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FRONT DOOR LOCKED - Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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  • fobrien Dec 24, 2008

    I own an Asko and the door is locked tight and will not budge! please help! I have tried switching the washer on and off, have put the clothes through another cycle, but without success.

    some advice would be much appreciated!

    sincerely,

    felicity

  • Anonymous Jan 24, 2009

    It's locked up on me too! The door will not open!

  • dotterstrom Jan 26, 2009

    Mine is doing the same. It runs about half way through the cycle then all panel lights go off except for the door lock light, which starts blinking. We have run the cycle a few times but continue to have the same problem. We have not been able to open the door.



  • GypsySpirit Feb 03, 2009

    Help ... my clothes are being held hostage in my washer (Whirlpool duet)!!! The door is locked ... but the door lock light isn't on. The washer won't run because it doesn't recognize that the door is locked. It just "clicks" then gives the dl error. I've tried resetting it, unplugging it, disconnecting the contacts, beating on the control panel ... does anyone know how to mechanically get at the lock to open the door?

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    Mine too is locked but I can't get it to run a cycle. I've been have "df" codes forever but I guess the machine has finally had it. Would love to know how to access the door lock with the door locked shut. Anyone?

  • lrstro10 Apr 08, 2009

    after all the cycles are complete the door remains locked. I bypass this by starting the next load and hitting cancel after I hear the door unlock.

  • sayia May 06, 2009

    Door is locked and cannot be opened. I have tried the 3 sec button, but it still does not open. I can't see where you can removed the kick panel on the bottom, I don't see any screws that can be removed.

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First try to hold down 'end of cycle' for 3 seconds, try door after a minute or so after hearing a click, power shd be on. If not:

To Manually unlock the door lock system:

1. Unplug the power cord from the outlet.
2. Remove the front lower kick panel.
3. Reach up along the inside of the front panel and locate the bottom of the door latch assembly.
4. Located on the bottom of the door latch assembly is a tear-drop shaped tab.
5. Gently pull the tab down about 1/4 inch or until a click is heard.
6. The door may now be opened.

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I have unlocked my door manually, now it won't start when I hit the start button, Power button works, but Start button just beeps at me. Help!

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Yep, Gently pull the tab down about 1/4 inch or until a click is heard, worked great. I think my door is still slightly out of alignment (hanging a little low) causing the locking pin to drag and hang up.

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