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LG DLGX3471W 7.3 Cu. Ft. 12-Cycle Steam Gas Dryer Prices, Specifications and Reviews


 
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  The LG DLGX3471W is a large-capacity gas dryer a variety of options and features; it should handle the clothes-washing needs of an average household A moisture sensor turns off the machine when the clothes are dry; a drying rack keeps sneakers and other objects from tumbling while drying; and the steam-fresh cycle refreshes (without washing) up to five garments at a time.

Models: DLGX3470W (White), DLGX3471V (Graphite Steel)

Prices

(Prices as of 10/4/2012)
White      Graphite Steel Source
$1,200$1,300MSRP
$1,080$1,170Best Buy (Shipping/delivery typically $0-$70+)
$1,080$1,170Sears (Delivery starts at $70; at times offers free shipping/delivery)
$1,079$1,169Home Depot (Delivery starts at $80; at times offers free shipping/delivery)
$1,079$1,169Abt Electronics (Typical estimated shipping/delivery $140-$240)
$1,077$1,167AJ Madison (Shipping/delivery typically $99-$198; at times offers free shipping/delivery)

Prices For Matching Washer

(Prices as of 10/4/2012)
Item
4.0 Cu. Ft. 12-Cycle WM3470HWA Front-Load Washer

Additional Costs:

$200-$300Optional Pedestal
$30-$36Optional Stacking Kit
$20-$75+LP conversion kit, dryer vent kit/parts
$0-$200+Shipping & Handling (it can cost $0-$25+ to haul away the old appliance)
$50-$350+Extended Warranty, depending on retailer, length and terms
$0-$2,000+Washer-dryer hookups, with electric/water lines

Specifications:

DimensionsHeight: 38.67"
Width: 27"
Depth: 29.75"
Weight136 lbs.
Depth (door open)51"
PowerNatural Gas (Electrical requirements 120 V, 15 Amps.)
StyleFront load
ColorsWhite, Graphite Steel
Capacity7.3 Cu. Ft.
Door TypeSide-swing, reversible (can be installed to swing right or left)
Door WindowYes
DrumStainless steel
ControlsElectronic controls with dual LED display
Drying Cycles12: cotton/normal, permanent press, towels, delicates, small load, heavy duty, bulky/large, steam fresh, steam sanitary, anti-bacterial, speed dry (manual), air dry (manual)
Temperature Settings5: high, medium high, medium, low, ultra low
Water TemperaturesYes
End-of-cycle SignalYes
Sensor dryYes
Drying rackYes
Other FeaturesCustom Program (saves favorite settings so they don't have to be input each time)
Reduce Static and Easy Iron (misting) option
Manual dry times: 60 min., 50 min., 40 min., 30 min., 20 min., more time/less time
Interior light
Lid lock
Smart diagnosis (repair center can get info over the telephone)
Warranty1 year limited, parts and labor

The manufacturer's detailed product information is available at LG.com.

What People Are Saying:

The LG DLGX3471W gas dryer is on the 2012 Recommended list at Consumer Reports, which rated it excellent for drying performance, capacity and noise, and very good for convenience, noting that this machine was "very good in overall performance." There are only a few online user reviews (gas dryers are not as common as electric models), but those that CostHelper found are positive, recommending this machine and calling it quiet, efficient and easy to use.