962

Medium Wheel Loaders 962

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Key Specs

Maximum Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 14396
270 HP
201 kW
Engine Model
Cat 7.1
Cat 7.1
Operating Weight
41983 lb
19043 kg

Overview

Versatility. Reliability. Comfort…Bring Premium Performance

The Cat 962 Wheel Loader brings premium performance with simple-to-use technologies as a standard offering, boosting operator efficiencies and delivering consistent high bucket fill factors resulting in increased productivity. Extended service intervals 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 built to meet your needs.

Benefits

Up to 35% Lower Maintenance Costs*

Save time and money with extended maintenance intervals and remote troubleshooting and flash capability. Get a better view of maintenance points with the optional underhood service light system.

*Compared to Cat 962M/L series models

Smart Machine for Efficient Operation

Integrated Cat technologies like Cat Payload** with Assist and on-board job aids make machine operation easier, so your jobsite is more efficient.

** Not legal for trade

Up to 10% More Productivity*

New Autodig with Auto Set Tires offers automated loading, consistent high fill factors, and reduced tire wear, while Cat Payload with Assist helps you load to target every time to boost productivity.

*Compared to Cat 962M/L series models

Product Specifications for 962

Maximum Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 14396 270 HP 201 kW
Engine Model Cat 7.1 Cat 7.1
Maximum Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 14396 - Metric 274 HP 274 kW
Maximum Net Torque - 1,400 rpm - ISO 9249 867 ft·lbf 1175 N·m
Maximum Net Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 9249 251 HP 187 kW
Maximum Net Power - 2,100 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric 255 mhp 255 mhp
Maximum Net Power - 2,100 rpm - SAE J1349 251 HP 187 kW
Maximum Gross Power - 2,100 rpm - SAE J1995 276 HP 206 kW
Maximum Gross Power - 2,100 rpm - SAE J1995 - Metric 280 mhp 280 mhp
Maximum Gross Torque - 1,400 rpm 918 ft·lbf 1245 N·m
Maximum Gross Torque - 1,400 rpm - SAE J1995 933 ft·lbf 1266 N·m
Displacement 427 in³ 7 l
Note Cat engine meets Brazil MAR-1 and UN ECE R96 Stage IIIA emission standards, equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3 and EU Stage IIIA. Cat engine meets Brazil MAR-1 and UN ECE R96 Stage IIIA emission standards, equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3 and EU Stage IIIA.
Note (1) The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, alternator, air cleaner, and muffler The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, alternator, air cleaner, and muffler
Note (2) Cat engines are compatible with diesel fuel blended with following lower carbon intensity fuels up to: • 100% biodiesel FAME (fatty acid methyl ester)* • 100% renewable diesel, HVO (hydrogenated vegetable oil) and GTL (gas-to-liquid) fuels Refer to guidelines for successful application. Please consult your Cat dealer or “Caterpillar Machine Fluids Recommendations” (SEBU6250) for details. *For use of blends higher than 20% biodiesel, consult your Cat dealer Cat engines are compatible with diesel fuel blended with following lower carbon intensity fuels up to: • 100% biodiesel FAME (fatty acid methyl ester)* • 100% renewable diesel, HVO (hydrogenated vegetable oil) and GTL (gas-to-liquid) fuels Refer to guidelines for successful application. Please consult your Cat dealer or “Caterpillar Machine Fluids Recommendations” (SEBU6250) for details. *For use of blends higher than 20% biodiesel, consult your Cat dealer
Operating Weight 41983 lb 19043 kg
Note Weight based on a machine configuration with Bridgestone 23.5R25 VJT L3 radial tires, full fluids, operator, standard counterweight, ride control cold start, roading fenders, Product Link, front manual differential/open rear axles, 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 Bridgestone 23.5R25 VJT L3 radial tires, full fluids, operator, standard counterweight, ride control cold start, roading fenders, Product Link, front manual differential/open rear axles, power train guard, secondary steering, sound suppression, and a 3.3 m³ (4.3 yd³) general purpose bucket with BOCE.
