The end bearing plate needs repair for this garage door. Some of the lags have come loose and have caused the plate to pull away from the wall. As you can see in the picture above. This has happened because the lags used were too small. Our technician upgraded the lag size to refasten the end bearing plate securely. The end bearing plates are used to hold the torsion bar in place at each end as you can see in the picture below.
When the end bearing plates are not fastened securely the torsion bar will then move. This will cause the door to become unaligned and will not stay level. Therefore, it is very important to have the end bearing plates repaired if needed. There are many other problems that can occur. Below is link to help to explain the importance of maintenance to your end plates in order to keep your garage door running smoothly.