How to Program a Lexus Garage Door Opener

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The Lexus HomeLink system is one of the more popular new Lexus features. This system allows drivers to operate the garage door opener from their Lexus interface. It’s easy to program the Lexus garage door opener. Learn more about how to program a Lexus garage door opener with the Ray Catena Lexus of Freehold service center and you’ll be accessing this feature in no time.


How to Program a Lexus Garage Door Opener for a Multi-button Remote Control

  1. Park your vehicle outside the garage.
  2. Hold your original garage door remote one to three inches away from the in-vehicle HomeLink control buttons.
  3. Simultaneously press the button on your remote control unit and the button you want to use on your in-vehicle HomeLink system.
  4. Hold until the HomeLink indicator flashes repeatedly, then changes to solid.
  5. Press the HomeLink button twice to activate.
  6. If the HomeLink button operates the garage door, you’re done. If it doesn’t, and the HomeLink indicator flashes continuously, you have a “rolling code” system, and you will need to proceed to the next step:
  7. In your garage, find the “smart” or “learn” button on your garage door opener motor (should be on the back near the hanging antenna wire).
  8. Press and release the smart or learn button.
  9. Within the next 30 seconds, return to your vehicle and press the desired HomeLink button three times.

How to Program a Lexus Garage Door Opener for a Single Button Remote Control

  1. Park your vehicle outside the garage.
  2. Press and hold the desired HomeLink button. The indicator should start to flash slowly within 20 seconds. Continue to hold the button while performing the next step.
  3. Position the remote control one to three inches from the HomeLink control buttons.
  4. While continuing to hold down the HomeLink button, press the button on the remote until the HomeLink indicator begins to flash rapidly or turns solid.
  5. Release the remote button and press and hold the HomeLink button. If the indicator light is solid, then programming is complete. Press the HomeLink button twice to activate. You’re done! (If the indicator light continues to flash rapidly, you have a “rolling code” garage door system, and you will need to perform the following steps.)
  6. Find the “smart” or “learn” button on your garage door opener motor (should be on the back near the hanging antenna wire).
  7. Press and release the smart or learn button.
  8. Within the next 30 seconds, return to your vehicle and press the desired HomeLink button three times.

How to Erase the HomeLink Memory

In order to erase HomeLink memory, you’ll need to press the two outside HomeLink control buttons simultaneously until the indicator lights change from solid to flashing.

Program a Lexus Garage Door Opener at Ray Catena Lexus of Freehold

If you’re unsure how to program your Lexus garage door opener or you’re having issues with the steps above, don’t hesitate to contact us! Our service team is here to help you set up your HomeLink system and more! You can even schedule a service appointment and our technicians can set it up for you. Learn more about the Lexus garage door opener, what the Lexus maintenance required light means, and more today!

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