SPECS SUMMARY

Net Power - ISO 9249311 mm H2O (232 kg/mm)
Operating Weight54871 lb (24896 null)
Bucket Capacities3.20-9.94 m3 (4.19-13.00 yd3)
The new 972M 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.


Specifications

-Net Power - ISO 9249311 mm H2O (232 kg/mm)
-Operating Weight54871 lb (24896 null)
-Bucket Capacities3.20-9.94 m3 (4.19-13.00 yd3)
-Engine ModelCat C9.3 ACERT
-Displacement568 in³ (9.3 l)
-Breakout Force44075 lbf (196 kN)
-Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch5.75 ft (1775 mm)
-Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight8.17 ft (2500 mm)
-Wheel Base11.58 ft (3550 mm)
-Ground Clearance1.42 ft (434 mm)
-Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe11.5 ft (3522 mm)
-Hinge Pin Height at Carry2.17 ft (680 mm)
-Height - Top of ROPS11.75 ft (3587 mm)
-Height - Top of Hood9.17 ft (2818 mm)
-Tread Width7.25 ft (2230 mm)
-Rack Back at Ground39 degrees
-Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift13.58 ft (4140 mm)
-Overall Length - Without Bucket26.58 ft (8109 mm)
-NoteAll dimensions are approximate and based on L3 XHA2 tires.
-Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift15.67 ft (4793 mm)
-Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift14.58 ft (4458 mm)
-Rack Back - Maximum Lift71 degrees
-Rack Back - Carry Height49 degrees
-Maximum Width over Tires9.83 ft (3009 mm)
-NoteAll dimensions are approximate and based on L3 XHA2 tires.
-Note (3)***European Union Directive “2000/14/EC” as amended by “2005/88/EC.”
-Note (2)Full compliance to ISO 143971:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.
-Note (1)For a machine configuration as defined under “Weight.”
-With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)**105 LWA***
-With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)**67 dB(A) (67 dB(A))
-NoteWeight 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,
-NoteMaximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L3 tires with 826 mm (32.5 in) roll radius.
-With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)67 dB(A) (67 dB(A))
-NoteThe 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.
-Maximum Net Torque - 1,200 rpm1193 ft·lbf (1618 N·m)
-Overall Length - Without Bucket25.5 ft (7774 mm)
-Hinge Pin Height at Carry2.5 ft (778 mm)
-Maximum Width over Tires9.83 ft (3009 mm)
-Rack Back - Carry Height50 degrees
-Rack Back - Maximum Lift56 degrees
-Wheel Base11.58 ft (3550 mm)
-Tread Width7.25 ft (2230 mm)
-Rack Back at Ground41 degrees
-Lift Arm Clearance at Maximum Lift12.58 ft (3843 mm)
-Ground Clearance1.42 ft (434 mm)
-Forward - 313.5 mile/h (22.1 km/h)
-Forward - 27.7 mile/h (12.6 km/h)
-Forward - 14.1 mile/h (6.7 km/h)
-Forward - 424.5 mile/h (39.5 km/h)
-Reverse - 14.1 mile/h (6.7 km/h)
-Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total11 s (11 s)
-Reverse - 317.1 mile/h (28 km/h)
-Reverse - 27.7 mile/h (12.6 km/h)
-Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - With Tire Deflection35626 lb (16164 null)
-Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - No Tire Deflection38396 lb (17421 null)
-Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349311 mm H2O (232 kg/mm)
-Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249 - Metric315 mm H2O (232 kg/mm)
-Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249311 mm H2O (232 kg/mm)
-Maximum Net Power - 1,600 rpm - SAE J1349 - Metric315 mm H2O (232 kg/mm)
-Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - ISO 143961260 ft·lbf (1708 N·m)
-Bucket Capacities3.20-9.94 m3 (4.19-13.00 yd3)
-Peak Gross Torque - 1,200 rpm - SAE J19951275 ft·lbf (1728 N·m)
-Implement Pump TypeVariable Displacement Piston
-Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure4496 psi (31000 kPa)
-With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)107 dB(A) (107 dB(A))
-Note (2)**For machines in European Union countries and in countries that adopt the “EU Directives.”
-Note (1)*Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio.
-With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013)76 dB(A)*
-Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight8.17 ft (2500 mm)
-Height - Top of Hood9.17 ft (2818 mm)
-Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe11.5 ft (3522 mm)
-Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch5.75 ft (1775 mm)
-Transmission16.6 gal (US) (63 l)
-Hydraulic Tank33 gal (US) (125 l)
-Crankcase6.5 gal (US) (24.5 l)
-Cooling System19 gal (US) (71.6 l)
-Implement System - Maximum Pump Output at 1,600 rpm102 gal/min (385 l/min)
-DEF Tank4.4 gal (US) (16.8 l)
-Differential - Final Drives - Front15.1 gal (US) (57 l)
-Fuel Tank79.8 gal (US) (302 l)
-Differential - Final Drives - Rear15.1 gal (US) (57 l)
-Height - Top of ROPS11.75 ft (3587 mm)

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