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LG Tromm electric dryer, model DLE3777W. Find that the dryer gets too hot on low heat setting, sensor dry. It burns clothes. Would it be the Thermostat or the humidity sensor? how would i test them

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SOURCE: Dryer does not get hot enough to dry clothes Roper REX4634KQ1 Electric Dryer

Either the heater element is breaking or is loose and getting only 110V instead of 240V.  First I would check the wall outlet with a voltmeter for 240V between Line1 and Line2.  Also check the connections and continuity for the heater element.

Posted on Oct 11, 2007

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Rob, sounds like you're on the right track. The other things that could be bad is part of the heater coil is out or, less likely, that you have thermostat or high limit switch issues. These will likely require a service person to resolve. Good luck, sir.

Posted on Dec 24, 2007

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SOURCE: My LG electric dryer DLE3777W takes forever to dry

Check to see if your vent is not kinked or clogged. Also, check if your lint screen is clean. If you don't clean it each time you loose 10% efficiency. Good Luck

Posted on Apr 13, 2009

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SOURCE: LG TROMM Front Load Dryer / Not drying clothes

check the vent or condensor depending on what type of dryer.

Posted on Sep 28, 2009

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SOURCE: lg tromm dryer electric cooling light staying on

I started researching on here because I was having the same problems with my LG dryer. (It also happens to be the same model.) I discovered the vent hose was kinked.

With the lights, the cycle it's on that blinks. When your dryer gets to the last 5 minutes, the "Cooling" light will blink and the "Drying" light will go off. If you have the "Wrinkle" setting on after the 5 minute cooling cycle, the wrinkle cycle will start and circular lights will show where the minutes normally are displayed and the Wrinkle light will blink.

Posted on Dec 11, 2009

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As everything in your dryer is working fine apart from it heating properly so the recommended repair will be thermal fuse/thermostat replacement. However, you can also test its continuity before replacement. Please get back to me if you have any other questions.

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