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How do you unlock a whirlpool duet dryer. After my last load

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How do you unlock a whirlpool duet dryer. After my last load the light came on lock and I can't get it off or press any other buttone. I tried shutting off the breaker and turning back on, t9o no success.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 5 years ago.
Hello, and thank you for using this service. I'll be helping you with your problem today.

to unlock the dryer, just press and hold the "end of cycle signal" button for 5 seconds. If that doesn't unlock the unit, unfortunately you have a shorted interface control board and the board will need to be ordered and replaced. The part is about $200 for the part itself unfortunatey.
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