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garage door only goes down

Posted by jersey1 (My Page) on
Sat, Apr 19, 14 at 8:44

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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RE: garage door only goes down

What is model number and how old is opener?


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


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


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


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