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Front load washer door will not lock

Kenmore 4 1/2 year old front loader washing machine requires door to lock in order to begin washing. Door appears to be shut and locked but lock light does not come on and therefore I am assuming this is why it will not start. If I shut the door hard I can get a flicker with the light, but the light will not stay on (indicating that it is locked). Just wondering if this is an easy thing to fix, can I do it myself, or wait the 2 weeks for someone to come take a look at it, thanks, desperate mom of newborn twins!

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Lock sensor open need to replace .

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