Replaces the grey remote (left) common on earlier E8 control boards D1 and D2
This product listing is the remote (right) with a blue top button and red middle button .
If you want a long range remote (center) with red and green button you will need to go to the following product listing.
Receiver box which is inside your control box is black with green or blue antenna wire, red is positive 12v, black negitive, grey relay 1, brown relay 2 and white signal com.
How to tune a new E-8 remote.
Step 1: Remove the fastening screw from the back of the NEW remote with a Philip head driver.
Step 2: Do the same with a remote that is currently activating your gate correctly.
Step 3: Locate the white switches on the remote PCB board. Match the setting for each switch of the old remote with the same switch of the new remote. Each switch has 3 settings…top middle and bottom.
Note: Some PCB boards have the numbers on the opposite side of the switch plate. Position both the new and the old remotes on the table with battery at the bottom. Match the switches in this position.
Step 4: Test the new remote activates the gate prior to re-assembly.
Check battery is correctly installed and the right way around (red LED light should shine when button is pressed) Check battery condition with a standard volt metre with 12v DC of power.
Battery size: A(E)23 12v Alkaline
6 Month back to base warranty
0 warranty on batteries
Adding New Remotes: Remove the back panel of a remote (tiny Phillips screw) that is already working to activate your gate. Match the new remote receiver DIP setting to the current remote DIP Each switch has 3 positions (top, middle and bottom) so care must be taken when setting each DIP switch. After the receiver panel is connected to the control panel, check the signal transmission by pressing your new remote.
Changing Remote Codes: Positioned inside your gate opener control box is the remote transmitter box with 5 wires connecting to your control board. Open this up to view the code DIP switches which is adjustable to suit your remotes. If you change these you must also change the remote DIP switch by removing the back panel of the remote (tiny Phillips screw) and matching the receiver DIP setting to match the remote DIP. Each switch has 3 positions (top, middle and bottom) so care must be taken when setting each DIP switch. After the receiver panel is connected to the control panel, check signal transmission.
Adding New Remotes:
Option 1: If you already have an E8 remote that is working correctly on your gate opener, remove the back panel of this remote with a Phillips screw driver and do the same with the new remote.
Match the new remote receiver DIP switch of the old remote to the new. Each switch has 3 positions. Top, middle and bottom.
Option 2: If you do not have a remote that is already able to activate your gate….locate the receiver black box positioned under the control board of the gate opener. Here you will find the DIP switches that you will need to be matching too. NOTE: The red DIP with white switches on the main control board is NOT the receiver!
To test press your new remote button once for 1-2 seconds only. Gate should activate a cycle.
Changing Remote Codes: Locate the receiver black box. Open this up to view the code DIP switches which is adjustable to suit your remotes.
If you change these you must also change the remote DIP switch of all remotes you use. Check signal transmission. To order new remotes see www.easygate.co.nz Ph. 0800 774 636