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Kenmore he3 the control locked light is on and all of the control are frozen. We have tried psuhing cancel for a long time. No help there. Any ideas. Paul

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  • terrileigh Nov 08, 2008

    i tried unplug and still locked

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    all the lights on the panel stay on and when you push a button it will error I try to close the door shut but it won't lock.

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Hello joanfish,
Welcome to fixya.
I'm Huuum and happy to assist you,


Huuum At your service!

lets treat this like an error code.
This can reset the system.
Okay, lets unplug the washer and wait a 5 minutes then restart it.
If you can't reach the plug, use the breaker to cut the power for 5 minutes.

It's like rebooting your computer when its acting strange!
Usually it corrects some error problems if they are not serious.
Or they are sometimes just a glitch.
let me know how it works out.

How old is the washer?
And the model number?

Let me know, I'll be here for a while.
Please remember to leave a rating at the end.
Huuum at your service

Posted on Sep 26, 2008

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