740 EJ Articulated Truck

Overview
Engine Model
Cat® C18 ACERT™
Gross Power – SAE J1995
511 hp
Net Power – SAE J1349
496 hp
  • Exterior View
  • Interior View

The Cat 740 EJ with a 23 m3 (30.1 yd3) 38 tonnes (42 tons) capacity brings a new level of operator comfort and features to the market in addition to the durability, high productivity and lower operating costs Cat Articulated Trucks are known for.
The all-new operator cabin is a leap into the next generation for Articulated Trucks, providing our operators the best place to help build the future.

Engine

Engine Model
Cat® C18 ACERT™
Gross Power – SAE J1995
511 hp
Net Power – SAE J1349
496 hp
Bore
6 in
Stroke
7 in
Displacement
1,106 in3
Engine Model – U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage IV, Japan 2014, Korea Tier 4 Final
Cat C18 ACERT
Net Power – ISO 14396
504 hp
No Engine De-rating Required Below
10,000 ft
Peak Engine Torque Gross (SAE J1995)
1,931 lbf-ft
Peak Engine Torque Net (SAE J1349)
1,887 lbf-ft
Peak Engine Torque Speed
1,200 rpm
Note
The power ratings apply at rated speed of 1,700 rpm when tested under the conditions for the specified standard.
Note
The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with alternator, air cleaner, muffler and fan at minimum speed.
Note
Net power when the fan is at maximum speed is 348 kW (467 hp) per the SAE reference conditions.
Emissions
The 740 EJ meets Tier 4 Final/Stage IV emission standards.
Note
DEF used in Cat SCR systems must meet the requirements outlined in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 22241-1. ISO 22241-1 requirements are met by many brands of DEF, including those that carry the AdBlue or API certificatio
Engine Model
Cat® C18 ACERT™
Bore
6 in
Stroke
7 in
Displacement
1,106 in³
Engine Model - U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage IV, Japan 2014, Korea Tier 4 Final
Cat C18 ACERT
Gross Power - SAE J1995
511 HP
Net Power - ISO 14396
504 HP
Net Power - SAE J1349
496 HP
Emissions
The 740 EJ meets Tier 4 Final/Stage IV emission standards.
No Engine De-rating Required Below
10,000 ft
Note (1)
The power ratings apply at rated speed of 1,700 rpm when tested under the conditions for the specified standard.
Note (2)
The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with alternator, air cleaner, muffler and fan at minimum speed.
Note (3)
Net power when the fan is at maximum speed is 348 kW (467 hp) per the SAE reference conditions.
Note (4)
DEF used in Cat SCR systems must meet the requirements outlined in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 22241-1. ISO 22241-1 requirements are met by many brands of DEF, including those that carry the AdBlue or API certificatio
Peak Engine Torque Gross (SAE J1995)
1,931 ft·lbf
Peak Engine Torque Net (SAE J1349)
1,887 ft·lbf
Peak Engine Torque Speed
1,200 r/min

Transmission

Forward 1
4 mph
Forward 2
5 mph
Forward 3
7 mph
Forward 4
9 mph
Forward 5
12 mph
Forward 6
14 mph
Forward 7
20 mph
Reverse - 1
4 mile/h
Reverse - 2
9 mile/h
Forward 8
24 mph
Forward 9
34 mph
Forward - 1
4 mile/h
Forward - 2
5 mile/h
Forward - 3
7 mile/h
Forward - 4
9 mile/h
Forward - 5
12 mile/h
Forward - 6
14 mile/h
Forward - 7
20 mile/h
Forward - 8
24 mile/h
Forward - 9
34 mile/h

Body Plate

Type
High Strength Brinell HB450 Wear Resistant Steel
Front
0 in
Chute
1 in
Side
0 in
Base
1 in
Type
High Strength Brinell HB450 Wear Resistant Steel

