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{"id":1710304985203,"title":"Belt\/ Chain Drive Carriage Assembly- 38893R.S","handle":"belt-chain-drive-carriage-assembly-38893r-s","description":"\u003cp\u003eThis carriage assembly replaces the carriage on the compatible belt and chain drive Genie garage door openers. The carriage runs up and down the rail, attaching to the turnbuckle on the chain or belt to open and close the garage door. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with models 1035, 2035, 2036, 2055, 3035, 3055, 7035, 7055, \u003cspan\u003eStealthLift 500, Chain Drive 750, Chain Glide Connect, QuietLift 550, SilentMax 750, SilentMax 550\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eComes with installation instructions \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGenuine Genie replacement part \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!-- TABS --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eReviews\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eInstallation Instructions\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions.pdf?4213\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/PDF_ICON_icon.png?v=1533737947\" alt=\"\"\u003e PDF Replacement installation instructions for the Genie Carriage 38893R.S\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e38893R.S Carriage Replacement Instructions \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis repair will require removal of the unit from it’s mounting hardware and repair made on a bench or floor. Refer to your Owners Manual for proper assembly and carefully read and understand all warnings and cautions pertaining to your unit.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eWARNING\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eBE SURE ELECTRICAL POWER HAS BEEN DISCONNECTED FROM THE INPUT POWER LINES PRIOR TO REMOVING THE MOTOR COVER.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eWARNING\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eANY AND ALL REPAIRS MADE TO THIS UNIT MUST BE PERFORMED WITH THE DOOR DISCONNECTED FROM THE OPENER AND IN THE CLOSED POSITION.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e1. Pull emergency release cord on carriage to disengage opener to close door if necessary. (If unable to lower door using opener, use extreme caution manually closing door. Before pulling emergency release cord, make certain people and objects are clear of door opening.)\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e2. Unplug opener power cord from power receptacle.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e3. Remove Battery Backup (BBU) from powerhead if equipped:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e• Unplug harness from top of powerhead.\u003cbr\u003e• Remove two screws securing BBU to rear of powerhead.\u003cbr\u003e• Tilt BBU up and slide mounting brackets out.\u003cbr\u003e• Set BBU aside. FIG. 1.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_1_large.png?v=1559146556\" alt=\"38893R.S Belt\/Chain Carriage replacement instructions figure 1\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e4. Remove lens cover(s) by pressing top tabs down and slide lens cover(s) out. Remove light bulbs. FIG. 2.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_2_large.png?v=1559146627\" alt=\"Genie Carriage 38893R.S replacement instructions figure 2\"\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e5. Remove wall control and Safe-T-Beam® wires from terminal block located on side of two bulb models or rear of one bulb models FIG. 3. Use small common screwdriver to press in on orange tabs while gently pulling wires from block. Mark wires to help facilitate replacement.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_3_large.png?v=1559146696\" alt=\"Genie Carriage replacement 38893R.S instructions, showing terminal block\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e6. Remove clevis pin and hairpin from door arm assembly. FIG. 4.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_4_large.png?v=1559146756\" alt=\"Figure 4 instructions replacing Genie carriage 38893R.S\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e7. Remove opener from mounting hardware and set opener assembly on clean work surface.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e8. Remove carriage from rail assembly.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e• Disconnect carriage by pulling release handle down from turnbuckle and slide out of the way, if necessary. (a)\u003cbr\u003e• Loosen turnbuckle lock-nuts. (7\/16” wrench) (b)\u003cbr\u003e• Hold chain\/belt and rotate turnbuckle clockwise until threaded ends are free. (c)\u003cbr\u003e• Pull chain\/belt out from front idler pulley.(d)\u003cbr\u003e• Remove carriage stop nut and bolt. (e)\u003cbr\u003e• Remove hairpin, clevis pin and idler pulley. (f )\u003cbr\u003e• Slide carriage off of rail. (g)\u003cbr\u003e• Install replacement carriage. Ensure correct direction.\u003cbr\u003e• Reinstall Idler pulley, clevis pin, hairpin, carriage stop bolt and nut.\u003cbr\u003e• Feed chain\/belt through idler pulley. Ensure chain\/belt is not twisted or bound.