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During the drying cycle, the dryer door opens

We have a Maytag MEDE300VF (3000 series, i think) front loading dryer. During the drying cycle, the dryer door opens even though the clothes have not completed drying.

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Chances are the little plastic latch keep is broken. Look at the door and locate a peice that will press into the front area where the clothes go in.
Once you see it, check the keeper and see if it is broken. The door should not just pop open.

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

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