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The door on our Kenmore Elite He3t Front Load Washer is locked with clothes inside! The cycle finished; the water drained out of the barrel; the door will not unlock. I have tried to select several different cycle options to "wake up" the washer, but nothing has worked. Any suggestions on how to release the door? Thanks!

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Do you happen to have the model number of the unit is a book or on a receipt?  If not, remove the lower panel and reach up just below the door lock assembly from the inside.  Try to feel for a plastic pull tab.  If common unit, this should open up the door by pulling it downward....

IF I can help further, please supply the model number when you have the door open...

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