How to Unlock the Controls for an Epic Maytag Washer

Epic Maytag washers are front-loading washing machines. The washers have a control knob to select different washing cycles, buttons to select a soil level and options such as pre-wash and extra rinse. The keys are sensitive, so Epic washers have a button that locks the control panel to stop accidental activation of a new option during a cycle. Unlocking the control panel is as simple as the touch of a button.

Step 1

Place your finger on the "Cycle End Signal" button on your Maytag Epic washer control panel.

Step 2

Hold your finger in place for at least three seconds until the "Control Locked" status LED light on the control panel goes off.

Step 3

Release your finger from the button and wait a moment to ensure that the controls have unlocked.