Double cardan driveshaft referred to often as a cv drive shaft. With it comes the need for a sye (slip yoke eliminator) which helps reduce the overall length of the transfer case and thus allows for a longer driveshaft.
For reference, this is an xj shaft cut down to fit a tj with a sye.
Double cardan driveshaft jeep tj. This is the front driveshaft from my 2005 wrangler tj and this is an up close view of the double cardan removing the front driveshaft: If your driveshaft length is an in between size pick the next size larger. Now if by some miracle your jeep’s rear driveshaft never flexs, or you always drive with your foot to the floor, you might need a degree to 2 offset.
This kit works with 1310, 3 joint cv style shafts. Discussion starter · #1 · jul 11. A double cardan or cv joint shaft has the main advantage of smoother operation at higher operating angles.
Includes (1) neapco non greasable centering yoke. Our scheduled monthly orders of these parts has been placed on backorder status. New complete double cardan c.v.
But, this is a standard rubicon rear shaft. As pictured, the right side bolts up to the front of the transfer case, the left would continue down to the front differential. Enter a new vehicle to add it to your garage and filter the results below.
Let’s take a moment to understand the design characteristics of a 1310 and 1330 series jeep double cardan cv driveshaft. A dual cardan driveshaft has one ujoint on the axle end of the driveshaft, and what amounts to two ujoints at the transfer case side. This type of cv assembly is known as a double cardan.
There are two types of constant velocity joints, the double cardan and the caged ball type. The caged ball type is similar to a cv joint in a front wheel drive car or a birfield from a samuri or toyota front axle. Jump to latest follow hey everyone!
Tj, jeep, wrangler, rear, rubicon, driveshaft, 1350, 1330, cv. I remember reading somewhere that it was possible to use the front drive shaft from a tj or xj as a rear shaft, after shortening it. This would gain you a double cardan rear shaft.
Jump to latest follow hey everyone! It is often referred to simply as a cv joint. Tj rear drive shaft, double cardan due to a national unavailability from both spicer/dana and neapco, the weld yoke required to build this shaft is currently unavailable.
If a custom size you need isn’t here be sure to give us a call. Joined may 9, 2016 · 36 posts. The double cardan shaft is the answer if you’re experiencing vibrations or other issues on your lifted rig.
Tj rear double cardan ds and pinion angle. It doesn’t matter if it is 1310 or 1330 series, factory installed original equipment or custom built aftermarket driveshaft. This article covers the rebuilding of the jeep cv front driveshaft and also clears up some confusion regarding the centering yoke replacement part, spicer part #.
The main down sides of a cv shaft are the cv joint is more expensive, harder to maintain and replace. When installed the rear pinion will be turned up to be in line with the transfer case yoke and the drive line angle is now split between 2 u joints instead of the stock singular joint. In conclusion the sye kit and cv driveshaft will eliminate drive line
Use on any 1310 series “non greaseable” cv driveshaft to repair or rebuild double cardan joint. Rear double cardan driveshaft and no sye?! Pictured above is the actual cv section of the front drive shaft.
A double cardan drive shaft (commonly called a cv drive shaft) is needed once your suspension lift exceeds about 3 inches. We also have specific options for rubicon models. The jeep tj front driveshaft uses a double cardan type constant velocity (cv) joint.
Enter your ride here to be a part of june’s ride of the month challenge! There are two different styles of double cardan cv driveshafts that you may find on your jeep. Choose between our exclusive greasable universal.
But since i expect your jeep’s rear axle moves around quite a bit and most. Choose from stock type or double cardan custom rear jeep tj shafts (also appropriate for lj models). Jeep wrangler tj rear driveshafts.
It may look intimidating but it is not hard to rebuild. The official answer we are getting on.