Door Lock Error
A GE Washer displays a E61 error code when a Door Lock Error has been detected by the internal electronic diagnostics.
GE Washer E61 Error Code Error Code Meaning
The door did not lock.
GE Washer E61 Error Code Error Code Possible Causes
- The door lock is defective.
- The main PCB is defective.
- Loose wiring connection at the lid lock or main PCB.
The list of possible causes above may assist in determining the cause of the error code. Sometimes the error code cannot be resolved easily with the information on this page. For more information that may help diagnosis the error code visit the Appliance Repair Technical Support page of this website. Contacting a trained Appliance Repair Technician is another option if the if the issue is to difficult to resolve with the information provided.
A GE Washer displaying an error code can lock out the Washer or disable it from functioning normally. In order to regain normal functionality of the Washer the problem causing the error code will need to be resolved. Often the issue can be resolved with a simple repair or minor part replacement. This is much more cost effective and has a far less impact on the environment than a complete appliance replacement.
The information on this page may also apply to any of the following Washer manufactures under the General Electric GE brand.
- Haier Washer E61 error code.
- Hotpoint Washer E61 error code.
- Moffat Washer E61 error code.
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