Can Pavilion dv9407nr HARD drive failure - I still get the HP recovery discs?

After reading many posts, it is clear that my HARD drive has failed and I need to replace.  I created my own recovery disks, but apparently it will not work on a replacement hard drive.  Right now, I would like to know if I can still order a set of HP recovery disks.  If I can't, between the cost of a new player software and the o/s I'm probably better to throw everything and buy something new.

I called 800-HPINVENT and was able to order the repair disks.

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