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The Cat® M316 Excavator provides top performance with up to 14 percent more swing torque and technology options to get the jobdone faster. Save time and money with up to 10 percent overall savings in maintenance costs, longer service intervals, and 100 percent daily ground level maintenance. The M316 gives you the power to work longer while putting money in your pocket.

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Engine
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Engine Power - ISO 14396 148.0 HP 110.0 kW
Engine Model Cat C4.4 Cat C4.4
Bore 4.0 ft 105.0 mm
Displacement 268.5 in³ 4.4 l
Emission Standards Tier 4 Final Tier 4 Final
Note (1) Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards. Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards.
Note (2) Recommended for use up to 3000 m (9,843 ft) altitude with engine power derate above 3000 m (9,843 ft). Recommended for use up to 3000 m (9,843 ft) altitude with engine power derate above 3000 m (9,843 ft).
Note (3) Rated speed 2,000 rpm. Rated speed 2,000 rpm.

High Performance with Lower Fuel Consumption

  • The Cat engine matches to your performance and production needs. The engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards.
  • Travel between sites easier with travel speeds up to 35 kph (21.7 mph).
  • From dirt to asphalt, the excavator matches your needs to get the job done in a timely, efficient manner.
  • The advanced hydraulic system provides the optimum balance of power and efficiency while giving you the control you need for precise working requirements.
  • With up to 14 percent more swing torque, you can get the job done faster to move on to the next one. The dedicated swing pump provides consistent power for better multitasking capabilities.
  • Auxiliary hydraulic options give you the versatility to use a wide range of Cat attachments.
  • Don’t let the temperature stop you from working. The excavator has a standard high-ambient temperature capability of 52°C (125°F) and cold start capability of -18°C (0°F).

Work in Comfort

  • Choose between Deluxe and Premium cab options.
  • The Deluxe seat is heated and air adjustable while the Premium seat is heated, cooled, and adjusts automatically.
  • Get in and out of the cab easier using the tip-up left console. • Feel more comfortable in the cab while you work with reduced cab vibrations from advanced viscous mounts.
  • Control the excavator comfortably with easy-to-reach controls.

Lower Maintenance Costs

  • Quickly check and service your machine with daily maintenance points accessible from ground level.
  • Check the engine oil level quickly and safely from the ground.
  • Save up to 10 percent in maintenance parts with the new, longer lasting filters.
  • Track your machine’s filter life and maintenance intervals on the in-cab monitor.
  • Two levels of fuel filtration protect the engine from dirty diesel.
  • The new hydraulic oil filter provides improved filtration performance, anti-drain valves to keep oil clean when the filter isreplaced, and longer life with a 3,000-hour replacement interval – 50 percent longer than previous filter designs.
  • S•O•SSM ports are located at ground level, simplifying maintenance and allowing for quick, easy extraction of fluid samples for analysis.
  • Stow your gear with plenty of in-cab storage beneath and behind the seat, overhead, and in the consoles. A cup holder, bottle holder, and coat hook are also provided.
  • Bluetooth® integrated radio allows for seamless mobile phone connection to listen to music and podcasts and for hands-freecalling.
  • Easily adjust to your ideal temperature with the touchscreen monitor or jog dial.

Simple to Operate

  • Start the engine with the push-to-start button, a Bluetooth key fob, or the unique Operator ID function.
  • Program your power mode and joystick preferences using Operator ID; the excavator remembers your settings each time you go to work.
  • Navigate quickly on the standard high-resolution 254 mm (10 in) touchscreen monitor or with the aid of the jog dial control.
  • Not sure how a function works or how to maintain the excavator? Simply access the operator’s manual on the touchscreen monitor.
  • The auto axle lock presses the pedal for you to reduce your overall number of actions. The machine automatically detects when the service brake and axle need to be locked or unlocked. It releases automatically when you press the travel pedal.

Safely Home Every Day

  • Access daily maintenance points from ground level.
  • Keep your excavator secure with Operator ID. Use your PIN code on the monitor to enable the pushbutton starting feature.
  • The standard ROPS cab meets ISO 12117-2:2008 requirements.
  • Enjoy better visibility into trenches, in each swing direction, and behind you with the help of smaller cab pillars, larger windows, and a flat engine hood design. Rearview and side-view cameras are standard.
  • The service platform design provides easy, safe, and quick access to upper service platform; the service platform steps use anti-skid punch plate to prevent slipping.
  • The standard hydraulic lockout lever isolates all hydraulic and travel functions in the lowered position.
  • Swing lock prevents front linkage from moving as you travel.
  • Ground-level shut-off switch stops all fuel to the engine when activated and shuts down the machine.

M316 Standard Equipment

CAB
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  • ROPS, sound suppression
  • High-resolution 254 mm (10 in) LCD touchscreen monitor

M316 Optional Equipment

CAB
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  • Deluxe cab
  • Premium cab