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Unread 01-04-2006, 08:36 AM   #1
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Measuring for Double Cardan Drive Shaft

Folks,

Can you give me some insight as to when to measure the length of the driveshaft. Do I wait until I do the lift, or can I measure now and order?

Im going with the OME 2.5 and JKS BL and MORE MML.

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Unread 01-04-2006, 08:53 AM   #2
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It's from flat spot on the back of the transfer case (as if the DS was off) TO flat spots on the front of the rear diff yoke.
I believe it measures about 16 1/4". When you call TW or a vendor, they will go by expected lift up to 6" and over 6".
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Unread 01-04-2006, 08:55 AM   #3
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Cool. THX! Just want to have everything here and ready to bolt in when the time comes.
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Unread 01-04-2006, 08:58 AM   #4
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Cool. THX! Just want to have everything here and ready to bolt in when the time comes.
If you call TW, you will find them very helpful. I actually s/w Tom Woods, the day I called He answered the phone.
You will be impressed by the product. Very well made.
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Unread 01-04-2006, 09:32 AM   #5
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may not even need to do SYE and new DS with the MML ......might have to add a couple washer under the TC skid. every jeeps different though.
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Unread 01-04-2006, 10:07 AM   #6
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RubiconSS, Thanks for the tip. Ill follow that guidance.

tonkaJP: I dont want to do my lift, find out I have vibes, then have to wait weeks for a Driveshaft. I tend to error on the conservative side, and money to me isnt the issue. I just want to be ready with everything, and also have the flexibility and future ability to just add in a TT.

Thanks both for your replies!

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