The are many common Whirlpool dryer parts that are used in Kenmore dryers. The reason for this is whirlpool has been building Kenmore dryers over 30 years. Whirlpool continues to build most of the Kenmore dryers therefore a typical whirlpool dryer part can be interchanged with a typical Kenmore dryer part.
Generally a visual comparison of a Whirlpool dryer part with Kenmore dryer parts can provide insight to the commonality of the the name brand appliances. Using a visual comparison a judgement can be made to determine if the Whirlpool part will interchange. If you are not sure .....have the part cross referenced.