There are few ways to control Genie garage door opener remote. You can control Genie through wall button inside the garage door, using keypad outside your garage door or a remote controller that you can bring along with you or placed inside the vehicle. The handiest way to close and open the garage door is using the remote control. Just sit behind your wheels and let your garage door opener automatically move in a single of clicking. Unfortunately, it is problematic when your remote is acting up. Instead of changing the entire unit, why do not try how to repair Genie garage door opener remote first?
How to repair Genie garage door opener remote starts with changing the battery of the remote. Uncover the backside of the remote and slide off the cover, take out the old remote battery and place the new battery inside the compartment. Use the recommended battery replacement for remote control model of yours.
How to repair Genie garage door opener remote continues with programming the new remote to the opener. Press and release the learn code button, an indicator learn LED is blinking. Press the remote button on the remote, after blinking rapidly the indicator LED light on the opener stays lit. Press the remote button that has been learned and the indicator LED light is off, the signal is stored inside the receiver. Press again the same button on the remote and now the opener should move.
If the door does not move, try to find antenna wire on the rear side of the opener motor. Try to move the antenna in the opposite direction from previous position. Try to operate the opener by pointing remote control at the opener in such distance. It is likely there is frequency interfere with the operation of the remote control. If all attempts to repair the remote fails to make the door moves, try to call Genie customer service or get a new remote.