HOW TO REPLACE BURNT DIODE OF hitachi 500 gb HARD DISK Tags: Hard Drives Hitachi Components Storage Last response: October 12, 2011 8:05 AM in Storage Share nakumar22 October 11, 2011 4:17:23 PM Hello, My hitachi 500 gb hard disk diode is burnt. How to repair or replace the burnt component. Also plz tell me that it is really a diode which is burnt and also what is its specification. I have a clear image of this burnt component More about : replace burnt diode hitachi 500 hard disk fzabkar a c 288 G Storage October 12, 2011 7:25:48 AM Let's see the clear image. :-) In the meantime, this page may help: http://www.users.on.net/~fzabkar/HDD/TVS_diode_FAQ.html There are several photo clips of TVS diodes here: http://www.users.on.net/~fzabkar/HDD m 0 l jsc a b G Storage October 12, 2011 8:05:55 AM How to replace ...? Very, very carefully. If you do not have the soldering equipment or experience, pay someone to do it for you. Of course, you need to make that person is qualified. If you are pretty sure the diode is the problem, do what fz suggested: cut it in half, then if the drive works, backup the data before you try to have it repaierd. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Hitachi 500gb external hard disk not found in my computer Forum How to use Hitachi Deskstar 500gb internal hard drive from defunkt pc as an external drive on my laptop Forum Solvedhow can i start my dead hd..hitachi 500gb laptop Forum how much ram required for 500gb hard disk run faster Forum How to partition hard disk 500gb Forum 500 gb hard disk how much it will shows in the os Forum Need help with 500gb hitachi sata hard drive from Dish Box Forum How much it cost of a 500gb 7200rpm hard disk Forum How to repair a burnt hard disk Forum Hitachi external hard drive 500gb problems need to recover data Forum Solvedmy 500 gb toshiba external hard disk not detecting Forum SolvedDoes Intel Core Duo Processor inhp-520 laptop can handle 500GB hard disk Forum How to repair hitachi external hard disk drive Forum Hitachi 500gb internal sata hard drive Forum Solvedhow to replace hard disk drives in raid 0 stripe configuration. Forum Solvednow can some one tell me how big of a hard drive..widows 7 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) Forum My hard disk fan is making loud buzzing noises, How can I clean or replace if necessary! Forum WD My Passport 500GB external hard drive shows up as local disk and lags Forum Hard drive failing - hitachi T7K500 320GB - new issues! Forum Can i replace a 80gb SATA Hard disk logic board with 160gb SATA Hard disk logic boards ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !