The cost of replacing a garage door opener motor includes the following expenses:
- The charge for removing the old opener
- The price of a new opener
- The installation fee
The price of the motor depends on its model, horsepower rating, and manufacturer.
|Garage door opener type||Description||Price|
|Chain-Driven||Simple, though slightly outdated design.
The door is pulled with a metal chain along the track.
|$150 – $250|
|Belt-Driven||The door is pulled by a rubber belt.
|$160 – $450|
|Screw-Driven||Fitted with plastic parts at critical joints.
Difficult to maintain.
|$200 – $500|
|Commercial||Is more expensive because of the extra horsepower and chain strength.
Fit to lift huge overhead commercial garage doors.
|$300 – $1,500|
Favored garage door opener brands:
|Garage door opener brand||Price|
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