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279787 Dryer Drive Motor For Whirlpool / Maytag / KitchenAid

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SKU: APN279787    
Condition: New
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Replacement drive motor used for some Amana, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Maytag, and Whirlpool dryer models.

Directly Replaces: 279787, 279787SKID, 3387185, 3388237, 3388238, 3391890, 3391891, 3391893, 3395654, 661655, 8528320, 8538263, 8539556, W10250900, W10317045, W10396028, W10438969, W10508322, SM279787, 158, AH334287, AP3094233, EA334287, EAP334287, PD00002347, PS334287.

For replacements with belt switch - The original motor will have two terminals on the overload protector switch on the motor, the replacement motor only has one. Use the included wire kit and adapt wiring to accept the one terminal on the overload. See included instructions for more detailed information.


  • Drives the rotation of the drum.
  • Fits large capacity Whirlpool built dryers with lint screen in front.
  • Includes (1) Drive Motor Assembly, (2) Jumper Wires, (1) Wire Nut, Instructions.


  • Color: Gray / Orange / Black / Copper.
  • Material: Metal / Plastic.
  • Electrical Specs: 120V, 60Hz, 6.2A, 1/3HP, 1725RPM, CL.B.
  • Overall Dimensions: 9-3/4"L x 6"W x 5-3/8"H.
  • Additional Dimensions: Blower Shaft measures 1-5/8" diameter; Drive Shaft measures 1-1/4" diameter.
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