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 Share nitin_neo18 January 11, 2013 1:06:16 AM Best answer selected by nitin_neo18. m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDell Inspirion 1750 making the Click of Death sound in the hdd Forum SolvedHDD is making snapshot sound at random intervals Forum SolvedNew HDD making clicking sound Forum SolvedBrand new HDD making a "popping" sound.. deffective? Forum Desktop keeps making USB unplugging sound when plugging in external HDD Forum SolvedMy Seagate 7200.10 400GB HDD is making buzzing and beeping sounds - help please Forum SolvedMy Noctua NH-D14 is making a weird noise, sounds like an HDD doing its thing or a low rattle. Forum PC MAKING RESTARTING SOUND HDD OR PSU? Forum HDD making sound, not constant Forum SolvedExternal HDD makes weird sound Forum HDD occasionally makes grating sound during boot Forum HDD making weird sounds like an old IDE HDD Forum SolvedHDD Makes strange sounds and has a lot of errors Forum HDD makes no sound, won't allow windows reinstall?? Forum New HDD makes wierd sound upon startup, and shutdown Forum SolvedHDD making computer lag Forum SolvedHDD making "boot-up noise" when opening something? Forum SolvedHDD has been making noises for over a year, but seems to work fine? Should I replace it? Forum SolvedCORSAIR H55 water cooler making gurgling sound? Forum SolvedNew HDD making awful squealing noise when I start up games. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !