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824 Wheel Dozer

Cat Wheel Dozers are designed with durability built in, ensuring maximum availability through multiple life cycles. With optimized performance and simplified serviceability, our machines allow you to support your job site efficiently and safely while lowering owning and operating costs. The 824 continues our legacy of reliability, performance, safety, operator comfort, serviceability, and efficiency.

Engine Model
Cat® C15
Rated Speed
Net Power – ISO 9249
Torque Rise
Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Korea Stage V, and Japan 2014 emissions standards. The other meets Brazil MAR-1 emission standards, emitting equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3 and EU Stage IIIA.
Note (1)
Net power advertised is the power available at the engine flywheel when the engine is equipped with a fan, air cleaner, clean emissions module and alternator.
Gross Power
Chip Scoop Operating Weight
Coal Scoop Operating Weight
Transmission Type
Cat planetary – powershift – ECPC
Forward – 1
Forward – 2
Forward – 3
Forward – 4
Reverse – 1
Reverse – 2
Reverse – 3
Reverse – 4
Cylinders, Double Acting – Lift, Bore and Stroke
120 mm × 1070 mm (4.7 in × 42.1 in)
Cylinder, Double Acting – Tilt and Tip, Bore and Stroke
140 mm × 230 mm (5.5 in × 9.1 in)
Steering System – Circuit
Pilot operated, load sensing
Steering System – Pump
Variable displacement piston
Relief Valve Setting – Steering
Cooling System
30.6gal (US)
Engine Crankcase
9gal (US)
17.4gal (US)
Fuel Tank
206.6gal (US)
Differential – Final Drives – Front
26.4gal (US)
Differential – Final Drives – Rear
29.1gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank Only
35.4gal (US)
Hydraulic System – Implement/Steering
56.5gal (US)
AC Refrigerant
AC Oil
4.94fl oz (US)
Note (1)
All nonroad Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, and Japan 2014 (Tier 4 Final) diesel engines are required to use:– Ultra low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuels containing 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less.– Cat engines are compatible with the following renewable, alternati
Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 2.0 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 2.86 metric tonnes.
Planetary – Fixed
Planetary – Oscillating
Oscillation Angle
Parking Brake
Drum and shoe, spring applied, hydraulic released
Operator Sound Level (ISO 6396:2008)
Machine Sound Level (ISO 6395:2008)
Operator Sound Level (ISO 6396:2008)
Machine Sound Level (ISO 6395:2008)
Height to Top of Beacon
Height – Top of Exhaust Stack
Height – Top of Hood
Ground Clearance – Bumper
Centerline of Front Axle to Hitch
Wheel Base
Length – With Blade on Ground – Straight Blade
Height – Top of Cab
Ground Clearance
Coal Scoop Carry Capacity
Coal Scoop Doze Capacity
Chip Scoop Carry Capacity
Chip Scoop Doze Capacity
  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Safety
    • Camera, rear vision
    • Alarm, back-up
    • Light, warning switched (LED strobe)
    • Lighting, access stairway
    • Cab Integrated Object Detection System (CIODS) ready
    • Mirror, internal (panoramic)
    • Mirrors, rearview (externally mounted)
    • Seat belt with minder, retractable, 76 mm (3 in) wide
    • STIC control system with lockout
    • Emergency platform egress
    • Stairway, left and right rear access
    • Toe kicks
  • Efficiency
    • Hydraulically driven demand fan
  • Power Train
    • Air to air aftercooler
    • Auto shift
    • Brakes, full hydraulic, enclosed, wet multiple disc service brakes
    • Cat clean emission module (Tier 4 Final/Stage V equivalent)
    • Electro-hydraulic parking brake
    • Electronic Clutch Pressure Control (ECPC)
    • Engine, Cat C15 emitting equivalent to Tier 3/Stage IIIA or meets Tier 4 Final/Stage V emission standards
    • Fuel priming pump (electric)
    • Fuel to air cooler
    • Integrated braking system
