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On sensor dry, dryer remains at 1 minute for hours...will not shut off automatically

I have had an electric LG dryer, model DLE5932W, for only 18 months. It is equipped with a sensor dry cycle that I love and always have used. It will dry the clothes until they are dry, no more/no less, and then cool down the clothes and automatically shut off. For the past 2 months, it will not sense that the clothes are done and will continue to tumble them with the timer stating 1 minute remaining endlessly. The same happens whether I choose the sensore dry on the permanent press, normal, or cotton cycle. When I use the manual timer, the machine will turn off. I have to manually stop the cycle. HELP!

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Re: On sensor dry, dryer remains at 1 minute for...

Check your venting. Insure it is not clogged as this can cause the unit to stick at 6min mark. Just before the cool down period.

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Re: On sensor dry, dryer remains at 1 minute for...

I'm sorry to hear of your problem with your LG dryer. I have one as well and it works very well. I found my owners manual. It has a web site They also have a toll free number 1-877-714-7486. Perhaps either of these will help you find an answer. Good Luck

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