Basic Water Filtration System
  • Basic Water Filtration System


The new PUR Basic Faucet Filtration System with MAXION™ Filter Technology uses superior filtration to reduce over 70 contaminants from your water. With tool-free installation, and a CleanSensor™ Monitor that visibly indicates when the filter needs to be changed, this filtration system is all you need to get clean, great-tasting water straight from your faucet.

  • Certified to remove 99% of Lead, 92% of certain pesticides and 96% of Mercury*
  • Includes one Basic Faucet Filter
  • Compatible with standard faucets. Will not work with pull-out or handheld faucets.

             *Test and certified by NSF & WQA.



Changing your water filter regularly is crucial when it comes to removing contaminants, because a clean filter means clean water. It is recommended that faucet filters be replaced every 100 gallons (378 Liters) or every three months to maintain maximum contaminant removal.


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PUR faucet mount systems are certified by NSF International to reduce 72 contaminants and substances, including sediment, chlorine (taste and odor) and its by-products.

We recommend that you manually activate the lights on initial install. We also recommend twisting open the cover. Once opened, press the button inside of the unit for a couple of seconds. Lights will blink on the front indicator. Reinsert filter.  If, at this point, the light does not activate, please contact us. 

PUR faucet mount systems were designed to fit most faucets. However, they are not compatible with pull-out faucets.

Depending on the quality of your water, faucet mount filters should be changed every 100 gallons (378 Liter) or about every 3 months, whichever comes first. If your unit features an LED indicator light, it will turn from green to yellow or red when the filter needs to be replaced. The light will flash only when in use. Green indicates the filter is working. Yellow indicates the filter will need to be replaced soon, while a red light means the filter needs to be replaced immediately.

Do not use the water above 100°F/38°C as this may alter the filter.  

Yes, for faucet mounts run cold water for 5 minutes in the filtered position upon first use.

Replacing the filter is easy. Simply twist off the top cover, remove the old filter, put in the new one, and replace the top cover. Also, it is important to run cold water through the filter for five minutes before use.