The IT62G's state-of-the-art design and superior quality maximizes productivity and delivers excellent breakout force, fast load and cycle times, and precise maneuvering for top all-around performance. In addition, the 8-bar linkage provides parallel lift throughout the entire lifting range.

Net Power - ISO 9249 200 hp
Engine Model Cat® 3126 DITA
Net Power - 80/1269/EEC 200 hp
Flywheel Power 200 hp
Max. Flywheel Power 207 hp
Net Power - SAE J1349 200 hp
Flywheel Power - DIN 70020 208.0
Peak Torque (Net) @ 1,200 rpm 674 ft-lb
Total Torque Rise 41.2 %
Bore 4.3 in
Stroke 5 in
Displacement 439 in3

Operating Weight 40380 lb

Bucket Capacities 31.1 to 3.3 m3 : 4.0 to 4.25 yd3
Maximum Bucket Capacity 4.25 yd3

Hydraulic System
Bucket/Work Tool System - Relief Valve Setting 3000 psi
Steering System Pump Type Full hyrdaulic power steering
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Raise 6.1 Seconds
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Dump 2.1 Seconds
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Lower, Empty, Float Down 2.8 Seconds
Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total 11 Seconds

Service Refill Capacities
Fuel Tank - Standard 78 gal
Cooling System 12.9 gal
Crankcase 7.9 gal
Transmission 9 gal
Differentials and Final Drives - Front 9.5 gal
Differentials and Final Drives - Rear 9.5 gal
Hydraulic System (Including Tank) 40.4 gal
Hydraulic Tank 23.2 gal

Forward 1 4.3 mph
Forward 2 7.9 mph
Forward 3 13.9 mph
Forward 4 23 mph
Reverse 1 4.7 mph
Reverse 2 8.7 mph
Reverse 3 15.3 mph
Reverse 4 25.3 mph

Front Fixed front
Rear Oscillating rear (± 13°)
Maximum Single-Wheel Rise and Fall 19 in

Brakes Full-hydraulic actuated, oil-disc

Operating Specifications
Dump Clearance 9.3 ft
Static Tipping Load, Full Turn 24890 lb
Breakout Force 28210 lb

The six-cylinder, direct injection, turbocharged and aftercooled engine is built for power, reliability, low maintenance, excellent fuel economy and low emissions.


The 3126 DITA Engine develops flywheel power and meets all current, and proposed worldwide emissions standards.

Torque Rise
The unit fuel system increases fuel as the engine lugs back from rated sped, resulting in greater engine torque rise.

The turbocharger enhances performance and engine efficiency, especially at high altitudes by packing more air in the cylinders for excellent combustion.

Jacket Water Aftercooler
Jacket water aftercooler cools combustion air from the turbocharger for more efficient combustion, reducing smoke and emissions.

Air Intake Heating
Air intake heating (optional on some configurations) eases cold starts.

Unit Injectors
Individual, high-pressure unit injectors atomize fuel efficiently for fast response, increased fuel economy with low emissions.

Fuel Pre-Filter and Water Separator Element
Fuel pre-filter and water separator element combined with two high efficiency micron fuel filters, in series, ensure excellent fuel cleanliness, provide extended injector life, fuel system durability, and protection.

Camshaft Roller Followers
Camshaft roller followers reduce wear and frictional power losses for durability and fuel economy. Followers and pushrods can be replaced without removing the camshaft.

Two-piece, articulated pistons with forged steel crown and forged aluminum skirt provide durability, lower engine sounds levels, enhanced fuel efficiency with improved thermal and structural capability.

The crankshaft is forged and induction hardened for long-term durability.

Engine Block Design
The deep skirt engine block design ensures rigidity and reduces vibration.

Caterpillar engine oil is formulated to optimize engine life and performance and is strongly recommended for use in Cat diesel engines.

A large choice of factory remanufactured parts and dealer proposed repair options increase machine availability and reduce total repair costs.

Caterpillar power train makes dependable performance a standard feature.


Power Shift Transmission
Power shift transmission with automatic shift capability is designed, developed and built by Caterpillar.

