Was exploring the issue with the Western Digital Green Hard Drives and there is a fix out there to help stop the drives from failing all the time. What you need is a utility called WDIDLE3. You will need to run this from dos. I followed a Youtube video of what a person posted. What happens is the Intellipark software parks the head of the drive every 8 seconds.
When you use the utility they say to increase it to 300 seconds with this command:
The person in the video is not me, FYI.
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