Craftsman Garage door opener.

brylesJuly 18, 2007

First off thanks to who ever can help me. I have a 3/4 horse craftsman model number 139.53924. Got home today door opened 3/4 up, then slammed down shut. Went into garage hit button, motor just grinds turning the drive screw. The plate that the trolley attaches to locks in place, but when the door is fully closed or open the plate pops out of track. Did a pin break? Or What might it be. Motor and screw seem to be fine, trying to not replace whole unit, please advise. Thanks, Justin

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
doorguy06

How is the door balance? Is the door heavy? Sound like the carriage is stripped out. If you still have your owners manual you can look up the part number for the carriage or call the 1-800 number on the back of the manual and get a hold of tech support and order a new carriage.

The carriage is plastic so door balance is critical in getting more life out of it. Make sure the door is balanced correctly other wise you will be doing this again in the near future.

    Bookmark   July 19, 2007 at 8:33AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
bryles

I will try that thanks for the advise. Will let you know what happens>>> Thanks, justin

    Bookmark   July 19, 2007 at 12:08PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Need help diagnosing Chamberlain Garage Door Problem
Hi, Have a 1/3 Chamberlain Liftmaster that started...
koalb01
Craftsman Garage Opener Clicks only and LED blinking 5 times
My 1/2 HP Model 139.53641SRT opener clicks to all my...
nosleep
Custom Wood Garage Doors
Does anyone know or have experience with wood garage...
linda_1010
Snowblower help
I have a M t d model 317e760f118 track driven snow...
thechad1985
Turning part of garage into storage/man cave/laundry
Some background in my project: 1. I need a study, so...
toffee-el
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™