Garage Door Opener Stripped Gear-How do you remove a Roll Pin?

Q: How do you remove a Roll Pin? A: With a Craftsman Roll Punch from Sears After about 10 years my garage door quit working. After a couple of turns of the screw driver I see that the innerds are full of gear dust. My drive gear is stripped! To fix or replace? That is the question. I quickly discover that a new gear is only $12 on ebay and that includes grease and free shipping. Done. When it arrives...

February 18th, 2010 by B.Harding