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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


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

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.


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

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Welcome to Driveshaft Specialist.  Established 1955

We Really Do Appreciate Your Business!

Running close to 3 Week Turnaround on most Custom Driveshafts!

Same Day shipping on In-Stock items if ordered by 3p Central.

Please call us.  We have nice manners and professional service.


We will not use the cheapest parts just to give you a cheap price.  We use top quality parts which in the long run offers the best value.  We offer free Tech Advice - call toll free.

We are a real driveshaft shop, not just a reseller like some places.

We know driveshafts and happily assist with free Tech Advice.  Click on Shop Photos to see our shop.   We also have shipping locations in California and Missouri.  Custom Driveshaft work is done primarily in our San Antonio facility.



New listings for Chrysler, Cadillac, Jeep, Touareg, Mercedes and other vehicles.  Please call if you don't see your car listed.


Aluminum drive shaft imageAluminum Driveshafts

DODGE - CHEVY  Diesel and Gas Truck Conversions from 2 pc.  See our Truck page for more info.  We can do Fords with a slip yoke at the transfer case.

 We offer Aluminum drive shafts for most Domestic Cars, Trucks and Imports.  We can custom build an Aluminum driveshaft for your vehicle.  

Home of the Big 5.0x.125 Aluminum Driveshafts!

We do more of these than most other shops combined.  We use all Heavy Duty USA components with precision workmanship and balancing.  Your truck will drive much better with our driveshaft.  We promise!

Dodge truck aluminum drive shaft


IMPORT DRIVESHAFTSNissan 300ZX image driveshaft

BMW M3 image driveshaft  drive shaftWe offer New and/or Remanufactured Driveshafts  depending on models.

Please click on the Import Section for more information.

NEW ITEM:  Kia Sorento Driveshafts.  We have complete remanufactured units available.  We also sell the U-Joints and center driveshaft support bearing separately.



4x4 CV driveshaft



Front and Rear Driveshafts for Trucks.  Steel and Aluminum.  We have the BIG 5" diameter Aluminum Driveshafts.
Custom - Stock - Lifted - Lowered - PerformanceFord F150 image

Ford Trucks 2005 and up Non Rebuildable Driveshafts

We offer new Heavy Duty Driveshafts that are fully rebuildable.   See Ford Trucks in the Truck section for more information.


Sprinter VanDriveshaft Problems?  We can help!  We offer 100% new Driveshafts with stronger 1350 series U-Joints.  The U-Joints are fully field serviceable (easily changed) and available at any auto parts store.

Click Sprinter for more information.

Please Call for Additional Information.  Thanks!



If you are making a lot of Horsepower we can build you a driveshaft.

We use top quality components made in the USA.

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We use the Spicer XL series U-Joint.  This is a cold forged solid cross U-Joint.  We have never had this U-Joint break.

Road Racing or Drag Racing - We can build a driveshaft that runs perfectly smooth for you!

Spicer Xl U-Joint imageCamaro race car image         Mustang Cobra Race car

Muscle Cars - Street Rods - Classics - Late Models

car photoscar photos   OLD or New

We can build a driveshaft for any Engine - Transmission and Differential application at no extra cost.

We offer Driveshafts in Steel or Aluminum

All Driveshafts assembled and High Speed Balanced.

All photos are customer cars.

If we have done a driveshaft for you, or going to build one for you we would like a photo of you car.  Thanks!


We would appreciate the opportunity to build a driveshaft for you.

We offer Professional Quality Service and Support.  If you are not 100% happy with our quality and workmanship we want to know about it.  See the Customer Comments section for references. 

Please call with any questions.

We are happy to assist in any way possible.

Note: Pricing is subject to change