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The washing machine door will not lock, why may this be occurring?

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  • Door Issues
  • Operation
  • Washer Dryers, Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 03/06/2015

The washing machine door will not lock, why may this be occurring?

 

potential cause Potential Cause

 

In the latest LG washing machines, there is a new latch mechanism which prevents the door from locking when the unit is idle. This is a

safety feature. When the unit is turned on the door will automatically lock.

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