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Control locked light is on

Controls are locked up , need help with resetting the controls

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  • vickybecerra Nov 17, 2008

    I am getting a DL failure code along with a f 11 code and the machine will not work unless we reset it and hit it to make the lock relock? what should I do we are lost

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If the control lock is on there is a button to the far right last button on the bottom marked control lock. hold for 3 secs to unlock. F11 and F DL are independent issues all together, for this i would remove the top panel and check the wires ont he control board located across the back wall( focusing on the far right harnesses ( these are the door lock(DL) wires, as well as the wires connected to the door lock which can also be access reaching down the front panel while top is off

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  • simpsoncurly Feb 17, 2011

    It worked! Now I can do wash!

    Thank you very much!

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