Whirlpool 279816 Dryer Thermostat Kit Replacement

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Replacement thermal cut-off fuse and high-limit thermostat kit used on some Whirlpool, Admiral, Amana, Crosley, Estate, Inglis, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Magic Chef, Maytag and Roper dryer models.

Directly Replaces: 279816, AP3094244, 2651, 279816VP, 3399848, 3977393, AH334299, EA334299, PS334299, B00FMXXI72, B00PDX9WHG, B00IQ9VOJS, B00IQ9VNLW, B00PDXA1XK, B00GAEVBYO, B0156N8ELC, B0066EME8U, B0066EMMUU, B00PDX9YME.


  • Kit includes (1) 3977393 thermal cut-off (309°) replacement, (1) 3390291 'new-style' hi-limit thermostat (L250-80F) replacement, (2) screws, and (1) wiring set (jumper wire and extra terminals).
  • Included wiring set is used for replacing 'old-style' push-on hi-limit thermostats.
  • For the 'old-style' 3390291 thermostat and 3977393 fuse replacement kit, (with the press-on terminal attachment), order APN197.
  • 279816 thermostat

    Posted by Lloyd Summervilles on 22nd Jul 2019

    part as described and pictured .....works great!

  • Perfect parts

    Posted by Kal on 29th Apr 2019

    Received quickly and installed well. Used jumper wire provided. Dryer is back up doing it’s job! I would deal with Speedy again!

  • Perfect

    Posted by Unknown on 25th Apr 2019

    Replaced on a Roper (Whirlpool) perfect swap great price!!!!

  • exact replacement

    Posted by Frank on 10th Sep 2018

    This thermostat was a exact replacement and the fit was perfect,also it perfomed great in actual use.

  • Don't look any further

    Posted by Jim on 15th May 2018

    I have scoured the internet looking for dryer components and couldn't be happier with purchasing them from SpeedyApplianceparts. Even if you add the quick delivery postage for say 1-2 days? You can count on them being delivered on time. This is about my third purchase and I absolutely won't go anywhere else. My experience with them has been superb !

  • Quality part and service

    Posted by Tristan on 10th Feb 2016

    Ordered the parts a thermal cutoff and thermal coil best price I found on the net. Dryer works like new. And easy to install. Saved myself over $400.

  • dryer parts

    Posted by Unknown on 25th Aug 2015

    easy to use website,parts a lot cheaper even with shipping cost