Broken Torsion Spring
(Above garage door)

Symptoms

  • Door won’t open
  • Door will only raise a couple of inches
  • Door is too heavy to lift by hand
  • Garage door opener struggling to open the door
  • You heard a loud bang (like a shotgun in the house)

Stripped Gear, Carriage, Coupler, V-belt

Symptoms

  • Garage door opener running but the door is not moving

Frayed Cable

Symptoms

  • Door is crooked
  • Door is jammed in track
  • Door will not raise evenly

Safety Eyes Misaligned, Faulty Safety Eyes

Symptoms

  • Door will not close
  • Garage door light is flashing when you try to close the door
  • You have to hold in the wall button to close the door
  • The lights on safety eyes are not lighting up
  • Door only shuts a couple of inches and goes back up

Faulty Circuit Board

Symptoms

  • Garage door opener works sporadically
  • Garage door opener just clicks or lights up
  • Garage door opener does nothing at all
  • Garage door remote is not working
  • Safety eyes are not working

Worn-Out Garage Door Rollers

Symptoms

  • Garage door makes a loud clicking sound when opening and closing
  • Garage door is not operating smoothly
  • Garage door makes a grinding sound

When you need garage door repairs in Indianapolis, call Garage Door Doctor for all of your garage repair needs.