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I opened the door before the drying cycle finished.
I pressed the cancel button, then I pressed "normal wash" and the "start" button and it didn;t start.
Then did "cancel" again . I pressed the "heat" button for five seconds to lock the door so I wouldn;t make the same mistake again. It still won't start. Now the "cancel" button won't work and the start button flashes. What do I do now?
HI. The unit will need to be reset. This is achieved by unplugging the unit for five minutes. If unplugging is not an option, simply,shut down the appropriate circuit breaker for five minutes. This action will, essentially, reset the logic sector. Once you have initiated a proper reset, try to run a washing cycle and observe. If the previous faults reappear, this will indicate that the damage is severe.
The main control PCB or timer(older models) will need to be replaced.
The main control PCB or timer(older models) will need to be replaced.
- NOTE_ Most manufactures will equip there units with safety features that will not allow for normal cycle operations, if the door is open, during the cycle. This is why resetting is the first approach to this actual problem.
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