Kenmore Elite
Electric Cooktop

Model #79041279000 Kenmore Elite cooktop

Here are the repair parts and diagrams for your Kenmore Elite 79041279000 cooktop. 

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Showing 10 of 52 parts

Appliance Stainless Steel Cleaner, 1-oz

#NI

Maintop/surface units Diagram

$25.23

In Stock

Cooktop Burner Knob

#36

Control panel Diagram

Cooktop burner knob

Part #316353556

$63.16

In Stock

Appliance Cleaning Pad

#NI

Maintop/surface units Diagram

Appliance cleaning pad

Part #316459400
This item is not returnable

$2.26

In Stock

Cooktop Element Control Knob Bushing

#74

Control panel Diagram

$25.99

In Stock

Range Surface Element Mounting Spring, 3,000-watt

#52C

Maintop/surface units Diagram

$35.01

In Stock

Cooktop Element Control Knob (Black)

#36

Control panel Diagram

$74.45

In Stock

Range Screw

#NI

Maintop/surface units Diagram

Range screw

Part #5303307980

$8.49

In Stock

Range Screw, #10-24 x 0.375-in

#NI

Control panel Diagram

Range screw, #10-24 x 0.375-in

Part #08011955
This item is not returnable

$6.44

In Stock

Repair Parts List

#NI

Control panel Diagram

Repair parts list

Part #5995571931
This item is not returnable

$2.19

In Stock

Insulation

#150

Maintop/surface units Diagram

Insulation

Part #318106051

$10.49

In Stock

Symptoms common to all cooktops

Choose a symptom to see related cooktop repairs.

Main causes: lack of electrical power, gas supply failure, bad pressure regulator, control system failure

Repair guides for electric cooktops

How to replace a coil surface element on an electric cooktop

Easily replace a coil surface element in 15 minutes or less by following these step-by-step instructions.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
November 20, 2014
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace the glass top on an electric cooktop

Don't use a cracked or damage glass cooktop—replace it, using these instructions to guide you.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
How to replace a radiant element on an electric cooktop

Follow these step-by-step instructions to replace a damaged radiant element on your electric cooktop when the element won’t heat when it receives voltage from the control.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less

Articles and videos common to all cooktops

Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your cooktop.

February 23, 2015

Where to find the model number on a kitchen or laundry appliance

By Sears PartsDirect staff

See where you should look when trying to locate the model tag on a kitchen or laundry appliance.

January 22, 2015

How to clean stainless steel appliances video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to keep the stainless-steel appliances in your home clean and shining bright.

July 1, 2014

Cooktop common questions

By Sears PartsDirect staff

These common questions can help you make the most of your cooktop.