What would causes a garage door to stop halfway?
Then, why does my garage door keep getting stuck?
Examine the garge door rollers, hinges, tracks, and other hardware for signs of damage that might cause the door to hang up. Lubricate the tracks and hardware with silicone spray or oil. Raise the door slowly, watching it as it lifts. Any part that protrudes into the path of the garage door can cause it to stop.
Also Know, why does my garage door only open a little? The most common is a problem with the door balance. Much of the door weight is held by the spring assembly, if those springs are not adjusted correctly then there may be too much weight for the opener to handle.
Also asked, why does my garage door start to close and then stop?
The garage door stops part of the way and goes back up. The problem is probably the opener safety sensors. The problem is either due to a blocked path between the sensors, dirty eyes, loose wires at the sensors or at the motor head, or just bad sensors. The transmitters (remotes) will not work to close the garage door.
What causes a garage door opener to hum?
The problem may be a faulty transformer located inside your garage door opener motor head. This can be a common problem in garage door openers utlizing DC motors such as the Overhead Door Phantom (777CD) or even the newer model Overhead Door Legacy 850 (2029).