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_ABC_large.png?v=1559146859\" alt=\"38893R.S Carriage replacement instructions images of the turnbuckle\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_DEFG_large.png?v=1559146909\" alt=\"Genie carriage 38893R.S replacement instructions removing the old carriage\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e9. Install chain\/belt rail assembly:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e• Install turnbuckle with “door” end arrow onto the gold threaded end by rotating counter-clockwise one full turn. (a)\u003cbr\u003e• Disengage carriage assembly by rotating release handle downward and insert turnbuckle through the carriage as shown. Ensure chain\/belt is not twisted or bound. (b)\u003cbr\u003e• Insert silver threaded shaft into the turnbuckle and rotate turnbuckle counter clockwise one full turn. (c)\u003cbr\u003e• Hold chain\/belt and rotate turnbuckle with thumbs counter-clockwise until chain\/belt is tensioned properly. Measure chain\/ belt tension on opposite side of rail until 1\/4” from bottom of rail. (d)\u003cbr\u003e• Once proper tension has been established, hold turnbuckle in place with a 7\/16” or adjustable wrench. Tighten both tension nuts with a 7\/16” wrench. (e)\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_ABC_Part_2_large.png?v=1559147013\" alt=\"Installing the new Genie carriage replacement 38893R.S diagram\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_DE_Part_2_large.png?v=1559147083\" alt=\"Genie Carraige replacement 38893R.S step: tightening the turnbuckle \"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e10. Reinstall opener assembly to mounting hardware.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e11. Reinstall door arms in reverse of step 6.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e12. Install wall control and Safe-T-Beam wires.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e13. Install light bulbs and lens cover(s).\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e14. Plug opener in.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e15. Operate opener and test all safety features. Refer to owners manual or visit www.GenieCompany.com\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e16. Install BBU, if equipped. Plug BBU harness into top of powerhead.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNOTE:\u003c\/strong\u003e Limits may require reprogramming. Refer to your owners manual.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- \/TABS --\u003e","published_at":"2018-10-12T15:29:25-04:00","created_at":"2018-10-12T15:38:16-04:00","vendor":"The Genie Company","type":"Service Parts","tags":["Carriage"],"price":2799,"price_min":2799,"price_max":2799,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":16887564763251,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"38893R.S","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Belt\/ Chain Drive Carriage Assembly- 38893R.S","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":2799,"weight":227,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":999,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"continue","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/products\/38893R.S.JPG?v=1540409986"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/products\/38893R.S.JPG?v=1540409986","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eThis carriage assembly replaces the carriage on the compatible belt and chain drive Genie garage door openers. The carriage runs up and down the rail, attaching to the turnbuckle on the chain or belt to open and close the garage door. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with models 1035, 2035, 2036, 2055, 3035, 3055, 7035, 7055, \u003cspan\u003eStealthLift 500, Chain Drive 750, Chain Glide Connect, QuietLift 550, SilentMax 750, SilentMax 550\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eComes with installation instructions \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eGenuine Genie replacement part \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!-- TABS --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eReviews\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eInstallation Instructions\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions.pdf?4213\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/PDF_ICON_icon.png?v=1533737947\" alt=\"\"\u003e PDF Replacement installation instructions for the Genie Carriage 38893R.S\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e38893R.S Carriage Replacement Instructions \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis repair will require removal of the unit from it’s mounting hardware and repair made on a bench or floor. Refer to your Owners Manual for proper assembly and carefully read and understand all warnings and cautions pertaining to your unit.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eWARNING\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eBE SURE ELECTRICAL POWER HAS BEEN DISCONNECTED FROM THE INPUT POWER LINES PRIOR TO REMOVING THE MOTOR COVER.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eWARNING\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff0000;\"\u003eANY AND ALL REPAIRS MADE TO THIS UNIT MUST BE PERFORMED WITH THE DOOR DISCONNECTED FROM THE OPENER AND IN THE CLOSED POSITION.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e1. Pull emergency release cord on carriage to disengage opener to close door if necessary. (If unable to lower door using opener, use extreme caution manually closing door. Before pulling emergency release cord, make certain people and objects are clear of door opening.)