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CRAFTSMAN®/MD CRAFTSMAN 1/2-hp Chain-driven Garage Door Opener

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    A high-quality, durable garage door opener from Craftsman, with enough power to lift the heaviest residential doors. It provides light for safe entry into the garage and allows control of opener from inside of garage and car. Ideal for winter!

    WEBCODE: W- 0918453, W- 0818453
  • Security code changes each time the remote button is pushed
  • Remote will not transmit a code a second time or respond to a previously transmitted code
  • Two 3-function remotes and standard wall console included
  • Chain-driven, the strongest drive system for garage door openers
  • Turn on opener lights from the remote control
  • Can program a second button on remote to operate the lights of the opener
  • Assembly required
  • 6-year limited warranty on motor (details with purchase)
  • For any technical issues relating to garage door openers, please contact the Craftsman Customer Service Hotline at 1-888-528-7871
  • Installation extra. Installations are handled by the Home Central/Parts department, please call 1-800-4-MY-HOME (1-800-469-4663)
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$249.99

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http://www.sears.ca/product/609-000037234-18453

Item #: 097 918 453 10

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    A high-quality, durable garage door opener from Craftsman, with enough power to lift the heaviest residential doors. It provides light for safe entry into the garage and allows control of opener from inside of garage and car. Ideal for winter!

    WEBCODE: W- 0918453, W- 0818453
  • Security code changes each time the remote button is pushed
  • Remote will not transmit a code a second time or respond to a previously transmitted code
  • Two 3-function remotes and standard wall console included
  • Chain-driven, the strongest drive system for garage door openers
  • Turn on opener lights from the remote control
  • Can program a second button on remote to operate the lights of the opener
  • Assembly required
  • 6-year limited warranty on motor (details with purchase)
  • For any technical issues relating to garage door openers, please contact the Craftsman Customer Service Hotline at 1-888-528-7871
  • Installation extra. Installations are handled by the Home Central/Parts department, please call 1-800-4-MY-HOME (1-800-469-4663)

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice machine Bought this a few weeks ago. Took a while to install and had to buy additional supplies to install correctly Works well. No complaints... Might just get another for the other door.
Date published: 2014-06-09
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Caution! Opens by itself! Overall a good value brought crashing down by bad engineering. This week, three months after installation and as the winter really set in and temperatures dropped, we came out one morning to find that the door had opened itself. Long story short, the cause is the poorly designed wall mount button. Cold weather causes the plastic housing to contract, which activates the tiny open/close trigger switch. It doesn't matter that you've pressed the "don't open with remote" button and see the flashing green light. This is a permanent physical problem with the plastic housing. Google it. Been around for years. The fix is to dismantle the plastic button face--remove it entirely. This eliminates the contraction-caused contact. It also looks pretty ugly on the wall. Your only other solution is to cut power to the unit to ensure it doesn't open. Hardly convenient when running to the grocery store.
Date published: 2013-12-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Ouvre porte à chaine Le produit fonctionne très bien. Un seul défaut de ''design'' est que les branchements et ajustements sont à l'arrière du moteur; s'il y a une poutre qui traverse le garage et que le moteur est contre cette poutre (très proche pour permettre l'ouverture maximum de la porte) alors il est impossible d'aller faire les ajustements ou de faire le branchement de la commande murale sans enlever le moteur de ses supports. L'ouvre porte Sears que j'ai remplacé avait les ajustements dans les côtés.
Date published: 2013-12-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Does the job intended. It does the job intended. Easy to assemble, noise wasn't a factor for me as it is in a detached garage. If I were to get another one, it would have a separate light switch also. I would recommend a model with a couple more features such as the separate light switch, and the added outside keypad.
Date published: 2013-11-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Doesn't come with all the parts needed to mount the unit itself. Once you do have what is needed it is very easy to install and works great.
Date published: 2013-09-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good service this time--happy Thank you for your good service. Motor on opener is very quiet.
Date published: 2013-09-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from C'est le meilleur door opener que je connaisse pour le prix et il est facile d'installation
Date published: 2013-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Second Sears opener for me I purchased another 1/2 Sears opener 12 years ago and it still works perfect. Thus the reason to buy another for my new house garage
Date published: 2013-06-29

