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Whirpool wfw94hexw door lock problems. door is locked- no door locked is displayed. cannot unlock door even by unplugging washer. washer will not reset itself

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SOURCE: door locked, won't turn on. won't reset

Remove the bottom panel which would give you access to the pump area if you look up along the side that the door lock is on you will see a cord with a loop on it pull this cord and the door would open. The panel must be removed in order to locate this pull cord. If you have any further questions message me back and please also remember when our chat has fully concluded to rank how this opinion has helped in your appliance situation it allows me to continue helping others in similar situations in the future Thanks Rick
p.s if after you open the door and you were to leave the unit unplugged for 7 minutes if the error did not go away or if the door once again locked up you would have no choice but to replace the door lock assembly on the unit Thanks again Rick

Posted on Jul 04, 2011

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SOURCE: kenmore elite he3 - door lock

If sound like a lid switch issue. Open the top of the washer to get an access to the lid switch(located near the doorframe). Look for a loose wire or a broken switch. In case there is no loose wire or broken switch, you should replace the switch. Good luck!

Posted on Sep 05, 2007

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SOURCE: front load washer

LO means bad door lock switch or conrtol board. to get it open unlock manually by pulling plastic cable located in dispenser where soap is put in.

Posted on Oct 31, 2007

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SOURCE: Reset the 'Conrol Lock' on a Whirpool Duet Washer?

press and hold the end of cycle signal button for 3-5 seconds

Posted on Mar 24, 2009

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SOURCE: GE washer: door won't unlock

We had the same problem and there is a wiring harness right at the door and I guess over time closing the door or the vibration from the spin cycle worked it loose. It would click and click like it was trying to lock but then the cycle would not start and it would just humm like it was trying to start the water. Make sure before you start to unplug the washer. The harness plug is on the side of the drum right at the door. If you take the bottom panel off and take the bottom two screws out and pull the panel out as much as you can you can see it there on the side. Just plug it back in and you are good to go.

Posted on Jul 09, 2009

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What do error codes e06 and e01 mean?


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Aug 19, 2012 - e01 and e06 codes washer will not do anything other than lock the door. - Whirlpool Duet: WFW94HEXW Laundry : question. ... Error message E06 onWhirlpool. Unplug the machine and wait 10 minutes before restarting it.

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It displays 'control lock' with red light


Here are a few Different models as i do not know yours.
How to Unlock the Control on Whirlpool Duet eHow

Maytag - To unlock the controls, press and hold the CYCLE END SIGNAL for 3 deliberate seconds or until the control lock light goes out. If the control locked light will not turn off, I recommend unplugging the washer for 5 minutes. Plug the unit back in and see if the controls will respond. If not, I recommend calling a service technician to diagnose and repair the washer. You could have a failed control console or a bad electronic control board in the washer.

Kemmore- Unplug for 10 minutes.

GE washer - Make sure that the control for the washer is not locked. If it is, press and hold the LOCK button for 3 deliberate seconds (or until the control unlocks).

There is not another way to reset the control board other than completely unplugging the washer as you have been doing. Since the display light up and works, the washer apparently has electrical power supplied to the control board and control console. You could have a failure in the console that is preventing the start button from working. A failed control board or a problem with the door switch could also prevent the washer from starting. Make sure that the washer door is firmly closed.

If the washer will not start after checking the control lock and the door, I recommend calling a service technician to diagnose and repair the washer.
Good luck More info would be helpful. Make and model. Is always a plus.

Oct 02, 2014 | Washing Machines

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WFW94HEXW door won't unlock and Door Lock isn't lit


if you machine is warranty you must call to the whirlpool, and get the assistance via online chat. However you must wait about 180 seconds since you did the command STOP, and stop the motor, fi the water level is higher must be drain before the latch door unlock.
2) if do not obey press and hold END OF CYCLE, wait about 10seconds
3) reset the machine unplugged from wall by 45 minutes, and then plug again, and turn on and unlock the door

God bless you

Jun 21, 2012 | Washing Machines

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E dl and the door will not open


F/dL error - Door Lock Error

A Door Lock Error occurs if the door cannot be unlocked. It will try to lock it 6 times before displaying the error.
  • Door Lock Mechanism broken or removed from the Door
  • Check Door Lock/Switch Assembly
  • Check the wire harness connections to the Door Lock/Switch Assembly and Central Control Unit (CCU)
  • Door Lock/Switch Assembly Failure
If all the connections are good replace the CCU.

This is a very common problem with Whirlpool duet front-loading washers and additional details you can find in this link: Whirpool DL_F_Code


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Aug 20, 2011 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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Whirpool washer front end loader lock light is on. but i can open the door the wash is empty. unplugged replugged it and tested the GIF the plug its in had power too, other wise the light to the lock...


unplug the washer, remove the lower front panel, put your hand under the front panel and pull a little lever behind the door lock mechanism and pull the door open.

