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I have a GE oven model jgb660eej1es. Hubby ran self cleaning

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I have a GE oven model jgb660eej1es. Hubby ran self cleaning cycle but didn't read manual on how to actually use it. Tried forcing the door open before it cooled down and now the mechanism won't allow the oven door to close. And it won't set back to open position. I have unplugged it and have tried to restart a self clean cycle for shortest duration possible then waited for 2 -3 hours to cool down, but it did not work. I have the back off and am wondering what to do next to try and repair latching mechanism myself. Any suggestions or advice?
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 8 days ago.

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Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 8 days ago.

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