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Door wont latch shut

My door wont latch closed

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  • turn Sep 07, 2008

    Is there a pin on the top or bottom of the square part that the door catch goes into?

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

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    - the dispensor door latch seems to be broken - the door won't stay shut

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Is there a dl code? If not note the door striker position as the door closes. If you have to push it shut you need a door lock and if the striker is hitting below the latch too much a hinge will fix it. Finally look for a black pin above the striker for any damage as the latch will need to be replaced if broken too. Because with this and a door hanging low will not close the circuit and the ccu will believe the door is open also.

Posted on Sep 07, 2008

  • John Robbins
    John Robbins Sep 12, 2008






    On the grid above is your door latch, the pin is actually two hooks, like a car door latch, this part above is around 50 dollars and takes 30 minutes to replace. If the strike on the door lines up with the hole on the machine where the jaws are but will not shut then the jaws of the latch are worn out and need replacing.

    Five squares from the right is the latch and three squares from the left is the sensor switch telling the machine the door is shut. Either of these will produce the same result if open or not making contact by being depressed from the door closing.

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