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Model # GXRM10RBL

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Reverse Osmosis Filtration System

$179.00 /each
  • Reduces up to 99% of the contaminants in your drinking water
  • Filter change indicator signals you to change the filter
  • Under-sink installation

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PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Model # GXRM10RBL

Internet # 202073853

Store SKU # 456690

To keep your water tasting and smelling great consider installing the GE Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System. This water filter is installed under your sink for a discreet appearance and filters up to 11 Gal. of water daily. The reverse osmosis membrane helps reduce microscopic contaminants such as arsenic, lead and ammonia, for better tasting water for drinking and cooking. The filter indicator reminds you when to replace the filter.

  • Reverse osmosis filtration Water is filtered three times
  • Chrome faucet with filter replacement indicator Faucet and full installation kit included
  • Premium filtration Certified to reduce lead, arsenic, pesticides and more than 10 other contaminants
  • 6-month filter life For best filtration results, filters (FX12P) should be replaced every six months and membrane (FX12M) every year
  • Valve offers 1 GPM water flow at 125 psi drop
  • Includes system filters, membrane, storage tank and full installation kit

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SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions
Fitting size (in.) 
Product Depth (in.) 
5.5 
Product Height (in.) 
15.75 
Product Width (in.) 
Details
Automatic shutoff 
No 
Chlorine reduction (%) 
97 
Color/Finish 
White Filter Housing 
Faucet Included 
Yes 
Features 
Filter change indicator 
Filter change indicator 
Yes 
Filtration Method 
Reverse Osmosis Membrane 
Filtration method 
Reverse Osmosis 
Fitting style 
Quick connect 
Hardware Included 
Yes 
Includes 
Faucet,Hardware,Installation kit 
Installation kit included 
Yes 
Lead reduction (%) 
96 
Maximum feed water pressure (psi) 
125 
Maximum feed water temperature (F) 
100 
Maximum filtered water flow (gallons per min.) 
Minimum feed water pressure (psi) 
40 
Minimum feed water temperature (F) 
40 
Number of filters included 
Number of stages 
Product Weight (lb.) 
7 lb 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Water Filtration System Type 
Reverse Osmosis 
Water Filtration Technology 
Reverse Osmosis 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings 
NSF Listed 
Manufacturer Warranty 
1 year limited warranty 

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Features: Filter change indicator
Filtration Method: Reverse Osmosis Membrane
Price: $150 - $200
Brand: GE
Review Rating: 3 & Up
Number of stages: 3
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Is a continuous runoff of water into the drain expected ?

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pmenon
September 17, 2012
I've installed the system and emptied the tank thrice. I still hear water running into the drain. Is it normal for water to be running through the system even when the tank is full ?

If not, how do I fix it ?
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January 6, 2016
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I had RO system for ~5 year and the drain was on and off...Then, I replaced it with a new one and noticed that the water wasted would never stop. I put a 6 gallons bucket to collect the waste water under the sink, and the bucket was filled in ~1hr and 15 min. That is more than 3,000 gallons wasted per month. I disconnected it, and I'm planning to replace it with a different RO. PureValue 5EZ50 Five Stage Read More
I had RO system for ~5 year and the drain was on and off...Then, I replaced it with a new one and noticed that the water wasted would never stop. I put a 6 gallons bucket to collect the waste water under the sink, and the bucket was filled in ~1hr and 15 min. That is more than 3,000 gallons wasted per month. I disconnected it, and I'm planning to replace it with a different RO. PureValue 5EZ50 Five Stage RO System Read Less
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April 17, 2013
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If you empty the tank, you will hear the system running as it is trying to fill the tank again. The system should shut off when the thank is full.
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February 26, 2013
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The system should not drain forever. If you fill a 10 cup coffee pot, it should take about 1 to 1 1/4 hour to recharge. If it is running all the time something is not connected correctly.
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Rochester, NY, USA
December 29, 2012
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It is normal for water to run to the effluent line through the air gap in the base of the faucet and then down the drain. This is how Reverse Osmosis works by applying water pressure across a semi-permeable membrane. Some of the water goes down the drain and some goes through the membrane and is ultra clear. The water will run until the pressurized storage tank is full. It should stop running once the Read More
It is normal for water to run to the effluent line through the air gap in the base of the faucet and then down the drain. This is how Reverse Osmosis works by applying water pressure across a semi-permeable membrane. Some of the water goes down the drain and some goes through the membrane and is ultra clear. The water will run until the pressurized storage tank is full. It should stop running once the tank is full. If the water continues to run either the valve inside the RO module is faulty, or the water pressure that is used to fill the unit is too low to fill the tank to the right pressure to close the effluent valve. Read Less
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October 4, 2012
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I suggest you call GE
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Harrisburg, PA, USA
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September 29, 2012
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Yes, the runoff is to be expected. According to sources this unit requires about 40 gallons of water to make 9.5 gallons a day. I decided not to install this system in my house because of this reason & I have to use their faucet. If I were going to install it, I would put it in the basement or some area away from the kitchen where I would not have to listen to it run all of the time.
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September 18, 2012
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Hello,
Thank you for your inquiry on the GE Reverse Osmosis filtration system model # GXRM10RBL.
The sound you hear is normal, The draining is the waste water and it will continue until the tank has reached capacity, it can take 4-6 hours.
Donna with GE
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How does this filtration system work?

