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Unread 12-02-2012, 05:50 PM   #1
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My friend has a 1989 YJ with a 4 Inch lift on it. He wants to know if you need to do a SYE conversion when you get a new driveshaft.

I've never seen this question on the forum so I assumed it wasn't normal.


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Unread 12-02-2012, 06:03 PM   #2
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Yes a SYE is some of the best money your "friend" will spend on his jeep..
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Unread 12-02-2012, 06:15 PM   #3
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I thought this wasn't a normal question?

You should have an SYE with that much lift and a new driveshaft is needed. It is a shaft that has a Double Cardan that bolts to the SYE. Check here for the shafts http://www.4xshaft.com/
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Unread 12-02-2012, 06:26 PM   #4
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Yes a SYE is some of the best money your "friend" will spend on his jeep..
It is my friend. I have a bone stock TJ
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Unread 12-02-2012, 07:35 PM   #5
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My friend has a 1989 YJ with a 4 Inch lift on it. He wants to know if you need to do a SYE conversion when you get a new driveshaft.

I've never seen this question on the forum so I assumed it wasn't normal.
You need a new driveshaft when you get a SYE. Start with SYE then choose the driveshaft to match. Not the other way around.
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Unread 12-02-2012, 07:41 PM   #6
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You need a new driveshaft when you get a SYE. Start with SYE then choose the driveshaft to match. Not the other way around.
Ok. Thanks. That was very helpful
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