Caterpillar 980F Wheel Loader
The 980F has a 3406 engine producing 275 or 300 flywheel horsepower. It comes standard with modified operator arrangement and dual horsepower.
The 980F was manufactured in the USA, with an 8CJ serial number prefix; in Belgium, with a 3HK prefix; and in Japan, with a 5XJ prefix.
Caterpillar offered a certified rebuild program with this model. Units beginning with the following serial number run were certified rebuilds: 8CJ75000.
Production ended in the USA and Belgium in 1994, and Japan in 1996.
The Caterpillar 980F was replaced by the Caterpillar 980F II.
Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 3,600 Caterpillar 980F wheel loaders have been produced.
|Total = 3,626|