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Old 03-19-2013, 01:14 PM
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Originally Posted by 31ROC View Post
Whoah.....your right about "not cheap"!!!
Two new yokes, a new input spline, new shafting and assembled in proper time plus 2 HD u-joints along with balance are never cheap.

Your alternative is to find a shop that does truck driveline work, bring them a rusty and pitted junkyard drive shaft, a well used input spline and let them try to make the yokes that may be distorted work, then add someones unknown brand u-joints, balance this claptrap and pray it's going to be a good deal for you.

Universal Auto, N. Pearl Street in Albany NY will do a decent job for about $225+/- using your junk yard parts and new Spicer u-joints and is my usual alternative to Denny's, having made up several for me in the past.
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