EVERPURE® PBS-400 WATER FILTRATION SYSTEM SISTEMA DE FILTRACIÓN DE AGUA PBS-400 PBS-400 SYSTÈME DE FILTRAGE D’EAU ©2016 Pentair Residential Filtration, LLC www.pentairaqua.com ENGLISH Thank you for purchasing an Everpure by Pentair commercialgrade water filtration system for your home. With your Everpure by Pentair system, you get premium quality water direct from your tap that’s great-tasting, healthful and convenient for you and your family. 1 1 PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS • • • • • 3 For Cold Water Use Only Temperature Range: 35-100°F (2-38°C) Min.-Max. Working Pressure: 10-125 psi (0.7-8.6 bar) Service Flow Rate: 2.2 gpm (8.3 Lpm) Capacity: 3,000 gallons (11,355 L) 4 5 6 7 2 TOOLS REQUIRED FOR INSTALLATION • • • • Phillips Screwdriver Adjustable Wrench Tape Measure Pencil 9 8 BASIC INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS 1. Open Carton & Inspect Parts Installation Parts Key Description Part No. 1 QL3 Filter Head EV927082 2 PBS-400 Filter Cartridge EV927086 3 2 Locking Washers EV306204 4 2 Screws EV306196 5 3/8-inch MPT x 3/8-inch FTP Elbow EV310852 6 (2) 3/8-inch x 1/2-inch Unions EV312251 7 (2) 3/8-inch x 3/8-inch Unions EV312250 8 Plumber Tape EV312119 9 Everpure Filter Timer EV314160 2. Verify Under-Sink Mounting Location Measure 20 inches from the base of the cabinet, and mark the mounting location for the top of the filter head. Make sure there is adequate space above the head to open and close the built in shut-off valve and to avoid crimping the water line tubing. Also, make sure your chosen location offers easy access for future cartridge changes. DIMENSION Width Mounting Height Depth PBS-400 5 inches 20 inches 5 inches NOTE: The head and cartridge must be mounted in the vertical position, with the cartridge hanging down. 3. Mount Filter Head Under Sink 2 • EVERPURE PBS-400 Water Filtration System ® 2 20 inches BASIC INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS CONTINUED 3 NOTE: Two sets of unions are included to connect to the 3/8inch head connections. If your existing braided tubing has 1/2-inch connections, use the 1/2-inch x 3/8-inch unions instead of the 3/8-inch x 3/8-inch unions. You will have 2 extra fittings with either installation. The following instructions are for a typical installation using 1/2-inch supply lines. B. Apply plumber tape to the threads of the Elbow Fitting and screw into the inlet (left) side of the Filter Head. Hand tighten only. B 4 E C. Apply plumber tape to the small threads of the second Union Fitting, and screw into the right side of the filter head in the same manner. D C ENGLISH A. Apply plumber tape to the small threads of one Union Fitting and screw into the open end of the Elbow. Wrap tape in direction of the threads to assure a tight fit and avoid small leaks. A F H G D. Securely mount the filter head on the cabinet wall using the enclosed mounting screws and washers. 4. Connect Inlet Water Supply E. Locate and close the cold water shut-off valve under your sink. Open cold water line of faucet to release water pressure. 5 I F. Unscrew and disconnect the braided tubing on top of cold water shut-off valve. G. Attach one end of the new braided tubing to the top of the cold water shut-off valve. H. Attach the other end of the new Braided Tubing to the inlet side of the filter head (Union & Elbow Fittings). 5. Attach Filtered Water To Cold Line of Faucet I. Attach open end of existing Braided Tubing to Union Fitting on outlet side (right) of new Filter Head. Hand tighten to avoid damage to fittings. 