BuildMark 1345BM 1/3HP Owner`s manual

BuildMark™ Garage Doors
1101 E. River Road
Dixon, Illinois 61021
GARAGE DOOR OPENER
Model 1345BM 1/3HP
For Residential Use Only
Owner’s Manual
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Please read this manual and the enclosed safety materials carefully!
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Fasten the manual near the garage door after installation.
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The door WILL NOT CLOSE unless the Protector System® is connected and
properly aligned.
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Periodic checks of the opener are required to ensure safe operation.
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The model number label is located on the front panel of your opener.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction
2-5
Adjustment
Safety symbol and signal word review........................2
Preparing your garage door ........................................3
Tools needed ...............................................................3
Planning .....................................................................4
Carton inventory ..........................................................5
Hardware inventory .....................................................5
Assembly
Operation
26-30
Operation safety instructions.....................................26
Using your garage door opener ................................26
Using the wall-mounted door control ........................27
To open the door manually........................................27
Care of your garage door opener..............................28
Having a problem? ....................................................29
Diagnostic chart.........................................................30
6-7
Attach the rail to the motor unit...................................6
Attach the chain to the sprocket..................................6
Tighten the chain.........................................................7
Installation
23-25
Adjust the travel limits ...............................................23
Adjust the force .........................................................24
Test the safety reversal system.................................25
Test the Protector System® ........................................25
7-22
Installation safety instructions .....................................7
Determine the header bracket location .......................8
Install the header bracket............................................9
Attach the rail to the header bracket.........................10
Position the opener ...................................................11
Hang the opener .......................................................12
Install the door control...............................................13
Install the light ...........................................................14
Attach the emergency release rope and handle .......14
Electrical requirements..............................................15
Install the Protector System® ................................16-18
Fasten the door bracket .......................................19-20
Connect the door arm to the trolley .....................21-22
Programming
31-32
To add or reprogram a hand-held remote control .....31
To erase all codes .....................................................31
3-Button remotes.......................................................31
To add, reprogram or change
a Keyless Entry PIN ..................................................32
Repair Parts
33-34
Rail assembly parts...................................................33
Installation parts ........................................................33
Motor unit assembly parts .........................................34
Accessories
35
Repair Parts and Service
36
Warranty
36
INTRODUCTION
Safety Symbol
and Signal Word Review
This garage door opener has been designed and tested to offer safe service provided it is installed, operated,
maintained and tested in strict accordance with the instructions and warnings contained in this manual.
When you see these Safety Symbols and Signal
Words on the following pages, they will alert you to
the possibility of serious injury or death if you do
not comply with the warnings that accompany them.
The hazard may come from something mechanical
or from electric shock. Read the warnings carefully.
WARNING
WARNING
Mechanical
CAUTION
WARNING
WARNING
Electrical
WARNING
CAUTION
WARNING
WARNING
When you see this Signal Word on the following
pages, it will alert you to the possibility of damage to
your garage door and/or the garage door opener if
you do not comply with the cautionary statements
that accompany it. Read them carefully.
WARNING
2
Preparing your garage door
WARNING
Before you begin:
• Disable locks.
• Remove any ropes connected to garage door.
• Complete the following test to make sure your
garage door is balanced and is not sticking or
binding:
1. Lift the door about halfway as shown. Release
the door. If balanced, it should stay in place,
supported entirely by its springs.
2. Raise and lower the door to see if there is any
binding or sticking.
If your door binds, sticks, or is out of balance, call a
trained door systems technician.
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH:
• ALWAYS call a trained door systems technician if
garage door binds, sticks, or is out of balance. An
unbalanced garage door may not reverse when
required.
• NEVER try to loosen, move or adjust garage door, door
springs, cables, pulleys, brackets or their hardware, all
of which are under EXTREME tension.
• Disable ALL locks and remove ALL ropes connected to
garage door BEFORE installing and operating garage
door opener to avoid entanglement.
CAUTION
WARNING
CAUTION
To prevent damage to garage door and opener:
• ALWAYS disable locks BEFORE installing and operating
the opener.
• ONLY operate garage door opener at 120V, 60 Hz to
avoid malfunction and damage.
Sectional Door
Tools needed
One-Piece Door
During assembly, installation and adjustment of the
opener, instructions will call for hand tools as
illustrated below.
Pencil
Carpenter's
Level (Optional)
1
2
Hack Saw
Tape Measure
Wire Cutters
Drill
Stepladder
Claw Hammer
3/16", 5/16" and
5/32" Drill Bits
1/2" and 7/16" Sockets
and Wrench
Pliers
Screwdriver
3
Adjustable End Wrench
Planning
Identify the type and height of your garage door. Survey your garage area to see if any of the conditions below
apply to your installation. Additional materials may be required. You may find it helpful to refer back to this page
and the accompanying illustrations as you proceed with the installation of your opener.
SECTIONAL DOOR INSTALLATION
FINISHED CEILING
Horizontal and vertical reinforcement
is needed for lightweight garage doors
(fiberglass, steel, aluminum, door with
glass panels, etc.). See page 19 for details.
Support bracket &
fastening hardware
is required.
See page 12.
Slack in chain tension
is normal when
garage door is closed
Header Wall
Motor unit
Torsion
Spring
Extension
Spring
OR
———
Wallmounted
Door
Control
Access
Door
Vertical
Centerline of
Garage Door
———
——
Safety Reversing Sensor
Safety
Gap between floor
Reversing
and bottom of door
Sensor
must not exceed 1/4" (6 mm)
ONE-PIECE DOOR WITHOUT TRACK
Support bracket
& fastening hardware
is required. See page 12.
FINISHED CEILING
Slack in chain tension
is normal when
garage door is closed.
Header
Wall
Motor Unit
ONE-PIECE DOOR WITH TRACK
Wall-mounted
Door Control
Slack in chain tension is normal when
garage door is closed.
Access
Door
Access
Door
Safety Reversing
Sensor
Safety Reversing
Gap between floor Sensor
and bottom of door
must not exceed 1/4" (6 mm)
Safety
Reversing Sensor
4
Safety Reversing
Gap between floor Sensor
and bottom of door
must not exceed 1/4" (6 mm).
Carton Inventory
purchased. If anything is missing, carefully check the
packing material. Parts may be stuck in the foam.
Hardware for installation is also listed below.
Your garage door opener is packaged in two cartons
which contain the motor unit and all parts illustrated
below. Accessories will depend on the model
Remote Control
Visor Clip
Door Control Button
Sprocket Cover
BuildMark™
SECURITY✚®
Single-Button Remote Control (1)
Styrofoam
Chain
Door Bracket
Motor Unit with Light lens
2 Conductor Bell Wire
White & White/Red
One-Piece
Rail
G
ILIN
CE
Curved Door
Arm Section
NLY
TO
UN
MO
UP
Trolley
Header Bracket
Chain
Pulley Bracket
Safety Labels
and
Literature
Safety Sensor
Bracket (2)
(2) Safety Reversing Sensors
(1 Sending Eye and 1 Receiving Eye)
with 2-Conductor White & White/Black
Bell Wire attached
INSTALLATION HARDWARE
Hex Bolt 5/16"-18x7/8" (4)
Lag Screw 5/16"-9x1-5/8" (2)
Lag Screw 5/16"-18x1-7/8" (2)
Clevis Pin 5/16"x2-3/4" (1)
Clevis Pin 5/16"x1-1/4" (1)
Clevis Pin 5/16"x1" (1)
Nut 5/16"-18 (4)
Lock Washer 5/16" (4)
Screw 6ABx1-1/4" (2)
Screw 6-32x1" (2)
Self-Threading Screw 1/4"-14x5/8" (2)
Insulated Staples (30)
Ring Fastener (3)
Drywall Anchors (2)
Rail Grease
Carriage Bolt 1/4"-20x1/2" (2)
Wing Nut 1/4"-20 (2)
Rope
Handle
5
Straight Door
Arm Section
WARNING
CAUTION
ASSEMBLY STEP 1
Attach the Rail to the Motor Unit
To avoid SERIOUS damage to garage door opener,
use ONLY those bolts/fasteners mounted in the top of
the opener.
To avoid installation difficulties, do not run the
garage door opener until instructed to do so.
• Remove the two washered bolts mounted in top of
motor unit.
• Position rail at a 45˚ angle to opener so one hole
in rail and motor unit line up.
• Thread one of the washered bolts part way in.
Use only these bolts! Use of any other bolts will
cause serious damage to door opener.
• Align rail and styrofoam over sprocket. Cut tape
from rail, chain and styrofoam.
• REMOVE STYROFOAM.
Washered Bolt
5/16"-18x1/2"
USE ONLY THIS
TYPE AND SIZE
BOLT
ASSEMBLY STEP 2
Styrofoam
Rail
Hole
WARNING
Attach the Chain to the Sprocket
and Install the Sprocket Cover
To avoid possible SERIOUS INJURY to fingers from
moving garage door opener:
• ALWAYS keep hand clear of sprocket while operating
opener.
• Securely attach sprocket cover BEFORE operating.
CAUTION
• Position chain over the sprocket. If necessary,
loosen the outer nut on the trolley to obtain more
chain slack.
• Insert the second washered bolt. CAUTION: Use
only the bolt previously removed from motor
unit!
• Tighten both bolts securely through the rail into the
motor unit as shown.
• Install the sprocket cover: Insert the back tab in the
slot. Squeeze the cover slightly and insert the front
tab in the slot on the mounting plate.
Washered Bolt
5/16"-18x1/2"
USE ONLY THIS
TYPE AND SIZE
BOLT
Sprocket Cover
Back Tab Slot
Front Tab Slot
6
Mounting
Plate
Motor Unit
Sprocket
Figure 1
ASSEMBLY STEP 3
Tighten the Chain
Outer Nut
Lock
Washer
Inner Nut
To Tighten Outer Nut
• Spin the inner nut and lock washer down the
trolley threaded shaft, away from the trolley.
