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Supplying Truck Parts Australia-wide

There are few industries in the world that depend more on consistent and timely performance than trucking and road transport services. For over 30 years, Driveline has been at the forefront of helping these companies do what they do best. We’ve been repairing driveshafts, differentials and complete axles, and supplying world-class underbody truck parts Australia-wide for the past three decades.

When it comes to drivetrain repairs and truck parts that you can always trust and rely on, you won’t find a better partner than Driveline Australia.

A Higher Level of Service

Since 1982, Driveline has been one of Australia’s most trusted repairers and suppliers of drivetrain and trucking components, providing a comprehensive range of truck parts Australia-wide and to other locations around the world. Through the years, we’ve built valuable partnerships with suppliers and manufacturers worldwide, developing an extensive collection of high-quality parts and components for every customer.

Today, Driveline once again raises the bar for driveline manufacturing offering the following benefits:

  • We are the importer and manufacturer, so all parts are available on shelf
  • An experienced research and development team to ensure we can cater for all driveline makes and models
  • Extended driveline life hour options available
  • Many series available in greasable and sealed lubed for life units
  • Repairs and complete replacement shafts for all makes and models of Kenworth, Mack, Western Star, Scania, Mercedes, Volvo, Mitsubishi, Isuzu and many other models
  • Dana Spicer, Meritor, Neapco and aftermarket universal joint options available
  • A wide range of centre bearings and end yokes on the shelf 

The Driveline Way

As Australia’s leading underbody and power transmission specialists, we know what trucking and road transport companies truly need for their vehicles. We’ve refined our service over the past 30 years, providing complete support that goes well beyond just supplying auto parts and components. What truly defines our service is our unrelenting drive to always deliver whatever you need. Whether its custom manufacturing parts or getting special after-hours repair services, your trucking needs are in safe hands with Driveline Australia. 

At Driveline, we commit to provide service that is always:

  • Quick – We know that time is critical in the trucking and road transport industries. That’s why we always strive to deliver prompt and timely service to every customer. We also continuously streamline our service, enabling us to provide you the parts and service you need on time every time. 
  • Reliable – When you’re travelling thousands upon thousands of kilometres each year, the last thing you want is for your parts and components to fail. Whether it’s custom parts that we’ve manufactured ourselves or parts we supply from other brands, you can rest assured that our components will do their job as required. We also ensure that you receive the same high-quality service from us, no matter which of our branches you visit.
  • Economical – Through the past 30+ years, we’ve developed partnerships with trusted suppliers around Australia and other parts of the world. These partnerships have given us access to the best prices available on the market today, providing you the most economical choices for your underbody and power transmission needs.

Driveline Repairs, Modifications and Components

Our extensive and comprehensive range of driveline hardware, coupled with our ability to manufacture our own line of components in-house, means that we can modify or repair any driveshaft to match your specifications. We are a distributor for Dana Spicer (both Mechanics and Spicer series), Neapco and Meritor to ensure only the highest quality products are utilised.

Our driveline range includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Euro GWB products
  • Dana Mechanics series (winged caps)
  • Dana Spicer series
  • Japanese series
  • Scania, Volvo and Mercedes Actross components

Our experienced driveshaft engineers can assist with all driveline queries or modifications. From truck chassis extensions to high performance Commodore and Falcon driveshaft modifications, our team will work closely with the customer to ensure the best outcome is obtained.

Our range of components includes: 

  • Spline assemblies
  • Universal joints (lube for life and greasable)
  • Tube yokes (weld yokes)
  • End yokes
  • Flange yokes
  • Slip yokes
  • Companion flanges
  • Yokeshafts
  • Mid slip components
  • Stub shafts
  • Double cardan assemblies
  • Slip and yoke shaft assemblies
  • Semi finished driveshafts

Each of our branches located in Townsville, Mackay, Brisbane, Newcastle, Dubbo, Melbourne and Perth are staffed by expert engineers and fully equipped with the latest driveshaft balancing machines and workshops facilities to handle any job.

Axle, Differential and Transmission repairs

Driveline has extensive experience in the repair of axles, differentials and transmissions to suit everything from underground dump trucks to on-highway trucking, including the following models:

  • Meritor Diffs
  • Carraro Diffs
  • Axletech Diffs
  • Dana Diffs and Transmissions
  • Mack Diffs and Transmissions
  • Allison Automatics

Reman Transmission & Carriers

  • Remanufactured units built to original equipment standards
  • Comprehensively tested
  • Subject to strict quality control

Brake Components

There are few parts more essential to the safety and performance of trucks than its brake components. With this in mind, Driveline supplies a wide range of brake parts to give you a system that you can always trust to keep you safe. These parts include:

