Originally Posted by phillye30fanboy
SSD is such a performance boost over hard drives, if you could find a suitable replacement for the HDD with an solid state drive you should probably go that route. everything is just so much fast after i switched my 500gb internal HDD with a 256gb Crucial M4 inside my late 2011 macbook pro, like 11 seconds it takes to get on the internet after being completely shut down. it boots as fast as lightning, i would imagine it would do the same for your idrive system
Good luck finding an PATA SSD drive...