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LG Front Loading White Gas Dryer - DLG4871W

Abt Model: DLG4871WH | UPC Code: 048231013413
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7.3 Cu Ft Capacity/ Ultra Large Capacity With Aluminized Alloy Steel Drum/ 8 Drying Programs/ 5 Temperature Settings/ Electronic Control Panel With Dual LED Display And Dial-A-Cycle/ Body-Matching Solid Door/ Reversible Door/ LoDecibel Quiet Operation/ SmartDiagnosis/ White Finish
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LG Front Loading White Gas Dryer - DLG4871WH

LG wants your new dryer to run smoothly and efficiently right from the start. That’s why we know you’ll appreciate our 3-Minute Smart Installation Check feature. The name says it all. Before your first load, count on Installation Check to run through a set of diagnostics to make sure everything is working correctly. Thumbs up… and you’re ready to go. Ready to experience great features like Sensor Dry, which automatically adjusts drying time to ensure you get perfectly dry laundry every time!

Features:

  • 7.3 cu. ft.
  • Ultra Large Capacity with Aluminized Alloy Steel Drum
  • 8 Drying Programs
  • 5 Temperature Settings

Stylish Design

  • Electronic Control Panel with Dual LED Display and Dial-A-Cycle™
  • Body-Matching Solid Door
  • Reversible Door

Innovations

  • Sensor Dry System
  • Precise Temperature Control with Variable Heat Souce
  • LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • 3 Minute Installation Check
  • FlowSense™ Duct Clogging Indicator
  • Wrinkle Care Option
  • Anti-Bacterial Cycle
  • Damp Dry Signal

Specifications:

CAPACITY

  • Capacity 7.3 cu. ft.

APPEARANCE

  • Design Look Rear Control
  • Intelligent Electronic Controls with Dual LED Display
  • Dial-A-Cycle™

DRYING PROGRAMS

  • No. of Programs 8
    • Programs (Sensor Dry) Cotton/Normal, Perm. Press/Casual, Heavy Duty, Delicates, Anti-Bacterial, Small Load,
    • Programs (Manual Dry) Speed Dry, Air Dry
  • No. of Options 8
    • Options More Time, Less Time, Wrinkle Care, Custom Program, Child Lock, Damp Dry Signal, End of Cycle Signal, Rack Dry
  • Temperature Settings High, Medium High, Medium, Low, Ultra Low
  • Drying Levels Very Dry, More Dry, Normal Dry, Less Dry, Damp Dry
  • Manual Dry Times 60 min., 50 min., 40 min., 30 min., 20 min., More Time/Less Time

FABRIC CARE FEATURES

  • Sensor Dry
  • Precise Temperature Control and Variable Heater

CONVENIENCE FEATURES

  • LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • FlowSense™ Duct Clogging Indicator
  • Anti-Bacterial Cycle
  • Wrinkle Care Option
  • Remaining Time Display/Status Indicator(s)
  • End of Cycle Signal
  • Child Lock
  • Drum Light
  • Reversible Door
  • Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
  • Venting Option Electric: 4 Way Venting / Gas: 3 Way Venting
  • 3 Minute Installation Check

MATERIALS AND FINISHES

  • Aluminized Alloy Steel
  • Cabinet Painted Steel
  • Control Panel Plastic
  • Top Plate Painted Steel
  • Body-Matching Solid Door
  • Available Colors White

POWER SOURCE

  • Ratings CSA Listed
  • Electrical Requirements 120V, 15 Amps (Gas) / 240V, 30 Amps (Electric)

OPTIONS

  • LP Conversion Kit 4948EL4002B
  • Side Venting Kit 3911EZ9131X

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 125 lbs
  • Shipping: 145 lbs

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depth: 28.38"
  • Height: 45.38"
  • Width: 27"

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts And Labor
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SteamNo
Load TypeFront Loading
Fuel TypeGas
ColorWhite
Capacity (cu. ft.)7.3
Height (inches)45.38
Width (inches)27
Depth (inches)28.38
Control TypeRotary
Drying Cycles8
Temperatures Settings5
Voltage120 V
Reversible DoorYes
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
  

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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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4.8

(based on 117 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (97)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (18)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

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    (1)

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    (0)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (85)
  • Features/settings (74)
  • Performance (74)
  • Quality (54)
  • Style/design (47)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday clothes (7)
  • Sheets & mattress covers (7)
  • Towels (7)
  • Bulky items (5)
  • Delicate (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Review on both Washer & Dryer

LG Model: DLG1102W - 7.3 cu. ft. Dryer (Gas) LG Model: WT1101CW - 4.3 cu. ft. Washer PURCHASE DATE: 10/17/2014 Although I am crazy mad in love with...Read complete review

LG Model: DLG1102W - 7.3 cu. ft. Dryer (Gas) LG Model: WT1101CW - 4.3 cu. ft. Washer PURCHASE DATE: 10/17/2014 Although I am crazy mad in love with my 7.3 cu. ft. Ultra Large Capacity Top Load Dryer (the best dryer I have ever owned), I am still trying to accept my 4.3 cu. ft. Large Capacity Top Load Washer Front Control Panel and the low water level. I always wash just about everything on the Bulky/Bedding cycle because the tub fills up with water all the way. On all the other settings the water level barely covers the clothes (of course I stare into the glass top to watch the washing process) and I keep seeing the same clothes on the top that don't seem to go down into the water. I hope someone can explain this process.Till I feel clothes are being washed at the cycle the washer buttons suggest, I am not comfortable with the water level on Cotton, Heavy Duty, etc. All and all they are both heavy duty, well made appliances and very quiet. J. Gambill

