October 27, 2020

How to replace twist-to-remove refrigerator water filters

By Sears PartsDirect staff
How to replace a twist-to-remove refrigerator water filter.
How to replace a twist-to-remove refrigerator water filter.

In this video, we show how to replace a refrigerator water filter that you twist to remove. This type of filter is found in one of several different locations depending on your refrigerator style.

Replace the water filter every 6 months to ensure you refrigerator's ice and water is contaminant and odor free; replace it more frequently if you notice the water flow slowing. If you’re having problems removing your old filter or installing the new one, check out our video on water filter replacement tips.

These instructions work for water filter part numbers 00491849, 00644845, 12004484, 5231JA2006E, 5231JA2006F, 8171413, 8212652, 836848, 9002, 9014, 9085, 9101, 9915, ADQ72910902, ADQ72910911, ADQ73613401, ADQ73613402, AGF80300704, AGF80300805, EDR2RXD1, EDR5RXD1, EDR6D1, EDR7D1, EDR8D1, EPTWFU01, EWF02, HAFCU1, MSWF, MWF, MXRC, RPWFE and XWF.

Repair guides for bottom-mount refrigerators

January 11, 2021
By Sears PartsDirect staff
How to replace a flipper mullion on a French-door refrigerator

If the flipper mullion breaks or its heater quits working, replace it in 15 minutes using these 4 easy steps.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
November 23, 2020
By Sears PartsDirect staff
How to replace a door gasket in a French-door refrigerator

The door gasket, often called a door seal, seals the gap around the door to keep the cold air in and the warm air out. Replace a worn or damaged door gasket by following these steps.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
How to replace a refrigerator defrost control assembly

Follow these steps to replace the defrost control assembly if your Kenmore or LG French door refrigerator displays an error code and the freezer won’t defrost.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 120 minutes or less

Articles and videos for bottom-mount refrigerators

September 26, 2019

Keeping your smart appliances secure from hackers

By Lyle Weischwill

Find out how to protect your smart appliances from malevolent invasions by hackers.

January 27, 2016

How to align the doors on a French door refrigerator with non-adjustable rollers video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

See how to align the two doors on a French door bottom-freezer refrigerator so the tops are even. The refrigerator in this video has non-adjustable rollers on the bottom, behind the grille.

January 27, 2016

How to align the doors on a French door refrigerator with adjustable rollers video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

See how to align the two doors on a French door bottom-freezer refrigerator so the tops are even. The refrigerator model in this video has adjustable rollers on the bottom, behind the grille.