2017 Gehl 4240E Skid Loader

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4240E Skid Loader




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 (mm) 72" (1829)


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.



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

Make Yanmar

Model 4TNV88 Interim Tier IV

Net Power (kW) @ rpm 46 hp (34) @ 2800

Maximum Torque (Nm) @ rpm 106 ft.-lbs. (145) @ 1680

Displacement (L) 134 cu.in. (2.2)



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

Auxiliary Hydraulics - Standard (L/min) 16.5 gpm (62)

Filtration 4 micron

Reservoir Capacity (L) 8 gal. (30.3)


Attachment System

A full line of Edge attachments and accessories are designed specifically to fill operators’ needs, making their 4240E the most versatile machine on the job site. Popular attachments are listed below.

A Augers

B Bale Movers

D Brooms

E Grapples

F Pallet Forks

C Mower, Rotary

G Rakes

H Snow Removal

Full Line of Edge Attachments for 4240E


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.

  • Overall Operating Height - Fully Raised: 141.1"
  • Height to Hinge Pin - Fully Raised: 110"
  • Overall Height to Top of ROPS: 71.9"
  • Ground Clearance to Chassis: 8.3"
  • Overall Length with Bucket: 116.2" with 61" Bucket
  • Overall Length without Bucket: 91.1"
  • Wheelbase: 36.7"
  • Dump Reach - Fully Raised: 22.6"
  • Rollback at Ground: 29°
  • Dump Angle: 42°
  • Overall Width: 53"A/59"
  • Bucket Width: 60.6"
  • Clearance Circle - Rear: 58.4"
  • Clearance Circle - Front without Bucket: 43.4"
  • Clearance Circle - Front with Bucket: 69.2"
  • Seat to Ground Height: 33.6"
  • Rollback at Specified Height: 99°
  • Dump Height: 86.5"
  • Departure Angle: 29°
  • Standard Specification Tire Size: 10.00 x 16.5 HD
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4TNV88 Interim Tier IV
  • Net Power @ rpm: 46 hp @ 2600
  • Maximum Torque @ rpm: 106 ft.-lbs. @ 1680
  • Displacement: 134 cu.in.
Hydraulic System
  • Auxiliary Hydraulics - Standard: 16.5 gpm
  • High-Flow Auxiliary Hydraulics - Option: N/A
  • Filtration: 4 micron
  • Reservoir Capacity: 8 gal.
Electrical System
  • Battery: 12-volt
  • Starter: 12-volt
  • Alternator: 40-amp
  • Rated Operating CapacityB: 1,350 lbs.
  • Rated Operating Capacity with Optional CounterweightB: 1,475 lbs.
  • Tipping Load: 2,700 lbs.
  • Fuel Tank: 12.4 gal.
  • Travel Speed - Maximum: 5.4 mph
  • Travel Speed with Two-Speed Option - Maximum: N/A
  • Operating WeightC - Approximate: 4,600 lbs.
Controls Options
  • T-Bar Hand Controls Available: Standard
  • Hand/Foot Controls Available: Standard
Engine Options
  • Engine Auto-Shutdown System: Optional
  • Engine Heater: Optional
Hydraulics Options
  • Auxiliary Hydraulics: Standard
  • Independent Hydraulic Reservoir: Standard
Operator Station Options
  • Cab Enclosure: Optional
  • Foot or Hand-Controlled Throttle: Standard
  • Heater: Optional
  • Full Instrumentation: Standard
  • 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
  • Suspension Seat: Optional
  • Sound Reduction Package: Optional
  • Work Lights, Front and Rear: Standard
Performance Options
  • All-Tach® Attachment Mounting System: Standard
  • Back-Up Alarm: Optional
  • Anti-Vandalism Protection: Standard
  • Brake Control (Auto/Manual): Standard
  • Hydraloc™ System: Standard
  • Lift Arm Support Device: Standard
  • Hydrostatic Drive: Standard
  • Narrow Offset Wheels: Optional
  • Self-Leveling Lift Action: Optional
  • Skid Plate with Cleanout: Standard
  • Zero-Maintenance Axles: Standard



Engine Type
4TNV88 Interim Tier IV
Engine Manufacturer
Fuel Capacity
12.4 gal.


Max Ground Speed
5.4 mph

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