Whirlpool Refrigerator Water Filter Replacement Instructions

Whirlpool W10295370A EDR1RXD1 Kenmore 46-9081 FILTER 1

Replacement Instructions

Interior Mount

  1. Locate filter compartment at the right upper corner inside the refrigerator.
  2. You might have to remove the upper shelf for more room.
  3. Gently lift up on filter cover and filter will automatically slide out.
  4. Slide old filter all the way out, noticing the arrow on the end is facing up. (the water will shut off automatically)
  5. Discard the old filter.
  6. Line the arrow on end of the new filter upward.
  7. Gently Push the new filter into the fridge with arrow facing up till it stops.
  8. As you close the filter cover you will notice that the filter will go in and lock into place.
  9. Reinstall Shelf (if taken out)
  10. Reset your change filter light (if your fridge has one)

Mounts Thru Lower Front Grill Mount

  1. Locate filter at the lower front grill of refrigerator.
  2. Gently lift up on filter cover and filter will automatically slide out.
  3. Slide old filter all the way out, noticing the arrow on the end is facing up. (the water will shut off automatically)
  4. Discard the old filter.
  5. Line the arrow on end of the new filter upward & Gently Push the new filter into the fridge with arrow facing up till it stops.
  6. As you close the filter cover you will notice that the filter will go in and lock into place.
  7. Reset your change filter light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press the light switch (the one that the refrigerator door presses each time you close the door) 5 times within 10 seconds.
  2. OR: if the refrigerator has a filter button, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.

Filter1 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool W10413645A EDR2RXD1 Kenmore 46-9082 FILTER 2

Replacement Instructions

  1. Locate filter compartment at the ceiling inside the flip down cover.
  2. You might have to remove the upper shelf for more room.
  3. Push on the filter cover to open filter compartment.
  4. The filter will drop down and to remove you will push in and turn counterclockwise and pull straight out. (the water will shut off automatically)
  5. Discard the old filter.
  6. Line the notch on end of the new filter upward.
  7. Push the new filter into the fridge with notch facing up and gently push filter while twisting clockwise till it locks into place.
  8. Push filter upward till it locks in the compartment and close the cover.
  9. Re-install Shelf (if taken out)
  10. Reset your change filter light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press and hold the dispenser LOCK and AUTO-LIGHT buttons on the dispenser at the same time for 4 seconds.
  2. OR: until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons.

Filter2 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System.

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool 4396841 EDR3RXD1 Kenmore 46-9083 FILTER 3

Replacement Instructions

  1. Locate Filter at bottom grille and Press the button to the left of the filter to release it.
  2. Pull the filter straight out (the water will shut off automatically)
  3. Remove the reusable color-keyed cap from the end
  4. Discard the old filter
  5. Twist the cap onto the end of the new filter
  6. Push the new filter straight in until it ‘Clicks’ into place
  7. Note: To install filter push until you hear the receiver click into place. Improper installation may cause leaks, damage to flooring and appliances.
  8. Reset your Change Filter light (if your refrigerator has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press the light switch (the one that the refrigerator door presses each time you close the door) 5 times within 10 seconds.
  2. OR: if the refrigerator has a filter button, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.

Filter3 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System.

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool UKF8001 EDR4RXD1 Kenmore 46-9084 FILTER 4

Replacement Instructions

  1. Locate the filter in a flip down compartment at the upper right of the refrigerator and Unlatch the plastic filter cover. Let it swing down (so you can see the filter)
  2. While pushing in, Twist the old filter counterclockwise until it is free.
  3. Slide the filter straight out and discard (the water will shut off automatically)
  4. Push the new filter into the fridge and Twist clockwise until it is fully in place.
  5. Push the plastic filter cover up until it snaps closed
  6. Reset your ‘change filter’ light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press and hold the dispenser LOCK and AUTO-LIGHT buttons on the dispenser at the same time for 4 seconds.
  2. OR: until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons.

Filter4 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool 4396508 EDR5RXD1 Kenmore 46-9085 FILTER 5

Replacement Instructions

  1. Twist the old filter a quarter-turn counterclockwise
  2. Pull the filter straight out (the water will shut off automatically)
  3. Remove the reusable color-keyed Filter Cap from the end
  4. Discard the old filter
  5. Slide the Filter Cap onto the end of the new filter
  6. Push the new filter into the fridge until it stops
  7. Twist the filter a quarter-turn clockwise
  8. Reset your ‘change filter’ light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press the light switch (the one that the refrigerator door presses each time you close the door) 5 times within 10 seconds.
  2. OR: if the refrigerator has a filter button, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.

Filter5 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System.

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool 4396701 EDR6D1 Kenmore 46-9915 FILTER 6

Replacement Instructions

  1. Twist the old filter a quarter-turn counterclockwise
  2. Pull the filter straight out (the water will shut off automatically)
  3. Remove the reusable color-keyed Filter Cap from the end
  4. Discard the old filter
  5. Slide the Filter Cap onto the end of the new filter
  6. Push the new filter into the fridge until it stops
  7. Twist the filter a quarter-turn clockwise
  8. Reset your ‘change filter’ light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press the light switch (the one that the refrigerator door presses each time you close the door) 5 times within 10 seconds.
  2. OR: if the refrigerator has a filter button, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.

Filter6 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System.

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool UKF7003 EDR7D1 FILTER 7

Replacement Instructions

  1. Locate the filter inside the refrigerator at the right rear in a vertical position.
  2. Twist the old filter counterclockwise until it is free.
  3. Remove the filter straight down and discard (the water will shut off automatically)
  4. Push the new filter into the fridge and Twist clockwise until it is fully in place.
  5. That’s all there is to it.
  6. Reset your ‘change filter’ light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press and hold the dispenser LOCK and AUTO-LIGHT buttons on the dispenser at the same time for 4 seconds.
  2. OR: until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons.

Filter7 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.


Whirlpool 8171413 EDR8D1 Kenmore 46-9002 FILTER 8

Replacement Instructions

  1. Twist the old filter a quarter-turn counterclockwise
  2. Pull the filter straight down and discard (the water will shut off automatically)
  3. Push the new filter up into the fridge until it stops
  4. Twist the filter a quarter-turn clockwise
  5. Reset your change filter light (if your fridge has one)

Resetting Your Filter Change Indicator

  1. Press the light switch (the one that the refrigerator door presses each time you close the door) 5 times within 10 seconds.
  2. OR: if the refrigerator has a filter button, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.

Filter8 Tips

Maintenance For Refrigerator Water Filtration System

  1. Flush Filter with Water from Dispenser (Approximately 2 gallons) until Water Runs Clear and air is purged from system.
  2. Write the date of installation on the filter and mark your calendar for 4 – 6 months as a reminder to Change Your Filter.