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Water filter light on refrigerator

Changed the water filter (Amana) but the light on the door still shows red indicating that the filter needs changing instead of green. Why?

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  • hwjames3 May 30, 2008

    How do you reset the water filter light?

  • cactus al May 31, 2008

    I have the same problem. Let me know if you figure it out.

  • Anonymous Sep 04, 2008


    How - reset red "Change Filter" light on Maytag Plus MSD2732GR

    I replaced the filter on my refrigerator but the red "Change Filter" light did not go out. How do I reset it?



  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    is there anything special needed as part of filter change

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I don't have the lights i have lock and auto light for my gen air and it just either shuts the lights off

Posted on Oct 25, 2008

Found this site and the fix worked for mine. You need to press a combination of buttons and this tells you which ones
http://www.partselect.com/water-filter+reset-change-filter-light+repair.htm

Posted on Aug 08, 2008

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Changed water filter and bushed lock & water buttons, red light went off but green light and other indicator lights (crushed ice, cubes, night light) did not work. Removed new filter & put . .back...


Below are instructions to reset water filter light. Thanks, Sea Breeze
If helpful please rate.

Reset Filter (select models)

When a water filter has been installed in the

refrigerator, the yellow Order light will illuminate when

90 percent of the volume of water for which the filter is

rated has passed through the filter OR 11 months have

elapsed since the filter has been installed.

The red Replace light will illuminate when the rated

volume of water has passed through the filter OR 12

months have elapsed since the filter was installed. A

new filter should be installed immediately when the

Replace light is illuminated.

After replacing the filter, press and hold the Reset

Filter pad for three seconds. The Order and Replace

lights will go off.

Vacation Mode

The Vacation Mode feature causes the freezer

to defrost less frequently, conserving energy. The

Vacation Mode indicator light will illuminate when the

feature is activated. To deactivate, press the Vacation

Mode pad again OR open either door. The indicator

light will go off.
Temp Alarm

Apr 22, 2011 | Amana 22.6 cu. ft. Side-By-Side...

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I changed my water filter but the filter status light still says to change. How do I get it to go to ok status.


Simply press and hold the dispenser lock and auto light buttons on the dispenser (at the same time) for four (4) seconds until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons. On some Amana refrigerators, you need to press the dispenser lock and water buttons for four (4) seconds until the filter status indicator begins to flash, then release the buttons.

Feb 01, 2011 | Amana Refrigerators

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I am replacing the water filter how do I reset on the outside door


The Water Filter Status Indicator Light serves as a
reminder to replace the water filter. A green light
indicates that the filter is in good condition. A red light
indicates the filter should be changed. Once light turns
red, it will remain red until function is reset.
To Reset Indicator:
• Press and hold both the Lock and Water
buttons simultaneously for four seconds. The
green filter status indicator light will flash
three times when the function has
successfully reset.
Thanks, Sea Breeze

May 17, 2010 | Jenn-Air JCD2295HES Side by Side...

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Trying to reset filer light after changing filter-locked up


Here is a link to the manual for your unit. Copy paste into your browser.

http://shop.amana.com/assets/pdfs/literature/12591321.PDF

Page 20 shows how to unlock the dispenser and reset the filter light and I have pasted them here.

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DISPENSER LOCK
(SELECT MODELS)
This feature prevents ice or water from
being dispensed.
To lock dispenser:
➢ Press and hold DISPENSER LOCK
button for 3 seconds. A green
indicator light above button confirms
dispenser is locked.
To unlock dispenser:
➢ Hold DISPENSER LOCK button for 3
seconds. Green indicator light above
button will go out.


Filter reset

The filter status indicator light
serves as a reminder to replace the
water filter. A green light indicates that
the filter is in good condition. A red light
indicates the filter should be changed.
Once light turns red, it will remain red
until function is reset.
To reset indicator:
➢ Press and hold both DISPENSER
LOCK and WATER buttons
simultaneously for 4 seconds. The
green filter status indicator light will
flash 3 times when the function has
successfully reset.

Apr 18, 2010 | Amana ARS266ZBS Side by Side Refrigerator

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Red light stays on after changing the water filter and running about 2 gallons through it


Water Filter Status Indicator
Light (select models)
The Water Filter Status Indicator Light serves as a
reminder to replace the water filter. A green light
indicates that the filter is in good condition. A red light
indicates the filter should be changed. Once light turns
red, it will remain red until function is reset.
To Reset Indicator:
• Press and hold both the Lock and Water
buttons simultaneously for four seconds. The
green filter status indicator light will flash
three times when the function has
successfully reset.

Nov 27, 2009 | Maytag MZD2665HE Side by Side Refrigerator

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Change filter light


Water Filter Status Indicator
Light (select models)
The Water Filter Status Indicator Light serves as a
reminder to replace the water filter. A green light
indicates that the filter is in good condition. A red light
indicates the filter should be changed. Once light turns
red, it will remain red until function is reset.
To Reset Indicator:
• Press and hold both the Lock and Water
buttons simultaneously for four seconds. The
green filter status indicator light will flash
three times when the function has
successfully reset.
Sea Breeze

Nov 25, 2009 | Maytag MSD2650H Side by Side Refrigerator

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Changing light after installing new water filter


Water Filter Status Indicator Light
(select models)
The Water Filter Status Indicator Light serves as a
reminder to replace the water filter. A green light
indicates that the filter is in good condition. A red light
indicates the filter should be changed. Once light turns
red, it will remain red until function is reset.
To Reset Indicator:
• Press and hold both the LOCK and WATER
buttons simultaneously for four seconds. The
green filter status indicator light will flash
three times when the function has
successfully reset.

Aug 12, 2009 | Jenn-Air 21.6 cu. ft. Side-By-Side...

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Changed water filter red light stays on


you will wither have to push the light switch button 5 times or push and hold reset button or 2 at a time. Look at the display carefully it usually will tell you what you need to do

May 27, 2009 | Amana ARS2464B Side by Side Refrigerator

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Can't identify "water filter indicator light"


the indicator light could be on the control panel inside the refr section if your controls are there, or it is most likely on the front of the dispenser panel. it only comes on when you draw water from the dispenser and thats when you will see it be green, filter ok, yellow, filter at 80% life, or red, time to replace the water filter.
also you dont need to shut off the water when changing the filter as it is made with a shut off device in the filter housing already and is automatic.
by the way filters are expensive, go online and check prices. google "water filters" and find a good price.

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