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. m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources manually repair a hard drive wdc wd1 200bevs 60usto ata device vol c on a compa Forum Drive 0: WDC WD2500JS-75NCB3 Fail Return code:7 Forum What is the disk format in a WDC my book world ii 4TB? Enclosure is dead. Drive Forum WDC WD2000JD SATA drive hangs during XP install Forum WDC EZ-Drive floppy image Forum WDC 2500 SATA Drive Broke Off - I Need Help! Forum WDC WD1200BB drive making whining noise? Forum ASUS P4C800-E MB, Windows XP, WDC SATA Drive Pr Forum ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe MB And WDC 250 GB SATA Drive Forum ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe MB And WDC 250 GB SATA Drive Forum ASUS P4PE MB & A WDC 250 GB SATA Drive Forum ASUS P4PE MB & WDC 250 GB SATA Drive Forum ASUS P4PE Motherboard And WDC 250 GB SATA Drive Forum Solveddying hard drive help? Forum VERY slow RAID5 on ICH10R with 3x WDC Green drives Forum SolvedHard drive dying? Forum SolvedDid I Get a Dying Hard Drive on my NEW Refurb Laptop? ***Please Help***(•¿•)-:¦:-><((((º> Forum SolvedI think my hard drive is dying/dead Forum SolvedInterpreting Smartctl output on dying drive Forum SolvedMotherboard Dying or maybe Hard drive? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !