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Hoover nextra washing machine door wont lock / cycle start

The door wont lock and cycle wont start. After pressing the start button the door light just flashes and the cycle does not start at all, no sound juts flashing light. Usually the door audibly locks, mechanically starts / water pumping sound, water filling and drum turns etc.

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  • Jeff Williams
    Jeff Williams Nov 09, 2013

    Replaced door lock which has cured problem.

    Thanks for help.

    PS I noticed when removing original lock one screw was slightly loose so maybe just tightening up would have cured it, and something to look out for if anyone has similar problem.

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Sounds like the door lock mechanism. if this cannot signal it has engaged, to the board, no other function will work (you don't want the washer going with the door open, trust me :) )

Posted on Nov 11, 2013

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SOURCE: Hoover Nextra HNF2127 washing machine. Lights flashing at finish

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Thanks for using FixYa. The start and pre-wash usually flash due to a clogged drain hose or the water pump. You’ll need to drain the water out of the base and also check to see if there's something stuck inside the pump or the drain hose connected to the pump (pump is usually located at the bottom and towards the back of the washing machine). If the drain line isn't clogged, you may have a problem with the water pump such as a frozen pulley or a broken impeller. If that's the case replace the water pump. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.


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Posted on Feb 18, 2010

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SOURCE: Hoover Nextra HNWF 3135 door will not lock

1) test the switch door, you do not have error code.
see the video, and replace for defective switch, or loose wires or broken, or burn.

God bless you

Posted on Jun 29, 2012

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