Having problems with your Sony VAIO VGN-S460 Notebook ?

When i start up my a disk read error occurred Press ctrl+alt+del to restart and when i do it restarts and does the same thing.. please help


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Sorry, your disk is dead, you need to reformat it and reinstall Windows. Or, pay somebody $1,000 to fix it.
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