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Skylink Garage Door Opener Reviews, Prices, Spare Parts, Buy Cheap Online

Updated on November 2, 2011

If you are looking for Skylink garage door openers then look no further. Here we will review some Skylink garage door openers, take a look at Skylink prices, see how you can order spare parts online and also take a look at where you can get cheap Skylink systems if you buy online. If you are considering buying a garage door opener then this page should tell you everything you need to know about Skylink with all the reviews and prices you could need.

Skylink are a relatively new company, they started making garage door openers in 1990 and have been steadily increasing their share in the market. They have branches in the US, Canada, Hong Kong and China. They specialise in products such as home security systems and garage door systems. Although not as well known as some of the bigger companies such as Chamberlain and Genie, Skylink still sell large quantities of their products the world over.

Skylink Products

So what kind of system can you expect to get if you buy from Skylink? Well they do have a good reputation when it comes to reliability and price. They offer easy fitting garage door openers that are designed in a way that they can be installed by anyone with basic DIY skills. Skylink sell a decent range of residential openers and there are a few different models to choose from. Most of them are the classic chain drive systems, this simply involves a unit on the ceiling of the garage which pulls a chain to open the garage door.

There are some different models available in the range, all have features which make them quiet and smooth. They don’t rate quite as well as some of the other openers that other companies sell, but they are slightly cheaper to buy. Each garage door opener come with a wall unit and a remote control. If you read reviews about Skylink you will find that they are pretty reliable if the openers are well maintained and looked after. This basically means not overloading them and adding some grease to the gears every once in a while.

You can buy direct from Skylink or you can head over to Amazon where you can pick up openers quite cheap, there are some decent prices available and it’s also a good place to get an idea of other garage door openers that are available. You will find that the Skylink range is compatible with the vast majority of residential garage doors but if you are unsure it’s best to check with the manufacturer before buying.

Spare Parts & Accessories

Another great thing about Skylink is how easy it is to buy spare parts. The fact is that even the most reliable of systems can sometimes go wrong, or you can lose a remote or break a wall unit. So Skylink offer a wide range of replacement spare parts. These can be bought direct from the company but if you want to get them cheap then there are some very good prices over on Amazon.

Even if you haven’t lost or broken anything you may find some of the accessories very handy. One of the most popular products the company offers is their universal remote. This will work with nearly all modern garage door openers and it is very simple to programme and then use. The range on these is very good and you will no doubt find it very handy if you are planning on moving house and there is already a opener installed. You can also buy spare parts such as remote pads and spare gears that may have worn out. If you are looking for spare parts then Amazon is a really good place to get some cheap bargains.

So overall Skylink really do get the thumbs up when it comes to their range of garage door openers. Although not quite as well known as some of the bigger names, this is a company that work hard to produce good quality reliable products. If you are after an opener at a good cheap price then Skylink may well be the one for you. Hopefully this page will have given you some ideas of what to buy if you are planning investing in a new garage door opener.

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      fgibbs69 

      6 years ago

      My keyless entry worked for 7 months and stopped working. I called skylink support and no tech was available. Waited 2 days and still no return call. When I called them back they said replace the batteries (which wernt bad) so I spend 6 bucks for new ones and still don't work. I called them back and they want me to mail the unit to them and charge me for a repair..

      So 38 dollars + 6 more for batteries I didn't need for 7 months of use..

      Ill never buy another product from this company.....

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      Erica 

      6 years ago

      Got 2 products from skyline. None worked. Very complicated too setup. When you call customer technical support and you are lucky to get a call back, they will read to you the instructions in the guide.

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