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Floaties in whirlpool kitchen aid water

Clear .. kind of white slippery particles ... floaties from water dispenser...

I have changed filters... it actually makes it worse when it is first change... I think because the air presure.

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This is probably from the reservoir behind the crispers' in the fridge. It's a common problem and can be fixed by replacing the reservoir. They are usually replaced with a coil of water line instead of the original type. You can search for parts on line or go to an appliance parts store.

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