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Why does my garage door not open all the way in cold weather? +
In heated conditions, a low amount of grease doesn't usually cause a problem. But, when it gets cold outside, the garage door won't open in cold weather if you are low on grease. When it gets colder, having a low amount of grease can halt operation of the door from closing and opening.
The garage door is sticking or completely stuck +
In cases where the door is having difficulty moving smoothly – or is totally stuck – the issue is often caused by a bent track or a broken moving part e.g. a pulley. Check the wheel tracks for obstructions and remove them. If you door is still sticking it may be another reason why your door is sticking, so ensure that your…
The garage door is making unusual noises +
Creaking, squeaking or grinding – if your garage door is making more noise than usual, it may be time to lubricate the moving parts of your garage door, but take care around springs. Other causes of a noisy garage door could be worn rollers or cables that need replacing. A loud bang heard on one occasion, however, is a sign of…
Will my garage door work without sensors +
Unfortunately, faulty garage door sensors typically need replacement. Otherwise, the garage door will not open or close remotely. For home safety reasons, you will want to get this issue resolved quickly. Until the sensor is working properly, disconnect the unit and operate the garage door manually.
Why does my garage door not close and light flashes? +
The most common reason for the lights to flash on the garage door opener and the door not closing is that the safety reversing sensors are misaligned or obstructed; this is a safety feature of the garage door opener
Why are my garage door sensors not lighting up? +
When the infra-red sensors are malfunctioning, usually one of the sensor lights will be blinking. The problem is either due to a blocked path between the sensors, dirty eyes, loose wires at the sensors or at the motor head, or just bad sensors. The transmitters (remotes) will not work to close the garage door.