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Garage Door Opener Parts
Garage Door Openers require spare parts. Parts that are most often purchased include cables, gear kits, hinges, keypads, keys, locks, pulleys, remote controls, rollers, sensors, springs, switches, transmitters, weather seals.
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What are the key components of a Garage Door Opener?
Motor - As the motor rotates, the Garage Door is raised or lowered.
Wired Remote Control - Wired remote controls are typically mounted inside the garage to allow for convient control of the garage door opener.
Cables - The garage door cables connect the bottom section of the door to the spring system. Their is typically one cable per side or two cables per garage door.
Door - The garage door is rasied and lowered by the Garage Door Opener.
Hinges - The garage door hinges allow the door to fold in sections as the door rides up the track into the open position.
Keypad - Garage Door Openers can be controlled from exterior keypads. These keypads can either be wired or wireless. Keypads allow for access to the garage without a key.
Wireless Transmitters - Garage Door Openers can be controlled from wireless transmitters.
Keyed Switches - Garage Door Openers can be controlled from exterior key switches. Keyed switches are not as common in recent years, but they provide an added level or security. These keypads can either be wired or wireless. Keypads allow for access to the garage without a key.
Springs - Springs are used to balance the weight of the garage doors. When the doors are lowered, the springs are in tension.
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