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Sharon
OK
September 4, 2012
Does it use any chemicals to filter the water? Exactly what is the filter made of?
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Malibu, CA
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It works by forcing the water through special membranes that only allow water to pass, and trap all impurities. There are good informational videos here
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The unit does not use any chemicals.
Water is pre-filtered though an activated carbon filter (the prefilter) and introduced to the reverse osmosis (RO) membrane. Reverse osmosis membrane is a roll of material which looks like paper. I do not know what it is exactly made of but it looks like a cellulose based material (special kind of paper). The membrane has very tiny holes in it which allow only water Read More
The unit does not use any chemicals.
Water is pre-filtered though an activated carbon filter (the prefilter) and introduced to the reverse osmosis (RO) membrane. Reverse osmosis membrane is a roll of material which looks like paper. I do not know what it is exactly made of but it looks like a cellulose based material (special kind of paper). The membrane has very tiny holes in it which allow only water molecules to pass through. Any impurities larger than the size of a water molecule are left behind and drained out as reject water.
The filtered water is stored in a storage tank. When you open the faucet, water from the storage tank flows through the post filter (another activated carbon filter) and out of the faucet. Read Less
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February 26, 2013
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The RO system uses sophisticated filters and membrane to take impurities out of the water. It functions similar to the liver in the human body. The larger and more complex systems are used in San Diego for example, to desalinate their drinking water. It does not use chemicals.
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check out on line under reverse osmosis
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No chemicals
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The web explains how the system works. Click on reverse osmosis. Basically it discharges the garbage down the drain and leaves 95% pure water. No chemicals are used. Filters and membrane require replacement which is a no brainer for any handy person.
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Hello Sharon,
Thank you for your inquiry on the GE Reverse Osmosis Filtration System model # GXRM10RBL
Reverse Osmosis is a process of filtering a liquid, such as water through a semi-permeable membrane (filter) which will transmit the liquid but will impede most solids. Reverse osmosis filtration
water is filtered three times.
Reduces 16 contaminants that can be found in drinking water. The elements Read More
Hello Sharon,
Thank you for your inquiry on the GE Reverse Osmosis Filtration System model # GXRM10RBL
Reverse Osmosis is a process of filtering a liquid, such as water through a semi-permeable membrane (filter) which will transmit the liquid but will impede most solids. Reverse osmosis filtration
water is filtered three times.
Reduces 16 contaminants that can be found in drinking water. The elements reduced are not necessarily present in your water.
TDS Removal 95%
Arsenic Reduction 97%
Barium Reduction 96%
Cadmium Reduction 97%
Chlorine Taste and Odor Reduction 97%
Chromium III Reduction 97%
Chromium VI Reduction 96%
Copper Reduction 98%
Cysts Reduction 99.99%
Fluroide Reduction 87%
Lead Reduction 96%
Nickel Reduction 99%
Nitrate Reduction 88%
Nitrite Reduction 85%
Radium Reduction 96%
Selenium Reduction 97%
TDS Reduction 95%
Turbidity Reduction 99%
The Carbon Block filter membrane FX12M is made of a thin film Polyamide
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I hope this helps!
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Possible causes for low to no flow?

