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Unlocking oven door??

My oven has a green light blinking next to "Door Locked". How do I unlock the door?? It must have gotten tripped when the door was open, because the latch seems to be in locked position, but the door opens and the oven won't turn on. I tried "Cancel" button. I tried turning off the breaker and back on to see if it would re-set. Didn't work.

Kenmore model#790.78573401
Serial #VF45037303

Thanks a bunch for any answers!!
Kathryn Peterson

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Try pressing STOP/CLEAR, then pressing in and holding the door switch plunger for 6 seconds on the upper right hand corner of the door.

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