• To tighten the chain, turn outer nut in the direction
shown (Figure 1).
• When the chain is approximately 1/2" (13 mm)
above the base of the rail at its midpoint, re-tighten
the inner nut to secure the adjustment.
Sprocket noise can result if chain is too loose.
When installation is complete, you may notice some
chain droop with the door closed. This is normal. If
the chain returns to the position shown in Figure 2
when the door is open, do not re-adjust the chain.
NOTE: During future maintenance, ALWAYS pull the
emergency release handle to disconnect trolley
before adjusting chain.
NOTE: You may notice loosening of chain after
Adjustment Step 3 (Test the Safety Reversal
System). Check for proper tension and readjust
chain if necessary. Then repeat Adjustment Step 3.
You have now finished assembling your garage
door opener. Please read the following warnings
before proceeding to the installation section.
To Tighten
Inner Nut
Trolley
Figure 2
Chain
1/2" (13 mm)
Base of Rail
Mid Length of Rail
WARNING
WARNING
INSTALLATION
IMPORTANT INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
WARNING
To reduce the risk of SEVERE INJURY or DEATH:
1. READ AND FOLLOW ALL INSTALLATION WARNINGS
AND INSTRUCTIONS.
2. Install garage door opener only on properly balanced
and lubricated garage door. An improperly balanced
door may not reverse when required and could result in
SEVERE INJURY or DEATH.
3. All repairs to cables, spring assemblies and other
hardware MUST be made by a trained door systems
technician BEFORE installing opener.
4. Disable all locks and remove all ropes connected to
garage door BEFORE installing opener to avoid
entanglement.
5. Install garage door opener 7 feet (2.13 m) or more
above floor.
6. Mount emergency release handle 6 feet (1.83 m) above
floor.
7. NEVER connect garage door opener to power source
until instructed to do so.
8. NEVER wear watches, rings or loose clothing while
installing or servicing opener. They could be caught in
garage door or opener mechanisms.
9. Install wall-mounted garage door control:
• within sight of the garage door.
• out of reach of children at minimum height of 5 feet
(1.5 m).
• away from all moving parts of the door.
10. Place entrapment warning label on wall next to garage
door control.
11. Place manual release/safety reverse test label in plain
view on inside of garage door.
12. Upon completion of installation, test safety reversal
system. Door MUST reverse on contact with a
1-1/2" (3.8 cm) high object (or a 2x4 laid flat) on
the floor.
7
Unfinished
Ceiling
INSTALLATION STEP 1
OPTIONAL
CEILING
MOUNT
FOR
HEADER
BRACKET
Determine the Header Bracket
Location
Header Wall
WARNING
2x4
Vertical Centerline
of Garage Door
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH:
• Header bracket MUST be RIGIDLY fastened to
structural support on header wall or ceiling, otherwise
garage door might not reverse when required. DO NOT
install header bracket over drywall.
• Concrete anchors MUST be used if mounting header
bracket or 2x4 into masonry.
• NEVER try to loosen, move or adjust garage door,
springs, cables, pulleys, brackets, or their hardware,
all of which are under EXTREME tension.
• ALWAYS call a trained door systems technician if
garage door binds, sticks, or is out of balance. An
unbalanced garage door might not reverse when
required.
WARNING
2x4
CAUTION
Structural
Supports
WARNING
Level
(optional)
Installation procedures vary according to garage door
types. Follow the instructions which apply to your
door.
1. Close the door and mark the inside vertical
centerline of the garage door.
2. Extend the line onto the header wall above the
door.
You can fasten the header bracket within 4 feet
(1.22 m) of the left or right of the door center
only if a torsion spring or center bearing plate
is in the way; or you can attach it to the ceiling
(see page 9) when clearance is minimal. (It may
be mounted on the wall upside down if
necessary, to gain approximately 1/2" (1 cm).)
If you need to install the header bracket on a 2x4
(on wall or ceiling), use lag screws (not provided)
to securely fasten the 2x4 to structural supports as
shown here and on page 9.
3. Open your door to the highest point of travel as
shown. Draw an intersecting horizontal line on the
header wall above the high point:
• 2" (5 cm) above the high point for sectional door
and one-piece door with track.
• 8" (20 cm) above the high point for one-piece
door without track.
This height will provide travel clearance for the top
edge of the door.
NOTE: If the total number of inches exceeds the
height available in your garage, use the maximum
height possible, or refer to page 9 for ceiling
installation.
Header Wall
2" (5 cm) Track
Header Wall Track
2" (5 cm)
Highest Point
of Travel
Highest Point
of Travel
Door
Door
Sectional door with curved track
One-piece door with horizontal track
Header Wall
Header Wall
8" (20 cm)
8" (20 cm)
Door
Highest
Point
of Travel
Highest
Point
of Travel
Door
Jamb
Hardware
Pivot
One-piece door without track:
jamb hardware
8
One-piece door without track:
pivot hardware
INSTALLATION STEP 2
Install the Header Bracket
Wall Mounting Holes
You can attach the header bracket either to the wall
above the garage door, or to the ceiling. Follow the
instructions which will work best for your particular
requirements. Do not install the header bracket
over drywall. If installing into masonry, use
concrete anchors (not provided).
CEILING MOUNT ONLY
The nail hole is for
positioning only.
You must use lag screws
to mount the header bracket.
UP
WALL HEADER BRACKET INSTALLATION
• Center the bracket on the vertical centerline with
the bottom edge of the bracket on the horizontal
line as shown (with the arrow pointing toward the
ceiling).
• Mark the vertical set of bracket holes (do not use
the holes designated for ceiling mount). Drill 3/16"
pilot holes and fasten the bracket securely to a
structural support with the hardware provided.
Optional
Wall Mounting Holes
Vertical
Centerline of
Garage Door
Header
Wall
G
ILIN
CE
TO
UN
MO
Lag Screws
5/16"-9x1-5/8"
NLY
UP
2x4
Structural
Support
Header
Bracket
Door Spring
HARDWARE SHOWN ACTUAL SIZE
Horizontal
Line
Garage
Door
Highest Point of
Garage Door Travel
Lag Screw
5/16"-9x1-5/8"
CEILING HEADER BRACKET INSTALLATION
• Extend the vertical centerline onto the ceiling as
shown.
• Center the bracket on the vertical mark, no more
than 6"(15 cm) from the wall. Make sure the arrow
is pointing toward the wall. The bracket can be
mounted flush against the ceiling when clearance
is minimal.
• Mark the side holes. Drill 3/16" pilot holes and
fasten bracket securely to a structural support with
the hardware provided.
Vertical
Centerline of
Garage Door
– Finished Ceiling –
Header
Bracket
Door
Spring
Ceiling Mounting Holes
UP
6" (15 cm)
Maximum
Vertical
Centerline
of Garage Door
Lag Screws
5/16"-9x1-5/8"
CEILING MOUNT ONLY
UP
Header Wall
The nail hole is for
positioning only.
You must use lag screws
to mount the header bracket.
Garage Door
9
Vertical
Centerline
of Garage Door
INSTALLATION STEP 3
Attach the Rail to the Header
Bracket
• Position the opener on the garage floor below the
header bracket. Use packing material as a
protective base. NOTE: If the door spring is in the
way you’ll need help. Have someone hold the
opener securely on a temporary support to allow
the rail to clear the spring.
• Position the rail bracket against the header
bracket.
• Align the bracket holes and join with a clevis pin
as shown.
• Insert a ring fastener to secure.
Header Wall
Header Bracket
Chain Pulley Bracket
Ring Fastener
Header Bracket
Clevis Pin
5/16"x2-3/4"
Chain
Pulley
Bracket
Rail
Garage
Door
Temporary
Support
HARDWARE SHOWN ACTUAL SIZE
Clevis Pin
5/16"x2-3/4"
Ring Fastener
10
WARNING
CAUTION
INSTALLATION STEP 4
Position the Opener
To prevent damage to garage door, rest garage door
opener rail on 2x4 placed on top section of door.
Follow instructions which apply to your door type as
illustrated.
SECTIONAL DOOR OR ONE-PIECE DOOR WITH
TRACK
A 2x4 laid flat is convenient for setting an ideal
door-to-rail distance.
• Remove foam packaging.
• Raise the opener onto a stepladder. You will need
help at this point if the ladder is not tall enough.
• Open the door all the way and place a 2x4 laid flat
on the top section beneath the rail.
• If the top section or panel hits the trolley when you
raise the door, pull down on the trolley release arm
to disconnect inner and outer sections. Slide the
outer trolley toward the motor unit. The trolley can
remain disconnected until Installation Step 12
is completed.
Rail
Door
2x4 is used to determine
the correct mounting height
from ceiling.
Trolley
Release Arm
ENGAGED
RELEASED
ONE-PIECE DOOR WITHOUT TRACK
A 2x4 on its side is convenient for setting an ideal
door-to-rail distance.
• Remove foam packaging.
• Raise the opener onto a stepladder. You will need
help at this point if the ladder is not tall enough.
• Open the door all the way and place a 2x4 on its
side on the top section of the door beneath the rail.
• The top of the door should be level with the top of
the motor unit. Do not position the opener more
than 4" (10 cm) above this point.
Header
Bracket
Top of Door
2x4 is used to determine
the correct mounting height
from ceiling.
11
WARNING
INSTALLATION STEP 5
Hang the Opener
To avoid possible SERIOUS INJURY from a falling
garage door opener, fasten it SECURELY to structural
supports of the garage. Concrete anchors MUST be used
if installing any brackets into masonry.
