Liftmaster 8500 - Jack Drive Garage Door Opener

Model: Liftmaster 8500
Drive Type: Jack Drive
Horse Power:
Warranty: Lifetime motor and 5-year parts warranty

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  • MyQ® technology enables your customers to securely monitor and control their garage door opener and houselights with a smartphone, tablet or computer. 

  • Alerts can be received as email or pop-up (push) notifications on a mobile device so that your customers always know the status of your garage door and houselights.

  • MyQ mobile app is a free download requiring no annual activation fee.


  • P3™ Motors from LiftMaster® are reliable, durable and powerful – designed specifically for your customers’ needs.

  • Wall mount design frees the garage ceiling of hanging operators, rails, chains or belts and opens up the space for additional storage – just perfect for a room above the garage, cathedral  or obstructed ceilings. Works only with sectional doors, up to 14’ high.

  • 6’ power cord makes connecting to the power source easier than ever – also ideal for vaulted ceilings.

  • Remote light delivers 200 watts of light with adjustable light time delay.

  • Lifetime motor and 5-year parts warranty.


  • Security+ 2.0™ safeguards your customer’s household – with every click a new code is sent to the garage door opener so that the door opens only for them.

  • Timer-to-Close remembers to close the garage door when your customer forgets – automatically closes the door after a pre-programmed number of minutes.

  • Alert-2-Close warning system provides audible and visual warnings when the garage door is about to close when using MyQ technology or Timer-to-Close.

  • Motion detector activates the garage door opener lights as soon as your customer walks in so they won’t have to fumble in the dark.

  • The Protector System® has safety sensors that project a light beam across the garage door opening automatically reversing the door if anything interrupts the beam.

  • Power Lock Deadbolt ensures the door cannot be forced open.

  • Manual release handle in the event of a power failure.


  • Auto Force adapts to weather and changing environmental conditions ensuring optimal performance and eliminating the need for manual adjustments.

  • Electronic Limit Settings – allows for faster installation.

Included Accessories

3-Button Elite Remote Control (895MAX)

Allows your customers to control up to three openers, gates or MyQ-enabled light devices. Sleek contoured design with bright blue LED lights.

MyQ Control Panel (888LM)

Allows any garage door opener manufactured since 1998 to be controlled by a smartphone, tablet or computer (when paired with the Internet Gateway) – provides the upgrade needed to utilize Security+ 2.0™ and MyQ technology.

Remote Light (380LM)

Lights space the way your customers want to by placing anywhere in the garage. Uses (2) 100 watt bulbs (not included).

Optional Accessories:

Garage and Gate Monitor (829LM)

Enables your customers to monitor and close up to four garage doors or gates from any room in their house.

Battery Backup (475LM)

Powers up even when the power is down so your customers can get in their garage.

LiftMaster® Internet Gateway (828LM)

Connect MyQ-enabled garage door opener and accessories to the Internet with this device.

To reduce the risk of injury to persons - When the LiftMaster® Internet Gateway is used with garage door openers, the operator must be installed with sectional doors.


  • Lifetime motor

  • 5 Year Parts Warranty