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The key lock light stays on. I held the heated dry button for 4 seconds and the light still stays on. I think it may be the control board, but I am not sure. Can anyone help me please?

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  • mike3764 Dec 23, 2007

    Thank you for the help. I removed the control pane to inspect it and check for loose connections. Everything seemed to be ok. I reinstalled every thing and the light remained on. After reading other comments on this site I held the temperature button for over 6 seconds and then it went off. I originally only held it for 4 to 5 seconds. Anyway it is working now. Thank you

  • mike3764 Dec 23, 2007

    I mean the heated dry button.

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If the light is blinking, it is definately a stuck button and the console will need to be replaced. If it is on steady, it could be a console or control board problem. There are no troubleshooting tips to figure out which one is faulty, the manual says replace the control, if that doesn't fix it, replace console. This no problem for most repairmen because we usually have a control board in stock we can put on and try it, but I know it is aggrevating for the do-it-yourselfer that may have to order the parts and can't return the one you don't need.
Thanks, Mike.

Posted on Dec 23, 2007

  • Michael  Lindley
    Michael Lindley Dec 23, 2007

    Let me back up a little.

    I said if it is blinking it is definately the console, I should have said it is most likely the console.

    Every time I think I know something is definate, something proves me wrong.

    So far, everytime I have had a machine with a blinking button LED, it has been the console.

    Mike

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