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Craftmans remote garage door opener does not work

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I recently bought a new garage door opener and it does not work at all. The light on it is red and I wonder if that is an indication of a dead battery. I have tried everything the manual says: push learn button and hold down open button on remote for 30sec........ It does not work. Is there something I need to do. It has never responded at all.

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    i purchased a new remote and it is the same as the one that i am replacing, however, it will not work...help

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Hello,

Most likely the battery is dying and needs to be replaced.
You can open the rear cover and replace it, they should have the battery you need at wall greens!

Once the cover is off make sure the switchs matches those of the Garage door sensor itself other wise it will not open.
It should tell you how to do this in the manuel that came with the unit.

If this does not work call tech support at the 800 number provided to you in the manuel and they will walk you through it. Most likely you bought this from Sears, craftsman is a Sears product.

Posted on Sep 23, 2008

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