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Welcome to Affordable Automotive, your car service in Gulf Breeze, FL!

Affordable Automotive was founded on principle, that honest customer service and quality auto repair does not have to come at a price. For more than 20 years Affordable Automotive has served the gulf coast area, our slogan has been and will always be, “Quality you can Afford”.

Affordable Automotive was the original idea of Ken Schartel, while honing his skill, working for GM dealerships. He immediately saw the need for a automotive repair business that could provide exceptional service at price that anyone can afford. That same value has been carried into the next generation of automotive repair and customer service. Providing customers with the right repair, the first time, everytime.

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About Affordable Automotive Gulf Breeze, FL

For years Affordable Automotive has been there for the people of Gulf Breeze, FL. We love what we do, and that basic fact fuels our business. We are dedicated to our customers, and that’s why they stick with us—the best auto repair Gulf Breeze has to offer.

Our family of technicians and service staff sees their work here at Affordable Automotive as more than a job. It’s their vocation and livelihood. Each member of our team is invested in your satisfaction.

Affordable Automotive was founded on the basic idea that everyone deserves respect. It is our mission to treat each person that comes through our door with dignity and sensitivity. We believe this attention to detail has paid off by providing us with our loyal, friendly family of customers. That’s what makes Affordable Automotive the best car service in Gulf Breeze, FL!

Are you ready to experience the best Gulf Breeze, FL car service available? Please give us a call or make an appointment here.

The Absolute Best Car Service in Gulf Breeze, FL

What sets Affordable Automotive apart from all of the others in Gulf Breeze, FL?

Trust: When it comes to auto repair in Gulf Breeze, it’s all about earning loyalty and trust by doing our very best every day. We are determined to earn and keep your trust.

Talent: At Affordable Automotive, you can rest easy knowing that our highly-skilled, experienced auto service professionals are handling your car. Our technicians bring years of experience, skill, and education to the Gulf Breeze auto repair table.

Time: We take the time we need to provide you with top quality car service in Gulf Breeze, and we take the time to talk to you about what that means. We listen to you so we understand your needs and goals for your auto repair.

Recently Serviced Vehicles

2005 Ford Focus

Ford Focus

Mileage
190,417
Service Date
9/14/2021
Services Performed
  • Replace shifter cable bushing at transmission and shifter
 
Joe P. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/14/2021

2007 BMW 328i

BMW 328i

Mileage
165,715
Service Date
9/7/2021
Services Performed
  • THERMOSTAT &/OR OUTLET – Remove & Replace – Sedan – [Serviced as an Assembly. Includes: Bleed Cooling System.]
 
Wayne B. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/7/2021

2004 Buick Rendezvous

Buick Rendezvous

Mileage
133,561
Service Date
9/2/2021
Services Performed
  • Check over for trip.
  • Service air conditioner. Check condition of all belts and lines. Evacuate and recharge with reclaimed R-134. Test system performance.
 
Karen O. gave our service a 5 star review on 9/2/2021

2007 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Mileage
138,597
Service Date
8/25/2021
Services Performed
  • Leaking fuel from gas tank, possible hole in fuel tank per wrecker driver
  • Tow bill
  • Fuel
  • FUEL TANK – Remove & Replace – In-Line4 – [Includes: Drain and fill.]
 
Jim W. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/26/2021

2016 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
91,496
Service Date
8/23/2021
Services Performed
  • Ck noise in ft possible wheel bearing?
  • WHEEL HUB – Remove & Replace – Front Lt front and Rt front
 
Ronda H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/23/2021

2007 Chevrolet Avalanche

Chevrolet Avalanche

Mileage
127,515
Service Date
8/19/2021
Services Performed
  • Tighten oil drain plug, replace oil filter not sealing and replace gasket on oil filter housing plate
 
Rhonda B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/19/2021

2012 Hyundai Genesis

Hyundai Genesis

Mileage
152,253
Service Date
8/18/2021
Services Performed
  • Hooked up scanner and ran engine diagnostics.
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 7 QTS Synthetic Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels, Check Tire Pressure. Inspect Brake System: Pad Life Remaining Front: Rear:
  • CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR – Remove & Replace
 
