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The dryer door won't open its been 2 months when we stop using it, when we moved to apartment, since we can't use it here i am planning to sell it, but when i tried to open the door it won't open. even i plugged it in,....do we need to hook it in the gas to open it.?

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Good Afternoon maricris, thank you for your inquiry!

If your door is in the locked position, first reset the power to the unit for about one minute. Can you open the door? If so, the main control board may need replacing. If you cannot open the door, then the door switch assembly may need to be replaced. This is not a typical DIY job. I would recommend reaching out to an experienced appliance tech just to ensure no troubleshooting step has been missed. Parts are often costly and if the problem is precisely diagnosed, it can save you a lot of time and funds. I hope these troubleshooting tips help you in some small way.

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The first thing to check is your water supply lines and make sure there is no sediment build up.You may need to replace the main control board,also check to make sure the drain pump is not block or restricted.
make sure you have the proper voltage to the machine.

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