D6T

The new D6T dozer makes high efficiency dozing as easy as driving your pickup truck. A smooth-shifting, fully automatic four-speed Cat® transmission continuously optimizes the power train for the application. You save fuel and operator effort, without sacrificing durability, power or productivity. Work smarter too, with a full range of Cat Connect GRADE technology features to fit your job site needs.


SPECIFICATIONS
Engine
Engine Model Cat C9.3 ACERT™
Flywheel Power 215 HP
Displacement 567 in³
Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final
Net Power - 2,200 rpm - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 215 HP
Net Power - Maximum - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 at 1,200 rpm 245 HP
Note (1) All non road Tier 4 diesel engines are required to use only Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) fuels containing 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less. Biodiesel blends up to B20 (20% blend by volume) are acceptable when blended with 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less ULSD. B20 should meet ASTM D7467 specification (biodiesel blend stock should meet Cat biodiesel spec, ASTM D6751 or EN 14214). Cat DEO-ULS™ or oils that meet the Cat ECF-3, API CJ-4, and ACEA E9 specification are required. Consult your OMM for further machine specific fuel recommendations.
Note (2) Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) used in Cat Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems must meet the requirements outlined in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 22241.


Service Refill Capacities
Fuel Tank 97.2 gal (US)
Cooling System 12.2 gal (US)
Engine Crankcase 6.5 gal (US)
Power Train 39.1 gal (US)
Final Drive - Each 3.6 gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank 16.5 gal (US)


Weights
Operating Weight 47138 lb


Operating Weights
LGP A 53829 lb
LGP S 51385 lb
XL A 47846 lb
XL SU 47138 lb
XL VPAT 53042 lb
XW A 49797 lb
XW SU 48909 lb
XW VPAT 54045 lb


Blades - Capacity
LGP A-Blade 6.46 yd³
LGP S-Blade 4.96 yd³
XL A - Blade 5.17 yd³
XL SU - Blade 7.26 yd³
XL VPAT - Blade 6.07 yd³
XW A - Blade 5.69 yd³
XW SU - Blade 7.38 yd³
XW VPAT - Blade 6.57 yd³


Service Refill Capacities
Roller Frames - Each 6.6 gal (US)
Pivot Shaft Compartment 1.3 gal (US)


Blades - Capacity
LGP VPAT - Blade 6.57 yd³


Blades - Width
LGP A-Blade 16.6 ft
LGP S-Blade 13.3 ft
LGP VPAT - Blade 13.7 ft
XL A - Blade 13.7 ft
XL SU - Blade 10.7 ft
XL VPAT - Blade 12.7 ft
XW A - Blade 14.8 ft
XW SU - Blade 11.7 ft
XW VPAT - Blade 13.7 ft


Dimensions - LGP
Ground Clearance 16 in
Ground Pressure (ISO 16754)(3) 5.11 psi
Length - Basic Tractor(2) 14.5 ft
Length - Track on Ground 10.67 ft
Machine Height - To Product Link Antenna(1) 10.83 ft
Note (1) (1) Height measured from ground line. Add grouser height for total dimension on hard surfaces. When Cat GRADE with 3D antennas are installed, overall machine height increases by approximately 82 mm (3.2 in).
Note (2) (2) Add 218 mm (9 in) for drawbar. Add 1387 mm/1291 mm (4'7"/4'3") for ripper on short track roller frame and long track roller frame machines respectively.
Note (3) (3) All dimensions above with Heavy Duty undercarriage. XL and XW with SU blade, LGP with S blade with no rear attachments unless otherwise specified and calculated per ISO 16754.
Width - Tractor - Without Trunnions - Standard Track 10.5 ft


Dimensions - LGP VPAT
Ground Clearance 16 in
Ground Pressure (ISO 16754)(3) 6.28 psi
Length - Basic Tractor(2) 16.42 ft
Length - Track on Ground 10.67 ft
Machine Height - To Product Link Antenna(1) 10.83 ft
Note (1) (1) Height measured from ground line. Add grouser height for total dimension on hard surfaces. When Cat GRADE with 3D antennas are installed, overall machine height increases by approximately 82 mm (3.2 in).
Note (2) (2) Add 218 mm (9 in) for drawbar. Add 1387 mm/1291 mm (4'7"/4'3") for ripper on short track roller frame and long track roller frame machines respectively.
Note (3) (3) All dimensions above with Heavy Duty undercarriage. XL and XW with SU blade, LGP with S blade with no rear attachments unless otherwise specified and calculated per ISO 16754.
Width - Tractor - Without Trunnions - Standard Track 10.33 ft


