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The Washer is stuck on the light that says: controls locked.

How do I unlock the Controls? I didn't lock them in the first place.

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Press and hold the End of Cycle Signal button for three seconds. This will turn off the Control Lock feature.

Hold the end of cycle signal for 3- 5 seconds.
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also holding the drain/spin button for a period of 15 or so seconds resolves the problem in many cases.
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Just unplug the washer for couple of minutes.and then keep pressed the control bnutton and plug it the cord and on it.

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Try first unplugging power cord for five minutes.

Posted on Feb 24, 2009

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    Ginko Feb 24, 2009

    First you need to unplug the machine power cord for five minutes, or to trip circuit breaker so to drain power and reset the control board.

    After restarting the machine hold down the End Of Cycle Signal button for ten seconds or so to turn teh control lock feature off.





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PUSH END OF CYCLE SIGNAL(LAST BUTTON ON THE RIGHT)FOR THREE SECONDS AND IT SHOULD WORK.

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Controls locked


The Control Lock prevents unintended use of the washer. You can also use the control lock feature to prevent unintended cycle or option changes during a cycle. When CONTROL LOCKED is lit, all buttons are disabled except for Pause/Cancel and Start. You can lock the controls while the washer is operating. To lock the controls: Select and hold DRAIN & SPIN for 3 seconds. The CONTROL LOCKED status light glows. To unlock the controls: Select and hold DRAIN & SPIN for 3 seconds or until the CONTROL LOCKED Status light turns off.

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  1. To unlock the controls: Press and hold the End Of Cycle Signal button until the Control Lock light goes Off. To lock the controls: Press and hold the End Of Cycle Signal button until the Control Lock light comes On.

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on Aug 24, 2015 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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The "Control Locked" light is


The Control Lock prevents unintended use of the washer. You can also use the control lock feature to prevent unintended cycle or option changes during a cycle. When CONTROL LOCKED is lit, all buttons are disabled except for Pause/Cancel and Start.

You can lock the controls while the washer is operating.

To lock the controls:

Select and hold DRAIN & SPIN for 3 seconds. The CONTROL LOCKED status light glows.

To unlock the controls:

Select and hold DRAIN & SPIN for 3 seconds or until the CONTROL LOCKED Status light turns off.

Mar 31, 2011 | Washing Machines

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Control locked light is on, what does that mean?


To unlock the controls: Press and hold the End Of Cycle Signal button until the Control Lock light goes Off.

To lock the controls: Press and hold the End Of Cycle Signal button until the Control Lock light comes On.

Feb 12, 2011 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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How do you remove the control lock when the "end of cycle" button didn't unlock it?


Instructions below:

To unlock the controls: Press and hold the End Of Cycle Signal button until the Control Lock light goes Off.

To lock the controls: Press and hold the End Of Cycle Signal button until the Control Lock light comes On.

Feb 12, 2011 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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Control locked how do I unlock?


The Control Lock is a designed safety feature that enables the us to lock the control panel to prevent small children from manipulating the controls and accidentally starting the appliance.

The controls can be easily locked or unlocked by pressing and holding the following button on the front panel:

Whirlpool Duet Washer - Press and hold the END OF CYCLE SIGNAL button for 3 seconds to 10 seconds.

Please do refer this link for a detailed explanation for your knowledge.
http://www.fixya.com/support/t4186517-control_lock_light_machine

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I was doing a load of laundry and the washer "froze" i tried to cancel the load but it wont stop.... i ended up unpluging it and even when i plugged it back in its still stuck!!!


Locking controls
The Control Lock prevents unintended use of the washer. You
can also use the control lock feature to prevent unintended cycle
or option changes during a cycle. When CONTROL LOCKED is
lit, all buttons are disabled. You can lock the washer while it is
operating.

To lock the controls
Select and hold END OF CYCLE SIGNAL for 3 seconds.
The CONTROL LOCKED status light glows.

To unlock the controls
Select and hold END OF CYCLE SIGNAL for 3 seconds until the
CONTROL LOCKED Status light turns off.

Nov 10, 2009 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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Control Locked


Locking controls
The Control Lock prevents unintended use of the washer. You
can also use the control lock feature to prevent unintended cycle
or option changes during a cycle. When CONTROL LOCKED is
lit, all buttons are disabled. You can lock the washer while it is
operating.

To lock the controls
Select and hold END OF CYCLE SIGNAL for 3 seconds.
The CONTROL LOCKED status light glows.

To unlock the controls
Select and hold END OF CYCLE SIGNAL for 3 seconds until the CONTROL LOCKED Status light turns off.

Oct 23, 2009 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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WHirlpool duet washer is stuck on "controls locked"


we ended up holding the drain/spin button for a period of 15 or so seconds and the issue resolved.

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Kenmore HE4t Washer stuck in "controls locked" mode


you need a new cpu you can unlock door by removing bottom panel reaching up to the door lock and pulling a little ring on the bottom will manualy unlock the door

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