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Well Pumps

Well Pump Warranty Coverage

While well pump units typically last for 10 years or more, they can still be subject to a number of potential malfunctions. When you add Well Pump Unit coverage to your home warranty plan, you don't have to worry when covered issues arise. You can simply place a service request online or call American Home Shield®.

American Home Shield will pay up to $1,500 per contract term for access, diagnosis, and repair or replacement of covered issues.

Available with these plans

Shield Silver

Shield Gold

Shield Platinum

Well Pump warranty coverage details

The parts and components of the well pump unit used as main source of water for the covered home. Must be located on same property as the covered home
Not Covered:
Well drilling
The well pump for geothermal and/or water source heat pumps
Any other component or part of the well pump system including, but not limited to, any type of piping, electrical or cable lines
Well casings, pressure switches, and booster pumps other than the well pump unit

Well Pump FAQs

Yes, our well pump unit coverage includes all parts and components of well pumps used as a main source of water to the home. It is an additional coverage option that can be added to your home warranty plan at the point of purchase or within 60 days of becoming a member. 

Well pump coverage includes all components and parts of well pump units used as a source of water to the home. American Home Shield will pay up to $1,500 for the access, diagnosis, repair, or replacement of your covered well pump issue per plan agreement term. To see what is specifically covered, as well as limitations and exclusions, please view the page details above or plan agreement.

Well pump unit coverage runs concurrently with your annual home warranty plan. 

You can purchase well pump unit coverage when you purchase your home warranty plan, within the first 60 days of becoming a member, or during the renewal period when your contract expires.

You can place your first service request 30 days after you sign up for your plan. Service requests can easily be placed 24/7 online via MyAccount or by calling 1-888-691-2854 during standard business hours to request service.


Our best home warranty plan is the one that’s right for you and your home. The ShieldSilver plan covers the parts and components of your must-have systems like your heating and cooling, plumbing, and electrical systems. ShieldGold covers all of the above plus your laundry and kitchen appliances. And with ShieldPlatinum, you get coverage for just about everything: parts of home systems and appliances, plus premium features like roof leak repair coverage, unlimited AC refrigerant, and one free HVAC Tune-up per agreement term. No two homes are the same, and that’s why we have options – so you can find the plan that fits your needs.

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