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DOOR WONT LOCK KENMORE ELITE HE4T

DORR WILL NOT LOCK MAKES A CLICKING SOUND

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    door will not lock...hear a sound of attempting to lock, but does not click to lock

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Before removing try some WD40 spray on the door mechanism, not on door.

Posted on Jun 12, 2010

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First see door latch ,, if not locking replace ,,, part runs about 70.00 if im not mistaking

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