\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e2. Unplug opener power cord from power receptacle.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e3. Remove Battery Backup (BBU) from powerhead if equipped:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e• Unplug harness from top of powerhead.\u003cbr\u003e• Remove two screws securing BBU to rear of powerhead.\u003cbr\u003e• Tilt BBU up and slide mounting brackets out.\u003cbr\u003e• Set BBU aside. FIG. 1.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_1_large.png?v=1559146556\" alt=\"38893R.S Belt\/Chain Carriage replacement instructions figure 1\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e4. Remove lens cover(s) by pressing top tabs down and slide lens cover(s) out. Remove light bulbs. FIG. 2.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_2_large.png?v=1559146627\" alt=\"Genie Carriage 38893R.S replacement instructions figure 2\"\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e5. Remove wall control and Safe-T-Beam® wires from terminal block located on side of two bulb models or rear of one bulb models FIG. 3. Use small common screwdriver to press in on orange tabs while gently pulling wires from block. Mark wires to help facilitate replacement.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_3_large.png?v=1559146696\" alt=\"Genie Carriage replacement 38893R.S instructions, showing terminal block\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e6. Remove clevis pin and hairpin from door arm assembly. FIG. 4.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_4_large.png?v=1559146756\" alt=\"Figure 4 instructions replacing Genie carriage 38893R.S\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e7. Remove opener from mounting hardware and set opener assembly on clean work surface.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e8. Remove carriage from rail assembly.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e• Disconnect carriage by pulling release handle down from turnbuckle and slide out of the way, if necessary. (a)\u003cbr\u003e• Loosen turnbuckle lock-nuts. (7\/16” wrench) (b)\u003cbr\u003e• Hold chain\/belt and rotate turnbuckle clockwise until threaded ends are free. (c)\u003cbr\u003e• Pull chain\/belt out from front idler pulley.(d)\u003cbr\u003e• Remove carriage stop nut and bolt. (e)\u003cbr\u003e• Remove hairpin, clevis pin and idler pulley. (f )\u003cbr\u003e• Slide carriage off of rail. (g)\u003cbr\u003e• Install replacement carriage. Ensure correct direction.\u003cbr\u003e• Reinstall Idler pulley, clevis pin, hairpin, carriage stop bolt and nut.\u003cbr\u003e• Feed chain\/belt through idler pulley. Ensure chain\/belt is not twisted or bound.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_ABC_large.png?v=1559146859\" alt=\"38893R.S Carriage replacement instructions images of the turnbuckle\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_DEFG_large.png?v=1559146909\" alt=\"Genie carriage 38893R.S replacement instructions removing the old carriage\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e9. Install chain\/belt rail assembly:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e• Install turnbuckle with “door” end arrow onto the gold threaded end by rotating counter-clockwise one full turn. (a)\u003cbr\u003e• Disengage carriage assembly by rotating release handle downward and insert turnbuckle through the carriage as shown. Ensure chain\/belt is not twisted or bound. (b)\u003cbr\u003e• Insert silver threaded shaft into the turnbuckle and rotate turnbuckle counter clockwise one full turn. (c)\u003cbr\u003e• Hold chain\/belt and rotate turnbuckle with thumbs counter-clockwise until chain\/belt is tensioned properly. Measure chain\/ belt tension on opposite side of rail until 1\/4” from bottom of rail. (d)\u003cbr\u003e• Once proper tension has been established, hold turnbuckle in place with a 7\/16” or adjustable wrench. Tighten both tension nuts with a 7\/16” wrench. (e)\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_ABC_Part_2_large.png?v=1559147013\" alt=\"Installing the new Genie carriage replacement 38893R.S diagram\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1470\/8272\/files\/38893R.S_Belt-Chain_Carriage_Assembly_Replacement_Instructions_Figure_DE_Part_2_large.png?v=1559147083\" alt=\"Genie Carraige replacement 38893R.S step: tightening the turnbuckle \"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e10. Reinstall opener assembly to mounting hardware.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e11. Reinstall door arms in reverse of step 6.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e12. Install wall control and Safe-T-Beam wires.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e13. Install light bulbs and lens cover(s).\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e14. Plug opener in.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e15. Operate opener and test all safety features. Refer to owners manual or visit www.GenieCompany.com\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e16. Install BBU, if equipped. Plug BBU harness into top of powerhead.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNOTE:\u003c\/strong\u003e Limits may require reprogramming. Refer to your owners manual.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- \/TABS --\u003e"}

