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maytag mfw9700 control lock light stay on cant turn it off cant

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maytag mfw9700 control lock light stay on

cant turn it off
cant start new cycle
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 2 years ago.
Hello and thank you for using this service.

To unlock the controls, press and hold the CYCLE END SIGNAL for 3 deliberate seconds or until the control lock light goes out

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
i tried that already. hasnt worked.

the machine opens the cycle finished. it just wont leave that spot. wont shut off nothing

Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 2 years ago.
Then one of two things has gone wrong, either the interface control has gone bad, which is likely or the CCU is bad. There is really no testing for which one given your issue, but I would lean towards the interface board given this problem has they had interface issues with the control locking up like that. Here is a link to the parts and they also take them back even after they have been installed so no worries about getting stuck with it.

#2 is the CCU and #11 is the interface


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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
i appreciate the attempt at help. i mentioned in my form that I was looking for a solution that doesn't require me to taker things apart. i am not capable of that.


I realize there may be no other solution, but I expect not to pay for the service. I was clear about that.

Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 2 years ago.
That is fine.....can you at least rate my response...that is all I ask.

Thanks!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
just gave you a 9 rating!
thank you for trying

not your fault i have 10 left thumbs

Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 2 years ago.
Thanks

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