Caterpillar transmission oil is balanced to provide optimum friction control for power shift transmissions and brake disc material and at the same time optimize transmission and final drive gear life.

Electronic Clutch Pressure Control (ECPC)
Electronic Clutch Pressure Control (ECPC) delivers smoother shifting and extended clutch life.

Transmission Neutralizer
Transmission neutralizer allows the operator to disengage the transmission clutches, removing torque from the drive train.

Six, proportional electro-hydraulic valves driving the clutches are identical and are easy to service. Using the Electronic Technician (ET) service tool, the transmission can be easily recalibrated to maintain quick response.

Easy maintenance is designed into the transmission. Built-in pressure taps help reduce troubleshooting time for increased machine availability.

Axles and Brakes
Heavy-duty axles and brakes are designed to last in all kinds of operating conditions.

Axles and Brakes

Large, heavy-duty axles protect internal components from the harsh environment and offer excellent serviceability.

Inboard brakes are positioned immediately adjacent to the differential. Independent front and rear brake circuits use separate, heavy-duty, piston-type accumulators to ensure dead engine braking.

Linkage and Front Frame
Advanced linkage design provides maximum control.

Quick Coupler
Change work tools quickly from the cab.

Quick Coupler

Well-balanced hydraulics deliver precise, low-effort control and trouble-free operation.

Low-effort hydraulic contols allow the operator to precisely maneuver bucket lift and tilt.

Load sensing steering maximizes machine performance by directing power through the steering system only when needed.

Positive-displacement hydraulic pumps perform with high efficiency and great reliability.

Hoses and Couplings
Caterpillar XT hoses and couplings are uniquely designed and tested to work together as a system for superior performance.

Ride Control
Automatic ride control is an optional attachment that helps operators perform better.

Pressure taps allow quick diagnosis of the hydraulic system. As well, sampling valves provide easy access to hydraulic oil for analysis.

Operator Station
Comfort and control - top-quality operator station helps maximize productivity.

Operator Station

Operator Comfort
The IT62G cab is a spacious and comfortable work environment that promotes productive operation. The cab includes improved viewing area. ease pf service, ergonomic design and control placement, improved ventilation and generous storage areas.

The viewing is improved in all directions.

Steering Wheel
The steering wheel can be positioned infinitely within the tilt range by the operator.

Hydraulic Bucket Control
Pilot assisted, hydraulic bucket control makes low-effort operation possible.

Gear Kickdown Button
Quick gear kickdown button lets the operator downshift easily to a lower gear, saving time, increasing bucket fill factors and lowering cycle times.

IT62G Monitoring System
The IT62G monitoring system provides gauges, tachometer/speedometer and 3-level warning to provide full time monitoring of key functions.

Kickout Switch
The two position return-to-work kickout switch allows the operator to choose between return-to work positions for two different attachments.

Dual-Pedal Braking
Dual-pedal braking lets the left pedal function as a transmission neutralizer and as a brake.

KAB Seat
The KAB seat is standard with adjustable fore/aft position seatback angle, lumbar support , bottom cushion height, armrest angle and suspension stiffness.

Electronic Autoshift Control
Electronic autoshift control allows the operator to concentrate on the work, not gear selection. The auto function is achieved using a cab-mounted switch and a rotating gear selector lever on the steering column.

Transmission Neutralizer Lockout
Transmission neutralizer lockout lets the operator shut the neutralizer off, allowing the left pedal to work as a brake only.

Left, Rear-Hinged Door
The left, rear-hinged door provides entrance and exit to operator station.

Generous Storage Space
Generous storage space includes: lockable compartment for personal items; molded compartments for lunchbox, cooler, thermos, cup or can; coat hook.

The ventilation is improved for better air flow to the operator and windows.

Radio Ready
Radio-ready means this cab includes a 12-volt converter, speakers, antenna, all wiring and brackets for an entertainment radio installation.

Other Options
Other options are available for the IT62G operator station.

Factory Installed Work Tools
A wide variety of factory work tool combinations optimize performance and versatility of the IT62G.

Log Loading Forks
This features unloading grapple with kickout.

