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GARAGE
DOOR
Q u i c k f i x e s w h e n a
w o n ’ t c l o s e a s
i t s h o u l d
w w w . a l l g a r a g e d o o r a n d g a t e s . c o m
(818) 514-5144
North Hollywood, CA
Garage Door Won't Close
Common Reasons Why Your
Identifying these common
culprits is the first step in
regaining control over your
garage access. Here's what
might be going wrong:
Sensor Problems
Obstructions in the
Door's Path
Track Misalignment
Cable and Spring Issues
Opener Issues
Sensor Problems
How Garage Door
Safety Sensors
Work
Here's how it works: garage door safety
sensors consist of two parts, typically
installed on either side of the garage
door near the ground. One sensor emits
an invisible beam of light, and the other
receives it. When something obstructs
this beam, the receiving sensor detects
the interruption and signals the garage
door opener to stop closing and reverse
its operation.
Sensor Problems
How to Diagnose
a Sensor Problem
in a Garage Door
Visual Inspection
Sensor Alignment
Check for Blinking Lights
Observe the Reaction
Wiring Inspection
Sensor Problems
Quick Fixes for
Sensor Problems on
Garage Doors
So, you've discovered that sensor
problems are the reason behind your
garage door's refusal to close properly.
Fret not; you can try some quick and
easy fixes before calling in the
professionals. Let's get those sensors
back on track:
Cleaning
Realignment
Check for Obstructions
Verify Wiring
Clean the Surrounding Area
Test the Door
Sensor Problems
Step-by-Step
Instructions for Adjusting
Sensor Alignment
Step 1: Gather Your Tools
Step 2: Identify the Problem Sensor
Step 3: Loosen the Fasteners
Step 4: Adjust the Sensor
Step 5: Tighten the Fasteners
Step 6: Test the Door
Safety Precautions While Fixing
Garage Door Sensor Misalignment
Disconnect the Power
Handle with Care
Double-Check Alignment
Avoid Blocking the Beam
PREMIER GATE AND
GARAGE DOOR
SERVICES
N O R T H H O L L Y W O O D , C A
( 8 1 8 ) 5 1 4 - 5 1 4 4
W W W . A L L G A R A G E D O O R A N D G A T E S . C O M

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Quick Fixes When A Garage Door Won’t Close as It Should

  • 1. Unlimited GARAGE DOOR Q u i c k f i x e s w h e n a w o n ’ t c l o s e a s i t s h o u l d w w w . a l l g a r a g e d o o r a n d g a t e s . c o m (818) 514-5144 North Hollywood, CA
  • 2. Garage Door Won't Close Common Reasons Why Your Identifying these common culprits is the first step in regaining control over your garage access. Here's what might be going wrong: Sensor Problems Obstructions in the Door's Path Track Misalignment Cable and Spring Issues Opener Issues
  • 3. Sensor Problems How Garage Door Safety Sensors Work Here's how it works: garage door safety sensors consist of two parts, typically installed on either side of the garage door near the ground. One sensor emits an invisible beam of light, and the other receives it. When something obstructs this beam, the receiving sensor detects the interruption and signals the garage door opener to stop closing and reverse its operation.
  • 4. Sensor Problems How to Diagnose a Sensor Problem in a Garage Door Visual Inspection Sensor Alignment Check for Blinking Lights Observe the Reaction Wiring Inspection
  • 5. Sensor Problems Quick Fixes for Sensor Problems on Garage Doors So, you've discovered that sensor problems are the reason behind your garage door's refusal to close properly. Fret not; you can try some quick and easy fixes before calling in the professionals. Let's get those sensors back on track: Cleaning Realignment Check for Obstructions Verify Wiring Clean the Surrounding Area Test the Door
  • 6. Sensor Problems Step-by-Step Instructions for Adjusting Sensor Alignment Step 1: Gather Your Tools Step 2: Identify the Problem Sensor Step 3: Loosen the Fasteners Step 4: Adjust the Sensor Step 5: Tighten the Fasteners Step 6: Test the Door
  • 7. Safety Precautions While Fixing Garage Door Sensor Misalignment Disconnect the Power Handle with Care Double-Check Alignment Avoid Blocking the Beam
  • 8. PREMIER GATE AND GARAGE DOOR SERVICES N O R T H H O L L Y W O O D , C A ( 8 1 8 ) 5 1 4 - 5 1 4 4 W W W . A L L G A R A G E D O O R A N D G A T E S . C O M