WDC WD7501AALS- Is this drive dying? Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: March 22, 2011 7:18 PM in Storage Share bas94041 March 22, 2011 3:58:59 PM The following is the heath status for one of my drives. Is this drive about to die? Should I RMA? WDC WD7501AALS-00J7B Health ID Current Worst ThresholdData Status (01) Raw Read Error Rate 200 200 51 0 ok (03) Spin Up Time 229 226 21 8550 ok (04) Start/Stop Count 99 99 0 1760 ok (05) Reallocated Sector Count 199 199 140 6 warning (07) Seek Error Rate 200 200 0 0 ok (09) Power On Hours Count 94 94 0 4738 ok (0A) Spin Retry Count 100 100 0 0 ok (0B) Calibration Retry Count 100 100 0 0 ok (0C) Power Cycle Count 99 99 0 1661 ok (C0) Unsafe Shutdown Count 200 200 0 63 ok (C1) Load Cycle Count 200 200 0 1745 ok (C2) Temperature 125 91 0 25 ok (C4) Reallocated Event Count 194 194 0 6 warning (C5) Current Pending Sector 200 200 0 0 ok (C6) Offline Uncorrectable 200 200 0 0 ok (C7) Ultra DMA CRC Error Count 200 200 0 0 ok (C8) Write Error Rate 200 199 0 0 ok Health Status : warning More about : wdc wd7501aals drive dying FreeDataRecovery a b G Storage March 22, 2011 4:59:53 PM Looks like bad sectors are appearing. Back up your data and run WD's software diagnostic utility against the drive. If it fails rma it. bas94041 March 22, 2011 7:18:36 PM Well, it "passed" WD's diag. I'm still going to RMA the drive. It has started making sounds of impending death. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat is the disk format in a WDC my book world ii 4TB? Enclosure is dead. Drive ForumDying Hard Drive or its something else? ForumIs my video card dying ? Are these compatible with my setup? ForumI think my hard drive is dying ForumBestConfigs - Budget Intel-Based Gaming PC ForumDying Hard disk, PC freezing and crashing with blank screen, need help Forumsemi newb question -- my geforce 6800gt may be dying ? Forum30.0Gb WDc and A7V troubles ForumHarddrives keep dying on me HELP!! ForumI need advice with components for a GA-EP45-UD3R build ForumSystem died...Need help with new one FAST...Help Please!!! ForumBest rendering PC (cheap) ForumFirst Built Computer doesn't boot. (With Pictures) ForumExtremely slow HDD - New gaming rig ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumPLEASE HELP Hard Drive not showing in Disk Management ForumDVDRW Drive not recognizing discs Forum[Solved] Is my Hard Drive going Soft??? ForumUSB Flash Drive ForumHow do i fix the Cyclic Redundancy Check error on my External Back Up Hard Drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !