This is a Genuine Whirlpool replacement dryer heating element. This dryer element Fits many Whirlpool, Kenmore, Roper, KitchenAid, Maytag and other brand name dryers. Genuine Whirlpool/Kenmore replacement part. Part number WP8544771 replaces 8544771, W10836011, WP8544771VP.
This part can be tested for continuity to find out if it is good or bad, if you do not have access to a multimeter for testing you can bring the element into us, we are happy to test it for free, while you wait.
Please note; the dryer heating element is 1 of 5 parts that can cause your dryer not to heat, you will also need to check your thermostats, fuses and wiring to make sure they are not causing the dryer not to heat.