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Ice Maker gets flooded with water when using the water dispenser

Hi! I have a Frigidaire side-by-side refrigerator (model FRS26KF5CS2). When I use the water dispenser the water also comes out in the ice maker at the same time and spills all over the freezer. I thought it might have been the valve so I replaced the triple solinoid valve in the rear but I still have the same problem. I then removed the ice-maker to see if it were the problem and used the water dispenser but still the water comes out. Is there another solenoid or valve gone bad? I am running out of options here! Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Philippe

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There is a diode in the wire harness near the valve. It has failed allowing power to go to both valves at once.
Unplug the wire from the valve to the icemaker and unhook the icemaker. This should stop it until you can get the part.

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