No funny taste or anything very happy. I was able to replaced my old broken copper line with this in about 20 minutes. Everything held tightly and there were no leaks. The product is good. Have to say this worked like a charm. My water dispenser in my fridge just stopped working one day. I knew it was still getting water since the ice maker was still producing ice so the most logical thing was that the line to the water dispenser had frozen.
After looking for a solution I found a link for this product. I just received it today and it worked perfectly. Microwaved a cup of water for 30 seconds and filled up the plunger.
Pushed the hose into the water dispenser tube as far as it would go and pushed the warm water into the line. It took 2 tries, but it cleared out the piece of ice that was blocking the line. So happy my water dispenser is working again and it really only took me a couple of minutes to get Product works well tubing was not quite 25 feet, but everything else was as described.
Could use more fittings and there is no need for the Teflon tape as the plastic fittings do not need it.
It has all the parts necessary and is straightforward to hook-up. There is a YouTube video which is a great help as a picture is worth a thousand words it covers the entire installation of the filter I had to adjust a slight bit because my fridge has a copper supply line so I purchased an adapter at the hardware store to go from the tubing to the copper. We definitely recommend it to get more out of your water filter purchase.
In our minds, you've already gone to the trouble of filtered water, so keep it as filtered water especially as your ice melts SharkBite Plumbing Installation Kit. I was a little worried when I ordered these but I wanted something simple to plumb water to my refrigerator. I was pleasantly surprised that it never leaked and it's still holding up. It was a little bit of a challenge to get the pipe to slide back over the copper pipe but I used a box end wrench and that gave me enough leverage to get the job done. If you pay attention to the instructions, you won't go wrong.
You might want to purchase the little tool that deburs the end and gives you the exact measurement to cut the pipe. I would definitely recommend this to a friend. Got a new hose with the fridge when I moved and some awful tasting water from the fridge, figured it was the hose I used at first and just ran the water a lot to try and get the rubbery taste out but when it still didn't go away I looked at the filter. Swapped that out, still no joy. Finally I I went ahead and replaced the "high quality" hose I'd gotten from Lowe's with this one and the taste went away instantly.
Connected my reverse osmosis system to my fridge with this - I have well water so it's not good for drinking or ice. Our GE Profile fridge has a water tank in the bottom back to keep chilled water for the door water dispenser.
Maytag fridge icemaker water hookup
I have had to replace this tank 2 times now, it always starts leaking on the joint where the tank is seamed. Then everytime you get water out it squirts water into the fridge and eventually runs out on the floor.
New appliances, so nice to have this pre installed. Everything you need is supplied in this kit. It has both brass and plastic ferrules.
Maytag REFRIGERATOR User Instructions: Connect The Water Supply
Use the plastic ones with the tube reinforcing inserts. I highly recommend this kit. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?
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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. If you have done a lot of plumbing in the past, have a lot of tools and are keen on making an hour long project into a day long affair, this is a reasonable kit to buy. The saddle valve is not self tapping, as noted in previous reviews. However, the directions refer to a "pilot tube" to guide where to mount saddle relative to hole that must be drilled, does not exist. Furthermore, the directions do not state what size drill bit to use when drilling into the pipe. The rubber piece that is included also needs to be drilled before installing.
This is a huge issue if you are an average homeowner seeking to install this line yourself. Other than that, this kit is complete and provides everything you need to install the water line. I bent the line trying during installation and ended up going with a PEX. If you have a lot of turns and bends then save some money and go PEX. This was just what we needed to install our new refrigerator.
And the price was very reasonable too. This was not used for what you might expect. My husband had wanted to set up a water distillery and this was the cheaper way to purchase the amount and size of tubing we needed. We have enough left over to fix our icemaker if we ever need it and can distill water as well. Two for the price of one.
EZ Connect Ice Maker Installation - LEARN Whirlpool Video Center
I purchased this after having a plastic and a PVC line installed. Copper is the way to go! The water and ice from my refrigerator taste great. One person found this helpful. Directions are completely illegible. The Saddle bracket does not have a piercing pin so you have to drill into your pipe. See all 13 reviews.
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