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AI got here after googling the same problem.
There are many reports of this "dHE" error - all with BRAND NEW MACHINES !

I rang LG in Sydney, Australia today and amazingly the girl on the phone said there are no known issues with this dryer
(In Australia the combo dryer is known as WD14700RD ) - 7kg washer / 4kg dryer.
Mine has same problem. Whenever the dryer is selected in the program, it stops after the wash phase and flashed dHE (or dHe, can't remember) and thats as far as it gets.

Its a tech, call out tomorrow to try & fix it.
Very poor LG, these are brand new machines, many reports of this problem from googling it but LG have no knowledge a problem.

This may end up being a recall or at the very least, some public announcement of this dHe problem with this washer.
New buyers beware ... It is a fault with brand new machines.
Steve
Melbourne Aust.

Posted on Jan 16, 2008

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Error codes


Hello,
Here are the common error codes for the LG machines.

LG Washing Machine Error or Fault Codes

If you have a LG Washing Machine you may see an error code come up and wonder what it is. Here are the common error or fault codes that will be displayed on the LG machine.

OE

This means that the washer has tried for ten minutes to drain the water out of your machine and the water did not drain out.

UE

This means that the load in the drum is out of balance causing excessive vibration when spinning.

IE

This means that the washer has not filled with water in 8 minutes.

LE

This means that the motor and the control panel are not talking to each other properly

PF

Power Failure – The power has gone out to the machine and then has come back on

FE

This means that there is too much water in the machine

PE

This means that the water level sensor is not working properly

CE

The washer motor has received and over current condition

TE

This means that your heating sensor is not working properly

SE

This means that you had a temporary sensor error

HE

This means that you had a temporary heater problem

DHE

This means that you had a temporary dry heater problem

This will give you a basic idea of what has caused your error code.


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LG WM3431HW is flooding the room


take the lid off
check your inlet valves are they ok
take the back panel off and check all your hoses
find out what is leaking and then i can help you to take apart further
make sure that you unplug it first though.

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WASHING MACHINE DOES NOT GO ON


Check your display panel again- there is no such error code for the LG WD-3245RHD. You can have: "dE", "tE", "FE", "PE", "CE", "LE", or "dHE" but there is no "D5" error code.

Aug 24, 2009 | LG WD-3245 Front Load Washer / Dryer

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Lg washer dryer


The DHE error is dryer heat error. It's a problem with the heating element or thermister. You can find the service manual herehttp://www.appliancefactoryparts.com/content/pdfs/129017-8.pdf

Nov 11, 2007 | Washing Machines

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Error code dHE


Several reports in Australia of brand new LG Washer/Dryer combo (model number WD14700RD) getting dHE error's with very 1st dry cycle.
I bought a LG WD14700RD last week, and yup, washed fine.

Dryer cycle results in dHE error.
Everytime.
Cycle stops & you just have to power off the machine.

Service man found several possible causes.
He unscrewed the top of the machine off & said dHE errors are related to the dryer components. He started a dryer cycle & watched & lisened to machine.
He observed the dryer fan was not starting up.
He unplugged the power cable to the dryer & replugged.
The fan now started up, but only with cold air.
He then looked towards the front of the machine & noticed several cables had come loose from their sockets, one he identified was the heater element cable.
He plugged that back in & another unknown cable was also loose. He plugged that back in.
It worked.
dHE error gone & dryer fan started & pumped out hot air.

It seems at least a few of these machines during transit (from South Korea?) fail due to cables coming loose from their sockets.
dHE errors result if fan cable & fan heating element cable come loose.
My thanks to WAM electrical repairs in Box Hill (Melbourne) for helpfull advice & successfull repair.
For people looking at buying this machine, it washes & now dries perfectly well & I am happy with the machine.
But beware that this problem is out there (there are several other reports I read) and it have this problem, which is easily fixed but does require a service call out, under warranty of course.
Steve, East Melb.
steve_aust@hotmail.com

Oct 06, 2007 | LG WM3431 Front Load Washer / Dryer

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FAULT CODE


AI got here after googling the same problem.
There are many reports of this "dHE" error - all with BRAND NEW MACHINES !

I rang LG in Sydney, Australia today and amazingly the girl on the phone said there are no known issues with this dryer
(In Australia the combo dryer is known as WD14700RD ) - 7kg washer / 4kg dryer.
Mine has same problem. Whenever the dryer is selected in the program, it stops after the wash phase and flashed dHE (or dHe, can't remember) and thats as far as it gets.

Its a tech, call out tomorrow to try & fix it.
Very poor LG, these are brand new machines, many reports of this problem from googling it but LG have no knowledge a problem.

This may end up being a recall or at the very least, some public announcement of this dHe problem with this washer.
New buyers beware ... It is a fault with brand new machines.
Steve
Melbourne Aust.

Sep 23, 2007 | LG WD-12126RD Front Load Washer / Dryer

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