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I have a side by side refrigerator with the filter on bottom and the filter does not come out when button is pushed how is best way to take filter out?

Contractor's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance? And has it done this before?

Whirlpool model ED5FVGXWS07

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes if I can

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

The filter is an aqua blue whirlpool(###) ###-####

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Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 10 months ago
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pressing the button just unlocks the filter you still have to grab it and pull it out of the filter housing!

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
it seems to be stuck
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 10 months ago

do you have a pair of pliers that you can get a better grip on it?

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