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Washer locks door and 'senses' load for a few seconds then unlocks door and won't move to 'wash'

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SOURCE: Maytag front loader washer--door won't open but lock light off

Open the soap dispenser. Look down in front of the fabric softener dish.
You should see a yellowy-green plastic cord (like weed-whacker line). Pull it.
The door should open.

If you don't see the cord, remove the four screws that hold the dispenser lid in place to find it. Just don't lose it when you put the cover back on.

Posted on Apr 16, 2009

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SOURCE: maytag bravos top load washer error code F1

Well, you're not gonna like this, but here's the deal.

Remove the three screws on the rear of the control panel and lift it up. Disconnect the rubber hose on the right side of the gray control module and blow through it to make sure it is clear and not kinked. If this check is fine then your control module needs replaced.

Note that Maytag knows this is a fairly common problem. My washer failed 9 months out of warranty with this problem.

The only good news is that it is an easy, though expensive, replacement.

Posted on Sep 25, 2009

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SOURCE: My Maytoag Bravos Top load washer drains really

Is the drain hose kinked or clogged? Is the drain hose installed properly? look in the installation Instructions, Press POWER/CANCEL to clear display........ hope this helps.....

Posted on Jan 08, 2010

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SOURCE: Our Maytag Bravos washing machine

du is the code for cannot unlock,,,,is there excessive weight on the lid, such as a basket of laundry? Excessive weight will keep the lid from unlocking. Press POWER/CANCEL once to clear the code.....

Posted on Jan 08, 2010

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SOURCE: How reset clean washer reminder on Bravos washer

This is just a factory setting that reminds you to clean the washer to avoid that musty smell. You can buy tablets called Affresh or other similar cleaners for washing machines. They sell these items at Target, Walmart, Lowes and Home Depot. You can also substitue 1 Cup of Bleach in the washer. Then once you add whatever solution you have decided to clean it with you simply select the wash cycle on the machine called "Clean Washer with Affresh" Once you have done this the light should go out. You can also reset this indicator light by pushing the button next to the light that says Reset clean washer reminder. Hope this helps!! :)

Posted on Aug 11, 2010

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Door or Lid Latch Assembly If the washer lid won't lock the lid switch assembly might be defective. This is a very common problem. The lid switch assembly can fail either mechanically or electrically. Test any electrical switches with an Ohm meter for continuity. The switches should have continuity according to their design.

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Hi from retired Englishman in SW France,

There is likely to be a problem with either the door/lid solenoid/lock or the 'door/lid closed' sensor requiring a service engineer's attention I suggest ;-0(

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