Rated Net Power - 1,800 rpm - SAE J1349 at Minimum Fan Speed (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
163 HP
Maximum Gross Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 14396 (DIN) (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
170 HP
Maximum Gross Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 14396 (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
168 HP
Displacement (Performance Power Mode: Speed Range 1-4)
427 in³
Maximum Gross Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 14396 (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
160 HP
Displacement (Standard Power Mode: Speed Range 1-3*)
427 in³
Maximum Gross Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 14396 (DIN) (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
162 HP
Maximum Net Torque - ISO 9249:2007 (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
587 ft·lbf
Rated Net Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 9249 at Minimum Fan Speed (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
164 HP
Maximum Net Torque - ISO 9249:2007 (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
572 ft·lbf
Rated Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249 at Minimum Fan Speed (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
156 HP
Engine Model
Cat C7.1 ACERT**
Maximum Gross Torque - ISO 14396 (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
601 ft·lbf
Maximum Gross Torque - ISO 14396 (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
586 ft·lbf
Maximum Net Torque - SAE J1349 (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
588 ft·lbf
Maximum Net Torque - SAE J1349 (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
573 ft·lbf
Note (1)
Net power ratings are tested at the reference conditions for the specified standard and denote power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with alternator, air cleaner, emission components and fan at specified speed.
Note (2)
*Range 4 power and torque is equal to Performance Mode with Caterpillar Power by Range technology.
Note (3)
**The Cat C7.1 ACERT engine meets Tier 4 Final/Stage V off-highway emission standards.
Rated Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249 (DIN) at Minimum Fan Speed (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
158 HP
Rated Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349 at Minimum Fan Speed (Standard Power Mode: Range 1-3*)
156 HP
Rated Net Power - 1,800 rpm - ISO 9249 (DIN) at Minimum Fan Speed (Performance Power Mode: Range 1-4)
166 HP

Buckets

Bucket Capacities
2.1-5.0 m³ (2.7-6.5 yd³)
Bucket Capacities - Light Material
3.1-5.0 m³ (4.0-6.5 yd³)
Bucket Capacities - General Purpose
2.1-2.7 m³ (2.7-3.5 yd³)

Weights

Operating Weight
31382 lb

Cab

ROPS
ISO 3471:2008
FOPS
ISO 3449:2005 Level II
Note (1)
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
Note (2)
The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008*, when properly installed and maintained, are:
– Standard cab: 68 ±3 dB(A)
– Deluxe cab: 66 ±2 dB(A)
Note (3)
*The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.

Steering

Steering Cycle Times - Full Left to Full Right - At 1,800 rpm: 90 rpm Steering Wheel Speed
2.4 s
Number of Steering Wheel Turns - Full Left to Full Right or Full Right to Full Left
3.5 turns
Steering Articulation Angle - Each Direction
40°
Maximum Flow - Steering Pump
34 gal/min
Maximum Steering Torque - 0° (Straight Machine)
37155 ft·lbf
Maximum Steering Torque - 40° (Full Turn)
27747 ft·lbf
Maximum Working Pressure - Steering Pump
3500 psi

Loader Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Cycle Time - Standard Mode at 1,600 rpm - Float Down, Maximum Lift to Ground Level
2.7 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Standard Mode at 1,600 rpm - Raise, Ground Level to Maximum Lift
5.7 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Performance Mode at 1,800 rpm - Dump, at Maximum Lift Height
1.5 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Performance Mode at 1,800 rpm - Raise, Ground Level to Maximum Lift
5.1 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Performance Mode at 1,800 rpm - Float Down, Maximum Lift to Ground Level
2.7 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Standard Mode at 1,600 rpm - Total Cycle Time
10.1 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Standard Mode at 1,600 rpm - Dump, at Maximum Lift Height
1.7 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Performance Mode at 1,800 rpm - Total Cycle Time
9.3 s
Maximum Flow - Implement Pump - 3rd Function Maximum Flow*
50 gal/min
Maximum Flow - Implement Pump
50 gal/min
Maximum Flow - Implement Pump - 4th Function Maximum Flow*
42 gal/min
Maximum Working Pressure - Implement Pump
3771 psi
Note (1)
*3rd and 4th function flow is fully adjustable from 20% to 100% of maximum flow through the secondary display, when equipped.
Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder
4061 psi
Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder - 3rd and 4th Function Maximum Working Pressure
3771 psi
Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder - 3rd and 4th Function Relief Pressure
4061 psi

Sound

Note (1)
European Union Directive “2000/14/EC”
Operator Sound Pressure (ISO 6396:2008)
72 dB(A)
Average Exterior Sound Pressure (ISO 6395:2008)
101 dB(A)

Axles

Rear
Oscillating ±11 degrees; Open differential (standard); Limited slip differential (optional)
Front
Fixed; Locking differential (standard)

Tires

Note (3)
Caterpillar recommends that you consult a tire supplier to evaluate all conditions before selecting a tire model.
Note (1)
Other tire choices are available. Contact your Cat dealer for details.
Note (2)
In certain applications, the loader’s productive capabilities may exceed the tire’s tonnes-km/h (ton-mph) capabilities.
Other Choices Include
20.5 R25, radial (L-2); 20.5 R25, radial (L-5); 20.5-25 12PR (L-2); 20.5-25 12PR (L-3); 20.5-25 16PR (L-5); 600/65 R25 radial (L-3); Skidder/Agriculture; Solid Tires
Standard Size
20.5 R25, radial (L-3)

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 of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 2.717 metric tonnes.

Service Refill Capacities

Note
DEF used in Cat SCR systems must meet the requirements outlined in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 22241-1.
Cooling System
7.9 gal (US)
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Tank
5 gal (US)
Engine Crankcase
5.3 gal (US)
Front Axles
6.9 gal (US)
Fuel Tank
51.5 gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank
43.6 gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
23.8 gal (US)
Rear Axles
6.6 gal (US)
Transmission - Gear Box
2.2 gal (US)

Transmission

Forward and Reverse - Range 1*
1-13 km/h (0.6-8 mph)
Forward and Reverse - Range 2
8 mile/h
Forward and Reverse - Range 3
17 mile/h
Forward and Reverse - Range 4
25 mile/h
Note
*Creeper control allows maximum speed range adjustability from 1 km/h (0.6 mph) to 13 km/h (8 mph) in Range 1 through the secondary display, when equipped. Factory default is 7 km/h (4.4 mph).