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Oven door won't unlock

I hit clean then wanted to stop it to make sure I left nothing in the oven now it won't unlock. never cleaned.

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It may have heated up just enough to trigger the lock thermostat. I almost bet that by the time you read this, it will have unlocked itself. If not, unplug for 30 minutes and try hitting the clear/off button.

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Step 1Use a plastic spoon to scrape away any extra spillovers or burnt-on food from inside the oven. Remove as much of this as you can before running the self-cleaning cycle, because any spillovers left in the oven during the cleaning cycle may cause a lot of smoke.
  • Step 2Wipe off the inside of the oven with a rag dipped in soapy water. Be careful not to get any cleaning supplies on the oven door gasket or to disrupt the position of the gasket at all; having a good seal is critical to the success of the oven's self-cleaning cycle.
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  • Step 4Pull the broiler pan and grid, any utensils, and any tin foil that may have been left in the oven out of it. They can't withstand the extreme temperatures the self-cleaning oven will reach. It's okay to leave the oven racks in the oven.
  • Step 5Make sure the oven door is completely closed.
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  • Step 7Wait for the cycle to end and the oven to cool; it will then unlock itself automatically. Don't try to open the oven door before it has unlocked itself.
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    Please apply the solution this way!

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    • Cancel self-clean.
    • Wait 20 seconds.
    To self-clean your wall oven, follow these simple steps:
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    IF you can locate the model number tag (bottom left of door opening) you can look up the manual at www.geappliances.com
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