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LG DLG5988W DRyER NOT DRYING

Well our dryer stop working for months. I cleaned out the vent and the whole dryer, checked the oms on igniter and gas control valve and 400+ oms were present on both. I suspected the thermostats were not working so I opened the dryer and removed the two thermostats by the fan. I discovered dust and lint all over the thermostats. I cleaned them, and screwed it back on. After I cleaned the dryer and put the dryer back together, the dryer started drying again! oh yeah, buy insurance for your DRYERS, Don't make the mistake of not purchasing it like US!

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  • Anonymous Sep 17, 2008

    will not dry

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2009

    I have the same problem. I am going to try your suggestion.

  • mjrr4 May 19, 2009

    will not dry, it tumbles and sounds like everythig is working but the heat never kicks on............

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    The dryer stops after a few seconds, it only works on the fan setting. In the back the screws have a star shape so a regular screw driver wont work for opening the back..

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Sounds like you have solved your problem.

Posted on Apr 28, 2008

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