Wheel Excavators M317F Compact for a Variety of Tight Quarters

Product Specifications for M317F


Swing Radius and Key Dimensions


Swing Mechanism

Hydraulic System



Service Refill Capacities


Working Ranges

M317F Standard Equipment


  • Lighting: Boom LED working light
  • Lighting: LED light package, including all working lights (compatible with falling object guard). Working lights include cab mounted lights (two front, one rear), one on the counterweight for the rear camera and one on the right for the sideview camera.
  • Alternator, 100 A
  • Electrical refueling pump
  • Maintenance free batteries, heavy duty
  • Signal/warning horn
  • Lighting: Roading lights two rear, LED modules
  • Lighting: Cab interior LED Light
  • Main shut-off switch
  • Lighting: Roading lights two front, halogen


  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Power mode selector
  • Altitude 3000 m capability without de-rate
  • Fuel/water separator with water in fuel switch
  • Aftertreatment technologies including the Cat Clean Emission Module package (CEM), including a Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC), Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF), Selective Catalyst Reduction (SCR) and Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) system
  • Cat C4.4 Twin Turbo engine meets Stage IV emission standards
  • Automatic Engine Speed Control (AESC), including one touch low idle
  • Automatic starting aid
  • Engine Idle Shutdown (EIS)


  • Heavy lift mode
  • Basic control circuits: Medium pressure - Two-way, medium pressure circuit, for rotating or tilting of attachments
  • Load-sensing hydraulic system
  • All Cat XT-6 ES hoses
  • Stick Lowering Check Device (SLCV)
  • Basic control circuits: Quick coupler circuit and lines for hydraulic quick coupler (both Cat Pin Grabber and dedicated/CW Quick Couplers, controlled by a dedicated switch)
  • Separate swing pump
  • Stick regeneration circuit
  • Auxiliary boom and stick lines
  • Basic control circuits: Tool control/multi function - One/two-way high pressure for hammer application or opening and closing of attachments
  • Anti-drift valves for bucket, and tool control/multi-function circuits
  • Boom Lowering Check Valve (BLCV), including overload warning device
  • Basic control circuits: Programmable flow and pressure for up to 10 attachments - selection via monitor
  • Adjustable hydraulic sensitivity

Operator Station

  • Cigarette lighter (24 volt)
  • Beverage cup/can holder
  • Bolt-on Falling Object Guards (FOGS) capability
  • Bottle holder
  • Bottom mounted intermittent (four speeds) wiping system that covers the upper and lower windshield glass
  • Cameras: Rear mounted wide angle camera (integrated into the counterweight)
  • Cameras: Right side wide angle camera, mounted on the cooling hood
  • Cameras: Both cameras are displayed side by side on a dedicated large color monitor
  • Coat hook
  • Cruise Control System
  • Fastened seat belt warning signal
  • Floor mat, washable, with storage compartment
  • FM Radio with CD player, speakers and USB port
  • Fully adjustable suspension seat
  • Instrument panel, full graphic and color display: Information and warning messages in local language
  • Instrument panel, full graphic and color display: Gauges for fuel level, engine coolant, Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) and hydraulic oil temperature
  • Instrument panel, full graphic and color display: Filters/fluids change intervals
  • Instrument panel, full graphic and color display: Indicators for headlights, turning signal, low fuel, engine dial setting
  • Instrument panel, full graphic and color display: Clock with 10-day backup battery
  • Interior LED lighting with door switch
  • Joystick pilot operated with one proportional slider
  • Laminated upper front windshield
  • Left side console, tiltable, with lock out for all controls
  • Literature holder in right hand side panel
  • Mobile phone holder
  • Parking brake
  • Pin-code, engine start prevention
  • Power supply, 12V-10A
  • Rain protector*
  • Rear window (tempered glass)/emergency exit, with hammer
  • Retractable seat belt, integrated into the seat
  • Safety lever, integrated into the left console
  • Adjustable armrests
  • Reinforced (ROPS) cab structure compliant with 2006/42/EC and tested according to ISO 12117-2:2008
  • Air conditioner, heater and defroster with automatic climate control
  • Skylight, laminated glass
  • Sealed cab with positive filtered ventilation
  • Sliding door windows
  • Steering column, adjustable height and angle
  • Storage area suitable for a lunch box
  • Sunshade for windshield and skylight


  • All wheel drive
  • Automatic brake/axle lock
  • Creeper speed
  • Electronic swing and travel lock
  • Heavy-duty axles, advanced disc brake system and travel motor, adjustable braking force
  • Oscillating front axle, lockable, with remote greasing point
  • Steps with box in undercarriage (left and right)
  • Two-piece drive shaft with 1,000 hours greasing intervals
  • Two speed hydrostatic transmission
  • Spacer rings for tires

Other Equipment

  • Auto-lube, centralized greasing (implement and swing gear)
  • Automatic swing brake
  • Counterweight, 4300 kg
  • Engine emergency shutoff switch
  • Mirrors, wide angle, frame and cab
  • Product Link
  • SOS sampling valves for engine oil, hydraulic oil and coolant
  • Bucket linkage for digging sticks

M317F Optional Equipment

Auxiliary Controls and Lines

  • SmartBoom
  • Basic control circuits: Second high pressure - Additional two-way, high pressure circuit, for tools requiring a second high or medium pressure function
  • Basic control circuits: Grapple open/close controllable via bucket control on right joystick, can be selected in the monitor


  • Cat BIO HYDO Advanced HEES biodegradable hydraulic oil

Front Linkage

  • Sticks: 2600 mm
  • Sticks: 2450 mm
  • Booms: VA boom (two piece), 5020 mm
  • Booms: Offset boom, 5020 mm


  • Rotating beacon on cab
  • Adjustable travel alarm

Operator Station

  • Seat, adjustable high-back, with vertical and horizontal air-suspension and head rest: Deluxe seat adds automatic height and weight adjustment, pneumatic lumbar support, premium fabric, heated and ventilated
  • Windshield: One-piece impact resistant, laminated windshield and skylight (EN356 P5A standards, 10 mm)
  • Windshield: 70/30 split, openable
  • Joystick steering
  • Seat, adjustable high-back, with vertical and horizontal air-suspension and head rest: Comfort, automatic weight adjustment, mechanical lumbar support, heated
  • Advanced joysticks with two proportional sliders
  • Mirrors electrically adjustable and heated, frame and cab
  • High pressure auxiliary pedal
  • Falling Objects Guards (top and front)


  • Rear blade only (parallel)
  • Front blade (parallel)/rear outriggers
  • Front outriggers/rear blade (parallel)
  • Rear only (parallel), with wide axles
  • Travel restraint, for roading with a clamshell

Other Equipment

  • Cat Machine Security System (MSS)
  • Cooling protection package for dusty applications (includes fine mesh for enhanced radiator protection and engine air precleaner)
  • Fenders, front and rear
  • Ride Control
  • Tires
  • Attachments
  • Tilt-Rotator-Ready Package

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