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Garage Door Closes by Itself
When the garage door opens or closes randomly without any instructions or is operating remotely, then it is known as the phantom operation of the door. Usually, the motorized trolley of the garage door is activated to open or close it. Its electric motor gets activated to open or close the garage door with the help of its track and pulley system by using a signal received by pressing a button remotely. If your garage door closes by itself, then it could be experiencing some mechanical problems. It can cause safety concerns especially when you are away from your home.
Garage Door Closes by Itself - What Does This Mean?
This mechanical problem can be due to various reasons including the use of old transmitters or faulty logic board, etc. This ghost movement of your garage door can also be caused due to other mechanical issues like:
Wrong wiring of the transmitters or the wall button. Shorts on one of the transmitters or in the wall button. The transmitters can send signals to the receiver of the sensor if it is short. The remote of the garage damaged due to the old batteries in it. Malfunctioning on the remote of the garage ... more
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