Lubricate Garage Door Opener

Once a year, you should lubricate your garage door openers to keep them running smoothly. The process is easy and takes about 3 minutes.

First, buy some three-in-one oil or white lithium grease.

3-in-one oil

Then, put about 5-6 drops of oil or a little blob of the grease on the opener as indicated by the red arrows below:

garage door opener

That’s it. Pretty easy, right?

This post was first published on January 26th, 2015 and last updated on December 3rd, 2017 by Robert James Reese.