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank
145 gal
Cooling System
24 gal
DEF Tank
5 gal
Steering/Hoist Hydraulic System
37 gal
Engine Crankcase
14 gal
Transmission/OTG
20 gal
Engine Crankcase
14 gal (US)
Final Drives (each)
1 gal
Axles (each)
16 gal
Fuel Tank
145 gal (US)
Cooling System
24 gal (US)
DEF Tank
5 gal (US)
Steering/Hoist Hydraulic System
37 gal (US)
Transmission - OTG
20 gal (US)
Brake Cooling Tank
18 gal (US)
Axles - Each
16 gal (US)
Final Drive - Each
1 gal (US)

Standards

Brakes
ISO 3450 – 2011
Steering
ISO 5010 – 2007
Cab - FOPS
ISO 3449 Level II – 2005
Cab - ROPS
ISO 3471 – 2008
Brakes
ISO 3450 – 2011
Steering
ISO 5010 – 2007

Turning Circle

Turning Dimensions: Aisle Width
233 in
Note
Dimensions are for machines equipped with 29.5R25 tires.
Turning Dimensions - Aisle Width
233 in
Turning Dimensions - Clearance Radius
356 in
Turning Dimensions - Inside Radius
173 in
Turning Dimensions - SAE Turning Radius
339 in
Turning Dimensions - Steer Angle - Left/Right
45 deg

Weights

Rated Payload
42 ton (US)

Body Capacities

Heaped (SAE 2:1)
30 yd³
Struck
24 yd³

Operating Weights

Front Axle - Empty
44,849 lb
Center Axle - Empty
17,095 lb
Rear Axle - Empty
16,515 lb
Total - Empty
78,623 lb
Front Axle - Rated Load
3,534 lb
Center Axle - Rated Load
40,120 lb
Rear Axle - Rated Load
40,120 lb
Total - Rated Load
83,776 lb
Front Axle - Loaded
48,548 lb
Center Axle - Loaded
57,214 lb
Rear Axle - Loaded
56,637 lb
Total - Loaded
162,399 lb

Sound Levels

Interior Cab
72 dB(A)
Note
The operator sound exposure Leq (equivalent sound pressure level) measured according to the work cycle procedures specified in ANSI/SAE J1166 OCT98 is 76 dB(A), for the cab offered by Caterpillar, when properly installed and maintained and tested with the
Note
Hearing protection may be needed when operating with an open operator station and cab (when not properly maintained or doors/windows open) for extended periods or in noisy environments.
Note (1)
The operator sound exposure Leq (equivalent sound pressure level) measured according to the work cycle procedures specified in ANSI/SAE J1166 OCT98 is 76 dB(A), for the cab offered by Caterpillar, when properly installed and maintained and tested with the
Note (2)
Hearing protection may be needed when operating with an open operator station and cab (when not properly maintained or doors/windows open) for extended periods or in noisy environments.

Steering

Lock to Lock
4.8 seconds @ 60 rpm

Optimal Loader/Truck Pass Matching

Hydraulic Excavator: 390 - Passes
4
Hydraulic Excavator: 374 - Passes
5
Wheel Loader: 982 - Passes
4
Wheel Loader: 980 - Passes
4-5
Wheel Loader: 972 - Passes
4-5
Note
An optimum system match gives you a major productivity advantage. Having matched loading and hauling tools results in increased production and lower system costs per unit of volume moved.

