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Old 03-08-2023, 11:16 PM   #1
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What size water filter?

Does anyone recognize this water filter system? It seems the manufacture used water based ink which dissolved when I removed the filter case. There is no lettering or numbers on the actual filter. I have not been able to locate a replacement filter. What filter number do you use? I ordered an incorrect one from etrailer. (See photo attached?)Thanks !
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Old 03-09-2023, 07:52 AM   #3
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I would put dollars to donuts most standard 2.5 x 10 inch water filters will fit that housing, and there are lots of choices depending on what you want.
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We use RV Filter store:
https://www.rvwaterfilterstore.com/filter-cartridges

We also use Clear Source for some filters as well:
https://www.clearsourcerv.com/collec...cement-filters
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Old 03-09-2023, 09:23 AM   #5
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That is a Forest River Electronics FRE10H housing. Here is a link to it on their website: https://www.forestriverelectronics.c...10-housing.htm

Any 2.5x10 filter will work. Choose one based on what you are trying to filter (rust, sediment, chlorine, etc). The sources listed above are good ones.
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Old 03-09-2023, 09:31 AM   #6
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Looks like you have a filter and housing from these guys... If you click on the full system link it looks to be the same housing you posted.


https://www.forestriverelectronics.c...or-fre-10h.htm
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Old 03-10-2023, 09:48 AM   #7
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I use express water filter cartridges, they will work for you.

I always buy in qty as the price drops significantly. Typically there are others in the RV park that have similar filters so I just get 3, 4 or more guys together and we buy in larger qty filter lots.

I buy 1 micron sediment for $1.99 and 5 micron carbon block for $5.99.

https://www.expresswater.com/
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Old 03-20-2023, 11:04 AM   #8
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Thanks all, for your input!
One would think water filters would be universal in size or use, but tis not the case.
After looking my collection of filters over today, I found the words "Pro Water Parts" on the top of the water filter needing to be replaced. ClearChoice has a much smaller mouth and is a little shorter. The filter from my former RV does not have a neck.

Thanks specifically to SailerSam and CVL (and google), I think I found the correct replacement: FRE-10-GN .

https://www.forestriverelectronics.c...for-fre-10.htm

Assume the problem is resolved unless I add to this chain. Here's hoping the filter arrives before I depart this campground. In the interim, I have been using a filter that attaches to the incoming hose line. I do wish that exact measurements were available in the 'description' section of filters found on line.
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