Hello, i recently installed a new WD black 2TB SATA HDD and since my first boot up it has been making a loud click with about 5 second intervals in-between when being used, I am worried because I have heard before about click of death, clicking= imminent failure etc, but this doesn't slow down the only problem is the loud click so i am wondering is it normal for these WD blacks to click when writing data or should i stop deluding myself and order a new HDD?
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Back up your data and RMA it, it has a 5 year warranty.
under 30 day return it for replacement...it been drop in shipping the clicking is the drive spindle hitting the platters.
Thank you both for the fast replies, Will get onto returning it asap