Solved HDD making sound Tags: Hard Drives Hitachi HP Laptop Storage Last response: January 11, 2013 1:07 AM in Storage Share nitin_neo18 December 29, 2012 5:17:43 AM i bought new hp laptop. sometimes my HDD(hitachi 500 GB 5400 rpm) is making very little sound like tic-2(like fax machine).i can hear it when when i put my ear very close to the laptop More about : hdd making sound Best solution clok555 December 29, 2012 9:33:34 PM this is the actuater arm moving back and forth. perfectly normal and if you can only hear it when your ear is close you have nothing to worry about. Your Welcome, clok555 nitin_neo18 January 11, 2013 1:06:16 AM Best answer selected by nitin_neo18. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nitin_neo18 January 11, 2013 1:07:18 AM thanks but i got replaced my HDD. thnx anyway Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBrand new HDD making a "popping" sound .. deffective? ForumPC MAKING RESTARTING SOUND HDD OR PSU? ForumHDD making sound , not constant ForumHdd making cracking noises. ForumHDD Making high pitched noise ForumNew WD Hard drive making grinding/scratchy noise (recorded sound attac ForumHDD sound when under load ForumHard disk making beep sounds ForumSeagate portable hard drive not being recognised and making beeping sound ForumNew build is making a clicking sound ForumClicking sound from HDD , can detect why ForumLenovo y550p hdd is making noise ForumMy hard drive is making weird sounds. ForumHDD LED clicking sound ForumSystem is idle but HDD is making noise... ForumHDD making LOUD grinding noises ForumSeagate hdd is giving sound ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumWeird HDD Behaviour and Clicking Sound !!! ForumWeird HDD behaviour - clicking sound More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !