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Machine doesnot start

I start the washer it works but as soon as i open the door to put new clothes it stop again

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It is possible that the machine does not start off the cycle because there are errors due to feedback from the inputs. For the program to start up the main program controller must initiate the INLET/MOTOR/DRAIN pump/ valve to open up and allow each function to be driven starting from the flow of water into the drum as also the drain valve to open to exit the water at the point of the program cycle. If this does not happen then the voltage at the valve/motor/pump must be checked or the fault relates to no voltage from the controller. This means the controller is a suspect.

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did that work?? you may have a bad or stuck door lock

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You need to unplug the machine, and drain the water from the drain hose, accessing the drain pump.

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SOURCE: whirlpool AWM6100 front loading - door open when not!

it's probably the innerlock, is the door locked?? if not it could be the innerlock

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SOURCE: Bosch Nexxt Essence Washer

i have the same problem with a bosch at a rental unit i just moved into. the door is locked up until the 25 or 41 minute cycle depending on the cycle used.

$500 to fix the motor, YIKES! and its my responsibility, yikes again.

definitely a motor problem not a door problem.

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