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Filtered water Started having a sulfur odor in my filtered water and ice cubes (this is a 3 yr. old fridge with no previous problems of this kind). I changed the filter, despite the fact that it was only 5 months. It worked for about 3 weeks and it's back to super concentrated sulfur odors. I flushed the connector hose, flushed the spigot water into a bucket (absolutely no odor there). The filter is only 3 weeks old and I can't figure out what's causing this problem? I do have well water, but there is no house odor from the faucets?!!! Help! It's undrinkable.

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I have heard of this problem before. If you have a braided water supply line from the house to the fridge,it may be the rubber hose that is inside the braided supply line. I have had this happen to a bathroom faucet I had installed and after replacing the supply lines the taste went away.

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What kind of supply line is going to the dispenser,, if you have well water you might want to think about even another filter in the line before the frige, change the supply line to copper if it is copper change it to another copper line,,, there is no reason for it to only happen to the ice maker,, what about the ice bucket and ice tray:{where the water fills to make the ice} try cleaning these also

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