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Was told the universal joint is really bad, 2002 Rx300, Not

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Was told the universal joint is really bad
JA: What is the model/year of your Lexus?
Customer: 2002 Rx300
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Not fixing it myself..was told it isn't worth repairing as catalytic converters are bad also
JA: Has the vehicle been "scoped out"?
Customer: Not sure what you mean..said I should go to a drive line specialist mechanic said part is probably not servicable
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Lexus
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 10 months ago.

Hi . Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer. how does it run?

Thank you again for trusting us with your problem. John aka eauto

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I'm getting a vibrating between 30-45 mph...sluggish power I was wondering if the un joint is worth repairing and how much would it be.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
don't want the call just advice on your knowledge of this repair issue
Expert:  john -aka eauto replied 10 months ago.

a used driveshaft is the best way try its sold as a driveshaft..they are a nice vehicle..i would fix it