Manufactured By: Caterpillar

Category: Skid Steer Loader

Model Number: 262

TypeSkid Steer Loader
Standard Flow22 GPM
High FlowN/A GPM
Pressure3300PSI PSI
Hydraulic HP Standard Flow42. HP
Hydraulic HP High FlowN/A HP
Engine HP80 HP
Width72 in.
Lift Capacity at 35%1672.8 lb.
Lift Capacity at 50%2500 lb.
Operating Weight6552 lb.
Tire Size


FOPSSAEJ/ISO 3449 APR98 Level I and ISO3449:1992 Level I
FOPS Level IISAEJ/ISO 3449 APR 98 Level II and ISO 3449:1992 Level II (optional)
ROPSSAE J1040 MAY94 and ISO3471:1994


Bucket Pin Height – Carry Position9.6 in (24 cm)
Bucket Pin Height – Maximum Lift10.7 ft (3 m)
Bumper Overhang – Rear Axle41 in (104 cm)
Clearance at Max Lift and Dump8 ft (2 m)
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump98.2 in (249 cm)
Ground Clearance9 in (23 cm)
Height – Top of Cab6.9 ft (2 m)
Length – With Bucket on Ground142.4 in (362 cm)
Length – Without Bucket114.3 in (290 cm)
Length w/o Bucket9.6 ft (3 m)
Length with Bucket11.9 ft (4 m)
Maximum Overall Height161 in (409 cm)
Reach – Maximum Lift/Dump32.5 in (83 cm)
Reach at Max Lift and Dump30.8 in (78 cm)
Turning Radius from Center – inc bucket89.2 in (227 cm)
Vehicle Width over Tires72 in (183 cm)
Wheel Base4.1 ft (1 m)
Wheelbase4.1 ft (1 m)
Width Over Tires6.1 ft (2 m)


Bore3.9 in (10 cm)
Displacement183 cu in (0 m)
Engine MakeCaterpillar
Engine ModelCat 3034C
Gross Power74 hp (55 kw)
Net Flywheel Power74 hp (55 kw)
Number of Cylinders4
Power Measured @2600 rpm
Stroke4 in (10 cm)

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic FlowStandard flow
Loader Hydraulic Flow22 gal/min (83 l/min)
Loader Hydraulic Pressure3300 psi
Pump Flow Capacity22 gal/min (83 l/min)


Bucket Capacity0.6 cu yds (0 m)
Operating Load Rating2500 lbs (1,134 kg)
Tipping Angle4779.6 °

Operating Specifications

Breakout Force – Lift Cylinder5020 lbs (2,277 kg)
Breakout Force – Tilt Cylinder5212 lbs (2,364 kg)
Fuel Capacity23.8 gal (90 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity14.1 gal (53 l)
Max Speed7.6 mph (12 kph)
Operating Speed7.6 mph (12 kph)
Operational Weight3552 lbs (1,611 kg)
Rated Operating Capacity2500 lbs (1,134 kg)
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight2550 lbs (1,157 kg)
Tipping Load5000 lbs (2,268 kg)

Service Refill Capacities

Chain Box – Each Side2.1 gal (8 l)
Cooling System2.6 gal (10 l)
Engine Crankcase1.8 gal (7 l)
Fuel Tank23.8 gal (90 l)
Hydraulic System14 gal (53 l)
Hydraulic Tank9.2 gal (35 l)


Operating Weight7655 lbs (3,472 kg)