Forward - 1 4.3 mile/h 6.9 km/h
Forward - 2 7.5 mile/h 12 km/h
Forward - 3 12 mile/h 19.3 km/h
Forward - 4 16 mile/h 25.7 km/h
Forward - 5 24.5 mile/h 39.5 km/h
Reverse - 1 4.3 mile/h 6.9 km/h
Reverse - 2 7.5 mile/h 12 km/h
Reverse - 3 16 mile/h 25.7 km/h
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.
Operator Sound Pressure Level - ISO 6396:2008 72 dB(A) 72 dB(A)
Operator Sound Pressure Level - ISO 6396:2008 ¹ 69 dB(A) 69 dB(A)
Note ¹Operator Sound Pressure Level - Including countries that adopt the EU and UK Directives. ¹Operator Sound Pressure Level - Including countries that adopt the EU and UK Directives.
Note (1) ¹Exterior Sound Power Level - European Union Directive 2000/14/EC and UK Noise Regulation 2001 No. 1701 ¹Exterior Sound Power Level - European Union Directive 2000/14/EC and UK Noise Regulation 2001 No. 1701
Breakout Force 37993 lbf 169 kN
Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - With Tire Deflection 26032 lb 11808 kg
Static Tipping Load - Full 40° Turn - No Tire Deflection 27701 lb 12565 kg
Note For a machine configuration as defined under “Weight.” For a machine configuration as defined under “Weight.”
Note (1) Full compliance to ISO 14397-1:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing. Full compliance to ISO 14397-1:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.
Fuel Tank 68.6 gal (US) 259.5 l
Cooling System 14.3 gal (US) 54 l
Crankcase 5.5 gal (US) 21 l
Transmission 11.4 gal (US) 43 l
Differential - Final Drives - Front 11.4 gal (US) 43 l
Differential - Final Drives - Rear 11.4 gal (US) 43 l
Hydraulic Tank 25.6 gal (US) 97 l
Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 2,340 rpm 85 gal/min 322 l/min
Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure 4250 psi 29300 kPa
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total 9.4 s 9.4 s
Height - Top of Hood 8.75 ft 2692 mm
Height - Top of ROPS 11.25 ft 3453 mm
Ground Clearance 1.08 ft 351 mm
Wheel Base 11 ft 3350 mm
Overall Length - Without Bucket 23.17 ft 7052 mm
Hinge Pin Height at Carry Height 2.08 ft 660 mm
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 13.67 ft 4167 mm
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 11.75 ft 3604 mm
Rack Back - Maximum Lift 60 ° 60 °
Rack Back - Carry Height 49 ° 49 °
Width over Tires (Loaded) 9.33 ft 2825 mm
Tread Width 7 ft 2140 mm
Note All dimensions are approximate and based on machine equipped with 3.3 m3 (4.3 yd3 ) general purpose bucket with BOCE and Bridgestone 23.5R25 VJT L3 radial tires. All dimensions are approximate and based on machine equipped with 3.3 m3 (4.3 yd3 ) general purpose bucket with BOCE and Bridgestone 23.5R25 VJT L3 radial tires.
Height - Top of Hood 8.75 ft 2692 mm
Height - Top of ROPS 11.25 ft 3453 mm
Ground Clearance 1.08 ft 351 mm
Wheel Base 11 ft 3350 mm
Overall Length - Without Bucket 24.75 ft 7542 mm
Hinge Pin Height at Carry Height 2.42 ft 744 mm
Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift 14.67 ft 4473 mm
Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift 12.33 ft 3773 mm
Width over Tires (Loaded) 9.33 ft 2825 mm
Tread Width 7 ft 2140 mm
Note All dimensions are approximate and based on machine equipped with 3.3 m3 (4.3 yd3 ) general purpose bucket with BOCE and Bridgestone 23.5R25 VJT L3 radial tires. All dimensions are approximate and based on machine equipped with 3.3 m3 (4.3 yd3 ) general purpose bucket with BOCE and Bridgestone 23.5R25 VJT L3 radial tires.
Air Conditioning The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.6 kg (3.5 lb) of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent 2.288 metric tonnes (2.522 tons). The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.6 kg (3.5 lb) of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent 2.288 metric tonnes (2.522 tons).

