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Driveshaft Information

How to measure 
 
(if needed) Info on measuring vehicles for a custom driveshaft.  U-Joint Flange- Pinion Yoke measurements.  ID of different Driveshaft Types. 

U-Joint Identification
Basic U-Joint series size guide with dimensions for Inside & Outside lockup

Performer Series Steel Driveshafts
High Performance Steel Driveshafts
For Muscle cars, Hot Rods and Race Cars.  Also a Hi-Strength OE replacement driveshaft.

Nitro Series Steel driveshaft
Race Duty Hi-Strength DOM Steel High Performance Driveshaft in 1350 series U-Joint.  2000+Horsepower!

Import Driveshafts
Listings for New and Remanufactured Import Driveshafts for rear drive cars and trucks.

Aluminum Driveshafts

OE  Type Aluminum
Muscle Car - Hot Rods
Import Cars - tRUCKS
HD tRUCK aLUMINUM

 

Truck Driveshafts
Driveshafts for 4x4 and 2 wheel drive.  Front 4x4 Driveshafts. Custom Drive Shafts for lifted trucks. GM, Dodge, Ford, Jeep.

Chevy-GMC Trucks
DODGE TRUCKS
FORD TRUCKS
JEEPS
SPrinter-Mercedes
ALUMINUM TRUCK SHAFTS

Camaro & Firebird Driveshafts
New design 1 pc driveshafts for V-6 Camaro and Firebirds.  Custom Drive Shafts for ALL Camaro's and Firebird's.

Corvette and Cobra
Drive Shafts - Transmission Yokes - Flanges and Parts. 

Classics and Antiques
Carrier bearings for the older Buicks and Cadillac's as well as can rebuild most of the CV driveshafts.  Dodge and Chrysler Ball and Trunion driveshaft conversions.

Driveshaft type Diagrams
Diagrams of most driveshaft types used and measure diagrams for each type.

Driveshaft Part Listings

Transmission Slip Yokes
Transmission Yokes and 4x4 Transfer Case Slip yokes for cars and trucks.
 Allison Yokes - GM Yokes - Ford Yokes - Dodge/Mopar Yokes - Jeep Yokes

Transfer Case Bolt-on Yokes
Bolt on fixed type end yokes for transfer case.  CV type and single U-Joint yokes.  See Transmission for Slip type yokes

Pinion Yokes - Differential
Differential pinion yokes and flanges.

Driveshaft Component Parts
Listings for Universal Joints, Carrier Bearings, U-Bolts-Bolt/Strap Kits, Mid-Slip Yokes, Splined Stub Shafts. CV parts and diagrams.

Driveshaft Questions
Common Driveshaft questions and answers.

Customer Comments
Email feed back and testimonials from our customers.

Shop Photos

Transmission Slip Yokes

Driveshaft Specialist inventories over 100 different numbers of Transmission Slip Yokes.  We Distributors for Spicer, AAM and Neapco.  If we don't have what you need we will get it for you. 

See Measurement Info after Vehicle Brand listings.

Toyota Transmission Yokes (we have them-Page is being built-Please call) 

Nissan Transmission Yokes (we have them-Page is being built-Please call) 

Mazda Transmission Yokes (we have them-Page is being built-Please call)

 

Measurements are important to identify the correct driveshaft  slip yoke.  In the Driveline business everything goes by dimension and we will want you to carefully check these dimensions.  We will also be happy to assist. 

 A lot of vehicles we know by application and or just the transmission but taking a few simple dimensions means you get what you need the on the first try.  We like doing it right the first time.  It is less expensive on everyone and much quicker this way. 

1.  Transmission Yokes are identified first by spline count of the transmission output shaft. 

2.  U-Joint series.  See U-Joint Identification for assistance. 

3.  Length from center of U-Joint cap to tip of barrel. 

4. Ground Hub diameter is diameter of barrel where the seal rides.  transmission yoke spline viewdriveshaft yoke, trans yoke length

Click on photos for a larger view.  On left is center of U-Joint to tip and right is spline count and barrel diameter.   Call if any questions, we will happily assist. 

Missing Splines: Some Transmission Yokes have missing Splines.  If you are counting the yoke, add the missing spline(s) to get the correct count.  The Transmission Output Shaft will always have the correct count and no splines will be missing. 

Counter Bore:  Some Transmission Yokes are counter bored (splines do not go all the way to the end).  If yours is counter bored let us know.

 Length change:  Transmission Yokes may have changed slightly in length over the years.  Some went obsolete and were replaced with similar but not exact length.  Typically if the replacement is within 1/2 to 1 inch it will work fine.  It is critical that the yoke gets all the way through the bushing in the transmission tailhousing.  Call if you have any questions or to order.

If you don't see what you need.  Please call and have dimensions available.  We will be pleased to assist.