Range or Wall Oven - “LOC DOOR” Flashes in the Display

If “LOC DOOR” is flashing in the display of your range or wall oven and the self-clean cycle has not been selected, first, check to make sure the Control Lockout feature was not engaged. Consult your Owner's Manual for directions specific to your model. Download a copy of your Owner's Manual

If it is not the control (child) lockout, follow the steps below to reset your control:

Motorized Switch

  1. With the door open, locate the door jamb switch on the face of the oven. It will look like a small black post or dowel.
  2. Push it in until the oven cavity light goes off, indicating that the oven believes the door is closed.
  3. While you hold the door jamb switch in this position, complete the following steps. Press the Clean pad, wait 10 seconds.
  4. When the cycle initiates, press the clear/off or cancel pad immediately to cancel it.
  5. Wait 10 seconds for the display to clear.
  6. The door should unlock and there should not be a need for service.


Manual Switch

  1. Press the Clean pad.
  2. Close the door.
  3. Slide the latch to lock the door.
  4. Hit the cancel button immediately.
  5. Unlock the door.


If the above does not correct the situation, service may be required. You can schedule a service appointment with GE Appliance Service at 1-800-432-2737 or schedule a service appointment online.