Amarr garage doors opener troubleshooting

Having trouble with your Amarr garage door opener? Count the number of blinks/beeps the device makes – that’s the key to the problem. Now, check the list of most common problems in the table below and find out ways of troubleshooting the opener.

Number of Blinks/ BeepsConditionPossible CausePossible Solution
2Motor Connection Incorrect1. Motor or Encoder connection is reversed.1. Disconnect AC power and battery (if used). Wait for at least 2 minutes. Remove cover and visually inspect for loose, disconnected, or incorrect wiring. Reconnect battery and reapply AC power.
3Safety Beam Error1. Safety beams were blocked while attempting to close.1. Check for items in the path of the beams and remove them. If nothing is blocking the beams, check alignment of the beams.
2. Safety beams are not receiving power (green LED on beams is not illuminated).2. Check for good connection at the opener. Check the wires between the beams and the opener for shorted wires, broken wires, exposed wires, or connection to incorrect terminals.
4Max Motor Current Exceeded1. Door is out of balance, damaged, or binding.1a. When the door is in the down position, manually release and verify free movement by hand.
1b. Visually inspect for roller/track binding, broken springs, or broken cables. If damaged, contact a qualified garage door professional for repair.
1c. Increase force setting and retest reversing.
5Transmitters Locked Out1. Wall station lock switch is in the locked position.1. Change wall station lock switch to unlocked.
7Door Speed too Slow or Not Moving1. Door is out of balance, damaged, or binding.1a. When the door is in the down position, manually release and verify free movement by hand.
1 b. Visually inspect for roller/track binding, broken springs, or broken cables. If damaged, contact a qualified garage door professional for repair.
2. Motor or Encoder is not connected.2. Disconnect AC power and battery (if used). Wait for at least 2 minutes. Remove cover and visually inspect for loose, disconnected, or incorrect wiring. Reconnect battery and reapply AC power.

The Amarr brand founded in 1951 specializes in sectional doors used in a wide variety of buildings, from garages to shopping malls. The products are made in the US and sold not only domestically, but also in Mexico and Canada. The brand belongs to the Entrematic company.