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  • captbobm Apr 17, 2009

    W770 (1986) Open button got weaker and weaker, now it tries to also depress start button when pushed. I remounted inner latch and adjusted the 4 Allen wrench plastic pads inside the door to no avail. Can open door with pull-ring under it inside grill (a pain). Could it be an electrical (relay) problem I can fix? captbobm@live.com

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Try unpluuging it from the outlet first or turn off the circuit breaker and see if it unlocks.
If not then the machine may think it is still running.
This would be a timer problem, if it is not a physical one with the door latch.

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