How much does it cost to install a single garage door opener Thanks MOHAMED FAŹAL

Asked by: Alamdar
Hello Alamdar, Thank you for taking the time to contact Sears. In order to resolve your inquiry and better meet your needs, we ask that you contact our Parts/Product Repair Service department at 1-800-469-4663. The hours of operation are 7:00am - 10:00pm (EST), 7 days a week. You may also send a Parts Inquiry online by filling out the form at the following link. http://www.sears.ca/services/parts-inquiry Thank you for choosing Sears. Have a great day!
Answered by: kwiz02
Date published: 2014-10-10

When I was adjusting the UP and DOWN Travel Limits, the Craftsman Garage Opener shut down. The Manual says that the motor will shut off if it overheated. The Manual suggests wait for 15 minutes and try again. Well, I've been waiting for 3 hours. Help.

Asked by: Peter888
Hello Peter888, For any technical issues relating to garage door openers, please contact the Craftsman Customer Service Hotline at 1-888-528-7871. Thank you for shopping at Sears. Have a great day.
Answered by: Jesh22
Date published: 2014-08-01

I want to know if this garage door opener will open an 8 feet door?

Asked by: Claude1
Hello Claude1, The Garage door opener will only open doors up to 7 ½ ft. An 8ft. door will require the 8ft. extension kit. For the 18453 Chain drive model, the 8ft. extension kit is 18828 http://www.sears.ca/product/craftsman-md-chain-cable-extension-kit/609-18828-18828 Thank you for shopping at Sears. Have a great day.
Answered by: Jesh22
Date published: 2014-07-29

not opening all the way

Asked by: jimbow
Hello jimbow, We recommend contact the email address provided below for assistance. Rob.Zajac@chamberlain.com Thank you for shopping at Sears. Have a great day!
Answered by: Rz11
Date published: 2014-06-19

We have an eight foot high door. Will this unit handle it or does it need an extension

Asked by: pikeslayer
Hi pikeslayer, Thank you for taking the time to contact Sears. You will need the extension kit in order to accommodate an 8’ door. 9-18828 is the 8’ Chain extension kit. Have a great day!
Answered by: cchel21
Date published: 2014-06-11

How is the Sears Garage Door Opener Item #097918453 different from item #097818458?

Asked by: Santi
Hello Santi, Item#18453 - includes Standard wall control Item#18458 - includes Premium Wall Control. Item#18458 - has more options on the remote as well. Thank you for shopping at Sears. Have a great day!
Answered by: Rz11
Date published: 2014-06-06

1/2 Horsepower Craftsman

Wall mounted controls will work on opening the door with no issue. Closing the door I have to hold the button down to close. Remotes work 1 in 20 times if that, however, mostly they do nothing but flash the lights on the power head. Please advise a solution or send a replacement.
Asked by: johnnynmac01
Hello johnnynmac01, In order to resolve your inquiry and better meet your needs, we ask that you contact our Parts/Product Repair Service department at 1-800-469-4663. Our operators are available to assist you 24 hours a day. Thank you for choosing Sears.
Answered by: xstitchmumof2
Date published: 2014-06-10

Does it compatible with skylink wireless remote?

I used have old Garage opener with two wireless remote (both skylink). Now after replacing with Sears garage (1/2HP chain Craftman) opener, I still want to use my skylink wireless remote even there are two remote included but can't find DIP switches from Sears opener. How can I use it? I have to set it up the switches but don't know.
Asked by: kodude
Hello kodude, For any questions relating to garage door openers, please contact the Craftsman Customer Service Hotline at 1-888-528-7871. Thank you for choosing Sears.
Answered by: xstitchmumof2
Date published: 2014-04-26