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Caterpillar 980C Wheel Loader (#459198)

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Winning Bid: US $73,000  
# of Bids: 39   View Bid History
Sold on: 7/25/13
Auction Type: Featured Event
Features: Enclosed Cab, A/C, Heater, Caterpillar 3406DI Engine, 29.5R25 Tires, 130" Wide General Purpose Bucket.
Meter Reading: 38,901 Hours
Serial Number:
Location: Ohio, United States
Zip/Postal Code:45370
(Dayton-Springfield area)
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Inspection Ratings Key
Limited use or recently replaced. Free of visible wear or defects.
Performs within the tolerances expected for age and type of item.
Although performing, shows indication of needing repair or replacement.
Needs immediate repair/replacement. Requires work if it is to perform
as expected.
General Appearance
CE Mark (on or near data plate) No
Paint Scratches; Chips; See photos for condition
Sheet Metal (Fiberglass) Condition Surface rust; Metal erosion; Fenders haves some damage; Missing panels; Minor dents
Steps/Ladders See photos for condition
Hand Rails See photos for condition
General Appearance #1
Control Station
Glass No visible damage
Seat Belts Operational
Horn Operational
Control Lock Lever
Hydraulic Controls
Steering Control Heavy steering wheel play
Drivetrain Controls
Transmission Disconnect Operational
Oil Pressure The fault indicator shuts off after the engine oil pressure rises.
Exterior Lights Operational Yes; Some inoperable; One broken lens
Warning Lights Operational
Travel Alarm Operational
Gauges Operational
Hour Meter/Odometer 38,901 Hours; Operational hour meter - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed.
Air Conditioner Inoperable
Heater Operational
Interior Floor mat, Head liner, Dash plastic: Worn.
Limited Function Check The main components operated except as noted.
Hour Meter/Odometer
Fuel Type Diesel
Emission Control Label None found
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation) Visible
Starter Operational
Turbo or Blower Flaking rust.
Fuel System Operational; Fluid accumulation
Exhaust System No visible damage
Oil Leaks Fluid Accumulation: Oil Pan.
Fuel Leaks None seen
Cooling System Leaks None seen
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran.
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation)
Transmission Operational; Fluid accumulation; 4F/4R
Front Drive Axle
Rear Drive Axle
Final Drives
Limited Function Check The drivetrain was operational.
Drivetrain #1
See photos for condition
Pumps (Hydraulics)
Valves Not visually inspected
Hydraulic Tank
Hoses (Hydraulics)
Loader Lift Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Bucket Tilt Cylinders Dripping leak on the left cylinder; Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Steering Cylinders Fluid accumulation on the left cylinder
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational without a load.
Hydraulics #1
IronPlanet pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Articulating Center Pins Minor to visible movement
Brake Type Air over hydraulic
Master Cylinder Air compressor.
Brake Lines/Hoses
Park Brake Held on slope; Stopped from a slow roll
Limited Function Check The brake system functioned, stopping and holding the machine.
Frame Condition
Tire Brands Left Front: Michelin; Right Front: Bridgestone; Right Rear: Michelin; Left Rear: Bridgestone
Tire Condition See photos; Cuts
Wheel Condition
Wheel Studs, Nuts, Lugs
Lift Arm Condition
Tilt Linkage
Chassis to Arm Pins Minor to moderate movement
Tilt Linkage Pins and Bushings Minor to moderate movement
Bucket to Arm Pins Minor to moderate movement
Limited Function Check The main chassis components were operational in a limited check.
Chassis #1
Loader Bucket Condition Worn; Cracked; Weld repaired; Replated, Cracks on bottom and the replated area inside the bucket is separating.
Loader Bucket Cutting Edge/Shanks/Teeth Reversible-not turned; Worn; Damaged
Specialty #1
Oil Sample Analysis Engine Transmission
date of analysis Jul 09, 2013 Jul 09, 2013
Silicon 4.49 PPM 11.7 PPM
Lead 0.12 PPM 0 PPM
Tin 0.3 PPM 0 PPM
Copper 56.93 PPM 20.45 PPM
Aluminum 2.09 PPM 2.48 PPM
Silver 0.26 PPM 0 PPM
Nickel 0.59 PPM 0.39 PPM
Chromium 0.27 PPM 0.1 PPM
Iron 20.33 PPM 34.93 PPM
Glycol NEG N/A
Water NEG N/A
Fuel <5% N/A

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