I have a product in Limited Warranty.
I did a test on it, here are the results-
Test Option: EXTENDED TEST
Model Number: WD Elements 1023
Unit Serial Number: My serial no.
Firmware Number: 2005
Capacity: 500.11 GB
SMART Status: PASS
Test Result: FAIL
Test Error Code: 08-Too many bad sectors detected.
Test Time: 17:36:10, January 12, 2013
Model number- WDBABV5000ABK-NESN
warranty expire date- 05/13/2013
What is the procedure to get a replacement for it ?
Will I have to pay for packaging and shipping at my own expense ? Any other expense ?
I am from Canada.