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We have replaced the pre and post filter twice, the membrane, auto shut off valve. I just did another test to rule something out: I let it fill up for an hour and turned the water off, the spicket on, and only a half cup of water was total.. Could it be the tank? we have already replaced the unit once due to some other issue 3 years ago, this is getting annoying. Please any help is appreciated.
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May 2, 2016
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Hi Alex- This is Sue at GE Appliances. We are sorry to hear of this unfortunate experience with your RO System and apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. We encourage you to contact our SmartWater Team for assistance at 1-800-952-5039. Thanks for reaching out to us!
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clogged filters, try back flushing RO membrane or a cleaner http://reverseosmosischemicals.com
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clogged filters or RO membrane is clogging. use cleaner from http://reverseosmosischemicals.com
or try to back flush the RO membrane
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visit http://reverseosmosischemicals.com/ it is possible that you are clogging Ro membrane prematurely. they make cleaning solvents for this. what i like to do is back flush the ro filter under low pressure for a few minutes once a year when i change the cartridges. you can also have your water tested by places that sell water softeners, they will tell you if you have a high mineral content. sometimes Read More
visit http://reverseosmosischemicals.com/ it is possible that you are clogging Ro membrane prematurely. they make cleaning solvents for this. what i like to do is back flush the ro filter under low pressure for a few minutes once a year when i change the cartridges. you can also have your water tested by places that sell water softeners, they will tell you if you have a high mineral content. sometimes home well will have sediment that builds up and this can also clog them early. if you are in a area of hard water, or high iron, you can change your pre filters with a different type to better suit your needs. Aquarium stores have a water softening pillow, used for fish tanks, (same resin that is used in water softeners) and you can place one of these in your pre filter to aid in hard water, and is reusable by soaking in salt water. your holding tank may be under pressure, where it can't fill up, there is a valve, like a bicycle tire on the tank to remove some of its back pressure (just don't do too much, you need the back pressure of the tank to shut the unit off when tank is full. i would first try back washing your filter - -swap the in and out of the ro membrane, and turn the water on very little - -let it run a bit. then place back in its original position and see if you get more flow Read Less
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The tank my have a leak in the internal bladder. Check the air pressure(valve on side of tank). It should be around 8-10 psi to function properly. If the bladder has ruptured the tank will have to be replaced. Also, the minimum operating pressure on the water flow from the feed pipe into the filter is 50 psi. If it falls too low the unit will not function. Check your home's water pressure. HTH
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Does this also remove calcium (white stuff)?

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Does this also able to remove calcium (white stuff)?
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it will remove most of it - -but hard water areas - -you will want to back flush your filters to discharge what it filters out
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Reverse osmosis removes 99% of calcium and 99% of the magnesium in the water supply.
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This system will not remove calcium.
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Hi Flower,
I am happy to help. This reverse osmosis system does not reduce or remove calcium or magnesium. Water softeners remove calcium and magnesium. I hope this helps. Thanks for checking.
Lisa from GE Appliances.
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Rated 3.7 out of 5 by 243 reviewers.
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Undersink Modification Required After experiencing a overpressure in the waterline into the drainvalue within the sinkbase from the small black relief line to it and the larger black drain line that dumps into the main plumbing. Contacted customer service and was instruced to buy a newer model and seek a instore credit. My decision was to cut the smaller black felief tube to bypass the vent inside the base of the dispencer. I cut the large black drain tube from the base of the dispencer and then inserted the smaller relief tube into the larger drain tube. This bypassed the vent option at the base of the dispencer and drains direct. Overpressure leak solved and works great without thd expensive costs of loss and replacement. May 4, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works great, no problems & Much better water and cheaper than bottled water. THis was the second one that I installed. Bought my first one 15 years ago and had to replace the tank (the internal bladder broke after all these years), so I just bought another new one. Plan to keep using this type of product forever. Bottled water is often just filtered tap water put in plastic bottles that may contaminate the water. And bottled water costs more than gasoline. So make your own very clean water. May 10, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by I am shocked this is a GE product I just took the unit out. It never did alert me to the 6 month filter replacement. I checked that the battery was still good and it was. It has been refilling the holding tank constantly for the last two months (running water down the drain, never shutting off after the tank was full). I wondered why my water bill was so high. The water pressure coming from the RO tap has dropped. There will be no more GE products for me. April 8, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by poor dispenser The unit is well designed but the faucet to dispense water has a close curve to the neck making it difficult to get a container under it easily. I substituted an other faucet to make it usable for me. May 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great for the money Easy to install, simple and good price. Home Depot has fast shipping. April 19, 2016
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by does n ot have a long life I have had this unit for 3 years. I continually have to clean the tube that goes to the drain due to black gunk building up in the tube which causes the water to back up and come out from around the faucet inside and fill my cabinets up with water. Today I pulled the tube to clean again and it broke off at the handle. I took the handle out to find the cheap plastic became brittle and broke off inside the handle! Will not be going back to this pain in the neck filter system. March 24, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by GREAT SYSTEM I bought 3 years ago and works perfect. water taste great! March 16, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Ge profile ro filter After two years my profile RO system stopped making water. I replaced all the filters and the system filled once and the surprisingly it stopped making water. After the water from the initial fill was consumed the tank was mainly empty by weight. I checked the tank bladder pressure and it needed ait so I pumped it to 7psi. If this step dosen't work then the U Tube videos say the pressure valve needs to be cleaned. i woukd aporeciate an answer from GE as to how to do this as the unit seems highly integrated. I have had other RO filters in other houses and never had this much trouble and am very dissapointed in this unit January 25, 2016
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