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Door stays looked on washing machine

Please you help.  I have a hotpoint ultima model WD71 it blew the fuse twice when spinning now it will not unlock the door the locked symbol stays, I have switched it off at the mains and waited 2 mins. as the manual says but it does not work. Can you tell me how to open the door with out damaging it?
Regards Mrs. Youles.

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  • eva4 Jan 27, 2009

    Any luck with helping me?

  • eva4 Jan 27, 2009

    Do not need your help now, it is alright.

  • eva4 Jan 28, 2009

    Thank you very much for your help. I will use your service again if I have another problem, you are wonderful, it is so good to get help when needed. 
    Best regards.

  • medlgs Feb 27, 2009

    the fuse blew yesterday evening during a cycle and now the door stays locked atthe end of the cycle




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You will need to remove the top cover and get a screwdriver to move the door latch over. it's a job for an engineer really as you have an electrical problem anyway.

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  • samsambrook Oct 17, 2010

    Thanks, it did the trick for me



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