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Clicking sound from new PC

I am very happy with my new PC and I think BestBuy has terrific service. Anyway, I got a new PC for 5 days now and about 2 days ago it started to make this clicking sound from the CPU. I heard online itsa Hard drive failure and I was windering how to fix this and is this covered in my warranty? Thanks!

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If the system boots normally, then the clicking sound is probably not the hard drive.

When a hard drive has the "click of death" it is usually associated with a failure to boot to Windows.

The clicking could be several things, fans, CD drives etc. If the system is running normally, it may be something minor.

If the system is 5 days old, it is under warranty. If you are concerned about the system, take it back to best buy and have them look at it (It should be free, as them first.)

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