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The red door lock light flashes and machine will not

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The red door lock light flashes and machine will not start,and the door will not open again have to pull the green pull down to open the door.Got a new lock fitted but it is still the same.Also I found even when I close the door it will not open again even with no power on?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
This is on a hotpoint machine with the row of lights on the right
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 9 months ago.

is the pump on the washer running when it does this? If so the problem is a bad water level pressure switch the machine thinks its full of water when its not.

If the pump is not running while this is happening then the main control board is sensing the door is not locked when it is and since you have changed the lock already then the that means the board is bad.

If you give me the model number I will be glad to find you the replacement parts.

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Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 9 months ago.

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