Z-Wave Garage Door Controller (GD00Z-8-ADT) manual for Z-Wave

The following is an overview of the user manual for the Z-Wave product Z-Wave Garage Door Controller (GD00Z-8-ADT)from ADT. To view other Z-Wave products and manuals from ADT follow that link.

  1. Overview
  2. Security
  3. Features
  4. Installation instructions


Z-Wave Garage Door Controller
SKU Code
The ADT GD00Z-8-ADT is the next iteration of the best selling line of Z-Wave controlled remote garage door status indicator and activator, with S2 security and OTA capability. Open or close a sectional garage door remotely through a Z-Wave certified Gateway or Security Panel. Compatible with virtually any garage door opener connected to a sectional garage door. Audible and visual warnings prior to remotely-activated door movement, meeting UL 325 safety requirements. Included tilt sensor reports door "open" or "close" information.
Version #
HW: 3 FW: 3.00:03.02 was the version certified
Certification #
Z-Wave Version


As a Z-Wave Plus certified product, Z-Wave Garage Door Controller supports Z-Wave S2 security. The following security modes are directly supported:

  • S2 Access Control


ADT describes Z-Wave Garage Door Controller as having the following features:

  • Firmware updatable via a compatible Z-Wave gateway
  • FLiRS capable
  • Supports Network Wide Inclusion
  • Supports Z-Wave Explorer Frames
  • Supports Z-Wave SmartStart allowing you to setup the product simply by scanning its QR code via

Installation instructions

SmartStart location

SmartStart QR code's location as follows: Security 2 DSK label can be found on the bottom side of the product.


1. Place your Z-Wave Controller into Include mode.
2. Press and release the link button on the GD00Z-8-ADT.

1. Place your Z-Wave Controller into Exclude mode.
2. Press and release the link button on the GD00Z-8-ADT.

Factory reset Z-Wave Garage Door Controller

Reset the GD00Z-8-ADT by pressing the LINK button 5 times. A quick beep followed by a longer beep will indicate the reset.
Reset should only be used in the case of a missing or inoperative primary controller.

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