Part Location Diagram of 489P3 Whirlpool High Limit Thermostat
See part 10 in the diagram
( Grid squares measure 1x1 inch )

High Limit Thermostat

Works With Model GFS185!
$ 47.22
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Fix Number:
FIX2044484
Manufacturer #:
489P3
Manufactured by:
Whirlpool
Works With Model GFS185!

Product Description

This hi-limit thermostat acts as a safety mechanism that keeps the dryer from overheating. Once the dryer temperature reaches a certain point, this piece will shut down power to the heating element.