Removing and Replacing a Maytag Water Filter

Maytag makes two refrigerator water filters. Find either 'Interior at the Ceiling in a flip down tray' or 'Interior upper right corner' below to learn how to remove and replace your Maytag water filter yourself. Maytag Refrigerator Filter Category

EDR4RXD1 Ice & Water Refrigerator Filter4 UKF8001

Inside at the Ceiling in a Flip Down Tray

Installation Instructions

  1. Locate the filter in a flip down compartment at the upper right of the refrigerator and Unlatch the plastic filter cover. Let it swing down (so you can see the filter)
  2. While pushing in, Twist the old filter counterclockwise until it is free.
  3. Slide the filter straight out and discard (the water will shut off automatically)
  4. Push the new filter into the fridge and Twist clockwise until it is fully in place.
  5. Push the plastic filter cover up until it snaps closed
  6. Flush 1 - 2 Gallons of Water to Purge Out Air From System.
  7. That's how easy it is to replace the PuriCleanII water filter
  8. Reset your 'change filter' light (if your fridge has one)

 

UKF7003 Ice & Water Refrigerator Filter7 EDR7D1

Inside at the Upper Right Corner

Installation Instructions

  1. Locate the filter inside the refrigerator at the right rear in a vertical posititon.
  2. Twist the old filter counterclockwise until it is free.
  3. Remove the filter straight down and discard (the water will shut off automatically)
  4. Push the new filter into the fridge and Twist clockwise until it is fully in place.
  5. Flush 1 - 2 Gallons of Water to Purge Out Air From System.
  6. That's how easy it is to replace the UKF7003 water filter.
  7. Reset your 'change filter' light (if your fridge has one).