C1.5 LRC Diesel Engines - Lesser Regulated & Non-Regulated

Cat® C1.5 Diesel Engine

Industrial
Industrial (98)

Overview

The Cat® C1.5 Industrial Diesel Engine is offered in ratings ranging from 20.9-30 bkW (28-40.2 bhp) @ 2200-3000 rpm. These ratings meet EU Stage IIIA emission standards. Applications powered by C1.5 engines include: Agriculture Tractors, Combines and Harvesters, Aircraft Ground Support, Bore/Drill Rigs, Chippers, Grinders, Compactors, Rollers, Compressors, Construction, Irrigation, Pumps, Turf, Landscaping, Mobile Earthmoving, Paving, Trenchers, Underground Mining, and Material Handling.

Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power
World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.
High Performance
Substantial torque rise delivers impressive performance throughout a wide speed range while maintaining low operating costs.
Fuel Efficiency
Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.
Broad Application Range
Industry leading range of factory configurable ratings and options for agricultural, material handling, construction, mining, aircraft ground support, and other industrial applications.
Package Size
Ultra-compact package size ensures ease of installation as well as exceptional power density.
World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network
  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program
Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power
World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.
High Performance
Substantial torque rise delivers impressive performance throughout a wide speed range while maintaining low operating costs.
Fuel Efficiency
Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.
Broad Application Range
Industry leading range of factory configurable ratings and options for agricultural, material handling, construction, mining, aircraft ground support, and other industrial applications.
Package Size
Ultra-compact package size ensures ease of installation as well as exceptional power density.
World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network
  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

Power Rating

Minimum Power
28.0bhp
Maximum Power
40.2bhp
Rated Speed
2200-3000 rpm
Minimum Power
27.8HP
Maximum Power
40.2HP
Rated Speed
2200-3000 rpm
Maximum Torque
83lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Maximum Power
40.2HP
Maximum Torque
83lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Rated Speed
2200-3000 rpm
Minimum Power
27.8HP

Emission Standards

Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim Equivalent
Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim Equivalent
Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim Equivalent

General

Engine Configuration
Inline 3, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Bore
84 mm (3.3 in)
Stroke
90 mm (3.5 in)
Displacement
1.496 L (91 in³)
Aspiration
Naturally Aspirated (NA) or Turbocharged (T)
Compression Ratio
22.5:1
Combustion System
Indirect Injection
Rotation (from flywheel end)
Counterclockwise
Lube System (refill)
6 L (6.3 qt)
Engine Configuration
Inline 3, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Bore
84 mm (3.3 in)
Stroke
90 mm (3.5 in)
Aspiration
Naturally Aspirated (NA) or Turbocharged (T)
Displacement
1.496 L (91 in³)
Compression Ratio
22.5:1
Combustion System
Indirect Injection
Rotation from Flywheel End
Counterclockwise
Lube System - Refill
6 L (6.3 qt)
Bore
3.3in
Stroke
3.5in
Displacement
91in³
Aftertreatment
-
Engine Configuration
Inline 3, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Bore
3.3in
Stroke
3.5in
Displacement
91in³
Compression Ratio
22.5:1
Aspiration
Naturally Aspirated (NA) or Turbocharged (T)
Combustion System
Indirect Injection
Rotation from Flywheel End
Counterclockwise
Aftertreatment
-

Engine Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)

Length
572 mm (22.5 in)
Width
453-512 mm (17.8-20.2 in)
Height
643 mm (25.3 in)
Weight, Net Dry (Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments)
149-156.5 kg (328-345 lb)

Engine Dimensions - Approximate

Height
643 mm (25.3 in)
Length
572 mm (22.5 in)
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
149-156.5 kg (328-345 lb)
Width
453-512 mm (17.8-20.2 in)
Length
22.5in
Width
20.3in
Height
25.3in
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
345lb
Length
22.5in
Width
20.3in
Height
25.3in
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
345lb

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Inlet manifold with choice of inlets.
  • Control System
    • Alternator 12 volt 65 amp
    • Starter motor 12 volt
    • Glow plug starting aid
  • Cooling System
    • Belt-driven coolant pump
    • Coolant temperature switch
    • Choice of cooling fans
  • Flywheel & Flywheel Housing
    • Naturally Aspirated: SAE No. 7 1/2 flywheel
    • Turbocharged: SAE No. 6 1/2 or SAE No. 7 1/2 flywheel
    • Naturally Aspirated: Choice of SAE No. 4 or standard backplate flywheel housing
    • Turbocharged: Choice of SAE No. 4 or SAE No. 5 or standard backplate flywheel housing
  • Fuel System
    • Fuel injection pump
    • Spin-on fuel filter
    • Electronic Shut-off Solenoid (ESOS)
  • Lube System
    • Alternative oil fillers
    • Spin-on lube oil filter
    • Lube oil pressure switch
    • Lube oil sump
  • General
    • Cast iron, engine block
    • Cast iron exhaust manifold--side outlet
    • Cold start capability to -20° C (-4° F)
    • Gradeability 35° continuous
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request

Optional Equipment:

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