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This is going to sound stupid, but I have garage door wire connectors like this:

garage door wire connectors

The wire keeps falling out. How do I get it to hold. The manual and case says "Strip to this length: 11 mm and I've done that. Is there some other secret?

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    \$\begingroup\$ Don't you have to push that red leaver just next to the hole for the wire? \$\endgroup\$ – Puffafish Sep 22 at 7:59
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From a manual for a similar opener:

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Do you recommend to use ferrules (for soft core wires) too for the quick-connect terminals? \$\endgroup\$ – Capt. Frost Sep 22 at 8:25
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    \$\begingroup\$ Generally they're a "cage clamp" technology and work best with the flexibility of bare multi-strand wiring. See the link for Wago industrial type. \$\endgroup\$ – Transistor Sep 22 at 8:41

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