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drivetrain problems with 4 in. lift

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by blazing86, Jun 22, 2001.

  1. blazing86

    blazing86 1/2 ton status

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    i just got done with my 4 in lift, and the rear driveshaft binds at both u-joints. Also it looks as if the yoke is about to fall off. Will the t-case drop fix that, or do i need to get a new drive shaft?
     
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    Well...You might want to drop the transfer case first,and see if that helps..When I got my lift my shaft was about inch and a half too short (kept on going through U-Joints) I have 2 inch blocks in the rear with add-a-leaves...Alot of people I know on this site have gone up to 4 inch lift's without changing ether driveshafts...


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    Also did you use any degree shims on the rear? Helps with driveline angles.


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    Yeah, need more details. What kinda lift and components are we taking here?

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