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How to Reset Your Chamberlain Garage Door Opener

Garage doors are essential for home security and convenience. At Tomys Garage Door, we understand the importance of a fully functional garage door opener. In this guide, we’ll explore how to reset a Chamberlain garage door opener.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Reset Your Chamberlain Garage Door Opener

Resetting your Chamberlain garage door opener can be a straightforward process. Follow these steps:

Step 1: Locate the Learn Button

The learn button is usually on the back or side of your opener unit.

Step 2: Press and Hold the Learn Button

Hold the button for about 6 seconds until the LED light goes out.

Step 3: Re-Program Your Remote Control

Press and release the learn button, then press a button on your remote within 30 seconds.

Step 4: Test Your Remote

Press the remote button again to see if the door responds.

For detailed guidance on installing and troubleshooting Chamberlain openers, visit our installation guide.

Detailed Resetting Table

Step Action Details
1 Locate the Learn Button Usually found on the back/side of the unit.
2 Press and Hold Hold the Learn button for 6 seconds.
3 Re-Program Remote Press the Learn button, then your remote button.
4 Test Press the remote button to test functionality.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know if my Chamberlain opener needs a reset?

Your opener may need a reset if:

  • The remote isn’t working.
  • You’ve changed a remote or keypad.
  • There are issues after a power outage.

What should I do if the reset doesn’t work?

If the reset fails:

Can I reset my opener without a remote?

Yes, you can reset without a remote.

  • Use the Learn button on the opener.
  • Follow manual instructions for keypad reprogramming.
  • Visit our keypad installation guide for more details.

How often should I reset my garage door opener?

Resetting is not routine maintenance.

  • Only reset when necessary.
  • Regular maintenance is more crucial.
  • Learn about maintenance on our lubricant guide.


Resetting your Chamberlain garage door opener is a simple task with these steps. At Tomys Garage Door, we are here to help with any garage door needs. Visit our service areas page to see where we operate. For more complex issues like weather stripping installation or wood garage door panel replacement, our experts are just a call away. Contact us for reliable and efficient garage door solutions.

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