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Key Features

  • 7.4 cu.ft. Ultra Large Capacity with Aluminized Alloy Steel Drum
  • Upfront Electronic Control Panel with Dual LED Display and Dial-A-Cycle™
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified

What People Are Saying

Rated 3 out of 5 by from Works good I like the dryer the features are good and the price was right
Date published: 2018-08-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from dryer This is my first dryer that isn't an old school top loader. The settings are a little confusing but I haven't had time to learn about them yet. The lint trap only seems to catch lint in the bottom left corner, not sure if that's normal or not. It dries everything, my down blanket I had to dry again but I think that's to be expected. I stacked the washer and dryer to save floor space and I'm liking that.
Date published: 2018-08-06
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good features Purchased several months ago So far working well Unlike washer bought 3 months ago
Date published: 2018-07-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Smart buy Bought on Memorial Day sale , excellent purchase!!!
Date published: 2018-06-24
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Dryer is just ok We bought this dryer to replace our Electrolux dryer. This dryer is just ok it does the job, but takes a bit longer to dry than our old one.
Date published: 2018-04-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dryer meeting all expectations THis dryer has all the cuycles and features I need. Works great and is nice and quiet.
Date published: 2018-03-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from happy so far had my unit 3 weeks nice features working great so far.
Date published: 2018-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does what it suppose to do Was hesistant to buy at first, but decided to give it a go. Best decision ever! Simple to use, but looks high-end with great features
Date published: 2018-01-13
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What is the max temperature this dryer will reach?

Asked by: Momn
The amount of moisture or dampness in the clothes, the size of the load to be dried and even the steady flow or path of the hot air in the will affect the maximum temperature that the ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 7.4 cu. ft. Ultra Large Capacity Dryer w/ NFC Tag On Technology, Model # DLG3181W can reach. The temperature range is about 125˚ to 135˚F across the cycles in this dryer. As a reference, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission states that an adult can suffer third-degree burns after five minutes, if his skin is exposed to hot tap water at 120 F. Obviously, for your safety, we want to make sure that the dryer cannot cause harm as you are interrupting a cycle or unloading clothes after drying is complete...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-02-05

Is this dryer compatible to be stacked with an dlg2141w? I have to replace the dryer only, if not what other model do you recommend please let me know 

Asked by: Julieta
Yes the DLG3181W can be stacked. ^CP
Answered by: ChrisPSM
Date published: 2018-01-20

Why does this machine require 15 amps? That seems like quite a lot for a gas dryer. The companion washer only requires 10 amps. I'm confused

Asked by: Moltj
We appreciate your interest in this gas dryer. According to our information, the Gas Power Supply requires an absolute minimum of 11.5 Amps, along with a little extra for the gas valve and the lamps and indicator lights. A 15 Amp fuse is the minimum required fuse to be used with this dryer.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-09-20

What is the hottest temperature the "bulky " setting gets to and for how long does it stay at that temperature? Does it reach 135 degrees?

Asked by: JUne123
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