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Backhoe Loaders

420F2/420F2 IT Backhoe Loader

Experience the Backhoe Loader designed around customer feedback. The Cat 420F2 Backhoe Loader puts all the machine controls at the operator’s fingertips. Operate all auxiliary controls with thumb rollers. Move from job site to job site quickly and smoothly with the additional 6th gear on the autoshift transmission and optional lock-up torque converter.

  • Net Power
    93 hp
  • Bore
    4.13 in
  • Stroke
    5 in
  • Displacement
    268 in3
Engine
Net Power
93 hp
Bore
4.13 in
Stroke
5 in
Displacement
268 in3
Engine Model
Cat® C4.4 ACERT™
Gross Power
102 hp
Gross Power
100 hp
Rated Net Power
93 hp
Rated Net Power
94 hp
Rated Net Power
94 hp
Net Peak Power
105 hp
Net Peak Power
106 hp
Net Peak Power
106 hp
Net Torque Rise
46%
Net Peak Torque
322 lb-ft
Note
Engine meets Tier 4 Final emission standards.
Rated Net Power
93 hp
Rated Net Power
94 hp
Weights
Operating Weight
24251 lb
Cab
359 lb
Ride Control
31 lb
Four Wheel Drive
364 lb
Air Conditioning
93 lb
Counterweights
255 lb
Counterweights
530 lb
Operating Weight
17033 lb
Operating Weight
24251 lb
AutoShift Transmission
525 lb
MP Bucket
1642 lb
Loader
699 lb
Extendible Stick
672 lb
Counterweights
1015 lb
Backhoe
Dig Depth
14.3 ft
Dig Depth
17.9 ft
Hydraulic System
Pump Type
Variable Flow, Axial Piston
Type
Closed Center
Pump Capacity
43 gal/min
System Pressure
3600 psi
System Pressure
3600 psi
Transmission
Power Shuttle Transmission
3.4 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
5.6 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
13 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
25 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
3.4 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
5.6 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
13 mph
Power Shuttle Transmission
25 mph
AutoShift Transmission
3.6 mph
AutoShift Transmission
5.7 mph
AutoShift Transmission
7 mph
AutoShift Transmission
12 mph
AutoShift Transmission
16 mph
AutoShift Transmission
25 mph
AutoShift Transmission
3.6 mph
AutoShift Transmission
7.6 mph
AutoShift Transmission
17 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
3.6 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
5.7 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
7 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
12 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
14 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
15 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
25 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
25 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
3.6 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
7.6 mph
AutoShift Transmission with Lock
17 mph
Service Refill Capacities
Cooling System with Air Conditioning
5.9 gal
Fuel Tank
42 gal
Diesel Exhaust Fluid
5.0 gal
Engine Oil with Filter
2.3 gal
Transmission
4.0 gal
Transmission
4.0 gal
Transmission
5.0 gal
Rear Axle
4.4 gal
Rear Axle
0.4 gal
Front Axle
2.9 gal
Front Axle
0.2 gal
Hydraulic System
25.1 gal
Hydraulic Tank
10.6 gal
Note
* Must meet the requirements outlined in ISO 22241.
Note
Requires ultra-low sulfur fuel less than or equal to 15 ppm fuel sulfur.
Axle Ratings
Front Axle
50582 lb
Front Axle
20233 lb
Front Axle
50582 lb
Front Axle
20233 lb
Rear Axle
50582 lb
Rear Axle
20233 lb
Axle Oscillation
10 Degrees
Steering
Type
Front Wheel
Power Steering
Hydrostatic
Bore
2.6 in
Stroke
4.7 in
Rod Diameter
1.4 in
Axle Oscillation
11°
Turning Circle
26.8 ft
Turning Circle
36.0 ft
Tires
Choice 1
Front: 11L-16 (12 ply) F-3/Rear: 19.5L-24 (12 ply) R4 ATU
Choice 2
Front: 12.5/80-18 (12 ply) 1-3/Rear: 19.5L-24 (12 ply) ATU
Choice 3
Front: 12.5/80-18 NHS (12 ply) 1-3/Rear: 21L-24 (16 ply) R4 ATU
Choice 4
Front: 340/80R 18/Rear: 19.5L-24 (12 ply) R4 ATU
Choice 5
Front: 340/80R 18/Rear: 500/70R 24 RT
Standards
Cab
SAE J1040 MAY94; ISO 3741 1994
Cab
SAE J/ISO 3449 APR98 LEVEL II and ISO 3449: 1992 LEVEL II
Cab
ANSI/SAE J1166 OCT98 is 79 dB(A)
Brakes
SAE J/ISO 3450; ISO 3450 1996
Exterior Sound
SAE J188 JUN86 is 76 dB(A)
Engine Features
Feature
Regeneration is passive and does not require any input from the operator or disrupt work.
