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Door won't close and overhead light blinks 9 (or 10) times. I pulled the manual release and the mechanism then moved up and down fine. I then re-engaged the door and it worked. This has happened 3 times in the last month. what's wrong? Chamberlain Liftmaster

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Check your IR door sensors. They are likely out of alignment. The can be adjusted by eye. Check that there is nothing blocking the light beam, even spider webs and debris can cause them to act up.
By pressing the wall button and holding the button the door will close fully even if the sensors are defective or blocked..

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