Mounting bracket (1) ITEM #1001 1001 090 465 US MODEL #HDG2VS4 Use and Care Guide Screws (4) Advanced Household Water Filtration System Water filter ((1) INSTALLATION LOCATIO LOCATION N □ □ □ Clamp (2) A mounting bracket and screws are included to support the filter assembly. To filter all house water, install the filtration system on the main COLD supply water pipe near where it enters the house. Allow a minimum of 2 in. under the filtration system for removing the the sump in order to change the filter cartri cartridge. OUT Ground Wire IN NOTE: 5 micron melt blown filter cartridge included. 3/4 in. male NPT Threaded Adaptor (2) GROUNDING INFORMATIO INFORMATION N The house cold water pipe is often used to ground electrical outlets. Grounding protects you from electrical shock. Installin Installingg the water filtration system may break this ground. To restore, install a #4 copper wire across the filter, tightly clamped at both ends ends. Shutoff Valve Cold Water Pipe Installation 1 □ □ □ □ □ □ □ Installing the filtration system Obtain two 3/4 in. male NPT adaptors (not included) oof the appropriate te size and type to adapt to the existing cold water supply pipe. Shut off the water supply to the main pipe and open a high and low faucet in the system to drain the pipe. Cut out a section of the COLD water supply pipe several inches long, as needed to install the filtration system system. Seee the Installation Location drawing. Install the mounting bracket on the filter head before connecting to the plumbing. Apply four wraps of sealant tape to the threads of the 3/4 in. male NPT adaptors (not included) and carefully turn them into the filtration system's inlet and outlet ports. With the IN side of the filtration system toward the incoming water, make connections as the Installation Location figure shows.. When tighteni tightening ng compression nuts, use a second wrench to hold the 3/4 in. male NPT adaptor while turning the nut. Fully open the cold water faucet downstream of the filtration system system. Slowly lowly turn the water supply back on and check for leaks. Turn off the cold water faucet when the water flow becomes smooth. Mounting Bracket Head Screws (4) NOTE: The filtration system's valve handle should be in the "FILTER" position position. 2 Vent Valve Installing or replacing a filter cartridge O-Ring Seal CAUTION CAUTION: Never remove the sump with water pressure in the filter. Filter Cartridge Turn the filtration system valve handle to the “BYPASS” position. To relieve pressure in the filtration system system,, press the vent valve lve on top of the filtration system system.. Some water may leak out of the vent valve as pressure is being relieved relieved. Sump □ Carefully tturn urn the sump to the left to remov remove from the head, ead, as the sump is full of water. Do not lose the O-ring seal. A special wrench is included for removing the sump. □ Be sure the inside of the sump is clean. Thoroug Thoroughly hly wash with warm, soapy water and rinse. □ Remove the wrapper from the new filte filterr cartridge and iinsert nsert the filter cartridge into the sump. Some filter cartridges fit either Turn to the left way, while oothers thers fit only one way. Observe markings on the filter cartridge cartridge,, or on the wrapper. to remove □ Lightly lubricate the O-ring ring seal, in the sump, with sil silicone icone grea grease.. Be sure it is fully seated in the groove. Hold the sump up to the filter head, aligning the center hole in the cartridge with tthe protrusion on the bottom of the head. NOTE: If the sump will not tighten to the head, you may have the filter cartridge inn upside down or not centered in the sump. Take Replacement Parts: the filter cartridge out and check for correct orientation. □ HDGAOO4 – O-ring ring □ Being careful not to cross cross-thread, thread, turn the sump to the right onto the filter head and tighten securely. Do not overtighten. □ HDXAWO4 – Sump removal wrench □ Partially open a house faucet downstream of the filter housing. Then, turn the filter valve handle to the “FILTER” (ON) position and allow the filter housing to fill with water water. Close the faucet. Then, check for leaks between the Uses HDX™ Household Filters: sump and the head. □ HDX2CF4 - Household Carbon Filter NOTE: If a leak is occurring, turn off the water supply and depressurize the filter. Then, remove the sump and check the O-ring ring for cuts, flat spots, etc., and sealing surfaces for foreign material. Clean the O-ring ring and lubricate with silicone grease. Carefull Carefullyy press □ HDX2BF4 - Household Melt-Blown Blown Filter into the groove in the sump. □ HDX2SF4 - Household String String-Wound Wound Filter □ □ □ HDX2PF4 - Household Pleated Filter Other standard drop drop-in in household filters Safety Information □ □ □ □ □ □ □ Check with your local public works department for plumbing codes. You must follow their guidelines as you install the water ffiltration iltration system. Do not use this system on water that is microbiologically unsafe or of unknown quality without adequate disinfection before or after the system. This system is only for use on COLD water (100°F / 38°C max.). Do not install on a hot water supply. Do not install this system where it will be expose exposedd to outdoor weather or direct sun. Do not install or store this system where it will be exposed to temperatures below freezing. Water freezing in the system wil will damage it. The maximum operating water pressure of this system is 100 PSI.. If your home water pressure exceeds 80 PSI,, install a pressure reducing valve before install installing the filter filter. Keep solvents and sprays away from clear materials. Surface cracking and failure may result. Warranty Glacier Bay Water Filtration Systems Systems-- Warranty Glacier Bay Water Filtration Systems are manufactured under the highest standards of quality and workmanship. Glacier Bay Wat Water er Filtration Systems warrants to the original purchaser that this system will be leak and drip free during normal domestic use for a period of one (1) year from date of purchase. If this system should ever develop a leak or drip Glacier Bay Water Filtratio Filtrationn Systems will free of charge provide the parts necessary to put the system back in good working condition. A replacement for any defective part will be supplied free of charge for installation by the purchaser. Defects or damage caused by use of other th than an authorized parts are not covered by this warranty. This warranty shall be effective from date of purchase as shown on purchaser’ purchaser’ss receipt. Glacier Bay Water Filtration Systems shall be installed per the manufacturer’s installation instructions and speci specifications. fications. Some states do not allow limitations on how long a warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you. This wa warranty rranty is valid for the original purchaser only and excludes industrial, commercial, or business use of the product, product misuse, and product damage due to installation error, whether performed by a contractor, service company, or yourself. Glacier Bay Water Filtration Systems will not be responsible for labor charges or for damage incurred during installation, repair or repl replacement, acement, nor for incidental or consequential damages. Some states, provinces and nations do not allow the exclusion or limitation ooff incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusions or limitations may not apply to you. Glacier Bay Water Filtrat Filtration ion Systems will advise you of the procedure to follow in making warranty claims. Simply write to Glacier Bay Water Filtration Sys Systems tems at the address below. Explain the defect and include proof of purchase and you name, address and telephone number or yo youu can also call us at 1 1-800-247-1087. 1087. U.S.A Glacier Bay Water Filtration Systems 2455 Paces Ferry Road, N.W Atlanta, GA 30339 30339- 201 01-8401488 (Rev 0 00) Can Canada Glacier Bay Water Filtration Systems 900 900-11 Concorde Gate Toronto, ON M3C 4H9 H HOMEDEPOT.COM M/GLACIERBAY Please ase contact 1-800-2 247-1087 for furth rther assistance.