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Hotpoint wm64s indicating door not shut program will not function cus door light flashing...however door iis shut n wont open

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You have a mildly confused machine, probably the result of the fact that there is a moment where the door lock can activate, but the sensor that tells if it's shut cant because the door isn't QUITE pushed home hard enough.

First try, just give the door a whack with the heel of your hand in line with where the door catch is. It may be that simple to relocate the door and the sensor properly

Failing that, unplug at the wall and wait 20 minutes. This will, without doubt reset the machine and allow you to open it (While it is still powered off!). Open the door and shut it firmly.... I hesitate to say SLAM the door.... But slam-ish won't hurt, just don't be stupid about it!

All should be OK going forward

Posted on Jul 04, 2011

  • mccsvaleter Jul 05, 2011

    tried all this and cleaned drawer and filter out and also replaced electronic door interlock mechanism but still no joy getting the program to operate door light still flashing :0(

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