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Oven lock engaging and disengaging

I have a frigidaire fgf355cgsc.
It was in storage for 2 yrs.
Hooked it up. all works well except for auto lock.
The light is on for the lock mode, and at 30 second intervals it locks and unlocks. It will not stop. Can not use any part of the oven or broiler due to this. Tried doing the self cleaning mode, and when completed, it started all over again. It has ben doing this for 3 days now.

How do I cancel this locking and unlocking mode so my oven can be used?

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  • Christine Mirabelli Dec 06, 2007

    Mine is a self-cleaning regular and convection single oven, and when I run the self-cleaning mode, the door locks and won't re-open. I did it again yesterday, and it's stuck again! I tried turning off the circuit breaker for 30 seconds and then restarting -- that didn't work. I tried turning off the circuit breaker for 1/2 hour, and that didn't work. I tried starting the cleaning cycle again and then cancelling it, and that didn't work. Now what?

  • Anonymous Dec 21, 2007

    I have the same problem as mammababe. The oven door will not open after selfcleaning. I tried to turn off and on the circuit braker. it did not help.

  • jodielwm Mar 03, 2008

    the oven door will not unlock after the self cleaning is done

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Unplug the oven from the outlet, and wait 24 hours or overnight, and plug it back in. It should unlock and work ok.

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