@adilsaperture can you provide more details about how the drive stopped working, is the drive detected in disk utility? 1-888-426-5214
@KarinG777 were you able to duplicate the sound from another computer? If Yes, then the drive needs to be replaced
@theDalbyMan External hard drive should be used within standard room temperatures, Drives should not exceed 60°C
@theDalbyMan Are you asking in what temp you can operate the drives or are you asking for the temp of the hard drive itself?