Garage Door Opener
Posted by: admin on September 5, 2014
Whether your garage door is brand new, or has reliably served you for years, you may need to re-program your garage door opener.

Now, if the phrase “re-program your garage door opener” fills you with fear and dread, and conjures up images of spending hours tinkering with technology or mechanical parts, don’t worry: re-programming your garage door opener is remarkably simple, fast and easy. (Of course, if you want to tell your family that it took your hours and hours, go right ahead!).

If your garage door opener is older, the first thing you might want to do is replace the batteries. Otherwise, if the batteries fail again, then you’ll need to re-program all over again.

Once you’ve replaced the batteries (if necessary), here’s what to do:

1. Grab a ladder or sturdy chair and take a peek at your garage door opener’s ceiling mounted unit. You should be able to easily spot a “Learn” button.

2. Press the “Learn” button.

3. Within the next 30 seconds, push and hold the button on your remote. You should see a light on your ceiling mounted unit flash.

4. Also within 30 second, if you have a keyless entry pad, then enter your new 4-digit pin code, followed by enter.

The process above is designed to work for most garage door openers. However, if it doesn’t work for you, then you may need to purchase a universal garage door opener. These are inexpensive units that work with just about everything model, including older units.

Call Us for Help

We hope that this article helps you easily, quickly and simply re-program your garage door opener. However, if for any reason your problem isn’t solved, then give us a call. Our specialists have been serving clients across the GTA for decades, and we’ll be happy to provide you with information and advice – regardless of whether you purchased your garage door system from us, a competitor, or inherited it when you moved into your home.

Call us today – we’re here to help!

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