Air Conditioner Home Warranty Coverage

Air Conditioner Home Warranty Coverage

With every summer getting a bit hotter, nothing’s more frustrating than an air conditioner breakdown. But a home warranty from 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) can save you from that frustration and get your home humming again.

Why get an air conditioner home warranty?

You are a responsible homeowner. You know how important it is to commit to maintenance around your house. Because the better you maintain your air conditioner, the less likely it is to break down.

But even with the best maintenance, your air conditioner will one day break down. When it does, it can feel like you’re being punished for doing the right thing.

2-10 HBW takes the punishment out of doing the right thing.

When your air conditioner breaks down despite your best maintenance efforts, a home warranty from 2-10 HBW backs you up.

  • A home warranty helps you diagnose the problem through quality, local, independent technicians.
  • A home warranty from 2-10 HBW can reduce the upfront costs to repair or replace your air conditioner.
  • Your 2-10 HBW home warranty can provide a solution to air conditioning breakdowns caused by routine wear and tear.

What could you pay for an air conditioner breakdown without a home warranty?

Refrigerator Home Warranty Coverage

Air Conditioner

Repair cost


Replacement cost


Repair and replacement costs based on 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty internal claims data and market data from our purchasing department.

Which air conditioner parts does a home warranty commonly cover?

A home warranty from 2-10 HBW can cover many of the most important parts of your air conditioner system.


Covered cooling components*

  • One (1) centrally ducted gas or electric system
  • Thermostats – all types
  • Interior gas supply lines

Excluded cooling components*
Geothermal and other water-source systems; upgrades to maintain compatibility and/or compliance with SEER or refrigerant standards (available with HVAC Surplus); mini-split systems; high-velocity systems; any type of gas system; freestanding units; water towers; humidifiers; chillers; pre-coolers; condensate drain lines; refrigerant recovery and recharge; zone controlled and energy management systems; whole house fans; roof jacks; registers; grills; filters and ductwork. All Components of each aforementioned Item and/or system.

*Coverage and excluded components listed are shown as example coverage. Purchasing additional options may remove some exclusions. Refer to your Home Warranty Service Agreement for specific coverage details, exclusions, and dollar limits.

What’s wrong with my air conditioner?

Helpful hints and solutions for troubleshooting your air conditioner breakdown.

To get the most out of your home warranty coverage (and to save your Service Fee for the toughest-to-solve breakdowns), you’ll want to do routine maintenance!

To the right, we’ve included some troubleshooting tips for when your air conditioner breaks down. Use these recommendations, along with your air conditioner’s instruction manual, to perform maintenance and try to get it running right away!

If these tips don’t help and you have active coverage with 2-10 HBW, we can help! Just log in to your Homeowner Portal account at 2-10.com/homeowner, check your service agreement, and file a claim if you have air conditioning coverage!

Possible Cause
Possible Solution
There is no power to the unit
Check and reset breaker
The condenser coil is dirty
Clean the condenser unit so air can freely circulate around the coil fins
The insulation has fallen off the feed lines
Replace the insulation
There is direct sun on the evaporator unit
Create shade for the unit
The filter is clogged or dirty
Clean or replace the filter
Possible Cause
Possible Solution
The drain hose from the condenser pan is clogged
Clear the hose so the water is able to flow freely

How can I make my air conditioner last longer?

Keeping up on maintenance helps increase the life span of your air conditioner.
How can I make my air conditioner last longer?

The average air conditioner lasts 10-15 years*

Air conditioner maintenance tips

  • Check filters every month and replace as necessary.
  • Keep your outdoor condensing unit clean and free of debris.
  • Have your system annually serviced before each air conditioning season.

*Average life span data from National Association of Home Builders/Bank of America Home Equity, Study of Life Expectancy of Home Components.

Protect your air conditioner with a home warranty today!

Protect your air conditioner with a home warranty today!

If you’re ready to protect your home without breaking the bank, purchasing a home warranty from 2-10 HBW with air conditioner coverage is easy! Simply click the button below and fill out the form to receive your free, no-obligation quote.

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