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Eddie, Home Improvement Contractor
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Experience:  owner of Island Pro-Craft
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What does flashing light mean on a garage door opener? Since

Customer Question

What does amber flashing light mean on a garage door opener?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Since yesterday afternoon. The door closes but immediately goes back up.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: He would like to if possible.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It's a 1/2 HP Craftsman garage door opener about 10 years old.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Eddie replied 11 months ago.

Hi that flashing light on the safety sensor ......or the motor drive unit?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
motor drive unit
Expert:  Eddie replied 11 months ago.

how many times does it flash before a pause?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
at least 2 or 3 times
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Is the $24 more than what you charged at first $18 ?
Expert:  Eddie replied 11 months ago.

I'm sorry I don't have anything to do with billing........and is it 2 or 3 it's important........and do you know the Model Craftsman?