How to Fix a Garage Door Opener That Only Works Within One Foot of the Door?

Answer Problems with range on your transmitter can prevent the door from opening unless you are really close. This isn't helpful when pulling up the driveway. Here is what to do.

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I have recently had one of my two Craftsman garage door opener stolen model 139.53779 green light How do I reset the garage door opener so that it will no longer except codes from the stolen remote?

There's a little door somewhere on the garage door opener--the unit hooked to the door itself, not the remote in your car. If you open the door you'll find a little plastic block that has switches ... Read More »

Why does a Stanley Model SD560 garage door opener open only two feet and then stop?

Answer The door may not be straight in the rails, and could be binding during its travel. Any resistance will cause the motor to stop to avoid injury, which can require returning the door to the ... Read More »

How to Fix a Garage Door Opener Remote That Has Stopped Working?

Like most technologies in the world--those with buttons and batteries--garage door opener remotes often stop working. Many times the reason for this is simply a matter of programming and coding. Yo... Read More »

What is the opener id for lynx pro line garage door opener?

Use the pushbuttons on the TV's front, side or top or wherever they have them located.