Culligan AC15 AquaClear Reverse Osmosis System Stages:
Stage 1: The Culligan Compatible RS-23-SED5 Sediment Pre-Filter is a 5 micron sediment filter used in the first stage. It screens out dirt, sediment, sand, rust and other physical particles. The Stage 1 filter should be changed every 3 - 6 months depending on the level of sediment in your water. Culligan Compatible 01-4015-38, 00-0001-20, 4412-75, 4496-27, S7011C, 4485-44, 4496-27.
Stage 2: The PRE-RO Carbon Block Water Filter is used in the second stage. It reduces chlorine taste and odor that may be in your water supply. The Stage 2 filter should be changed every 6-12 months. Culligan Compatible 01-0125-80, 00-0011-38, 01-0042-91, 01-0000-78, 4027-96, 4487-63, 4496-28, 4487-62.
Stage 3: The TFM-18-A RO Membrane goes in the third stage. It is an 18 GPD membrane. The Stage 3 RO membrane should be changed every 2 years. Culligan Compatible 01-0001-45, 00-4493-72, 00449372 4493-72.
Stage 4: The K2333-KK 3/8" Inlet/Outlet post filter is the 4th stage. The polishing filter reduces chlorine taste and odor that may be in your water supply. The Stage 4 filter should be changed every 6-12 months. Culligan Compatible 01-0042-91. Note: A few AC-15 models have a 1/4" Inlet/Outlet for the post filter. For 1/4" Inlet/Outlets, order the K2333-JJ Post-Carbon Filter (Culligan Compatible 01-0000-79).
Culligan AC-15 Aqua Cleer Reverse Osmosis System Water Filter Change Intervals:
The filter change interval will vary due to your water quality and the amount of water used.
Culligan AC-15 Aqua Cleer RO System Parts & Accessories:
Culligan AC-15 O-Ring: OR-ACH. The o-rings should be replaced every filter change.
Culligan Aqua Cleer O-Ring Lubricant: OR-LUBRICANT-LG. O-Rings should be greased on every filter change with food-grade o-ring lubricant.
Culligan AC-15 RO Tank: RO-T25-P. Replace tank when needed.
Culligan AC-15 Aqua Cleer RO Tank Pressure Gauge: TPG-100. Monitor tank pressure to keep reverse osmosis system running optimally.
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Culligan AC-15 Aqua Cleer Reverse Osmosis Replacement Filter Instructions:
It is recommended that you sanitize your RO System every time you replace your membranes and filters with a product like Pro Chemicals Sani System.
Pro Chemicals Sani-System Liquid Sanitizer Video (See below for Instructions):
Pro Chemicals Sani-System Liquid Sanitizer Instructions:
Shut off water supply to RO unit and remove membrane and all filters. Use rubber gloves and store filters and membranes in water to prevent damage.
Turn on water faucet and depressurize system.
Turn off the water faucet, and pour entire packet directly into first main housing unit. Turn on water supply to RO system.
Allow system to fill with water. Time will vary depending on water pressure. However, system should be full within 5 – 10 minutes without filters or membrane. Flush system two times.
Replace or re-install membranes and all filters.
Store sanitizer in a cool, dry location. Rubber gloves are suggested when handling this product. Read relevant MSDS before handling product.