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My front loading washer won't start. I select the type of

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my front loading washer won't start. I select the type of cycle I want to run, press start. The door lock initiates and then it unlocks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 1 year ago.

Any flashing lights? Error codes?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 1 year ago.

This sounds like a fault in the door switch. If you have a multimeter you can test it for continuity. If no continuity then replace the door lock.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok. I'll take a look at it tomorrow. Thank you for the advice!
Expert:  AppTech8579 replied 1 year ago.

Not a problem. Let me know if you need more help and please remember to rate me before you go, thanks.