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Water flow of filter too slow

LG Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
Model No: GR- F258JTT
The flow of the water from the water filter is so slow that we have stopped using it! Despite changing the filter several times.
How can we increase the speed of the water flow?
Thanks

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  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    Lg gr-p227stg water flow has become very slow??

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I rolled out the fridge with some help and found that my white (cheap) water supply hose was indeed kinked. Flexing it back to as close to round as possible, the water dispenser stream returned to normal.
To prevent this from happening again, I simply took an old clothes washer supply hose and electrical taped it to stretch it out and give it strength to avoid coiling up again. I could replace it with a braided metal supply line, but this did the trick and it didn't cost me anything but time.

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When was the last time you changed the water filter? If the filter is clogged from long usage it will slow down the water flow. Filters should be changed 6-12 months.

Posted on Jul 11, 2010

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    Joe Burdek Jul 11, 2010

    OK I see you changed the filter. See if the water shut off valve is turned full on or see if your water line may be kinked somewhere. Follow the line all the way to the main water source.

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    beloved_priy Aug 05, 2012

    I faced the same problem.The water shut off valve was turned full on ,however it was too tightly turned on.Gave it a little slack and water flow turned out just right!Thankyou for your input.

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    beloved_priy Aug 05, 2012

    I faced the same problem.The water shut off valve was turned full on ,however it was too tightly turned on.Gave it a little slack and water flow turned out just right!Thankyou for your input.

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