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How to Replace a Filter on Whirlpool W10407342B side-by-side refrigerator

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  1. How to Replace a Filter on Whirlpool W10407342B side-by-side refrigerator, Water Filter: step 1, image 1 of 3 How to Replace a Filter on Whirlpool W10407342B side-by-side refrigerator, Water Filter: step 1, image 2 of 3 How to Replace a Filter on Whirlpool W10407342B side-by-side refrigerator, Water Filter: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Place a towel under the water filter cover door at the base grille.

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    • Open the filter cover door.

    • Once the door is open, the filter will eject out.

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    • Open the door all the way and pull the filter out straight.

    • The filter might be wet so let it drip out on the towel a bit to avoid flinging water across your kitchen floors.

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    • Remove the new filter from its packaging and take the coverings off the O-rings.

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    • Point the arrow on the filter toward the left and slide it into the filter hole.

    • Doing so will cause the filter cover door to automatically begin closing.

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    • Close the filter cover door completely.

    • You may need to press hard to snap the filter into the right place.

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    • Push the filter indicator switch five times to reset the filter indicator to green.

    • Using a sturdy container to catch the water, depress and hold the water dispenser lever for 5 seconds, then release it for 5 seconds.

    • Repeat until water begins to flow.

    • Once the water begins to flow, continue depressing and releasing the dispenser lever (5 seconds on and 5 seconds off) until a total of 3 gallons had been dispensed.

Conclusion

You have successfully replaced the water filter on your Whirlpool W10407342B side-by-side refrigerator!

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