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Motive Performance Plus Ring Gear and Pinion Kit - 4.30 Gears (94-98 GT)

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    Features & Details

    • Superior Quality
    • CNC-Cut from 8620 Gear Steel
    • 4.30 Gear Ratio
    • 8.8" Ring Gear Diameter
    • For Street or Track Use
    • Fits 1994-1998 GT and Cobra Mustangs
    Improve Overall Performance. Improve your V8-powered Mustang's off-the-line responsiveness with a set of 4.30 gears from Motive. Steeper gears get you into your power band faster for improved acceleration and lower times. A set of 4.30 gears are a great choice for the performance-oriented Pony that still needs to be driveable on the street.

    Superior Construction & Precision Fit. These Motive ring and pinon gears are CNC cut from high grade 8620 gear steel, and factory lapped for precision fit. Each set is hardness tested prior to leaving the factory to ensure the highest quality. Unlike other brands, Motive Gears do not have a reputation for "gear whine".

    Recommended Upgrade. Changing the rear axle gear ratio will throw off the calibration of your Mustangs speedometer, but a new Speedometer Gear is an inexpensive way to fix this issue.

    Application. This Motive Performance Plus 4.30 Ring and Pinion Gear set will fit all 1994 to 1998 V8 Mustangs including the GT and Cobra models. A master bearing kit is recommended by most installers, especially on high mileage vehicles, see drop down option above.

    Technical Note. Installation costs will vary, but a good rule of thumb is between $250 and $300. Be sure to work with a reliable shop that you trust for installations. You can also save money on your installation labor by having your Trac-Lok rebuilt at the same time as your gears are installed, see drop down option above.

    Fitment: 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 Details

    CA Residents: Warning: California's Proposition 65

    What's in the Box
    • (1) Ring gear
    • (1) Pinion gear
    Installation Info
    Tech Specs

    Approximate RPM for 1994-1995 GT


    Manual
    Gear @25 MPH @35 MPH @45 MPH @55 MPH @65 MPH @75 MPH
    1 4469 6256        
    2 2639 3694 4750 5805 6861  
    3 1764 2469 3175 3880 4585 5291
    4 1326 1856 2387 2917 3448 3978
    5 888 1244 1599 1955 2310 2665


    Automatic
    Gear @25 MPH @35 MPH @45 MPH @55 MPH @65 MPH @75 MPH
    1 3182 4455 5728      
    2 1945 2723 3501 4279 5057 5835
    3 1326 1856 2387 2917 3448 3978
    4 884 1238 1591 1945 2298 2652


    Approximate RPM for 1996-1998 GT


    Manual
    Gear @25 MPH @35 MPH @45 MPH @55 MPH @65 MPH @75 MPH
    1 4482 6275        
    2 2652 3713 4774 5835 6895  
    3 1750 2451 3151 3851 4551 5251
    4 1326 1856 2387 2917 3448 3978
    5 902 1262 1623 1984 2344 2705


    Automatic
    Gear @25 MPH @35 MPH @45 MPH @55 MPH @65 MPH @75 MPH
    1 3766 5272 6779      
    2 2055 2878 3700 4522 5344 6166
    3 1326 1856 2387 2917 3448 3978
    4 928 1300 1671 2042 2413 2785
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    Overall Rating 4.9

    out of 5 stars

    Installation Time:Full Day

    • Performance Gain 5 5
    • Fit 5 5



    • 4/5

      Installation Time: Full Day

      March 30, 2018

      gears

      I bought these gears for My 1995 drag car. They look great. Shipping was fast . I have not had time to install them yet.

      toby

      Year: 1995 Submodel: GT

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    • 5/5

      November 10, 2017

      Great gears

      Easy install no issues going in, no noise at all while driving

      JerryD

      Year: 1996 Submodel: Cobra

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    • 5/5

      June 16, 2017

      1996 Cobra Stock Gears to 4.30s

      Installed these gears about 2 months ago. Best mod I've ever done. No gear whine (surprisingly)...nothing but put you back in the seat fun. Great gear for this car (N/A application).

      MikeH

      Year: 1996 Submodel: Cobra

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    • 5/5

      June 12, 2017

      4.30 gears

      I reused the stock pinion shim. Set backlash and they work great. No whine whatsoever.

      AndrewS

      Year: 1998 Submodel: Cobra

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    • 5/5

      September 13, 2016

      Motive gears!

      Ordered these to replace my ford racing gears and they are great! Ordered a motive installation kit with the gears and they feel great! Broke then in for the first oil change and then took it to the 1/8th mile and man these gears launch you HARD! I love them! Recommend to everyone! Don't fear the gear!

      Jctx

      Year: 1998 Submodel: Cobra

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    • 5/5

      March 09, 2010

      Motive 4.30's

      Switched from 4.10s, and like these even better. I can only imagine how much I'd love them if I was still cruising around with 3.27's.

      Matthew

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    • 5/5

      February 04, 2009

      Motive is the way to go

      Great product, No gear noise and pulls really hard!

      Jordan D

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    • 5/5

      November 29, 2007

      Wake Up Call!!!

      If you are on the fence to go with 4.10\'s or 4.30\'s with your mustang (manual). I say go all out with 4.30\'s. At 70 mph my tach rides at just a hair under 2.5k. The car strait up scoots. (Take your time with install) No gear howl to report. Great product. (Bearing kit w/shims is a must.) Great buying experience. Have and will buy from American Muscle again!!!

      JC

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