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Clicking or Locking Noise


Possible Solutions

Clicking, Clacking or Locking Noise:

The sound you hear is the door locking after Start was pushed. You will hear it again as it unlocks as part of the self test. After a 10 second pause the latch will lock again before filling begins. The three sounds you hear are lock, unlock and lock again. Locking the door allows for high speed spinning.

CLICK HERE to listen to a sound clip of the door locking:


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