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Stanley Garage Door Opener Problem

Posted by patriot74 (My Page) on
Tue, Sep 26, 06 at 17:28

My Stanley has an issue with opening only halfway. This occurs when the weather gets colder and then goes away again in the summer. I've tried to WD-40 the chain, and all other moving parts. I know they don't still make Stanley, but I'm too cheap to get a new one if I can fix this one. Any ideas would be welcome. Thanks


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RE: Stanley Garage Door Opener Problem

Somewhere there is an up/open force adjustment that should help you but I am not familiar with Stanley. Here is a web site where you can download an owners manual (PDF format) for $7.50.

http://www.vemcogarageopeners.com/stanowman.html


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RE: Stanley Garage Door Opener Problem

While a manual for an old Stanley door opener is impossible to find on the internet, here is an excellent link I found 12/13/10 to a 3200.44 model. It is very similar to my 3200.37. Extremely helpful for repairs with great pics and detailed info. Thanks to the site author - Tom!

Here is a link that might be useful: Installing a Garage Door Opener


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RE: Stanley Garage Door Opener Problem

Wow are you behind the times.


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