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773G Off-Highway Truck

Caterpillar is pleased to introduce to you the 773G Off-Highway Truck. You may be asking how, after 40 years of building trucks, Caterpillar has improved this product’s ability to support your business.<br>G Series has been designed and manufactured using the latest quality control technologies – virtual and hands on. This product has over 30,000 hours of proven performance in the hands of customers prior to production, all of which ensures the truck delivered to your yard is ready to work, reliably and dependably.<br>In addition to quality, Cat G Series trucks will lower your costs with seven different ways to help you conserve fuel. We offer you two customizable fuel economy modes that will let you choose your level of savings. With Cat G Series trucks in your haul fleet, you can be more productive, spend less time on maintenance, and support the environment with new levels of eco performance. Your crew will appreciate all the new comfort and conveniences in our updated cab. Simply put, Cat G Series trucks can and will make a positive difference to both your business and people – all day, every day.

Standard Equipment


  • Cat C27 Tier 4/Stage V compliant diesel engine:<br>– Air cleaner with precleaner (2)<br>– Air-To-Air Aftercooler (ATAAC)<br>– Electric start<br>– Engine idle shutdown<br>– Ether starting aid<br>– Exhaust muffler<br>– NGMR radiator<br>For Tier 4 regions only (U.S./Canada):<br>– Aftertreatment system<ul><li>NOx Reduction System (NRS)</li><li>Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC)</li></ul><br>– Demand fan<br>– MEUI-C fuel system
  • Braking system:<br>– Extended Life Brakes<br>– Automatic Retarder Control (ARC)<br>– Manual retarder (utilizes rear oil-cooled, multiple disc brakes)<br>– Brake release motor (towing)<br>– Dry disc brakes (front)<br>– Front brake disconnect switch (front)<br>– Oil-cooled multiple disc brakes (rear)<br>– Brake wear indicator (rear)<br>– Parking brake<br>– Secondary brake<br>– Service brake
  • Transmission:<br>– 7-speed automatic powershift with:<ul><li>Electronic Clutch Pressure Control (ECPC)</li><li>Advanced Productivity Electronic Control Strategy (APECS)</li></ul><br>– Automatic neutral idle<br>– Autostall<br>– Second gear start


  • Suspension, front and rear


  • Alarm backup
  • Alternator, 120 Amp
  • Autolube power supply ready
  • Batteries, maintenance-free, 12V (2), 1,400 CCA combined
  • Electrical system, 25 Amp, 24V to 12V converter
  • Lighting system:<br>– Backup light (halogen)<br>– Directional signals/hazard warning (front and rear LED)<br>– Engine compartment light<br>– Headlights, (halogen) with dimmer<br>– Operator access courtesy lights<br>– Side profile lights<br>– Stop/tail lights (LED)
  • Service center containing:<br>– Battery jump start<br>– Breakers with spare fuses<br>– Lockout switch<br>– Ports, ET and VIMS<br>– Service lockout switch (power without engine start)


  • Economy Modes, standard and adaptive
  • Product Link, cellular or satellite
  • Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Truck Production Management System
  • Vital Information Management System (VIMS)


  • Advisor display:<br>– Air cleaner service indicator<br>– Fluid level monitoring<br>– Fuel level monitoring<br>– Display languages (market-based)
  • Air conditioning/heat
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Ashtray and cigarette lighter
  • Coat hook
  • Cup holders (4)
  • Diagnostic connection port, 24V
  • Entertainment radio ready:<br>– 5 amp converter<br>– Speakers<br>– Antenna<br>– Wiring harness
  • Foot rest
  • Gauges/indicators:<br>– Brake oil temperature gauge<br>– Coolant temperature gauge<br>– Engine overspeed indicator<br>– Fuel level<br>– Hour meter<br>– Speedometer with odometer<br>– Tachometer<br>– Transmission gear indicator
  • Hoist lever
  • Horn
  • Light – courtesy
  • Light – dome
  • Mirrors, non-heated
  • Power port, 24V and 12V (2)
  • Rollover Protection (ROPS)/Falling Object Protection (FOPS)
  • Seat, Cat Comfort Series III:<br>– Full air suspension<br>– Retractable 3-point seat belt with shoulder harness
  • Seat, training with lap belt
  • Steering wheel, padded, tilt and telescopic
  • Storage compartment
  • Sun visor
  • Throttle lock
  • Window, hinged, right side (emergency exit)
  • Window, powered, left side
  • Windshield wiper intermittent and washer


  • Driveline
  • Engine crankcase
  • Fan


  • Antifreeze
  • Extended life coolant to –34° C (–30° F)
  • Grouped ground-level filters


  • Body down indicator
  • Body safety pin (secures body in up position)
  • Center-mounted rims
  • Fuel tank, 795 L (210 gal)
  • Ground level battery disconnect
  • Ground level engine shutdown
  • Ground level grease fittings
  • Operator Maintenance Manual (OMM)
  • Rims 17 × 35
  • Rock ejectors
  • Secondary steering (electric)
  • Tie down eyes
  • Tow hooks (front)/tow pin (rear)
  • Vandalism protection locks

Optional Equipment


  • Body heat
  • Body liner
  • Body sideboards
  • Cab precleaner
  • Cat Engine Brake
  • Clustered grease fittings
  • Cold weather packages
  • Fluid fill service center
  • HID lights
  • Mirrors, convex
  • Mirrors, heated
  • Spare rim
  • Visibility package (meets ISO 5006 requirements)
  • Wheel chocks
  • Work Area Vision System (WAVS)