Mark D. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/18/2021

2008 Toyota Tundra

Toyota Tundra

Mileage
120,108
Service Date
8/10/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 7 QTS Synthetic Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels, Check Tire Pressure. Inspect Brake System: Pad Life Remaining Front: Rear:
  • BALL JOINT & DUST COVERS – INSPECT – [Check the suspension and steering linkage ball joins for looseness and damage. Check all dust covers for deterioration and damage. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE DRUMS & LININGS – INSPECT – [Check the brake linings (shoes) and drums for scoring, burning, fluid leakage, broken parts and excessive wear. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE HOSES – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for proper installation. Check for chafing, cracks, deterioration and signs of leaking. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE LINE PIPES – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for proper installation. Check for chafing, cracks, deterioration and signs of leaking. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] BRAKE PADS – INSPECT – [Check pads for excessive wear. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] DISC BRAKES – INSPECT – [Inspect thickness measurement and disc runout. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts.] DRIVE BELTS – INSPECT DRIVESHAFT/PROPELLER SHAFT DUST BOOTS – INSPECT – Drive Shaft Boots – [Check the drive shaft boots and clamps for cracks, deterioration and damage. Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts and, if necessary, repack the grease.] ENGINE COOLING SYSTEM HOSES & CLAMPS – INSPECT EXHAUST PIPES & MOUNTS – INSPECT – [Visually inspect the exhaust pipes, muffler and hangers for cracks, deterioration and damage. Start the engine and listen carefully for any exhaust gas leakage. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] FUEL LINES & CONNECTIONS – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for corrosion, damage, cracks and loose or leaking connections. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] FUEL TANK BAND – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for corrosion, damage, cracks and loose or leaking connections. Tighten connections or replace parts as necessary.] FUEL TANK CAP GASKET – INSPECT – [Visually inspect for cracks, deterioration and damage and replace if necessary.] FUEL TANK VAPOR VENT HOSES – INSPECT RADIATOR & CONDENSER – INSPECT – [Inspect for damage, debris, dirt, insects and signs of leakage.] REAR AXLE FLUID – INSPECT STEERING GEAR/RACK – INSPECT – [Check for damage/leaks.] STEERING LINKAGE & BOOTS – INSPECT – [With the vehicle stopped, check for excessive freeplay in the steering wheel. Inspect the linkage for bending and damage and the dust boots for deterioration, cracks and damage. Replace any damaged parts.] TRANSMISSION FLUID – INSPECT VALVE CLEARANCE – INSPECT – [Check for tappet noise and engine vibration and adjust if necessary, 1GR-FE and 2UZ-FE engines only.] AIR CLEANER/ELEMENT – REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTER – REPLACE – [Driving in heavy traffic, on dirt roads or in urban, dusty or desert areas may shorten the life of the cabin air filter. Replacement may be needed if you notice reduced air flow from the air conditioner and heater or if the windows fog easily […]

2010 Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V

Mileage
170,674
Service Date
8/4/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 4 QTS Synthetic Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels, Check Tire Pressure. Inspect Brake System: Pad Life Remaining Front: Rear:
  • 4 Wheel Tire Rotation
  • R&I Left rear brake caliper and rotor to replace wheel lug stud that broke off
  • WHEEL BEARING – Remove & Replace – Front,One Side – [Includes: Replace Inner and/or Outer Bearings, Cups, Seals and repack (where applicable).]
 
Rita H. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/7/2021

2006 Honda Ridgeline

Honda Ridgeline

Mileage
167,798
Service Date
7/28/2021
Services Performed
  • Ck coolant leak possible and then ck driveability issues after coolant leak repaired. 4wd drive light came on and died
  • COOLING SYSTEM – Diagnosis – [Includes: Pressure test for leaks, inspect Belts and Hoses and test Radiator Cap.]
  • RADIATOR – Remove & Replace
 
Nick P. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/28/2021

2016 BMW X5

BMW X5

Mileage
45,620
Service Date
7/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed Motor Oil & Replaced Filter, Added 7 QTS Synthetic Motor Oil, Lube Chassis, Check all Fluid Levels, Check Tire Pressure. Inspect Brake System: Pad Life Remaining Front: Rear:
 
Chuck P. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/28/2021

2013 Honda Accord

Honda Accord

Mileage
48,428
Service Date
7/27/2021
Services Performed
  • Re-secure splash shield
 
William C. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/28/2021