Ok , spent a bit of time documenting the disassemble and steps involved in data recovery on a Western Digital My Passport 1TB. This one had been dropped and was clicking..
Western Digital Part Numbers Include..
WDBBEP0010BRD-01 - Red WD, My Passport
WDBL1D5000ABK-01 - Silver WD My Passport for Mac
WDBMWV0020BBL-05 - Blue WD My Passport Ultra
WDBBEP0010BBK-01 - Black WD, My Passport
WDbabv5000ABK-00 - Black WD
WD3200ME-00 - Black WD MyPassport
WDBABM0010BKK-00 - Black WD My Passport
WDBBEP0010BBK - 03 Western Digital MyPassport
WDBU6Y0020BBK - 0A WD Elements Black
WDBBKD0020BBY - 05 RED My Passport Ultra
WDBACX0010BBL-01 , WDBACX7500ARD-01 ,WDBACX0010BBK-01 , WDBZFP0010BBK-04 , WDBZFP0010BBL-03 , WDBZFP0010BTT-005 , WDBALG5000ABK-00 , WDBKKF0020BSL-01 , WDBPGC5000ABK-03 , WDBU6Y0020BBK-004, WDBACY5000ABK-01 , WDBACY3200ABK-00 , WDBABV5000ABK-00
Will try and describe the steps as best I can but it takes years to master so pls dont try it, grab a coffee, this is a long one ;)
First here is a quick video of taking the case apart, this a 1 TB My Passport with the part number WDBBEP0010BBK on the outer case, the drive inside the case is a WD10JMVW-11S5XS1