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Bypassing a filter

How can one bypass the water filter on a Kenmore Elite A.K.A. Frigidaire Prof Series side by side fridge? The cartridge is the push and click type, right in the front top of the fridge. It's flat and wide but at $50 a pop, it's a waste of money. Besides, it needs changing every month and a half. Or be prepared to sit and wait for a full glass of filtered water.
What gives?

Many thanks,
John

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  • garitha Oct 17, 2007

    Thanks for the info. Who knew that it was going to be that easy to get rid of one of my biggest pet-peeves! I have the part (filter by-pass) on-hand and will be using it later tonight. Now all i have to do is add an inexpensive filtration system (say, two stage) to get filtered water with a decent flow rate!
    Thanks again,

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They do make a bypass for this which you can get at http://www3.sears.com/.  Will need to know the entire model # from the sticker on the inside of the fridge.  If you have trouble let me know.  I would the the model # also to help further.  Also, it may say something about it in the owners manual.  Let me what you find.

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