1 piece driveshaft or upgrade? - Club Lexus Forums

Log In 

1 piece driveshaft or upgrade?

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-05-14, 12:56 PM   #1
297xxxl400
Driver School Candidate
Thread Starter
 
297xxxl400's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: ca
Posts: 13
Default 1 piece driveshaft or upgrade?

hey guys, i was just under my ls the other day checking stuff out and i noticed a two piece driveshaft so I'm wondering anyone change it to a single and of not has anyone deleted those damn rubber connections e have before and after the drive shaft i wonder how much torque is lost from the rubber connections plus the two piece driveshaft
297xxxl400 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-14, 05:10 PM   #2
usoff89
Lexus Test Driver
iTrader: (2)
 
usoff89's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: florida
Posts: 1,142
Default

I have a one piece, but I also have a manual transmission. Not really sure how much of a difference it would make with just the shaft. You might not even "feel" a difference.
usoff89 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-14, 01:41 PM   #3
PureDrifter
BahHumBug
iTrader: (10)
 
PureDrifter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: California
Posts: 23,559
Default

2-piece driveshafts are much better for NVH, there's no substantial power to be found unless ou go to a very lightweight single piece, which will likely vibrate at the stock length.
PureDrifter is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CA WTB: Rubber piece for SRT Intake Sphan519 2Gen GS430 / 400/ 300 Classifieds (98-05) 0 11-24-15 12:30 PM
SC400 Driveshaft Guibo Flex Disc SCracer Performance & Maintenance 0 03-29-14 09:38 PM
Driveshaft Guibo / Flex Joints / Bushings / rubber piece with 6 holes in it mitsuguy Performance & Maintenance 6 12-15-13 06:14 PM
Driveline thump or clunk whitegs3 GS - 2nd Gen (1998-2005) 5 04-21-09 08:42 AM
driveshaft woes Supraownzu Performance 1 08-14-06 11:40 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:00 AM.


Copyright © 2000-2016 Internet Brands, Inc. All Rights Reserved