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Which GDO To Buy?

Posted by cciaffone (My Page) on
Sat, Feb 28, 09 at 12:05

My aged Craftsman GDO limit switches are getting
strange, and the logic-board relay that drives the
garage lights has failed. Help me find a replacement.

I can replace it with another Craftsman chain-drive
GDO with 2 in-car buttons, one keyless-entry button,
and the wired button. I understand and can fix most
of the "adjustment" probs with this unit. I know
it pretty well by now.

For a bit more I can get a Genie screw-drive unit with
the same button options. I know nothing about how
this unit works and prob-solving would start at
square 1.

I see tons o' questions about Sears probs on these
forums, but almost none about Genie probs. Is this significant??


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RE: Which GDO To Buy?

Not Craftsman.


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RE: Which GDO To Buy?

Some replies are not very helpful. See the answer to your question in the garage forum.


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