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Soap dispenser doesn't open?????

Mt soap dispenser will not open I think. It will go through the entire cycle, we will open the door and the electrasol 3 in 1 is still unused on a dish. What is the problem?

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  • Anonymous Dec 23, 2007

    I have the same problem, the soap dispenser wont open during the washing cycle

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Take the front panel off ( screws at the bottom ) check to see if one of the wires came loose.

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