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Komatsu WA470-7 Wheel Loader
December 14, 2012

Komatsu America Corp. introduces the WA470-7 wheel loader.  With a net horsepower of 272 hp (203 kW), the WA470-7 is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D125E-6 engine and is EPA Tier 4 Interim and EU Stage 3B emission certified. Built upon a proven Tier 3 engine platform, Komatsu has designed a more environmentally-friendly engine that increases power while decreasing fuel consumption by approximately 8 percent, compared to the WA470-6. Weighing in at 52,007 pounds (23,590 kg), the WA470-7 features improved efficiency, lower fuel consumption, improved operator comfort, and enhanced serviceability to maximize productivity while lowering operating costs.

The WA470-7 is equipped with the latest KOMTRAXÒ technology, which is fully integrated with Komatsu’s Tier 4 technology. Machine operating information such as operating hours, fuel consumption, location, cautions and maintenance alerts are wirelessly relayed to a secure website for analysis.