WDC WD7501AALS- Is this drive dying?

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
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  1. 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.
  2. Well, it "passed" WD's diag.
    I'm still going to RMA the drive. It has started making sounds of impending death.
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