Overhead Door Legacy
Garage Door Opener

The Overhead Door Legacy Garage Door Opener takes a big step up from the standard chain drive system. This unit features a fully enclosed chain and permanently lubricated gear housing to reduce wear and noise. It is much quieter than the standard chain drive.

The Overhead Door Legacy Garage Door Opener combines a fully enclosed chain and permanently lubricated gear housing with an industrial strength chain and solid steel rail resulting in reliable, long lasting performance.

Overhead Door Legacy Features:

  • "CodeDodger®" Rolling Code Technology
  • "Safe-T-Beam®" Diagnostic System
  • "Homelink®" compatible

Overhead Door Legacy Optional Accessories:

  • Multi-function Remote ControllersOperate multiple garage door openers.One, two, and three-button models.
  • Mini Remote Controller
  • Same features as the three-function remote controller in a smaller size.
  • Key ring type to fit into pocket, purse or glove compartment.
  • Features "CodeDodger® Access Security."
  • Digital Wireless Keypad
  • Secure door entry without remote control or key
  • Use with up to three garage door openers.
  • Flip-up cover design
  • Available in 4 colors to match ...
  • Large, lighted keypad buttons.

CodeDodger® Access Security System

  • Stops illegal entry from remote controller access code duplication.
  • No need to set security code when opener is installed.
  • Each remote controller comes with its own continually changing access code.
  • Automatically changes access code each time remote controller is activated.
  • 4.3 billion possible code combinations.
  • Opener will not respond to the same access code more than once.
  • Recognizes access codes from up to seven remote controllers used to operate the same openers.

Self-Diagnostic Safe-T-Beam® System

  • Signals improper installation or malfunctions with its new self-diagnostic feature.
  • A closing door will reverse automatically when objects pass through its infrared beam.
  • Red and green LED indicators provide self-diagnostic code to help you quickly identify problems and solutions.

Safety Package:

  • Infrared photo-electric beam and LED diagnostic lights with auto reverse to open door when beam is interrupted.
  • Contact reverse stops and reverses door within two seconds of contact
  • Door reverses if it fails to close in 30 seconds
  • Electronic force sensitivity control - adjustable
  • Door reverses if a control relay switch malfunctions
  • Door stops and reverses if Safe-T-Beam system malfunctions

To program your DAC (Pre-1995) Overhead Door wireless keypad, and To program your Overhead Door Codedodger® wireless keypad, instructions have been compiled into one page at PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS - page has moved or no longer exists.

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Change code 
My legacy model 496 1/3 hp does not have a learn button. It has 12 little switches that are set a certain way. How do I change that and the remotes. I …

Legacy model 496 cd/b 
Girl friend left and took a clicker (garage door opener) and I miss it. Can I change the signal so she can't come by and open the garage door? To …

How do I reset my code? 
The best I can do is to advise you to check your owners manual since you have not provided any information about what you have. Donald

Needed a remote....... 
Bought a "Clicker" because it's supposed to work with all doors and oddly enough, it doesn't. I hate having to run out the door to close it and then go …

lagacy 1/3 h.p. model#496cd/b 
door well open with one push to close have to push and hold to go down See this page for solution to garage door opens but won't close. http://www.garagedooropenerg …

Safety Sensors Broken by Sunlight 
When opened the infrared photo beam gets sunlight and shade breaking the beam causing the door not to close. Is there anything I can do about it. You …

Opener only goes a short distance and then stops. 
My garage door opener only goes a short distance and stops, I have to do this process repeatedly to get it to close fully. Why won't it get a full run …

Garage door will not consistently open fully. 
Sometimes my garage door will only open half way then stop. Pressing a control will cause it to close. Mostly happens in the late afternoon when the …

garage door tries to close then opens back up 
garage door tries to close then opens back up. I have disconnected the safety bar sensors at the opener but it still will not close. I have tried to jumper …

neighbors remote controls my door 
my garage door operates when the neighbor engages their clicker, how can I re-program my opener so that this will not happen? thanks. Press and …

Garage Door Will Not Close 
We have a Legacy Garage door opener 1/3 HP, Model 496 CD/B. It works fine except in the extreme heat of 100 degrees or more when it will not close. The …

My Legacy garage door opener lacks a remote  
I just recently purchased a house that has a legacy garage door opener. I do not have the remotes however, and I can't find them in stores. How do I …

Lightning Storm and my Opener has No Power 
I have a legacy garage door opener. We had a lighting storm and my opener has no power. I checked the outlet and fuse and it works. Could it be a …

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To program your DAC (Pre-1995) Overhead Door wireless keypad, Click Here. To program your Overhead Door Codedodger® wireless keypad, Click Here. …

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