Where is the heating element on a Kenmore Dryer Model 110?

The heating element is located in the front section of the dryer on the bottom right. When you remove the lower front inspection panel you will see the heating element on the right hand side on the base of the dryer. Please see the images provided explaining how to access, remove & replace the heating element.

If the heating element assembly does not have continuity, replace it. If your dryer is not heating, then you may have an incoming power problem. Electric dryers need two legs of 120 volts AC equaling 240 volts. It is not uncommon for only one fuse or breaker to trip resulting in the dryer able to run, but not heat.

what causes a heating element to burn out in a dryer? If the coil gets too hot, it burns out. Among the conditions that can cause elevated temperatures are insufficient airflow in the element compartment, failure of safety devices and a power surge.

Also question is, how much does it cost to replace heating element in dryer?

Although a dryer’s heating element can cost anywhere from $25 to over $200, the average cost of a heating element at the time of publication is approximately $35 to $60.

Where is the heating element located in a Kenmore dryer?

The heating element is located in the front section of the dryer on the bottom right. When you remove the lower front inspection panel you will see the heating element on the right hand side on the base of the dryer.

How do I fix the heating element in my dryer?

Instructions Shut off the power. Unplug the dryer to disconnect electrical power. Remove the back panel. Disconnect the wires. Remove the heating element. Transfer the high-limit thermostat to the new heating element. Install the new heating element. Reattach the back panel. Plug in the dryer.

Where is the reset button on my Kenmore dryer?

There is no reset button on your dryer. I recommend locating the two (2) house circuit breakers dedicated for the dryer and reset both circuit breakers by flipping them both OFF and ON 2-3 times and then check to see if the dryer will start. and then removing the rear panel.

Why do oven elements burn out?

Once the element breaks or the circuit it damaged, current can’t travel through it so it can’t heat up. Some elements will physically crack or break, while others may short or burn out. The element could also spark and burn out, almost like a fuse which will be more obvious.

How do I reset my thermal fuse?

How to Reset a Thermal Fuse Unplug the clothes dryer’s power cord from the wall outlet. Swing the front panel out towards you so that you can look into the compartment. Aim a flashlight at the flat-can-like component to locate the blown thermal fuse.