Feb 05, 2011 | Whirlpool Washing Machines

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Washer displaying du code with 3 quick beeps


The F30 error code will flash when the dispenser motor cannot be driven to its proper position.



Door Unlock Error

A Door Unlock Error occurs if the door cannot be unlocked.
It will try to unlock the door 6 times before displaying the error.


Door Lock Mechanism broken.
Check Door Lock/Switch Assembly for foreign objects
Check Wire Harness connections to the Door Lock/Switch Assembly and Central Control Unit (CCU)
Door Lock/Switch Assembly Failure


If it is a cabrio:
dU flashes if the following conditions occur:
Excessive force on door lid is preventing lock bolt from retracting.
Wash media buildup is preventing lock bolt from retracting.
Machine/motor control cannot determine if door lid is in an unlocked state.

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TEST #8 Door Lid Lock
Perform the following checks if washer fails to lock (or unlock).
1. Perform Manual: Door Switch and Manual: Door Lid Lock tests.
2. Remove the console to access the machine/ motor control assembly. See Accessing & Removing the Electronic Assemblies.
3. Visually check that the P12 connector is inserted all the way into the machine/motor control. If visual check passes, go to step 4. If visual check fails, reconnect P4 and repeat step 1.
4. Check the lid lock motor winding and switches by removing P12 from the machine/ motor control and checking the
resistance values....



Component/Resistance Unlocked/Resistance Locked/Contacts Measured/Contacts Measured:


Motor Winding/35 ±5 O/35 ±5 O/P12-2/P12-3/
Lock Switch - Home/0 O/Open Circuit/P12-1/P12-4
Lock Switch - Lock/Open Circuit/0 O/P12-1/P12-7
Lock Switch - Lid/Lid Closed = 0 OLid Open = Open Circuit/Lid Closed = 0 O Lid Open = Open Circuit/P12-1/P12-5




If resistance values are good, go to step 5. If switch measurements do not match the values shown in the table for unlocked (or locked) conditions, a problem
exists in the door lid lock. Replace the door lid lock.
5. If the Manual: Door Switch or Manual: Door Lid Lock in step 1 failed, then the machine/motor control has failed: Unplug washer or disconnect power.
Replace machine/motor control assembly. Perform the Manual: Door Switch and Manual: Door Lid Lock in step 1 to verify repair.



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WHAT IS DU?


DU is door unlock error - A Door Unlock Error occurs if the door cannot be unlocked. It will try to unlock the door 6 times before displaying the error.

Solutions -
  • Door Lock Mechanism broken.
  • Check Door Lock/Switch Assembly for foreign objects
  • Check Wire Harness connections to the Door Lock/Switch Assembly and Central Control Unit (CCU)
  • Door Lock/Switch Assembly Failure
  • May 19, 2009 | Kenmore Elite 45986 Front Load Washer

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    In the middle of washing get an error that is f/dl or f/du. the door will not open even if you unplug it and plug it back in. You have to wait quite awhile and then try and it will unlock. It does this...


    F/dL  and  F/dU error means -------------- Door Lock ErrorA Door Lock Error occurs if the door cannot be unlocked. It will try to lock it 6 times before displaying the error.---------- to resolve --------- 
    Door Lock Mechanism broken or removed from the Door globul1a.gif Check Door Lock/Switch Assembly globul1a.gif Check the wire harness connections to the Door Lock/Switch Assembly and Central Control Unit (CCU)
    Door Lock/Switch Assembly Failure


    Apr 03, 2009 | Whirlpool GHW9250M Front Load Washer

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    WHIRLPOOL DUET WASHER 9150 DOOR LOCK DOES NOT UNLOCK


    Door Lock Error
    A Door Lock Error occurs if the door cannot be unlocked. It will try to lock it 6 times before displaying the error.
    • Door Lock Mechanism broken or removed from the Door
    • Check Door Lock/Switch Assembly
    • Check the wire harness connections to the Door Lock/Switch Assembly and Central Control Unit (CCU)
    • Door Lock/Switch Assembly Failure
    replace door lock and ccu sorry

    Jul 26, 2008 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

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    Washer load became imbalanced and forced door open, now cannot close door, lock stuck and washer will not run


    Perhaps you have to change your lock, this is a sensitive point & will affect the smooth operation of your machine. Re. the inbalance, you hv to screw up & lock the front 2 legs (with check nut), adjust the front legs (screwed up) only to see if the machine does not move during wash/spin.

    Nov 13, 2007 | GE WBVH6240F Front Load Washer

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