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It sounds like the PSU (not a bad brand or model by any means, maybe just a lemon?). Or it could be ESD like mentioned above. If its ESD, it would be classified as "latent" failure. Meaning it has received mild damage, but overtime, deterioration will occur.

For the record, I used that exact same PSU in my sig rig for about 8 months, untill trading it out with my new Blue Storm for free.
    
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It sounds like the PSU (not a bad brand or model by any means, maybe just a lemon?). Or it could be ESD like mentioned above. If its ESD, it would be classified as "latent" failure. Meaning it has received mild damage, but overtime, deterioration will occur.

For the record, I used that exact same PSU in my sig rig for about 8 months, untill trading it out with my new Blue Storm for free.
it sucks 'cus i dont have an extra psu to test out. i did do a 'ghetto-mod' sleeve job on it, but i didnt pull on the wires or anything to cause it to be out of place..



this psu hasnt given me any problems since i bought it. i dont know.. is there a way to check if the motherboard is still ok, maybe it was affected by ESD?

edit:

right before the system restarts, the sound stutters and then reboots..
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Are there more fans in the new case than the old one? I highly doubt a fan or two could push a power supply over the limit, just figured I'd put in my .
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nope.. i actually took away a fan..
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Well maybe that's your problem.

Could it possibly just be your windows installation and bad timing for the problem to present itself?
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sometimes if the airflow is diffenent it will cause things to overheat. so i would try and get more airflow in your case first.
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Do a memory check using memtest86 just to make sure your RAM is ok
    
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