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  1. Electrical
    I have a garage door opener that has a simple doorbell button on the outside, so for obvious security reasons I'd like to update it to a keyless entry system. I'm having trouble finding any that are wired versus RF/wireless. I'm fine with a simple wired option since the wires are already...
  2. Windows and Doors
    A squirrel recently chewed the power cable to my opener. I was able to take down the motor and replace the cord. And everything appears to be working again. However when I reinstall the motor I can figure out out to reengage the chain. From what I can tell there also seems to be an issue with...
  3. Electrical
    Hi, Short version: Garage door opener error code of five flashes, motor overheated. Resting it doesn't make it work. Is the mogtor fried? Long Version: My garage door opener stopped working, just hummed when I used the controller. Of course I tried hitting the buttion many times with the...
  4. General DIY Discussions
    I have a craftsman 1/2 hp. The problem is it will close and it keeps running until it hits the end and then reverses and goes til it hit the other end by the motor - the limiting adjustments do no good. Is it the logic board? Please help
  5. Windows and Doors
    Hello all, today I was informed our garage door is busted. Upon inspection, it looks like someone tried to open it with the opener on the wall while the door itself was locked-- the top panel is bent inwards in the middle. I don't know much about garage doors, but it almost looks like if the...
  6. Appliances
    Hi All, I have a Craftsman 1/2 hp garage door opener which recently had a part break on me. The model # on the unit is 139.18060, which I can't seem to locate on searspartsdirect website, strangely enough. Lots of other garage door openers starting with 189, but not my exact model #. I THINK...
  7. General DIY Discussions
    Hello folks, I've been lurking this board for a little while. My wife and I are about to purchase a new home (closing Friday). We have two little ones and our new garage has an old Stanley 1800.46 garage door opener, which does not have the electric eye safety sensors. I've been advised that it...
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