Question about LG Dryers

1 Answer

My DLG2524W stopped getting hot. I assume it must be the glow plug has malfunctioned. Is there another relay or switch I should look at?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • LG Master
  • 8,220 Answers

Most of the time it is thin wire 2ndary coil.

The valve resistance is 1995 ohms and the ignitor is 185.

Service manual


If you need further help, reach me via phone at https://www.6ya.com/expert/dan_73bbd84fe1d95b61

Posted on Jul 29, 2010

  • Dan Webster
    Dan Webster Jul 29, 2010

    Inspect the dryer venting from the rear of the dryer to the outside vent hood of the home.
    If there's a restriction in the vent--the clothing in the dryer takes longer to dry.
    When the dryer is functioning normally---the time required to dry laundry is determined by the *Sensor* located on the drum side of the lint filter housing and by the main control board.
    When laundry is near dry--any Time Remaining on the control panel that is *not* needed will be eliminated---except for the last 6 minutes.
    The final 6 minutes of any automatic cycle is for cooling down the laundry before the dryer ends the cycle.
    If a dryer *counts down* to the last 6 minutes but the laundry is still not dry--the computer will allow the dryer to run until the laundry has dried or defaults (not drying within the additional time allowed).
    Dryer vents that are longer than 8 feet with more than (2) 90 degree turns--can affect drying performance.
    Setting the DRY LEVEL selector to *Very Dry* will solve most dryability issues. In homes with abnormally long vents--even the longer run time in the *Very Dry* setting is usually not sufficient to dry laundry loads.
    Reducing the length of the vent or starting a second cycle becomes necessary to fully dry the clothing.
    If a second cycle was started---only the amount of time that is needed to dry laundry will be used before dropping to 6 minutes and then the cycle will end with dry laundry.
    *****************************************

    LG gas dryers are more sensitive to venting length and air flow resistance. The gas burner can cause a rapid increase in temperature compared to an electric burner.
    Rapid temperature rise in a gas dryer leads to premature burner shutdown (longer time required to dry laundry).
    The gradual temperature increase of an electric element is more "forgiving" in homes where the dryer venting is less than ideal.
    *******************************************



×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

What is the code p0473 for a dodge sprinter van 2008


Error Code: P0404
Fault Location:
Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) System - Range/Performance Problem
Causes:
-Hose leak/blockage.
-Wiring harness.
-Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve/solenoid.
Error Code: P0473
Discription:
Exhaust Gas Pressure Sensor - High Input
Causes:
- Wiring short to positive.
- Exhaust gas pressure sensor (G450).
- Engine control module (ECM).
Error Code: P0674
Description:
Glow Plug Cylinder 4 Circuit - Circuit Malfunction
Causes:
-No Pre-Glow Period.
-Poor Cold Starting.
-Glow Plug Wiring faulty.
-Poor connection.
-Relay.
-Glow plug control module.
-Glow Plug faulty.
-Engine control module (ECM).
Solutions:
Check Glow Plug Wiring.
Check Glow Plug.
Error Code: P0675
Description:
Glow Plug Cylinder 5 Circuit - Circuit Malfunction
Causes:
-No Pre-Glow Period.
-Poor Cold Starting.
-Glow Plug Wiring faulty.
-Poor connection.
-Relay.
-Glow plug control module.
-Glow Plug faulty.
-Engine control module (ECM).
Solutions:
-Check Glow Plug Wiring.
-Check Glow Plug.

Sep 20, 2014 | 2008 Dodge Sprinter

1 Answer

Location glow plug relay


Hi
Why not save even more money?
Get a test light and put it onto the tip of the glowplug then get someone to turn ignition on. See if test light turns on.
This needs to be done when cold or it wont work.
The coolant temp sensor switches the glowplug relay via the ecu, so when hot, it wont switch.
A computer diagnostic test would be the best bet to clearly verify a relay failure.

