Quality Auto Diagnostics You Can Trust

You certainly know your car or truck very well— well enough to recognize when something’s not quite right. Auto diagnostics will pinpoint the cause of the problem, and the right hands are important in this regard— those of seasoned professionals who will make sure you continue driving at your best. Here in the city of Chico, CA, Affordable Automotive West will give your vehicle the excellent care it deserves. Based on the success of our first shop serving Chico drivers since 1996, we opened Affordable Automotive West in 2018, offering the same quality auto diagnostics you can trust. Our team is equipped to conduct diagnostics on any foreign or domestic make.

Auto Diagnostics with Pride

At Affordable Automotive West, we’re proud of our solid auto diagnostics reputation. Our experienced technicians take pride in solving problems for countless drivers in Chico and throughout all of Butte County. Utilizing the most advanced industry equipment, we will identify even the most complex issue you’re experiencing. Our service advisors will tell you exactly what the solution entails, then with your approval we’ll complete the needed work. Considering our competitive rates and focus on customer service, we strive to live up to our name as your trusted dealer alternative for auto diagnostics.

Informed Decisions with Auto Diagnostics

Whether you drive 5,000 or 50,000 miles per year, proper auto diagnostics will ensure the ongoing reliability of your car or truck. Along with this, a long-term health plan will help keep you driving with confidence at all times. When you come to Affordable Automotive West in Chico, CA, we’ll perform a thorough digital inspection of your vehicle, including photos. This will give you all the information necessary to make your own informed repair decisions, based on your priorities and budget. We know there’s never a good time for auto diagnostics, and we want to make the process pleasant for you.

Experience The Affordable Advantage

  • Family Owned & Operated
  • ASE-Certified Technicians
  • NAPA AutoCare Center
  • Jasper Distributor
  • ”Best of Chico” Recognition
  • Angie’s List Award Winner
  • Smog Inspection and Certification
  • 3-Year/36,000-Mile Nationwide Warranty
Auto Diagnostics

For thorough auto diagnostics in Chico, CA, turn to the professionals at Affordable Automotive West.


Affordable Automotive West
906 Nord Ave.
Chico, CA 95926



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The most technologically advanced solution for complex auto repairs goes by one name: SmartFlow. Seeing as certain vehicle conditions are easier seen than explained, the age-old saying proves true: “A picture is worth 1000 words.”

SmartFlow is being integrated into more and more auto repair shops throughout the country. This completely paperless technology simplifies the auto repair process, while providing customers with increased visibility and overall confidence from start to finish.

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