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Dell Inspiron 3521- Hard Drive error code-2000-0142

I have just run a diagnostic on my broken Inspiron and  got the following error code for my Dell Inspiron3521 laptop. Please help me to solve this problem.

Error

Error Code 2000-0142

Msg: Hard Drive 0

self test unsuccessful. Status = 7

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** Hard Drive 0 – DST

Short Test **

Test Results : Fail

Error Code 2000-0142

Validation 27607

Msg: Hard Drive 0

self test unsuccessful

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RE: Dell Inspiron 3521- Hard Drive error code-2000-0142

The hard drive has failed. Buy and install a new hard drive. Or use this as an excuse to buy a new computer. It might not be worth spending money on a 4 yr old model.

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