    • Muffler (under hood) (Tier 3/Stage IIIA)
    • Radiator, Aluminum Modular (AMR)
    • Separated cooling system
    • Single Clutch Speed Shifting (SCSS)
    • Throttle lock
    • Torque converter with Lock Up Clutch (LUC)
    • Transmission, planetary, with 4F/4R speed range control
  • Electrical
    • Alternator, 150 amp
    • Batteries, maintenance-free (4 – 1,000 CCA)
    • Electrical system, 24V
    • Lighting system, halogen (front and rear)
    • Lights, directional (rear)
    • Starter, electric (heavy duty)
    • Starting receptacle for emergency start
  • Operator Environment
    • Radio, CB (ready)
    • 12V power port for mobile phone or laptop connection
    • Air conditioner
    • Cab, sound-suppressed pressurized, internal four-post rollover protective structure/ falling objects protective structure (ROPS/ FOPS), radio ready for entertainment includes antenna, speakers, converter (12-volt 10/15-amp), and power port
    • Cab door, sliding window (LH)
    • Coat and hard hat hooks
    • Electro-hydraulic tilt and lift controls
    • Finger tip shifting controls
    • Flip-up armrest
    • Heater and defroster
    • Horn, electric
    • Implement hydraulic lockout
    • Instrumentation, gauges: – DEF fluid level (Tier 4 Final/Stage V) – Engine coolant temperature – Fuel level – Hydraulic oil temperature – Speedometer/tachometer – Torque converter temperature
    • Instrumentation, warning indicators: – Action alert system, three categories – Brake oil pressure – Electrical system, low voltage – Engine failure malfunction alert and action lamp – Parking brake status
    • Cab precleaner, powered
    • Light, (dome) cab
    • Lunch box and beverage holders
    • Seat, premium plus containing forced air heating and cooling, two-way thigh adjustment, power lumbar and back bolster adjustment, ride stiffness adjustment, dynamic end dampening, and leather finish
    • Sun visor, front
    • Rubber mounted, laminated, tinted glass
    • Transmission gear (indicator)
    • Vital Information Management System (VIMS): – Graphical information display – External data port – Customizable operator profiles
    • Wet-arm wipers/washers (front and rear): – Intermittent wipers (front and rear)
  • Cold Weather
    • Starting aid (ether) automatic
    • Mirrors, heated
    • Antifreeze, premixed 50% concentration extended life (–34° C/–29° F)
  • Other
    • Guard, driveshaft
    • Guards, crankcase and power train
  • Other Standard Equipment
    • Fold down exhaust stack for shipping
    • Fuel tank, 782 L (207 gal)
    • Hitch, drawbar with pin
    • Hoses, Cat XT
    • Hydraulic, engine, and transmission oil coolers
    • Secondary steering
    • Steering, load sensing
    • Vandalism protection caplocks
    • Venturi stack
  • Service
    • Ground level engine shutoff
    • Ground level lockable master disconnect switch
    • Doors, service access (locking)
    • Ecology drains for engine, radiator, transmission, hydraulic tank
    • Engine, crankcase, 500 hour interval with CJ-4 oil
    • Engine precleaner
    • Fire suppression ready
    • Oil change system, high speed
    • Oil sampling valves
    • Product Link
    • Total hydraulic filtration system
  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Operator Environment
  • Blades
    • Blade, Straight
    • Blade, Straight with Push Plate
    • Blade, Semi-U
    • Blade, U
    • Blade, Extended Wear U
    • Blade, Coal U
  • Cold Weather
    • Heater, engine coolant, 120V
    • Heater, engine coolant, 240V
    • Antifreeze, –50° C (–58° F)
  • Other
    • Counterweight, Front
  • Miscellaneous
    • Film (ANSI) (Tier 4 Final/Stage V equivalent)
    • EU certification (Tier 4 Final/Stage V equivalent)
    • Plate – year of manufacture (Tier 3/Stage IIIA equivalent)
  • Service
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Dual stage engine precleaner
  • Power Train
    • No-spin rear axle

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