Brake Shoes and Lining

  • MA212 Standard Brake Lining - 21,000 lbs GAWR for truck/tractor/trailer applications
  • Deliver exceptional braking power and friction stability without sacrificing lining or drum wear
  • Crafted from friction material proven to optimise brake performance
  • Preferred as the lining of choice for many OEM vehicle manufacturers
  • Easily handles stop and go urban traffic and highway applications

Steelite X30 Brake Drums

  • Provides exceptional strength, durability, and concentricity while reducing weight
  • One-piece design eliminates weld seams
  • SteelLite X30 brake drums are available in most popular wheel-end configurations and axle ratings
  • Due to its forming process, SteelLite X30 drums are inherently balanced and don’t need troublesome weld weights 
  • Provide a superior braking surface that is much less vulnerable to disintegration in the event of breakage

Pads & Rotors

  • Applications for bus, trailer, and trucks
  • North American and European references
  • Extensive range
  • One year warranty

Brake Kits

•    Correct shoe table arc and dimensions engineered to OEM specifications

•    Non-asbestos linings

•    Anchor pins and rollers made from case-hardened steel to exacting Meritor standards

•    Corrosion-resistant paint

•    All kits contain two shoes and hardware for one wheel end 

•    FF-rated friction material 

•    Designed and tested to perform under demanding conditions

•    To suit all makes of brake types

Other Components

We also provide a variety of components that can significantly improve your vehicle’s performance. These parts are designed specifically for on and off-highway trucks, making them more suited to your particular transport needs. Some of these special components include:

Slack Adjusters

  • Available in both manual and automatic configurations
  • One year aftermarket warranty

Manual

  • Forged steel slack body for added durability
  • Anodised outer finish resists corrosion
  • Absorbs higher braking forces
  • Flexibility of application 
  • Grease fitting inner ball seals in lubrication 

Automatic

  • Eliminate the need for frequent under-truck brake adjustments
  • Keep brakes in constant adjustment
  • Reduce brake maintenance costs
  • Allow optimum brake performance 
  • Available for front steer, rear drive, and trailer axle applications 

Wheel End Bearings

  • Through-hardened bearings for performance reliability
  • Support all popular applications
  • Backed by a one year aftermarket parts warranty
  • Part numbers are industry standard for ordering ease 
  • Competitive offering of the most popular individual bearing and complete bearing sets

Commercial OE Shocks

  • Improves durability with cold-formed, 360-degree arc-welded eye-ring end mounts
  • Prevents shocks from topping out and suspension from overextending through the use of a hydraulic rebound stop where required
  • Provides advanced performance via a multi-lip viton piston rod seal and chrome silicon spring valving

Air Springs

  • North American and European references
  • Comprehensive range
  • To suit bus, cab, trailer, and truck applications
  • One year warranty

King Pin Kits

  • Low-friction bushing surface helps to reduce steering effort and provides longer life
  • King pin seal prevents lubricant seepage and seals out contaminants
  • Proven heat treated king pin design provides greater durability
  • Draw keys are threaded for easier service
  • Longer component life
  • Euclid one year aftermarket warranty

Tie Rod Ends

  • Polished full ball design
  • Grease passages allow consistent lubrication
  • Full bearing contact ensuring a superior range of motion
  • One year warranty

We provide custom truck parts Australia-wide and internationally, so don’t hesitate to contact us if you require parts with special specifications and features.

Serving Australia and the World

With nine branches in Australia, Driveline continues to be the country’s leading underbody and power transmission specialists. All our branches interlink seamlessly to provide a national network for trucking and road transport companies throughout the country. With millions of dollars worth of driveshaft stock on-shelf and ready to go, we’ll provide the parts you need no matter which of our branches you visit. 

Our Driveline branches include:

  • Brisbane (Acacia Ridge and Brendale)
  • Townsville (Mt St John)
  • Mackay (Paget)
  • Perth (Welshpool)
  • Newcastle (Beresfield)
  • Melbourne (North Melbourne and Bayswater)
  • Dubbo

Although we primarily supply truck parts Australia-wide and in local markets, we also supply parts to other parts of the world, as some of our international clients have shown.

Your #1 Trucking Partner

When it comes to keeping your trucks and transport vehicles moving, you won’t find a better or more reliable partner than Driveline. In addition to repairing, modifying or rebuilding your driveshaft, differential, axle or transmission, we can supply many high-quality truck parts to suit your vehicle. Whether you use a single drive shaft or a multi-piece system, we’ll give your vehicle the parts and service it needs.

With 30+ years of industry experience driving our expertise, you can be sure that you’re receiving top-notch support and service from Driveline Australia. We supply truck parts Australia-wide and internationally, making us your number one partner for all your trucking needs.

For unparalleled customer service and world-class truck parts and components, Driveline are the specialists to turn to. To get started, simply call 1300 374 835 to talk to one of our consultants or send us your enquiry through our website.

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Road Transport Services

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