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mrfixit3

whirlpool d/w #665-15953000 heating element

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hello, this unit has a bad element. when i looked the part up it shows the element along with a new control board for $170 ,why would i need the board please?

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the original "round" Heating Element & Controller had a problem

replaced with new "pentagram" Heating Element and new Controller

Unless you already have the new Controller w/ "pentagram" Heater ?

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thanks reg. no its round.

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why would i need the board please?

 

The new heater draws higher amps (better cleaning and drying), new board has a different heater relay to accommodate the higher amp draw...

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