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After canceling self cleaning on my GE Hotpoint oven, I was able to unlock the door and open the oven door. When I try to use the broil or bake feature it keeps saying "un lock dor" The door is not lock why does it keep telling me to unlock it? How do I fix this? I tried unplugging and setting the clock forward nothing works.

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  • diane trott May 11, 2010

    did you unplug it for more than 20 minutes?

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Hello,

You will need to allow oven to cool, the temperature is one thousand degrees plus while the oven is cleaning. Until the oven cools it will not open, this is a safety caution. If it will not open after it is totally cooled, it may be stuck, try pushing on the door or pulling it out a bit while trying to move the lever.

Always consult the owners manual when using the cleaning mode on your oven. Be sure it is fully cooled before cleaning any residue out of oven area.

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