The primary at-a-glance improvements include:
• New Volvo Tier III compliant engine with V-ACT
(Volvo Advanced Combustion Technology).
• Smooth load sensing hydraulics.
• Better controls, more space, more glass, less noise, less vibration.
• Class leading climate control.
• Safer. Volvo Care Cab.
• Easier to service.
• More rugged.
• Optional two piece boom.
• Parts commonality.
• Environmental awareness. 95% of a C-series excavator can
be recycled. In 2009 a new styling of the counterweight was introduced for the C-series wheeled and crawler excavators.
• Fabricated counterweight
• Recyclable filling materials
• Easier recognition through bigger reflectors
• Style change for a more modern appearance
• Harmonized across the whole product range
Production year 2008-2012
Volvo D6E EEE3
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