LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Model 3245

In Liftmaster’s words, the Contractor Series is ‘the choice for value and reliability.'”

The LiftMaster garage door opener model 3245 is a contractor grade 1/3 HP chain drive garage door opener with industrial-strength chain drive. This chain drive model is from LiftMaster’s Contractor Series of chain drive openers. The LiftMaster model 3245 has the lowest horsepower rating of any LiftMaster opener and is suitable for lighter weight garage doors. In Liftmaster’s words, the Contractor Series is “the choice for value and reliability.”

The most difficult decision in choosing the right garage door opener for your needs is knowing the subtle differences between similar models. With three other contractor grade models available, it can be a little confusing to choose. The following comparison may help:

Liftmaster Model 3245

3255 – 1/2 HP with 100 Watts of Light, Industrial Grade Chain Drive, One Single-Button Remote Control and one Multi-Function Control Panel. This model also has a 4-year motor warranty and 1-year parts warranty.

3245 (model shown on this page) – 1/3 HP with 100 Watts of Light, Industrial Grade Chain Drive, One Single-Button Remote Control and one Multi-Function Control Panel. This model also has a 4-year motor warranty and 1-year parts warranty

1355 – 1/2 HP with 75 Watts of Light, One Single-Button Remote Control and one lighted control button (like a door bell button). This model has a 4-year motor warranty and 1-year parts warranty.

1345 – 1/3 HP with 75 Watts of Light, One Single-Button Remote Control and one lighted control button (like a door bell button). This model has a 2-year motor warranty and 1-year parts warranty.

The LiftMaster garage door opener model 3245 and all LiftMaster® residential garage door openers are equipped with the full complement of Liftmaster’s safety and security features. Standard safety and security features include Security+® rolling code remotes, Protector System® safety sensors, PosiLock® door lock, manual garage door release handle and sensing technology to stop the door from closing if it encounters an object or a person.

LiftMaster Garage Door Opener Model 3245 features

Horsepower: 1/3
Type of Drive: Chain
Light Source: 100 watts with adjustable time delay

Security Features:

  • Security+® rolling code remote controls
  • PosiLock® theft protection that keeps the garage door locked when it is closed

Safety Features:

  • Protector System® safety sensors (invisible beam of light across the garage opening)
  • Door sensor to stop the garage door from closing if an object or person contacted
  • Manual release handle for the garage door

Warranty:

  • 4-year warranty on motor
  • 1-year warranty on parts

Special Features:

Options:

  • 2-Door Multi-Function Control Panel
  • 3-Button Premium Remote Control
  • Smart Control Panel® with motion detection to turn the light on when you enter a darkened garage
  • Laser Parking Accessory


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