Who Makes That Appliance?
It can be extremely difficult to figure out what appliance manufacturer actually produced a particular appliance! Especially when asking “Who makes Kenmore?” The answer to that question has a great deal to do with how long your appliance will last and how much money it will cost to keep it working! The main appliance manufacturing companies in existence today are tagged as the parent company other appliance brands related to that parent manufacturer are listed under “subsidiary appliance brands”
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Who Makes Kenmore? Kenmore doesn’t actually make any of the appliances they sell. Sears Kenmore major appliances can be produced by LG, Whirlpool, Frigidaire, Samsung, & GE as well as other smaller appliance manufacturers. Kenmore model numbers usually have a 3 digit prefix followed by a decimal point that identifies the manufacturer, here is a guide to those manufacturer codes. The model prefix in this image is 110. (Whirlpool built)
|Model Prefix||Manufacturer||Model Prefix||Manufacturer|
|174, 335, 596||Amana||629||Jen-Air|
|233||Broan||580, 721, 767, 795||LG|
|C362, C363, C968, C978||Camco||586||Panasonic|
|253, 336, 417, 587, 622, 628, 719, 790, 791, 970, C970||Frigidaire||647||Roper|
|362, 363, 464||G.E.||401||Samsung|
|473||Hoover||103, 106, 110, 154, 155, 198, 664, 665, 835, 850, 917, C646, C880||Whirlpool|