LG Dryer Error Codes D80 D90 D95 – How To Clear The Error Code?







What does the LG dryer d90 error message mean? If your LG clothes dryer is showing error code d80, d90, d95… this means there is an issue with AIRFLOW EXHAUST LINT BLOCKAGE. LG dryers are equipped with onboard diagnostics that will display a code when an error occurs. These fault or error codes pinpoint the issue.

LG Dryer Error Codes D80 D90 D95 - How To Clear The Error CodeLG Dryer Error Codes – D80 D90 D95 – How To Clear Error Code

Use the error code that displays to troubleshoot and fix the dryer yourself. The troubleshooting methods below also pertain to the “Flowsense” error light.









NOTE: When the d80, d90, or the d95 fault code shows on the LG dryer, the dryer will shut off after two minutes and the dryer will emit an audible sound repeatedly.

LG Dryer Error Codes D80 - D90 - D95 = Airflow Lint Blockage IssueLG Dryer Error Codes D80 – D90 – D95 = Airflow Lint Blockage Issue

HOW TO TROUBLESHOOT LG DRYER D80, D90, D95 ERROR CODES

– Disconnect the dryer exhaust vent hose on the back of the dryer.
– Add a load of wet clothes to the dryer and run a cycle.
– If the clothes dry in the normal time range then the issue is in the exhaust system.
(See below for how to check the dryer lint filter, exhaust hose, vent, and ducts)
– If the clothes are still wet, the dryer may have a bad heat element or bad thermal fuse.
(Check this page for How To Troubleshoot a Dryer Not Drying Your Clothing)


LG Dryer – What does the d90 error message mean? (d80, d95)

Lint blockages in your home exhaust from lint buildup will prevent
your clothes dryer from running normally and drying the clothes.

LG DRYER ERROR CODE d80

The LG Dryer error code d80 indicates an 80% air blockage. This means the clothes dryer’s air exhaust is not pushing enough air out of the dryer through the venting to the outside of your home or apartment. The d80 error means the dryer is 80% clogged either in the air exhaust hose, wall ducts, or the vent outside.
– Check to be sure the lint filter is clean.
– Check the exhaust hose connected to the back of the dryer is not clogged or blocked by lint.
– Check the wall duct to be sure there is not a large lint blockage in the wall and preventing airflow.
– Check the outside vent to be sure lint has not built up to the point that air cannot flow properly.
NOTE: The outside air vent that lets out the dryer’s heat exhaust may be on the roof or on the side of your home.

LG DRYER ERROR CODE d90

The LG Dryer error code d90 indicates an 90% air blockage. This means the clothes dryer’s air exhaust is not pushing enough air out of the dryer through the venting to the outside of your home or apartment. The d90 error means the dryer is 90% clogged either in the air exhaust hose, wall ducts, or the vent outside.
– Check to be sure the lint filter is clean.
– Check the exhaust hose connected to the back of the dryer is not clogged or blocked by lint.
– Check the wall duct to be sure there is not a large lint blockage in the wall and preventing airflow.
– Check the outside vent to be sure lint has not built up to the point that air cannot flow properly.
NOTE: The outside air vent that lets out the dryer’s heat exhaust may be on the roof or on the side of your home.

LG DRYER ERROR CODE d95

The LG Dryer error code d95 indicates an 95% air blockage. This means the clothes dryer’s air exhaust is not pushing enough air out of the dryer through the venting to the outside of your home or apartment. The d95 error means the dryer is 95% clogged either in the air exhaust hose, wall ducts, or the vent outside.
– Check to be sure the lint filter is clean.
– Check the exhaust hose connected to the back of the dryer is not clogged or blocked by lint.
– Check the wall duct to be sure there is not a large lint blockage in the wall and preventing airflow.
– Check the outside vent to be sure lint has not built up to the point that air cannot flow properly.
NOTE: The outside air vent that lets out the dryer’s heat exhaust may be on the roof or on the side of your home.









Below are some Lint Cleaning Brushes made especially for Dryer Exhaust Systems.
These special lint brushes can get into the hard to reach areas
to clean the lint out of your dryer exhaust ducts and vents.

Lint Cleaning Brushes made especially for Dryer Exhaust SystemsDryer Lint Brush to Clean Out Air Vents and Ducts

Have questions about an LG dryer air venting or exhaust problems? Please leave your question below and we will be happy to assist.



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