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2004 Caterpillar 988G



MACHINE SOLD


Altorfer Cat



Contact: Wm. E. Musgrave

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Machine Info:

Hours:15296
Serial Number:BNH01236
Stock Number:214U044
Machine Location:CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52404

Description:

AM FM RADIOAUTO SHIFTBOOM, GPBUCKETCOUNTERWEIGHTENGINE ENCLOSURESEROPSFIRE EXTINGUISHERLIGHTINGAIR CONDITIONERRIDE CONTROLSTEER, S.T.I.C.

Machine Details:

GENERAL CONDITION
ET Download AvailableYes
Machine Starts and is OperableYes
Tires are Aired Up and DrivableYes
BodyGood
FrameGood
GENERAL APPEARANCE
Cleaning RequiredYes
Notes - GENERAL APPEARANCE - the machine is pretty straight.
BumperFair - has some scuffs and gouges in it.
Cab or CanopyGood
CounterweightFair - has a few good gouges in it.
DecalsFair - they are all cracked and faded pretty bad.
Differential SupportsGood
Eng. Enclose Hood / StackFair - the left side eng door and small triangle shield all loose and bangs around.
FendersGood
FiberglassGood
Front FrameGood
Fuel TankGood
Grab IronsFair - the rear hard nose grab iron is bent.
Guards / ScreensGood
PaintFair - the paint is faded out.
PlasticGood
Pre-Cleaner BowlGood
Radiator Grill & ShroudFair - the top left corner has been hit and smashed the grab rail and hood in a little.
Rear FrameGood
Sheet MetalGood
Steps / LadderGood
SAFETY ITEMS
Back Up Alarm FunctioningYes
Brakes FunctioningYes
Safety Decals In PlaceYes
Safety Decals LegibleYes
HornGood
Parking Brake - SAFETY ITEMSGood
ROPSGood
Secondary ExitGood
GAUGES, OPERATOR STATION, CONSOLE
Air ConditionerGood
CMS PanelGood
Dash ConsoleFair - the lower part of the front dash is busted.
Door LatchesFair - the latches are worn a little on the main cab door.
Door Latches & HingesFair - the left side eng door is very loose.
DoorsGood
EMS Panel / WarningsGood
Floor MatsGood
GaugesGood
Glass/MirrorsGood
HeaterGood
Interior LightsGood
MeterGood
Seat Cushion / Arm RestFair - the cushion is dirty.
SwitchesGood
WindowsGood
Windshield WipersFair - the arms are week and blades are bad.
ENGINE
Apparent Other Engine DamageNo
Blow ByYes - Normal
Compression in RadiatorNo
Fluid Levels OK?Yes
Fuel LeaksNo
KnockingNo
Oil LeaksYes - the rocker box and valve covers are leaking, rear housing, and oil pan.
Water in OilNo
Anti-Freeze Color - Elc
Oil Pressure (H/L/N) - 57 psi low, 77 psi high, fuel was at 95 pi, boost was at 24 psi at double stall, all are normal and no issues
Air CleanersGood
Belts / Pulleys - ENGINEFair - needs a new belt and tensioner, bearings are worn.
Engine SupportsGood
Exhaust / MufflerGood - New
Fuel Injection SystemFair - the injectors or check valves are bleeding fuel off when sitting, cranked a long time to start.
GovernorGood
Operating Condition - ENGINEGood
TurbochargerGood
COOLING SYSTEM
Leaks - COOLING SYSTEMYes
Notes - COOLING SYSTEM - has some leaks on hoses when it is cold.
Belts / Pulleys - COOLING SYSTEMFair
CoolersGood
FanGood
Fan DriveGood - Hyd
HosesFair - the by-pass hose was all wet and leaking when i got there.
RadiatorGood
Water PumpGood
ELECTRICAL, STARTING AND CHARGING SYSTEM
Block HeaterYes
Ether AidYes
AlternatorGood
Batteries / CablesGood
LightingFair - both lights on left fender out, 1 light on right fender, and both rear lights out.
StarterGood
WiringFair - some of it is getting wet with oil and hanging loose.
TRANSMISSION
Leaks - TRANSMISSIONYes
Transmission - NoisyNo
Notes - TRANSMISSION - Impeller clutch was 265 psi, spec is 250 psi, trans pump was 450 psi which is spec.
CaseGood
Controls - TRANSMISSIONFair - the shifter is loose and worn.
CoolerGood
Drive ShaftGood
Lines / Fittings - TRANSMISSIONFair - some of the trans hoses are hard and starting to get wet.
Operating Condition - TRANSMISSIONFair - it has a vibration and impeller clutch is slow to engage, the pressure was on low side.
Pump - TRANSMISSIONGood
SealsFair - the trans is original and is getting some leaks do to hard o-rings and seals, no major leaks but wet
Temp / Pressure GaugesGood
Torque Converter - TRANSMISSIONFair - there is a vibration from the torque at 1800 rpm's and higher.
Transmission - Forward ShiftsGood
Transmission - Reverse ShiftsGood
Universal Joints - TRANSMISSIONGood
STEERING
Notes - STEERING - steering pressure both ways was 3450 psi, spec is 3500 psi.
Articulate P & BFair - the lower hitch pin is showing movement and has been working in the bore.
Lines / Fittings - STEERINGGood
PumpsGood
Steering CylinderFair - the right side is leaking.
Steering LinkageFair - the steering joystick is very worn and loose.
ValvesGood
BRAKE
Holds In ParkYes
Leaks - BRAKENo
Holding What Gear? - 2nd
AccumulatorsGood
Control ValveGood
Lines / TubesGood
Parking Brake - BRAKEFair - it looks like it might be leaking in from the trans, but it works and holds good.
PedalGood
Pump - BRAKEGood
HYDRAULICS
Leaks - HYDRAULICSNo
Notes - HYDRAULICS - main was only 3500 psi, spec is 4500 psi, and it did have a active code for the pump pressure sensor.
Accumulator Charge - Ride ControlGood
Bucket & Hoist KickoutGood
Control LinkageGood
Hose LinesFair - the main hose is rubbing on the steering valves, and the junction block is busted loose under the cab.
Lift CylindersGood
Overall Operating ConditionGood
Pumps & ValvesGood
TankGood
Tilt CylinderGood
BUCKET
Standard LiftYes
Bucket Capacity - 9yd
Bucket Size - 158”
Bucket BottomGood
Bucket FloorGood
Bucket Linkage - BUCKETFair - has visible movement in the linkage.
Bucket P & BFair - has movement side to side and up and down.
Bucket SidesGood
Cutting EdgesGood
Loader FrameGood
Loader Pins & BushingsFair - does have a little movement.
Teeth / AdaptersGood
FINAL DRIVES
Leaks - FINAL DRIVESYes
DifferentialsGood
Front AxleFair - the pinion seal is leaking.
Front Final DrivesFair - the magnets had fine material on them both, oil wasn't that dirty.
OscillationFair - there is a gap on the trunions and i could make the axle thump when i jerked it.
Rear AxleFair - pinion seal is leaking.
Rear Final DrivesFair - the oil was very dark and dirty, magnets weren't that bad.
TrunionFair - they are loose and worn.
Wheel Lugs & Rims - FINAL DRIVESGood
TIRES
Notes - TIRES - the tires are all cracked in the tread pretty bad, left front is tearing through the tread.
Tire Size - TIRES - 35/65R33
Left Front
Left Rear
Right Front
Right Rear


