We specialize in providing garage door motor repairs, upgrades and maintenance services in Midrand, Gauteng and surrounding arears 

For any garage door motors repairs

  • Motor Doesn’t Respond

  • Motor Runs but Door Doesn’t Move

  • Door Reverses Immediately After Touching the Ground

  • Door Reverses Before Fully Closing

  • Motor is Noisy

  • Motor Struggles to Lift the Door

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Garage door motors play important part in your home garage doors automation. They are key electrical components required to easily open your garage doors without having to manually lift heavy doors.  Also, the effort of having to get out of your care even on bad weather to conditions just to open your garage door further solidifies the need to automation your garage using garage doors motors. Its important as we can see to always have your garage door motor operating always. Sometimes these garage door motors do breakup and require repairs to be to done. Let us help with all your garage door motor repairs and restore your garage door to its best performance status.

Garage Doors Motors Repairs Price

How much it cost to repair a garage door motor

Garage door motors repairs costs vary depending on the nature of the fault and the type of the garage door motor. The costs garage door repairs in Midrand can range from as little as R450 to much higher costs. 

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Garage Doors Motors Repairs diy

Are you a technically inclined person looking for some DIY tips to repair your garage door motor by yourself? These are some of the DIY tips you can try to repair some of your garage door motor problems.


Garage Door Motor Doesn’t Respond

  • Check the batteries in the remote control or wall-mounted control panel and replace them if necessary.
  • Ensure the motor unit is properly plugged in and receiving power.
  • Inspect for any tripped circuit breakers or blown fuses.

Motor Runs but Door Doesn’t Move

  • Examine the drive mechanism (chain, belt, screw) for any signs of damage or disconnection.
  • Check for obstructions along the door tracks that might be preventing the door from moving.
  • Test the manual release mechanism to ensure the door can be operated manually.

Garage Door Reverses Immediately After Touching the Ground

  • This could indicate a problem with the garage door’s safety sensors. Clean the sensors and ensure they are aligned properly.
  • Adjust the sensitivity settings on the motor unit to prevent false reversals.

Door Reverses Before Fully Closing

  • Similar to the issue above, clean and realign the safety sensors.
  • Adjust the force settings on the motor unit, as excessive force settings can cause the door to reverse prematurely.

Garage Door Motor is Noisy

  • Lubricate the moving parts of the motor and the garage door tracks to reduce friction and noise.
  • Tighten any loose bolts or hardware that might be causing vibrations.

Remote Control or Wall Switch Malfunctions

  • Replace the batteries in the remote control.
  • Inspect the wiring and connections of the wall-mounted control panel for any damage.

Motor Struggles to Lift the Door

  • Check the balance of the garage door. A misbalanced door can put additional strain on the motor. Consult the owner’s manual for instructions on how to properly balance the door.
  • Check if the door springs are stretched enough to assist the motor to lift the door

Motor Overheats or Shuts Down:

  • Ensure that the garage door motor is properly ventilated and not covered by debris.
  • Check for any obstructions in the door’s path that might be causing excessive strain on the motor.

Unusual Movements or Jerking

  • Inspect the drive mechanism for any signs of wear or damage, such as a loose chain or belt.

Safety Reversal Not Working:

  • Test the safety sensors by placing an object in their path. If the door doesn’t reverse, clean and align the sensors.
  • Adjust the force settings on the motor unit to ensure it’s sensitive enough to reverse when encountering an obstruction.

Keep in mind that garage door motor repairs can involve electrical components and moving parts, so if you’re not comfortable or experienced with such repairs, it’s best to consult us for proffesional garage door motor repairs. We have the expertise and tools to diagnose and fix the issue safely and effectively for any garage door motor repairs in Midrand and surrounding areas.


GaRAGE DOOR MOTOR Repairs service areas

  • Sandton Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Midrand Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Edenvale Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Kempton Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Roodepoort Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Olifantsfontein Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Boksburg Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Alberton Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Centurion Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Lyttelton Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Silverlakes Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Benoni Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Garsfontein Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Moreleta Park Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Laudium Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Die Hoewes Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Randburg Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Modderfontein Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Highveld Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Menlopark Garage Door Motor Repairs
  • Pretoria West Garage Door Motor Repairs 
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