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Machine locked with wash/water inside, Error flashing on start pause button, have pressed button, no response, have turned off power, no response

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Hello,
Are you getting an error code E20.because this would suggest a blockage in the pump/filter or drain.To get the water out there is a little hose down by the filter which pulls out a few inches and can be drained into a shallow dish,otherwise if you can get machine near the back door step undo the filter and let it drain outside,once drained get a torch and see if there is anything blocking the filter/pump.The end of the pump blade should be able to turn freely.Oh by the way once the water is out you should be able to open the door.Once you have done all before you put filter back in turn knob to spin or drain and you should see the pump spin.Now if all ok refit filter and check for leaks. Hope this was a help.

Good Luck.

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