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Whirlpool duet electric dryer, control lock light is on,

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whirlpool duet electric dryer, control lock light is on, tried pushing the end of cycle button, still no dice.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: If you can hang on a sec, I'll run down the basement and grt the model #......
JA: What are all the symptoms of the problem (error codes, flashing lights, etc.)?
Customer: Model # G8W9250PWO, dont know the year. No error codes or flashing lights.
JA: What happened just before this problem started? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Nothing has happened. It had this same problem a few months ago, if I remember correctly, just kept pushing the end of signal button and it came unlocked.
JA: Anything else you want the appliance expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: dont think so....
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 12 months ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. Sorry to hear you are having appliance trouble, I know how frustrating that can be! My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

  • That End of Cycle Signal button must be held in for about 3-5 seconds to unlock. Are you holding it in that long?