The CAT 953 Track Loader is a versatile and powerful machine designed for a variety of tasks in construction, landscaping, agriculture, and more. With its compact size and agile maneuverability, it excels in tight spaces and rough terrain. Equipped with a reliable engine and robust tracks, it delivers exceptional traction and stability, allowing it to navigate challenging conditions with ease. The 953 Track Loader features a comfortable operator cabin with intuitive controls, ensuring productivity and efficiency during long hours of operation. With a range of attachments available, including buckets, forks, and grapples, it can tackle a wide range of applications, from loading and carrying materials to grading and excavating. Built with CAT’s renowned durability and reliability, the 953 Track Loader is a trusted solution for demanding job sites, providing years of dependable performance.

Product Features for CAT 953 Track Loaders: 

  • Powerful Engine: Equipped with a high-performance diesel engine, the CAT 953 Track Loader delivers reliable power and torque to handle various loading and material handling tasks with ease.
  • Compact Design: The compact design of the CAT 953 Track Loader allows for maneuverability and operation in tight spaces, making it suitable for applications in construction, landscaping, agriculture, and more.
  • Durable Undercarriage: With a rugged undercarriage design, including durable tracks and rollers, the CAT 953 Track Loader offers excellent traction and stability on uneven terrain, ensuring reliable performance in challenging conditions.
  • Versatile Attachments: The CAT 953 Track Loader is compatible with a wide range of attachments, including buckets, forks, grapples, and more, allowing for versatility in handling different materials and completing various tasks on the job site.
  • Comfortable Operator Environment: The operator cab of the CAT 953 Track Loader is designed for comfort and productivity, featuring ergonomic controls, adjustable seating, and excellent visibility for improved operator comfort and efficiency during long hours of operation.
  • Advanced Control System: Equipped with advanced control systems and technology, the CAT 953 Track Loader offers precise and responsive operation, allowing operators to achieve optimal performance and productivity with ease.
  • Easy Maintenance: The CAT 953 Track Loader is designed for easy maintenance, with accessible service points and convenient access to key components for routine inspections and servicing, reducing downtime and maximizing uptime on the job site. Regular maintenance ensures the longevity and reliability of the equipment.

Product Specifications for CAT 953 Track Loaders: 


  • Engine Model: Cat C7.1
  • Flywheel Power: 160 HP
  • Net Power – ISO 9249/SAE J1349: 160 HP
  • Net Power – ISO 9249 (DIN): 162 mhp
  • Emissions: Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Korea Stage V, China Nonroad Stage IV, Japan 2014 emission standards or India Bharat Stage III, Eurasian Economic Union Stage IIIA, UN ECE R96 Stage IIIA emission standards, equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3/ EU Stage IIIA.
  • Note: Net power advertised is the power available at the engine flywheel when the engine is equipped with a fan, air cleaner, clean emissions Module (when equipped) and alternator.


  • Operating Weight: 34,594 lb
  • Standard Operating Weight: 35,181 lb
  • Low Ground Pressure (LGP) Operating Weight: 38,055 lb
  • Waste Handler Operating Weight: 35,662 lb


  • Fuel Tank: 70 gal (US)
  • DEF Tank: 4.2 gal (US)


  • Overall Machine Length: 251.1 in
  • Overall Machine Width without Bucket (With Standard Tracks – 550 mm (21.6 in) Shoes): 91.2 in
  • Machine Height – Top of Cab: 124.2 in
  • Reach at Full Lift Height and 45° Dump: 41.4 in
  • Clearance at Full Lift Height and 45° Dump: 111.7 in
  • Height – Bucket Hinge Pin: 142.1 in
  • Ground Clearance: 16.3 in
  • Ramp Angle: 29°


  • Track Gauge: 72.3 in
  • Track on Ground: 90 in
  • Track Rollers/Shoes – Each Side: 6/37


  • Capacity – General Purpose: 2.4 yd³
  • Capacity – Multi-Purpose: 2.1 yd³
  • Capacity – Performance Series: 2.7 yd³
  • Width – General Purpose: 97.8 in
  • Width – Multi-Purpose: 97.3 in
  • Width – Performance Series: 99.8 in


  • Air Conditioning: The air conditioning system on this machine contains the refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.1 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.573 metric tonnes.

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