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DLE4970W

Key Features

  • 7.3 cu. ft. Ultra Large Capacity with Aluminized Alloy Steel Drum
  • 8 Drying Programs
  • Electronic Control Panel with Dual LED Display and Dial-A-Cycle™
  • Sensor Dry System
Suggested Price

$799.99

Suggested Price

J.D. Power Award Winner

“Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Dryers”

Big time saver

Big time saver

Do laundry a little less often. With 7.3 cubic feet of capacity, this dryer handles really large loads. Saving you time and energy.

Get wise

Get wise

If you ever experience an issue with your LG dryer, you don't have to worry. The SmartDiagnosis™ feature helps the service center diagnose problems over the phone, or with a simple app on your smart phone, helping you minimize costly, inconvenient service calls.

Really dry clothes

Really dry clothes

What’s worse than pulling clothes out of the dryer and finding they’re still damp? Our Sensor Dry system measures the moisture levels during the cycle and automatically adjusts the drying time, to help ensure you get dry laundry every time.

SUMMARY
CAPACITY
APPEARANCE
DRYING PROGRAMS
FABRIC CARE FEATURES
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
POWER SOURCE
OPTIONS
DIMENSIONS
WARRANTY/UPC

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Product This dryer has been awesome since I brought it home and installed it. It is very simple to use and works exactly like it is supposed to.
Date published: 2018-04-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from just love it! So many features, large capacity, cleans great! Looks sharp too!
Date published: 2018-04-06
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Dryer Great for first two years We have had our LG dryer for a little over two years. We are now in the midst of our second repair in the matter of a month for the same reason. I am not sure if it is a quality issue in the manufacturing but we have become very unhappy with this product and will not be buying an LG washer or dryer when we move to our new home.
Date published: 2018-04-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome machine I bought this machine with high hopes and it has done more than deliver! I love everything about it from the size to the song it plays when your clothes are finished it’s super quiet and very efficient
Date published: 2018-03-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome machine! I have a large family and we were always buried in laundry, not anymore! This dryer is one of the best investments we’ve made in awhile.
Date published: 2018-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product! We brought this a month or two ago and it’s working very good. Love it!
Date published: 2018-03-22
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Hmmm.... I have used the dryer for a few weeks. After studying the settings, I believe that I program it correctly for the load. Almost every time, however, it has turned off before the load is entirely dry and well before the anticipated run time.
Date published: 2018-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bought this paired with a washer from Costco - does a great job
Date published: 2018-01-13
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ASK & ANSWER

Ask your questions. Share your answers.
Please first review the detailed product information and help guides in the Product Support section for this product prior to posting a question.

how do I remove the top

Asked by: Dkacey
Hello, you would need to have a technician check the unit. Please go to http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair-service/schedule-repair-us or give us a call at 1-800-243-0000. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-02-28

Does the the LG Dryer DLE4970W have an Energy Star certification and thus be eligible for a energy rebate?

Asked by: Bob76BarnHill
The LG 7.3 cu. ft. Ultra Large High Efficiency Dryer w/ Sensor Dry Technology, Model # DLE4970W is not an ENERGY STAR® Qualified dryer. It is CSA listed and bears the CSA mark. CSA is the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) is a nonprofit association serving business, industry, government and consumers in Canada and the global marketplace and is a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory which is very familiar with U.S. requirements. According to OSHA regulations, the CSA-US Mark qualifies as an alternative to the UL Mark...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-07-18

My dryer stopped working reads vent needs  Vent filter checked? Checked everything visible?

Asked by: Donkey
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this electric dryer. If the exhaust filter appears to be clear, then it would be recommended to check the exhaust duct behind the dryer. This may need cleaning as well. If this does not resolve the matter, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 for additional assistance.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-04-14

DLE4970w. 18 months old. Dryer timer will not hold minutes - jumps from 30 to 8 to 3 within 60 seconds from start. holds and runs last 3 minutes. Sensor or control board?

Asked by: bru74
We regret the trouble you have experienced with this electric dryer. It is possible that the humidity sensors are finding the clothing to be dry. If this is not the case, then the dryer may require service. To make service arrangements, you may either contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000, or you can check our Repair Provider Lookup on our website, at http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-13

Does it work also with 50 Hz. I want to take it to South America, where networks is 220 v/50 hz, instead of 60 Hz.

Asked by: Tincho65
I apologize, but no; this dryer has not been designed to operate normally in other countries. Using too high of an electrical current can cause damage to the operation of the machine.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-13

Dryer Rack Model #

This dryer comes with a Rack mode but no rack. Which model rack fits?
Asked by: kdbee
The dryer rack 3750EL0001C can be purchased on LG.com here: http://www.lg.com/us/laundry-accessories/lg-3750EL0001C-top-load-dryer-rack
Answered by: LGSolution
Date published: 2017-03-13

What is the model number of the drying rack for this unit?

Can't find drying rack model for the DLE4970 dryer
Asked by: jmrut
The dryer rack 3750EL0001C can be purchased on LG.com here: http://www.lg.com/us/laundry-accessories/lg-3750EL0001C-top-load-dryer-rack
Answered by: LGSolution
Date published: 2017-03-13

Is there a part number for Dryer model DLE 4970W drying rack? LG does not sell the dryer rack on their website. How do I know which dryer rack will fit my dryer?

Asked by: kjt004
The dryer rack 3750EL0001C can be purchased on LG.com here: http://www.lg.com/us/laundry-accessories/lg-3750EL0001C-top-load-dryer-rack
Answered by: LGSolution
Date published: 2017-03-13
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