could It be hard drive problems

  sunnystaines 13:00 08 May 2009
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When the hard drive is busy get occasional hight pitch scratching noise [like fingernails running down the blackboard] is this normal I presume its the hard drive spindles.

on previous hard drives that failed it has always been a heavy grumbling noise very different.

  OTT_Buzzard 13:04 08 May 2009

It's a,most certinaly either the hard drive or one of your cooling fans - they're about the only moving parts in a PC!

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