How to Replace an Aqua Pure AP810 Water Filter

Filters for the Aqua-Pure AP801 and AP801-1.5 are used to address sediment, taste, rust, and odor concerns with your drinking water. The Aquapure AP810 whole house water filter removes sediment, rust, and other contaminates down to 5 microns. Depending on your incoming water quality it is recommended that you replace your AP810 filter at least every 6 months.

Steps

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    Turn off incoming water by isolating the Aqua-Pure system with existing valves on your homes water supply system.
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    Bleed the pressure from your Aqua-Pure unit by pressing down on the red button (pressure relief button) on the top of the filter housing
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    Take your filter wrench and slide it up from the bottom of the filter housing towards the head. Once in place turn to the left to unscrew.
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    Remove the housing, and wipe it clean, and then insert your new Aqua-Pure AP810 water filter.
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    Add a small amount of silicone o-ring lubricant (available at most hardware stores) to the O-ring and screw the housing back into the head.
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    Turn back on your water supply to the system.

Tips

  • Change the filter cartridge at least every 6 months. Improper installation and maintenance may result in property damage due to water leakage.

Warnings

  • Do not use with water that is micro-biologically unsafe or of unknown quality without adequate disinfection before or after the system.

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