CAUTION
Three representative installations are shown. Yours
may be different. Hanging brackets should be angled
(Figure 1) to provide rigid support. On finished
ceilings (Figure 2 and Figure 3), attach a sturdy
metal bracket to structural supports before installing
the opener. This bracket and fastening hardware are
not provided.
1. Measure the distance from each side of the motor
unit to the structural support.
2. Cut both pieces of the hanging bracket to required
lengths.
3. Drill 3/16" pilot holes in the structural supports.
4. Attach one end of each bracket to a support with
5/16"-18x1-7/8" lag screws.
5. Fasten the opener to the hanging brackets with
5/16"-18x7/8" hex bolts, lock washers and nuts.
6. Check to make sure the rail is centered over the
door (or in line with the header bracket if the
bracket is not centered above the door).
7. Remove the 2x4. Operate the door manually. If the
door hits the rail, raise the header bracket.
8. Grease the top and underside of the rail surface
where the trolley slides with rail grease.
NOTE: DO NOT connect power to opener at this
time.
Figure 1
Structural
Supports
Lag Screws
5/16"-18x1-7/8"
Measure
Distance
Bolt 5/16"-18x7/8"
Lock Washer 5/16"
Nut 5/16"-18
Figure 2
Hidden
Support
Bracket
(Not Provided)
FINISHED CEILING
Lag Screws
5/16"-18x1-7/8"
Bolt 5/16"-18x7/8"
Lock Washer 5/16"
Nut 5/16"-18
(Not Provided)
Bolt 5/16"-18x7/8"
Lock Washer 5/16"
Nut 5/16"-18
HARDWARE SHOWN ACTUAL SIZE
Figure 3
Lag Screw 5/16"-18x1-7/8"
Lag Screws
5/16"-18x1-7/8"
FINISHED CEILING
Hex Bolt
5/16"-18x7/8"
Nut 5/16"-18
Lock Washer 5/16"
Bolt 5/16"-18x7/8"
Lock Washer 5/16"
Nut 5/16"-18
12
(Not Provided)
Bolt 5/16"-18x7/8"
Lock Washer 5/16"
Nut 5/16"-18
WARNING
WARNING
INSTALLATION
CAUTION STEP 6
WARNING
Install the Door Control
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH from
electrocution:
• Be sure power is not connected BEFORE installing door
control.
• Connect ONLY to 24 VOLT low voltage wires.
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH from a
closing garage door:
• Install door control within sight of garage door, out of
reach of children at a minimum height of 5 feet (1.5m),
and away from all moving parts of door.
• NEVER permit children to operate or play with door
control push buttons or remote control transmitters.
• Activate door ONLY when it can be seen clearly, is
properly adjusted, and there are no obstructions to door
travel.
• ALWAYS keep garage door in sight until completely
closed. NEVER permit anyone to cross path of closing
garage door.
Locate the door control within sight of the door at a
minimum height of 5 feet (1.5 m) where small
children cannot reach, and away from all moving
parts of the door and door hardware.
1. Strip 1/4" (6 mm) of insulation from one end of the
bell wire. Connect it to the two screw terminals on
the back of the door control by color: white wire to
2 and white/red wire to 1.
2. Fasten the Lighted Door Control Button securely
with 6ABx1-1/2" screws. If installing into drywall,
drill 5/32" holes and use the anchors provided.
3. Run the bell wire up the wall and across the
ceiling to the opener. Use insulated staples to
secure the wire in several places. Do not pierce
wire with a staple, creating a short or open circuit.
4. Receiver terminal screws and the antenna are
located on the back panel of the opener. Position
the antenna wire as shown.
5. Connect the bell wire to the opener terminal
screws: white to 2 and white/red to 1.
6. Use tacks or staples to permanently attach the
entrapment warning label to the wall near the door
control, and the manual release/safety reverse test
in a prominent location on the inside of the garage
door.
NOTE: DO NOT connect the power and operate the
opener at this time. The trolley will travel to the full
open position but will not return to the close position
until the sensor beam is connected and properly
aligned. See Safety Reversing Sensor instructions
beginning on page 16.
HARDWARE SHOWN ACTUAL SIZE
Screw 6ABx1-1/2"
Lighted Door Control Button
Insulated
Staples
Drywall Anchors
Opener
Terminal Screws
Bell Wire
Bell Wire
1
WHT
-2
2
3
9
1
7
3
Antenna
13
3
5
Back Panel
Lighted
Door Control Button
1
7
Kg
ED
R-1
Lighted Door
Control Button
Terminal Screws
9
5
Kg
WARNING
INSTALLATION STEP 7
CAUTION
Install the Light
To prevent possible OVERHEATING of the endpanel or
light socket,
• DO NOT use short neck or specialty light bulbs.
• DO NOT use halogen bulbs. Use ONLY incandescent.
INSTALL THE LIGHT
• Install a 75 watt maximum light bulb in the socket.
The light will turn ON and remain lit for
approximately 4-1/2 minutes when power is
connected. Then the light will turn OFF.
• Use standard neck Garage Door Opener bulbs for
replacement
INSTALL THE LENS
• Locate and loosen (approximately 1/8") the two
screws near top of opener front panel.
• Position lens against panel with slotted tabs
directly below screws. Slide lens up to seat tabs
behind screws.
• Snap bottom tabs of lens into panel slots.
• Retighten top panel screws to secure lens.
Panel Screw
Light
Lens
Lens Slot
75 Watt Max.
Light Bulb
Lens Tab
WARNING
INSTALLATION STEP 8
Attach the Emergency Release
Rope and Handle
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH from a
falling garage door:
• If possible, use emergency release handle to disengage
trolley ONLY when garage door is CLOSED. Weak or
broken springs or unbalanced door could result in an
open door falling rapidly and/or unexpectedly.
• NEVER use emergency release handle unless garage
doorway is clear of persons and obstructions.
• NEVER use handle to pull door open or closed. If rope
knot becomes untied, you could fall.
CAUTION
• Thread one end of the rope through the hole in the
top of the red handle so “NOTICE” reads right side
up as shown. Secure with an overhand knot at
least 1" (2.5 cm) from the end of the rope to
prevent slipping.
• Thread the other end of the rope through the hole
in the release arm of the outer trolley.
• Adjust rope length so the handle is 6 feet (1.83 m)
above the floor. Ensure that the rope and handle
clear the tops of all vehicles to avoid
entanglement. Secure with an overhand knot.
NOTE: If it is necessary to cut the rope, heat seal
the cut end with a match or lighter to prevent
unraveling.
Overhand
Knot
Trolley
Trolley
Release Arm
Rope
NOT
14
ICE
Emergency
Release Handle
WARNING STEP 9
INSTALLATION
WARNING
Electrical Requirements
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH from
electrocution or fire:
• Be sure power is not connected to the opener, and
disconnect power to circuit BEFORE removing cover to
establish permanent wiring connection.
• Garage door installation and wiring MUST be in
compliance with all local electrical and building codes.
• NEVER use an extension cord, 2-wire adapter, or
change plug in ANY way to make it fit outlet. Be sure
the opener is grounded.
CAUTION
WARNING
To avoid installation difficulties, do not run the
opener at this time.
To reduce the risk of electric shock, your garage door
opener has a grounding type plug with a third
grounding pin. This plug will only fit into a grounding
type outlet. If the plug doesn’t fit into the outlet you
have, contact a qualified electrician to install the
proper outlet.
PERMANENT WIRING
CONNECTION
RIGHT
WRONG
If permanent wiring is required by your local
code, refer to the following procedure.
To make a permanent connection through the 7/8"
hole in the top of the motor unit:
• Remove the motor unit cover screws and set the
cover aside.
• Remove the attached 3-prong cord.
• Connect the black (line) wire to the screw on the
brass terminal; the white (neutral) wire to the
screw on the silver terminal; and the ground wire
to the green ground screw. The opener must be
grounded.
• Reinstall the cover.
To avoid installation difficulties, do not run the
opener at this time.
Ground Tab
Green
Ground Screw
Black
Wire
Ground Wire
White Wire
15
Black Wire
WARNING
INSTALLATION STEP 10
Install The Protector System
®
Be sure power is not connected to the garage door
opener BEFORE installing the safety reversing sensor.
To prevent SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH from a closing
garage door:
• Correctly connect and align the safety reversing sensor.
This required safety device MUST NOT be disabled.
• Install the safety reversing sensor so beam is NO
HIGHER than 6" (15 cm) above garage floor.
CAUTION
The safety reversing sensor must be connected
and aligned correctly before the garage door
opener will move in the down direction.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT
THE SAFETY REVERSING SENSOR
When properly connected and aligned, the sensor
will detect an obstacle in the path of its electronic
beam. The sending eye (with an amber indicator
light) transmits an invisible light beam to the
receiving eye (with a green indicator light). If an
obstruction breaks the light beam while the door is
closing, the door will stop and reverse to full open
position, and the opener lights will flash 10 times.
The units must be installed inside the garage so that
the sending and receiving eyes face each other
across the door, no more than 6" (15 cm) above the
floor. Either can be installed on the left or right of the
door as long as the sun never shines directly into the
receiving eye lens.
The mounting brackets are designed to clip onto the
track of sectional garage doors without additional
hardware.
Sensor Beam
6" (15 cm) max.
above floor
If it is necessary to mount the units on the wall, the
brackets must be securely fastened to a solid surface
such as the wall framing. Extension brackets (see
accessories) are available if needed. If installing in
masonry construction, add a piece of wood at each
location to avoid drilling extra holes in masonry if
repositioning is necessary.
The invisible light beam path must be unobstructed.
No part of the garage door (or door tracks, springs,
hinges, rollers or other hardware) may interrupt the
beam while the door is closing.
