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I purchased brita pitcher and dispenser system and the lid does not stay on snug. also it states the electronic filter indicator would light everytime you pour a glass of water. This is not happening. Am i doing something wrong? Or did i get a defected unit.

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How to Reset Your Water Filter Light


<b>Amana:<br /></b> <ol> <li>Press and hold the <b>dispenser lock</b> and <b>auto light</b> buttons on the dispenser for 4 seconds until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons.</li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li>Press and hold the <b>dispenser lock</b> and <b>water</b> buttons for 4 seconds until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons.</li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li>After replacing the water filter, press and hold the Reset Filter pad for 3 seconds. The Order and Replace indicator lights will blink and then go off when the system is reset.</li></ol><span style="font-weight: bold;">Brita:</span><br /> <ol> <li>Press firmly and hold start button for 5 to 10 seconds.</li> <li>Four bars will appear in the display, one after the other, and flash. Do not release the start button until the 4 bars appear and start to flash. If you have difficulty pressing the start button, a capped ballpoint pen may be used to press the button down.</li> <li>A small flashing dot in the lower right corner shows the indicator is working.</li> <li>Every 2 weeks a bar automatically disappears. When only 1 bar remains make sure you have a new filter on hand.</li> <li>After 2 months, when all bars have disappeared, an arrow will flash at the top of the display reminding you to change your filter. </li></ol><b>Frigidaire<br /></b> <ol> <li>Press and hold the <b>reset </b>button on the dispenser until the green light flashes (up to 15 seconds).</li></ol><b>GE:<br /></b> <ol> <li><b>P</b>ress and hold the <b>reset water filter</b> button on the dispenser for 3 seconds.</li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li> Press the reset button on the dispenser for 4 to 8 seconds then release. </li></ol><b>Hotpoint:<br /> </b> <ol> <li><b>P</b>ress and hold the <b>reset water filter</b> button on the dispenser for 3 seconds.</li></ol> <b>Jenn-Air:<br /> </b> <ol> <li>Press and hold the <b>lock</b> and <b>light</b> buttons (<b>lock and water</b> on newer fridges) on the dispenser for about 4 seconds, until the indicator light blinks.</li></ol><b>Kenmore:<br /></b> <ol> <li>Press and hold the button next to the filter light for 10 seconds.</li></ol><b>KitchenAide</b>:<br /> <ol> <li>Press the <b>light</b> switch 5 times within 10 seconds. If the fridge has a <b>filter button</b>, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.</li></ol><b>LG:<br /> </b> <ol> <li>Press and hold the <b>reset</b> button for 3 seconds.</li></ol><b>Magic Chef</b> <br /> <ol> <li> Press and hold the light and lock pads until the change filter light flashes. (approximately 3 seconds)</li></ol> <b>Maytag:<br /></b> <ol> <li>Press and hold the <b>lock</b> and <b>light</b> buttons (<b>lock and water</b> on newer fridges) on the dispenser for about 4 seconds, until the indicator light blinks.</li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li>Press the refrigerator's light switch five times within ten seconds.</li></ol><b>Samsung:<br /> </b> <ol> <li>Press the <b>ice type</b> and <b>child lock</b> buttons simultaneously for 3 seconds. NOTE: Hold the buttons for only 3 seconds. If you press these 2 buttons simultaneously for 5 seconds, the reset function ceases.</li> <li>Release the buttons and repeat the same step one more time. The water filter indicator light should turn green.</li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li><span>Press and hold the "Alarm/Hold" button for 3 seconds.</span></li></ol>or<br /> <ol> <li><span>Press and hold the <i>Fridge </i>and <i>Power Cool</i> buttons for 3 seconds.</span></li></ol><b>Whirlpool</b>:<br /> <ol> <li>Press the <b>light</b> switch 5 times within 10 seconds. If the fridge has a <b>filter button</b>, press and hold it for 5-10 seconds.</li></ol>

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on Mar 02, 2010 | Brita 35516 Pitcher

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Brita filter


When you initially soak the bag in water make sure to squeeze it lightly and shake to release all the air bubbles. Also, you should pour out the first couple pitchers of water after using a new filter as it takes time to break in. This way all of the gray or black filter water will be gone by the time you wish to drink. For more water filter and pitchers go to www.freshwatersystems.com.

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When I pour water into Brita pitcher I always get a lot of sediment or whatever it is from the replacement filters. I tried pouring different ways but not much of a difference.


From the description of this model's replacement filters, they appear to be carbon filters. What you are seeing is most likely bits of carbon granules from the filter media (which doesn't say much for the construction quality of these filters). I would suggest getting an inexpensive countertop or under-counter filtration system instead of using Brita pitcher filters. These systems usually come with both carbon and sediment filters and if you get a non-proprietary one (i.e. not a system off the shelf at Lowe's), the filter elements are a lot cheaper to replace.

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Sounds like a bad batch of filters. Stop using them and return them to Brita for analysis and replacement

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I see this alot when I do installs...contact the Brita tech support
1-800-24-BRITA (US)

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look closely at the panel it will state which buttond to hold for 3 secs to "reset " filter light

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Brita faucet filter will not stay on faucet


Want a free adapter and patient enough to wait for a couple of weeks to get them?
"To receive a special adapter free of charge, call 1-800-24-BRITA or 1-800-387-6940 (CANADA)."
Call the number above and a voice prompt will give you instructions on how to get your adapter for free. 2 weeks might be too long but the best thing is it is made of stainless steel/chrome and it comes in 3 different kind of adapters with rubber washers.

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Hold filter cartridge in one hand and slowly turn on water. The water pressure will push the cartridge out of the housing.

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