Feature
Three-ring pistons made of lightweight, silicon/aluminum alloy for strength and maximum thermal conductivity.
Feature
Forged chrome/molybdenum-steel crankshaft with crankshaft with either induction hardened or nitrocarburized journals.
Feature
Front and rear crankshaft oil seals are “lip” type Viton and PTFE designs featuring an integral dust lip.
Feature
Heat resistant, silicone-chrome steel intake and STELLITE-faced exhaust valves provide long life.
Feature
Cylinder block is high strength, cast iron alloy of deep skirt, monobloc design for increased strength and long life.
Feature
Cylinder head is high strength, cast iron alloy construction with extra duty wall and deck thickness.
Feature
Cylinder head’s intake and exhaust ports are precision cast to promote optimum gas flow.
Feature
Direct injection fuel system provides accurate fuel delivery; remote mounted electric lift pump improves serviceability.
Feature
Dry-type axial seal air cleaner with integral precleaner, automatic dust ejection system, and filter condition indicator.
Feature
Direct electric, 12-volt starting and charging system with 880 CCA Group 31 maintenance free battery.
Feature
Standard glow plug starting aid system for efficient cold weather starting.
Feature
High contact ratio/gear train, peripheral fixed isolation top cover and open deck block design reduce bare engine noise.
Feature
Higher low end torque for better engine/machine performance.
Feature
Engine is equipped with electric fuel priming pump.
Brakes
Feature
Brakes meet the following standards: SAE J1473 and ISO 3450 requirements.
Feature
Self-adjusting, completely enclosed and sealed.
Feature
Foot operated brake pedals can be interlocked for roading.
Feature
Parking/secondary brakes are independent of the service brake system.
Feature
Parking brake is mechanically applied through an adjustable hand lever located on the right console.
  • Adjustable auxiliary controls, backhoe loader
  • Air cleaner
  • Alarm, back-up
  • Alternator, 150 amp
  • Audible system fault alarm
  • Automatic Engine Speed Control (AESC)
  • Battery, maintenance-free, 880 CCA
  • Battery disconnect switch
  • Battery remote jumpstart
  • Boom transport lock
  • Brace, lift cylinder
  • Brake, secondary parking
  • Brakes, hydraulically boosted, oil disc, dual pedals, interlocking
  • Bucket level indicator
  • Canopy, ROPS/FOPS
  • Cat cushion swing system
  • Coat restraint
  • Coolant/antifreeze, extended life
  • Counterweight, bumper
  • Dome light (cab only)
  • Diagnostic port for engine, machine and gauge cluster Electronic Control Modules
  • Differential lock, loader joystick
  • Engine, Cat C4.4 ACERT (Direct Injection Turbocharged), meets Tier 4 Final emission standards, selective catalyst reduction, diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC)
  • Engine enclosure, sound suppression removal panels
  • Face seals, O-ring
  • Fan, suction and guard
  • Fast reversing shuttle, all gears
  • Fenders, rear
  • Filters, spin-on: fuel, engine oil, transmission oil, water separator
  • Filters, bowl and cartridge: hydraulic fluid
  • Flashing hazards/signal lights
  • Floor mat
  • Fuel tank, fully enclosed
  • Fully hinged front grill for cooling package cleaning access
  • Gauge cluster: coolant temperature, fuel level, torque converter temperature, DEF level
  • Ground level fuel fill and DEF fill
  • High ambient cooling package
  • Hood lock, inside cab
  • Hydraulic hose, XT
  • Hydraulic oil cooler
  • Hydraulic oil level sight gauge
