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Ice maker I just recently replaced the ice maker dual water valve on my hotpoint side by side. The valve is located on the back and bottom of the hotpoint. The housing was leaking. After I changed the valve and replaced old water lines. I turned the water on , no leaks, but, the water would not stop running into the ice maker . I thought that I might have switched the connnections to the solonoids so I reversed them . Same thing, water would not stop. I did notice that my water line was making a humming noise when I turned it back on. could there be air in the line effecting the water .

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Disconnect the power wires from the valve, if it still fills with water, I would say you have a stuck valve. just because its new, doesnt mean its going to work.

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