Cat® C13 Diesel Engine

The Cat® C13 Industrial Diesel Engine is offered in ratings ranging from 287-388 bkW (385-520 bhp) @ 1800-2100 rpm. Industries and applications powered by engines include: Agriculture, Ag Tractors, Aircraft Ground Support, Bore/Drill Rigs, Chippers/Grinders, Combines/Harvesters, Compactors/Rollers, Compressors, Construction, Cranes, Crushers, Dredgers, Forestry, General Industrial, Hydraulic Power Units, Irrigation Equipment, Loaders/Forwarders, Material Handling, Mining, Mobile Earthmoving Equipment, Paving Equipment, Pumps, Shovels/Draglines, Specialty Ag Equipment, Surface Hauling Equipment, Trenchers and Underground Mining Equipment.

Engine Configuration
In-Line 6, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Cooling System Capacity
18.7 L (19.8 qt)
Lube System (refill)
34 L (35.9 qt)
Length
1203-1272 mm (47.2-50.1 in)

Specs

General

Engine Configuration
In-Line 6, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Cooling System Capacity
18.7 L (19.8 qt)
Lube System (refill)
34 L (35.9 qt)
Bore
5.1in
Stroke
6.2in
Displacement
762.8in³
Aspiration
Turbocharged-Aftercooled (TA)
Compression Ratio
17.0:1
Combustion System
Direct Injection
Rotation from Flywheel End
Counterclockwise
Engine Configuration
In-Line 6
Bore
130 mm (5.1 in)
Stroke
157 mm (6.2 in)
Displacement
12.5 L (762.8 in³)
Cooling System - Capacity
18.7 L (19.8 qt)
Lube System - Refill
34 L (35.9 qt)
Aftertreatment
DOC+DPF+SCR

Engine Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)

Length
1203-1272 mm (47.2-50.1 in)
Width
933-996 mm (36.74-39.2 in)
Height
1132-1186 mm (44.6-46.7 in)
Weight - Net Dry (Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments)
1143-1350 kg (2520-2976 lb)

Cat Regeneration System Aftertreatment Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)

Length
1053-1077 mm (41.5-42.4 in)
Width
779.8-1069 mm (30.7-42.1 in)
Height
451.3-654 mm (17.8-25.7 in)
Weight
248-259 kg (547-571 lb)
Diameter
330.2 mm (13 in)

PETU Dimensions (Tier 4 Final, Stage IV Only)

Length
854 mm (33.6 in)
Width
287 mm (11.3 in)
Volume Capacity
48.4 L (51.1 qt)
Weight
19.42 kg (42.8 lb)
Height
551 mm (21.7 in)

Power Rating

Minimum Power
385HP
Maximum Power
520HP
Rated Speed
1800-2100 rpm
Maximum Torque
1756lb-ft @ 1400 rpm

Emission Standards

Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final

Engine Dimensions - Approximate

Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
2520lb
Height
1132-1186 mm (44.6-46.7 in)
Length
1203-1272 mm (47.2-50.1 in)
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
1143-1350 kg (2520-2976 lb)
Width
933-996 mm (36.74-39.2 in)
Length
50in
Width
39in
Height
45in

Passive Regeneration System Aftertreatment Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)

Length
974.8 mm (38.4 in)
Width
958.3 mm (37.7 in)
Height
547.2 mm (21.5 in)
Weight
140 kg (308.6 lb)

Cat Regeneration System Aftertreatment Dimensions - Approximate

Diameter
330.2 mm (13 in)
Height
451.3-654 mm (17.8-25.7 in)
Length
1053-1077 mm (41.5-42.4 in)
Weight
248-259 kg (547-571 lb)
Width
779.8-1069 mm (30.7-42.1 in)

PETU Dimensions - Tier 4 Final, Stage IV Only

Height
551 mm (21.7 in)
Length
854 mm (33.6 in)
Volume Capacity
48.4 L (51.1 qt)
Weight
19.42 kg (42.8 lb)
Width
287 mm (11.3 in)

Passive Regeneration System Aftertreatment Dimensions - Approximate

Height
547.2 mm (21.5 in)
Length
974.8 mm (38.4 in)
Weight
140 kg (308.6 lb)
Width
958.3 mm (37.7 in)

PETU Dimensions - Tier 4 Final Only

Height
21.7in
Length
33.6in
Width
11.3in
Volume Capacity
51.1qt (US)
Weight
42.8lb

Aftertreatment Dimensions

Length
42in
Width
41in
Height
26in
Weight
571lb

Features

Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

High Performance

Simple and efficient turbocharger with balance valve provides optimal air management and improved fuel efficiency.

Simple and efficient turbocharger with balance valve provides optimal air management and improved fuel efficiency.

Fuel Efficiency

Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.

Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.

Fuel & Oil

Tier 4 Interim or Tier 4 Final, Stage IIIB or Stage IV engines require Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) fuel containing a maximum of 10 ppm sulfur (EU) and 15 ppm sulfur (U.S.), and new oil formulations to support the new technology. Cat® engines are designed to accommodate B20 biofuel. Your Cat dealer can provide more information regarding fuel and oil.

