garage door only goes down

jersey1April 19, 2014

I have sears garage door opener, the door only does down. took the chain off and it never stops downward movement. the contacts to stop it seem OK, no loose wires

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Chris Spinnato

What is model number and how old is opener?

    Bookmark   April 19, 2014 at 9:53AM
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jersey1

model 139.53673srt1. I didn't write down when we installed it but I think it's about 8 years old

    Bookmark   April 19, 2014 at 12:36PM
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Chris Spinnato

check the brown wire on the down contact on the limit switch assembly, it may be loose. Otherwise the contact may be slightly off.

    Bookmark   April 20, 2014 at 7:09PM
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Chris Spinnato

Actually your opener is about 14 years old, I am going with the manual that I have for this opener,

    Bookmark   April 20, 2014 at 7:12PM
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