Question about Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain Garage Door Opener Wireless Keypad Model 976LM Security+

1 Answer

Keypad will close the door but not open it

I have changed batteries twice. we just had a bad winter, but aren't these made for that. when the door is closing the enter button will reverse the door up and down,but once the door is fully closed the keypad will no longer open the door

Posted by on

  • Agwambo Feb 16, 2009

    I have exactly thesame problem and initially thoght it was the battries, but then it should not be closing thedoor either! (which it does without fail)

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

U have to push right side of enter button 3 to 4 times

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Repairman can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Repairman (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a lift Master door and the remotes work fine but the door will not open or close using the wall button or the keypad.


Are you sure you aren't stating the facts just the opposite of what they are? That would be a fairly common complaint.

Aug 20, 2011 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

I have a Chamberlain Liftmaster Professional 1/3 hp garage door opener. I'm unable to find the model number, but it was made in April 2004 and has an orange learn button. It has been working fine since...


Do you mean the numeric keypad is no longer controlling the garage door? If so, have you changed the battery for the keypad? Frequently, if the battery is low, the keypad will stop working when the door is closed but works to close an open door. On most Chamberlain garage door openers, this is a 9V battery. You may need a small Philips screw driver to open the battery compartment at the bottom of the keypad.

After changing the battery, try the learn code procedure again. I've found it easiest to have two people involved when programming the keypad to the garage door opener. One handles the Learn button and the other types in the desired code.

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

May 22, 2017 | Vacuums

1 Answer

Everything on the opener works fine but the key pad will not open the door when it is closed but will close the door when oprn


Make sure the battery in the keypad is good. A weak battery will cause this problem. If it is good then your keypad is going bad.

Nov 28, 2010 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

Craftsman 1/2 hp opener won't open using the outdoor keypad. It will close when using the outdoor keypad but not open. Wall unit closes and opens it. changed battery in keypad, no difference


If your hand remotes work okay then the keypad has lost signal strength and needs to be replaced. If your hand remotes act the same way then your logic board is bad.

Jun 28, 2010 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

Liftmaster wireless keypad closes but won't open the door


If you are sure the battery is good you have a bad keypad. The signal strength is so weak it will not penetrate the door.

Aug 25, 2009 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

Wireless keypad will close door but open


WHEN YOU CHANGE THE BATTERY YOU NEED TO REPROGRAM THE UNIT.

IF THAT DOESN'T WORK YOU PROBABLY HAVE A BAD KEYPAD.

HOPE THIS HELPS

Apr 04, 2009 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

Garage door will only close with keypad code it will not open


UNPLUG THE UNIT AND WAIT 5 MIN.
WHEN YOU PLUG IT BACK IN CLAER ALL CODES BY HOLDING DOWN THE PROGRAM BUTTON FOR 20 SECONDS.
NOW TRY TO PROGRAM EACH REMOTE AND KEYPAD - IF THERE IS STILL A PROBLEM CHANGE THE BATTERIES AND REPEAT THIS PROCEDURE.

I HOPE THIS HELPS

Mar 31, 2009 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

Craftsman garage door opener 1/2 HP


You may have a model that requires you to reprogramme your PIN after changing batteries...

Jul 13, 2008 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

1 Answer

Sears Wireless keypad will close door but will not open


If you are sure the battery is good than it sound like the keypad is bad and needs to be replaced. With a 6+ year old operator I would suggest a wired keyless entry (Donino GD-1) so if the operator has to be replaced you can use the same keyless entry.

Jul 04, 2008 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain Garage Door Opener Wireless Keypad Model 976LM Security+ Logo

63 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sears Building Materials Experts

Glenn Mayer
Glenn Mayer

Level 2 Expert

91 Answers

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4341 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5221 Answers

Are you a Sears Building Material Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...