Dryer Heating Element NA 279838Part No. NA 279838
The heating element turns electricity into heat.
Part location on dryer:
Remove the back cover of the dryer. As you face the back of the dryer the heating element will be located in the tube running vertically on the right hand side.
Part failure symptoms:
When the element fails the dryer turns but does not heat.
If there is no continuity through the heating element, it is bad. Visually inspect element for break. Bring your “heating element” in for free confirmation that it is good/bad or call the U-FIX-IT store for free assistance with diagnosis.
Replacing NA 279838 on Whirlpool, Kenmore, Estate, Roper, KitchenAid dryers