  • Hydraulic valve, hydrostatic steering
  • Hydraulic valves, loader 2 function
  • Hydraulic valves, backhoe 5 function
  • Hydraulics, load sensing with variable displacement piston pump
  • Indicator lights: Eco mode active, water in fuel, remote dial throttle active, engine warning, warning lamp, emissions module malfunction, AESC active, low battery/charging system warning, high hydraulic oil temperature; LCD warnings: engine oil pressure, machine locked (if equipped), service due, air filter blocked, high coolant temperature, auto idle shutdown, high torque converter temperature, hydraulic filter bypass
  • Instrument panel lights
  • Joystick controls: pilot operated, excavator-style with pattern changer
  • Key start/stop system
  • LCD screen: engine speed, hour meter, gear/direction, battery voltage, hydraulic oil temperature, torque converter temperature, coolant temperature, trip totals (fuel and hours), lifetime totals (fuel and hours), operator settings (units, brightness, programmable hoe auxiliary flow), service mode diagnostics, oil life reset, DPF force regeneration, maintenance intervals, ECM/system info
  • Lights, working (4 front, 4 rear)
  • Loader, self-leveling, return-to-dig and transmission disconnect switch
  • Loader, single tilt
  • Mirror, rearview
  • One-touch low idle
  • Open circuit breather
  • Pattern changer, in cab
  • Power receptacle, 12 volt, 2 internal, 1 external
  • Power steering, hydrostatic
  • Radio ready cab
  • Seat belt, retractable, 51 mm (2 in)
  • Socket, two roof
  • Stabilizer shoes, street
  • Steering knob
  • Seat, air suspension, fabric or vinyl cover, with armrest
  • Starting system, glow plugs
  • Steering, hydrostatic
  • Storage compartment, lockable
  • Storage tray
  • Stop and tail lights
  • Swing transport lock
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Tires
  • Toolbox, external, lockable
  • Torque converter
  • Throttle, hand and foot, electronic
  • Transmission, four speed, syncromesh
  • Transmission neutralizer switch
  • Transport tie-downs
  • Two Wheel Drive
  • Vandalism locks, four
  • Warning horn, electric
  • Battery, additional, 880 CCA
  • Cab, deluxe
  • Cold weather fuel (–30° C/–22° F)
  • Cold weather package, including additional battery, engine block heater, radiator antifreeze, cold weather fuel (–30° C/–22° F) and mounting for an ether bottle
  • Counterweights, 115 kg (255 lb), 240 kg (530 lb) or 460 kg (1,015 lb)
  • Fenders, front with integral steps
  • Four Wheel Drive
  • Guard, boom protection plate
  • Guard, stabilizer, rock
  • Hydraulic valves, loader (3rd valve for GP, MP or Quick Coupler)
  • Hydraulic valves, backhoe 6 function
  • Hydraulic lines, combined function auxiliary
  • Loader, IT with Quick Coupler and pilot loader control
  • Product Link, satellite, PL631E
  • Product Link, cellular, PL641I
  • Quick Coupler, hydraulic, dual lock
  • Quick Coupler, manual, dual lock
  • Quick Coupler, pin lock
  • Radio and CD player
  • Radio and CD player, Bluetooth
  • Ride Control
  • Rotating beacon, magnetic mount
  • Seat belt, 75 mm (3 in)
  • Seat, heated
  • Security system keypad
  • Stabilizer pads, reversible
  • Stick, extendible
  • Storage box
  • Transmission, AutoShift
  • Transmission, AutoShift with lock-up torque converter
  • Vandalism protection, gauge cover
  • Work Tool Attachments such as buckets, forks, material handling arms, augers, hammers, brooms, cold planers and vibratory plate compactors. See your Cat dealer for more information.