Rear CV Drive Shaft | Rough Country | Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

SKU RC5073.1

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Rough Country Rear CV Drive Shaft 5073.1 is designed for the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited models equipped with 3.5 - 6 inch short arm suspension lifts or 2.5 - 6 inch long arm suspension lifts. The kit includes a replacement flange for the differential pinions as opposed to using an adapter flange and are machined from solid billet steel.

Product Specs for Rough Country 5073.1

  • Collapsed Length (IN)41.25
  • Extended Length (IN)44.75
  • UPC: 843030110468
  • MPN: 5073.1
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Rough Country 5073.1 Details

This double cardan style CV driveshaft is necessary for Jeep JK models equipped with 3.5 - 6 inch short arm suspension lifts or 2.5 - 6 inch long arm suspension lifts. It features a replacement flange for the differential pinions as opposed to using an adapter flange. These flanges are machined from solid billet steel. They are designed to accept standard "off the shelf" mating flanges. If these flanges ever break, you at least stand a chance of getting a replacement part from almost any drive line shop. This also nets a longer drive shaft with the center of the universal joint closer to the pinion bearing.

Features

  • Collapsed Measurment: 41.25 inches
  • Extended Measurment: 44.75 inches
  • Eliminates contact between the stock drive shaft and oil pan on automatic transmission models.
  • After lifting your Jeep JK Wrangler a CV (Double Cardan) drive shaft is a good choice to eliminate vibration issues and provide the longest lasting drive shaft.
  • Includes better quality CV joints.
  • Shaft strength is twice as strong as the factory equipped drive shaft.
  • Grease fittings are out of the way of the transmission oil pan meaning you get grease to the joints that need it and not all over the botom of your Jeep.

Components

  • In the box
  • Extended CV drive shaft
  • Flanges/Yokes
  • Hardware

Installation/Fitment Notes

  • Recommended on models with 3.5 - 6 inch of lift.
  • Does NOT fit 2-door models.

Vehicle Application Guide for Rough Country 5073.1

The RC5073.1 Rear CV Drive Shaft | Rough Country | Jeep Wrangler Unlimited is engineered to work with specific vehicles displayed below. Can't find your vehicle, or need assistance, please give us a call at 1-800-358-4751 or 1-989-755-0561. Browse the category Drive Shafts to view all vehicle makes and models.

YearMakeModelVehicle OptionInstallation Notes
2012 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.
2013 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.
2014 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.
2015 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.
2016 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.
2017 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.
2018 Jeep WranglerFits 4WD Unlimited models ONLY.

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Rough Country Warranty

Limited Lifetime Warranty

On hard suspension components including knuckles, Lift Blocks, Control Arms, Jeep JK Armor, Bed Covers, Bed Mats, Nerf Steps, and Wheel Well Liners.

5 Year Limited Warranty

On leaf springs and coil springs.

3 Year Limited Warranty

On shocks and stabilizers.

3 Year Limited Warranty

On LED Lights, Fender flares, and Soft Tops.

2 Year Limited Warranty

On Winch mechanical components.

1 Year Limited Warranty

On Winch electrical components.

1 Year Limited Warranty

On All wear and tear items. Bushings, Ball Joints, Etc.

Rough Country products are warranted to be free from defects in material and craftsmanship for the time periods listed. Some suspension components are prone to gradual wear and tear over time and therefore are not covered within the Lifetime Replacement Warranty.

Warranty Guard

This free protection supplements your manufacturer's warranty, guaranteeing that if you are denied repair due to having a Warranty Guard protected product on your vehicle, then Rough Country will foot the bill for your repair! For up to 5 years / 100K miles / or until your manufacturer's warranty ends, if there is a failure of a factory warranty-covered part due to installation of a Rough Country suspension product, Rough Country will cover the repairs at a factory authorized shop - all you pay is a $100 deductible!

What the warranty does not cover

Wear and tear items such as mountings, bushings, diminished shock and stabilizer dampening resistance, finish, dents and scratches, as these components and issues can wear out or occur naturally over time. These items are covered under a separate Limited Warranty along with other non-suspension items listed above. Replacements for non-defective items broken during off-road use may incur shipping charges.

You can view the full details of Rough Country’s warranty here.

How to get service

For warranty issues, contact Rough Country service at 1-800-222-7023.

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