The Kenmore Elite® 520 Hybrid Water Softener and Filtration System provides premium protection to households searching for a solution to their hard and/or contaminated water problems. This unique system combines water softening with powerful carbon filtration to reduce hard water minerals, clear water iron, barium, radium and chlorine taste and smell. With the Kenmore Elite® Hybrid system, you’ll never have to change a water filter and you’ll enjoy the benefits of softened and filtered water throughout your entire home. You’ll notice positive changes with soft water, such as softer hair and skin, cleaner clothing, linens and dishes and better appliance performance.
This system is easy to install and program and the advanced display allows you to monitor salt levels and water flow, as well as your average daily water usage. The IntelliSoft® Technology adjusts to your water needs, saving you money on salt, water and energy costs. Discover how this Kenmore hybrid system can make a difference in your home.
The Kenmore Elite® 520 is a direct replacement for many older Kenmore Water Softeners. See list below for model compatibility.
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The Kenmore Elite® Hybrid Water Softener and Filtration System is equipped to provide soft, filtered water throughout your entire home. Discover some of the features that make it a great choice for homeowners.
This 31,000-grain system is a good fit for households of any size and removes up to 100 gpg (grains per gallon) of water hardness and up to 3 ppm (parts per million) of clear water iron.
This intuitive technology monitors and adjusts to your soft water needs, ensuring you never run out of soft water. It also means you save money on energy, salt and water costs.
The Kenmore 520 is designed as a 2-in-1 water treatment system that provides both soft and filtered water throughout your entire home.
No Filter Replacements Necessary
The media tank of the Kenmore 520 features resin beads that reduce hard water minerals and carbon media which reduces chlorine smell and taste. No filter changes are necessary—this system cleans itself upon regeneration.
Easy Setup & Maintenance
Designed with simplicity, this system is easy to set up and install—no need to call the plumber. To get started, you will need to purchase the necessary connectors for your plumbing, inspect the included installation kit and locate a nearby 110V electrical outlet and a drain.
Ultra Flow Valve
This system has a 1” ultra flow valve that maintains maximum water pressure throughout your home, including your faucets and showers.
Ultra Cleansing Feature
The Kenmore 520 features a screen that protects your water-using appliances and plumbing against large particles that can cause damage.
NSF International Certified Contaminant Removal
The Kenmore Elite® Hybrid Water Softener and Filtration System has been tested and certified by NSF International for the reduction of chlorine taste and odor and for hardness reduction, efficiency and the reduction of barium and radium.
Water Usage Statistics
Know how much water you’re using with the “Water Use” button on the display screen. This is a great way to monitor and conserve water.
This system includes a light within the tank that provides visibility inside the system. It will automatically turn on when you open the tank lid.
This all-in-one system is equipped to soften and filter water from both municipal and private well supplies.
Trust that your hybrid system will operate as intended for years. This 31,000 grain system is backed by a 1-year warranty on parts and labor, a 3-year warranty on electronics and a 10-year warranty on tanks.
Softener, bypass valve, installation kit and a written installation guide. For a complete list of parts included in the installation kit, review the owner’s manual.