Air Conditioning Tune-up

Warm weather is just around the corner, which makes now the best time to ensure you’re A/C systems are working properly. Between March through May*, select American Home Shield approved service contractors are offering a Pre-season A/C System Tune-up for $75 per unit. Should a covered issue be found that requires fixing, you’ll simply be charged your Trade Service Call Fee, subject to limitations and exclusions under your American Home Shield Agreement.

Although not part of the Agreement coverage for your A/C system, this thorough tune-up will be performed by a qualified technician who will:

  • Check the thermostat
  • Check the filters
  • Test the temperature split
  • Check the refrigerant levels and system pressures
  • Perform an amp draw on the condenser/evaporator motor & compressor
  • Rinse the condensate coils with water
  • Check the evaporator coil
  • Check theontactor and condensate line
  • Clean or replace filters (owner supplied)
  • Test the capacitors & operations
  • Clean/tighten the electrical connections
  • Test the safety & limit switches


PLEASE NOTE, the Agreement holder is responsible for any cost associated with any problems not covered under their home warranty agreement. The outside air temperature must be 65 degrees or above for the tune-up to be performed. In addition, the following are not covered as part of the A/C tune-up:

  • Supplying of filters
  • Clearing of condensate line stoppages
  • Recharging of refrigerant
  • Evaporator/indoor coil cleaning, including acid cleaning beyond hosing with water
  • Water-sourced geothermal systems, mini-split systems, window/wall units, boilers, oil furnaces, swamp coolers, and heating systems
  • Units that are not safely accessible

All other American Home Shield Agreement limitations and exclusions apply.
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*Service dates are limited and may vary based upon location and technician availability. The fee for tune-ups must be paid at the time of service request. If a service request involves multiple units, the $75 fee is due for each unit receiving the tune-up. If the contractor finds a covered problem, a Trade Service Call Fee will be due at the time the repair is made. The Agreement holder is responsible for any cost associated with any problems not subject to coverage under the American Home Shield Agreement.

Heating Tune-up

When cold weather starts approaching it is important to make sure your systems are running properly, especially your heating system. This Fall, select American Home Shield® approved service contractors are offering a Pre-season Heating System Tune-up for one unit for $75.* Should a covered issue be found that requires fixing, you’ll simply be charged your Trade Service Call Fee, subject to limitations and exclusions under your American Home Shield Agreement.


Although not part of the Agreement coverage for your Heating system, this thorough tune-up will be performed by a qualified technician who will:

  • Check the thermostat
  • Check the filters
  • Test the temperature split
  • check the refrigerant levels & system pressures
  • Perform an amp draw on the condenser / evaporator motor & compressor
  • Rinse the condenser coils
  • Check the contactor
  • Check the evaporator coil
  • Clean & tighten all electrical connections
  • Test the capacitors & operations
  • Test the safety & limit switches
  • Clean the burners
  • Check the heat exchanger
  • Inspect the pilot system

PLEASE NOTE: the agreement holder is responsible for any cost associated with any problems not covered under their home warranty agreement. In addition, the following are not covered as part of the heating tune-up:

  • Supplying of free filters
  • Clearing of condensate line stoppages
  • Recharging of refrigerant
  • Evaporator/indoor coil cleaning, including acid cleaning beyond hosing with water
  • Cleaning or unclogging services required to correct problems related to the lack of manufacturer recommended maintenance 
  • Units that are not safely accessible for contractor to perform the tune-up
  • Water-sourced geothermal systems, mini-split systems, window units, wall units, boilers, oil furnaces, and A/C systems (with the exception of heat pumps) are not eligible

    All other American Home Shield Agreement limitations and exclusions apply. Please see your plan for details.
    Request Service

    *For the cost of $75 per unit (plus any applicable sales tax), an American Home Shield-approved service contractor will perform a Pre-season Heating System Tune-up during the months of September through December. Service dates are limited and may vary based upon location and technician availability. The fee for tune-ups must be secured by a credit card at the time of service request. If a service request involves multiple units, a separate fee is due for each unit receiving the tune-up. If the contractor finds a covered problem, the fee is due at time of the service request. The Agreement holder is responsible for any cost associated with any problems not subject to coverage under the American Home Shield Agreement.. The Pre-season Heating System Tune-up is not included in the Seller Coverage Option. For buyer use only.