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Hard drive Self Test

I was wondering if the little black piece that connects the hard drive to the motherboard could get ruined. When i did a hard drive self test it failed saying "fail #1-07" so i bought a new hard drive and when i put it in, it says the same thing. is the little piece that connects the hard drive to the motherboard damageable?? and could it be the problem?

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Check the New bought Hard drive piece maybe it was properly attached to the board. After that, format the hard drive before use. An unformatted hard drive may br manfunction.

Posted on Sep 12, 2007

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If I may ask a dumb question, was the new drive formatted prior to running the test? A unformatted drive will fail.

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