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Door won't open

Hi, The door to my washing machine is locked and will not open despite trying to resent the cycle and wait for the timer. I've tried every possible combination of on and off and the lock won't release. Can someone tell me how to release the door lock? Thanks

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Re: Door won't open

My Zanussi has an outlet filter that is accessible by a little door at the front. It gets clogged if not cleaned for a month or two. Then the machine can't drain and the door won't open. Removing and cleaning the filter should correct the problem. You'll need some sort of container to catch the water that will pour out after you remove the filter.

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