Craftsman 1/2 hp GDO

lbcandygirlJanuary 25, 2009

My garage door opener chooses when it wants to work. Sometimes I have to get out and go into the house and press the button inside the garage. Sometimes that doesn't even work. When its really cold and I haven't used it in a day or so it refuses all together. Do I need a new battery for my remote or is the motor just going? I have a universal remote, not the one that came with it. The model I have is a Craftsman 1/2 hp Garage Door Opener, model# 53920. Thanks.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

When it chooses not to work does it do anything at all? Noises?

    Bookmark   January 26, 2009 at 4:41PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I would suspect failing motor control circuitry/relay on the circuit board.

    Bookmark   January 27, 2009 at 2:50PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Roof leaking due to antique bricks? (X-post with Bldg a Home)
Good morning! We are having a problem with our new...
Drywall issues?
I have noticed a spot above a window that has been...
Insulating an inaccessible crawl space?
My 1940s bungalow style house sits on a crawl space...
Garage door wont open, no other way into garage
Hi all, I've a unique problem here. I had a problem...
Ice damming !! Desperate for advice 911!!!
WE have severe ice damming on the roof of our home...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™