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Overview

The 962M Wheel Loader is equipped with built-in proven technologies to help meet your expectations for productivity and fuel efficiency. This wheel loader offers a standard lock up clutch torque converter, standard manual front locking differential axles, and improved standard ride control to significantly improve your fuel economy, performance and ergonomics. This machine delivers the reliability, durability, and versatility you’ve come to expect from a Cat machine.

Engine - Tier 4 Final/Stage IV

Units:
Emissions Tier 4/Stage IV Tier 4/Stage IV Less

Weights

Operating Weight 44591.0 lb 20226.0 kg Less
Note Weight based on a machine configuration with Michelin 23.5R25 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 3.3 m3 (4.3 yd3) general purpose bucket with BOCE. Weight based on a machine configuration with Michelin 23.5R25 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 3.3 m3 (4.3 yd3) general purpose bucket with BOCE. Less

Buckets

Bucket Capacities 2.5-9.2 m³ (3.3-12.0 yd³) 2.5-9.2 m³ (3.3-12.0 yd³) Less

Bucket Capacities

Bucket Range 2.5-9.2 m³ (3.3-12.0 yd³) 2.5-9.2 m³ (3.3-12.0 yd³) Less

Dimensions

Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight 85.0 in 2147.0 mm Less
Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch 66.0 in 1675.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 14.0 in 364.0 mm Less
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe 134.0 in 3411.0 mm Less
Height - Top of Hood 106.0 in 2694.0 mm Less
Height - Top of ROPS 136.0 in 3447.0 mm Less
Hinge Pin Height at Carry Height 26.0 in 669.0 mm Less
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 167.0 in 4235.0 mm Less
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 136.0 in 3477.0 mm Less
Maximum Width over Tires (loaded) 111.0 in 2824.0 mm Less
Note All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 23.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires. All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 23.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires. Less
Overall Length (without bucket) 285.0 in 7228.0 mm Less
Tread Width 84.0 in 2140.0 mm Less
Wheel Base 132.0 in 3350.0 mm Less

Dimensions - High Lift

Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight 7.08 ft 2147.0 mm Less
Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch 5.5 ft 1675.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 1.17 ft 361.0 mm Less
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe 11.17 ft 3408.0 mm Less
Height - Top of Hood 8.83 ft 2691.0 mm Less
Height - Top of ROPS 11.33 ft 3444.0 mm Less
Hinge Pin Height at Carry Height 2.58 ft 779.0 mm Less
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 14.83 ft 4524.0 mm Less
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 11.83 ft 3631.0 mm Less
Maximum Width - Over Tires - Loaded 9.25 ft 2824.0 mm Less
Note All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 23.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires. All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 23.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires. Less
Overall Length - Without Bucket 23.75 ft 7228.0 mm Less
Rack Back - Carry Height 49 degrees 49 degrees Less
Rack Back - Maximum Lift 59 degrees 59 degrees Less
Rack Back at Ground 37 degrees 37 degrees Less
Tread Width 7.0 ft 2140.0 mm Less
Wheel Base 11.0 ft 3350.0 mm Less

Dimensions - Standard Lift

Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight 7.08 ft 2147.0 mm Less
Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch 5.5 ft 1675.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 1.17 ft 364.0 mm Less
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe 11.17 ft 3411.0 mm Less
Height - Top of Hood 8.83 ft 2694.0 mm Less
Height - Top of ROPS 11.33 ft 3447.0 mm Less
Hinge Pin Height at Carry Height 2.17 ft 669.0 mm Less
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 13.92 ft 4235.0 mm Less
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 11.33 ft 3477.0 mm Less
Maximum Width - Over Tires - Loaded 9.25 ft 2824.0 mm Less
Note All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 23.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires. All dimensions are approximate and based on Michelin 23.5R25 XHA2 L3 radial tires. Less
Overall Length - Without Bucket 23.75 ft 7228.0 mm Less
Rack Back - Carry Height 49 degrees 49 degrees Less
Rack Back - Maximum Lift 59 degrees 59 degrees Less
Rack Back at Ground 37 degrees 37 degrees Less
Tread Width 7.0 ft 2140.0 mm Less
Wheel Base 11.0 ft 3350.0 mm Less

