FREE 2 or 3-Day Delivery on 10,000+ Items. Details

Talk to Wrangler Enthusiasts
M-F 8:30A-11P, Sat-Sun 8:30A-9P
Logo Image
$20K Sweeps! 10 Chances to Win! Enter Daily >
The ExtremeTerrain Show is Back! Register Now >

Motive Gear Dana 44 Rear Axle Ring and Pinion Gear Kit; 5.89 Gear Ratio (87-06 Jeep Wrangler YJ & TJ, Excluding Rubicon)

Item J116983
Call a Wrangler Enthusiast at 1-877-870-8556
M-F 8:30A-11P, Sat-Sun 8:30A-9P
Market Price $460.99 You Save 15% ($67.00)
Our Price

$393.99 (kit)

FREE Shipping

Will this fit your Vehicle?

Select a different vehicle Help?
Update or Change Vehicle
Out of Stock

Ship to: Ashburn - 20149
Sorry, please enter a valid US or CA postal code
We're sorry, zip can't be updated at this time.
    Create a list
    Add to New List

    Saved - View your saved items

    We're sorry. We couldn't save this product at this time.

    or use

      Product Information

      Features, Description, Q&A, Specs & Installation


      • Ideal for Off-Road Applications
      • 89 Gear Ratio
      • 500 in. Ring Gear Diameter
      • 26-Spline Pinion
      • 10 Ring Gear Bolts
      • Requires 3.92 Carrier and Higher
      • Heavy-Duty Construction
      • Specialized Installation
      • 1-Year/50,000-Mile Warranty
      • Used with Standard Rotation Rear Dana-Spicer 44
      • Fits All 1987-2006 Jeep Wrangler YJ & Amp; TJ, Excluding Rubicon


      High Performance. The 5.89 Motive Dana 44 Rear Ring Gear and Pinion Kit allows you to customize your rig with large tires without sacrificing power to push the extra weight. Upon upgrading to oversized tires with these gears, you can notice the power difference as a result of these gears, and your Jeep will also improve its MPGs. Install your desired big tires today and enjoy the long off-road trips with these gears.

      Re-Gearing. Once you upgrade the size of your tires, your Wrangler’s engine works twice hard to turn them which increases fuel consumption, at the same time hindering the performance of your truck. Once you re-gear your rig, you regain the lost performance, fuel economy and acceleration.

      Heavy-Duty Construction. The construction of these parts involves a heavy duty construction that makes them suitable for both street and extreme off-road application. The parts are made from 8620 heat treated steel that is very strong and can survive extreme conditions. The parts are also subjected to quality control labs where they are checked for strength, hardness, and tolerance and are only supplied when they meet the set specifications makes your Jeep Serve you for a longer time.

      Specialized Installation Required. Installation of the 5.89 Motive Dana gears requires professional expertise. With an installation guide, an expert takes approximately 6 hours to install.

       Warranty. Motive Dana warrants this product for one year or 50,000 miles against manufacturing defects, whichever comes first.

      Application. The 5.89 Motive Dana 44 Rear Ring gears and Pinion kit are designed to fit all 1987-2006 Wrangler YJ & amp; TJ, , Excluding Rubicon.



      Motive Gear D44-589

      CA Residents: WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm -

      Installation & What's in the Box

      Installation Info

      What's in the Box

      • (1) Ring Gear
      • (1)Pinion Gear Set
      • (1) Master Bearing Install Kit

      Reviews of Motive Gear Drivetrain Products (19)

      Brand Image

      Reviews of Motive Gear Drivetrain products have an average rating of 4.9 out of 5

        Questions & Answers

        10 More Questions

        Will It Fit My Wrangler

        • TJ Wrangler 2 Door - 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
        • TJ Wrangler Unlimited 2 Door - 04, 05, 06
        • YJ Wrangler 2 Door - 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95

            Related Wrangler Categories