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Frigidaire GLTF2940ES3 door lock keeps clicking when open or closed and panel flashes partial digits

Ok... the short story:
door lock keep clicking trying to catch the door loop over and over and over and the 3 digit read-out flashes in-sync partial digits...


the long story:
i think i had a power outage-- because my copier is dead...
around the same time the washer starting acting up first it wouldnt open and flashed a whole lot of lights ... i kinda forced it open because of that or because of my not so subtle manuevers with a screwdriver I busted the catch on the door lock --- which i replaced with a new assembly--- i didn't replace the door loop but i prolly should --- then i tried the option&select to unlock and the code changed from digits to partial something like upside down 'L" for all three digits..

now the machine keeps clicking the door lock every 2 seconds over and over when the door is open or closed...


i dont think i screwed up plugging in the three wiring harnesses but they could have come off at the board -- or worse off the control board is fried...

suggestions: -- new control board ($150) might make me scrap the machine even though its less than 6 months old --- but is out of warranty -- i bought it and it sat without use when i was building the house. ...

any ideas--- please help or else my girlfriend will finally leave me for wearing the same underwear 4 weeks running.... :(


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Hello,
Step 1 go to http://www.frigidare.com
Step 2 click on CUSTOMER SERVICE on top of page
Step 3 go to PRODUCT MANUALS and click on DOWNLOADS
Step 4 type in MODEL NUMBER and click on search
Step 5 your error code information is in the TECH DATA file there you can perform a full system check PLEASE READ ALL WARNINGS POSTED
Step 6 you should also access and save or print: OWNERS GUIDE, INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS, PARTS MANUAL, and OPERATING INSRTUCTIONS
Step 7 save all PDF files to a new folder name it FRIGIDARE for easy availbility for viewing and printing.
Thank you and good luck.

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