Do I need to replace my fridge water filter every six months?
Refrigerator filters should be replaced every 6 months. Never leave a filter in place longer than a year. The longer you use a carbon filter beyond its maximum capacity, the more harmful your water could become.
How long does LG refrigerator filter last?
Will a refrigerator work without a filter?
In some circumstances, a refrigerator can work without a water filter installed, and the water skips the filtration step and goes straight to the ice maker. Some refrigerators require an extra part, called bypass plug, for the water to skip the filtration step.
When should I change my LG refrigerator water filter?
You should replace your LG 5231JA2002A refrigerator water filter every six months or if your water has a bad taste or odor.
Where is the filter for LG refrigerator?
The filter is mounted on the left side of the fresh zone in the refrigerator. Remove the left side fresh zone drawer. Push, then pull out the bottom side of the filter cover to remove it.
Can I use my LG refrigerator without the water filter?
If the refrigerator does not have a bypass plug and the filter housing can be closed with the filter cap, a filter is not needed. If the refrigerator has a bypass plug, it must be properly installed for the water and ice dispensers to work without a filter.
How often do I really need to change my refrigerator water filter?
every 6 months