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I accidently t the lock button on the oven control panel.

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I accidently hit the lock button on the oven control panel. How do I get it to unlock?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using this service, if you have been waiting do not worry or get upset I am just one of the techs on here and I try to get to as many customers as I can and I just picked up your question now. Please give me time to respond as typing, researching and adding links takes me time to do so please be patient and often I will ask you questions to narrow down the issue so do not rate me until we are done thanks.

I need the complete make and model number off the unit. You can try to press the START button down for 5 seconds to unlock it that is common on a lot of Whirlpool units otherwise I need the model.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will have to look for make and model. I am house sitting so not familiar with this oven.
Thank you
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

OK try the START button though first. Push and hold it for 5 seconds