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IPod Shuffles 2nd Generation Keeps Freezing after 20 minutes

As my subject line indicates, I own 2 Shuffles (both 2nd Generation) and they have both frozen. I was able to 'restore' one of them 3 times now, but after 20 minutes of play time, it freezes again. Now, I am unable to restore anymore. I have tried everything, including letting the stored battery run down in order to try and fix. I think this product is very unstable as compared to my Nano which has no problems. But I enjoy the convenience at the gym of clipping the Shuffle. I found out that if I return to the corporate HQ that it will cost more than to replace with the same. Any suggestions on how to really unfreeze and keep unfrozen? Pls. and Thx.

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