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Asus N552VW Hackintosh Installation stuck on "could not recover SATA HDD after 5 attempts"

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I'm trying to install High Sierra 10.13.3 on an ASUS N552VW laptop, and I get stuck after this message:

"could not recover SATA HDD after 5 attempts, terminating" 

And some other warnings afterwards.

Specs:

CPU: Intel Skylake 6700HQ 2.6GHz

RAM: 16GB DDR4

2TB HDD + 128GB SSD

GPU: Intel HD Graphics 530 + Nvidia GTX960m

I'm installing using a 16GB USB3 flash drive on one of HDD volumes (UEFI Mode)

 

I uploaded the verbose log and clover config.plist

IMG_20190322_172740.thumb.jpg.3d9ecf09d1e9878538d2ed02be37fa38.jpgconfig-new.plist

IMG_20190322_173248.jpg

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