How to Replace a Kenmore Clothes Dryer Heating Coil?

Answer Kenmore dryers create heating through a common heating element. Electricity that passes through the unit also runs through the heating element coils. As electricity passes through the coils they he... Read More »

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How do you replace a heating coil on an electric dryer?

You order the part online. When it arrives, you will need to unplug your dryer. I found a schematic for my dryer in with my guarantees. It was a cheap and easy fix. However, having replaced that, t... Read More »

If the heating element is burned out on a clothes dryer does the dryer still pull 240V while running?

You will still have 240V going to the element itself it just won't be causing the element to heat up. Make sure the dryer is unplugged, take the back off the dryer and pull the element out. It's us... Read More »

Where is the heating element located on a Kenmore dryer?

The heating element is located inside of the rear panel. Remove this panel, and the element will be in the long vertical "can" on the right hand side. Remove all the wiring and screws, and then sli... Read More »

How to Check a Kenmore Dryer Heating Element?

For a dryer to be able to dry clothes, the heating element must work properly. As the electric supply runs through the coils of the heating element, the coils heat up, creating the warmth necessary... Read More »