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Old 02-20-2012, 04:09 PM   #1
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My gate (Elite Miracle 1) will not open or close. I replaced the fuse to the motor which was blown and she opened ok. Second attempt - nothing. Again, the motor fuse was blown.

I greased the spindle which was pretty dry, but the same thing happened again.

Any ideas what could be the issue?

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Old 02-20-2012, 05:09 PM   #2
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Short circuit or overload.
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Old 02-20-2012, 07:18 PM   #3
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If possible disconnect the gate from the motor and see if it runs without any load. If it still blows the fuse then it's a short in the control panel or motor in most cases.
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