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Old 01-19-2006, 09:58 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a Western Digital WD160JD 160gb sata drive that is driving me crazy! The problem is the noise, it was always loud, but lately it dominates all my other fans/hard drives in noise. Is there any way I could repair it without losing my data? Also I have a Maxtor 160gb drive that failed on my a little while back, is there anyway I could restore that drive to working condition?
Any help would be much appreciated


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Old 01-19-2006, 10:02 AM   #2 (permalink)
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drives getting louder generally means a drive going bad. back up all your important data. Is it still under warantee?

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edit, it's my Maxtor 160gb Diamondmax drive...
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