08-21-2012 02:08 PM - edited 08-22-2012 12:43 AM
i just got a certified repaired replacement drive(Firmware CC9E), but every access results in an seek oder read error (monitored with CrystalDiskInfo 5.0.2). From my experience with HDD's this is a clear sign that this drive should fail soon, yet seagate tools tells that it's fine and data remains undamaged/readable.
So is there something wrong with those smart values on those hard drives or should ask for another replacement?
EDIT: Nevermind, i just found this article:
08-22-2012 01:28 AM