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I have a Kenmore Ultra wash 665 model # 16831that the control panel is locked, when i push the no heat dry button to unlock the control panel the light blinks 2 or 3 times but stays locked. Solution?

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    worked like a charm...thanks so much!

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Hi


Thanks for using FixYa. To resolve this issue try to press and hold the NO HEAT DRY/Air DRY button for 15-20 seconds, if this won’t resolve the issue then you’ll have to replace the control panel. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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