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Control locked light on - machine will not operate. I unplugged it - trying to re-boot - that didn't work.

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Hello

To unlock the controls press and hold the END OF CYCLE button for 15 seconds, the problem should be resolved after doing this. Please get back to me if you have any other questions.

Kevin

Posted on Nov 15, 2010

Testimonial: "This WORKED! I was just about to call a repair man. This probably saved me at least $100"

  • Kevin White
    Kevin White Nov 15, 2010

    Great! Thanks

  • neshicoco Dec 15, 2010

    A big THANK YOU from here as well, same thing happened and it worked for me too!

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You need a repair man, it seems to be the electronic device

Posted on Nov 16, 2010

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SOURCE: Control locked stays on

The following link explains how to unlock the control panel on a Whirlpool Duet:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r2469429-kenmore_elite_amp_whirlpool_duet

This is a designed safety feature of the washer that allows the consumer to lock the control panel to prevent small children from manipulating the controls. It can be inadvertently locked by leaning on the control panel, or during power outages. The instructions are printed on the front panel of the washer and are also included in the owner's manual.

If these steps do not provide you with a solution, you may have a more serious problem than a simple operator intervention. Please let me know if you require additional assistance. I hope this helps you.

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

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SOURCE: My whirlpool Washing machine GHW9300PW1

Hi

To unlock the controls press and hold the CYCLE SIGNAL/END OF CYCLE button for 15 seconds. Hope this helps...please post back for further assistance.

Daniel

Posted on Jun 06, 2011

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