Belt/ Chain Drive Carriage Assembly- 38893R.S

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This carriage assembly replaces the carriage on the compatible belt and chain drive Genie garage door openers. The carriage runs up and down the rail, attaching to the turnbuckle on the chain or belt to open and close the garage door. 

  • Compatible with models 1035, 2035, 2036, 2055, 3035, 3055, 7035, 7055, StealthLift 500, Chain Drive 750, Chain Glide Connect, QuietLift 550, SilentMax 750, SilentMax 550
  • Comes with installation instructions 
  • Genuine Genie replacement part 
Sku: 38893R.S

 PDF Replacement installation instructions for the Genie Carriage 38893R.S

38893R.S Carriage Replacement Instructions 

This repair will require removal of the unit from it’s mounting hardware and repair made on a bench or floor. Refer to your Owners Manual for proper assembly and carefully read and understand all warnings and cautions pertaining to your unit.

WARNING
BE SURE ELECTRICAL POWER HAS BEEN DISCONNECTED FROM THE INPUT POWER LINES PRIOR TO REMOVING THE MOTOR COVER.

WARNING
ANY AND ALL REPAIRS MADE TO THIS UNIT MUST BE PERFORMED WITH THE DOOR DISCONNECTED FROM THE OPENER AND IN THE CLOSED POSITION.

1. Pull emergency release cord on carriage to disengage opener to close door if necessary. (If unable to lower door using opener, use extreme caution manually closing door. Before pulling emergency release cord, make certain people and objects are clear of door opening.)

2. Unplug opener power cord from power receptacle.

3. Remove Battery Backup (BBU) from powerhead if equipped:
• Unplug harness from top of powerhead.
• Remove two screws securing BBU to rear of powerhead.
• Tilt BBU up and slide mounting brackets out.
• Set BBU aside. FIG. 1.

38893R.S Belt/Chain Carriage replacement instructions figure 1

4. Remove lens cover(s) by pressing top tabs down and slide lens cover(s) out. Remove light bulbs. FIG. 2.

Genie Carriage 38893R.S replacement instructions figure 2

 

5. Remove wall control and Safe-T-Beam® wires from terminal block located on side of two bulb models or rear of one bulb models FIG. 3. Use small common screwdriver to press in on orange tabs while gently pulling wires from block. Mark wires to help facilitate replacement.

Genie Carriage replacement 38893R.S instructions, showing terminal block

6. Remove clevis pin and hairpin from door arm assembly. FIG. 4.

Figure 4 instructions replacing Genie carriage 38893R.S

7. Remove opener from mounting hardware and set opener assembly on clean work surface.

8. Remove carriage from rail assembly.
• Disconnect carriage by pulling release handle down from turnbuckle and slide out of the way, if necessary. (a)
• Loosen turnbuckle lock-nuts. (7/16” wrench) (b)
• Hold chain/belt and rotate turnbuckle clockwise until threaded ends are free. (c)
• Pull chain/belt out from front idler pulley.(d)
• Remove carriage stop nut and bolt. (e)
• Remove hairpin, clevis pin and idler pulley. (f )
• Slide carriage off of rail. (g)
• Install replacement carriage. Ensure correct direction.
• Reinstall Idler pulley, clevis pin, hairpin, carriage stop bolt and nut.
• Feed chain/belt through idler pulley. Ensure chain/belt is not twisted or bound.

38893R.S Carriage replacement instructions images of the turnbuckle

Genie carriage 38893R.S replacement instructions removing the old carriage

 

9. Install chain/belt rail assembly:
• Install turnbuckle with “door” end arrow onto the gold threaded end by rotating counter-clockwise one full turn. (a)
• Disengage carriage assembly by rotating release handle downward and insert turnbuckle through the carriage as shown. Ensure chain/belt is not twisted or bound. (b)
• Insert silver threaded shaft into the turnbuckle and rotate turnbuckle counter clockwise one full turn. (c)
• Hold chain/belt and rotate turnbuckle with thumbs counter-clockwise until chain/belt is tensioned properly. Measure chain/ belt tension on opposite side of rail until 1/4” from bottom of rail. (d)
• Once proper tension has been established, hold turnbuckle in place with a 7/16” or adjustable wrench. Tighten both tension nuts with a 7/16” wrench. (e)

Installing the new Genie carriage replacement 38893R.S diagram

Genie Carraige replacement 38893R.S step: tightening the turnbuckle

 

10. Reinstall opener assembly to mounting hardware.

11. Reinstall door arms in reverse of step 6.

12. Install wall control and Safe-T-Beam wires.

13. Install light bulbs and lens cover(s).

14. Plug opener in.

15. Operate opener and test all safety features. Refer to owners manual or visit www.GenieCompany.com

16. Install BBU, if equipped. Plug BBU harness into top of powerhead.

NOTE: Limits may require reprogramming. Refer to your owners manual.

 

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  • My daughter pulled the cord for manual release on garage door and now we cannot get it to click back to lock it in place so it will be automatic again. Watched several how-to videos and I believe something broke. Can this be fixed/replaced?

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