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Old 06-02-2009, 10:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi Everyone

I have a Western Digital SATA WD2500JS from 2007 that has recently failed. Basically, when starting up it makes 1 or 2 abortive attempts to spin up and is subsequently not detected by the BIOS. There is no clicking sound. I've changed channels and power sources etc with no luck. What could be the problem?



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is the warranty still in effect?

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Not a whole lot you can do with a hard drive. Switch cables and if it still doesn't work replace it.
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Originally Posted by Luke View Post
is the warranty still in effect?
Should be WD come with 3 year warranty. 5 year warranty on RAID Edition drive.

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Not a whole lot you can do with a hard drive. Switch cables and if it still doesn't work replace it.
and pray that you did not did not loose any thing too important.

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