Whirlpool Genuine OEM 279838 Dryer Heating Element Assembly. The heating element assembly includes the housing with the heating element coil and insulators attached. This heating element is 5400 watts and 240 volts. The heating element generates the heat for drying the clothes.
279838, AP3094254, 279837, 2438, 3398064, 3403585, 8565582, PS334313
This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, Roper, Admiral, Maytag, Hardwick, Jenn-Air, Estate, Magic Chef, Crosley, Inglis, Norge, Modern Maid, Amana, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Caloric & Ikea.
Possible Repair Solution For:
No heat, not enough heat, takes too long to dry, unusual noises, loud noises.
Please Note: This is intended as a guideline only, as other items can cause the same symptoms.
This part is also known as a heating element and housing assembly.