Solved Hard drive ticking in i-mac Tags: Hard Drives Macintosh Mac OS X Last response: December 7, 2011 12:33 AM in Mac Os X Share Kessler December 6, 2011 4:16:00 PM I have a i-mac 21.5 10.6.8 3.2GHz intel core i3. After 8 months the hard drive has a constant ticking sound. More about : hard drive ticking mac Best solution nordlead December 6, 2011 4:40:06 PM see if apple will replace it under warranty. They shouldn't make a loud ticking noise (they will make some noise, but if this noise is new then most likely there is something wrong). Other than that back up your data in preparation of HDD failure. My HDD ticks really loud and has had a few bad sectors, but is still kicking. I'm surprised it is still working. das_stig December 6, 2011 4:42:07 PM +1 Back and RMA. Related resources My imac hard drive is ticking - Forum External hard drive ticking and not working - Forum How can I get my imac hard drive info when it won't boot up - Forum How to download from an external hard drive to a new imac - Forum Should You Buy a New Mac Mini, iMac or Mac Pro? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Kessler December 6, 2011 9:11:29 PM Best answer selected by Kessler. lovegigi December 7, 2011 12:33:44 AM what a pity, mac in my heart is the best surprising present for everyone, it was like an artistic Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIMac 2006 Hard drive not recognized ForumI have an imac intel it died I have removed the hard drive placed it in an exte ForumIntel imac hard drive free space errors comes up when I try to save microsoft wo ForumTicking noise. ForumHard disk ticking ?? ForumExternal Hard Disk making ticking noise... ForumWeird Ticking Sound Coming From Graphics Card ForumIs my build better than an iMac ?? ForumDeciding between mac mini and iMac ForumHow to break RSD password for blocked sites ForumDriver external drive hdd hxd5 ForumTicking sound in my audio IMAC ForumBefore you post: Mac OS X hard drive guide ForumRepair parts for iomega external drive ForumSeagate Combo Drive More resources Read discussions in other Mac Os X categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !