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Appliance repair in San Jose, California

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Appliance repair in San Jose with same-day service

  • Imagine this scenario: you're parched, so you open the fridge to pour a glass of cold water, only to find that the water is room temperature. American Home Shield ProConnect™ will quickly connect you with a local service technician in San Jose who can restore your fridge before all the food goes bad.
  • San Jose is one of our most-serviced areas in California. We regularly work on refrigerators, dishwashers, and washers in your area, so if yours is giving you trouble, we can help repair it.
  • All you have to do is tell us which device isn't working and what the problem is.
  • A contractor will come to your house within the two-hour time frame you have selected, so your appliance gets repaired when it's convenient for you.

Be sure your devices in working order during the heat of summer and cold of winter.

During the summer and winter break, you need to keep an eye on your most commonly used appliances, with kids spending more time at home and college students coming home from San Jose State University and other universities.

The summer heat and chilly fall weather in San Jose can be oppressive, and finding relief can cause extra wear and tear on your refrigerator, washing machine, and other appliances.

Your home is your comfort zone, but it’s also a machine. Your appliances work all year long, but seasonal changes can tax them further. For example, refrigerators be used more when average temps reach 99 degrees, while stoves and ovens will see more use during the winters that can reach lows of 49 degrees.

No matter what time of year it is, having your appliances serviced by a professional is always a good idea. Regular maintenance can extend the life of your appliances and avoid costly repairs in the future. And, when it comes to home appliances, it's better to be safe than sorry. Get in touch with us today if you need home appliance repair or service in San Jose. We're here to help you with keeping your house functioning smoothly throughout the year.

We know San Jose

San Jose is ranked #4 in the state of California when it comes to service calls. The average cost of a call for appliance repair services is around $259.11. However, counts of certain appliances might differ. Refrigerators and dishwashers, for example, have a greater service count in San Jose, while washers have a lower one.

You’ll soon be receiving the professional aid of one of our service people who have earned a 4.77-star average rating on 547 jobs in the area. No need to drive 2.75 miles to your local The Home Depot. Just call AHS.

The name brands we service most often in San Jose are Kenmore, General Electric, and Whirlpool. Our area repair people are experienced servicing the frequent problems of top brands, as well as common fix-it needs of other appliance types that you own.
  • Our tech was knowledgeable and courteous!
    Gina V., San Jose
  • I'm very satisfied with overall services. Booking over the phone was easy. The follow up email & text were timely. The following day, the repair person showed up on time. His detailed work and good explanation were professional.
    Koji N., San Jose
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No matter where you reside in San Jose, it's essential that your appliance repair service is reliable, dependable, and vetted. American Home Shield (AHS) is the perfect solution for appliance repair in San Jose. AHS has a nationwide network of pre-screened, skilled appliance repair techs ready to help when you need it most. When your refrigerator or washer breaks down, the last thing you want to do is wait around for someone to show up and fix it. With AHS, you can relax knowing that help is on the way. We'll dispatch a technician to your home as soon as possible so you can get back to your normal routine. If your appliance can't be fixed, we'll even replace it for you.

American Home Shield Home Warranties are not insurance. Our plans are designed for people like you with devices they count on. Our year-long home service agreement helps mitigate the cost to replace or repair parts of your home's appliances and systems.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in San Jose, CA

Refrigerator
$324
Washer
$359
Dishwasher
$281
Dryer
$221
Repair/replacement cost ranges are the twentieth and eightieth percentile of U.S. costs as reported in A Study of Homeowners’ Appliance and Home Systems Service Experiences, a nationwide survey of homeowners conducted in 2019 by ClearVantage for American Home Shield. Further reproduction or use is expressly prohibited.

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San Jose appliance repair FAQs

The average appliance repair cost in San Jose is $259.11, but the actual cost depends on the brand and type of the broken appliance.
Our washer repairs in San Jose end up costing between $100 and $200. Depending on the model, a new washing machine can cost up to $2,000, depending on make and model. Kenmore washers and dryers are the most popular repairs in Abingdon, followed by Frigidaire, Samsung, and LG.
Leaks are the most common difficulties with water heaters and are usually either cased by rust in the tank or loose connections at the water inlet and outlet. Households in Abingdon typically have to repair their Kenmore water heaters more often than other models, with new water heaters costing between $1,000 and $3,000.
A new fridge costs between $1,000 and $2,000, but the average cost of fridge repair in San Jose is only $408.70. You can save a bundle by opting to repair your refrigerator. Another thing to keep in mind is that Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced brand in the Abington area.

Stand-alone fridges function best for about 12 years, on the other hand built-in refrigerators are more expansive and last much longer. If you have a stand-alone refrigerator around 12 years old and has an issue, it might be worth replacing rather than fixing it. Kenmore is the most frequently serviced refrigerator brand in Abington.
In San Jose, Kenmore refrigerators need repairs more often than other appliances. So, it may come up that yours will require attention as it ages. If you notice unusual noises, malfunctions, and issues that you can't pinpoint, call a repair pro before you decide to replace. Age plays a factor in whether it is worth replacing your appliance or if you should seek help from an appliance repair professional in San Jose. If an older appliance needs frequent attention, it may be time to invest in an updated version.

From Kenmore fridges to General Electric dishwashers, a few easy actions can help extend the lifespan of your appliance. Whether your appliance is new or you've had it for a while, read through the manual, watch a tutorial, or get professional advice to know how to best clean each appliance. It's also smart to keep track of when to repair rather than replace. Don't assume your breaking down appliance is past saving. Save yourself the expense of a brand-new appliance by properly cleaning and caring for your appliances.

Repairing or replacing appliances in San Jose is easy with the right coverage plan. A home service plan with American Home Shield® requires no maintenance records or home inspections. Covered appliances like fridges, dishwashers, and washers, no matter their age, will be repaired or replaced.
A new appliance like a dryer can cost anywhere between $300 to nearly $2,000, while our average price for dryer repair in San Jose is $301.71, so it’s usually cheaper to have your dryer repaired.

You may find it easy to diagnose and fix your dryer on your own. A dryer might malfunction for multiple reasons, so finding the right source and area is an important first step. Dryers can experience problems from not stopping or starting to overheating or taking too long to complete a cycle. For dryer repair beyond what you want to attempt, many repair pros in San Jose's are ready for the job.

It's easier to locate the problem if you understand the basics: Most dryers run on a motor that uses pulleys and belts turn the drum. Air that's gas- or electric-heated is pushed through the drum. Timed thermostats control heat and speed. Many if not most dryers also have a restart button that can get things running if the issue is not part of the motor, switches, or electrical system. If you are having trouble diagnosing the issue, it may be time to contact a dryer repair professional in San Jose.

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