69 chevelle driveshaft... - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Transmission - Rearend
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06-20-2003, 09:30 PM
New Member
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Puerto Rico
Posts: 29
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
69 chevelle driveshaft...

hi all,, i have an 69 chevelle that i am restoring, when i got it it had no axle nor driveshaft, i found the axle and mounting it, however, i need to know what is the measurement of the driveshat since i have one that i pulled out of another malibu el camino year 77, i beleive that one is a bit too long so i need to find out what the exact measurement of the original one were.... i performed a search for driveshaft on this site but couldnt find anything about that car and year in particular,, i also searched on google to no avail,, any help would be deeply appreciated,, tnx in advance...

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-20-2003, 09:44 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: eagle wisconsin
Posts: 1
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
go to dennysdrivshaft.com
there is a page on how to measure to have a shaft made. they made one for my 67 firebird. the fit was excellent
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 06-20-2003, 09:49 PM
Deuce's Avatar
Hotrodders.com Moderator
 
Last wiki edit: Choosing a trailer
Last journal entry: Jan 13 2013
Last photo:
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Deuceland USA
Age: 66
Posts: 5,657
Wiki Edits: 6

Thanks: 0
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts





More information is needed.

The type of transmission you have helps determine the lenght of the driveshaft.

Also 2 door or 4 door (wheelbases are different)

A easy way to do this if you have the correct slip yoke is to put the yoke in the transmission, push it ALL the way in and pull it out 3/4 inch. Then measure the distance between the cross centerline and the rear end yoke centerline.

Also most used yokes will have a wear ring worn into the yoke. This is where the factory had the yoke (in/out) riding. Always a good guideline.





__________________


"I won't be wronged . I won't be insulted, and I won't be laid a hand on. "






Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Transmission - Rearend posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:37 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.