General Advice on driveshafts

Discussion in '7th Generation (2003-2008) [Acura TSX]' started by jcalvarez, Friday 14th Sep, 2018.

  1. jcalvarez Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

    Scotland Jose Dunfermline
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    Hello all,

    I have been driving now for a year with the dreaded ~65mph vibration. It's getting worse, and I've been looking in many forums etc, everybody seems to point out to a driveshaft issue. My car is at 116K right now (55 reg), so looks a bit early.

    I'm thinking into booking the local dealer to confirm it is a problem with the shafts, but would like a bit of advice on the best replacement option, apart from genuine ones, which cost more than I'm willing to pay.

    I have seen the following options for my CL7:
    Q-Drive (Euro Car Parts)
    Insane shafts (H-Tune)
    Japanparts (MickGarage.com)
    GuV by J&R

    Any advice? While I'm not willing to stump a couple of grands, I would like to put something decent.

    Many thanks,

    Jose
     
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  2. Bounder Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Shaftec seem to come pretty highly recommended.
    I have heard that Insane are decent as well
     
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  3. jcalvarez Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

    Scotland Jose Dunfermline
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    Thank you. I have not seen them on shops, only the shaftec site...
     
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  4. Dean Vincent Junior Member ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    If it is the shafts, then if the garage can tell which joint it is, just change the joint.
     
  5. Bounder Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    I think thats because they remanufacture rather than retail shafts.
     
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