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LG DLGX8388WM SteamDryer, Front-Loading Gas Dryer, 7.3 Cubic Feet

White with TrueSteam Technology and Tri-Lingual Blue LCD

White with TrueSteam Technology and Tri-Lingual Blue LCD

A front-loading gas dryer outfitted with a large, reversible door and plastic control panel with a blue LCD display. The programs include SteamFresh and SteamSanitary, as well as the EasyIron and ReduceStatic options. Its humidity sensor called the Sensor Dry system regulates temperature and drying time according to your clothesí needs.


Interior Features

  • A program called SteamSanitary disinfects non-washable items such as decorative pillows and toys, while the SteamFresh cycle refreshes your clothes in a 20-minute cycle. Basic programs like Normal, Heavy Duty and Ultra Delicates are joined with options like ReduceStatic and EasyIron.
  • Airflow and lint buildup are monitored by the FlowSense Indicator, whereas the Sensor Dry System makes necessary adjustments in temperature depending on the drumís moisture content.
  • The extra-large 7.3 cubic feet NeveRust Stainless Steel drum is equipped with a drying rack for non-tumble-dry pieces like stuffed animals.

    Exterior Features

  • The cycleís status and remaining time are displayed on the blue LCD screen. Dials and controls have English, French and Spanish labels. This electronic control panel sits right on top of the dryerís door.
  • The unitís reversible door is made of clear glass with chrome frame. Its cabinet is made of painted steel, while the top plate is molded porcelain. Available colors are White and Navy Blue.
  • Adjustable leveling legs come with the dryer. Or choose to place the unit on top of a matching washer with the optional stacking kit. A 13 3/5î high drawer pedestal is also available. Both stacking kit and pedestal are sold separately.

    Dimensions Specifications

    Height: 38 11/16 inches
    Width: 27 inches
    Depth: 30 inches
    Depth with the door open: 50 inches
    Weight: 131 lbs.

    Advantages

  • It has 9 programs and 10 options.
  • The EasyIron option helps minimize ironing time.
  • Non-washable items are cleaned and disinfected with the use of SteamSanitary program.
  • Static cling on clothes is trimmed down by the ReduceStatic option.
  • SteamFresh is used to minimize wrinkles and odors.
  • Bacteria on clothes are killed by the dryerís Antibacterial system.
  • The FlowSense Technology tells you when it is time to clean the dryerís air ducts.
  • Temperature and drying time are automatically adjusted by the unitís Sensor Dry system.
  • The electronic control panel comes with Dial-A-Cycle and a blue LCD display.
  • Its extra-large NeveRust stainless steel drum is fitted with a drying rack for drying shoes and stuffed animals.
  • Optional stacking kit and pedestal are available.

    Disadvantages
  • Compared to dryers with the same features, this model costs a lot higher.
  • Takes longer drying time than the manufacturer promised.
  • Although the unit is warranted for 1 year, not all areas have LG service centers.

    Consumer Opinions


    Pros

  • has 9 program settings
  • with 10 options
  • anti-bacterial option
  • cleans and disinfects non-washable items
  • helps reduce static cling on clothes
  • helps minimize wrinkles
  • refreshes fabric
  • has tri-lingual blue LCD display and controls
  • with rust-proof NeveRust drum
  • adjustable temperature level
  • customizable programs
  • with optional Child Lock
  • beeper option
  • extra-large 7.3 cu. ft. capacity
  • Rack Dry option
  • with optional stacking kit and drawer pedestal
  • reversible door
  • 3-way venting option
  • 1 year parts and labor

    Cons

  • unit is expensive


    Full Specifications »

    STYLE  
    Loading Type Front Load
    Fuel Type Gas
    Color White
    Drum Material NeveRust™ Stainless Steel
    Control Type LCD Display with Dial-A-Cycle™
    PERFORMANCE  
    Capacity 7.3 Cu. Ft. XL Capacity
    Timed Dry 60 min., 50 min., 40 min., 30 min., 20 min
    Temperature Options High, Medium High, Medium, Low, Ultra Low
    Drying System Sensor Dry System, EasyIron™ Option, Wrinkle Care Cycle, TrueSteam™ Technology
    CYCLES  
    No. of Cycles 9
    Cycles SteamFresh™, SteamSanitary™,Heavy Duty, Cotton/Towels, Normal,Perm Press, Delicates, Speed Dry, Air Dry
    MISC LoDecibel™ Quiet Operation, 1 Year Parts and Labor Warranty 
    FEATURES  
    Special Features Stackable with Matching Washer, Drying Rack, Custom Program, ReduceStatic™, Precise Temperature Control with Variable Heater, Child Lock, 3 Way Venting, Drum Light, FlowSense™, Anti Bacterial


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