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Maxtor Hard drive tries to work

Just recently my Maxtor external Hard drive has stopped working. The laptop recognizes it periodically. On the inside at times it sounds like a ball bearing is dropping. When it does show up as one of the drives its stalls and eventually a I/O device error appears.

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I had this problem also. It was either dropped or something fell on it. You have to get it repaired or a new one. If you have VERY important information that cannot be replaced, consider a data recovery service from your local stores.

Good luck with your Drive.

Posted on Aug 14, 2008

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