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I have a GE Adora frontloading washing machine. Door Locked

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I have a GE Adora frontloading washing machine. "Door Locked" light re,ains lit when power is off but unit is plugged in. Checked the filter behind the front panel and it was clear. Can't check the door switch because door is locked. Help please.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  william replied 7 years ago.
whats your model number?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
looking in owners manual
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
WHDVH676FWW
Expert:  william replied 7 years ago.

can you start a small cycle and let it run thru and see if that opens the door at the end of its cycle

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you asked these questions thinking i could have diagnosed your problems over the internet thats impossible...The only thing we can do is give a idea of what is going on...I gave you the tools and the diagrams to do the diagnosing....Its up to you to determine what and where the problem is

 

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
washer won't start a cycle. When i turn the power on the start light blinks and when i press it , it beeps twice but nothing more
Expert:  william replied 7 years ago.
for the hec of it try this

press and hold the lock

button for 3 seconds

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you asked these questions thinking i could have diagnosed your problems over the internet thats impossible...The only thing we can do is give a idea of what is going on...I gave you the tools and the diagrams to do the diagnosing....Its up to you to determine what and where the problem is

 

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
already tried that. if you mean the control lock button.
Expert:  william replied 7 years ago.

well your gonna have to take the top off of this to get to the latch assembly

or you can call a tech out

 

heres for the top diagrams

 

 

 

and heres for the door latch its 217 on the diagram

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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