Chamberlain WD832KEV
Belt Drive Garage Door Opener

The Chamberlain WD832KEV is a quiet belt drive garage door opener with WiFi capability.

​A full description of this popular model, including review details, technical specifications and FAQs, is shown below.

Here's a quick summary review and what we think about this popular garage door opener.

  1. It's very quiet.
  2. It has adequate power for most garage doors.
  3. You can control it with your smartphone with the optional MyQ Internet Gateway.
  4. The wall control has motion control that turns the light on when you walk in the garage (no more tripping over rabbit hutches).
  5. It is very affordable. The MSRP is $239 and you generally pay less than $200 on Amazon.
  6. It's rock solid and a consumer favorite for years. Pay a few dollars more for the newer WD832KEVG and get the MyQ Internet Gateway included.
Chamberlain WD832KEV Belt Drive Garage Door Opener

Star Rating Based on over 1,400 actual reviews from Amazon, Home Depot and Chamberlain.

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If I leave the garage door open, will it automatically close?

Is there a vacation lock to disable garage door remotes?

Do I need a separate Wi-Fi gateway?

Will the WD832KEV work with an 8 foot or 10 foot tall garage door?

Is there a fee for using the MyQ service? 

Will MyQ® tell me when my garage door is open? 

Will HomeLink® work with my car? 

Do I need anything for installation other than what's in the box? 

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