Dimensions - XL
Ground Clearance 15 in
Ground Pressure (ISO 16754)(3) 8.66 psi
Length - Basic Tractor(2) 13.83 ft
Length - Track on Ground 9.25 ft
Machine Height - To Product Link Antenna(1) 10.67 ft
Note (1) (1) Height measured from ground line. Add grouser height for total dimension on hard surfaces. When Cat GRADE with 3D antennas are installed, overall machine height increases by approximately 82 mm (3.2 in).
Note (2) (2) Add 218 mm (9 in) for drawbar. Add 1387 mm/1291 mm (4'7"/4'3") for ripper on short track roller frame and long track roller frame machines respectively.
Note (3) (3) All dimensions above with Heavy Duty undercarriage. XL and XW with SU blade, LGP with S blade with no rear attachments unless otherwise specified and calculated per ISO 16754.
Width - Tractor - Without Trunnions - Standard Track 8 ft


Dimensions - XL VPAT
Ground Clearance 15 in
Ground Pressure (ISO 16754)(3) 9.78 psi
Length - Basic Tractor(2) 16.08 ft
Length - Track on Ground 9.25 ft
Machine Height - To Product Link Antenna(1) 10.67 ft
Note (1) (1) Height measured from ground line. Add grouser height for total dimension on hard surfaces. When Cat GRADE with 3D antennas are installed, overall machine height increases by approximately 82 mm (3.2 in).
Note (2) (2) Add 218 mm (9 in) for drawbar. Add 1387 mm/1291 mm (4'7"/4'3") for ripper on short track roller frame and long track roller frame machines respectively.
Note (3) (3) All dimensions above with Heavy Duty undercarriage. XL and XW with SU blade, LGP with S blade with no rear attachments unless otherwise specified and calculated per ISO 16754.
Width - Tractor - Without Trunnions - Standard Track 8.92 ft


Dimensions - XW
Ground Clearance 15 in
Ground Pressure (ISO 16754)(3) 6.64 psi
Length - Basic Tractor(2) 13.83 ft
Length - Track on Ground 9.25 ft
Machine Height - To Product Link Antenna(1) 10.67 ft
Note (1) (1) Height measured from ground line. Add grouser height for total dimension on hard surfaces. When Cat GRADE with 3D antennas are installed, overall machine height increases by approximately 82 mm (3.2 in).
Note (2) (2) Add 218 mm (9 in) for drawbar. Add 1387 mm/1291 mm (4'7"/4'3") for ripper on short track roller frame and long track roller frame machines respectively.
Note (3) (3) All dimensions above with Heavy Duty undercarriage. XL and XW with SU blade, LGP with S blade with no rear attachments unless otherwise specified and calculated per ISO 16754.
Width - Tractor - Without Trunnions - Standard Track 9.17 ft


Dimensions - XW VPAT
Ground Clearance 16 in
Ground Pressure (ISO 16754)(3) 6.92 psi
Length - Basic Tractor(2) 16.42 ft
Length - Track on Ground 10.67 ft
Machine Height - To Product Link Antenna(1) 10.83 ft
Note (1) (1) Height measured from ground line. Add grouser height for total dimension on hard surfaces. When Cat GRADE with 3D antennas are installed, overall machine height increases by approximately 82 mm (3.2 in).
Note (2) (2) Add 218 mm (9 in) for drawbar. Add 1387 mm/1291 mm (4'7"/4'3") for ripper on short track roller frame and long track roller frame machines respectively.
Note (3) (3) All dimensions above with Heavy Duty undercarriage. XL and XW with SU blade, LGP with S blade with no rear attachments unless otherwise specified and calculated per ISO 16754.
Width - Tractor - Without Trunnions - Standard Track 9.83 ft


Engine
Build Number 19


Operating Weights
LGP VPAT 54526 lb
Note Operating weight includes blade, lubricants, coolant, full fuel tank, standard track, ROPS/FOPS cab, drawbar and operator.


