MARANTEC Garage Door Opener Review 2020

We all look forward to updates and at the same time would want all updates or updated devices to be compatible with other devices(older) that the person has. The MARANTEC M13-631 Garage Door Opener may suit your purpose if you have a garage and are looking forward to updating just the wireless remote opener. You would mostly not want t invest in changing the remote controls and opener models as they are expensive to upgrade and inconvenient to change. MARANTEC Garage Door Opener Keypad is an updated and improved unit.

The MARANTEC 631 Garage Door Opener is the ideal door opener that is compatible with several remote controls like- M3-2312, M3-2314, and M3-3313. It has been available for selling since 2014. It is compatible with opener models M-4500, M-4700, Q7500, Q-7700, Q-7900, M-LINE, Q-LINE.In order to make it easy for use, it come mounting screws, batteries, and programming instructions. It comes with a spacer kit to help you mount it metal surfaces. The MARANTEC Garage Opener is the perfect replacement for the discontinued models like ML-631 and 89172. Finally it is compatible with all Marantec 315MHz garage door openers and has the ability to control up to three 315MHz garage door openers. Read on below Marantec garage door opener reviews to have a look at its features and details.

marantec m13-631 wireless keypad FEATURES

The Marantec M13-631 Garage Door Opener is compatible with several opener models like M-4500, M-4700, Q7500, Q-7700, Q-7900, M-LINE and Q-LINE. Marantec M13-631 Wireless Garage Door Opener Keypad is compatible with 3 remote control models- M3-2312, M3-2314, and M3-3313.

The Marantec garage door opener keypad is ideal for usage. It has more comfortable remote control. It avoids any clumsiness as the buttons are flat style. It also has a one button closure feature and slide up cover is superior to the flip up type on most keypads. The M13-631 works with a 4 digit unique pin. Therefore, you need not worry about the safety of your car.

You need not worry about the weather spoiling the outdoor Marantec M13-631 Garage Wireless Keypad. It is weather resistant; therefore you can install it and not worry about any maintenance. The Marantec M13-631 keypad provides temporary access to authorized visitors. Therfore, your vehicle can be used for someone in need if you allow them to.

The Marantec 631 garage door opener comes with a spacer kit so that you can mount it onto metal surfaces outside your garage. It is also mountable on different surfaces and you a can mount Marantec 631 garage opener across various surfaces using the kit.

The Marantec garage door opener remote comes with mounting screws, batteries, and programming instructions so that you do not encounter any problem using the equipment. The cover of the remote is made to slide for your convenience. This is an improvement over the previous models and makes the device secure and long lasting. 

Marantec M13-631 remote is a replacement for the previously discontinued models  like ML-631 and 89172. The Marantec M13-631 wireless keypad works with a 4 digit unique pin. Therefore, you need not worry about the safety of your car.

marantec Garage Opener Remote SPECIFICATIONS

Specification Name Value
Item model number
Package Dimensions
5 x 3.4 x 2.8 inches
Item Weight
8 ounces
Grey, Silver
3.22" Wx1.54" Dx7.38" H (open) 4.56" H (closed)
Power Source
Batteries Required?
Included Components
Average Battery Life
12 months
Battery Cell Type
Extras provided
mounting screws and programming instructions
Extra batteries provided

How is Marantec 631 Garage Door Opener better than older models?

The older version had a flip lid, though it was easier to open, it would flip open in windy weather. This made the instrument prone to damage. The Marantec garage opener remote slides instead of flipping. The flip lid would snap open and break at times. The current cover is the best solution to the problem. 

The buttons in earlier version of the device were flat and unresponsive. One would not be sure of entering the codes and pins. Buttons present on the Marantec M13-631 wireless keypad are raised and therefore are easier to press. The buttons on the keypad also provide a positive feedback when compared to the buttons of previous door openers and are better to use. 





How to reset MARANTEC M13-631?

To reset MARANTEC M13-631

  1. Press and hold the 3-number button for 3 seconds until LED lights in the keypad light up for 10 seconds. 
  2. Immediately, hold the transmitter very close to the 6-number button. 
  3. Press and hold the button you use to operate the door on the transmitter and slowly hold it towards the 9-numbered button. 
  4. As soon as the LEDs start blinking, release the button. 
  5. Enter a 4-digit pin of your choice immediately. 
How to replace the battery in the MARANTEC m13-631?

To replace the battery in the MARANTEC m13-631

  1. Remove the front cover completely with some force. 
  2. Locate three screws that need to be removed and remove that cover as well. 
  3. You'll see the battery cover.  
  4. You'll need 2 triple-A batteries. 
How to program MARANTEC keypad m13-631?

To program MARANTEC keypad m13-631

  1. To switch on the keypad, Push up the keypad, and the keypad lights up for 5 seconds.
  2. When the keypad light starts to light up for 10 seconds after that, the batteries need to be changed.
Does the MARANTEC M13-631 come with mounting hardware?

 Yes. MARANTEC M13-631 has the whole mounting hardware kit included with instructions.

Bottom Line

The mentioned features make Commercial garage door opener keypad a perfect fit for using with other Marantec devices. There can be problems with setting it up on the garage gate or understanding the programming of the device. It can be difficult to connect with the customer care but one can still spend some time in understanding the user manual in order to run the device. It is more secure and long lasting and consistent users have definitely appreciated the upgraded in the model. Its compatibility across different models and features makes it convenient to use. The fact that it can be installed on different surfaces also makes it a convenient choice for anyone looking for a new door opener keypad.

MARANTEC M13-631 Wireless Keyless Entry is well known for its compatibility. It is compatible with many remote controls and opener models. So, if you want to control multiple garage door openers then you can go for this wonderful product after referring our complete Marantec M13-631 Review.

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