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3406C

C10463494

Emissions

Non-certified rating. Available for global non-regulated areas.

Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

Fuel Efficiency

Fuel consumption optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs.

Broad Application Range

Industry leading range of factory configurable ratings and options for agricultural, material handling, construction, mining, aircraft ground support, and other industrial applications.

Quality

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network
  • Scheduled maintenance, including S•O•SSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

 

3406C Standard Equipment
Air Inlet System
  • Air cleaner. Regular duty, dry, panel type with service indicators, turbocharger, jacket water aftercooled.
Control System
  • Hydra-mechanical governor
Cooling System
  • Thermostats and housing
  • Jacket water pump, centrifugal
Exhaust System
  • Exhaust manifold, dry
  • Exhaust elbow, dry, 152 mm (6 in), 4 bolt flange
Flywheels and Flywheel Housing
  • SAE No. 1 flywheel
  • SAE No. 1 flywheel housing
  • SAE standard rotation
Fuel System
  • Fuel filter, LH
  • Fuel transfer pump
  • Fuel priming pump
Instrumentation
  • Instrument panel, LH
  • Engine oil pressure gauge
  • Fuel pressure gauge
  • Water temperature gauge
  • Service meter
Lube System
  • Crankcase breather
  • Oil cooler
  • Lube oil filter
  • Oil filler in valve cover and dipstick, both RH
  • Rear sump oil pan
Mounting System
  • Supports
General
  • Vibration damper
  • Lifting eyes
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request
Overview

For your largest power needs in any environment, Cat® 3406C Industrial Diesel Engines offer the unsurpassed performance and durability your customers need to keep their industrial applications and operations running. They deliver high power output, proven reliability and excellent fuel efficiency. These engines maintain low operating costs to keep your customers profitable for years to come. Industries and applications powered by 3406C engines include: Agriculture, Ag Tractors, Aircraft Ground Support, Bore/Drill Rigs, Chippers/Grinders, Combines/Harvesters, Compactors/Rollers, Compressors, Construction, Cranes, Crushers, Dredgers, Forestry, General Industrial, Hydraulic Power Units, Irrigation Equipment, Loaders/Forwarders, Material Handling, Mining, Mobile Earthmoving Equipment, Paving Equipment, Pumps, Shovels/Draglines, Specialty Ag Equipment, Surface Hauling Equipment, Trenchers and Underground Mining Equipment.

Power Rating
Minimum Power280.0 bkW
Maximum Power347.0 bkW
Rated Speed1800-2100 rpm
Emission Standards
EmissionsNon-Certified
General
Engine ConfigurationInline 6, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Bore137.2 mm (5.4 in)
Stroke165.1 mm (6.5 in)
Displacement14.64 L (893.39 in³)
AspirationTurbocharged Aftercooled
Compression Ratio14.5:1
Rotation (from flywheel end)Counterclockwise
Lube System (refill)34.1 L (36 qt)
Engine Dimensions (Approximate. Final dimensions dependent on selected options)
Length1660 mm (65.35 in)
Width906 mm (35.67 in)
Height1335 mm (52.56 in)
Weight, Net Dry (Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments)1300 kg (2866 lb)