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Old 07-18-2013, 07:25 PM   #1
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sye and cv rear driveshaft question...

I am looking to finally install an sye and cv rear driveshaft on my 93 yj w a 2.5 inch lift... any recommendations on what to go with? and is there a way to tell which cv driveshaft will work with which sye? thanks! I assume they aren't all universal with one another! thanks

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Old 07-18-2013, 10:10 PM   #2
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As long as the u-joint size is the same, most of them are universal. I run an Advance Adapters SYE with a Tatton's driveshaft and I'd highly recommend them. Both are excellent quality and great prices.

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Old 07-18-2013, 11:29 PM   #3
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X2 Advance Adapters SYE. Tom Woods CV drive.
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Old 07-19-2013, 01:19 AM   #4
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x3 Advanced Adapters SYE/Tom Woods CV Drive. I also got the Tom Woods front driveshaft
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Old 07-19-2013, 02:01 AM   #5
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How much can a guy expect to spend on the SYE and a good rear dive shaft?
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Old 07-19-2013, 07:23 AM   #6
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Advance adapters SYE is $200, and a Tatton's driveshaft is $260. Im not sure of the price on a Tom Woods.
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Old 07-19-2013, 09:12 AM   #7
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I also have the tattons ds and sye combo, but mine came with a Terraflex sye, check him out on eBay, sye+DS+shipping= $460, and his driveshafts are very nice.
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Old 07-21-2013, 09:09 PM   #8
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would this be the correct tattons? my yj is a 93 and the jeeps listed on this page end at 1995? confused! is this the one that you got yj fanatic? found a great deal on the advance adapt sye and just curious if this would be the right driveshaft... -

New Jeep 1310 CV Driveshaft Cardone CJ TJ YJ XJ SYE Cherokee Wrangler Driveline | eBay
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Old 07-21-2013, 09:13 PM   #9
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That's the exact one I got. If you get confused, just call him up. Super helpful guy.
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Old 07-22-2013, 09:16 PM   #10
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yea realized that after i posted! did you install the sye and shaft or have a shop do it? and if you did was it tough?
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Old 07-22-2013, 09:20 PM   #11
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The installing the sye part is easier than than the removing the tcase part IMO. It can be done without removing the case but I didn't have it on a lift so I just removed it.
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Old 07-22-2013, 09:36 PM   #12
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It's not too bad at all. We did an SYE and 8.8 swap in a total of 4 hours. There was 3 of us.
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Old 07-22-2013, 10:01 PM   #13
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I'd suggest a good pair of snap ring pliers and I had to pull the front yoke off with a steering wheel puller and some bolts I got at lowes with the same thread as the yoke strap bolts

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