This is a partially open curved Whirlpool bake element used in electric ovens and ranges. This bake element will fit some Whirlpool made brands such as Whirlpool, Kenmore, Sears, Roper, and Kitchen Aid. Check your model number to see if this bake element is the right fit for your oven or range.
A couple ways to check for a faulty bake element:
- You could see if there is any visible body damage. If the element has burn marks on the body, it’s probably needs to be replaced.
- Another way is to check the bake element for continuity. You could check for continuity with an ohmmeter. If the ohmmeter shows no resistance, the bake element needs to be replaced. Note: Always unplug the appliance before performing this check.
This bake element will fit some Whirlpool, Kenmore, Sears, Kitchen Aid, and roper ovens and ranges. Made by Whirlpool. Approximate size: Length: 15″, width: 19-1/4″, spacing between terminals: 13″, mount bracket to terminal: 3-3/4″. Part Number: 865940.