Quality Smog Repairs You Can Trust

The State of California requires a smog test every two years on most vehicles in order to renew registration. If your car or truck fails the test, you’ll need smog repairs in order to pass the retest. Here in the city of Chico, CA, Affordable Automotive West will give your vehicle’s emissions system the care it demands. Based on the success of our first shop serving Chico drivers since 1996, we opened Affordable Automotive West in 2018, offering the same quality smog repairs you can trust. If your engine is running roughly or your Check Engine light has come on for any reason, you can count on our team to address your smog-related needs under all circumstances. 

Smog Repairs with Pride

At Affordable Automotive West, we’re proud of our solid smog repair reputation. Our experienced technicians take great pride in helping countless drivers throughout Chico and Butte County pass their smog tests. Utilizing the most advanced diagnostic equipment, we know how to identify even the most complex matter at hand. 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 smog repairs.

Informed Smog Repair Decisions

Whether you drive 5,000 or 50,000 miles per year, proper smog repairs will ensure the ongoing efficiency 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 decisions beyond just smog repairs, based on your priorities and budget. We know there’s never a good time to visit an auto shop, 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
Smog Repair

For dependable smog repairs in Chico, CA, turn to the professionals at Affordable Automotive West.


Affordable Automotive West
906 Nord Ave.
Chico, CA 95926



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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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