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Instrumentation – Loaders

When you’re working, fast access to machine information is crucial. Deluxe Instrumentation puts key loader functions at your fingertips. It brings upgraded communication, monitoring, productivity and control to your loader. More importantly, the panel boosts your productivity and peace of mind all year long. Critical information is clearly visible on a ultra-sharp LCD panel and simple interface.

Feature Details

Operation Data

Deluxe instrumentation displaying date display options.

Digital time clock, user job clock, statistics for overall job and individual operators, resettable hour meter, attachment controls help menu, and multiple password settings give you added convenience and more control over your machine.

Critical Diagnostics

Service code history on Bobcat loader with Deluxe Instrument Panel.

The easy-to-read, backlit panel monitors 14 major loader functions and provides troubleshooting suggestions to help solve a potential problem, which helps maximize your uptime.

Password-Protected Keyless Start

Bobcat Deluxe Instrumentation display showing password login screen

Eliminate downtime due to lost keys. Remove the risk of spare keys in the pockets of current or former employees. Reduce the chance of theft or unauthorized use. You might even reduce your insurance premiums.

Functional Lockouts

Deluxe instrumentation displaying owner password entry screen.

Protect your investment from misuse or accidental use by locking out certain functions such as high-flow hydraulics and two-speed.

Attachment Operation

Deluxe instrumentation displaying laser grader attachment control.

Use deluxe instrumentation to make adjustments to laser-guided attachments without stepping out of the cab. You can even monitor certain attachment functions on screen.

Maintenance Reminders

Display on Bobcat loader with Deluxe Instrument Panel.

BobCarePMsm Maintenance Screen Reminds you when scheduled maintenance is due to ensure you maximize your performance.


Multiple Languages

Display on Bobcat loader with Deluxe Instrument Panel.

Deluxe Instrumentation can provide information about machine performance in English, Spanish and five other languages.

Optional Keyless Panel

Bobcat loader with keyless start.

If you’re not ready for the robust functionality of Deluxe Instrumentation, but you’d like the convenience of keyless start with the added security of an owner-defined numeric code, choose the optional security panel upgrade.

Left panel display on Bobcat compact track and skid-steer loaders.

Standard Instrumentation

Every loader comes standard with a left instrumentation panel, which features an hour meter, engine rpm, battery voltage, maintenance clock and service codes. It also displays several Selectable Joystick Control functions such as the drive response menu, speed management settings and steering drift compensation menu.

Compare Brands

There’s a huge difference between published specs and real-world testing. Bobcat Advantage® puts the industry’s top compact equipment brands in tough challenges to show you the differences. Objective tests and competitive comparisons measure up Bobcat®, Kubota®, Caterpillar®, Case® and New Holland® loaders.

Smarter Instrumentation

Instrumentation has evolved past switches and gauges. Today, advanced instrumentation systems provide detailed information on key machine functions during operation. Each feature provides better communication, monitoring, and control of your loader. For you, that means greater productivity on the jobsite, no matter what you’re doing.

Further Research

10 Reasons Bobcat Loaders Offer Dependable Uptime

When your skid-steer loader isn’t running, you aren’t productive or profitable. Bobcat® skid-steer loaders are ready to work — with features and systems you can’t find anywhere else.

Equipment Theft Protection

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau, $3 million in compact equipment is lost each day to thieves. Compact loaders are one of the most stolen pieces of compact equipment in the world. Reduce the risk of loss due to theft or unauthorized use with the optional password-protected Bobcat Deluxe Instrument Panel and up to eight custom keyless start codes. It may even qualify your business for reduced insurance premiums.