Kenmore 58240 40 gal. 12-Year Tall Electric Water Heater

Kenmore 58240 40 gal. 12-Year Tall Electric Water Heater
Item # 04258240000P Model # 58240

Kenmore 58240 40 gal. 12-Year Tall Electric Water Heater

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Three inches of foam insulation and a long-life baked enamel exterior finish contribute to the efficiency of the Kenmore 58240 40-gallon electric water heater.  Designed for durability and efficiency, the elements on this Kenmore electric water heater have superior resistance to lime build-up.  It also features a polymer dip tube, a glass-lined tank, and 2 large anode rods for superior water heater protection.

A 40-gallon electric water heater is the minimum recommended size for a 2- to 4-person household with typical water use.

  • 3 inches of energy-efficient foam insulation prevents heat loss
  • The tank and parts have a 12-year limited warranty
  • Cobalt blue glass-lined tank with two large anodes maximizes tank life by protecting against corrosion
  • Element lasts longer and has superior resistance to lime build-up
  • Self-cleaning cold-water inlet tube swirls water to prolong tank life and maintain energy efficiency by discouraging lime build-up
  • Temperature and pressure safety relief valve is factory installed
  • Premium 5500 watt low-watt-density Incoloy heating elements provide long life and greater recovery, which means more hot water
  • Compatible with the Kenmore Smart Water Heater Module (Sears item# 04258000000)


Dimensions and Capacity:
Tank Insulation Thickness 3 in.
Tank Diameter (In.) 20
Tank Height (In.) 60.25
Height to Water Connection (In.) 62.25
Water Inlet/Outlet Size 3/4 in.
Tank Nominal Capacity 40 gal.
General Features:
Number of Anode Rods 2
Heat Trap Fittings Yes
Power Cord Included No
Control Type Digital
Tank Style Tall
Color Family Gray
Total Connected Load 22.9
Heavy Duty Anode Rod Yes
Unit Location Indoor
Drain Valve Plastic
Number of Heating Elements 2
Relief Valve Included Temperature and Pressure
Tank Lining Glass
General Warranty 12 years limited
Parts Warranty 12 year limited
Tank Warranty 12 year limited
ENERGY STAR Compliant No
Power and Performance:
Recovery at 90 Degree Rise (gph.) 25
Kilowatt Hrs. per Year 4622
Voltage 220/240V
Minimum Circuit Rating 30 amps
Fuel Type Electric
Heating Element Maximum Output (watts) 5500
Maximum Operating Pressure (psi.) 150
Heating Range (deg F.) 60 - 150
First Hour Rating (gal.) 61
Uniform Energy Factor (UEF) 0.95


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ItemPNO 04258240000
BrandName Kenmore
MfgPartNumber 58240

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PartNumber 04258240000P