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We just had a flood in our basement and our Whirlpool Duet Sport HE front load washer is displaying F28 which I know means something electrical. Is there any way I can disengage the electronics to get the door to unlock? I have clothes in the machine and stopped the cycle when the water started filling our basement. I want to get the clothes out before they get moldy.

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Unplug the machine. Remove the bottom access panel (three torx screws along the bottom). Reach up under the area where the door lock is and feel for a round door release mechanism. Pull down and the door will unlock

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