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As a vital part of your garage door system, a garage door opener needs to be well maintained and annually serviced. However, even with upkeep, you will eventually need garage door opener repair. Choose the experts at Grease Monkey Garage Door to ensure your garage door opener functions at its best with great local garage door opener repair services.


  • Your garage door won’t open with the keypad, remote, or smartphone app.
  • Your garage door makes squeaking or grinding noises.
  • You notice your garage door opens and closes slowly.
  • The garage door has unreliable opening and closing.
  • The garage door begins to close, then automatically reverses.
  • Your garage door opener is reaching 15-20 years of use.

Garage Door Opener Repair Services Near You!

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Because a garage door opener upgrades the convenience of your garage door, a broken garage door opener can be a major headache. But how do you know if you have a broken garage door opener? Below are the most common reasons we see garage door openers break:

  1. You have dead batteries in your remote or wireless keypad that need to be replaced.
  2. Your garage door safety eye sensors are out of alignment and dirty.
  3. Your garage door opener has a worn-out gear and sprocket assembly that needs replacement or maintenance.
  4. Your garage door opener is reaching the end of its 15-20 year lifespan. 

Depending on the particular reason you need garage door opener repair services, we can offer you suggestions for garage door opener repair or garage door opener replacement


With the best conditions, garage door openers, especially from reputable brands like LiftMaster Garage Door Openers, can last 15-20 years. If you incorporate a regular garage door maintenance routine, you can even see up to two decades or more of use from your garage door opener. However, without regular maintenance and a quality garage door opener, you may only get 8-12 years of use. That is why we always recommend choosing the best quality garage door opener to get the longest lifespan from your entire garage door system. This delays your need for garage door opener repair, saving you money down the road. Contact Grease Monkey Garage Door for garage door opener repair services in Gilbert, Chandler, Scottsdale, and the surrounding areas.


With a problem like your garage door starting to close and then immediately reversing, the issue is most likely with your garage door opener safety sensors. Installed on the sides of your garage opening, safety sensors are important to prevent any accidents with your children or pets running under the garage door. But when they come out of alignment or get dirty, they’ll make your garage door start to close and then reverse. Fixing this issue is usually as simple as cleaning and realigning your garage door safety sensors. If not, schedule garage door opener repair with Grease Monkey Garage Door to get your problem solved quickly!


If your garage door spring is intact and the problem is with your garage door opener, you should be able to manually open your garage door. In a few easy steps, you’ll be able to get your car out of the garage door and secure the garage door before a garage door repair company can reach your home. 

  1. Ensure your garage door is completely closed, not hanging off the ground or at an angle. This is important because you don’t want the garage door to slam down or get damaged when you disengage the garage door opener. 
  2. Locate the emergency release cord hanging from your garage door opener (usually red or orange). Follow the instructions listed on your garage door opener to disengage the release cord. This entails pulling the cord straight down or pulling it down and back, disengaging the garage door from the garage door opener. 
  3. Carefully open your garage door using the handles on the center or sides of the garage door. Make sure to keep your hands on the handles so they don’t get caught in the garage door sections as it goes up. 
  4. Make sure your garage door is fully upright before pulling your car out of the garage. Then pull the garage door back into the down position, locking it from the inside to ensure no one can enter your garage while you’re gone. 

Trust Grease Monkey Garage Door for All Your Garage Door Opener Repair Needs!


  • I just had Grease Monkey repair my garage door! Aaron was awesome! I highly recommend Grease Monkey garage door services.

    Eddie Ortiz Avatar Eddie Ortiz
    February 23, 2024

    Grease Monkey did not oversell and inspected my door to make sure what was needed to be fixed to make the door safe. I highly recommend Grease Monkey Garage Door... read more

    Diana Linnabary Avatar Diana Linnabary
    February 21, 2024

    Grease Monkey's team provided quick knowledgeable service & warranty repair!

    Bob Hubbard Avatar Bob Hubbard
    February 14, 2024
  • Aaron was so professional and knowledgeable. Let me know exactly what was need and the cost. No unexpected changes. Would recommend him to anyone.

    Penelope Pilcher Avatar Penelope Pilcher
    February 14, 2024

    On time, communicative, efficient. Perfect.

    Shanna McBurney Avatar Shanna McBurney
    February 7, 2024

    Nick is an awesome tech!

    Vivian Hooper Avatar Vivian Hooper
    January 28, 2024
  • Nick did a great job. Explained everything including options and possible future upgrades. Fixed my immediate problem with no fuss or upsell. Grease monkey will have my Future business for... read more

    Lawrence Johnson Avatar Lawrence Johnson
    January 28, 2024

    Randomly chose Grease Monkey based upon reviews. The positive reviews were substantiated by my experience. Technician arrived on time and immediately worked on the problem. He provided all the information... read more

    Randy Dunn Avatar Randy Dunn
    January 28, 2024

    Nick came top my place of business today to make a minor adjustment to its commercial garage door. He made the repair with great efficiency. As always, great job... read more

    Michael Clare Avatar Michael Clare
    January 28, 2024
  • We had an unfortunate incident where a car damaged our garage door knocking it off track, removing the weather stripping and a number of other things occurred, we called our... read more

    Andrea Young Avatar Andrea Young
    January 28, 2024

    Aaron was prompt, courteous, communicates very well, and fixed problem. Excellent service.

    John Steely Avatar John Steely
    January 28, 2024

    Prompt reliable service. Thank you for being able to show up same day for a broken spring. Just was extremely courteous and explained everything.

    Jill McNeil Avatar Jill McNeil
    December 20, 2023
  • Aaron was great to work with! He answered all our questions and went above and beyond explaining everything in detail! We will definitely recommend Grease Monkey to all in the... read more

    Stephen Duarte Avatar Stephen Duarte
    December 20, 2023

    Would highly recommend. Great owner. Really knowledgeable service technician. Didn’t try to sell me on things I didn’t need. Thank you for the great service! ... read more

    Andrew Vernon Avatar Andrew Vernon
    December 13, 2023

    Right on time. Showed up and got the job done. We'll certainly use for future installations.

    Melvin Jenkins Avatar Melvin Jenkins
    December 3, 2023

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