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9.0 cu. ft. Mega Capacity Dryer with Steam™ Technology (Gas)

  • DLGX8001V

  • Graphite Steel

Key Features

  • 9.0 cu. ft. Mega capacity
  • TrueSteam™ Technology
  • SmartDiagnosis™
  • SteamFresh™ Cycle
AVAILABLE COLORS:
More Room to Dry

More Room to Dry

When it comes to laundry capacity, big is good, bigger is better, but biggest is best. With 9.0 cu ft of mega capacity, now you can fit a king size comforter and full set of bedding in a single load! You'll definitely have more room to dry.

Smooth operator

Smooth operator

A lot of those drying headaches can be a thing of the past. Our TrueSteam™ Technology generates real steam to reduce wrinkles and odors, and practically eliminates the need for ironing.

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.

The quick fix

The quick fix

Late for the party and no time to iron your favorite outfit? The SteamFresh™ Cycle refreshes, and reduces wrinkles in up to five garments at a time with one 20-minute dryer cycle.

See Spot Run

See Spot Run

Got a small stain or spot? Our SpotClean™ Cycle is designed to use the power of steam to effectively remove stains and freshen clothes right in the dryer.

Wash the unwashable

You probably wish you could clean your throw pillows or children’s toys. With the SteamSanitary™ Cycle, you can. It uses steam to safely sanitize items marked as non-washable.

SUMMARY
Dryer Type Gas
Stackable Yes
SteamDryer™ Yes
CAPACITY
Capacity 9.0 cu. ft.
APPEARANCE
Design Look Front Control
Intelligent Electronic Controls with Dual LED Display Yes
Touch Buttons Yes
Dial-A-Cycle™ Yes
DRYING PROGRAMS
No. of Programs 14
Programs (Sensor Dry) Cotton/Normal, Perm. Press, Towels, Delicates, Heavy Duty, SteamFresh™, SteamSanitary™, SpotClean™, Anti-Bacterial, Jumbo Dry, Wool, Super Dry
Programs (Manual Dry) Speed Dry, Air Dry
No. of Options 11
Options More Time, Less Time, Custom Program, Damp Dry Signal, Wrinkle Care, Child Lock, ReduceStatic™, EasyIron™, Rack Dry, End of Cycle Signal, Drum Light
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
SteamFresh™ Cycle Yes
SteamSanitary™ Cycle Yes
SpotClean™ Cycle Yes
ReduceStatic™ Option Yes
EasyIron™ Option Yes
Sensor Dry Yes
Precise Temperature Control with Variable Heater Yes
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation Yes
SmartDiagnosis™ Yes
FlowSense™ Duct Clogging Indicator Yes
Anti-Bacterial Cycle Yes
Wrinkle Care Option Yes
Remaining Time Display/Status Indicator(s) Yes
End of Cycle Signal Yes
Child Lock Yes
3 Minute Installation Check Yes
Drying Rack Yes
Drum Light Yes
Venting Option Electric: 4 Way Venting / Gas: 3 Way Venting
Leveling Legs 4 Adjustable Legs
Reversible Door Yes
MATERIALS AND FINISHES
NeveRust™ Stainless Steel Drum Yes
Top Plate White: Powder Coat / VCM: Porcelain
Cabinet Painted Steel
Control Panel Plastic
Transparent Door Glass Yes
Available Colors White (W), Graphite Steel (V)
Door Rim Large Chrome Rimmed Glass Door with Dark Blue Tinted Cover
POWER SOURCE
Ratings CSA Listed
Electrical Requirements 120V, 15 Amps (Gas) / 240V, 30 Amps (Electric)
Type Gas/Electric
OPTIONS
Pedestal WDP5W/WDP5V
Pedestal (WxHxD) 29" x 13 9/10" x 29 2/5"
Stacking Kit KSTK2
LP Conversion Kit 383EEL3002D
Side Venting Kit DVK2 (383EEL9001L)
DIMENSIONS
Product (WxHxD) 29" x 40 4/5" x 32 3/10" (57" D with door open)
Carton (WxHxD) 31 3/10" x 44 2/3" x 33 3/4"
Weight (Product/Carton) 158 lbs. / 181 lbs.
WARRANTY/UPC
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor
UPC 048231 012515

What People Are Saying

Rated 4.9 out of 5 by 51 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Love the large capacity I love that you can dry large, bulky items easily. There are so many great features that I haven't even tried them all yet. Will definitely cut down on my dry cleaning bill. July 15, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 Great products, Great price and a fantastic staff. I bought LG after reading Consumers Report, and how they are correct. I fully recommend for those that have family, like mine. You can wash clothes from all week in a just cycle. and get them almost dried. June 20, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by This product has many features. There are many features offered by this dryer. I have not used all of them yet. I like the large capacity. April 16, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by nice and huge dryer!! This dryer is huge and can fit any loads for big households. Very quiet and functions so far so good! April 25, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Wow, What a Dryer! Replaced our 12 year old dryer with this machine. What a difference. I am still trying out all the settings. My spouse loves the steam feature which saves on dry cleaning. I would recommend this dryer to everyone looking for a large capacity machine. February 19, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Loving the huge dryer This dryer is awesome! I can fit a king size comforter in both machines and still have room. I am so pleased with the way my clothes come out. I used to open my old dryer to wrinkled and wadded up clothes but that is a thing of the past. Thank you LG for making suck a larger set of appliances with wonderful quality. February 5, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by The Best Dryer ever! This dryer is awesome! I bought it together with LGWM8000HVA because they both look great. Graphite Steel color make them looks more professional. What I impressed is it has true steam and automatic sensor dry features which offer free wrinkle and not-too-dry clothes results. January 29, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Amazing Dryer! This dryer combines awesome features, high quality, HUGE capacity, and an intuitive control panel into one beautiful package. I couldn't be happier with it. January 15, 2014
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It has an on board tank, just fill with tap water and go...
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The steam dryers do not require a water sourse. You simply fill the steam feeder. If you require more information on how this works please download the manual found on the support page.

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As shipped from the factory, this dryer is configured for use with natural gas. It can be converted for use with LP (Liquefied Propane) gas. Gas pressure must not exceed 13 inches of water column.
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Non of our dryers require a water line, the steam is provided by the steam feeder (see attached image).
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i can only have propane gas, can this dryer be used with propane?
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