962 Standard Equipment

NOTE

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

  • Cab, pressurized, sound suppression
  • EH implement controls, parking brake
  • HMU steering wheel
  • Seat, cloth, air suspension
  • Touchscreen display
  • Visibility: mirrors, rear-vision camera
  • Air conditioner, heater, defroster (auto temp, fan)
  • Sun visor, front, retractable
  • Windows, front, laminated

ON-BOARD TECHNOLOGIES

  • Cat Payload scale
  • Autodig with Auto Set Tires
  • Operator ID & machine security
  • Application Profiles
  • Job Aids

POWER TRAIN

  • Cat C7.1 engine
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Fuel-water separator and secondary fuel filter
  • Engine, air precleaner
  • Axles, open/open differentials
  • Transmission, countershaft, automatic powershift
  • Torque converter with lock-up
  • Service brakes, hydraulic, fully enclosed wet disc, wear indicators, Integrated Braking System (IBS)
  • 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
  • Oil sampling valves, Cat XT™ hoses

ELECTRICAL

  • Starting and charging system, 24V
  • Starter, electric, heavy duty
  • Lights: halogen, 4 work lights, 2 front tower lights, 2 rear-vision lights

MONITORING SYSTEM

  • Front dash with analog gauges, LCD display, and warning lights
  • Primary touchscreen monitor (Cat Payload, quad screens, machine settings & messages)

LINKAGE

  • Parallel Lift, Z-bar*
  • Kickouts: lift and tilt
  • * Not all configurations available in all regions, subject to availability.

962 Optional Equipment

NOTE

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

  • Door, remote opening system
  • Steering, joystick
  • Entertainment radio
  • CB radio ready
  • Seat, suede/cloth, air suspension, heated
  • Seat, leather/cloth, air suspension, heated/cooled
  • Multiview (360°) vision system
  • Cat Detect rear radar system
  • Dedicated rearview screen
  • Mirrors, heated
  • Sun visor, rear, retractable
  • Window cleaning platform, front
  • Windows, front, heavy duty
  • Full cab window guard

ON-BOARD TECHNOLOGIES

  • Controls Help and eOMM
  • Cat Advanced Payload
  • Cat Payload Printer

POWER TRAIN

  • Turbine, air precleaner
  • Radiator, high debris
  • Cooling fan, reversible
  • Axles, auto differential locks front and rear
  • Axles, manual front locks
  • Axles, ecology drains, AOC ready, extreme temperature seals
  • Axles, oil cooler

HYDRAULICS

  • Ride control, dual accumulators
  • 3rd and 4th auxiliary functions with ride control
  • Quick coupler control

ELECTRICAL

  • Cold start, 120V or 240V
  • Lights: roading with turn signals
  • Lights: LED
  • Warning beacon
  • Reversing strobe lights

LINKAGE

  • Standard lift, Z-bar*
  • High Lift available with both linkages*
  • * Not all configurations available in all regions, subject to availability.

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT

  • Cat Autolube system
  • Fenders, extensions or roading
  • Guards: power train, crankcase, cab, cylinders, rear
  • Biodegradable hydraulic oil
  • High-speed oil change system
  • Rear cab access
  • Toolbox
  • Wheel chocks
  • Secondary steering system, electrical**
  • ** Standard or optional depending on region. Consult your dealer.

SPECIAL CONFIGURATIONS

  • Auxiliary Counterweight
  • Waste and industrial
  • Forestry
  • Corrosion resistant

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