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The ice maker keeps sounding like it is checking to add water

Every minute or so my Whirlpool side-by-side with ice bin in the door sounds like it is checking to add water, but it is already full and so doesn't add extra water. (When the ice drops, it fills appropriately.) The fact that this keeps checking frequently, I'm afraid it is going to burn out something. What is it and is there anything I can do to stop this? It is a fairly new problem. Is it related to the water valve? Does something need cleaning? We changed the filter a few weeks ago. I can't remember if it was doing it before then or not. Thanks!

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Could be a leak in the hose causing air to get in.  should replace the water hose every year or so to insure no air leaks and now mold or mildew.

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