Sensor Beam
6" (15 cm) max.
above floor
Invisible Light Beam
Protection Area
Facing the door from inside the garage
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INSTALLING THE BRACKETS
Be sure power to the opener is disconnected.
Install and align the brackets so the sensors will face
each other across the garage door, with the beam no
higher than 6" (15 cm) above the floor. They may be
installed in one of three ways, as follows.
Figure 1
DOOR TRACK MOUNT (RIGHT SIDE)
Door
Track
Garage door track installation (preferred):
• Slip the curved arms over the rounded edge of
each door track, with the curved arms facing the
door. Snap into place against the side of the track.
It should lie flush, with the lip hugging the back
edge of the track, as shown in Figure 1.
If your door track will not support the bracket
securely, wall installation is recommended.
Lip
Indicator
Light
Sensor
Bracket
Wall installation (Figure 2 & 3):
• Place the bracket against the wall with curved
arms facing the door. Be sure there is enough
clearance for the sensor beam to be unobstructed.
• If additional depth is needed, an extension bracket
(See accessories) or wood blocks can be used.
• Use bracket mounting holes as a template to
locate and drill (2) 3/16" diameter pilot holes on the
wall at each side of the door, no higher than 6"
(15 cm) above the floor.
• Attach brackets to wall with lag screws
(Not provided).
• If using extension brackets or wood blocks, adjust
right and left assemblies to the same distance out
from the mounting surface. Make sure all door
hardware obstructions are cleared.
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Figure 2
WALL MOUNT (RIGHT SIDE)
Fasten Wood Block to Wall with
Lag Screws (Not Provided)
Indicator
Light
Sensor
Bracket
Lag Screws
(Not Provided)
Lens
Figure 3
WALL MOUNT (RIGHT SIDE)
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Floor installation (Figure 4):
• Use wood blocks or extension brackets (see
accessories) to elevate sensor brackets so the
lenses will be no higher than 6" (15 cm) above the
floor.
• Carefully measure and place right and left
assemblies at the same distance out from the wall.
Be sure all door hardware obstructions are
cleared.
• Fasten to the floor with concrete anchors as
shown.
Extension
Bracket
(See Accessories)
(Provided with
Extension Bracket)
Sensor
Bracket
(Provided with
Extension
Bracket)
Lens
Figure 4
Indicator
Light
FLOOR MOUNT (RIGHT SIDE)
HARDWARE SHOWN ACTUAL SIZE
Attach with
Concrete Anchors
(Not Provided)
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Carriage Bolt
1/4"-20x1/2"
Wing Nut
1/4"-20
Lens
Staples
Indicator
Light
Sensor
Bracket
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MOUNTING AND WIRING THE SAFETY SENSORS
• Slide a 1/4"-20x1/2" carriage bolt head into the slot
on each sensor. Use wing nuts to fasten sensors
to brackets, with lenses pointing toward each other
across the door. Be sure the lens is not obstructed
by a bracket extension (Figure 5).
• Finger tighten the wing nuts.
• Run the wires from both sensors to the opener.
Use insulated staples to secure wire to wall and
ceiling.
• Strip 1/4" (6 mm) of insulation from each set of
wires. Separate white and white/black wires
sufficiently to connect to the opener terminal
screws: white to 2 and white/black to 3 (Figure 6).
Figure 5
Wing Nut
1/4"-20
Carriage Bolt
1/4"-20x1/2"
Lens
TROUBLESHOOTING THE SAFETY SENSORS
1. If the sending eye indicator light does not glow
steadily after installation, check for:
• Electric power to the opener.
• A short in the white or white/black wires. These
can occur at staples, or at opener connections.
• Incorrect wiring between sensors and opener.
• A broken wire.
2. If the sending eye indicator light glows steadily but
the receiving eye indicator light doesn't:
• Check alignment.
• Check for an open wire to the receiving eye.
3. If the receiving eye indicator light is dim, realign
either sensor.
NOTE: When the invisible beam path is obstructed
or misaligned while the door is closing, the door will
reverse. If the door is already open, it will not close.
The opener lights will blink 10 times. See page 16.
ALIGNING THE SAFETY SENSORS
• Plug in the opener. The indicator lights in both the
sending and receiving eyes will glow steadily if
wiring connections and alignment are correct.
The sending eye amber indicator light will glow
regardless of alignment or obstruction. If the green
indicator light in the receiving eye is off, dim, or
flickering (and the invisible light beam path is not
obstructed), alignment is required.
• Loosen the sending eye wing nut and readjust,
aiming directly at the receiving eye. Lock in place.
• Loosen the receiving eye wing nut and adjust
sensor until it receives the sender’s beam. When
the green indicator light glows steadily, tighten the
wing nut.
Connect Wire to
Opener Terminal screws
Figure 6
Finished Ceiling
Bell Wire
Bell Wire
Sensor
Connections
Door Control
Connections
(dotted line)
1
2
3
OPENER TERMINAL SCREWS
Sensor
Sensor
Invisible Light Beam
Protection Area
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WARNING
CAUTION
INSTALLATION STEP 11
Fasten the Door Bracket
Fiberglass, aluminum or lightweight steel garage doors
WILL REQUIRE reinforcement BEFORE installation of
door bracket. Contact your door manufacturer for
reinforcement kit.
Follow instructions which apply to your door type as
illustrated below or on the following page.
A horizontal reinforcement brace should be long
enough to be secured to two or three vertical
supports. A vertical reinforcement brace should
cover the height of the top panel.
Figure 1 shows one piece of angle iron as the
horizontal brace. For the vertical brace, 2 pieces of
angle iron are used to create a U-shaped support.
The best solution is to check with your garage door
manufacturer for an opener installation door
reinforcement kit.
NOTE: Many door reinforcement kits provide for
direct attachment of the clevis pin and door arm. In
this case you will not need the door bracket; proceed
to Step 12.
Header
Bracket
Door
Bracket
Location
HORIZONTAL AND VERTICAL
REINFORCEMENT IS NEEDED
FOR LIGHTWEIGHT GARAGE
DOORS (FIBERGLASS,
ALUMINUM, STEEL, DOORS
WITH GLASS PANEL, ETC.).
(NOT PROVIDED)
Vertical
Centerline
of Garage
Door
SECTIONAL DOORS
1. Center the door bracket on the previously marked
vertical centerline used for the header bracket
installation. Note correct UP placement, as
stamped inside the bracket.
2. Position the top edge of the bracket 2"-4"
(5-10 cm) below the top edge of the door, OR
directly below any structural support across the top
of the door.
3. Mark, drill holes and install as follows, depending
on your door’s construction:
Figure 1
(Not Provided)
Vertical
Reinforcement
Vertical
Centerline
of Garage Door
Vertical
Reinforcement
Vertical
Centerline
of Garage Door
Bolt
5/16"-18x2"
UP
Metal or light weight doors using a vertical angle
iron brace between the door panel support and
the door bracket:
• Drill 3/16" fastening holes. Secure the door bracket
using the two 1/4"-14x5/8" self-threading screws.
(Figure 2A)
• Alternately, use two 5/16" bolts, lock washers and
nuts (not provided). (Figure 2B)
Door
Bracket
UP
Lock Washer
5/16"
Nut
5/16"-18
Door
Bracket
Self-Threading
Screw
1/4"-14x5/8"
Figure 2B
Figure 2A
Metal, insulated or light weight factory reinforced
doors:
• Drill 3/16" fastening holes. Secure the door bracket
using the self-threading screws. (Figure 3)
(Not Provided)
Inside Edge
of Door or
Reinforcement Board
Bolt
5/16"x2"
Wood Doors:
• Use top and bottom or side to side door bracket
holes. Drill 5/16" holes through the door and
secure bracket with 5/16"x2" carriage bolts, lock
washers and nuts (not provided). (Figure 4)
NOTE: The 1/4"-14x5/8"
HARDWARE
SHOWN
self-threading screws are
ACTUAL SIZE
not intended for use on
wood doors.
UP
Vertical
Centerline
of Garage Door
UP
Self-Threading
Screw
1/4"-14x5/8"
Self-Threading
Screw
1/4"-14x5/8"
Figure 3
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Vertical
Centerline
of Garage
Door
Figure 4
ONE-PIECE DOORS
Please read and comply with the warnings and
reinforcement instructions on the previous page.
They apply to one-piece doors also.
• Center the door bracket on the top of the door, in
line with the header bracket as shown. Mark either
the left and right, or the top and bottom holes.
• Metal Doors: Drill 3/16" pilot holes and fasten the
bracket with the 1/4"-14x5/8" self-threading screws
provided.
• Wood Doors: Drill 5/16" holes and use 5/16"x2"
carriage bolts, lock washers and nuts (not
provided) or 5/16"x1-1/2" lag screws (not provided)
depending on your installation needs.
HARDWARE SHOWN
ACTUAL SIZE
Self-Threading Screw
1/4"-14x5/8"
NOTE: The door bracket may be installed on the top
edge of the door if required for your installation.
(Refer to the dotted line optional placement drawing.)
Self-Threading
Screw
1/4"-14x5/8"
Header Wall
2x4 Support
Finished Ceiling
Door
Bracket
Top of Door
(Inside
Garage)
Top Edge
of Door
Header
Bracket
Optional
Placement
Door
Bracket
METAL DOOR
Optional
Placement
of Door
Bracket
Vertical
Centerline of
Garage Door
HORIZONTAL AND VERTICAL
REINFORCEMENT IS NEEDED
FOR LIGHTWEIGHT GARAGE
DOORS (FIBERGLASS,
ALUMINUM, STEEL, DOORS
WITH GLASS PANEL, ETC.).
