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Kenmore 110.4586 or 4587 door lock

Its giving an f dl code and the door won't close.

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  • Thanks a lot Sep 06, 2008

    I have a he4 machine. It was bouncing across the floors. I stopped it halfway through the cycle and and the door was open. Everything seems ok except the door lock latch seems to be stuck shut and the door is open. I tried running a cycle (fooling the washer by holding the door closed indicator button down) and when it finished the door latch remained in the locked position.
    As a result I cannot close the door.


  • Joan Marie Sep 08, 2008

    I tried to start the washer and it did this little tick sound instead of the louder sound that happens when a cycle is about to start. It then shows the d FL signal and beeps really loud. What to do??

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Probably door lock or door strike on door itself ..easy change pull spring off door boor roll boot out of the way remove screws holding door lock in place ..pull toward opening remove wire connections reinstall in reverse ..boot spring can be tough but no big thing

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