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Old 01-19-2006, 04:14 PM
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determining driveshaft length

ok, here goes. got an 85 monte ss, droping in a 350 w/ a th400. i know i'm going to need custom length driveshaft just don't know how to measure (from what point to what point) to find it. anyone wanna lemme in on that? thanks.

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slide your yoke into rear of transmission,leave 1 inch before yoke bottoms out on output shaft. take a measurement from center of front u-joint on yoke to center of u-joint at rearend. you can double check this by calling your local 4x4 shop because they have drivelines made up on daily basis. good luck
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I recently had a driveshaft made for me by Denny's Driveshaft. Google for their web site. They have complete instructions on how to measure for their product. I was very satisfied with the unit I received and it fit perfectly.
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