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5.38, Reverse High Pinion, Nitro Short Ring & Pinion
for Dana 44

JK Dana 44 Rev. Short Ring & Pinion

Price: $286.00

Product Code: D44RS-538-NG

Description Vehicle Applications Warranty Information

Reverse Short High Pinion JK, Front (Rubicon)
5.38 Nitro Thick Ring & Pinion
for Dana 44

Differential: Dana Model 44 RS -JK
Gear Ratio: 5.38
Tooth Count: 43/8
Pinion Splines: 24
Ring Gear Bolts: 7/16 & 1/2", 10 (not included)
Manufacturer: Nitro Gear & Axle
Warranty: 2 Years

Tech Note:
JK gears are thicker than traditional Dana 44 gears, they only fit 3.73 & down Dana 44 carriers.
JK gears have larger ring gear bolts than the traditional Dana 44 gears. Ring gear bolt holes on carriers may need to be drilled larger.

Nitro gears are manufactured from 8620 steel gear forgings in the same manufacturing facilities as GM, Dodge, Ford & Toyota. They are precision machined using computer controlled processes, heat treated, CNC triple-lapped and Rockwell tested for hardness. These extra steps ensure excellent fitment, ideal contact pattern and smooth, quiet operation.

Nitro Gear and Axle Premium Differential Ring and Pinion Gears, Axles and parts


This product can expose you to chemicals including toluene and benzene, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
For more information go to: www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

  • Double-Drilled, 7/16" & 1/2" ring gear bolt holes.
    2 Year Warranty*

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