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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.
 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.

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Basic Driveshaft Types

1 piece driveshaft DS-1   Basic 1 piece driveshaft and can have a flat flange at differential.

2 piece driveshaftDS-2   Basic 2 piece set up. This can have a flange at rear also and a flange to front


Constant Velocity Driveshaft Types

bolt on CV typeCV-1  Bolt on type CV and U-Joint at differential.


CV2 cv shaftCV-2  Bolt on CV type and flat flange at differential.


CV3 flange type CVCV-3  Flat type CV flange and single U-Joint at differential.


CV4 flat flanges typeCV-4  Flat type CV flange and flat flange at differential.


Cv-5 Auto TracCV-5  GM Auto-Trac CV conversion type driveshaft for GM trucks.


Cv6 slip type cv driveshaftCV-6  Slip yoke type CV driveshafts for Ford and GM trucks - custom conversion



Stub and Slip Type Driveshafts

SS1 stub and slip shaftSS-1  Basic stub and slip yoke type driveshaft with a single U-Joint at each end.


SS2 stub and slip shaftSS-2 Stub and slip yoke driveshaft with flat flange at slip yoke end.


SS3 shaftSS-3 Stub and slip yoke driveshaft with flat flange at weld yoke end.


SS4 shaft with 2 flangesSS-4 Stub and slip yoke driveshaft with 2 flat flanges.



All Wheel Drive Vehicle Type Shafts

Ford explorer front shaftFord Explorer front driveshaft for All Wheel drive.  This has a GKC Constant Velocity and single U-joint at differential.


Jeep GC shaftJeep Grand Cherokee with U-joint type Constant Velocity at Transfer Case and GKN type CV at front differential.

Jeep GC w/2CVJeep Grand Cherokee with GKN CV joint at Transfer Case and front differential.


There are other driveshaft types but this covers 97%.  If you have any questions on driveshaft types, conversion driveshafts or proper fitment.  Please call 1.866.455.6622 toll free.  Tech Advice is a service we provide at No Charge.