Manitou MI-X 40 D

Manitou MI-X 40 D

Forklift Trucks

The MI-X 40 D lift truck, with its combination of power and manageability will quickly become the preferred lift truck of your crews. Its sturdy construction and easy-to-reach maintenance points ensure reliability and ease of maintenance. Its clear, intuitive controls and instrument panel make it easy to use. Safety has not been forgotten either, with its FOPS standard cab incorporating a honeycomb roof for optimum visibility. The different masts, cabs (open or closed) and tire sets give it the versatility your business requires.
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Technical characteristics



Model Name

MI-X 40 D

Power source


Operator type


Max. capacity

8818 lb

Load centre of gravity

20 in

Load distance, centre of drive axle to fork

22 in


79 in


Service weight

13889 lb

Weight on front axle (laden) / rear axle (laden)

19842 lb / 2866 lb

Weight on front axle (Unladen) / rear axle (Unladen)

6173 lb / 7716 lb


Tyres type


Dimensions of front wheels


Dimensions of rear wheels


Number of front wheels / rear wheels

2 / 2

Number of drive wheels


Front wheel gauge

46 in

Rear wheel gauge

44 in


Tilt of Mast Forward (deg) / Backward (deg)

6 / 12

Height of towing bar (coupling height)

18 in

Overall length

169 in

Length to face of forks

121 in

Overall width

55 in

Overall width - Single wheels

55 in

Overall width - Twinned wheels

76 in

Forks section / width / length

2 in x 5 in / 48 in

Fork carriage ISO 2328 (class/form) A/B


Fork carriage width

49 in

Ground clearance below mast

7 in

Ground clearance at centre of wheelbase

9 in

Aisle Width for pallets 1000 x 1200 crossways

183 in

Aisle width for 800 x 1200 pallet lengthways

188 in

Turning radius

109 in

Internal turning radius (over tyres)

5 in

Height of overhead guard (cabin)

94 in

Seat height/stand height

54 in


Travel speed (laden / unladen)

14 mi/h / 15 mi/h

Lifting speed (laden / unladen)

2 ft/s / 2 ft/s

Lowering speed (laden / unladen)

2 ft/s / 2 ft/s

Drawbar pull (Laden / Unladen)

3800 daN / 2200 daN

Gradeability (laden / unladen)

35 % / 37 %

Service brake



Engine brand / model

Perkins / 1104 D 44

Engine power according to ISO 1585

56 kW

Rated speed

2200 rpm

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

4 - 269 in³


Working hydraulic pressure for attachments

2321 PSI

Oil flow rate for attachments

90 l/min

Measured/guaranteed mean noise level at the ear of the operator

< 87 dB

Sound level at the driver's ear according to DIN 12 053

87 dB