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Designer Series Water Filter Bypass


  • How do you bypass the water filter on Designer (formerly Integrated) unit?
  • Bypass water filter use on a Designer Column (IC) or Designer Tall (IT) unit
  • Do not want to use the water filter
  • Turn off the water filter on Designer models


To bypass the water filtration system for Designer (formerly Integrated) models, remove the water filter cartridge and the system is bypassed.

  • If the filter is not installed, the filter function is not in use.
  • Designer Drawers (ID) do not have a water filtration system.
  • In bypass mode, the water supplied to the unit is not filtered.
  • The water filter monitor must be deactivated and reactivated if a new filter is inserted.
  • See also, Designer Water Filter Life Monitor.

Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information. Contact a Factory Certified Parts Distributor to order parts.


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