(NOT PROVIDED)
Nut
5/16"-18
Door
Bracket
Lock
Washer
5/16"
Top of Door
(Inside
Garage)
Top Edge
of Door
Optional
Placement
Carriage Bolt
5/16"x2"
(Not Provided)
For a door with no exposed framing,
or for the optional installation, use
lag screws 5/16"x1-1/2" (Not Provided)
to fasten door bracket.
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WOOD DOOR
INSTALLATION STEP 12
Inner Trolley
Connect Door Arm to Trolley
Outer Trolley
Follow instructions which apply to your door type as
illustrated below and on the following page.
SECTIONAL DOORS ONLY
• Make sure garage door is fully closed. Pull the
emergency release handle to disconnect the outer
trolley from the inner trolley. Slide the outer trolley
back (away from the door) about 2" (5 cm) as
shown in Figures 1, 2 and 3.
• Figure 1:
– Fasten straight door arm section to outer trolley
with the 5/16"x1" clevis pin. Secure the
connection with a ring fastener.
– Fasten curved section to the door bracket in the
same way, using the 5/16"x1-1/4" clevis pin.
• Figure 2:
– Bring arm sections together. Find two pairs of
holes that line up and join sections. Select holes
as far apart as possible to increase door arm
rigidity.
• Figure 3, Hole alignment alternative:
– If holes in curved arm are above holes in straight
arm, disconnect straight arm. Cut about 6"
(15 cm) from the solid end. Reconnect to trolley
with cut end down as shown.
– Bring arm sections together.
– Find two pairs of holes that line up and join with
bolts, lock washers and nuts.
• Pull the emergency release handle toward the
opener at a 45° angle so that the trolley release
arm is horizontal. Proceed to Adjustment Step 1,
page 23. Trolley will re-engage automatically when
opener is operated.
Clevis Pin
5/16"x1"
Ring
Fastener
Emergency
Release
Handle
Door
Bracket
Straight
Door Arm
Clevis Pin
5/16"x1-1/4"
Curved
Door Arm
Figure 1
Lock
Washers
5/16"
Nuts
5/16"-18
Bolts
5/16"-18x7/8"
Door Bracket
Figure 2
HARDWARE SHOWN ACTUAL SIZE
Nut 5/16"-18
Lock Washer 5/16"
Lock
Washers
5/16"
Ring Fastener
Nuts
5/16"-18
Clevis Pin
5/16"x1" (Trolley)
Clevis Pin
5/16"x1-1/4" (Door Bracket)
Hex Bolt
5/16"-18x7/8"
Bolts
5/16"-18x7/8"
Cut This End
Figure 3
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ALL ONE-PIECE DOORS
1. Assemble the door arm, Figure 4:
• Fasten the straight and curved door arm sections
together to the longest possible length (with a 2
or 3 hole overlap).
• With the door closed, connect the straight door
arm section to the door bracket with the
5/16"x1-1/4" clevis pin.
• Secure with a ring fastener.
2. Adjustment procedures, Figure 5:
• On one-piece doors, before connecting the door
arm to the trolley, the travel limits must be
adjusted. Limit adjustment screws are located on
the left side panel as shown on page 23. Follow
adjustment procedures below.
• Open door adjustment: decrease UP
travel limit
- Turn the UP limit adjustment screw
counter-clockwise 4 turns.
- Press the Door Control push button. The trolley
will travel to the fully open position.
- Manually raise the door to the open position
(parallel to the floor), and lift the door arm to the
trolley. The arm should touch the trolley just in
back of the door arm connector hole. Refer to
the fully open trolley/door arm positions in the
illustration. If the arm does not extend far
enough, adjust the limit further. One full turn
equals 2" (5 cm) of trolley travel.
• Closed door adjustment: decrease DOWN
travel limit
- Turn the DOWN limit adjustment screw
clockwise 4 complete turns.
Door
Bracket
Ring
Fastener
Lock
Washers
5/16"
Clevis Pin
5/16"x1-1/4"
Nuts
5/16"-18
Straight
Arm
Bolts
5/16"-18x7/8
Figure 4
Curved
Door Arm
- Press the Door Control push button. The trolley
will travel to the fully closed position.
- Manually close the door and lift the door arm to
the trolley. The arm should touch the trolley just
ahead of the door arm connector hole. Refer to
the fully closed trolley/door arm positions in the
illustration. If the arm is behind the connector
hole, adjust the limit further. One full turn equals
2" (5 cm) of trolley travel.
3. Connect the door arm to the trolley:
• Close the door and join the curved arm to the
connector hole in the trolley with the remaining
clevis pin. It may be necessary to lift the door
slightly to make the connection.
• Secure with a ring fastener.
• Run the opener through a complete travel cycle. If
the door has a slight "backward" slant in full open
position as shown in the illustration, decrease the
UP limit until the door is parallel to the floor.
NOTE: When setting the up limit on the following
page, the door should not have a "backward" slant
when fully open as illustrated below. A slight
backward slant will cause unnecessary bucking
and/or jerking operation as the door is being opened
or closed from the fully open position.
Figure 5
Inner Trolley
Outer Trolley
Door Arm
Connector Hole
Door Arm
Emergency Release Handle
Closed
Door
Inner Trolley
Outer Trolley
Door Arm
Correct Angle
Door with
Backward Slant (Incorrect)
Open Door
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WARNING
ADJUSTMENT STEP 1
Adjust the UP and DOWN Travel
Limits
Without a properly installed safety reversal system,
persons (particularly small children) could be
SERIOUSLY INJURED or KILLED by a closing garage
door.
• Incorrect adjustment of garage door travel limits will
interfere with proper operation of safety reversal
system.
• If one control (force or travel limits) is adjusted, the
other control may also need adjustment.
• After ANY adjustments are made, the safety reversal
system MUST be tested. Door MUST reverse on
contact with 1-1/2" high (3.8 cm) object (or 2x4 laid
flat) on floor.
CAUTION
Limit adjustment settings regulate the points at which
the door will stop when moving up or down.
To operate the opener, press the Door Control push
bar. Run the opener through a complete travel cycle.
• Does the door open and close completely?
• Does the door stay closed and not reverse
unintentionally when fully closed?
If your door passes both of these tests, no limit
adjustments are necessary unless the reversing test
fails (Adjustment Step 3, page 25).
Adjustment procedures are outlined below. Read the
procedures carefully before proceeding to
Adjustment Step 2. Use a screwdriver to make limit
adjustments. Run the opener through a complete
travel cycle after each adjustment.
NOTE: Repeated operation of the opener during
adjustment procedures may cause the motor to
overheat and shut off. Simply wait 15 minutes and
try again.
NOTE: If anything interferes with the door’s upward
travel, it will stop. If anything interferes with the
door’s downward travel (including binding or
unbalanced doors), it will reverse.
WARNING
CAUTION
To prevent damage to vehicles, be sure fully open door
provides adequate clearance.
Cover
Protection
Bolt
2-4"
(5-10 cm)
HOW AND WHEN TO ADJUST THE LIMITS
• If the door does not open completely but opens
at least five feet (1.5 m):
Increase up travel. Turn the UP limit adjustment
screw clockwise. One turn equals 2" (5 cm) of
travel.
NOTE: To prevent the trolley from hitting the cover
protection bolt, keep a minimum distance of 2-4"
(5 cm - 10 cm) between the trolley and the bolt.
Travel Limit Adjustment Screws
• If door does not open at least 5 feet (1.5 m):
Adjust the UP (open) force as explained in
Adjustment Step 2.
Adjustment Label
• If the door does not close completely:
Increase down travel. Turn the down limit
adjustment screw counterclockwise. One turn
equals 2" (5 cm) of travel.
If door still won't close completely and the trolley
bumps into the pulley bracket (page 4), try
lengthening the door arm (page 21) and
decreasing the down limit.
• If the door reverses when closing and there is
no visible interference to travel cycle:
If the opener lights are flashing, the Safety
Reversing Sensors are either not installed,
misaligned, or obstructed. See Troubleshooting,
page 18.
Test the door for binding: Pull the emergency
release handle. Manually open and close the door.
If the door is binding or unbalanced, call for a
trained door systems technician. If the door is
balanced and not binding, adjust the DOWN
(close) force. See Adjustment Step 2.
• If the opener reverses in fully closed position:
Decrease down travel. Turn the down limit
adjustment screw clockwise. One turn equals 2"
(5 cm) of travel.
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WARNING
ADJUSTMENT STEP 2
Adjust the Force
Without a properly installed safety reversal system,
persons (particularly small children) could be
SERIOUSLY INJURED or KILLED by a closing garage
door.
• Too much force on garage door will interfere with
proper operation of safety reversal system.
• NEVER increase force beyond minimum amount
required to close garage door.
• NEVER use force adjustments to compensate for a
binding or sticking garage door.
• If one control (force or travel limits) is adjusted, the
other control may also need adjustment.
• After ANY adjustments are made, the safety reversal
system MUST be tested. Door MUST reverse on
contact with 1-1/2" high (3.8 cm) object (or 2x4 laid
flat) on floor.
CAUTION
Force adjustment controls are located on the back
panel of the motor unit. Force adjustment settings
regulate the amount of power required to open and
close the door.
If the forces are set too light, door travel may be
interrupted by nuisance reversals in the down
direction and stops in the up direction. Weather
conditions can affect the door movement, so
occasional adjustment may be needed.
The maximum force adjustment range is about
3/4 of a complete turn. Do not force controls
beyond that point. Turn force adjustment controls
with a screwdriver.
NOTE: If anything interferes with the door’s upward
travel, it will stop. If anything interferes with the
door’s downward travel (including binding or
unbalanced doors), it will reverse.
