[ubuntu] Thinkpad T60 hard disk noise:horrible tick-tick-tick sound

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I am getting sick of this constant tick-tick-tick sound from the laptop. The following is my system env and what I did for this tick sound. 1. OS Ubuntu 9.10(2.6.31-20-generic) 2. Hard Disk: Model Family: Fujitsu MHV series Device Model: FUJITSU MHV2100BH PL Firmware Version: 0084002A User Capacity: 100,030,242,816 bytes Device is: In smartctl database [for details use: -P show] ATA Version is: 7 ATA Standard is: ATA/ATAPI-7 T13 1532D revision 4a (Hardware)