waggonway said:I have now found out that the new controller should work if I swap the firmware chip (U12). It looks too much of a daunting task for me to do so (I have gone cross eyed just finding the chip). Do you know of if any electronics repair places would do it for me? (Scotland central belt)
A matching pcb is needed and you can find this pcb on this site for $39 with free shipping. http://www.hddzone.com/wd-2060001292000-ide-lmodel-pcb-p-169.html[/QUOTE]
I doubt they will care now, the OP is over 4 years old.