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Stops agitating when door is open

When you open the door the washer stops agaiting

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    Ljubomir Vucinic May 11, 2010

    How did you manage to open the door during a cycle anyway? (shock smiley goes here).



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I thought that all front loading washing machines were supposed to stop when you tried to open the door.
And I'm as perplexed as "dauphine." How did you get it opened? Mine won't work at all if the lock/latch doesn't lock at the beginning of the cycle.

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