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Maintenance lights won't go away

Hello. thank you in advance for your help. i have a Bauknecht TK Care 6B dryer. i live in germany and i know bauknecht is manufactured as whirlpool in the states. after 6 months of use the dryer stopped and 3 red lights started blinking. each light indicated empty water container, clean heat unit, and clean dirt filter. not knowing much german, i just realized i didn't clean the heat unit on the bottom of the dryer on a monthly basis. i cleaned everything according to the maintenance instruction but the red lights won't go away and the dryer won't start. please help! elaine

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Elaine hopefully this will help. advance your selector dial to the 6 o'clock position, press start 3x. advance your selector dial to 7 o'clock position, press start 3x. turn the unit off then on. try using it as normal.

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