JCB India launches its range of CEV Stage IV backhoe loaders
Date: 31 Mar 2021
India Ltd flagged off its new range of CEV Stage IV Backhoe Loaders at its headquarters
at Ballabgarh (Delhi-NCR). The range includes the new 3DX Plus, the 3DX Xtra,
the 3DX Super & the 4DX to meet a wide range of applications for customers.
new backhoe loader range is powered by the 55kW JCB ecoMax diesel engine. This
CEV Stage IV engine is environment friendly and comes with well-proven CRDI
technology, a Waste-Gate Turbocharger & a Two-Stage cooling EGR system. A
unique feature of this engine is that it has a state-of-the-art combustion
system that eliminates the need for any after-treatment, DOC (Diesel Oxidation
Catalyst) or a DPF (Diesel Particulate Filter).
The 3DX Plus CEV Stage IV machine is 7% more
fuel-efficient in Eco mode and has 25% higher productivity in Plus mode as
compared to the outgoing model. It has features such as Auto Idle and Auto stop
to help reduce fuel wastage and improve efficiency. Additionally, a high torque
of 400 Nm and three Excavation Modes for different site conditions - Eco,
Standard and Plus enhance the machine’s adaptability to meet output needs.
hydraulic oil change period is now extended from 2,000 hrs to 4,000 hrs and hydraulic
oil quantity reduced by 20 litres. This results in a 15% lesser cost of
periodic maintenance, significantly improving the Total Cost of ownership.
a new digital display with a trip meter, an SOS switch, guide me home lights
improve the ease of operation and Safety of the Operator. The
‘Intellidiagnostic’ system for service engineers helps in faster machine
diagnostics and ensures higher productivity.
machine will also come fitted with JCB’s advanced telematics technology - JCB
LiveLink. Through this, machines can be tracked and monitored in real-time with
duty cycle details. This technology also gives updates on service, operations
and security of the machine online, or through a mobile application. To date,
approximately 1,80,000 LiveLink enabled JCB machines have been sold. They can
be geo-fenced, time-fenced and can be located through GPS. Customers get to
know about the machine’s health, fuel level, battery condition and almost all
critical parameters of their fleet on their mobile devices. It also gives out
service reminders and the history of the machine.