Western Digital PCB Buying Guide (IDE)
As we know: Western Digital HDD can’t spin; board/chip be burnt; interface broken; etc. These problems are caused by PCB malfunction. Swap PCB of your Western Digital hard drives can resolve the problems.
1. Western Digital Hard Drives PCB Buying Guide (IDE):
For Western Digital HDD pcb swap needs, you just need the donor PCB has the same pcb board number(2060-701265-001) as yours.
One thing you should know before this purchasing: Most PCB’s BIOS chip(ROM Chip) store the unique information. We need change the BIOS form original PCB to replacement PCB, in order to make the replacement PCB compatible with the HDD. The 8pins (4 pins on each sides) with 25P05VP、25P10VP、25F512、25F1024、25F1024AN、SST25VF512、SST25VF010, etc. are the BIOS Chip. LocalTV/Phone Repair Shop can offer these services for $5-%20.
2. Where to buy these Western Digital PCB circuit boards?
Note: Western Digital PCB sells on HDDZone.com are fully tested before shipment(worldwide free shipping now!); These are just PCB (Printed Circuit Boards), not the whole HDD (Hard Disk Drive).
More other pcb swap guide please refer to this post: hard Drive PCB Swap