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How to Replace Big Berkey Water Filters

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  1. How to Replace Big Berkey Water Filters, Filters: step 1, image 1 of 2 How to Replace Big Berkey Water Filters, Filters: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Take the top half of your Berkey off, and place it to the side of your work station.

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    • Unscrew the White Elements by twisting counterclockwise.

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    • Unscrew the Black Element filters by twisting the black washers counterclockwise.

    • Remove the filters from the top compartment.

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    • Clean both the top and bottom tank compartments with a sponge.

    • Make sure to scrub both compartments clean of any mineral build-up that may have accumulated.

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    • Securely attach the priming tool to the Black Elements nozzle.

    • Push the filter nozzle against the tap for 10 seconds per filter to remove any impurities.

    • Run your sink water at a medium to slow flow-rate, to avoid water spraying everywhere.

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    • Leave equipment to air dry.

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    • Place your new Black Element filters through the holes in the top compartment.

    • Continue to screw the washer around the nozzle to secure the Black Element in place.

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    • Screw our new White Element filters over the nozzle of the Black Element filters, and repeat to attach all pieces securely.

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    • Enjoy your clean and purified drinking water from your Big Berkey for years to come.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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