6. Install And Flush Filter Cartridge 6 J K J. Lift handle of the build-in shut off (QC Valve) on the Head. L K. Hold Head firmly with one hand. Label L. Align cartridge lug with label on filter Head. M. Insert filter Cartridge—Push upwards. M N. Turn it to the right—About 1⁄4 turn—Until rotation stops. Lug O. Open cold water valve and check for leaks up to Inlet Elbow Fitting. P. Open Water Faucet (not pictured). Q. Lower the QC Valve Handle to flush water to the sink. NOTE: Flush new filter cartridges for at least 3 minutes to remove air and any loose carbon. At first the water may appear cloudy due to trapped air in the filter and tubing. If water continues to be cloudy for more that one week, please contact Pentair Technical Support for assistance: (800) 279-9404 R. Activate Filter Timer by pinching bubble until you feel a change in resistance as the Filter timer “pops.” Within a few seconds, a thin RED line will appear in the white window showing the Timestrip® has been activated. Peel away backing and adhere to desired location. When the white window is completely filled with RED, it is time to replace your product. Q O N EVERPURE PBS-400 Water Filtration System • 3 ® ENGLISH HEALTH CLAIM PERFORMANCE CLASSIFIED BY UL This system has been tested according to NSF/ANSI 42 and 53 for the reduction of the substances listed below. The concentration of the indicated substances in water entering the system was reduced to a concentration less than or equal to the permissible limit for water leaving the system, as specified in NSF/ANSI 42 and 53. Substance Influent Challenge Concentration Max. Permissible Product Water Concentration Reduction Requirements Minimum Reduction Average Reduction Standard 42—Aesthetic Effects Chlorine 2.0 mg/L ± 10% ≥ 50% 98% Particulate, Class I particles 0.5 to <1 µm at least 10,000 particles/mL ≥ 85% 99.8% This System has been Tested & Certified by WQA against Std. 42 & 53 as verified and substantiated by test data for the reduction of: This Filter System has been Tested & Certified by the WQA against NSF/ANSI Std. 42,53, 372 & CSA B483.1 Std. No. 42—Aesthetic effects Chemical Reduction Chlorine Taste & Odor Mechanical Filtration Nominal Particulate Class I EPA Est. No. 002623-IL-002 State of California Department of Public Health Water Treatment Device Certificate Number 13-2213 Standard 53—Health Effects Cyst Minimum 50,000/L 99.95% 99.99% 99.99% Lead 8.5 0.15 mg/L ± 10% 0.010 mg/L 94.1% 97.2% Lead 6.5 0.15 mg/L ± 10% 0.010 mg/L 98.9% 98.9% NOTE: This installation must comply with all applicable state and local regulations. NOTE: Maximum working pressure 125 psi. NOTE: Do no use with water that is microbiologically unsafe or unknown quality without adequate disinfection before or after the system. Systems certified for cyst reduction may be used on waters that may contain filterable cysts. NOTE: Testing was performed under standard laboratory conditions, actual performance may vary. NOTE: This drinking water system must be maintained according to manufacturer’s instructions, including replacement of filter cartridges. Suggested retail $134.99. CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 WARNING WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer or birth defects or other reproductive harm. Reduces particles as small as 0.5 micron in size by mechanical means. NSF/ANSI Standard 53 certified to reduce cysts such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia by mechanical means. 4 • EVERPURE PBS-400 Water Filtration System ® Std. No. 53—Health effects Chemical Reduction Lead Mechanical Filtration Cyst Date Issued: December 5, 2013 Trademark/Model Designation EverPure PBS-400 Replacement Elements PBS-400 Manufacturer: Pentair Residential Filtration, LLC. The water treatment device(s) listed on this certificate have met the testing requirements pursuant to Section 116830 of the Health and Safety Code for the following health related contaminants: Microbiological Contaminants and Turbidity Cysts Inorganic/Radiological Contaminants Lead Organic Contaminants None Rated Service Capacity 3,000 gallons Rated Service Flow: 2.2 gallons per minute Conditions of Certification Do not use where water is microbiologically unsafe or with water of unknown quality, except that systems for cyst reduction may be used on disinfected waters that contain filterable cysts.