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This is a discussion on In console-garage door opener within the Stereo and Electronics forums, part of the General Help category; got really really bored for about 10 mins and...took apart my opener to solder in some leads for a button......

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    got really really bored for about 10 mins and...took apart my opener to solder in some leads for a button...





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    awesome idea I'm going to be a copy cat

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    very slick looking

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    its so nice...and works better than the old worn out opener button

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fury_786 View Post
    got really really bored for about 10 mins and...took apart my opener to solder in some leads for a button...

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    you should share how you did that! garage door openers are the biggest pet peeves of mine

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    just soldered 2 wires to the switch inside the opener...its really very simple to do

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fury_786 View Post
    just soldered 2 wires to the switch inside the opener...its really very simple to do
    im doing it this weekend this is the cleanest coolest thing i have ever seen cant wait man good job and idea

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    im doing it this weekend this is the cleanest coolest thing i have ever seen cant wait man good job and idea
    thanks! ive been wiring up LED's all week, so i figured this would solve my opener problem. the damn thing always didnt work, or fell off my visor. not to mention it was fugly.

    i thought about my cig lighter, but as much as i use it for ipod/cell charging, it wouldnt be practical.
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    that's a great idea!

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    that's a great idea!
    now if i only had a sweet button that said Garage Door

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fury_786 View Post
    thanks! ive been wiring up LED's all week, so i figured this would solve my opener problem. the damn thing always didnt work, or fell off my visor. not to mention it was fugly.

    i thought about my cig lighter, but as much as i use it for ipod/cell charging, it wouldnt be practical.
    yea thats what im sayin.
    Can you get those parts at like radio shack?

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    I'm going to the Shack tommorrow and rigging my opener.....might even do my wifes Van...Tahoe already has a place for opener

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    Can you get those parts at like radio shack?
    yep...the switch cost me like $2.75 and i had the wire/soldering stuff

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