Let’s take a closer look at the LiftMaster 971LM remote controller. Learn how to program this remote, and what the compatible garage door openers are.
It is a single-button remote that can control a single garage door opener or gate operator. With a visor clip that makes it easy to attach to your vehicle’s visor, this remote controller is easy to carry within your vehicle.
Short introduction of the remote.
- Battery-Operated Remote: One-button remote control operates and comes with a 3V RC2032 battery
- Safe Security: Security+ rolling code technology that sends a brand new code every time it is used
- Battery Life: This remote battery has an average 5-year life due to its low 3V voltage
LiftMaster 971LM remote controller is equipped with multi-frequency Security+ 2.0 rolling code technology that eliminates radio wave interference. This feature makes it virtually impossible for anyone to steal your remote control signal.
NOTE: It is compatible only with Security+ 2.0 LiftMaster garage door openers or gate operators that have a yellow programming button.
How To Program LiftMaster Remote 971LM
Read instructions to program Liftmaster 971LM 390mhz garage door remote controller.
The programming tutorial applies to Single Button Remote Control, 3-button Remote Control, and Mini-Remote Control.
If you prefer, watch this video instead
Changing the battery comes easy as it is. Follow instructions.
The lithium battery should provide enough power for up to 3 years of remote controller use. It all depends on how much remote controller has been used. Follow these steps to replace the battery when the time comes:
First – Use the visor clip or screwdriver to pry open the cover.
Second – Remove the old battery, and insert a new one. Replace the battery with only the 3V CR2032 coin cell battery model.
Last – Replace (reinstall) the cover.