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Icemaker tries to dispense ice continually, water leaking when I try to get ice

Good Morning, Last Saturday I heard the icemaker dispensing ice when noone was trying to use it. Opened the door and the chute was full of cubes and crushed and the motor was still running. Prior to this, for about a day, when we went to get ice, water ran from the area above the water dispenser tap. Thought I had hit that switch accidentaly, made sure I was only hitting the ice dispensor, and the water still came out. I unplugged the connector at the back of the freezer, this only turned the light off. The only way for me to stop the ice from coming out was to turn off the water. (that dosen't make sense to me) About 4 months ago, we ordered and installed new parts for the ice maker and water dispensor. We were painting it black, from white. (by the way, we had a kid who does automotive airbrushing paint it and it's beautiful. About $180 dollars worth of parts and we got a new fridge.) The icemaker has been working fine since then, but we had a very difficult time attaching the little water tube inside the water dispenser, so we havn't used that feature. I'm thinking my problem may be in the switch that controls the freezer light. Any tips, hints or suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thank you from Cape Coral, Florida Roy

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Re: icemaker tries to dispense ice continually, water...

Roy, if Im reading your post right, it almost sounds like you have the harness to the inlet water valve on backwards. Reverse the harnesses and see what back.

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