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Cat Large Wheel Loaders are designed with durability built in, ensuring maximum availability through multiple life cycles. With optimized performance and simplified serviceability, our machines allow you to move more material efficiently and safely at a lower cost per ton. The 986H builds upon this legacy of durability, performance, safety, operator comfort, serviceability and sustainability.

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Engine

Net Power
409 HP
EEC 80/1269
409 HP
Bore
5.4 in
Stroke
6.75 in
Displacement
927 in³
Torque Rise
37 %
Rated Speed
1800
Engine Model
Cat® C15 ACERT™
Gross Power - SAE J1995
449 HP
Net Power - ISO 9249
409 HP
Peak Torque - 1,200 rpm
1711 lb/ft
Emissions
Tier 2

Operating Specifications

Operating Weight
106768 lb

Transmission

Transmission Type
Cat planetary power shift
Forward - 1
5 mile/h
Forward - 2
8 mile/h
Reverse - 1
5 mile/h
Reverse - 2
8 mile/h
Direct Drive - Forward 4
24 mile/h
Note
Travel speeds based on R35/65-33 tires.
Direct Drive - Forward 2
8 mile/h
Direct Drive - Reverse 2
9 mile/h
Direct Drive - Forward 3
14 mile/h
Direct Drive - Reverse 3
16 mile/h

Axles

Front
Fixed
Rear
Trunnion
Oscillation Angle
±12.5°

Hydraulic Cycle Times

Rack Back
4.5 s
Raise
8.5 s
Dump
3 s
Total Hydraulic Cycle Time
15.8 s
Lower
4.9 s
Lower Float Down
4.3 s

Service Refill Capacities

Crankcase
9 gal (US)
Transmission
20 gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Tank Only
33 gal (US)
Axle Oil
94 gal (US)
Differential - Final Drives - Rear
45 gal (US)
Cooling Systems
24 gal (US)
Fuel Tank
127 gal (US)
Hydraulic System Factory Fill
87 gal (US)
Differential - Final Drives - Front
49 gal (US)

Hydraulic System - Lift/Tilt

Maximum Flow at 2,165 rpm
123 gal/min
Lift Cylinder - Bore
7.5 in
Tilt Cylinder - Stroke
22.4 in
Lift/Tilt System - Circuit
Load Sense
Lift Cylinder - Stroke
45 in
Lift/Tilt System - Pump
2 × 110 cc variable displacement
Relief Valve Setting - Lift/Tilt
4050 psi
Tilt Cylinder - Bore
7.5 in

Hydraulic System - Steering

Steering Cut Off Pressure
4000 psi
Steering System - Pump
Piston, variable displacement
Total Steering Angle
70 °
Maximum Flow at 2,284 rpm
52 gal/min
Steering System - Circuit
Load Sense

Brakes

Brakes
SAE J1473 OCT90, ISO 3450:1992