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Hey can a router slowly die like mess up speeds slowly before dieing? Or is it like an alive and well or die and no go?
    
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Some routers are known to keep track of connections for too long and/ or bottleneck during strenuous activity.

You can live with it and reset it when necessary or flash third party firmware that allows more control over the router.

My WRT54G is flashed with DD-WRT.
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Oh because our ISP said everything is fine coming from them and we have spent a week trying to single out what could be causing our speeds to be literally cut in a 4th or so. Its horrible.
    
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sounds like the router. I assume you have tried resetting the router. You can also try just connecting to the modem itself.
    
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