We can be of assistance in the repair of your garage door motor. The following are the most common problems garage doors face that may need its motor to be repaired.
- The opener makes grinding noise then stays still.
- The lights do not work.
- The garage door either opens or closes partly.
- The door goes up without a problem, but it only comes down if the wall switch is held down.
- The garage door motor makes funny noises.
- The garage door opens only partially.
- The garage door does not open completely.
Even if your problem has not been listed, we can still help you with solving it.
10 Causes Why Is My Motor Not Running?
These are the most common reasons why garage doors stop running.
The motor has been deactivated
Because a garage door refuses to open does not entirely mean that the door is damaged, you may have deactivated the motor without knowing. The motor might also be disconnected.
There is an obstacle
Obstacles may fall under the beam of the photo-eye and cause a garage door not to open. Even something just as tiny as bubble gum can disrupt the garage door movement
The tracks of the door are not in alignment
If any of the tracks become slightly misaligned, the speed of movement of the door can be reduced. As time passes by, the problem only gets worse until the garage door stops moving completely.
The limit setting has been wrongly adjusted
The limit setting is a garage door mechanism that allows the user to set how much force is needed to move the garage door. If the setting has been set too low and the garage door requires more force to move, then it stays still or moves only halfway.
The signal from the garage door remote is blocked
If you press the remote and the door does not open, then you might be out of the signal range, or something is blocking your signal.
Incorrect adjustment of sensitivity
If you do not properly adjust the sensitivity setting of the door, then the garage door will fail to work.
The cables are snapped
The cables of the door might have snapped because the springs had snapped earlier and had not been replaced. The cables were, therefore, under a lot of tension and snapped.
The torsion or extension springs are broken
You may think that the garage door is not opening because the motor is not running, but it actually is. A garage door cannot open without springs, or even if they do, then it will be very dangerous.
The batteries of the transmitter are expired
With no power, the transmitter cannot send or receive signals from the remote, and the garage door remains inactive.
The operator is not receiving power
This can happen if the power supply cord has been unplugged.
Garage Door Motor Repair Professionals
Our garage door service is Affordable, and or employees are well experienced. We offer quality services in the local area and nearby places. If you need to have your garage door motors repaired, then contact us right away. We look forward to hearing from you.