LG Dryer Error Codes



LG Electric – Gas Dryer. The error codes below will be displayed when attempting to start a drying cycle or after activating the Diagnostic Test mode.

Fault CodesSolution
tE1Thermistor of blower housing. Outlet thermistor open or shorted. tE1 error is displayed in the drying cycle or test mode. Replace the steam generator. Unplug the dryer or trip the circuit braker supplying power to the dryer. While the dryer remains without power, press and hold the START/PAUSE button for 5 seconds. Restore power to the dryer and attempt to run another cycle.
tE2Thermistor of blower housing. Outlet thermistor open or shorted. tE2 error is displayed in the drying cycle or test mode. Replace the steam generator. Powe the dryer ON. Select the SteamFresh cycle. Press the MORE TIME button until big is shown in the display. Press the START button.
tE3Dryer's thermsitor; Unplug the dryer or trip the circuit braker supplying power to the dryer. While the dryer remains without power, press and hold the START/PAUSE button for 5 seconds. Restore power to the dryer and attempt to run another cycle.
tE4Thermistor of steam generator. Steam generator thermistor open or shorted. tE4 error is only displayed in the test mode. Replace the steam generator.
E5Water supply pump. When the pump valve is less than 10 in the test mode. tE5 error is only displayed in the test mode. Check the connection between harness wire and connector. Replace the water supply pump.
AddSteam generator. Sensors do not detect that steam generator is full within 60 seconds. If water in the steam feeder is not enough this error may be displayed. Fill the feeder and restart the cycle.
PSWire Connection (Black-White-Red) Wire Connection is wrong. Wire Connection is loose. Verify proper connection of the power cord. (Electric dryer only.) PS means power supply.
EEEE PROM Error. EE PROM operation is adnormal. EE error is displayed only in the test mode.
HSHumidity Sensor failure. Turn off the dryer and call for service.
d75, d80, d90, d95The d75, d80, d90, d95 error codes indicate that the dryer's exhaust duct is clogged %75,%80,%90,%95 respectively. The hot, humid air from the dryer has to go somewhere or else the moisture will stay in the drum and clothes 2 or 4 four bars on the flowsense indicates that the exhaust system is severely restricted.
nPA nP error code on the dryer's display indicates that there is a problem with the electrical wiring in the home and that no currunt is being detected at the heater.
dEThe dryer door is not completely closed.
E13Dryer's display indicates that the drain hose is kinked, crushed, clogged or that the water in sump is frozen.
F0An F0 error or a flashing insert filter on the dryer's display indicates that the lint filter should be check to ensure that it is inserted properly.
PFThis usually happens after a power outage. To fix it, we're going to do a factory reset.While the dryer is without power, press and hold the start/pause button for 5 sec.
gASA gAS error code means that the dryer door is not receiving gas. Make sure that the gas supply valve is turned ON. Mak sure the gas line is not kinked.
CLCHILD LOCK reading on the dryer's display is not actually an error code but rather an indication that the child lock feature is active. Press and hold the key labeled child lock for 3 seconds to disable the child lock feature.

NOTE: When the dryer is ſTUV installed, this test should be performed to alert you to any existing problems with the exhaust duct in your home. However, since the test performed during normal operation provides more accurate information on the condition of the exhaust duct than does the installation test, the number of bars displayed during the two tests may not be the same.

LG Dryer Control Panel

LG Dryer Control Panel

LG Dryer Troubleshooting

ProblemPossible Causes
Water drips from nozzle when steam cycle starts.This is normal. This is steam condensation. The dripping water will stop after a short time.
Steam doesn’t generate but no error code is shown.Water level error. Unplug dryer and call for service.
Garments still wrinkled after STEAM FRESHToo many or to different types of garments in dryer. Small loads of 1 to 5 items work best. Load fewer garments. Load similar-type garments.
There are no creases left on garment after STEAM FRESHThe function of this cycle is to remove wrinkles from fabric. Use an iron to make creases.
Garments have static after REDUCE STATIC.This is normal. Depends on individual moisture level in skin.
Garments are too damp or too dry after REDUCE STATICCorrect drying options not selected. Select load weight manually before starting REDUCE STATIC option.
Garments are not uniformly damp after EASY IRON.This is normal. Depends on the amount or type of garments.
Water drips from door during steam cycle.This is normal. This is steam condensation on door surface.
Steam is not visible during steam cycle.This is normal. Steam vapor is difficult to see when the door is closed.
Drum does not turn during steam cycle.This is normal. The drum is turned off so that the steam vapor remains in the drum.
Cannot see steam vapor at the beginning of cycle.This is normal. Steam is released at different stages of the cycle for each option.
Odors remain in clothing after STEAM FRESHSTEAM FRESH™ did not remove odor completely. Fabrics containing strong odors should be washed in a normal cycle.
LG Dryer - Restricted or Blocked Airflow

LG Dryer – Restricted or Blocked Airflow




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