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Craftsman  ½ HP Chain Drive Garage Door Opener with two Multi-Function Remotes and Keypad

Sears Exclusive. |   Item#  00954985000 | Model#  54985
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Reg Price: $199.99
Savings: $40.00
$159.99
Reg Price: $199.99
Savings: $40.00
$159.99
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Product Overview:
Door Opener Type: Chain drive
Motor-Engine:
Horsepower: 1/2 hp
General Features:
Battery Backup Function: No
Motor Power Type: AC
Internet Connectable: Yes
Keypad Entry: Yes
Number of Lights: 2
Number of Remotes Included: 2
Safety Sensor Type: Contact and non-contact
Has Emergency Release: Yes
Open Door Monitor: No
Safety Sensor Beam Technology: Yes
Wall Control Type: Premium
Rolling Code Protection: Yes
ENERGY STAR Compliant: No

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The NEW Craftsman ½ HP Garage Door Opener is powerful enough to lift most residential garage doors up to 7’ high and is easy to install and maintain with a simple user interface and quick install rail system. With many safety, security, and convenience features built in, this chain drive opener will provide years of dependable performance. 

The Craftsman ½ HP 54985 also offers convenient features such as a Tri-Frequency Radio System and Anti-Burglary Coding Technology providing convenient and secure operation of your garage door.

Convenience and Reliability

  • Tri-Frequency Radio System with multiple frequency system virtually eliminates the effects of interference caused by products in and around the home, helping to make sure you can access the garage every time and from the greatest distance.
  • Wireless keyless entry pad, allows entry into garage without a key or remote using a secure 4-digit programmable PIN.
  • Quick Install Rail System provides faster and easier installation, assembles in 60 seconds.
  • Simple user interface with Electronic Limits and Automatic Force Settings that automatically monitors, sets and adjusts the force required to open and close the garage door during temperature fluctuations.
  • Energy Efficient sleep mode uses less than one (1) watt of power.

Safety and Security

  • Protector System® safety reversing sensors with Rapid-Snap® brackets automatically reverses the door if anything interrupts the beam while the door is going down.
  • Sensing technology will stop the door from closing if contact is made with a person or object.
  • PosiLock® System theft protection securely locks door when it is down - preventing intruders from entering garage.
  • Anti-burglary Coding Technology assures that a new code is sent every time the remote control is used.


Connectivity

  • Monitor and control your garage door and home lighting from anywhere* with Assurelink™ Connectivity.
    *Assurelink connectivity hub and internet connection required for app control (#54900 sold separately).
  • Compatible with HomeLink® in-vehicle remote control system (may require an external adapter depending on the make, model, and year of your vehicle; visit www.homelink.com for additional information). 

Included in the box:

  • Power unit with two (2) Light Lenses
  • Two (2) 3-function Security+ 2.0 Remotes
  • One (1) Wireless Keyless Entry Pad
  • Premium Multi-function Wall Console
  • Safety Sensors
  • Rail, Hardware, and Owner’s Manual

Professional installation available.

Extension kits to complete installation for up to 8’ high doors (9-53726) and 10’ high doors (9-53727) are available and sold separately.

2-year Limited Warranty

1-year Limited Accessories Warranty

10-year Limited Motor Warranty

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Added on June 07, 2014

 

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38 Reviews Write a review
33 Reviewers (87.0%) would recommend this to a friend.
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Praise14 found this helpful
PaulPaul
Sep 15 , 2014
Garage door opener
The old craftsmen garage door opener lasted 25 years and the new craftsman garage door opener bolted right up to all my old brackets. This really made instillation easy. Assembly was easy to follow .
Criticism4 found this helpful
tkddavis
Nov 29 , 2014
Won't work with your car
If your auto has the learcar2u system and some homelink it will require an external adapter at $50 for your universal remote to work.. If you have 1 homelink and 1 learcar2u that $100.
 
Dec 10 , 2014
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i am very pleased with my sears garage door opener.and the instructions we

were fairly easy to understand.after installing it the adjustments up and down were easy to adjust.the one half hoursepower motor is enough power to lift up my double car garage door.i am very pleased.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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Dec 9 , 2014
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Don't buy it

What a piece of junk worst thing I have ever bought from Sears!!!!!!


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Dusk807

Columbus, OH

Dec 9 , 2014
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Great price

Had a craftsman garage door opener for the past 25+ years and hoping this one does the same (or outlasts that!) :-D Great product.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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kevinhake

Warren, OH

Dec 8 , 2014
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best opener owned

allways had no trouble with this.I got them for my girls when there off brand broke you have a very good opener thank you

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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gingerette

Missoula, MT

Dec 7 , 2014
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Good Value

A very good value, and i was able to use points to purchase it. It arrived ahead of schedule. I am pleased with the way this particular purchase occured!

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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BEARVALLEY

Littleton, CO

Dec 7 , 2014
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Nice unit

Not to bad to install , Only problem can not link with my car romote Mercedes.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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Snakevet

Bath, PA

Dec 3 , 2014
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easy

We bought this to replace our 12 year old opener that snapped the chain drive. It is identical to the previous opener, so we could use the preinstalled harness. Did need to replace all the remotes, but the sensors remained. Took about an hour. Easy, easy, easy. For this price, I would buy a new one every 10 years if needed.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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JeffMSmith

O Fallon, IL

Dec 2 , 2014
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Good opener, but understand your built in vehicle transmitter may not work.

I purchased two Craftsman ? HP 54985 Garage Door Openers. I installed both myself at 4 hours a piece. These chain drive openers were quieter than the Overhead Door units I replaced. The installation directions were easy to follow. I found the key parts were made of metal rather than the plastic pieces used by Overhead Door. My only heartburn entails Craftsman (along with several other door opener companies) refuse to work with auto manufactures who produce Homelink and Car2care in-vehicle transmitters. As a result, my Cadillac Escalade and GMC Denali universal transmitters...aren't. The Craftsman remote transmitters work well, but after paying money for a nice vehicle, I'm dismayed that I must now clip a Craftsman transmitter to my vehicle visor...next to my unsupported in-vehicle transmitter. Owners can overcome the shortfall, but it requires an additional $40 repeater unit which mounts to the new opener.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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KenBurkeen

Charleston, SC

Nov 29 , 2014
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great value

Easy to install.  A little slow, so I should have gotten the 3/4 HP

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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tkddavis

Woodward, OK

Nov 29 , 2014
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Won't work with your car

If your auto has the learcar2u system and some homelink it will require an external adapter at $50 for your universal remote to work.. If you have 1 homelink and 1 learcar2u that $100.


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