Komatsu WA480-8 Wheel Loader

Komatsu WA480-8 Wheel Loader

Komatsu WA480-8 Wheel Loader Information

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Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified emissions regulations-compliant engine, the WA480-8 Wheel Loader is the latest addition to the wheel loader family. Combining higher production with lower fuel costs, improved operator comfort and enhanced serviceability, this machine is ideal for quarry, infrastructure and non-residential construction applications.

Standard Equipment

  • 2-spool valve for boom and bucket control
  • Alternator, 90 A
  • Auto shift transmission with mode select system
  • Automatic Digging System
  • Automatic hydraulic-driven fan with automatic reverse rotation
  • Back-up alarm
  • Batteries, 140 Ah/12V (2), 930 CCA
  • Battery disconnect with lockout
  • Boom Kick-out, in-cab adjustable
  • Bucket Positioner, in-cab adjustable, 3 positions
  • Color rear view camera and monitor
  • Counterweight, standard and additional
  • Electronically Controlled Suspension System (ECSS)
  • Engine, Komatsu SAA6D125E-7 diesel
  • Engine shut-off system, electric
  • EPC fingertip controls with F-N-R switch, two levers
  • Equipment Management Monitoring System (EMMS)
    – Lights (central warning, brake oil pressure, engine oil pressure, parking brake, cooling fan reverse, KDPF restriction, seat belt caution, Komtrax message)
    – Gauges (Engine water temperature, ecology, fuel level, DEF level, hydraulic oil temperature, speedometer/tachometer)
  • Front fenders
  • Fuel pre-filter with water separator
  • Horn, electric
  • Integrated Load Meter (2 lever only)
  • Komatsu SmartLoader Logic
  • Komatsu Auto Idle Shutdown
  • KOMTRAX® Level 5
  • Lift cylinders and bucket cylinder
  • Lights
    – Back-up light, LED
    – Stop and tail light, LED
    – Turn signal lamps, 2 front and 2 rear with hazard switch
    – Working lights, halogen, 2 front cab mount
    – Working lights, halogen, 2 front fender mount
    – Working lights, halogen, 2 rear grill mount
  • Loader linkage with standard lift arm
  • Lock-up torque converter
  • Parking brake, electric
  • Radiator, wider core
  • Radiator mask, swing out
  • Rear full fenders
  • Rear view mirrors, outside (2) inside (2)
  • Rims for 26.5-25 tires
  • ROPS/FOPS Cab Level 2
    – 2 x DC12V electrical outlets
    – Ashtray
    – Auto air conditioner
    – Cigarette lighter, 24V
    – Color LCD/TFT multi-monitor
    – Cup holder
    – Floor mat
    – Operator seat, reclining, air suspension type, heated
    – Radio, AM/FM with AUX input jack
    – Rear defroster, electric
    – Seatbelt, 2-point retractable, 76mm 3″ width
    – Space for Lunch box
    – Steering wheel, tilt and telescopic
    – Sun visor, front window
    – Windshield washer and wiper, front with intermittent
    – Windshield washer and wiper, rear
  • Service brakes, wet disc type
  • Starting motor, 7.5 kW
  • Transmission, 4 forward and 4 reverse
  • Vandalism protection kit, padlocks for battery box (2)

Optional Equipment

  • Advanced Joystick Steering System (AJSS)
  • Auto Lube System
  • Auxiliary steering (SAE)
  • Block heater and oil pan heater
  • Cutting edge (bolt-on type)
  • Engine pre-cleaner with extension
  • Limited slip differential (F&R)
  • Load Meter Printer (2 lever only)
  • Monolever loader control with transmission F-N-R switch (not compatible with AJSS)
  • Various tire options, radial and bias
  • Various bucket options


HORSEPOWER299 @2000 rpm


OPERATING WEIGHT56,262 - 56,416 lbs

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* Price, if shown, is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) and does not include government fees, taxes, dealer freight/preparation, dealer document preparation charges or any finance charges (if applicable). MSRP and/or final actual sales price will vary depending on options or accessories selected.
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Manufacturer Komatsu
Category Wheel Loaders
Subcategory Large
Model WA480-8
Condition New
Year 2021
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