Need Help Troubleshooting Failing Hardware Components

My Build (seen below) Has recently been plagued with failing components. In the last month I've lost a GPU and two SSDs. I Had the SSDs in a raid 0 both times. I had been running the drives for over a year before the first failure. I RMAed the failed drive, rebuilt my raid, then had the new drive fail on me again two weeks later.

I'm not sure if this makes a difference but every failure (GPU and both SSDS) have occurred during a system resume.

Both times i lost an SSD I had full backups of my files, but each time it took out my primary work PC for over a week. I can't help but worry that there is something burning up my hardware. I've build many PCs and haven't had a single hardware failure. Is there something I can run to monitor stats (voltages,temps etc.)? Maybe dump a log to a spare drive?

For reference this is what I'm running:





HDD: (2x in raid 0)

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  1. You could check CPU stability, but that doesn't make sense why that would fry components.
  2. Many years ago my parents system kept killing hard drives. Ended up being the IDE controller on the motherboard. I replaced the mobo and life went back to normal.
  3. I am guessing that it is the mobo or the PSU. Those are the only two things I could think of that would fry other components. I would check voltages on your psu.
  4. Thanks for all the replies. PSU testing is straight forward enough. Is there any way to test the MOBO IDE controller? or should I just replace it?

    EDIT: Maybe I should also point out I have 4 other drives in this pc that aren't OS drives that have yet to fail. One of them is also a SSD.
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