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I've a bad taste in my water so I've replaced my water fileter several times over the past month until

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Old 01-14-2010, 03:29 PM
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I've a bad taste in my water so I've replaced my water fileter several times over the past month until I found out that it was not my water filter. I unhooked my water line from the frigerator and found out that it only tastes bad when I get water out of my filter systerm and not from the tap water. I thinks its in my water lines. I need to know how do I flush out the bad filtration from the water lines or will I need to replace the enter water lines?


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Old 01-20-2012, 05:21 AM
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Default Water & ice tastes bad from refrigerator

If the water and ice tastes bad from the refrigerator, in my case it was the line. I had brand new stainless steel flexy lines to 2 refrigerators. The water and/or ice from both tasted bad.

Through a process of testing with filters, taste tests and elimination, the only thing I could come up with was the lines. Although they were new, and supposed to be the best lines, I bought new plastic lines and installed them.

The water and ice was instantly good.

If your water and ice tastes bad, and you have the newer stainless steel braided type line, change to the cheaper plastic type line!!!
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