The intelligent, load-sensing hydraulic system facilitates smoother operation, lower fuel consumption, quicker hydraulics and shorter working cycles even at low engine revs.
Contronic has been given additional functions that increase safety and peace of mind for the operator.
Enhanced powershift tranmission with APS (Volvo Automatic Power Shift), adjusted to match the low rev engines, resulting in fast work cycles.
The new rounded exterior design provides excellent visibility all around the machine while the improved service hatches and platforms result in increased safety and better serviceability.
New features offered in 1998:
• Care Cab II
• Electronic system with datalink
• Contronic II
• Matris diagnostic system
• Cooling system with start up heating
In 2006, L330F, the first in the new F-series was launched.