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Please. Washing machine. Button is flashing won't start and

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please. Washing machine. Button is flashing won't start and there is a light on by the padlock picture. Not the key. Lindo300. How do I get it to start washing please
JA: What happened just before your washer displayed this message?
Customer: I pressed the arrow start button as normal. I have tried unplugging and turning off but it won't clear.
JA: How long has this been going on with your washer? What have you tried so far?
Customer: This is the first time this has happened. I have tried unplugging,. I tried the child lock buttons bit it still won't clear.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I initially had error message as I moved machine and forget to turn water back on but that cleated after unplugging

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I am sorry to hear you are having trouble with your Zanussi Lindo washing machine.

Please provide its complete model number.

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
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Thank you for the image.

This indicates the control is locked; please press and hold the two buttons (marked in the image attached) for around 10 seconds to unlock the control.

This should solve the issue, if there is anything else I can help you with, please let me know.

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Thank you. Had done that before but clearly not firm enough.

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