Why water tastes bad in French Door fridge water dispenser?

Last Update Date : Apr 19. 2018

In case of initial installation :

 

Bad tasting / smelling water is most commonly experienced with the first few Litres of water the refrigerator dispenses. Samsung recommends you dispense 5-7 Litres of water after you initially set the water line up to flush the system.

Why water tastes bad in French Door fridge water dispenser?

Ice bucket is recommended to clean before using ice and do not use ice for 1 or 2 days and empty the ice box once it produces full of ice in ice bucket. 

 

In case of water flow route contamination :

 

When you install water connection, do not forget to install water filter before dispensing water. If you dispense water without water filter installationwater hose & water tank will be contaminated and hard to clean it back.

 

In case of filter contamination :

1 If your refrigerator is not brand new, and you are experiences an odour in the ice or water, replace the filter.
2 The filter may not be clogged, but it may be contaminated with excessive impurities.

After installing the new filter, flush the system by dispensing approximately 5-7 Litres of water.

Why water tastes bad in French Door fridge water dispenser?
Why water tastes bad in French Door fridge water dispenser?

Note:

1.  If you want to drink purified water, you can directly connect water purifier to water hose at the back of fridge.

2.  It is highly recommended to use water filter provided by Samsung. 

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