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The outer door lock on my Dyson CR01 is locked but door is open?

Somehow i managed to get the outer door of my Dyson washing machine CR 01 open while the lock is still on. I can't release the lock so i cant close the door properly so I cant use the machine. Any help out there?



Paul
January 2012


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My dyson washing machine outer door won't lock I close it but no luck does any one know how to fix it or any one who does

Mo
August 2017

If your machine is still sort of ok, there is a flat bladed screw hidden behind the washing powder draw. Just slide it out and remove. You should then see the backup door lock, turning this with a big flat bladed screw driver, should -hopefully release the door lock assy.
I have removed my door lock from the outer door and just left it stuck in the switch all of the time. While it is a little dangerous, it makes access much easier.

David
February 2012

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