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What water level do I need for the filter to work

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Your water pressure is too low. If you live in an area with low water pressure you would have to get a booster pump for you frig. Otherwise you can check the supply line and make sure it has no kinks in it. according to the manufacturer the small ice cubes will not effect the performance of your frig

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need to replace your water inlet valve on rear of refrigerator.

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SOURCE: With filter set on

Your question was posted under "Pond and Water Garden Pumps", but I assume you are really asking about a swimming pool filter. Unscrew the control valve from the valve body and check the condition of the O-ring. If it is nicked, torn, or worn allowing water to flow past the valve, buy a replacement at your local hardware store or swimming pool supply. Pop the old one off, and put the new one in the track where the old one was. If it doesn't want to stretch to fit, put the new seal in HOT water for a few minutes and try again. Lubricating the O-ring with some Vaseline or other brand petroleum jelly will make operating the valve easier and cut down on wear of the new seal.

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SOURCE: No water coming out when I backwash. I cleaned

water level must be about the discharge (eyeball) in the pool to back wash. Check the hose connections to make sure that hoses off the the filer head are going to the right place Look for the words "Pump" , "pool" and "waste" molded into the valve. I've seen it a number of times where "Pump" and "pool" were connected the wrong way.

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SOURCE: frige side is icing set on level 3 and water

i would think that the cold control in not controling the compressor run time . / you may want to clean the coil underneath and this may reduce run time . mm

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Water does not dispense

need to replace your water inlet valve on rear of refrigerator.

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