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Door won't close now

During the wash cycle, load got unbalanced.  It walked across the floor, then when I found it the door was popped open.  Now the door won't close.
I don't get any error messages, but the panel flashes.  I read about pulling a door latch release, but don't know how to get front panel off.

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I can tell you where the door latch release is.

Remove the lower front panel. (there are 3 #20 torx screws on the bottom of it holding it on towards the bottom) Once you have that panel removed, reach up just behind where you see the openings for the door latch. the black square hole and black round hol are all part of a larger door latch mechanisim. At the bottom of this mechanisim (cloest to where your hand will be) there is a "tab hanging off the bottom". Pull on the tab for a manual door release.
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