Before I pay Sony $19.99 to TRY to help me unlock my slave drive. Which became locked without my assistance, I want to confirm swapping the controller with an identical controller will not grant me access to the drive.
I far as I know, it should. You are talking about the logicboard on the HD, correct?
Probably won't help, but you can try these:
BIOS PASSWORD AND LOCKED HARD DISK RECOVERY
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