Service Refill Capacities
DEF Tank 4.5 gal (US)


BENEFITS & FEATURES
Performance


  • New, fully automatic four-speed lock-up clutch transmission continuously optimizes gear and engine speed for the application without added operator input.
  • Added gear between first and second, and seamless lock-up clutch engagement, for exceptionally smooth shifting.
  • Maintains power to the ground through load changes for an aggressive feel in the dirt.
  • Up to 2.5 percent more productive – move more material per hour.*
  • Faster implement response*, especially with GRADE technologies.
  • Versatility – pushing power you want for heavy dozing and the fine control you need for finish grading – all in one easy-to-transport machine.
*Compared to previous model.

Efficiency


        
  • Full-time Auto Shift for significantly better fuel efficiency with less operator effort – without sacrificing performance.
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  • Up to 20 percent more fuel efficient* – as much as 30 percent better in lighter load finish grading applications.
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  • Sustainable: fuel savings reduces CO2 production by an average of approximately 16.6 metric tons (17.7 tons) per year.
*Compared to previous model.

Cat Connect Technology


        
  • Automatically maintain established blade mainfall/cross slope with Cat GRADE with Slope Assist (Standard). Finish jobs faster, with better surface quality and significantly less operator effort. No additional hardware required.
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  • Whether production dozing or finish grading, take on 3D design plans more efficiently with Cat GRADE with 3D (Optional). Factory integrated grade control system features cab roof-mounted GNSS antennas to eliminate blade masts and cables. Includes AutoCarry™ to further boost productivity.
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  • Versatile, scalable Cat AccuGrade™ (Optional) is a dealer-installed grade control system. Choice of Laser, Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) or Universal Total Station (UTS) so you get the right level of accuracy to match your job requirements.
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  • Factory equip your dozer for easy installation of an AccuGrade system with the AccuGrade Ready Option (ARO) (Optional).
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  • Manage your fleet more effectively and profitably with Product Link™/VisionLink® remote monitoring.

Ease of Operation


        
  • Change ground speeds easily – in large (half gear) or small (one-tenth gear) increments – with detented thumb roller.
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  • New Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) places machine data, settings menus, grade control data and more conveniently in front of the operator.
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  • Display enables coded start and operator profiles.
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  • Improved blade feedback with updated implement joystick.
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  • More ground clearance and better penetration with new high-lift, multi-shank ripper.

EQUIPMENT
Standard Equipment

Power Train
  • C9.3 ACERT diesel engine U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine with aftertreatment
  • Air cleaner, strata tube precleaner with dust ejection
  • Air filter with electronic service indicator
  • Aftercooler, air to air (ATAAC)
  • Coolant, extended life
  • Full Auto Shift
  • Fan, hydraulic
  • Final drives, single reduction planetary
  • Fuel priming pump, electric
  • Parking brake, electronic
  • Radiator, aluminum bar plate
  • Shift management - automatic directional and downshift controlled throttle, load compensated
  • Starting aid, ether, automatic
  • Torque divider, lock-up
  • Transmission, electronically controlled powershift, four speed
  • Turbocharger, wastegate
  • Fuel water separator
  • Ecology drain
Undercarriage
  • Carrier rollers
  • Clamp master link
  • Equalizer bar
  • Guards, end track guiding
  • Idlers, center tread
  • Rollers, lifetime lubricated
  • Track, lifetime lubricated
  • Track roller frames, tubular
  • Track adjusters, hydraulic
  • Sprocket rim segments, replaceable
Electrical
  • Alarm, backup
  • Alternator, brushless
  • Batteries, two maintenance free 12V (1400 cca)(24V system), heavy duty
  • Converter, two 10 amp 12V outlets
  • Connector, diagnostic
  • Starter, heavy duty, 24V
  • Horn, forward warning
  • Jacket water heater, 120V
  • Light, work, underhood
Operator Environment
  • Air conditioner, ROPS mounted
  • Armrest, adjustable
  • Cab, ROPS/FOPS, sound suppressed and pressurized
  • Cup holders
  • Decelerator and brake pedal
  • Electro-hydraulics implement and steering controls
  • 180 mm (7 in) full color LCD display: engine coolant, power train oil, and hydraulic oil temperature, fuel and DEF level and engine RPM/gear display, hours, time and slope indicate
  • Camera ready
  • Foot pads, dash
  • Heater
  • Hour meter, electronic
  • Mirror, rearview
  • Power train control module: throttle dial, electronic; manual shift mode switch; bi-directional shift dial
  • Radio, AM/FM
  • Seat, cloth, air-suspension
  • Seat belt, retractable 76 mm (3 in)
  • Wipers, two speed
  • Glove box
Technology
  • Cat GRADE with Slope Assist
  • Product Link
  • Stable blade
Other Standard Equipment
  • CD ROM parts book
  • Engine enclosures, perforated
  • Front pull device
  • Guards, hinged bottom
  • Ground level service center with remote electrical disconnect, secondary shutdown switch and hour meter
  • Hood, perforated
  • Hydraulics, independent steering, work tool and fan pumps
  • Hydrualics, load sensing, dozer lift and tilt
  • Mounting, lift cylinder
  • Oil cooler, hydraulic
  • Radiator doors, perforated, louvered, and hinged
  • SOS sampling ports
  • Vandalism protection for fluid compartments and battery box

