We sometimes get calls from our clients in Las Vegas or Henderson saying that your garage door will open up by itself. There are a few reasons why that would happen. You can read this article and troubleshoot it and try and resolve it.
A faulty wire leading from your garage door opener to your wall button can cause your garage door to open up by itself. The wire connect the wall button to the motor. Sometimes, when the wire is damaged it might close a circuit. Causing the garage door to open up bu itself. A bad wall button console might cause the same problem. You can try and disconnect the wall button wire all together at the motor and see if the problem persists.
Some of our Las Vegas garage door repair clients try to program their own remote or car to the existing garage door opener. When doing that, sometimes they accidentally hook up the neighbor’s remote to theit garage opener. It is recommended you clear the memory,by doing a hard reset on your garage door opener, and reprogram all your remotes to see if the problem persists.
A faulty logic board my cause your garage door opener to open up by itself. If you have an older unit that is more common. A faulty circuit board will sometimes accidentally open up to a wider range of radio frequencies causing your garage door to open up by itself.
At American Veteran garage door repair our technicians are able to diagnose problems like that within a few minutes and come up with instant solutions. If you have any problem with your garage door opener in Las Vegas or Henderson give us a call. we’ll be happy to assist.