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GE smartwater under sink filter shuts down after changing filter

I have a GE smartwater undersink filter. It has worked fine for 2 1/2 years and I have been changing the filters about every 4 months. This time when I changed the filtewr, it worked well for a day or two and there was a total lack of water pressure (it just dribbles out). I unscrewed and reseated the filters and that worked for a couple of days, and now that no longer works either.

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  • airman12 Mar 01, 2009

    tired the system with the filter off, it appears the stoppage is on the input side of the unit, if i hook up the water on the output side it will shoot water through the filter holes but not out the other side of the unit even if I block the filter holes.

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Run water through the unit with no cartridge in place. Then check the filter to be sure it does not have an obstruction in it. Finally, replace the filter and your pressure should be fine. Good luck.

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