simple question for a recovery tech
Posted on 2004-08-02
Dear , anyone who got the skills
I'm a repair tech, but my skills are limited , i have never taken
the control board off a hard drive , but thats what i need to do. i got a dead control board on one drive , so i bought anohter one just like it (same model and eveything) now all i have to do is switch the boards , sound easy RIght , NOPe first i have to go to a tech store and get the right bit! now i know theres a ribbon cable that just pops off the board BUt there is another small wire comming from the motor, my question is does that wire pop off as well or do i have to Cut and weld it? and is there anything else i need to know?
type of drive :Maxtor 61.4 gig ata 100 7200 rpm