Optional Equipment

Power Train
  • Final drive, XL, XL guarded
  • Final drive, XW, XW guarded
  • Final drive, XL VPAT
  • Final drive, LGP
  • Final drive, LGP guarded
  • Engine, thermal shield
  • Precleaner, with screen
  • Oil change system, high speed
Undercarriage
  • XL/XW Undercarriage Arrangements: SystemOne, Partial Guide; SystemOne, Full Guide; Heavy Duty; Heavy Duty, Partial Guide; Heavy Duty, Full Guide; Heavy Duty, Waste
  • LGP Undercarriage Arrangements: SystemOne, Partial Guide; SystemOne, Full Guide; Heavy Duty, Center Guide; Heavy Duty, Partial Guide; Heavy Duty, Full Guide; Heavy Duty, Waste
  • XL VPAT Undercarriage Arrangements: SystemOne, Partial Guide; SystemOne, Full Guide; Heavy Duty; Heavy Duty, Partial Guide; Heavy Duty, Full Guide; Heavy Duty, Waste
  • XW VPAT/LGP VPAT Undercarriage Arrangements: SystemOne, Partial Guide; SystemOne, Full Guide; Heavy Duty, Standard; Heavy Duty, Partial Guide; Heavy Duty, Full Guide; Heavy Duty, Waste
  • XW VPAT/LGP VPAT Undercarriage Arrangements: Heavy Duty - 560 mm (22 in) Moderate Service; 560 mm (22 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Moderate Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service, Trapezoidal
  • XW VPAT/LGP VPAT Undercarriage Arrangements: SystemOne - 560 mm (22 in) Moderate Service; 560 mm (22 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Moderate Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 560 mm (22 in) Extreme Service, Center�Hole; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service, Center�Hole
  • Track Pairs (XW Tractor, 41 Section) - Heavy Duty: 610 mm (24 in) Moderate Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service, Trapezoidal; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service, Trapezoidal; 760 mm (30 in) Moderate Service
  • Track Pairs (XW Tractor, 41 Section) - SystemOne: 560 mm (22 in) Moderate Service; 610 mm (24 in) Moderate Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 760 mm (30 in) Moderate Service; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service; 710 mm (28 in) Moderate Service; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service, Center�Hole
  • Track Pairs (LGP Tractor, 45 Section) - Heavy Duty: 710 mm (28 in) Moderate Service; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service, Trapezoidal; 915 mm (36 in) Moderate Service; 915 mm (36 in) Extreme Service, Trapezoidal; 1000 mm (39 in) Self-Clean
  • Track Pairs (LGP Tractor, 45 Section) - SystemOne: 915 mm (36 in) Moderate Service; 915 mm (36 in) Extreme Service; 760 mm (30 in) Extreme Service, Center�Hole; 915 mm (36 in) Extreme Service, Center�Hole
  • Track Pairs (XL VPAT Tractor, 41 Section) - Heavy Duty: 560 mm (22 in) Moderate Service; 560 mm (22 in) Extreme Service
  • Track Pairs (XL VPAT Tractor, 41 Section) - SystemOne: 560 mm (22 in) Moderate Service; 560 mm (22 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service, Offset; 560 mm (22 in) Extreme Service Center�Hole
  • Track Pairs (XW VPAT Tractor, 45 Section) - Heavy Duty: 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Moderate Service; 710 mm (28 in) Moderate Service; 710 mm (28 in) Moderate Service, Trapezoidal; 710 mm (28 in) Extreme Service
