LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Manual – All Models (PDF Download)

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In this post, you will find downloadable links to all models of LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Manual. Liftmaster is a reputable brand when it comes to garage door openers as well as home automation systems.

Before you set your garage door opener with your garage door, it’s crucial to read the owner’s manual. It contains every information you will need about the particular model, compatibility information, installation, operation, maintenance, and many more.

If you are looking troubleshoot your Liftmaster garage door opener, however, we have a dedicated guide that discusses all of the common problems with Liftmaster openers and ways to troubleshoot them. I recommend you check it out. See here.

Check the table below for your model number and download the corresponding owner’s manual.

Liftmaster Model 8587WLiftmaster Model 8587W Accessory Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8587W User's Manual
Liftmaster Model 8587W Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8587W Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8587W Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8557WLiftmaster Model 8557W Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8557W Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8557W Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8557W User's Manual
Liftmaster Model 8557W Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8550WLiftmaster Model 8550W Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8550W Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8550W Product Guide
Liftmaster Model 8550W User's Guide
Liftmaster Model 8550W WiFi FAQs
Liftmaster Model 8500 Liftmaster Model 8500 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8500 Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8500 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8500 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8365-267Liftmaster Model 8365-267 Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8365-267 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8365-267 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8365-267 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8360WLiftmaster Model 8360W Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8360W Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8360W Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8360W User's Guide
Liftmaster Model 8360W Product Guide
Liftmaster Model 8360Liftmaster Model 8360 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8360 Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8360 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8360 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8360 User's Guide
Liftmaster Model 8355WLiftmaster Model 8355W Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8355W Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8355W Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8355W Product Guide
Liftmaster Model 8355W User's Guide
Liftmaster Model 8355Liftmaster Model 8355 Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 8355 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8355 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8355 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8165Liftmaster Model 8165 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8165 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8165 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8165 User's Manual
Liftmaster Model 8160Liftmaster Model 8160 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8160 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8160 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8160 User's Manual
Liftmaster Model 8160 Product Guide
Liftmaster Model 8155Liftmaster Model 8155 User's Manual
Liftmaster Model 8155 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8155 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8155 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 8065Liftmaster Model 8065 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 8065 User's Guide
Liftmaster Model 8065 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 8065 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 3850Liftmaster Model 3850 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3800Liftmaster Model 3800 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3595Liftmaster Model 3595 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3585Liftmaster Model 3585 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3800Liftmaster Model 3575 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3280-267Liftmaster Model 3280-267 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3280Liftmaster Model 3280 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3240Liftmaster Model 3240 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3240 Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 3240 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 3240 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 3240 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 3220-267Liftmaster Model 3220-267 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3220Liftmaster Model 3220 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3130Liftmaster Model 3240 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3240 Compatibility Chart
Liftmaster Model 3240 Comparison Chart
Liftmaster Model 3240 Installation Manual
Liftmaster Model 3130 Sell Sheet
Liftmaster Model 3130 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 3110Liftmaster Model 3110 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 2220-267Liftmaster Model 2220-267 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 2220Liftmaster Model 2220 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Model 2110Liftmaster Model 2110 Owner's Manual
Liftmaster Series 1300Liftmaster Series 1300 Owner's Manual

Information found in LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Manual


The preparation section of the owner’s manual talks about the tools required to install your LiftMaster garage door opener successfully. Generally, the tools necessary to properly attach a garage door opener to the door includes

  • Step ladder
  • Claw Hammer
  • Screwdriver (Flat-head and star-head)
  •  Pencil
  • Level
  • Tape Measure
  • Drilling Machine with drill bits
  • Adjustable spanner
  • Pliers
  • Hack saw
  • And a set of socket spanners

It may vary based on your garage door and your LiftMaster opener model.

Also, in the preparation, you will find all the accessories that may be needed. Depending on your garage door opener model, these accessories may vary. Some may be included in the package, but most are not. The door bracket, header bracket, trolley, and safety sensor kit are just a few examples.


The assembly section of the owner’s manual walks you through the process of assembling your LiftMaster opener with the accessories needed for installation. It also involves setting up the ceiling with the necessary tools for the proper installation of the garage door opener.

The assembly section is where you’ll learn how to attach the rail to the garage door opener, as well as how to tighten the belt or chain (depending on your garage door opener model).


This is the most important part of the owner’s manual. It shows you the ENTIRE process of installing a Liftmaster garage door opener to work with your garage door.  It’s crucial to read this if you are new to installing garage door openers. If you are an experienced garage door expert, you might pick certain installation tips for the specific Liftmaster garage door opener model. So ensure you go through the entire guide and follow it accordingly. Failure to adhere to some of the steps can result in serious injury, death, or equipment damage.

Read: How to Program Liftmaster Remote Control

Other Useful Information in the LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Manual

Besides the three categories described above, there is other equally important information you need to know, and you can find them in the owner’s manual. These include

  • Operation
  • Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting
  • Battery Backup

Operation talks about how your garage door opener works under normal conditions to open and close your garage door successfully

The maintenance section talks about how to care for your garage door and opener as well. It gives you tips on how to improve the lifespan of your Liftmaster opener and how to avoid any problems.

In case you begin experiencing problems with your opener, the troubleshooting section will help you solve the problem. We have a short and concise article on how to troubleshoot Liftmaster garage door openers; you might want to check it ou. The guide in the owner’s manual is quite lengthy, and you may have to go through numerous pages to find a fix.

Some models are equipped with a battery for situations where there is a power problem. This section in the owner’s manual shows you the proper way to install a battery and how to test if it works during a power cut.

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