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I am having trouble removing the water filter in my Amana

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I am having trouble removing the water filter in my Amana refrigerator. It is located on the bottom of the unit. How do I remove it?
George Bodenger
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Appliance
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I am having trouble removing the water filter in my Amana refrigerator. It is located on the bottom of the unit. How do I remove it?George Bodenger
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Appliance Technician: Tyler Z., Appliance Doc replied 1 year ago
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You should just need to push the button next to the filter really hard and the filter should pop out. If that isn't working, then turn the water off and push the water dispenser to relieve any pressure stored inside. Then push again on the release button hard. If it still won't release then you need to replace the filter housing and the filter because it has just failed for some reason.

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