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Maytag Neptune Washer Door Locked

It does not open. Please advise

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  • bearmomof5 May 15, 2008

    Neptune door locked shut mid -load. Washer needs new computer. how do we get the door open without replacing computer? We are getting new machine just need wash out from in it.

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    The door lock will not release.

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INSIDE THE SOAP LOADER THERE IS A LIME COLOR STRING PULL IT WILL UNLOCK LATCH

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My maytag front loader door is locked and will not open, was in the middle of spinning made sound and could not open door to restart

Posted on May 13, 2008

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Hello,

There is a manual door release tab in the dispenser area. You have to take the screws out and remove the dispenser to pull the tab and release the door. This is a pretty common issue, if you haven't yet you should contact your Maytag authorized dealer and ask about a more permanent solution. Hope you can get your clothes out.

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Posted on Apr 30, 2009

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the sensor is not working properly

Posted on May 13, 2008

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Try these steps:

1.) Take the washer outside. 2.) Loosen the two screws on the back panel and remove the back panel. The pump sits on the left-side of the opening. There's a black water hose with a metal clamp; 3.) squeeze the metal clamp with your fingers until it's loose enough to slide away from the pump. 4.) Separate the hose from pump and the trapped water will pour out and the door will then open; and 5.) clear any blockage from the drain hose and the pump.

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The lid/door safety switch needs replaced

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1.) Take the washer outside. 2.) Loosen the two screws on the back panel and remove the back panel. The pump sits on the left-side of the opening. There's a black water hose with a metal clamp; 3.) squeeze the metal clamp with your fingers until it's loose enough to slide away from the pump. 4.) Separate the hose from pump and the trapped water will pour out and the door will then open; and 5.) clear any blockage from the drain hose and the pump.

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