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GE Profile Spectrum Duel Fuel Door is locked but not shut.

Control says locked but the door is not shut. I can't clear it or shut my door.

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There is a solenoid in the back or under the top that locks that. the monitor switch is controlled by this solenoid. For some reason that
solenoid is bad.

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Ge profile oven lock button won't go off


  • 1.Press the "Clear/Off" button on the control panel to reset the oven. This will clear the lock setting and unlock the door.

    2.Allow the oven to cool to room temperature to avoid turning the lock on again during this heating cycle.

    3.Reset the oven to the temperature you require to finish cooking by pressing the correct temperature control on the control pad.

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  • 1.If your GE Profile microwave won't turn on, unplug it, then plug it back in. A power outage may have occurred due to a power surge. Check your home's fuses and circuit breakers.

    2.Set the clock of your GE Profile microwave. Certain models will not operate until you set the clock. Select the "Clock" key and type in the correct time.

  • 3.Hold down your microwave's "Off" button. You may have accidentally hit the control-lock feature on your GE Profile microwave. Hold down the "Off" button for three seconds to turn the lock off.

  • 4.If the sensors of your GE Profile microwave are not working correctly, remove the food from the machine. If the sensors detect food-surface temperatures over 200 degrees Fahrenheit, it will not work properly until the area cools down.

  • 5.Contact GE Support if you are unable to resolve the issue on your own. Call the GE Support hotline or browse the help library on the GE website. You can also schedule a service visit on GE's website.

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    I would not be so sure about that the problem is in the control board. Check switches on the door lock assemblies first.

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    My oven door lock is in the out position. Oven door won't shut


    Try shutting off circuit breaker for a few minutes to let control module to power down, then turn breaker back on. This may reset the control board back to factory default and retract the lock servo. If this doesn't work then a service tech will be needed.

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    GE JGBP80 oven shuts off and the locked door light flashes


    That's awesome! I just found this site on Christmas day minutes away from family arriving and I had exhausted the manual for help. Under the troubleshooting section of the manual it lists "door Locked" light blinking as a problem with the only solution being - "shut the door." With three dishes in the oven that didn't help!

    I took the advice of the site and wiggled the actual door lock on the inside of the oven and that didn't work right away either.

    I had to trick the oven into thinking the door was shut by pressing the sensor on the right hand side in and then turn on the oven cleaning cycle with the sensor held down. After the lock activated and moved across with the door open, I had to hold down the door unlock feature and wiggle the lock as it unlocked. A little more complicated, but none the less it worked!

    It must be a sensor inside the locking mechanism that isn't reading the lock being open - or something...

    Dec 08, 2008 | GE Profile JTP18 Electric Single Oven

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    What is the reset button for GE Profile JTP18?


    For me the solution was in the temperature sensor. The Locked light kept flashing and the door locking mechanism kept cycling when the door was shut or if I just held the oven light switch in the closed door position. After replacing the control panel I still had the same problem. Next I turned off the breaker and then took off the wire covers on the back of the oven and disconnected the temperature sensor. I then checked the continuity of the sensor which was fine. With the sensor still unplugged, I turned the breaker back on and the panel said locked but the locking mechanism was not cycling. With power still on to the oven I connected the temperature sensor. It worked. All I had to do was press the clear button on the touch panel and everything was fine. I turned the breaker back off and reassembled the oven. Hope this helps.

    Oct 12, 2008 | GE Profile JTP18 Electric Single Oven

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    "Door Locked" keeps flashing


    Was able to get the lock to go in on the door and then turned off the power which reset the system.

    Mar 31, 2008 | GE Profile JTP56 Electric Double Oven

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    Our GE Profile JTP18 keeps flashing "door lock" since we ran a self clean


    most of the time a simple fix.... http://www.geappliances.com/search/fast/infobase/10004586.htm
    you have to trick the door lock mech into cycling through the cleaning process (takes about 20 seconds)
    Print Range - “LOCKED DOOR” flashes in the display

    If “LOCKED DOOR” is flashing in the display of your range or oven, and the self-clean cycle has not been selected, follow the steps below to reset your control:

    Motorized Switch
      1. With the door open, locate the door jamb switch on the face of the oven. It will look like a small black post or dowel.
      2. Push it in until the oven cavity light goes off, indicating that the oven believes the door is closed.
      3. While you hold the door jamb switch in this position, complete the following steps.
      4. Press the Clean pad, wait 10 seconds.
      5. When the cycle initiates, press the clear/off or cancel pad immediately to cancel it.
      6. Wait 10 seconds for the display to clear.
      7. The door should unlock and there should not be a need for service.
    Manual Switch
      1. Press the Clean pad.
      2. Close the door.
      3. Slide the latch to lock the door.
      4. Hit the cancel button immediately.
      5. Unlock the door.
    If the above does not correct the situation, a service technician will need to check your cooking product. To obtain in or out of warranty repair on Major Appliances, you may call 1-800-GE-CARES (800-432-2737) or schedule service online.

    Sep 14, 2007 | GE Profile JTP18 Electric Single Oven

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    LOCKED DOOR (but it's not!) GE JKP85


    bob, sounds like the door lock cam is making the door lock switch. Either the switch actuator stuck in or the cam failed to home. The cam has 2 funtions, one is to position the lock hook in the door and the other is to tell the board whether the door is locked or unlocked. On a single or upper oven the assy. is behind the control panel. For lower ovens the assy. is behind the trim between the two ovens....Catriver..post back.

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