Why is my Genie garage door remote not working?

The problem is either due to a blocked path between the sensors, dirty eyes, loose wires at the sensors or at the motor head, or just bad sensors. The transmitters (remotes) will not work to close the garage door. Also, try unplugging the garage door opener and re-plugging the unit back into the outlet.

How do I reset my Genie Excelerator garage door opener?

Press and release the button on the remote control. The LED will stay illuminated. Press and release the remote control button once more, and the LED light turns off. The Excelerator remote is now reset.

How do I reset my genie remote?

If that didn’t help, try resetting the remote to its default factory settings:

  1. Press and hold MUTE and SELECT together until the light flashes three times.
  2. Press 9, 8, 1 and SELECT. The remote flashes four times and should now reset.

Do Genie garage door openers have a reset button?

Genie garage doors are known for their convenience and easy-to-use remotes. With the push of a few buttons, you can reset either your Genie opener or wireless keypad in a matter of minutes.

Do Genie garage door openers have fuses?

This fuse (part number 34138A10F) is for garage door openers. Fuse 34138A10F protects the garage door opener from damage by shutting off the garage door opener if there’s a power surge. Unplug the garage door opener before installing this part.

How do I program my genie remote to my receiver?

Program remote for your HDTV or audio device Press and hold the MUTE and ENTER buttons. Stop when the green light at the top of the remote blinks twice. When the TV screen displays Applying IR/RF setup, you are in RF mode and ready to program the remote. Power on the device you want your remote to control.

Is there a reset button on Genie garage door opener?

Push and hold the square “Program Set” button for at least 3 seconds. Keep holding the button until the circular LED is lit up. The oblong LED adjacent to the circular LED will then flash purple. This puts your opener into Programming Mode, which allows you to reset the device.

What should I do if my Genie garage door opener is not working?

Check if the Safe-T-Beams red LED light is flashing. It should be on and steady. (See safe-t-beam diagnostic light guide) Check garage door for binding. If an operational problem exists, and the garage door opener will not close, the opener can be forced to close. Press and hold the wall console button until the garage door is completely closed.

Where is the learn Code button on a Genie door opener?

Programming Instructions for Genie remotes: Gently press and release the Receiver Learn Code button on the power head receiver of your door operator. This small, black, unmarked button is located behind the light lens at the motor head and is nearest the floppy 6 inch antenna wire that protrudes from the motor head.

Where is the transmitter on a Genie garage door opener?

The receiver is located either behind the light lens of the Genie garage door opener motor head, or inside an external small rectangular box on the ceiling, which is connected to the motor head by a set of wires. Note: the frequency of the transmitter must be the same frequency as the receiver on the ceiling for it to work.

How do you exit the remote control on a garage door opener?

To exit programming, press and release any remote control button except the button that was just programmed. Press and release the Learn button on the garage door opener or door control. Press the remote control button programmed in step 2 until the garage door opener lights flash or just hold 4 seconds. Test remote control.