The SP610160 is a 4500W replacement copper fused upper Marathon water heater element. This element is for the following Marathon water heater models:
It is very important to choose the correct model number when purchasing a replacement Marathon water heater element for your Rheem Marathon water heater. There are distinct differences between upper and lower water heater elements as well as the type of element.
Please be sure to use only fused elements for the upper element on all Marathon water heater models. Fused elements provide the necessary protection against dry firing a Marathon water heater.
Don’t forget to purchase a Marathon PT49057 element wrench with your replacement elements to provide easy installation of your new parts.