Specs from the manufacturer:

Axles
FrontFixed
Maximum Single-Wheel Rise and Fall22 in (57 cm)
Oscillation Angle13 °
RearTrunnion
Bucket
Breakout Force115,867 lbs (52,557 kg)
Bucket Capacity - heaped8 cu yds (6 m)
Bucket Capacity - struck11 cu yds (8 m)
Bucket Width13 ft (4 m)
Digging depth1 ft (0 m)
Dump Clearance at Max Raise14 ft (4 m)
Maximum Bucket Capacity9 cu yds (7 m)
Dimensions
Ground Clearance2 ft (1 m)
Height - Top of Cab14 ft (4 m)
Hinge Pin - Max Height19 ft (6 m)
Hinge Pin Height at Full Lift 19 ft (6 m)
Length with Bucket on Ground40 ft (12 m)
Overall Length 42 ft (13 m)
Reach at Max Lift and Dump6 ft (2 m)
Reach at Maximum Lift/Dump 7 ft (2 m)
Wheel Base Length15 ft (5 m)
Wheelbase15 ft (5 m)
Engine
Bore6 in (14 cm)
Displacement964 cu in (0 m)
Engine MakeCaterpillar
Engine ModelCat 3456 EUI
Gross Power520 hp (388 kw)
Net Power475 hp (354 kw)
Stroke7 in (17 cm)
Hydraulic Cycle Times
Dump2 sec
Raise9 sec
Total Hydraulic Cycle Time16 sec
Hydraulic System
Dump Time2 sec
Lower Time4 sec
Raise Time9 sec
Operating Specifications
Articulation Angle43 °
Breakout Force123,300 lbs (55,929 kg)
Cooling System Fluid Capacity27 gal (103 l)
Dump Clearance14 ft (4 m)
Front Axle/Diff Fluid Capacity49 gal (186 l)
Fuel Capacity179 gal (679 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity124 gal (470 l)
Operating Weight110,635 lbs (50,184 kg)
Rear Axle/Diff Fluid Capacity49 gal (186 l)
Static Tipping Load - Full Turn60,386 lbs (27,391 kg)
Transmission Fluid Capacity19 gal (70 l)
Service Refill Capacities
Cooling System27 gal (103 l)
Crankcase16 gal (60 l)
Differential - Final Drives - Front49 gal (186 l)
Differential - Final Drives - Rear49 gal (186 l)
Fuel Tank179 gal (679 l)
Hydraulic System - Tank Only71 gal (267 l)
Transmission19 gal (70 l)
Steering System
Minimum Turning Radius - Over Bucket341 in (867 cm)
Transmission
Forward - 14 mph (7 kph)
Forward - 28 mph (12 kph)
Forward - 314 mph (22 kph)
Forward - 424 mph (39 kph)
Max Speed - Forward35 mph (57 kph)
Max Speed - Reverse24 mph (38 kph)
Number of Forward Gears4
Number of Reverse Gears3
Reverse - 15 mph (8 kph)
Reverse - 29 mph (14 kph)
Reverse - 316 mph (25 kph)
Transmission TypePowershift - Planetary

Dealer Contact Info:

Altorfer Cat

Fax: 319-365-5639



Contact: Wm. E. Musgrave

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