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Unread 08-13-2011, 07:00 PM   #1
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98 5.9 limited front diff

what is the make of the front diff on a 98 5.9 limited. i seen somewhere its a dana 44 but it looks more like a dana 30. are the gears 3.73s

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Unread 08-13-2011, 07:53 PM   #2
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It is a dana 30. From what I remember it is a short dana 30 also. The gears are the same front and rear and I believe they are 3.92... It has been a few years since I have owned a Limited 5.9
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what is the make of the front diff on a 98 5.9 limited. i seen somewhere its a dana 44 but it looks more like a dana 30. are the gears 3.73s
The rear axle is a D44a, the front axle is a low pinion D30. The gears, if original, are 3.73...
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