HOW AND WHEN TO ADJUST THE FORCES
1. Test the DOWN (close) force
• Grasp the door bottom when the door is about
halfway through DOWN (close) travel. The door
should reverse. Reversal halfway through down
travel does not guarantee reversal on a 1-1/2"
(3.8 cm) obstruction. See Adjustment Step 3,
page 25. If the door is hard to hold or doesn’t
reverse, DECREASE the DOWN (close) force by
turning the control counterclockwise. Make small
adjustments until the door reverses normally. After
each adjustment, run the opener through a
complete cycle.
• If the door reverses during the down (close)
cycle and the opener lights aren’t flashing,
INCREASE DOWN (close) force by turning the
control clockwise. Make small adjustments until the
door completes a close cycle. After each
adjustment, run the opener through a complete
travel cycle. Do not increase the force beyond the
minimum amount required to close the door.
2. Test the UP (open) force
• Grasp the door bottom when the door is about
halfway through UP (open) travel. The door should
stop. If the door is hard to hold or doesn’t stop,
DECREASE UP (open) force by turning the control
counterclockwise. Make small adjustments until the
door stops easily and opens fully. After each
adjustment, run the opener through a complete
travel cycle.
• If the door doesn’t open at least 5 feet (1.5 m),
INCREASE UP (open) force by turning the control
clockwise. Make small adjustments until door
opens completely. Readjust the UP limit if
necessary. After each adjustment, run the opener
through a complete travel cycle.
Force Adjustment
Controls
1
3
2
9
1
7
BACK PANEL
FORCE ADJUSTMENT LABEL
9
1
7
3
1
7
3
5
5
Kg
Kg
Open Force
24
9
Close Force
3
9
1
7
3
5
5
KG
KG
WARNING
ADJUSTMENT STEP 3
Test the Safety Reversal System
Without a properly installed safety reversal system,
persons (particularly small children) could be
SERIOUSLY INJURED or KILLED by a closing garage
door.
• Safety reversal system MUST be tested every month.
• If one control (force or travel limits) is adjusted, the
other control may also need adjustment.
• After ANY adjustments are made, the safety reversal
system MUST be tested. Door MUST reverse on
contact with 1-1/2" high (3.8 cm) object (or 2x4 laid
flat) on the floor.
CAUTION
TEST
• With the door fully open, place a 1-1/2" (3.8 cm)
board (or a 2x4 laid flat) on the floor, centered
under the garage door.
• Operate the door in the down direction. The door
must reverse on striking the obstruction.
ADJUST
• If the door stops on the obstruction, it is not
traveling far enough in the down direction.
Increase the DOWN limit by turning the DOWN
limit adjustment screw counterclockwise 1/4 turn.
NOTE: On a sectional door, make sure limit
adjustments do not force the door arm beyond a
straight up and down position. See the illustration
on page 21.
• Repeat the test.
• When the door reverses on the 1-1/2" (3.8 cm)
board, remove the obstruction and run the opener
through 3 or 4 complete travel cycles to test
adjustment.
• If the unit continues to fail the Safety Reverse Test,
call for a trained door systems technician.
IMPORTANT SAFETY CHECK:
Test the Safety Reverse System after:
• Each adjustment of door arm length, limits, or
force controls.
• Any repair to or adjustment of the garage door
(including springs and hardware).
• Any repair to or buckling of the garage floor.
• Any repair to or adjustment of the opener.
1-1/2" (3.8 cm) board
(or a 2x4 laid flat)
WARNING
ADJUSTMENT STEP 4
Without a properly installed safety reversing sensor,
persons (particularly small children) could be
SERIOUSLY INJURED or KILLED by a closing garage
door.
Test The Protector System®
CAUTION
• Press the remote control push button to open the
door.
• Place the opener carton in the path of the door.
• Press the remote control push button to close the
door. The door will not move more than an inch
(2.5 cm), and the opener lights will flash.
The garage door opener will not close from a remote
if the indicator light in either sensor is off (alerting
you to the fact that the sensor is misaligned or
obstructed).
If the opener closes the door when the safety
reversing sensor is obstructed (and the sensors
are no more than 6" (15 cm) above the floor), call
for a trained door systems technician.
Safety Reversing Sensor
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Safety Reversing Sensor
WARNING
OPERATION
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
WARNING
To reduce the risk of SEVERE INJURY or DEATH:
1. READ AND FOLLOW ALL WARNINGS AND
INSTRUCTIONS.
2. ALWAYS keep remote controls out of reach of children.
NEVER permit children to operate or play with garage
door control push buttons or remote controls.
3. ONLY activate garage door when it can be seen clearly, it
is properly adjusted, and there are no obstructions to
door travel.
4. ALWAYS keep garage door in sight until completely
closed. NO ONE SHOULD CROSS THE PATH OF THE
MOVING DOOR.
5. NO ONE SHOULD GO UNDER A STOPPED, PARTIALLY
OPEN DOOR.
6. If possible, use emergency release handle to disengage
trolley ONLY when garage door is CLOSED. Weak or
broken springs or unbalanced door could result in an
open door falling rapidly and/or unexpectedly.
7. NEVER use emergency release handle unless garage
doorway is clear of persons and obstructions.
8. NEVER use handle to pull garage door open or closed.
If rope knot becomes untied, you could fall.
9. If one control (force or travel limits) is adjusted, the
other control may also need adjustment.
10. After ANY adjustments are made, the safety reversal
system MUST be tested.
11. Safety reversal system MUST be tested every month.
Garage door MUST reverse on contact with 1-1/2" high
(3.8 cm) high object (or a 2x4 laid flat) on the floor.
12. ALWAYS KEEP GARAGE DOOR PROPERLY BALANCED
(see page 3). An improperly balanced door may not
reverse when required and could result in SEVERE
INJURY or DEATH.
13. All repairs to cables, spring assemblies and other
hardware, all of which are under EXTREME tension,
MUST be made by a trained door systems technician.
14. ALWAYS disconnect electric power to garage door
opener BEFORE making any repairs or removing
covers.
15.
Using Your Garage Door Opener
6. If obstructed while opening, the door will stop.
7. If fully open, the door will not close when the beam
is broken. The sensor has no effect in the opening
cycle.
If the sensor is not installed, or is misaligned, the
door won’t close from a hand-held remote. However,
you can close the door with the Door Control, the
Outside Keylock, or Keyless Entry, if you activate
them until down travel is complete. If you release
them too soon, the door will reverse.
The opener light will turn on under the following
conditions: When the opener is initially plugged in;
when the power is interrupted; when the opener is
activated; and when someone walks through the
open garage door. It will turn off automatically after
4-1/2 minutes. Bulb size is 75 watts maximum.
They will turn off automatically after 4-1/2 minutes or
provide constant light when the Light feature on the
Multi-Function Door Control is activated. Bulb size is
100 watts maximum.
SAFETY SIGNAL™ light feature: Lights will also turn on
when someone walks through the open garage door.
With a Multi-Function Door Control, this feature may
be turned off as follows: With the opener lights off,
press and hold the light button for 10 seconds, until
the light goes on, then off again. To restore this
feature, start with the opener lights on, then press
and hold the light button for 10 seconds until the light
goes off, then on again.
Your SAFETY SIGNAL™ opener and hand-held remote
control have been factory-set to a matching code
which changes with each use, randomly accessing
over 100 billion new codes. Your opener will operate
with up to eight SAFETY SIGNAL™ remote controls and
one SAFETY SIGNAL™ Keyless Entry System. If you
purchase a new remote, or if you wish to deactivate
any remote, follow the instructions in the
Programming section.
Activate your opener with any of the following:
• The hand-held Remote Control: Hold the large
push button down until the door starts to move.
• The wall-mounted Door Control: Hold the push
button or bar down until the door starts to move.
• The Keyless Entry (See Accessories): If provided
with your garage door opener, it must be
programmed before use. See Programming.
When the opener is activated (with the safety
reversing sensor correctly installed and aligned)
1. If open, the door will close. If closed, it will open.
2. If closing, the door will reverse.
3. If opening, the door will stop.
4. If the door has been stopped in a partially open
position, it will close.
5. If obstructed while closing, the door will reverse. If
the obstruction interrupts the sensor beam, the
opener lights will blink for five seconds.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
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Using the Wall-Mounted
Door Control
To Open the Door Manually
WARNING
Press the button to open or close
the door. Press again to reverse the
door during the closing cycle or to
stop the door while it's opening.
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH from a
falling garage door:
• If possible, use emergency release handle to disengage
trolley ONLY when garage door is CLOSED. Weak or
broken springs or unbalanced door could result in an
open door falling rapidly and/or unexpectedly.
• NEVER use emergency release handle unless garage
doorway is clear of persons and obstructions.
• NEVER use handle to pull door open or closed. If rope
knot becomes untied, you could fall.
CAUTION
The door should be fully
closed if possible. Pull down
on the emergency release
handle and lift the door
manually. To reconnect the
door to the opener, press the
door control push bar.
The lockout feature prevents
the trolley from reconnecting
automatically. Pull the
emergency release handle
down and back (toward the
opener). The door can then
be raised and lowered
manually as often as
necessary. To disengage the
lockout feature, pull the
handle straight down. The
trolley will reconnect on the
next UP or DOWN operation,
either manually or by using
the door control or remote.
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Emergency
Release
Handle
(Pull Down)
Trolley
Release
Arm
NO
TIC
E
MANUAL DISCONNECT
POSITION
Trolley
Release
Arm
Emergency
Release Handle
(Down and Back)
NOTICE
LOCKOUT POSITION
THE REMOTE CONTROL BATTERY
CARE OF YOUR OPENER
WARNING
LIMIT AND FORCE ADJUSTMENTS:
Weather conditions may
FORCE CONTROLS
cause some minor changes
in door operation requiring
some re-adjustments,
particularly during the first
year of operation.
