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I replaced ge smartwater filter water and ice still taste bad

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  • pcagle1 May 15, 2009

    Thanks I placed a lemon in the freezer will let you know if it works.

  • pcagle1 May 16, 2009

    It's been 24 hrs water still tastes bad.

  • pcagle1 May 16, 2009

    Didn't work still tastes bad

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The taste is because of mixing of diffrent type of smell of your food materials......nothing to worry! just cut a lemon into two half and place it into your freezer and wait for about 8 hours......................have a nice day :-)

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  • satya prakash sahoo May 16, 2009

    the taste is because of mixing of diffrent type of smell of your food materials......nothing to worry! just cut a lemon into two half and place it into your freezer and wait for about 8 hours......................have a nice day :-)


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