I can now control my garage door from my phone or web browser, and it will automatically close after being left open for any longer than 5 minutes. Conceptually could one run a 24 v transformer plug from the switched portion of the outlet to the GDO and operate the scene or plug in in the same manner? I'm happy to buy a new one, but wanted to check with you all to see if there is some known issue beforehand. It's a must-have. Just don't post it to the internet as an example of good practice. Prior to installing my equipment in my garage, I wired the contact module up to a light bulb for testing and scene programming purposes in my office, which I found very satisfying to know I had everything set exactly the way I wanted before deploying. Anyway, thanks again! I hit the slit button on the relay and nothing responded, whereas that used to make the door open. I know you're trying to be helpful and I suggested and implemented some unsafe practices out of ignorance.
Does anyone have current directions on how to set this up? Currently I have the relay connected to smartthings. When you click the ON button it. I have been using the LInear FS20Z-1 Zwave controller with a SmartThings multisensor to control my garage door.
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I have changed the ST Multi Sensor to a SmartSense Garage Door Multi Sensor and created a Virtual Momentary Switch that trigers the Linear device. A Custom Device Type Z. Here are the steps to fully set up this up as a garage door opener using the. and suggestions for installing the GoControl FS20Z-1 as a garage door controller .
But remotely operating a garage door without extra safety considerations in multifamily housing?
These devices should work fine with your new opener. Instead of automatic closure, I recommend a repeat alert notification when the door is left open.
If someone has a larger property and no kids then my belief is that it's the owners prerogative to hack together a rather unsafe system. I've been happily using my Vera lite to automate my home, however just recently I have had an issue with the linear FS20Z-1 relay switch that I use to open and close my garage door remotely.
I would like to get the unit associated with the Vera system again to run scenes, etc.
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|So now I am stuck with the cloud based solution rather than the Vera solution I was hoping for, unless I want to have both installed.
SirCasey Despite some concerns I have about the safety of closing the garage door without eyes on it or the electrical code, I must say great job on explaining your process.
Many garage openers will work in that manner, but not all. Thanks for posting the photos. This is the guide I wish I had a couple months ago, because I would have installed everything sooner if I had something this detailed about how all these pieces work together, and the scene programming wasn't abundantly clear from the forum posts I found on the subject.
DeltaNu Installed the garage door tilt sensor directly on the door, and if I recall it worked fine from 2 floors away from the Vera unit before I even installed the door opener module. Kudos on the excellent write up.
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and garage doors, I purchased 3 FS20Z-1 Z-Wave Isolated Contact. I have the GoControl FS20Z-1 wired to the same wires as the garage door wall switch, and its own power from outlet. I was able to get Almond+. I used the FS20Z-1 to open and close my garage door for 2 years now. Recently, when it won't respond to the z wave commands. So I got a.
The automated closing scene has been removed. Also, coincidentally, I bought my wife a new car and had to fiddle with the learn button on the garage door opener and ever since then it doesn't work.
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The wired door mounted button works as does the Homelink car buttons. The Vera Community forums have moved! Surely not.
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Thank you everyone for your support. You should really install a metal box and install the Linear module in that much like you would a wall switch.
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|The motor unit just needs a brief burst of ON to trip their internal switch to open or close the garage door.
Home Help Search Login Register. I installed the Tilt Sensor first and alone, and it has worked perfectly for a couple months, never had an out of range issue. I can now control my garage door from my phone or web browser, and it will automatically close after being left open for any longer than 5 minutes. DeltaNu Installed the garage door tilt sensor directly on the door, and if I recall it worked fine from 2 floors away from the Vera unit before I even installed the door opener module.
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i installed linear FS20Z-1 on garage door as an opener. problem is that i only need it to stay on for a second or two to operate opener. it. Z-wave on-off switch.
Two blue wires of this box connected together internally when you switch this z-wave box ON. I use it for my garage door opener.
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And that's it! Recently, when it won't respond to the z wave commands. Don't forget to clean the area first if you're using double sided tape. Occasionally my garage door still opens randomly for no rhyme or reason, but a lot less frequently than when I had the automated scene in play.
As others have suggested I would use the garage door plugin to eliminate all the scenes. Step 7 Connect the blue lines out of your Z-Wave Contact Module up with the same contact terminations that your garage door opener wall switches use; seems common to be ports 1 and 2 based on my own unit and what I've seen online. Here is the situation.