Pages 23 and 24 refer to the LIMIT CONTROLS
limit and force adjustments.
Only a screwdriver is
required. Follow the
instructions carefully.
Repeat the safety reverse test (Adjustment
Step 3, page 25) after any adjustment of limits or
force.
9
1
7
3
9
To prevent possible SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH:
• NEVER allow small children near batteries.
• If battery is swallowed, immediately notify doctor.
CAUTION
1
7
3
5
5
KG
KG
The lithium battery should
produce power for up to
5 years. To replace battery,
use the visor clip or
screwdriver blade to pry
open the case as shown.
Insert battery positive side
up (+).
Dispose of old battery properly.
MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE
Battery
positive
side up (+)
NOTICE: To comply with FCC and or Industry Canada (IC) rules, adjustment or
modifications of this receiver and/or transmitter are prohibited, except for changing the
code setting or replacing the battery. THERE ARE NO OTHER USER SERVICEABLE PARTS.
Tested to Comply with FCC Standards FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE. Operation is subject to
the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may
cause undesired operation.
Once a Month
• Manually operate door. If it is unbalanced or
binding, call a trained door systems technician.
• Check to be sure door opens and closes fully.
Adjust limits and/or force if necessary. (See pages
23 and 24.)
• Repeat the safety reverse test. Make any
necessary adjustments. (See Adjustment Step 3.)
Twice a Year
• Check chain tension. Disconnect trolley first. Adjust
if necessary (See page 7).
Once a Year
• Oil door rollers, bearings and hinges. The opener
does not require additional lubrication. Do not
grease the door tracks.
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HAVING A PROBLEM?
Bell Wire
1. My door will not close and the light bulbs blink
on my motor unit: The safety reversing sensor
must be connected and aligned correctly before
the garage door opener will move in the down
direction.
• Verify the safety sensors are properly installed,
aligned and free of any obstructions. Refer to
Installation Step 10: Install The Protector
System®.
• Check diagnostic LED for flashes on the motor
unit then refer to the Diagnostic Chart on the
following page.
1
3
2
9
1
7
3
9
1
7
3
5
5
KG
KG
1
"Learn"
Button
LED or
Diagnostic
LED
Safety Sensor
2. My remotes will not activate the door:
• Verify your door control is not blinking. If it is
blinking, deactivate the Lock Mode following the
instructions for Using the Wall Mounted Door
Control.
• Reprogram remotes following the programming
instructions. Refer to Programming.
• If remote will still not activate your door, check
diagnostic LED for flashes on motor unit then
refer to Diagnostic Chart on the following page.
Sending Eye Safety Sensor
(Amber Indicator Light)
Receiving Eye Safety Sensor
(Green Indicator Light)
6. My motor unit hums briefly:
• First verify that the trolley is against the stop bolt.
• Release the door from the opener by pulling the
Emergency Release Rope.
• Manually bring the door to a closed position.
• Loosen the chain by adjusting the outer nut 4 to
5 turns. This relieves the tension.
• Run the motor unit from the remote control or
door control. The trolley should travel towards
the door and stop. If the trolley re-engages with
the door, pull the Emergency Release Rope to
disengage.
• Decrease the UP travel by turning the UP Travel
adjustment screw 2 full turns away from
the arrow.
• Re-tighten the outer nut so the chain is a
1/2" (13 mm) above the base of the rail. (When
the door is reconnected and closed, the chain
will sag. This is normal.)
• If the trolley does not move away from the bolt,
repeat the steps above.
3. My door reverses for no apparent reason:
Repeat safety reverse test after adjustments to
force or travel limits. The need for occasional
adjustment for the force and limit settings is
normal. Weather conditions in particular can affect
door travel.
• Manually check door for balance or any binding
problems.
• Refer to Adjustment Step 2, Adjust the Force.
4. My door reverses for no apparent reason after
fully closing and touching the floor: Repeat
safety reverse test after adjustments to force or
travel limits. The need for occasional adjustment
for the force and limit settings is normal. Weather
conditions in particular can affect door travel.
• Refer to Adjustment Step 1, Adjust the UP and
DOWN Travel Limits. Decrease down travel by
turning down limit adjustment screw clockwise.
5. My lights will not turn off when door is open:
• The garage door opener is equipped with a
security light feature. This feature activates the
light on when the safety sensor beam has been
obstructed. Refer to Operation section; Using the
Wall Mounted Door Control, Light Feature.
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Bell Wire
Diagnostics
Located On
Motor Unit
1
2
3
9
1
7
3
9
1
7
3
5
5
KG
KG
Installed
Safety Sensor
1
"Learn"
Button
Safety Sensor
Diagnostic Chart
1 FLASH
Safety sensors wire open
(broken or disconnected).
OR
2 FLASHES
Safety sensors wire
shorted or black/white
wire reversed.
3 FLASHES
Door control or
wire shorted.
4 FLASHES
Safety Sensors
slightly misaligned
(dim or flashing LED).
5 FLASHES
Motor overheated or
possible RPM sensor
failure. Unplug to reset.
6 FLASHES
Motor Circuit Failure.
Replace Receiver
Logic Board.
LED or
Diagnostic
LED
Your garage door opener is programmed with
self-diagnostic capabilities. The “Learn” button/diagnostic
LED will flash a number of times then pause signifying it
has found a potential issue. Consult Diagnostic Chart below.
Symptom: One or both of the Indicator lights on the safety sensors do
not glow steady.
• Inspect sensor wires for a short (staple in wire), correct wiring polarity
(black/white wires reversed), broken or disconnected wires, replace/attach
as needed.
• Disconnect all wires from back of motor unit.
• Remove sensors from brackets and shorten sensor wires to 1-2 ft. (30-60 cm)
from back each of sensor.
• Reattach sending eye to motor unit using shortened wires. If sending eye
indicator light glows steadily, attach the receiving eye.
• Align sensors, if the indicator lights glow replace the wires for the sensors. If
the sensor indicator lights do not light, replace the safety sensors.
Symptom: LED is not lit on door control.
• Inspect door control/wires for a short (staple in wire), replace as needed.
• Disconnect wires at door control, touch wires together. If motor unit activates,
replace door control.
• If motor unit does not activate, disconnect door control wires from motor unit.
Momentarily short across red and white terminals with jumper wire. If motor
unit activates, replace door control wires.
Symptom: Sending indicator light glows steadily, receiving indicator light
is dim or flashing.
• Realign receiving eye sensor, clean lens and secure brackets.
• Verify door track is firmly secured to wall and does not move.
Symptom: Motor has over heated; the motor unit does not operate or
trolley is stuck on stop bolt = Motor unit hums briefly; RPM Sensor =
Short travel 6-8" (15-20 cm).
• Unplug unit to reset. Try to operate motor unit, check diagnostic code.
• If it is still flashing 5 times and motor unit moves 6-8" (15-20 cm), replace RPM
sensor.
• If motor unit doesn’t operate, motor unit is overheated. Wait 30 minutes and
retry. If motor unit still will not operate replace logic board.
Symptom: Motor unit doesn’t operate.
• Replace logic board because motor rarely fails.
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PROGRAMMING
NOTICE: If this SAFETY SIGNAL™ garage door opener is operated with a non-rolling code transmitter, the technical
measure in the receiver of the garage door opener, which provides security against code-theft devices, will be
circumvented. The owner of the copyright in the garage door opener does not authorize the purchaser or
supplier of the non-rolling code transmitter to circumvent that technical measure.
Your garage door opener has already been programmed at the factory to operate with your hand-held remote
control. The door will open and close when you press the large push button.
Below are instructions for programming your opener to operate with additional SAFETY SIGNAL™ remote controls.
To Add or Reprogram a Hand-held Remote Control
USING THE “LEARN” BUTTON
1
1
To Erase All Codes From Motor
Unit Memory
3
2
To deactivate any unwanted remote,
1
first erase all codes:
Press and hold the “learn” button on
motor unit until the learn indicator light
goes out (approximately 6 seconds). All
previous codes are now erased. Reprogram each
remote or keyless entry you wish to use.
2
2
KG
*3-Button Remotes
1
1. Press and release the “learn”
button on the motor unit. The
learn indicator light will glow
steadily for 30 seconds.
If provided with your garage door opener, the large
button is factory programmed to operate it. Additional
buttons on any SAFETY
SIGNAL™ 3-Button
remote or compact
remote can be
programmed to operate
other SAFETY SIGNAL™
garage door openers.
2
KG
2. Within 30 seconds, press and
hold the button on the hand-held
remote* that you wish to operate
your garage door.
3. Release the button when the
motor unit lights blink. It has
learned the code. If light bulbs are
not installed, two clicks will be
heard.
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To Add, Reprogram or Change a Keyless Entry PIN
NOTE: Your new Keyless Entry must be programmed to operate your garage door opener.
USING THE “LEARN” BUTTON
To change an existing, known PIN
1
9
1
7
1
1. Press and release the “learn”
button on motor unit. The learn
indicator light will glow steadily for
30 seconds.
1
If the existing PIN is known, it may be changed by one
person without using a ladder.
1. Press the four buttons for the present PIN, then
press and hold the # button.
The opener light will blink twice. Release the #
button.
2. Press the new 4-digit PIN you have chosen, then
press Enter.
The motor unit lights will blink once when the PIN has
been learned.
Test by pressing the new PIN, then press Enter. The
door should move.
3
2
3
9
1
7
3
5
5
KG
KG
2
2
To set a temporary PIN
You may authorize access by visitors or service people
with a temporary 4-digit PIN. After a programmed
number of hours or number of accesses, this temporary
PIN expires and will no longer open the door. It can be
used to close the door even after it has expired. To set
a temporary PIN:
1. Press the four buttons for your personal entry PIN
(not the last temporary PIN), then press and hold the
✽ button.
