Released in Late 1993, the Macintosh Quadra 610 and Macintosh Centris 610 are two closely related personal computers that are a part of Apple Computer's Quadra and Centris series of Macintosh computers, respectively.

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Should I replace the Hard Drive?

Tried to troubleshoot and nothing happened,I inserted disk tools 7.5 and used disk doctor and It couldn't find the Hard Drive, Where would I find a new hard drive for this?

the one it has is (in my opinion) completely unreliable

please take a look at my other question too

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Are you getting three bongs on start up?

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no, 1 bong it starts up, then sits for 5-7 minutes, then it just goes wild and I have to turn it off

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Mayer, Your descriptions of your issues are exasperating. "Goes wild", tells me absolutely nothing. You're very hard to help. SO I'LL JUST LET SOMEONE ELSE TRY TO HELP YOU.

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You'll probably need a new hard drive for it. Especially if the install floppy cant find the HD.

Your best bet would be to scour eBay for a replacement.

Also, if you've ever done any sort of hardware repair on a computer, you shouldn't have any problems replacing it. Those old macs were meant to be serviced.

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You'll need a 1/3 height SCSI hard drive. This is just a standard size drive.

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