Blade Eject/Retract

Eject (manual)
17 seconds
Eject (automatic)
16 seconds
Retract (manual)
21 seconds
Retract (automatic)
21 seconds
Eject (automatic)
16 s
Eject (manual)
17 s
Retract (automatic)
21 s
Retract (manual)
21 s

Ease of Operation

Operator Environment

Engine

Transmission

Automatic Features

Suspension and Braking

Versatility

Durability and Reliability

Integrated Technologies

Serviceability

Complete Customer Support

Sustainability

Safety

  • Operator Environment
    • Air conditioning with R134A refrigerant
    • Adjustable air vents
    • Combined gear selection and eject control lever
    • Glass windows: laminated and tinted-front toughened and tinted-sides and rear
    • Heater and defroster with variable speed fan
    • Mirrors: Extensive arrangement for improved visibility
    • Machine operation monitoring system includes:
      – Action lamp
      – Engine oil pressure
      – Primary steering system
      – Left and right turn signal
      – High beam
      – Coolant temperature
      – Tachometer
      – Parking brake
      – Fuel level
      – Transmission oil temperature
      – Brake system
      – Transmission hold
      – Hoist control
      – Hydraulic system
      – Charging system
      – Retarder
      – Transmission fault
      – Traction control system
      – Check engine lamp
    • Liquid Crystal Display (LCD):
      – Alert indicator
      – Selected gear and direction
      – Speed or auto shift
      – Review Operation and Maintenance Manual (OMM)
      – Primary steering failure
      – Seat belt warning
      – Secondary steering failure
      – DPF regeneration filter
      – Machine Security System (MSS)
      – Secondary steering energy source engaged
      – Hour meter
      – Retarder active
    • Seats:
      – Fully adjustable, air suspension, heated/cooled
      – Padded trainer with lap belt
    • Secondary steering – electro hydraulic
    • Storage:
      – Cup holder
      – Flask receptacle
      – Under seat storage
      – Door pocket
      – Behind seat storage
      – Coat hook
    • Sun visor
    • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel
    • Touch screen display incorporating the rearview camera video feed
    • Two seat belts, operator's retractable
    • Windows opening side, tinted
    • Window blinds
    • Windshield wiper and washer, two speed, intermittent (front)
    • Windshield wiper and washer, two speed (rear)
  • Cat Connect Technologies
    • Product Link: PL631 (satellite) or PL641 (cellular) dependent on location and licensing agreement
    • Cat Detect with Stability Assist
  • Electrical And Lighting
    • Batteries (two) maintenance free
    • Electrical system: 24 volt, 5A 24- to 12-volt converter
    • Horn
    • Lighting Systems:
      – Cab interior
      – Two head lamps
      – Two width marker
      – Two reversing
      – Work light
      – Two stop/tail lights
      – Front and rear direction indicators
    • Main disconnect switch
    • Remote starting receptacle (cables not included)
  • Power Train
    • Auto shift nine-speed forward and two reverse transmission
    • Cat C18 ACERT engine
    • Differentials: standard with automatic clutched inter and cross-axle differential locks
    • Dual circuit oil immersed, enclosed brakes – all wheels
    • Retarder: engine compression brake
    • Three axle, six-wheel drive
  • Safety
    • Reverse alarm
    • Rearview camera
    • ROPS/FOPS cab
  • Guards
    • Rear window
    • Radiator
    • Crankcase
    • Axle
    • Front dump body spill guard, integral part of fabricated body
  • Other Standard Equipment
    • Mud flaps: wheel arch and body mounted with transportation tiebacks
    • S·O·S sampling valves
    • Tires, six 29.5R25, radial
    • Vandalism protection: lockable caps for fuel tank and hydraulic oil tank
  • Optional Equipment
    • Auto lube installation for automatic greasing of bearings
    • Body liners
    • Bluetooth radio stereo system
    • Cat Production Measurement payload monitoring system
    • Cold weather coolant –51° C (–60° F)
    • Cold weather start attachment
    • Engine block heater
    • Ether start
    • Exhaust heated body
    • Fast fuel fill
    • Fender extension
    • Flashing LED beacon
    • Four point seat belt
    • Fuel additive – anti-waxing
    • Heated rearview motorized mirrors
    • Machine Security System (MSS)
    • Product Link Elite: PLE631 (satellite), PLE641 (cellular)
    • Roof mounted High Intensity Discharge (HID) work lights
    • Sound suppression
    • 875/65 R29 wide tires
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