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hpr2342 :: Wherein our hero fails to repair a garage door.

I try and fail to fix my garage door.

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Hosted by Christopher M. Hobbs on 2017-07-25 is flagged as Explicit and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
diy, home improvement, fixit, wontfix, failure, door, garage door, handyman, narration. 2.
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Duration: 00:25:17


My garage door failed spectacularly for a second time. I make an attempt to repair it but find that my extension cables are a bit too short. I hope I can explain a little about how garage doors work along the way.


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Comment #1 posted on 2017-08-04 13:47:28 by operat0r

safety first!

I ignored some of these safety precautions when I adjusted the tension on my screen it was scary as hell lol from what I was reading basically it needs to start to pull itself up after about the halfway mark mine was struggling a little bit too much so I had to add some tension

Comment #2 posted on 2017-08-22 18:51:11 by Windigo


I kept expecting a message on the end of this episode stating that it was uploaded posthumously. Glad to hear things went okay!

I thoroughly enjoyed listening - even if the problem wasn't solved. I had never given my garage door any thought, and I'm glad to know more about how it works.

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