The opener light will blink three times. Release the
button.
2. Press the temporary 4-digit PIN you have chosen,
then press Enter.
The opener light will blink four times.
3. To set the number of hours this temporary PIN will
work, press the number of hours (up to 255), then
press ✽.
OR
3. To set the number of times this temporary PIN will
work, press the number of times (up to 255), then
press #.
The opener light will blink once when the temporary
PIN has been learned.
Test by pressing the four buttons for the temporary PIN,
then press Enter. The door should move. If the
temporary PIN was set to a certain number of
openings, remember that the test has used up one
opening.To clear the temporary password, repeat steps
1-3, setting the number of hours or times to 0 in step 3.
KG
2. Within 30 seconds, enter a four
digit personal identification
number (PIN) of your choice on
the keypad. Then press and hold
the ENTER button.
3. Release the button when the
motor unit lights blink. It has
learned the code. If light bulbs are
not installed, two clicks will be
heard.
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REPAIR PARTS
Rail Assembly Parts
5
1
3
4
2
6
KEY
NO.
PART
NO.
DESCRIPTION
1
2
3
4
5
6
4A1008
41A4813
41A3489
1707LM
41D3484
83A11-2
Master link kit
Chain pulley bracket
Complete trolley assembly
One-piece rail
Full chain assembly
Rail grease
Installation Parts
1
4
2
3
G
LIN
CEI
UP
7
5
NLY
TO
UN
MO
6
NOT
ICE
KEY PART
NO. NO.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
8
10
10
11
12
9
11
12
33
41A4166
371BM
10A20
29B137
41A2828
DESCRIPTION
Door control button
Single-button remote control
3V2032 Lithium battery
Transmitter visor clip
Emergency release rope & handle
assembly
41B4494-1
2-conductor bell wire – white & white/red
41A4353
Header bracket w/clevis pin & fastener
41A5047
Door bracket w/clevis pin & fastener
41A5034
Safety sensor kit (receiving and sending
eyes) with 3' (.9 m) 2-conductor bell
wire attached
178B34
Straight door arm section
178B35
Curved door arm section
41A5266-1
Safety sensor brackets (2)
NOT SHOWN
41A2770-6
Installation hardware bag (see page 5).
114A3071
Owner’s manual
114A3071SP Owner’s manual - Spanish
Motor Unit Assembly Parts
1
2
20
4
3
8
17
18
16
9
10
3
LIMIT SWITCH ASSY.
(Down)
Contact
14
Brown
Wire
Drive
Gear
Center Limit
Contact
12
KEY PART
NO. NO.
1
2
31D380
41C4220A
3
41A2817
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
41B4245
143D100
175B88
108D36
30B533
12A373
41A3150
41D3058
DESCRIPTION
Sprocket cover
Gear and sprocket assy. Complete
with: Spring washer, thrust washer,
retaining ring, bearing plate, roll
pins (2), drive gear and worm gear,
helical gear w/retainer and grease
Drive/worm gear kit w/grease,
Roll pins (2)
Line cord
End panel w/all labels
Light socket
Lens
Capacitor - 1/3HP
Capacitor bracket
Terminal block w/screws
Universal replacement motor &
bracket assy. Complete with:
Motor, worm, bracket, bearing
assembly, RPM sensor.
7
11
13
15
6
5
DN
19
UP
16
KEY PART
NO. NO.
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
Yellow
Wire
DESCRIPTION
41A3583-15
41A2818
Cover
Helical gear & retainer
w/grease
41D3452
Limit switch assembly
41C4398A
RPM sensor assembly
41C4246
Wire harness assy. w/plug
41A2826
Shaft bearing kit
41A2822A
Interrupter cup assy.
41A5021-1H-315 Receiver logic board assy.
Complete with: Logic board,
End panel w/all labels
41A5014-3
End panel w/all labels
41A2825
34
(Up)
Contact
Grey
Wire
NOT SHOWN
Opener assy. hardware kit
(includes screws not designated
by a number in illustration).
ACCESSORIES
1702LM
Outside Quick Release:
Required for a garage with NO
access door.
371BM
BuildMark™ Single-Button
Remote Control:
Includes visor clip.
59LM
Outside Keylock:
Opens the garage door
automatically from outside when
remote control is not handy.
372RGD
SAFETY SIGNAL™ 2-Button
Remote Control:
Includes visor clip.
1708LM
8 foot (2.44 m) Complete Rail:
To allow an 8 foot (2.44 m) door to
open fully.
373RGD
SAFETY SIGNAL™ 3-Button
Remote Control:
Includes visor clip.
1710LM
10 foot (3.06 m) Complete Rail:
To allow a 10 foot (3.06 m) door to
open fully.
374RGD
SAFETY SIGNAL™ 4-Button
Remote Control:
Includes visor clip.
41A5281
Extension Brackets:
(Optional) For safety sensor
installation onto the wall or floor.
370LM
SECURITY✚® 3-Button Mini
Remote Control:
With key ring and fastening strip.
376LG
SECURITY✚® Keyless Entry:
Enables homeowner to operate
garage door opener from outside by
entering code on specially designed
keyboard. Also can add a temporary
pass code for visitors or service
persons. This temporary code can
be limited to a programmable
number of hours or entries.
98LM
Motion Detecting Door
Control Panel:
Multi-function door control with
motion sensor that automatically
turns opener lights on for 5 minutes
when it detects a person entering
the garage. Sensor can be easily
deactivated when desired.
LOCK
LIGHT
35
BUILDMARK™ GARAGE
DOORS SERVICE IS ON CALL
OUR LARGE SERVICE ORGANIZATION
SPANS AMERICA
INSTALLATION AND SERVICE INFORMATION IS AS
NEAR AS YOUR TELEPHONE FIVE DAYS A WEEK.
SIMPLY DIAL OUR TOLL FREE NUMBER:
HOW TO ORDER
REPAIR PARTS
Selling prices will be furnished on request or parts will
be shipped at prevailing prices and you will be billed
accordingly.
WHEN ORDERING REPAIR PARTS, ALWAYS GIVE
THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
• PART NUMBER
• PART NAME
• MODEL NUMBER
ADDRESS ORDERS TO:
BUILDMARK™ GARAGE DOORS
Technical Support Group
6020 S. Country Club Road
Tucson, Arizona 85706
1-800-472-9667
HOURS: (Central Std. Time)
7:30 A.M. TO 4:30 P.M. - Monday through Friday
For professional installation, parts and service,
contact your local BUILDMARK™ GARAGE DOORS
distributor. Look for him in the Yellow Pages, or call our
service number for a list of dealers in your area.
SERVICE INFORMATION TOLL FREE NUMBER:
1-888-528-6306
BUILDMARK™ ONE-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
TWO-YEAR MOTOR LIMITED WARRANTY
BUILDMARK™ (“Seller”) warrants to the first retail purchaser of this product, for the residence in which this product is originally installed,
that it is free from defect in materials and/or workmanship for a period of one year from the date of purchase [and that the motor is free
from defect in materials and/or workmanship for a period of two years from the date of purchase]. The proper operation of this product
is dependent on your compliance with the instructions regarding installation, operation, maintenance and testing. Failure to comply
strictly with those instructions will void this limited warranty in its entirety.
If, during the limited warranty period, this product appears to contain a defect covered by this limited warranty, call 1-888-528-6306, toll
free, before dismantling this product. Then send this product, pre-paid and insured, to our service center for warranty repair. You will
be advised of shipping instructions when you call. Please include a brief description of the problem and a dated proof-of-purchase
receipt with any product returned for warranty repair. Products returned to Seller for warranty repair, which upon receipt by Seller are
confirmed to be defective and covered by this limited warranty, will be repaired or replaced (at Seller’s sole option) at no cost to you
and returned pre-paid. Defective parts will be repaired or replaced with new or factory-rebuilt parts at Seller’s sole option.
ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES FOR THE PRODUCT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE ONE-YEAR LIMITED
WARRANTY PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE [EXCEPT THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO THE MOTOR, WHICH ARE
LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE TWO-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY PERIOD FOR THE MOTOR], AND NO IMPLIED WARRANTIES
WILL EXIST OR APPLY AFTER SUCH PERIOD. Some States do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts,
so the above limitation may not apply to you. THIS LIMITED WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER NON-DEFECT DAMAGE,
DAMAGE CAUSED BY IMPROPER INSTALLATION, OPERATION OR CARE (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ABUSE,
MISUSE, FAILURE TO PROVIDE REASONABLE AND NECESSARY MAINTENANCE, UNAUTHORIZED REPAIRS OR ANY
ALTERATIONS TO THIS PRODUCT), LABOR CHARGES FOR REINSTALLING A REPAIRED OR REPLACED UNIT,
REPLACEMENT OF BATTERIES AND LIGHT BULBS OR UNITS INSTALLED FOR NON-RESIDENTIAL USE.
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER ANY PROBLEMS WITH, OR RELATING TO, THE GARAGE DOOR OR GARAGE
DOOR HARDWARE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE DOOR SPRINGS, DOOR ROLLERS, DOOR ALIGNMENT OR
HINGES. THIS LIMITED WARRANTY ALSO DOES NOT COVER ANY PROBLEMS CAUSED BY INTERFERENCE. ANY SERVICE
CALL THAT DETERMINES THE PROBLEM HAS BEEN CAUSED BY ANY OF THESE ITEMS COULD RESULT IN A FEE TO YOU.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL SELLER BE LIABLE FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES
ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS PRODUCT. IN NO EVENT SHALL SELLER’S LIABILITY FOR
BREACH OF WARRANTY, BREACH OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR STRICT LIABILITY EXCEED THE COST OF THE
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