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How to add additional garage door opener safety sensor

I would like to know if it is possible to add an additional safety sensor to my garage door opener. I have a LiftMaster and it already has one set of IR sensors that are mounted 6 inch of the floor.

My new van is almost as long as the garage space and I am afraid that I'll close the garage door on it. I already have a laser paring aid but I want to add another layer of insurance against a demaged car.

Have anyone try adding an other pair of safety sensor? I would like to add a pair so that the bumper of my van will block them when it is not parked correctly. Other suggestions are welcomed.

Thanks.

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Cant be done. put parking bumper on flor so you know you pulled in far enough. you are only one I know who installed parking laser. I don't. If customer isnt home when I install gdo, how do I aim laser. What about when they get new car. They want you back for free to adjust, No way.

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