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Caterpillar 242 Skid Steer Loader

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Caterpillar Skid Steer Loaders
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The Caterpillar 242 skid steer loader was introduced in 2002. It was manufactured in the USA only.

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The 242 has a 3034 naturally aspirated, four-cylinder engine producing 54 net horsepower (HP). It comes standard with a radial lift path and a hydraulic pump that delivers fluid at a rate of 15.1 gallons (57.2 L) per minute (GPM) at a system pressure of 3,300 pounds per square inch (PSI) (22,737 kPa).

The 242 was given a CMB serial number prefix.

Production of 242 ended in 2004; it was replaced by the Caterpillar 242B.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 1,200 Caterpillar 242 skid steer loaders have been produced.

Highest Serial #
CMB 01261
Total = 1,261