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By cwallis ·
Does anyone know if an external Firewire hard drive failure can destroy or even mildly damage the internal componets and/or motherboard?

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by TechKid In reply to Firewire hard drive failu ...

I would say it's more likely for a power spike to destroy the internal components first and then destroy the firewire drive. But what you are proposing is probably not technically impossible.

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by fjavier19 In reply to Firewire hard drive failu ...

In order to damage any internal companets or motherboard you have to either surge the system with electricty or physically drop/jar the system. More than likely you power supply has fried and needs to be replaced.

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