How to Test Garage Door Sensors?

Answer Garage door openers made after Jan. 1, 1993, use a photo-eye sensor system. This sensor system automatically stops the door as the door is closing if there is an obstruction in the door path of tra... Read More »

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How to Align Garage Door Sensors?

Garage door sensors protect your family, possessions and pets by not allowing the heavy garage door to close if there is anything in the glide path. They do this by using an electric eye sensor tha... Read More »

Why does a garage door remote open the door successfully but when you try to close the door the remote does not work and the door must be closed using the wall control in the garage?

AnswerMost garage door opener manufacturers adhered to new federal guidlines imposed buy the government in the early 90's to include 2 safety devices in each opener to avoid crushing injuries. Most... Read More »

Why does garage door remote close but not open garage door?

you may have a broken spring release the door from the opener if it feels the lest bit heavy chances are that's whats wrong. Or you need to give it some lubrication or something might be stuck whe... Read More »

Why does a garage door remote open but not close the garage door?

AnswerPhoenix Garage Door Repairthe garage door remote opens the door but when you try to close the door it goes down almost all the way and then reverses and opens again the problem may be the sen... Read More »