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How to Change your LG Refrigerator Water Filter

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How to Change your LG Refrigerator Water Filter

The water filter is located externally between the refrigerator and the water source keeping the refrigerator's water and ice clean and refreshing.

1. We recommend that you replace your water filter approximately every 6 months
2. When the water filter LED turns on
3. When the water dispenser output decreases




How to Replace the Water Filter


Please watch our demonstration video on how to change the water filter external EU.



How to Purchase

Make sure you have a new water filter for this change, we highly recommend that you use genuine LG filters. LG Water Filter feature a screw lock type mechanism to make installing easier and safer.
For proper use, we recommend using the genuine LG Water Filters, if you are having a difficulty obtaining a new water filter, check the model number on the water filter.

1. Next locate the water filter
2. It will be located externally somewhere between the refrigerator and the water source.
3. If you cannot find the water filter, contact the person who installed it.
4. After locating the water filter, turn off the water supply valve that connects to the refrigerator.



How to replace your Water Filter

Firstly, dispense any remaining water in the water line and filter.
Now place a bucket or towel under the water filter to catch dripping water while replacing the water filter. Loosen the screw cap on one end of the filter until the coloured line is visible. Next, push and hold the collet while pulling the water tube out to release the filter and repeat this step for the other end of the water filter.

Then take a new filter and make sure you have installed it in the correct direction
1. The top side goes into the refrigerator and the bottom connects to the water source.
2. Loosen the screw cap on one end until you see the coloured line. Then push the water tube all the way back in until stops. Make sure it is secure and cannot be easily pulled out.
3. Tighten the cap so that the colour is not visible.
Do the same for the other side of the water filter. After you have finished, turn the water supply back on.
Drain roughly 5 litres of water from the dispenser. This will take you about 3 mins. To do so, press and release the dispenser pad for cycles fo 30 seconds on and 60 seconds off. After draining 5 litres of water, press and hold the "water filter" button for three seconds to reset the indicator light.



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