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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.

HOW TO TELL YOU HAVE A BROKEN GARAGE DOOR OPENER

  • 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.

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COMMON REASONS A GARAGE DOOR OPENER BREAKS

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

HOW LONG DOES A GARAGE DOOR OPENER LAST?

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.

WHY DOES MY GARAGE DOOR START TO CLOSE AND THEN REVERSE?

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!

HOW TO MANUALLY OPEN YOUR GARAGE DOOR

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!

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  • Our garage door opener broke and they came the next day and provided a solid quote, and did the work the very next day. The technician was very knowledgeable and friendly. I highly recommend them.

    thumb Alexander Lorenz
    August 30, 2022

    Brian did a fast and courteous job. Highly recommended!

    thumb Dave Nelson
    August 13, 2022

    I can not say enough about these guys! They were able to come out day of the accident and temporary fix the old door and got the new one installed just a few days later. Aaron was an absolute gent - such a nice guy!

    thumb Michael Witham
    August 13, 2022
  • They’re courteous , fast , knowledgeable!! Now combine that with a impeccable on time record and I think you’ll come come to the same conclusion I did… any time my garage door needs a repair these are the boys I’m going to call for the job!

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    August 13, 2022

    This company is amazing! We had been having problems with the front doors to our facility for a few months and we finally called Grease Monkey Garage Doors to come and take a look. Not only were they there the next day, but they were able to diagnose and fix the problems on the spot. Their prices are very reasonable, and they didn’t try to upsell us on anything. Professional, quick, and friendly. They do much more than just doors, and with the way they conduct business, there is no doubt that we will be using them for many other things in the future!

    thumb Jen Farris
    August 13, 2022

    Came out fast and diagnosed the problem. They were able to fix within a few days. Great service

    thumb Michael Fisher
    August 13, 2022
  • So glad we took our neighbors recommendation! Great service. Got the job done fast!

    thumb Janet Creson
    July 13, 2022

    Bryan came out quickly and ON TIME. Extremely professional, knowledgeable and no up charges. Grease Monkey is our GO-TO now for all gate and garage door needs! Thank you Bryan!

    thumb Patti Murphy
    July 13, 2022

    Great service! Grease Monkey is quick, affordable, and the staff is very courteous and professional. Highly recommended!! 👍🏼

    thumb James Martinez
    July 13, 2022
  • Really appreciated Bryan and Aaron's quick response and availability to take care of my garage door. Top notch service with a great attitude. It's nice to have an awesome customer experience for a change.

    thumb Wayne Spencer
    July 13, 2022

    Very professional! Did a wonderful job and communicated everything very well. Notified us that they would be arriving earlier than scheduled

    thumb Rhett Dizzle
    July 13, 2022

    They did my spring repair for $575. Elite quoted me $1300 for the exact same things They also told me this was typical of their business. Therefore, always get a few quotes!! They were here in one day and got the job done!

    thumb Jill Pack
    April 13, 2022
  • We highly recommend Grease Monkey! The company is responsive, knowledgeable and provide top tier service. They even were able to fit us in for same day service when our cars were stuck in the garage rendering us home bound. We refer this company to all our family.

    thumb Danielle Medina
    March 13, 2022

    I cannot recommend Grease Monkey Garage Door enough! Don't waste your time calling other places. Just call Grease Monkey because they are amazing. My garage door stopped working around lunchtime and I couldn't get out of my garage. I did a quick Google search and called a few other places, but they did not answer their phones, so I tried Grease Monkey Garage Door. They immediately answered and had a technician come out within 2 hours. The technician was able to diagnose the problem (the spring broke after 20+ years) and proposed the solution (a new spring). He quoted me a price, which was very fair and then got to work. 30 minutes later (and before the sun went down), my garage door was up and running again! What a great company and service! Thank you!

    thumb Morgan Stradling
    February 13, 2022

    Technician that installed our new garage door opener from Grease Monkey was nothing but professional and courteous. Thank you Aaron. Look forward to having business with you guys again in the future.

    thumb Harold “Hal” Knobel
    January 13, 2022

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