Measuring Your Suzuki Samurai Drive Shafts

Front and Rear

The drive shafts we build will use 1310 series u-joint rather than the small stock u-joint. Suzuki used 2 different flange patterns please verify which flange pattern you have as well as measure for length.

Figure 1: Measure for Length

Please measure the C1 and C2 Dimensions for the T-Case and Differential ends.

 

Figure 2: Flange measurements

Please measure the C1 and C2 Dimensions for the T-Case and Differential ends.

Figure 3: Flange measurement A, B and C

Type B Drive shaft built with Standard Spline is $299.00, built with X Spline it is $319.00.

Figure 4: Type B shaft

Type A Drive shaft built with Standard Spline is $409.00, built with X Spline it is $429.00

Figure 5: Type A shaft

Figure 6: Spline/Slip Yoke Differences

Make sure you have the proper geometry for the drive shaft you are using.

Figure 7: Conventional 2 Joint Drive Shaft

Figure 8: Double Cardan (CV) Drive Shaft