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DOOR LATCH DOES NOT CMPLETE INTERLOCK UNLESS PUSHED IN

THE DOOR CLOSES BUT DOESN'T "LOCK. uNLESS THE DOOR IS JELD TIGHTLY SHUT THE WASHER WON'T TURN. wE'RE STRAQPPING IT SHUT TO MAKE IT WORK.

dOES IT NEED TO BE ADJUSTED OR THE LATCH REPLACED, THE LATCH LOOKS CHIPPED

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Hi billy

the most likely cause is probably the interlock switch has gained some play through wear an tear replacing it may solve it but first check that the door hinge hasnt been put out of alignment by the door being pushed open futher than needed. fitting a new interlock switch is relatively easy on most models www.espares.com might have it

hope this helps

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