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Genie Battery Backup Unit — When the power goes out, Genie power goes on!

Available through Genie Professional Dealers, and
on-line only at Home Depot, Lowe’s, and Menards.


Battery Backup Unit

When the power goes out, Genie power goes on!

Genie’s Battery Backup unit offers peace-of-mind to homeowners who

want to be able to operate their garage door opener during a power outage.

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Genie Battery Backup Unit

Simply insert connector cable into the Battery
Back-Up port of any TriloG or IntelliG opener. * * *


Installation instructions:


  • Up to 50 cycles in a 24-hour period after initial power outage *
  • Color coded LEDs on the front of the unit show charge status

    (Green - ready-state; Yellow - charging or internal charge is low; Red - needs charged)

  • Several mounting options to choose from * *
  • Optional accessory for TriloG and IntelliG® openers that can be purchased with operator or at a later time.

    (Ask your Genie dealer for more information)

  • Safety and security features continue to operate
  • 1-Year warranty from time of installation (See Owner’s Manual for details.)
  • Powered by Interstate Batteries®


  • 8 AMP Hour sealed lead acid (SLA) battery
  • Dimensions: 9.5" L x 5.27" H x 5" W
  • 7.8 lbs
  • Charged and powered by a 3' connector cable between the opener and Battery Backup unit
Interstate Battery: Outrageously Dependable

* One cycle is a complete open and close of the garage door; testing performed at room temperature.

* * See instructions for other mounting options. Unit works with specific Genie openers on properly balanced doors that have a maximum height of 8 ft. & maximum weight of 500 lbs.

* * * TriloG and IntelliG models made before October 2012 will need a new circuit board and wall console (purchased separately) to accommodate the Battery Backup. Ask your Genie dealer for details.