Engine

Displacement 428.0 in³ 7.0 l Less
Engine Model Cat C7.1 ACERT Cat C7.1 ACERT Less
Maximum Net Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 9249 250.0 HP 186.0 kW Less
Maximum Net Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric 253.0 HP 186.0 kW Less
Maximum Net Power - 2,100 rpm - SAE J1349 250.0 HP 186.0 kW Less
Maximum Net Torque - 1,350 rpm 865.0 ft·lbf 1172.0 N·m Less
Maximum Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 14396 269.0 HP 201.0 kW Less
Maximum Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 14396 - Metric 273.0 HP 201.0 kW Less
Maximum Power - 2,100 rpm - SAE J1995 271.0 HP 202.0 kW Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 250.0 HP 186.0 kW Less
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. 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. Less
Peak Gross Torque - 1,350 rpm - ISO 14396 918.0 ft·lbf 1245.0 N·m Less
Peak Gross Torque - 1,350 rpm - SAE J1995 921.0 ft·lbf 1249.0 N·m Less

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total 8.9 s 8.9 s Less
Implement Pump Type Variable Axial Piston Variable Axial Piston Less
Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure 4250.0 psi 29300.0 kPa Less
Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 2,150 rpm 76.0 gal/min 286.0 l/min Less

Operating Specifications

Breakout Force 42489.0 189.0 kN Less
Note (1) For a machine configuration as defined under ?Weight.? For a machine configuration as defined under ?Weight.? Less
Note (2) Full compliance to ISO 143971:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing. Full compliance to ISO 143971:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing. Less
Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - No Tire Deflection 27494.0 lb 12471.0 kg Less
Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - With Tire Deflection 25814.0 lb 11709.0 kg Less

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System 15.6 gal (US) 59.0 l Less
Crankcase 5.8 gal (US) 22.0 l Less
DEF Tank 4.2 gal (US) 16.0 l Less
Differential - Final Drives - Front 11.4 gal (US) 43.0 l Less
Differential - Final Drives - Rear 11.4 gal (US) 43.0 l Less
Fuel Tank 72.6 gal (US) 275.0 l Less
Hydraulic Tank 33.0 gal (US) 125.0 l Less
Transmission 11.4 gal (US) 43.0 l Less

Sound

Note (1) *Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio. *Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio. Less
Note (2) **For machines in European Union countries and in countries that adopt the ?EU Directives.? **For machines in European Union countries and in countries that adopt the ?EU Directives.? Less
Note (3) ***European Union Directive ?2000/14/EC? as amended by ?2005/88/EC.? ***European Union Directive ?2000/14/EC? as amended by ?2005/88/EC.? Less
With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)** 104 LWA*** 104 LWA*** Less
With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)** 69.0 dB(A) 69.0 dB(A) Less
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008) 107.0 dB(A) 107.0 dB(A) Less
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013) 75 dB(A)* 75 dB(A)* Less
With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008) 70.0 dB(A) 70.0 dB(A) Less

Transmission

Forward - 1 4.3 mile/h 6.9 km/h Less
Forward - 2 7.5 mile/h 12.0 km/h Less
Forward - 3 12.0 mile/h 19.3 km/h Less
Forward - 4 16.0 mile/h 25.7 km/h Less
Forward - 5 24.5 mile/h 39.5 km/h Less
Note Maximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L3 tires with 787 mm (31 in) roll radius. Maximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L3 tires with 787 mm (31 in) roll radius. Less
Reverse - 1 4.3 mile/h 6.9 km/h Less
Reverse - 2 7.5 mile/h 12.0 km/h Less
Reverse - 3 16.0 mile/h 25.7 km/h Less