Can I use a longer slip yoke?

09/30/2019 Off By admin

Can I use a longer slip yoke?

Longer slip yokes are available to fit some transmissions when used as a misapplication. You can use a 4WD transfer case slip yoke from a 85 K5 Blazer in a TH400, but it will bottom out on the tailshaft o-ring boss or the tail bearing before it slides in to the proper distance.

How is slip yoke length measured?

A – Distance from the center of the front U-joint to the center of the rear U-joint. Take this U-joint center-to-center measurement with the slip yoke in its operating position. The slip yoke operating position is typically determined by pulling the slip yoke out of the transmission 1” after it’s fully bottomed out.

How long is a TH400 yoke?

1350 GM TH400 Slip Yoke 32 Spline – 5.5″ Length.

How far should a slip yoke stick out?

DD: The slip yoke should be able to go into the tailshaft of the transmission so the barrel is fully inside the seal. Then, pull out the yoke 1 inch.

Can you lengthen a driveshaft?

To lengthen an existing drive shaft you need re-tube the drive shaft. First you will need to cut the weld yoke and stub off of the existing drive shaft. Then press in the new section of tubing into the old weld yoke and stub and re-weld the components onto the new tubing. Finally, the shaft must be balanced.

What is yoke measurement?

Yoke. The yoke is measured from the outside seam, where the yoke joins the sleeve, across the top of the shoulders (below the collar) to the opposite side. The yoke should fit comfortably on the “outside edge” of the shoulders.

What size is a 1310 U joint?

The 1310 series u-joint measures approximately 3 1/4 inches wide. The 1330 and 1350 both measure approximately 3 5/8 wide. The 1310 and 1330 series can have cap diameters of 1 1/16 and/or 1 1/8 inch or a combination of both sizes.

How many spline is a Turbo 400?

GM TH400’s primarily used 3 different output shaft lengths, all are 32 spline.

What does slip yoke eliminator do?

Slip Yoke and Slip Yoke Eliminator This sliding capability allows for changing length depending on the vehicle’s movements. A slip yoke eliminator, abbreviated SYE, does what the name suggests: It eliminates the slip yoke from the transfer case. Instead, it turns it into a fixed yoke that does not slide.

How much slip should driveshaft have?

Any time you lift or lower your vehicle, you should have your driveshaft checked for proper clearance. How much slip travel should I have? In most applications the minimum is 3/4 inch and more than 1 inch is not necessary.

How is the length of a Ford yoke measured?

Short or long:measuring from the face of the pinion seal to the face of the yoke, there are two choices 3 ¼” (short) or 4 ¼” (long) Wide or narrow:measure the width of the universal joint or between the tabs in the yoke, there are two choices 3 ¼” (1310 narrow) and 3 5/8” (1330 & 1350 wide).

How to measure the diameter of a transmission slip yoke?

* Measure the major diameter (deepest part) inside the slip yoke. ** Some slip yokes have blank spaces called blind spots. Count each blind spot as one spline. Are you looking for an inside snap ring or outside snap ring style transmission slip yoke? Diameter measured over bearing cap space. Distance measured over compressed bearing caps.

How big is the cap at the pinion yoke?

Diameter measured over bearing cap space. Distance measured over compressed bearing caps. Cap Diameter. * 1310 Ford & 1330 Ford have 1 1/8” cap at pinion yoke and 1 1/16” cap at driveshaft. ** 1415, 1485, 1555 only found on Chrysler and some GM vehicles with American Axle built driveshafts.