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post #1 of 7 Old 05-27-2013, 08:57 AM Thread Starter
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Driveshaft lift question

I have a 2012 f250 I'm looking to run a custom 10 inch lift from pure performance, has anyone ran into any stock driveshaft problems lifting 10 inches or more??
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Save yourself a lifetime of headache trying to align your two piece to eliminate vibration - just buy a one piece driveline. I threw my stock two piece in dumpster when truck had 80 miles it - never looked back, no vibrations

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Where can you get a 1 piece at?
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Any driveline shop will build you one for about $300-$450, take your truck to your local reputable shop.

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If you take your measurements you can have a shop build and ship you one. When I was in AK I did that. I've used Drivelines Unlimited in San Antonio and Dan's Driveline in Las Vegas. Rather have local build though to make sure measurements are done right.

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Mine has a one piece I managed to crawl up under there yesterday
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You must not be 4 door? Still need to get it lengthened for 10" lift but that's much cheaper, like $100 to get lengthened and balanced

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