iPod 5g 30gb harddisk makes ticking sounds

Discussion in 'iPod' started by fjohnson, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. fjohnson macrumors newbie

    Sep 25, 2008

    My brother bought an iPhone so he gave me his used iPod 5g 30gb. The iPod works fine, but when i transfer data or mp3 the harddisk makes a strange ticking sound.

    When i use it to listen to mp3's or watch a video i don't hear ticks. Is the harddisk dying or is this normal? Thanks!

    F. Johnson
  2. Tallest Skil macrumors P6

    Tallest Skil

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  3. fjohnson thread starter macrumors newbie

    Sep 25, 2008
    so i got a dying ipod for my birthday lol

    i'll to find some info about replacing the HD, or just buy a new one :(

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