4240E Skid Loader

  • Height to Hinge Pin - Fully Raised: 2794 mm
  • Rated Operating Capacity: 612 kg
  • Net Power: 34 kW
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Gehl Compact Equipment 4240E Radial Lift Skid Steer Loader


Gehl 4240E Skid Steer Loader Radial Lift

The 4240E Skid Loader is built for efficiency. Super Hi-Power drive chains feature heavy, high-strength construction designed for the most rugged conditions.

  • Longer wheelbase and a low center-of-gravity offer a smooth, stable ride.
  • Hydraloc­™ automatic interlock system locks lift, tilt and drive systems when the operator leaves the seat, increasing operator safety. System also engages when the restraint bar is raised or the ignition switch is turned off.
  • Lift arm hydraulic tubes are concealed and protected from the work environment.
  • Rated operating load can be readily increased with the addition of a counterweight.
Overall Height to Top of ROPS 1829 mm

Operator's Cabin

A large operator’s compartment with clear front, side and rear sight lines provides operators full, expansive views for increased safety.

  • ROPS/FOPS Level II is standard for extra operator protection.
  • Roof grid section and window provide excellent bucket visibility at full height.
  • Adjustable operator restraint bar offers secondary protection and serves as a padded armrest.
  • Lockout system shuts down lift/tilt functions when optional front door is opened.
  • T-bar “hands-only,” hand-foot controls match any operator’s preference.
Gehl 4240E Skid Steer Loader Cabin


Gehl Skid Loader 4240E Controls

Ergonomic controls in the 4240E Skid Loader provide smooth loader and attachment operation.

  • Hand and foot throttle are standard equipment, providing quieter operation and less fuel consumption
  • T-Bar hands-only drive control system


Advanced, high-powered, Yanmar engine with auto-shutdown systems and grid heater starter assists to aid in cold weather starting.

Make Yanmar
Model 4TNV88 Stage 3A
Net Power @ rpm 34 kW @ 2800
Maximum Torque @ rpm 145 Nm @ 1680
Displacement 2.2 L
Gehl Skid Loader Engine 4240E


Hydraulics for 4240E Gehl Skid Loader

Exceptional hydraulics of 16.5 gpm power a wide variety of attachments and produce outstanding attachment performance on the 4240E.

Auxiliary Hydraulics - Standard 62 L/min
Filtration 4 micron
Reservoir Capacity 30.3 L

Lift Arm

Gehl 4240E Skid Steer Lift Arm

Strong lift arm provides strength, durability and excellent view of the tires and sides of the loader for increased precision and safety.


The 4240E Skid Loader has an ingenious design, including low-maintenance components and easy maintenance access.

  • Entire ROPS/FOPS structure pivots back, with gas-spring assist, for full, easy access to the internal hydraulic components.
  • Swing-open rear door and flip-up engine cover fully expose maintenance access points to engine, battery, filters and filler caps.
  • Maintenance-free axles are lubricated and sealed for long life.
  • Removable access plates for clean out.



A  Overall Operating Height - Fully Raised 3584 mm
B  Height to Hinge Pin - Fully Raised 2794 mm
C  Overall Height to Top of ROPS 1826 mm
D  Ground Clearance to Chassis 211 mm
E  Overall Length with Bucket 2952 mm
F  Overall Length without Bucket 2314 mm
G  Wheelbase 932 mm
H  Dump Reach - Fully Raised 574 mm
I  Rollback at Ground 29°
J  Dump Angle 42°
K  Overall Width  1346 mmA/1499 mm
L  Bucket Width 1539 mm
M  Clearance Circle - Rear 1484 mm
N  Clearance Circle - Front without Bucket 1102 mm
O  Clearance Circle - Front with Bucket 1758 mm
P  Seat to Ground Height 853 mm
Q  Rollback at Specified Height 99°
R  Dump Height 2197 mm
S  Departure Angle 29°
Standard Specification Tire Size 10.00 x 16.5 HD


Make Yanmar
Model 4TNV88 Stage 3A
Net Power @ rpm 34 kW @ 2600
Maximum Torque @ rpm 145 Nm @ 1680
Displacement 2.2 L

Hydraulic System

Auxiliary Hydraulics - Standard 62 L/min
High-Flow Auxiliary Hydraulics - Option  N/A
Filtration 4 micron
Reservoir Capacity  30.3 L

Electrical System

Battery 675 CCA
Starter 2.3 kW
Alternator 40-amp


Rated Operating CapacityB 612 kg
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional CounterweightB 669 kg
Tipping Load 1225 kg
Fuel Tank 46.9 L
Travel Speed - Maximum 8.7 km/hr
Travel Speed with Two-Speed Option - Maximum N/A
Operating WeightC - Approximate 2087 kg

A - Narrow width with off-set wheel option

B - Per SAE J818, SAE J732, and ISO 14397

C - Weight of base unit with standard equipment, standard tires (heavy-duty flotation), standard dirt-construction bucket and 79 kg operator.

Gehl 4240E Skid Loader Specifications Diagram

Gehl 4240E Skid Loader Specifications Diagram Top



T-Bar Hand Controls Available Standard
Hand/Foot Controls Available Standard
Joystick Controls Available
Dual-Hand Controls Available


Engine Auto-Shutdown System Optional
Engine Heater Optional
Turbocharged Engine


Auxiliary Hydraulics Standard
High-Flow Auxiliary Hydraulics
Independent Hydraulic Reservoir Standard

Operator Station

Cab Enclosure Optional
Foot or Hand-Controlled Throttle Standard
Full Instrumentation Standard
Heater Optional
Horn Optional
Integral Access Plate (Removable) Standard
Restraint Bar with Padded Armrests/Seat Belts Standard
ROPS/FOPS Level II Overhead Guard, Integral Side Screens Standard
Sound Reduction Package Optional
Suspension Seat Optional
Work Lights, Front and Rear Standard


All-Tach® Attachment Mounting System Standard
Anti-Vandalism Protection Standard
Back-Up Alarm Optional
Brake Control (Auto/Manual) Standard
Hydraglide™ System
Hydraloc™ System Standard
Hydrostatic Drive Standard
Lift Arm Support Device Standard
Narrow Offset Wheels Optional
Self-Leveling Lift Action Optional
Skid Plate with Cleanout Standard
Two-Speed Drive
Zero-Maintenance Axles Standard


Gehl stands behind its products with a powerful warranty program. We know that Gehl equipment is put to the test each day, and we engineer and build our equipment to stand up to the challenges they face. To back up our commitment to quality, all Gehl equipment is backed by a twelve month warranty. An extended warranty is available for additional protection to your investment. Read more by clicking on the link to our warranty page below.

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