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POWER OUT DOOR LOCKED

My power is out and I have wet clothes in the washer. How do you unlock the door to get them out?

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  • pwrvision Mar 03, 2009

    Have the same problem but the door is opened and the lock is engaged so I can not shut the door. I have taken the bottom panel off and pull the mechanism that you are referring to and it still will not unlock or "flip" the latch up (open).

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If you pull the bottom panel off and reach up the side where the lock is you will feel a tear shaped tab at the bottom of the door lock pull it down to un lock

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