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Kenmore 50701 won't turn on. #8 displays with loud continuous beep. Any ideas?

It had not been running for some time and I moved it to a different location and plugged it in.

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It should move unless it's been glued shut. I'd try with a handle of a hammer and knock at where you would put your hand to open it and nudge one end at a time.

Posted on Jul 17, 2011

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