Kenmore Prefix is who made thir Product
The first three digits of the model number is the manufacturer of the product. In the image the prefix is 795.XXXXXXXXX. Which is made by LG Electronics and is a refrigerator.
Prefix, Manufacturer, Type
103 Roper Cook top
106 Whirlpool Refrigerator, Air Conditioner
110 Whirlpool Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher
119 Royal Chief (Frigidaire), Roper(1) Cook top, Range
126 Absocold Refrigerator
154 Whirlpool Cook top, Range
155 Preway (Whirlpool) Range
175 In-Sink-Erator Disposal
186 Haier Freezer
198 Whirlpool Freezer
233 Broan Vent Hood
253 Gibson (Frigidaire) Air Conditioner, Refrigerator
278 Roper (1) Oven, Microwave
292 Lennox Air Conditioner
335 Amana Range
342 York Air Conditioner
362 GE Range
363 GE Refrigerator, Dishwasher
401 Samsung Microwave
416 Carrier Air Conditioner
417 Kelvinator (Frigidaire)
484 Fedders, Whirlpool Air Conditioner
564 Sanyo Microwave
565 Sanyo Microwave
566 Sanyo Microwave
580 Goldstar (LG Electronics)
587 DM (Frigidaire) Dishwasher
596 Amana Refrigerator
662 Kelvinator (Frigidaire)
628 Kelvinator (Frigidaire)
629 Jenn Air
651 Speed Queen Washer, Dryer
664 Whirlpool Cook top, Oven
665 Whirlpool Dishwasher, Oven
666 Kitchen Aid Range
683 Philco washer
721 Goldstar (LG Electronics) Microwave
747 Litton Microwave
757 Ranney/Marvel, Imperial Freezer, Range
789 Defiance Refrigerator
791 Tappan (Frigidaire)
795 LG Electronics Refrigerator
840 Fridrich Air Conditioner
850 Preway (Whirlpool) Oven
867 Keeprite Air Conditioner
911 Roper (1)
917 Roper (Whirlpool) Range
925 Maycor (Maytag)
IMPORTANT NOTE: The correct model number will always be located with the serial number. In most cases they are located on a white, metal or metallic looking sticker in the suggested places below.
example of silver tag on your appliance where you can locate your products model number and serial no.
Dishwasher = Check around the door area. Most are mounted to the tub around the latch area or the side wall.
Dishwasher = left or right front inside edge
Dryer = Most are located on the door or on the frame where the door closes. May also be located on the back of the control console or on the side panel of the dryer.
Dryer = on front face with door open
Washer = Check under the lid area. On Sears/Kenmore washers, check under the lid towards the back of the frame area. Almost right above where the water comes out. Other brands put the model number on the backside or top of the control panel. May also want to check the side panels of the washer.
Washer = on top of control panel, under the lid of compact models, on left side near bottom.
Range/Cook top = Should be located in the door area or on the frame around the edge where the door closes. For older ranges and stand alone cook tops, the model number should be located either underneath the cook top below the elements. Some cook tops will require you to look underneath the countertop. The side portion of the bottom frame is a popular place for new smooth top cook tops.
Stovetop cook top = under right front or left rear surface unit, on right side or back corner under lift-up cook top, under rear control knob or right front control knob, on the bottom of cook top
Oven/range = under left front surface unit, centered or on right side under lift up cook top, on frame behind oven door, on front of frame behind drawer, on left leg behind storage drawer, broil drawer or kick panel.
Refrigerator = Check around the door area. Many are located on the interior panels inside the refrigerator and freezer. Some can be located behind the grille on the bottom of the refrigerator.
Stacked refrigerator = on ceiling near front, by temp control, inside wall, behind crisper drawers, bottom front.
Kenmore Elite (Serial Number Range VF122xxxxx – VF334xxxxx) and Models Beginning with 790.99012 790.99013 790.99014 790.99019
Frigidaire (Serial Number Range VF122xxxxx – VF831xxxxx) and Models Beginning with FEFBZ90GC FEFLMC55GC FEFLZ87GC GLEF396AB GLEF396AQ GLEF396AS GLEF396CQ GLEF396CS GLEFM397DB GLEFM397DQ GLEFM397DS GLEFM97FPB GLEFM97FPW GLEFM97GPB GLEFM97GPW LEEFM389FE PLEF398AC PLEF398CC PLEF398DC PLEFM399DC PLEFMZ99EC PLEFMZ99GC PLEFZ398EC PLEFZ398GC