I had the same symptoms on my 8400. Today, dell had me download this PIOtoDMA utility to set IDE devices back to UDMA mode. Don't know how they got to be in PIO mode. I ran the download earlier today and for the past couple of hours everything is fine. I'll keep my fingers crossed.
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