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Washing machine says door is open and stops

I have a Whirlpool 6100 Washing machine. It starts the cycle and stops and says door is open, when in fact it is locked. Any clues???

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I would make sure the door latch and door lock are both clean and free of debris as this will cause the machine to fault out from the latch not hitting the switch properly. If cleaning it thourghly doesn't do the trick you may need a new door latch/lock mechanism.

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