Question about LG Dryers
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It normally takes about 45 minutes for a dryer to dry a full load. If your dryer is taking more than an hour, check these.
Vent Frequently there's an obstruction in the vent duct from the dryer to the outside of the house. For the dryer to heat properly, the duct must be clean and clear of lint or any other substance.
Heating element Your dryer's heating element may be partially burned out. If it is, your dryer still heats, but at such a low temperature that it takes three or four times as long to dry the clothes. If the element is partially burned out, replace it.
Internal ductwork Your dryer has some internal ductwork. If it gets clogged, your dryer can't dry properly. In most dryers, to get to the internal ductwork to clear the clog, you have to substantially disassemble the dryer. A quick way to check for internal clogs is to remove the lint filter and use a flashlight to inspect the inside of the duct. If it looks clogged and you can't clear it using your vacuum, contact a qualified appliance repair technician.
Cycling thermostat Although this isn't a common problem, one of the thermostats that controls the temperature in your dryer may break and cause the dryer to heat poorly. If so, you need to replace it. The thermostat is usually a small, round, black device mounted to an oblong steel plate. The plate is mounted to the internal ductwork with two screws.
However, since you stated that this unit is less than 3 months old, I wouldn't try to attempt to open the unit. It is still under warranty and you should excercise your warranty options (Thats what you are paying extra for!)
Best to contact your point of purchase and inform them of this issue.
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Posted on Jun 11, 2008
First lets identify the problem.. did the washer still start to spin and do the its works to cycle and rotate the tub...?
-0r- did the washer didn't start at all & get no function to make the washer in it's work.. & got this error..?
Again... what kind of error did you see / happen / occur, during the time you start the operation...
Posted on Jun 11, 2008
Clean the lint screen/filter before or after drying each load of clothes. If clothing is still damp at the end of a typical drying cycle or drying requires longer times than normal, this may be a sign that the lint screen or the exhaust duct is blocked.
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Posted on Jun 08, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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