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My zanussi lindo 1000 has a problem. It has stopped at 2 and

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My zanussi lindo 1000 has a problem. It has stopped at 2 and a little light is on below it. I cannot change it. water emptied etc
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.


Can you post the model number please.


Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Thanks for that.

Theres a few versions of that model so with you saying its stopped at 2 i assume your model has the display screen?

When you say the light is on which light is it thats lit?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
The screen that shows the timer, delayed start etc then below the word 'display' there is a symbol and beside it there is a small light. Above the word start shows '2' like it still has 2 minutes to go.
Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Ok the symbol with the small light you see is it the picture of a pad lock?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Possibly - square divided small top, larger bottom with dot in middle of bottom
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Is that a padlock?
Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Yep thats the child lock light. You have the lock activated.

To turn this off look at the row of option buttons and between 2 of them you will see a picture of a pad lock.

Press and hold them 2 buttons for about 5 seconds and it should turn the lock off and allow you to use the dryer again.

Try that and let me know what happens

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Thank you - it is working again
Expert:  Daniel replied 11 months ago.

Nice one. Thought that would sort it.

If you could remember to rate the answer that would be great.

Many thanks

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