|replacement filter 4396841|
Whirlpool 4396841 has NSF-certified to reduce cysts, particulates (class I), lead, mercury, and more. While it effectively removes contaminants from your water and ice, this filter also lowers the taste and odor of chlorine while retaining beneficial fluoride.
For the highest quality water and ice, your refrigerator's water filter needs to be changed over a period of time as its effectiveness at cleaning the water is reduced. For freshest water and optimal performance, you should replace this refrigerator water filter every 6 months to ensure clean, safe drinking water and ice.
Your refrigerator will even remind you when to change its filter, turning on an indicator light found near the water dispenser. Changing the filter is easy--just locate the old filter, twist and turn it until it becomes loose, then pull the old filter out and replace with the new filter.
This model (4396841) can be used to replace the following models of water filter:
How to Replacing Your Water Filter
For side-by-side refrigerators with filter access in the base grille, follow these instructions for replacing your filter:
Push the eject button, and then pull the filter cap (Do not twist cap.)
Remove the filter cap by turning it counter clockwise. Set aside cap. Discard old filter.
Remove the packaging and O-ring covers from the new filter.
Align arrows on the cap and new filter.
Turn clockwise to snap in place.
Push filter into the base grill until the eject button pops.
Gently tug on cap to ensure it is snug.
Flush the water system until a total of 3 gallons (12 L) has been dispensed.
This PuR Fast-Fill Refrigerator Water Filter is used in KitchenAid and Whirlpool Fast-Fill side-by-side refrigerators with filter access in the base grille. Simply press the release button to remove and replace the Refrigerator Water Filter. While retaining beneficial fluoride, this NSF Certified Refrigerator Water Filter reduces chlorine taste and odor, particulates (class I), lead, and mercury. Replacing this refrigerator water filter every 6 months, for optimal performance.