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Why Will The Garage Door Not Close?

Why Will The Garage Door Not Close?

When your garage door refuses to close there are many potential causes ranging from the relatively simple and easily fixable to more complex and potentially expensive repairs

Cluttering Obstructions

One of the most common reasons for a garage door not closing is due to an obstruction in its way. Your garage door comes equipped with safety features like sensors that are designed to detect objects that could interfere with the closing process. If these sensors detect something that could be in danger of being crushed, they will stop the door from completing closing.

Electricity Issues

Another potential obstacle might be related to your electricity supply. Before attempting any major repair  it’s worth checking if your plug is still firmly connected, Additionally, most modern garage doors have a manual override feature which allows them to be closed manually during times of power outages this switch needs to be set back into auto mode once you want to resume normal operation again.

Anоthеr rеаѕоn may bе that уоur gаrаgе dооr iѕ functioning in mаnuаl mоdе. Your gаrаgе door hаѕ a fеаturе thаt аllоwѕ уоu tо оvеrridе аutоmаtiоn whеn there is a роwеr оutаgе. Thiѕ аllоwѕ уоu tо сlоѕе your dооr manually in thе аbѕеnсе of еlесtriсitу. Check fоr thе ѕwitсh аnd fliр it back to auto mоdе.

Repairs & Maintenance

If none of these solutions help then it may mean something more serious with your garage door and you should call a professional help right away. A specialist technician can check up the motor as well inspect for any physical damage that would prevent the doors from functioning correctly.

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