Tier 4 Interim or Tier 4 Final, Stage IIIB or Stage IV engines require Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) fuel containing a maximum of 10 ppm sulfur (EU) and 15 ppm sulfur (U.S.), and new oil formulations to support the new technology. Cat® engines are designed to accommodate B20 biofuel. Your Cat dealer can provide more information regarding fuel and oil.

Broad Application Range

Industry leading range of factory configurable ratings and options for agricultural, material handling, construction, mining, aircraft ground support, and other industrial applications.

Industry leading range of factory configurable ratings and options for agricultural, material handling, construction, mining, aircraft ground support, and other industrial applications.

Package Size

Exceptional power density enables standardization across numerous applications. Multiple installation options minimize total package size. Ideal for equipment with narrow engine compartments.

Exceptional power density enables standardization across numerous applications. Multiple installation options minimize total package size. Ideal for equipment with narrow engine compartments.

Quality

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network

  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program
  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network

  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program
  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

Tier 4 Interim, Stage IIIB Aftertreatment Features

Regeneration. Cat Regeneration System maximizes fuel efficiency during regeneration. Flexible regeneration options maximize uptime.


Mounting. Remote installation options provide OEM flexibility for many applications, including horizontal and vertical mounting, with and without muffler.


Service. Minimum 5000 hour DPF ash service interval.


Regeneration. Cat Regeneration System maximizes fuel efficiency during regeneration. Flexible regeneration options maximize uptime.


Mounting. Remote installation options provide OEM flexibility for many applications, including horizontal and vertical mounting, with and without muffler.


Service. Minimum 5000 hour DPF ash service interval.


Tier 4 Final, Stage IV Aftertreatment Features

Regeneration. Cat Regeneration System maximizes fuel efficiency during regeneration. Transparent regeneration maximizes uptime. Aftertreatment life is twice as long as engine rebuild. Option available utilizing Passive Regeneration not requiring Cat Regeneration System - please speak with your Dealer to determine which option is most suitable for your application.


Mounting. Industrial power units have standard horizontal mounting.


Service. Minimum 5000-hour diesel particulate filter ash service interval. PETU filter service is 5000 hours.


Regeneration. Cat Regeneration System maximizes fuel efficiency during regeneration. Transparent regeneration maximizes uptime. Aftertreatment life is twice as long as engine rebuild. Option available utilizing Passive Regeneration not requiring Cat Regeneration System - please speak with your Dealer to determine which option is most suitable for your application.


Mounting. Industrial power units have standard horizontal mounting.


Service. Minimum 5000-hour diesel particulate filter ash service interval. PETU filter service is 5000 hours.


Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Turbocharged
    • Air-to-Air Aftercooled
    • Mid-mount turbocharged system with front and rear exhaust configurations (Tier 4 Final, Stage IV)
  • Control System
    • Electronic control system
    • Over-foam wiring harness
    • Automatic altitude compensation
    • Power compensated for fuel temperature
    • Configurable software features
    • Engine monitoring system SAE J1939 broadcast and control
    • Integrated Electronic Control Unit (ECU)
    • Remote fan control
  • Cooling System
    • Vertical or RH thermostat outlet
    • Centrifugal water pump
    • Guidance on cooling system design available through your dealer to ensure equipment reliability
  • Flywheels And Flywheel Housing
    • SAE No. 1 flywheel housing
    • Available SAE No. 1 power take off with optional SAE A, SAE B or SAE C power take off drives. Engine power can also be taken from the front of the engine with optional attachments. (Tier 4 Final, Stage IV).
  • Fuel System
    • MEUI injection
    • Primary fuel filter
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Fuel transfer pump
    • Electronic fuel priming
  • Lube System
    • Open crankcase ventilation system
    • Oil cooler
    • Oil filler
    • Lube oil filter
    • Oil dipstick
    • Gear driven oil pump
    • Choice of front, rear or center sumps
    • Open crankcase ventilation system with fumes disposal (optional OCV filter system) (Tier 4 Final, Stage IV)
  • Power Take Off (pto)
    • SAE A, SAE B or SAE C power take off (PTO) drives. Engine power can also be taken from the front of the engine on some applications.
  • General
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request
  • U.s. Epa Tier 4 Interim, Eu Stage Iiib Aftertreatment / Clean Emissions Control Equipment
    • Cat Regeneration System
    • Clean Emissions Module (CEM), consisting of Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) and Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC)
    • NOx Reduction System (NRS)
    • Flex pipe connection kit with 90° rotatable elbows to attach to Cat Regeneration System Inlet
    • Available in 12 volt or 24 volt systems
  • U.s. Epa Tier 4 Final, Eu Stage Iv Aftertreatment
    • Cat Regeneration System
    • Clean Emissions Module (CEM), consisting of Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) and Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC)
    • Aftertreatment Electronic Control Unit (ECU)
    • NOx Reduction System (NRS)
    • Pump Electronic Control Unit (PETU)
    • Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)
    • Available in 12V or 24V systems

Optional Equipment