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  1. #1
    Member DrSpanky's Avatar
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    harddrive clicking

    my harddrive keeps clicking its a maxor 80gb i think its very late and im tyred any ideas post i will give info 2moro when i take a look
    CPU: Q6600 G0 @ 3.6ghz --- q8200 @ 1.6Ghz 0.836V
    MOBO: Gigabyte X38 DQ6 --- Asus P5N-E Sli
    RAM: Corsair Dominator 8GB DDR2 --- Crucal Ballistix 4GB DDR2
    GFX: Ati 5970 OC + 8800GT Physx --- 8400gs
    HDD: 60gb OCZ SSD, 3x 74gb Raptors, 750gb --- 300GB Maxtor
    PSU: OCZ GameXStream 1010w --- OCZ Powerstream 600watt
    CASE: Antec Nine Hundred --- Generic Junk case
    COOLING: Thermochil pa160 + pa120, D4, GTZ --- TRU - Passive
    VDU:Dell 3007WFP-HC 30" --- Old 19" LG Lcd
    MacMini (Early 09) 2.26ghz 4gb 320gb

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    Member jlin453's Avatar
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    If it's less than a year old, call Maxtor and get a RMA number. That happened to me and they were quick on delivery.

  3. #3
    sounds like a drive on it's way out! Back up your data and RMA it.

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    Member DrSpanky's Avatar
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    its got warnety till 2005 sometime which i didnt know tell now i will rma it if i have to bepends on if it keeps working also there dos diagnostic program has a genral protection fault like 1-2 hours in
    CPU: Q6600 G0 @ 3.6ghz --- q8200 @ 1.6Ghz 0.836V
    MOBO: Gigabyte X38 DQ6 --- Asus P5N-E Sli
    RAM: Corsair Dominator 8GB DDR2 --- Crucal Ballistix 4GB DDR2
    GFX: Ati 5970 OC + 8800GT Physx --- 8400gs
    HDD: 60gb OCZ SSD, 3x 74gb Raptors, 750gb --- 300GB Maxtor
    PSU: OCZ GameXStream 1010w --- OCZ Powerstream 600watt
    CASE: Antec Nine Hundred --- Generic Junk case
    COOLING: Thermochil pa160 + pa120, D4, GTZ --- TRU - Passive
    VDU:Dell 3007WFP-HC 30" --- Old 19" LG Lcd
    MacMini (Early 09) 2.26ghz 4gb 320gb

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