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Push buttons on remotes won't raise/close lift master mod 81lm

Wired on the wall button works normally. Wireless opener displays green light when button is depressed.

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Check to see if the light in the wall control is flashing. If it is press and hold the lock button for 3 seconds.

Posted on Jun 13, 2012

  • Don Maggard Jun 13, 2012

    Check to see if the light in the wall control is flashing. If it is press and hold the lock button for 3 seconds.

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The little button with a padlock on the wall control is a "vacation" lockout feature that disables the remotes. There should be a small LED on the wall control that is always on steady. When the padlock button is pressed and released the LED should be constantly blinking (indicating the vacation lockout mode is active) and your remotes should be disabled. The wall control will still operate the door. Pushing the padlock button again should make the LED stop blinking and restore the door to normal operation.

Posted on Jun 19, 2008

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SOURCE: Liftmaster 1280 LMC Motion Detector Garage Opener Push Button Pad Not Working

Have you tried to reprogram the chanel again?
Changed the battery?

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SOURCE: Chamberplain Garage Door Opener problem

IF U HAVE TWO EYE,SENSORS ON EACH SIDE OF THE DOOR SEE IF SOMETHING IS BLOCKING THE EYES OR SOETHING IS COVERING THEM, OR THEY ARE OUT OF ALIGNMENT, ONE SHOULD SHOW GREEN, AND ONE RED EYE, GOOD LOCK

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

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SOURCE: Garage Door Wont Close Craftsman 1/2 HP (1998)

What it is is the electric beams at the door are getting blinded buy the sun or out of line. They are the two black boxes on both sides of the door about a foot from the ground. Put a piece of card board in front of them not blocking the beam dut to block the sun. All that they are is safety beams for kids so they do not get hurt. If you have to move them to the top where the sun will not hit them. Sorry to say though you can not remove them all the way. Also make sure the lite on them is not blinking if so they are out of line.

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Posted on Mar 05, 2009

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SOURCE: garage door wont work with remote

If the small light in your wall control is blinking it is in the lock mode. Press and hold for 3 seconds the button with the icon of a lock. This will toggle the lock function off.

Posted on Aug 04, 2009

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