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

High Efficiency is not very efficient

These new HE washers don't get the clothes completely clean. Without an agitator you are saving your clothes from excess wear, but what good does that do when they are still dirty when they...Read complete review

These new HE washers don't get the clothes completely clean. Without an agitator you are saving your clothes from excess wear, but what good does that do when they are still dirty when they are done washing?!? I think that the spin and agitate cycles never really get going enough to render the clothing clean. I'm disappointed. Outside of that, the design is attractive and the features are abundant. I love the large capacity and quiet performance. I just wish it would get my clothes clean. Also, why is it just so difficult to state how much detergent one should use in your washing machines? I swear I've searched High and Low and still haven't found the answer anywhere in your documentation. It says refer to detergent bottle. You look on the detergent bottle and it often says to check with manufacturer of washer!! Ridiculous.

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5.0

Great dryer

By 

from Undisclosed

Love it, love all the bells and whistles. Quiet, great machine. Highly recommend it.

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5.0

Love it

By 

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  • Quality
  • style/design

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    Best Uses

      I know it looks complicated, but it really is not, I love the fact that it sits in a closet right off my living room, and it's so quite, I don't have to turn up the volume on my tv or stereo. I love being able to peek in the top of the machine and watch it. It's the little things in life that amuse me. This machine is great. Highly recommend it.

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      5.0

      Great Dryer!

      By 

      from El Cajon, CA, USA

      Pros

      • Easy to use
      • Features/Settings
      • Performance
      • Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

          We replaced a Maytag 9000 which was unable to do small loads.This dryer is able to do small loads 95% of the time which is important for some delicates and other special items. We tried this dryer on comforters and it also performed very well although we did need to run it through a couple of extra cycles. While the controls look formidable compared to some older models, even my technology challenged wife has been able to learn the settings very quickly. Large loads, small loads, it does them all and after learning the settings, clothes are dry when the alarm goes off. We have not experienced that before.

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          5.0

          love this product

          By 

          from Bay City, MI, USA

          Pros

          • Easy to use
          • Features/Settings
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          • Quality
          • style/design

          Cons

            Best Uses

              i was in the market for a dryer as mine quit working and was 15 years old, I searched online and read the reviews of many dryers, and chose this one. It is amazing, so many features, from the large drum and special cycles right down to the charming end of drying charm. I have been so impressed with my other LG products and continue to be with this one. I love the controls being in the front so easy to read and use them. My clothes come our perfect. I will continue to buy LG products, never been disappointed with anything I purchased from them.

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              5.0

              great product

              By 

              from alhambra, calif

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              • quality
              • style/design

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                  the best dryer I have ever owned would recommend to anyone who needs dryer.

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                  5.0

                  Excellent Drying with a Liltingly Lovely Tune

                  By 

                  from Metuchen, NJ

                  Pros

                  • easy to use
                  • Features/Settings
                  • happy tune
                  • Performance
                  • Quality
                  • style/design

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      I was worried about choosing a gas dryer after a lifetime of electric dryers. This LG model has a great variety of features and a beautiful chime to denote the end of the cycle. I'm really glad this choice worked out so well, because it looks like i will also need to replace my washing machine soon, too. Thanks LG!

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                      5.0

                      Love my new Washing Machine

                      By 

                      from Cypress, CA

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                      • easy to use
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                      • Quality
                      • style/design

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                        Best Uses

                          Everything about this machine is great. Love all the features. Very easy to use. Love the big tub. The water sensors are really nice for smaller loads. I am very pleased with my new machine.....Life's Good!

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                          5.0

                          Custom Fit Your Load

                          By 

                          from Chicago

                          Pros

                          • easy to use
                          • Features/Settings
                          • style/design

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Great dryer-LARGE drum-lots of options-just teach yourself -experiment. Sometimes you do not want your nice things to be bone dry-you can always add more time or increase the dry level.

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                              3.0

                              High Efficiency is not very efficient

                              By 

                              from Milwaukee, WI

                              These new HE washers don't get the clothes completely clean. Without an agitator you are saving your clothes from excess wear, but what good does that do when they are still dirty when they are done washing?!? I think that the spin and agitate cycles never really get going enough to render the clothing clean. I'm disappointed. Outside of that, the design is attractive and the features are abundant. I love the large capacity and quiet performance. I just wish it would get my clothes clean. Also, why is it just so difficult to state how much detergent one should use in your washing machines? I swear I've searched High and Low and still haven't found the answer anywhere in your documentation. It says refer to detergent bottle. You look on the detergent bottle and it often says to check with manufacturer of washer!! Ridiculous.

                              Comment on this review

                               
                              5.0

                              Works well

                              By 

                              from Torrance, CA

                              Pros

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                                  We recently purchased this dryer (no steam option) to match the WT5680HWA to have matching capacities. We have owned the washer for 2 months and working well so far.

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