336 Excavator

  • Specs Summary

740 EJ Articulated Truck

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.

Standard Equipment


  • 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:<br>– Action lamp<br>– Engine oil pressure<br>– Primary steering system<br>– Left and right turn signal<br>– High beam<br>– Coolant temperature<br>– Tachometer<br>– Parking brake<br>– Fuel level<br>– Transmission oil temperature<br>– Brake system<br>– Transmission hold<br>– Hoist control<br>– Hydraulic system<br>– Charging system<br>– Retarder<br>– Transmission fault<br>– Traction control system<br>– Check engine lamp
  • Liquid Crystal Display (LCD):<br>– Alert indicator<br>– Selected gear and direction<br>– Speed or auto shift<br>– Review Operation and Maintenance Manual (OMM)<br>– Primary steering failure<br>– Seat belt warning<br>– Secondary steering failure<br>– DPF regeneration filter<br>– Machine Security System (MSS)<br>– Secondary steering energy source engaged<br>– Hour meter<br>– Retarder active
  • Seats:<br>– Fully adjustable, air suspension, heated/cooled<br>– Padded trainer with lap belt
  • Secondary steering – electro hydraulic
  • Storage:<br>– Cup holder<br>– Flask receptacle<br>– Under seat storage<br>– Door pocket<br>– Behind seat storage<br>– 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)


  • Product Link: PL631 (satellite) or PL641 (cellular) dependent on location and licensing agreement
  • Cat Detect with Stability Assist


  • Batteries (two) maintenance free
  • Electrical system: 24 volt, 5A 24- to 12-volt converter
  • Horn
  • Lighting Systems:<br>– Cab interior<br>– Two head lamps<br>– Two width marker<br>– Two reversing<br>– Work light<br>– Two stop/tail lights<br>– Front and rear direction indicators
  • Main disconnect switch
  • Remote starting receptacle (cables not included)


  • 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


  • Reverse alarm
  • Rearview camera
  • ROPS/FOPS cab


  • Rear window
  • Radiator
  • Crankcase
  • Axle
  • Front dump body spill guard, integral part of fabricated body


  • 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