New | Cat® C32 ACERT™ Diesel Engine

The Cat® C32 ACERT™ Industrial Diesel Engine is offered in ratings ranging from 746-895 bkW (1000-1200 bhp) @ 1800 rpm. These ratings meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards. Applications powered by C32 ACERT engines include: Bore/Drill Rigs, Chippers/Grinders, Construction, Cranes, Dredgers, Forestry, Hydraulic Power Units, General Industrial, Irrigation Equipment, Material Handling, Mobile Earthmoving Equipment, Paving Equipment, Pumps, Shovels/Draglines, Surface Hauling Equipment and Trenchers.

Power Rating
Minimum Power1000 BHP
Maximum Power1200 BHP
Rated Speed1800 rpm
Emission Standards
EmissionsU.S. EPA Tier 4 Final
Engine ConfigurationV-12, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Bore145 mm (5.71 in)
Stroke162 mm (6.38 in)
Displacement32.1 L (1958.9 in³)
AspirationTwin Turbocharged Aftercooled (TTA)
Compression Ratio15.0:1
Combustion SystemDirect Injection
Rotation from Flywheel EndCounterclockwise
Cooling System - Capacity67.9 L (71.7 qt)
Lube System - Refill68 L (71.9 qt)
Engine Dimensions - Approximate
Height1370 mm (53.9 in)
Length1874 mm (73.78 in)
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments3004 kg (6625 lb)
Width1600 mm (63 in)

Meets U.s. Epa Tier 4 Final Emission Standards.

World-class Manufacturing Capability And Processes Coupled With Proven Core Engine Designs Assure Reliability, Quiet Operation, And Many Hours Of Productive Life.

Simple And Efficient Dual Turbochargers -- 1 Per Bank.

Fuel Consumption Optimized To Match Operating Cycles Of A Wide Range Of Equipment And Applications While Maintaining Low Operating Costs.

Industry Leading Range Of Factory Configurable Ratings And Options For Agricultural, Material Handling, Construction, Mining, Aircraft Ground Support, And Other Industrial Applications.

Exceptional Power Density Enables Standardization Across Numerous Applications. Multiple Installation Options Minimize Total Package Size. Ideal For Equipment With Narrow Engine Compartments.

  • scheduled Maintenance, Including Sossm 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

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Turbocharged
  • Air-to-Air Aftercooled
Control System
  • Electronic control system
  • Over-foam wiring harness
  • Automatic altitude compensation
  • Power compensated for fuel temperature
  • Configurable software features
  • Engine monitoring system SAE J1939 broadcast and control
Cooling System
  • Thermostats and housing, vertical outlet
  • Jacket water pump, centrifugal
  • Water pump, inlet
Exhaust System
  • Exhaust manifold, dry
  • Optional exhaust outlet
Flywheels and Flywheel Housing
  • Choice of SAE No. 0 or SAE No. 1 flywheel housing
Fuel System
  • MEUI injection
  • Fuel filter, secondary (2 micron)
  • Electronic fuel priming
Lube System
  • Open crankcase ventilation system
  • Oil cooler
  • Oil filler
  • Lube oil filter
  • Rear sump oil pan
  • Oil dipstick
  • Gear driven oil pump
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request



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