Why can't I repair a hard drive?
I have got a WD 250GB ATA caviar HD, External that quit.
Everything has already been tried to attempt to fix it short of tearing it apart.
I bought a duplicate new drive in hopes that I would either be able to try to replace the controller board(on the outside of the drive), or even resort to opening the drive up, and very carefully replacing the heads.
The only alternative is to spend $2400 bucks by sending it to Drivesavers.
Anybody out there had any luck either replacing the controller board, or the heads?
Thanks in advance,
Is this a good question?