System Shut Down

Hi all, finished my first build 2 weeks ago and now having problems with random shutdowns with succesful reboots and sometimes fans on max and no output from 5 days ago. Hardware is :-

MoBo:Asus P5Q Deluxe.(BIOS 2301)
CPU: Intel Q9550.
Cooler: Noctua NH-U12P SE2.
PSU: Corsair HX 850W.
RAM: 2x2Gb OCZ PC2-8500 Reaper.
GPU: Sapphire HD5850.
HDD: WD 640 Gb 32Mb Cache.
Optical Drive: Sony NEC Optiarc DVD±RW burner AD-7241S.
Case: Antec 300 with 2 extra Noctua NF-P12 120mm Fans.

OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit OEM. All Drivers up to date. Latest ATI CCC. BIOS 2301 flashed using ASUSUpdate.

Event Log:

Error 2/8/2010 12:41:16 PM EventLog 6008 None
Log Name: System
Source: EventLog
Date: 2/8/2010 12:41:16 PM
Event ID: 6008
Task Category: None
Level: Error
Keywords: Classic
User: N/A
Computer: JPs-PC
Description:
The previous system shutdown at 12:12:18 PM on ‎2/‎8/‎2010 was unexpected.


Critical 2/8/2010 12:41:10 PM Kernel-Power 41 (63)
Log Name: System
Source: Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power
Date: 2/8/2010 12:41:10 PM
Event ID: 41
Task Category: (63)
Level: Critical
Keywords: (2)
User: SYSTEM
Computer: JPs-PC
Description:
The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first. This error could be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly.


These shutdowns happen at random, in-game, browsing, idle - between 5 mins to 2 hours after bootup - any ideas, questions welcome . . . :)
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  1. Run memtest86 and see if any errors pop up in your RAM. Done any overclocking?

    Do some googling too.
  2. Thanks raybob, will try memtest - no OCing yet !
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