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966M XE Wheel Loader

  • OVERVIEW
  • SPECIFICATIONS
  • STANDARD / OPTIONAL
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

The new 966M XE Wheel Loader, with the 2017 product update, applies proven technologies systematically and strategically to meet your high expectations for reliability, productivity, fuel efficiency, and long service life. The XE technology improves fuel efficiency by up to 25% over the M Series standard configuration and up to 35% over the K Series standard configuration.** Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage IV emission standards. **Actual results may vary based on factors such as, but not limited to, machine configuration, operator technique, machine application, climate, etc.

Engine - Tier 4 Final/Stage IV
  • Emissions - Tier 4/Stage IV
  • Engine
  • Engine Model - Cat C9.3 ACERT
  • Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249 - 298 HP
  • Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric - 302 HP
  • Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349 - 298 HP
  • Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349 - Metric - 302 HP
  • Net Power - ISO 9249 - 298 HP
  • Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - SAE J1995 - 1275 ft·lbf
  • Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - ISO 14396 - 1260 ft·lbf
  • Maximum Net Torque - 1,200 rpm - 1193 ft·lbf
  • Service Refill Capacities
  • Cooling System - 19 gal (US)
  • Crankcase - 6.5 gal (US)
  • Differential - Final Drives - Front - 15.1 gal (US)
  • Differential - Final Drives - Rear - 15.1 gal (US)
  • Hydraulic Tank - 33 gal (US)
  • Transmission - 16.6 gal (US)
  • Sound
  • Note (1) - *Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio.
  • With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)** - 67 dB(A)
  • Weights
  • Operating Weight - 51176 lb
  • Bucket Capacities
  • Bucket Capacities - 3.20-7.40 m3 (4.19-9.68 yd3)
  • Operating Specifications
  • Breakout Force - 38984 lbf
  • Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - No Tire Deflection - 34873 lb
  • Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - With Tire Deflection - 32329 lb
  • Transmission - Virtual Gears
  • Forward - 1 - 4.1 mile/h
  • Forward - 2 - 7.7 mile/h
  • Forward - 3 - 13.5 mile/h
  • Forward - 4 - 24.5 mile/h
  • 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)
  • Hydraulic System
  • Implement Pump Type - Variable Displacement Piston
  • Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure - 4496 psi
  • Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 1,600 rpm - 102 gal/min
  • Service Refill Capacities
  • Fuel Tank - 79.8 gal (US)
  • Transmission - Virtual Gears
  • Reverse - 1 - 4.1 mile/h
  • Reverse - 2 - 7.7 mile/h
  • Reverse - 3 - 17.1 mile/h
  • Buckets
  • Bucket Capacities - 3.20-7.40 m³ (4.19-9.68 yd³)
  • Dimensions - High Lift
  • Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight - 8.17 ft
  • Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch - 5.83 ft
  • Ground Clearance - 1.42 ft
  • Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe - 11.58 ft
  • Height - Top of Hood - 9.25 ft
  • Height - Top of ROPS - 11.75 ft
  • Hinge Pin Height at Carry - 2.58 ft
  • Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift - 15.75 ft
  • Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift - 13.58 ft
  • Maximum Width over Tires - 9.83 ft
  • Note - All dimensions are approximate and based on L3 XHA2 tires.
  • Overall Length - Without Bucket - 26.58 ft
  • Rack Back - Carry Height - 49 degrees
  • Rack Back - Maximum Lift - 71 degrees
  • Rack Back at Ground - 39 degrees
  • Tread Width - 7.33 ft
  • Wheel Base - 11.67 ft
  • Dimensions - Standard Lift
  • Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight - 7.17 ft
  • Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch - 5.83 ft
  • Ground Clearance - 1.42 ft
  • Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe - 11.58 ft
  • Height - Top of Hood - 9.25 ft
  • Height - Top of ROPS - 11.75 ft
  • Hinge Pin Height at Carry - 2.08 ft
  • Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift - 13.92 ft
  • Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift - 11.92 ft
  • Maximum Width over Tires - 9.83 ft
  • Note - All dimensions are approximate and based on L3 XHA2 tires.
  • Overall Length - Without Bucket - 23.92 ft
  • Rack Back - Carry Height - 50 degrees
  • Rack Back - Maximum Lift - 62 degrees
  • Rack Back at Ground - 42 degrees
  • Tread Width - 7.33 ft
  • Wheel Base - 11.67 ft
  • Engine
  • Displacement - 568 in³
  • 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.
  • Hydraulic System
  • Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total - 10.1 s
  • Operating Specifications
  • Note (1) - For a machine configuration as defined under ?Weight.?
  • Note (2) - Full compliance to ISO 143971:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.
  • Service Refill Capacities
  • DEF Tank - 4.4 gal (US)
  • Sound
  • Note (3) - ***European Union Directive ?2000/14/EC? as amended by ?2005/88/EC.?
  • With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008) - 107 dB(A)
  • With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013) - 76 dB(A)*
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • OTHER OPTIONAL CONFIGURATIONS
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