Jan 12, 2018 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I have a 2000 jetta TDI 1.9L. The glow plug light is flashing off and on and the car is running terribly. Code is reading P0380/glow plug monitor circuit. what do I need to do to fix the problem?


the code is for the Glo-plugs circuit A --malfunction=== causes wiring--glow plug relay--fuse-- glow plugs---ECM. Check the relay and the fuse

Oct 31, 2013 | 2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

1 Answer

Engine code p0380


EOBD II Error Code: P0380
Fault Location:
Glow Plug/Heater Circuit Malfunction
Possible Cause:
1.No Pre-Glow Period.
2.Poor Cold Starting.
3.Wiring harness.
4. Glow plug relay.
6. Fuse.
7. Glow plugs.
8. Engine control module (ECM).
Possible Solutions:
Check Glow Plug Wiring.
Check Glow Plug(s).

Mar 19, 2013 | 2005 Toyota Yaris Verso

1 Answer

The engine light went on so I check it with diagnostic and and gave me the code P0380 Gold plug/heater Circuit A.


CODE PO380 GLOW PLUGS CIRCUIT A MALFUNCTION. POSSIBLE CAUSES. GLOW PLUG RELAY CONTROL CIRCUIT IS OPEN SHORTED TO POWER OR GROUND CIRCUIT IS OPEN, GLOW PLUG RELAY IS STUCK IN POSITION CAUSING CONSTANT POWER, GLOW PLUG RELAY IS DAMAGED OR HAS FAILED, PCM HAS FAILED.

Feb 24, 2011 | Dodge Sprinter Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

I have a 1997 ford F350 WITH A 7.3L DIESEL, it turns over but will not start. My wail to start light or other indicator lights do not come on when I turn on the key.


The first thing to do is locate the owner manual.

Look for the glow plug relay MAIN FUSE location.

The glow plug portion of your van is not working.

This difficulty scale from 1 to 10 is a 9.

You will need a DVM and tool undo the cables to each glow plugs.

It's a 1 to 2 hours troubleshooting job.

I'm going to fire off a quick list

====
Check / replace blown glow plug relay main fuse
====

Disconnect each center nut of the glow plug wire. PLEASE CHECK ONE AT A TIME.

Read the resistance between the center of the glow plug and the metal base of the plug.

Please take good note on each glow plug resistance reading.

MAKE SURE all cables are put back and tighten properly.

Compare the resistance on all cylinders.

OPEN/high resistance is bad glow plug.

In general 3 ohm or less is OK.

You should buy one and use its value as baseline.

===

Glow plug relay can be bad.

You will need the VOM and a friend to turn the key.

Check the voltage to each glow plugs. It should be 12.6-13.6 volt.

Be careful,the plugs will get HOT.

Compare the voltage on each cylinders.

====
So the problem can be combination of

glow plug relay

glow plug relay main fuse

glow plugs

ignition switch is unlikely but I'm going to list it anyway.

Once again,this is a difficult and time consuming job. I will ask a friend to help out,

Good luck.


Jul 23, 2009 | Ford F-350 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Vw golf tdi turns over 20-30 sec hot or cold new injectors, glow plugs, non return valve to fuel filter


check wires at glow plug are live when you switch on the ignition.Sounds like you have a glow plug relay faulty switching of to quick.

Jul 11, 2009 | 2005 Volkswagen Golf

1 Answer

2002 Jetta TDI has no power to glow plug buss at startup


replace the relay but check connections first as often connection get hot and corroded.failing which buy a push button switch use a relay and and some heavy wire to and from relay to the heaters and work them manually.you could try seperating the relay and cleaning the connections inside.

Oct 22, 2008 | 2002 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

2 Answers

Does not cool. Compressor Hot


Sounds like the compressor starting relay. This should be available from from most appliance parts retailers that carry refrigeration parts. It is probably a plug-in relay which is easy to replace. PULL THE PLUG UNTIL YOU GET IT! Constant cycling on the thermal protector will damage the unit.

Ray

Oct 19, 2008 | GE PWR04FANBB Wine Cooler

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dryers Logo

Related Topics:

171 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top LG Dryers Experts

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3074 Answers

Mike
Mike

Level 2 Expert

166 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Are you a LG Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...