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Door interlock appears faulty on my whirlpool awm 321 . It wont allow program start when door closes . Needs a lot of coaxing , banging with palm of hand , knee etc .Door itself appears fine , catch looks ok , finishes and runs ok once we finaly get it started .Hve tried pressing the interlock slider in with a pencil , but cannot succeed in pushing the contacts into place and starting the program . HELP PLEASE

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Only solution is to replace the interlock - it is just held in by 2 screws

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