: :

Add Comment | Related Links | TrackBack
Related Content

idrive torquemaster opens 1 inch

My idrive torquemaster opens 1 inch, makes a horrible noise (like gears stripping) beeps, then stops. It did this one other time and acted like it didn't have enough power to get the garage door all the way up. I applied some lubrication to the springs and it worked like a charm, but for only a little while. I tried to apply lubrication this time and it didn't work. Any suggestions?

Jessica Lee
Tue, 18 Aug 2009 01:50:41 +0000

Did you check to see if your garage door is balanced? Wayne Dalton's manual explains the procedure. But here is the gist of it:

1. Disengage the garage door opener.
2. Lift the door up half way. Does it stay at that position when you let go?
3. Lift the door up 3/4 way. Does it stay at that position when you let go?
4. Lift the door up 1/4 way. Does it stay at that position when you let go?

If you answer "yes" to all three questions, then your door is balanced. If your door is not balanced, the first thing to do is to balance your garage door.

Chieh Cheng
Wed, 19 Aug 2009 01:18:18 +0000

Add Comment | Related Links | TrackBack
Related Content

Did your message disappear? Read the Forums FAQ.

Add Comment

Spam Control | * indicates required field
Your Name: *
Remember Me!
Comment: *
File attachment is optional. Please do not attach a file to your submission unless it is relevent.
Attach File:
(20 MB Max)
Spam Protection: * Answer of 6 + 3?
Click button only once, please!


TrackBack only accepted from WebSite-X Suite web sites. Do not submit TrackBacks from other sites.

Send Ping | TrackBack URL | Spam Control

No TrackBacks yet. TrackBack can be used to link this thread to your weblog, or link your weblog to this thread. In addition, TrackBack can be used as a form of remote commenting. Rather than posting the comment directly on this thread, you can posts it on your own weblog. Then have your weblog sends a TrackBack ping to the TrackBack URL, so that your post would show up here.

Messages, files, and images copyright by respective owners.

Articles | Wiki
Forums | Latest | RSS
Library | Links | News
Search | Store | Help

140 Users Online

Hacking Digital Cameras
Fun for Photographers

Amazon Associate

Copyright © 2004 - 2024. All Rights Reserved.