Get Answers to your Appliance Repair Questions

Washer Parts  ·   Dryer Parts  ·   Refrigerator Parts  ·   Dishwasher Parts  ·   Range/Cooktop/Oven Parts  ·   All Appliance Parts 

Author Topic: Am I crazy?  (Read 2960 times)

Offline cindid

  • VIP Member
  • Member Since: Oct 2009
  • Posts: 36
Am I crazy?
« on: October 03, 2009, 11:51:58 PM »

Am I crazy or did LG make the dryer (DLG9588SM)exhaust a non standard size?  If you buy an off the shelf higher end vent hook up for your dryer to the wall that vents it to outside not one of them fit the dryer end either too small or too big.    We have to use a clamp and that is difficult because they practically gave no pipe area to clamp to.  Just thought I would ask if anyone else has had this problem.  


Offline RegUS_PatOff

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Dec 2007
  • Posts: 1410
  • Country: us
Re: Am I crazy?
« Reply #1 on: October 04, 2009, 03:43:44 AM »
standard 4" Dryer Vent ...
After leaving this Earth, "Do you want the smoking or non-smoking section?"

Offline Repair-man

  • Technician
  • Member Since: Feb 2008
  • Posts: 3023
  • Country: us
  • The Virtual Repairman
    • The Virtual Repairmans Appliance Help
Re: Am I crazy?
« Reply #2 on: October 04, 2009, 07:44:57 AM »
everything from Asia seems slightly smaller :)
"It's only expensive if someone else fixes it for you" -
The Virtual Repairman