  • Track Pairs (XW VPAT Tractor, 45 Section) - SystemOne: 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service; 610 mm (24 in) Extreme Service, Center�Hole; 610 mm (24 in) Moderate Service; 710 mm (28 in) Moderate Service; 710 mm (28 in) Extreme Service
  • Track Pairs LGP VPAT Tractor, 45 Section) - Heavy Duty: 790 mm (31 in) Moderate Service, Offset
  • Track Pairs LGP VPAT Tractor, 45 Section) - SystemOne: 790 mm (31 in) Extreme Service, Offset; 790 mm (31 in) Moderate Service, Offset
Hydraulics
  • Fa, autoreversing
Rear Attachment Hydraulics and Controls
  • No rear hydraulics
  • Hydraulics, ripper
  • Controls, winch
  • Hydraulics, winch/ripper
  • Ripper tooth, curved
  • Ripper tooth, straight
Starters, Batteries and Alternators
  • Alternator, 150 amp, ducted
  • Engine coolant, Arctic (-50 degrees Celcius/-58 degrees Fahrenheight)
Electrical
  • Lights: Lighting Group (6-Basic); Lighting Group (10); Lighting Group (8-Sweeps); Lighting Group (6-Basic with Screen); Lighting Group (10-Premium with Screen)
  • Light, warning, strobe
  • Light, warning, strobe with plate
Operator Environment
  • Operator station
  • Cab, dual pane
  • Cab, single pane, screen ready
  • Air conditioner, ROPS
  • Seat, air suspension
  • Seat, cloth, heated
  • Seat, heated and ventilated
  • Radio, AM/FM
  • Visibility Arrangement, single camera
Technology Products
  • Machine control
  • Control, basic
  • AccuGrade Ready Option (ARO)
  • Cat GRADE with 3D
  • Product Link, Cellular PLE641
  • Product Link, Satellite PLE631
Safety and Security
  • Alarm, backup
  • Alarm, backup, guarded
  • Grab handles: Basic; Heavy Duty; Heavy Duty, sweeps; VPAT; Heavy Duty, VPAT; Sweeps; Screen, rear; Screens, side; Screens, door; Rear vision camera
Fuel Systems
  • Fuel tank, fast fill
Guards
  • Bottom guards
  • Guard, bottom, sealed, heavy duty
  • Guard, chassis
  • Guard, chassis, VPAT
  • Guard, fuel tank
  • Guard, fuel tank, fast fill
  • Guard, lights
  • Seal group, high debris
Attachments
  • Rear attachments
  • No rear attachment
  • Ripper, mult-shank
  • Winch package, standard speed
  • PA56 winch pakcage, slow speed
  • Drawbar, rigid short
  • Drawbar, rigid long
  • Striker bar box, rear
  • Striker bar box, rear with hydraulics
Other Attachments
  • Striker bars, front
  • Striker bar, rear
  • Fairlead, three rollers
  • Fourth roller
  • Counterweights: Additional, Rear, Rear slab
  • Hitch, front
  • Towing device, pull-hook
Field Installed Attachments
  • PA56 winch standard and installation arrangement
  • PA56 winch slow and installation arrangement
  • Fairlead, three rollers
  • Fourth roller
Bulldozer Installation Packages
  • 6SU XL
  • 6SU XL, guarded
  • 6A XL
  • 6A XL HD
  • 6SU XW
  • 6SU XW, guarded
  • 6A XW
  • 6S LGP
  • 6S LGP, guarded
  • 6A LGP
  • VPAT XL
  • VPAT XL, GRADE with 3D
  • VPAT XW/LGP
  • VPAT XW/LGP, GRADE with 3D
  • Lift cylinders
  • Standard, XL/XW or LGP
  • GRADE, XL/XW or LGP
Blades
  • 6SU XL ARO
  • 6SU XL Landfill
  • 6A XL
  • 6SU XW ARO
  • 6SU XW, Landfill
  • 6A XW
  • 6S LGP ARO
  • 6S LGP, Landfill
  • 6A LGP
Special Arrangements
  • Waste Handling Arrangement
  • Forestry Arrangement