Pallet Forks
Fork configurations are as varied as the applications they serve.

Material Handling Arm
With adjustable lengths and load capacities, material handling arms provide a boom for placing material from overhead.

Material Handling Buckets
Material handling buckets are designed for excellent performance in stockpile applications.

Woodchip Buckets
Woodchip buckets are specially designed to load and carry woodchips and similar light materials, such as snow.

Work Tools
Add versatility to the machine with a wide range of work tools and buckets designed for the IT62G to optimize operation.

Light Material Buckets
Light material/coal buckets are available in special widths.

Multi-Purpose Buckets
Multi-purpose buckets are used for loading, dozing, clamping objects or filtering the discharge of material.

High-Dump Buckets
High-dump buckets are ideal for loading stockpiled, light material into high sided trucks, hoppers in waste transfer stations or rehandling fertilizer, coal or grain.

Side-Dump Buckets
Side-dump buckets permit loaders to operate in congested worksites and also dump forward like conventional buckets.

Logging, millyard and lumber forks are the ideal tools for handling a variety of materials.

Hydraulic Brooms
Hydraulic brooms offer a unique balanced suspension system which eliminates the need for supporting wheels.

Other Available Buckets
Other available buckets include: Sand and gravel; Landfill/refuse.

Snow Plows
Snow plows, hydraulically reversible, angle left or right. This reversing action is ideal for cleaning applications on mountain roads, airports, parking lots, plant facilities, etc.

Other Work Tools
Other work tools include rakes, tire loaders hooks and manual angle blade.

Keep machines up and running with easy-to-perform daily maintenance.


Maintenance has never been more accessible than on G-Series machines.

Service Door
Lockable, ground level service door on the right side gives quick access to engine oil fill and dipstick, coolant sight gauge, air filter indicator, rear grease fittings, and main battery disconnect switch.

Fuel Tank
The fuel tank provides extra capacity for long work days.

Grease Fittings
Grouped remote grease fittings allow ground level access for lubricating tilt and steering cylinder pins and rear axle oxcillation bearings.

Fluid Filters
Caterpillar fluid filters are especially designed to assure maximum component life.

Fuel Filters
Cat high efficiency fuel filters feature cellulose/synthetic blend media that remove particles that are two microns or larger, maximizing fuel injector life.

Air Filters
Caterpillar Radial Seal air filters do not require tools to service, reducing maintenance time.

Extended Life Coolant
Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant allows extended change intervals.

Caterpillar maintenance-free, high output batteries are designed for high cranking power and maximum protection against vibration.

Individual Multi-Row Modular core radiator reduces time to repair or replace the radiator.

Electronic Technician Service Tool
The Electronic Technician Service tool provides diagnostics of electro-hydraulics, transmission and optional Payload Control System to allow effective and efficient troubleshooting by service personnel.

The sloped hood, electrically activated, tilts up for complete access to the engine, cooling system and other major components.

Sampling Valves
Sampling valve allow quick, clean access to engine, transmission and hydraulic oils, and provide the most representative oil samples for analysis.

Ecology Drains
Ecology drains for the engine, transmission, hydraulics, radiator and fuel are factory installed and replace the standard drain plugs.

Oil Performance
Caterpillar engine, transmission and hydraulic oils deliver maximum performance and service life.

Factory Remanufactured Parts
A large choice of factory remanufactured parts and dealer proposed repair options increases machine availability and reduces repair cost.

Customer Service
Total Customer Support - Unmatched in the industry.

Customer Service

Customer Support Agreements
Cat dealers offer a variety of product support agreements, and work with customers to develop a plan that best meets specific needs.

Make detailed comparisons of the machines under consideration before purchase. Cat dealers can estimate component life, preventive maintenance cost, and the true cost of lost production.

Look past the initial price. Consider the financing options available as well as day-to-day operating costs.

Improving operating techniques can boost profits.

Choose from a wide range of maintenance services at the time a machine is purchased.

Repair, rebuild or replace? Cat Dealers can help evaluate the cost involved so the right choice can be made.

Product Support
Cat Dealers utilize a worldwide computer network to find in-stock parts to minimize machine down time.



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