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980 XE

The Cat® 980 XE Wheel Loader delivers increased fuel efficiency, premium performance with simple-to-use standard technologies to boost operator efficiencies, and lower maintenance costs. This machine is designed to meet emission standards without interrupting operation. Improved performance, reliability, durability, and versatility result in a machine that is better built to meet your needs.

Engine

Net Power @ 1,700 rpm – ISO 9249:2007, SAE J1349:2011

393HP

Engine Model

Cat C13

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.

Note (1)

Cat engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards.

Gross Torque @ 1,200 rpm – SAE J1995:2014

1627lb/ft

Engine Torque @ 1,200 rpm – ISO 14396:2002

1612lb/ft

Net Torque @ 1,100 rpm – ISO 9249:2007, SAE J1349:2011

1539lb/ft

Engine Power @ 1,700 rpm – ISO 14396:2002

420HP

Gross Power @ 1,700 rpm – SAE J1995:2014

425HP

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, sound s

Bucket Capacities

Bucket Range

4.0-14.5 m³ 5.25-19 yd³

Transmission

Forward - 1

4.4mile/h

Forward - 2

8.4mile/h

Forward - 3

14.9mile/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

5mile/h

Reverse - 2

9.6mile/h

Reverse - 3

18.3mile/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*

110

With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)

70dB(A)

With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Speed - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)

107dB(A)

With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Speed - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013)

75

With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Speed - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)

70dB(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

51008lbf

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

24.3gal (US)

Differential - Final Drives - Rear

24.3gal (US)

Fuel Tank

112.5gal (US)

Hydraulic Tank

40.4gal (US)

Transmission

20.3gal (US)

Hydraulic System

Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure

4975psi

Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total

10.1 seconds

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

Width over Tires (Loaded)

10.9ft

Dimensions - Standard Lift

Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight

8.7ft

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

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

Width over Tires (Loaded)

10.9ft

Sustainability

Recyclability

98%

Standard Equipment:

  • Operator Environment
    • Cab, pressurized, sound suppression
    • EH implement controls, parking brake
    • Steering, joystick
    • Seat, suede/cloth, air suspension, heated
    • Touchscreen display
    • Visibility: mirrors, rear-vision camera
    • Mirrors, heated
    • Air conditioner, heater, defroster (auto temp, fan)
    • Sun visor, front, retractable
    • Sun visor, rear, retractable
    • Window cleaning platform, front
    • Windows, front, safety laminated rounded glass
  • On-board Technologies
    • Cat Payload scale
    • Autodig with Auto Set Tires
    • Operator ID & machine security
    • Application Profiles
    • Job Aids
    • Controls Help and eOMM
  • Power Train
    • Cat C13 engine
    • Electric fuel priming pump
    • Fuel-water separator and secondary fuel filter
    • Engine, air precleaner
    • Axles, open differentials
    • Axles, ecology drains
    • Transmission, continuous variable
    • Rimpull control
    • Throttle lock mode
    • Service brakes, hydraulic, fully enclosed wet disc, wear indicators
    • Hill and speed hold on grades
    • Park brake, caliper on front axles, spring applied-pressure released
  • Hydraulics
    • Implement system, load sensing with variable displacement piston pump
    • Steering system, load sensing with dedicated variable displacement piston pump
    • Ride control, dual accumulators
    • Oil sampling valves, Cat XT hoses
  • Electrical
    • Starting and charging system, 24V
    • Starter, electric, heavy duty
    • Lights: halogen, 4 work lights, 2 rear-vision lights
    • Lights: roading with turn signals
  • Monitoring System
    • Front dash with analog gauges, LCD display, and warning lights
    • Primary touchscreen monitor (Cat Payload, quad screens, machine settings & messages)
  • Linkage
    • Standard lift, Z-bar
    • Kickouts: lift and tilt

Optional Equipment:

  • Operator Environment
    • Door, remote opening system
    • Entertainment radio (FM, AM, USB, BT)
    • Entertainment radio (DAB+)
    • CB radio ready
    • Seat, leather/cloth, air suspension, heated/ cooled
    • 360° vision system
    • Cat Detect rear radar system
    • Dedicated rearview screen
    • 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, AOC ready, extreme temperature seals
    • Axles, oil cooler
  • 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
    • Fast fill fuel tank
    • Toolbox
    • Wheel chocks
    • Secondary steering system, electrical
  • Special Configurations
    • Aggregate handler
    • Waste and industrial
    • Forestry, logger

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