A repairing project is one of the alternatives a user can do when a Wayne Dalton garage door opener does not function well. Repairing Wayne Dalton opener is simple and a way cheaper rather than calling a professional fixing the garage door opener for you.
The tips below are the basic tips you can follow to get a thorough inspection when determining what the problem cause the Wayne Dalton garage door opener does not operate well. You may take a decision whether to replace or to repair broken elements or calling the professional if you think you are no longer can handle the problem by yourself after determining the core problem.
On performing few tips of Wayne Dalton garage door opener repairing project, you may need a Universal screwdriver, a ladder, and mounting screws. Here are the tips on fixing the garage door opener of Wayne Dalton:
- Since the Wayne Dalton opener photo eyes as one of the safety features, you may inspect the alignment of the photo eyes. Check the lights for steadiness, the lights will fade in and out when a problem occurs. Adjust the photo eyes hardware using a universal screwdriver to tighten the mounting screws, as an action of re-aligning the photo eyes position. If the photo eyes are not lit solid, you need to replace the photo eyes.
- Follow the path of any wires to check is there any wires breakage into the circuit board in the motor head unit. You need to unplug or unscrew the wires and then attach again the wires into the motor unit.
- Any Wayne Dalton openers are controlled by circuit boards. If you find the wall button’s light is not on, the photo eyes’ light is not on, or you cannot lift up the closed position garage door you need to replace the circuit boards of the opener.