Wheel Loaders

966M XE Wheel Loader | Front Loader

Overview
Specifications
Equipment

Product Description

The Cat® 966M XE Wheel Loader is the class leader in fuel efficiency and offers significantly lower long-term costs. This machine meets emission standards and is designed to improve fuel economy without interrupting performance. The reliability, durability, and versatility results in a machine that is better built to meet your needs.

Product Specifications

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Engine
Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249
298 HP 222 kW
Net Power - ISO 9249
298 HP 222 kW
Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - SAE J1995
1275 ft·lbf 1728 N·m
Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349 - Metric
302 HP 222 kW
Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric
302 HP 222 kW
Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349
298 HP 222 kW
Engine Model
Cat C9.3
Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - ISO 14396
1260 ft·lbf 1708 N·m
Maximum Net Torque - 1,200 rpm
1193 ft·lbf 1618 N·m
Service Refill Capacities
Cooling System
19 gal (US) 71.6 l
Crankcase
6.5 gal (US) 24.5 l
Hydraulic Tank
33 gal (US) 125 l
Differential - Final Drives - Front
15.1 gal (US) 57 l
Sound
With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)**
67 dB(A) 67 dB(A)
Service Refill Capacities
Differential - Final Drives - Rear
15.1 gal (US) 57 l
Sound
Note (1)
*Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio.
Service Refill Capacities
Transmission
16.6 gal (US) 63 l
Weights
Operating Weight
51176 lb 23220 kg
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Forward - 1
4.1 mile/h 6.7 km/h
Forward - 4
24.5 mile/h 39.5 km/h
Operating Specifications
Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - With Tire Deflection
32329 lb 14668 kg
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Forward - 3
13.5 mile/h 22.1 km/h
Operating Specifications
Breakout Force
38984 lbf 173 kN
Bucket Capacities
Bucket Capacities
3.20-7.40 m³ (4.19-9.68 yd³)
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Forward - 2
7.7 mile/h 12.6 km/h
Operating Specifications
Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - No Tire Deflection
34873 lb 15822 kg
Sound
Note (2)
**For machines in European Union countries and in countries that adopt the ?EU Directives.?
With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)**
105 LWA***
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)
67 dB(A) 67 dB(A)
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Reverse - 1
4.1 mile/h 6.7 km/h
Hydraulic System
Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure
4496 psi 31000 kPa
Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 1,600 rpm
102 gal/min 385 l/min
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Reverse - 2
7.7 mile/h 12.6 km/h
Service Refill Capacities
Fuel Tank
79.8 gal (US) 302 l
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Reverse - 3
17.1 mile/h 28 km/h
Hydraulic System
Implement Pump Type
Variable Displacement Piston
Buckets
Bucket Capacities
3.20-7.40 m³ (4.19-9.68 yd³)
Engine
Displacement
568 in³ 9.3 l
Sound
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013)
76 dB(A)*
Operating Specifications
Note (2)
Full compliance to ISO 143971:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.
Dimensions - High Lift
Rack Back - Carry Height
49 degrees
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight
7.17 ft 2180 mm
Note
All dimensions are approximate and based on L3 XHA2 tires.
Tread Width
7.33 ft 2230 mm
Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch
5.83 ft 1775 mm
Weights
Note
Weight based on a machine configuration with Michelin 26.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires, full fluids, operator, standard counterweight, cold start, roading fenders, Product Link™, manual diff lock/open axles (front/rear), power train guard, secondary steering, sound suppression and a 4.2 m³ (5.5 yd³) general purpose bucket with BOCE.
Dimensions - High Lift
Rack Back at Ground
39 degrees
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Rack Back - Carry Height
50 degrees
Rack Back - Maximum Lift
62 degrees
Dimensions - High Lift
Height - Top of ROPS
11.75 ft 3587 mm
Hydraulic System
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total
10.1 s 10.1 s
Dimensions - High Lift
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift
15.75 ft 4793 mm
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Rack Back at Ground
42 degrees
Dimensions - High Lift
Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch
5.83 ft 1775 mm
Height - Top of Hood
9.25 ft 2818 mm
Wheel Base
11.67 ft 3550 mm
Operating Specifications
Note (1)
For a machine configuration as defined under ?Weight.?
Sound
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)
107 dB(A) 107 dB(A)
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Hinge Pin Height at Carry
2.08 ft 630 mm
Transmission - Virtual Gears
Note
Maximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L3 tires with 826 mm (32.5 in) roll radius.
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Overall Length - Without Bucket
23.92 ft 7289 mm
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe
11.58 ft 3522 mm
Ground Clearance
1.42 ft 434 mm
Dimensions - High Lift
Ground Clearance
1.42 ft 434 mm
Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight
8.17 ft 2500 mm
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Height - Top of ROPS
11.75 ft 3587 mm
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift
11.92 ft 3643 mm
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift
13.92 ft 4235 mm
Wheel Base
11.67 ft 3550 mm
Service Refill Capacities
DEF Tank
4.4 gal (US) 16.8 l
Dimensions - High Lift
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift
13.58 ft 4140 mm
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe
11.58 ft 3522 mm
Hinge Pin Height at Carry
2.58 ft 778 mm
Tread Width
7.33 ft 2230 mm
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Height - Top of Hood
9.25 ft 2818 mm
Dimensions - High Lift
Note
All dimensions are approximate and based on L3 XHA2 tires.
Maximum Width over Tires
9.83 ft 3009 mm
Dimensions - Standard Lift
Maximum Width over Tires
9.83 ft 3009 mm
Engine
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.
Dimensions - High Lift
Overall Length - Without Bucket
26.58 ft 8109 mm
Sound
Note (3)
***European Union Directive ?2000/14/EC? as amended by ?2005/88/EC.?
Dimensions - High Lift
Rack Back - Maximum Lift
71 degrees
Engine - Tier 4 Final/Stage IV
Emissions
Tier 4/Stage IV
Units:USMetric
Standard Equipment
POWER TRAIN
HYDRAULICS
ELECTRICAL AND LIGHTING
OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
COMPUTERIZED MONITORING SYSTEM
CAT CONNECT TECHNOLOGIES
LINKAGE
FLUIDS
OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT
Optional Equipment
POWER TRAIN
HYDRAULICS
ELECTRICAL AND LIGHTING
OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
CAT CONNECT TECHNOLOGIES
LINKAGE
FLUIDS
STARTERS, BATTERIES, AND ALTERNATORS
WORK TOOLS
OTHER OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT
OPTIONAL APPLICATION SPECIFIC CONFIGURATIONS

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