Whirlpool Duet washer Control Lock button light is stuck on and controls locked

Your Name: felecia Type of Appliance: Washer Brand: Whrilpool Duet HT Model Number: GHW9300PW4 Your Precious Words: did a load of laundry came back threw it in the dryer and went to start another load and I noticed the control lock button is on. Now my washer is basically frozen. I tried unplugging and holding […]

Wanda removes an ear plug, baby socks, bobbi pins and some coins from her Whirlpool Duet washer pump and fixes it!

Your Name: Wanda Type of Appliance: Washer Brand: Duet Your Precious Words: Thank you! My husband was able to fix our washer. In the filter we found 1 ear plug, 4 baby socks, a small rag, 4 bobbi pins, and 98 cents and some yucky lint! Again, thank you for saving us some money! Domo, […]

How to manually unlock a stuck door on a Whirlpool Duet washer

This procedure is for the Whirlpool Duet (not the Duet “Sport”) and Kenmore HEt front load washers. Example Whirlpool model numbers: GHW9100L GHW9200L GHW9150 Manually Unlocking the Door Lock System 1. Unplug washer or disconnect power. 2. Remove the lower kick panel. 3. Reach up along the inside of the front and locate the bottom […]

Whirlpool Duet washer– push the power button, beeps 3 times but won’t run: the short and shorter solutions

Example model number: WFW9200SQ02 Short answer: Common problem and the solution is to replace the Motor Control Board (MCU): http://www.repairclinic.com/SSPartDetail.aspx?s=t-WFW9200SQ02-%3d%3dc13i1257029&PartID=1257029 Longer answer but still mercifully short: I’ve posted about a very similar problem to this one except with the display showing the F70 error code. Same diagnostic procedure and solution described in that post would […]

Whirlpool Duet Washer Leaks from the Front Panel

    Duet washer leaks, dribbling water from the front. Thy bellows hath blown.     Wisdom! Whirlpool Duet Washer Repair Manual. Has complete, illustrated instructions for how to replace the bellows, troubleshooting and diagnostics, complete teardown info and much, much, more! To learn more about your washing machine, or to order parts, click here.

Duet Washer Control Locked

Sherry wrote: Duet washer: Problem– control is locked. Solution– all the way to the right of panel, push & hold “end of cycle” for 3 seconds(It’s actually written beneath button). Domo, Sherry! And lots more appliance repair revelations on the Duet washer ratcheer. To learn more about your washing machine, or to order parts, click […]

Whirlpool Duet Washer with F-21 Fault Code

This problem is a good illustration of how there’s just no substitute for actual hand-to-hand combat with broken appliances. Here’s an excerpt from the service manual on this fault code: EXPLANATION AND RECOMMENDED PROCEDURE F21 LONG DRAIN If the drain time exceeds 8 minutes the water valves turn off. NOTES:After 4 minutes the “Sd” error […]