Specific: After evaluation of a
number of wheeled loaders, the Liebherr L 541 was chosen.
In the mean a newer model, the L 544 had arrived on the
market, and was offered at the same price. For obvious
reasons the Army went for the L 544.
Length: 7.78 m (303 inches).
Height: 3.35 m (130 inches).
Weight: 15.000 kg (33.000 lb.).
Engine: 4-cylinder Liebherr, type D 924 T-E A2, 6.640
cm3 (405 cubic inches), turbo charged, liquid cooled.
Horsepower: 165 at 2.000 rpm.
Transmission: Stepless hydrostatic travel drive.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 24 volt.
Brakes: Self-locking of the hydrostatic travel
drive (acting on all four wheels) and additional
pump-accumulator brake system with wet multi-disc brakes
located in the wheel hubs.
Tyres: 23.5 - R25.
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Diesel.
Fuel capacity: 260 liter (57 gallons).
Additional: ROPS roll-over protection
according to DIN/ISO 3471/EN 474-3 and FOPS falling
objects protection according to DIN/ISO 3449/EN 474-1 Cab
has defroster, fresh-air filter, air-recirculated-air
mode and heater supplied from engines cooling
system. Air conditioning is standard equipment. Mounted
with rear winch.