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I have an od code on my washer ??

I have an od code on my washer. It won't run this was. If I pull the power cord and then plug it back in -- the code goes away and the washer runs fine. I think the code means open door. But it is not open. Is there any way that this can be repaired. Thanks

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Check to see if the switch button is depressed.

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