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I have 6 Maxtor drives, from 1 30 gig, i 40 gig, 120 gig, and 3 80 gigs. Recently I have had failures on 3 of these drives. One minute they are fully functional and the next day they won;t boot and the error message I receive is "There is no Maxtor drive in your system.: I have tried running the drive to 0, using you utility Max Blast #3. but to no avail. Do you have any suggestions? Or do I now have 3 cut door stops? Right up front I feel they are most likely out of warranty, but a response would be nice as I will probably continue to purchase Maxtor products. Thank you, William Porter

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    Patrick Michaels May 11, 2010

    are these external or internal drives?

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The hard drives will have a date stamped on them if they are within their three year warranty period you should contact the hd manufacturer and see if they will refurbish it for you .

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