Tips for Garage Door Opener Repair

Garage doors are a major part of your home furnishing, but they are most unattended ones too. Hence, a lot of time people face problems like jammed doors, unwarranted openings and periodic glitches.

Speaking about stuck or jammed doors, they occur because of deformed channels or frames in which a door slides and are repaired without much trouble.

Garage Door Opener Repair

Garage Door

All you need is a hammer toolkit, wrench, screw drive and few bolts. And garage door opener can easily be fixed.

Sometimes problem occurs with the opener circuit which can be fixed easily.

But the major problem occurs if it develops a defect. If the gear of the door opener gets damaged, then it needs involved repair.

Sometimes when the motor functions properly and torsion springs are fixed, and then also the gear gets broken.

Made of plastic, these gears are weaker part of garage door opener and may get damaged because of several reasons like lack of proper maintenance, age, imbalance in the garage door or manufacturing defect.

However, it can be managed with the right equipment and professional knowledge.

  1. Firstly, you should disconnect the electricity supply to the garage door to avoid electrocution in case.
  2. Make sure no operate the door while you are repairing it
  3. Now close the door manually and pull it down from the pulley to avoid any accidents from taking place
  4. Now do the garage door opener repair and replace the gears
  5. Lastly, put the door back in the pulley and install it
  6. Put the electricity connection back

Care that while getting your genie garage door opener repair getting the professional help can prove to be much beneficial, especially if you do not know much about repairing the garage doors.

This can save good deal of your time, energy and money in getting the door repaired professionally.

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