Today we got a Seagate HDD of 7200.10 80G SATA which needed to do data recovery. First, connect the HDD with computer, there is no feedback. Then touch the spindle motor and motor IC, there is no computer. Form the above situation, we can judge the HDD’s problem was only caused by PCB damaged. We can swap PCB to resolve the problem.
How to swap PCB:
1. Found a donor …
For seagate hdd recovery maybe you need a matching donor pcb. Here is a list of Seagate Barracuda PCB rescource for your reference from HDDZone.com.
These files are in PDF, if you can not open them you can download a tool by click here:
Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 Circuit Boards
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 Circuit Boards
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 Circuit Boards
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 Circuit Boards
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 PCB…