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why is garage door opener remote blinking steadily

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The wall remote is blinking all the time and the car remotes will not operate
asked in Car Garage by carleco (120 points)
edited by darekrudy
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Hi Carleco,
 
It’s possible that your garage door opener controller has a “LOCK” function. When engaged by pressing the “LOCK” button for a couple of seconds (usually 2-3) it prevents garage door opener from functioning. Blinking light is a sign that this particular feature has been activated. 

If your garage door opener has been equipped with such safety feature push the opener’s “LOCK” button for a few seconds and the blinking light should change to a steady one / opener should become functional again.

Blinking garage door opener remote light

If this doesn’t help, write down the brand and the model number of your garage door opener, and forward it to me. Just click “comment” below.

answered by darekrudy (21,730 points)
You are very good;  the door opener was locked but i don't have that feature on the

garage opener on the wall but somehow it got set at the opener in the ceiling.

Thanks a lot for your help it is working okay now. Like i said ur good.

Carl
Thank you Carl,

I'm glad I could help. I removed email address from your signature above, I don't want you to get spammed...
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