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Well in that case there might be few reasons as either the HD mounting screws maybe too tight, loosen them and retighten to snug fit. or place a small rubber washer between screw(s) and metal flange. or relocate HD to another available space if possibel. You didn't mention it, but clean out the system case as well to better cool the system. These are areas to look into, but it could be something else, especially a HD failure coming, so take precaution and safe-guard your data(back it up) just in case. Also, understand it maybe possible not the HD is noisy but a fan, so check into those as well. 
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