Liftmaster 8500 Wall Mount

Not only your house must be secured very well but your garage as well, in case you have one. Therefore, a garage door opener would be absolutely excellent. Choosing a device like this could be complicated for many people if they are not well informed about this type of products. However, we strongly recommend the Liftmaster 8500 Wall Mount model, which is a quite innovative item that does a pretty good job. This model is silent and it absorbs vibrations which means that it’s the perfect choice for a home with a room above the garage or next to it. If you download the app that comes with, you will always know the status of the door or houselights. Thus, it eliminates the need for you to constantly double check.

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Smart and Innovative

This is a belt drive unit that features a powerful 24V DC motor that is ultra-quiet, which means that you will be able to open and close your garage as many times as you want without disturbing your family or your neighbors. The unit also features a variable speed smooth start and stop, and an easy wall-mount installation, which means that there are no rails to hang. Some of its particularities are:

  • MyQ Control Panel – The auto-force feature that this unit comes with, will constantly monitor the system and adjust forces to floor height, temperature fluctuations, and door track movement. With this unit, you can electronically program security codes from the MyQ Control Panel or the powerhead
  • Practical – This device is specifically designed for garages and unique applications where you cannot use a traditional opener, such as garages that have a very low, cathedral, or obstructed ceiling
  • Safe – There is also an adjustable light time delay. Another important thing you should know about this door opener is that it meets all UL325 requirements. In case of power failure, the device features a manual release
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Technical Information

The enclosed gear case is absolutely great as it provides continuous protection and lubrication as well, for longer life and smoother and easier operation. Connecting the unit to a power source is easier than ever thanks to the 6-foot power cord. Some of its particularities are:

  • Light bulb – The remote light delivers 200 watts of light, and it can be positioned anywhere in your garage
  • Sectional doors – It is excellent for sectional doors only, up to 168 inches high and 650 pounds
  • Design – This modern device measures 24 x 12 x 10 inches, it weighs not more and not less than 29.9 pounds, and it has an attractive design with a black and red finish

Specifications Sheet

8500 Specs
Garage door type compatibility Must have a front mount torsion bar system
Torque Power 3/4 HP
Technology MyQ 2.0, Ultra-quiet
Safety sensors Yes
Motion detection lights Yes
Remote control Compatible with 880LM remote control
Warranty 5-years motor, parts and accessories

Safety and security features

Thanks to the Security+ 2.0TM rolling code technology you will highly safeguard your household. A new random code is sent to the garage opener, each time you use the door. Some of its characteristics are:

  • Sensors – This unit also has a motion detector feature that activates the device’s lights as soon as you enter the garage and a projector system that projects a light beam across the garage door opening while preventing it from closing if there is anything that can interrupt it
  • Alarm – Thanks to the audio and visual warnings that start when the garage door is about to close, you will avoid unpleasant incidents
  • Tension Sensor – The sensor will monitor the tension cables and if it detects any abnormalities, it will prevent the door from opening or closing. This will ensure longevity
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It comes with an 888LM Mq control panel. When paired with the LiftMaster Internet Gateway, which is sold separately, the MyQ control panel allows you to close the door or turn the lights on or off just by simply using your smartphone or your computer, from anywhere in the world. Some of its accessories are:

  • Smart control panel
  • Premium remote control
  • Protector system
  • Power lock

You will know what’s going on at home thanks to the MyQ Technology and you will receive text alerts or emails, so that you know exactly the status of your garage door and home lighting, at all times. You can easily and quickly download the MyQ mobile app for free.

Warranty and support

The manufacturer provides a lifetime motor warranty and 5-year parts warranty. For more information about this product and others, customers are free to contact the Customer Support Center.