The Whirlpool 349639 Dryer Lint Filter Screen captures the lint while hot air is exiting the dryer. This lint filter comes with a convenient handle to slide in and out of the top of the dryer. Whirlpool recommends that you do not replace your lint filter with a generic lint screen that is not equipped with a handle.
Whirlpool 349639 Lint Screen specifications:
The Whirlpool 349639 Dryer Lint Filter also fits in some Whirlpool, Roper, KitchenAid, Sears Kenmore, Maytag and Estate clothes dryers. After every load of clothes, you should clean the lint off of the dryer lint screen to reduce your energy bill, prevent wrinkles on your clothes and to help extend the life of your dryer. By taking precautions to frequently clean your Whirlpool Dryer Lint Screen, you will also reduce the risk of fire caused by dryer vent restrictions.