Gate motor repairs Pretoria installations


Gate motor repairs Pretoria installations

Gate motor repairs Pretoria specialize in gate motor repairs and installations in and around Pretoria. When you think of installing a gate motor, it is very important that you put in the right motor. There is some factors that one should consider to determine the type and size of motor to put. The correct gate motor saves you money and frequent repairs. Gate motor repairs Pretoria is therefore available to advise on the right motor. Below we have provided a basic guideline in accordance with the gate motor specifications for different sizes of gates.


Points to consider on choosing the right gate motor;

  • Is it a domestic or commercial gate

The gate operating environment influences the number of opening and closing cycles the motor will be subjected to.

  • Gate size , length and weight

This is a key factor as gate motors come in different sizes and capabilities.

  • also the number of opening and closing the gate is required to do in a day.


Sliding gate motors

Get our monthly gate motor Specials on supply and install

Sliding gates are the most common in most properties except places where there is limited options of sliding, then one is forced to take the swing option. Slider gates are generally cheaper and more secure when it comes to automation compared to swing gates. Gate motor repairs Pretoria install both sliding and swing gate motors

Below is sliding gate motors suitable for gates not more than 300 kg and 4m in length

For gates that are up to 500 kg and below 6 m in length, check the motors below

Gates that weighs up to 1000 kg and not more than 8 m in length, You can select from the heavy duty range below


Swing gate motors

Swing gate motors just like the sliding also need to check on factors like gate length ,weight and number of times it opens and closes. Unlike the sliding gates, the swing motors suffer resistance from wind as it operates the gate against these forces. It is advisable to install heavy duty motors on solid swing gates that does not allow wind to pass through .

For gates not more than 2m and less than 150 kg in weight

gate repair pretoria
Centurion Vertex motor

For gates more more than 200 kg less than 4m

gate motor repairs Pretoria
Centurion Vantage swing motor


Optional swing gate motors

gate motor repairs
Centurion R 5 / R 3 swing motors

Book for your new installation today

In some cases heavy duty motors are installed on smaller gates to manage the traffic flow. Most complexes where people are using the gate more often, it is highly recommended that a bigger motor is installed. Finally after all the facts are positive a gate motor can be installed . For more security on the motor ,also install the bracket on the gate motors . Given the fact that gate motor repairs Pretoria has been in this industry for a long time , We can promise customers great service .


Gate motor repairs Pretoria services

Gate motors usually breaks either mechanically or electronically and therefore need parts replacements or just fixing. Most gate motors show signs of malfunctioning alerting you to get a technician to fix it.

gate motor repairs pretoria east
gate motor repairs Pretoria


These are some of the common gate motor faults

  • driveway motor gate not responding at all
  • electric gate opens half and stops
  • sliding gate makes beeping sounds but not opening or closing
  • centurion motor makes continuous beeps
  • gate not opening from a fully closed position
  • remote gate cannot close from a fully open position
  • moves short distance and stops
  • hits hard on end stops
  • closes and opens again by itself
  • beams faulty
  • stalled
  • beams active
  • setting motor limits
  • rack and rail replacements
  • wheels replacements
  • battery replacements

Gate motor replacements

In some cases gate motors can become very expensive to repair all the time making ideal to just replace it. This could be a result of general wear and tear of an aging motor or unprofessional people repairing the motor. We advise clients to replace the gate motors or get the gate motors refurbished with professional service providers.Most people often ask after how long must gate motors be replaced. There is no definite answer to this but a well maintained gate motors should last on average 10 years up to 20 years in some cases.

Good gate motor maintenance

It is very important that the gate is well maintained to save the gate motor lifespan. The unfortunate thing is we only learn that the gate has a problem only when it breaks. Gate motor repairs Pretoria advise what one can do to maintain a healthy gate and gate motors.

  • Keep the gate rail clean all the time as the dirt can affect smooth sliding of gate wheels
  • At least once in 3 months put your gate on manual by disengaging the motor and feel how smooth the gate runs. if its not smooth then you need to change the gate wheels.
  • Depending on the environment in which the gate wheels run and the weight of the gate, we recommend the you replace the gate wheels after every 2 years.
  • Replace the gate motor battery only when necessary
  • Open the gate motor cover and check for ants making shelter inside as they can affect the PC board.
  • Get a Technician to check or service your gate motors once in a year or every six months.

Gate motor repairs Pretoria services Areas

Electric gate motor repairs Pretoria / installers , gate motors repairs Pretoria North , Pretoria East gate motor repairs, Midrand gate services, Montana automatic gate repairs , Faerie Glen gate repairs / installers , Lynnwood gate motor  repairs , Silver Lakes gate operators , Wapadrand remote gate repair , Sinoville gate motors installations , Villieria gate repairs , Garsfontein gate motor repairs and installers , Monument Park  gate motors , Moreleta Park electric gate motor motor repairs , Waterkloof gate motors installer , Waterkloof Ridge gate motor repairs , Elarduspark gate motor repairs , Die Wilgers installer of gate motors , Wierda Park gate motors , Hatfield repairs on motor gate , Arcadia gate repairs , Brooklyn gate motor repairs , Erasmuskloof automated gate motors , Queenswood gate motor repairs ,Doornpoort motor gates , Mooikloof Estates gate motors , Midstream Estates , Gate motors installations in Soshanguve , Soshanguve gate motor installers , Waverley gate motor repair

Gate motor repairs Pretoria

Silverton gate motors , gate motor repairs Pretoria , Newlands gate services,Menlyn gate repairs ,Pretoria gate motor repairs, Menlo Park gate motors repair ,Meyerspark gate repairs ,Val de grace gate motors,Rietvallei Rand swing motors , Mooikloof Ridge gate repair,Zwavelpoort , Irene Farm Villages motor replacements, Olympus ,Wingate Park repair of gates and motors , Equestria gate motors , Gezina gate repairs, Akasia gate repairs ,Theresa park gate motors , The Orchards gate motors repairs , Nina park gate motor installers , Centurion gate motors, Clubview driveway gates , Highveld gate motor repairs , Mamelodi gate motor installers , Amandasig swing gate motors , Annlin , Bailey’s Muckleneuk , Booysens sliding gates ,Bronberrick , Colbyn gate repairs , Constantia Park motor gate installers , Cornwall hill gate motors repair , Doringkloof , Eldo GLen , Eldo Meadows ,Erasmia , Hazeldean , hennopspark , Kempton park gate motors, Kilner Park , La Montagne , gate motor repairs Lynnwood .

Find us on ; Facebook

Call 0659644922

At gate motor repairs Pretoria we provide gate inspections, gate motor inspections ,gate motors servicing ,gate motors refurbishments .
Please feel free to contact us for same day installations and onsite repairs. We also offer technical support for small faults that you can fix for yourself, Feel free to call us for technical advice and help on 0659644922 24/7

One Reply to “Gate motor repairs Pretoria installations

  1. ood day

    We are based in groenkloof Pretoria would it be possible for a technician to come out and see why our intercom doesn’t seem to be ringing? If so please let us know what your callout fee will be.

    Kind Regards,
    Angelique

Comments are closed.