Affordable Automotive Repair

(540) 324-2785
86 Verified Reviews

8:00am to 6:00pm
8:00am to 2:00pm


4637 Mine Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22408 USA


  • Brad Jenner, Owner
  • Established 2000
  • 4 Auto Repair Mechanics on Staff
  • 3 ASE Certified Auto Technicians
  • 78 Years of Car Repair Experience
  • 1 ASE Master Auto Technician

Affordable Automotive Repair Reviews


86 Verified Reviews
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by - Verified Customer December 28, 2017

Good business

by - Verified Customer December 08, 2017

I am a repeat customer of Affordable Repair and they have kept my old truck running. I believe that to get the job done right you should be able to pay for good solid work. Thanks Affordable Repair.

by - Verified Customer November 16, 2017


by - Verified Customer October 26, 2017

Excellent service in a timely manner!

by - Verified Customer October 18, 2017

There's only one place I will bring my vehicles for maintenance and repair. Affordable Automotive is an easy decision. They provide excellent service at a fair price!

by - Verified Customer October 10, 2017

Wonderful experience - thank you!!

by - Verified Customer October 06, 2017


by - Verified Customer October 03, 2017

above & beyond

by - Verified Customer August 18, 2017

Everything went well, great repair shop.

by - Verified Customer August 17, 2017

Good car was done on time and the price was very fair... I didn't feel pressured into getting other repairs done and the warranty on the service is amazing

by - Verified Customer August 11, 2017

Happy to bring my cars to you. Thanks

by - Verified Customer July 31, 2017

Have been using Affordable for more than 15 years. Always EXCELLENT service at a fair price. Yes I have compared pricing.

by - Verified Customer July 25, 2017

Excellent work as always!!!

by - Verified Customer July 04, 2017

James always makes everyone feel welcome. Ya gotta love him.

by - Verified Customer June 28, 2017

Always very satisfied.

6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer June 14, 2017

Excellent work and professional and courteous service. Feels like my own personal auto repair shop...

by - Verified Customer June 01, 2017

Luv my fellas, James, papa bear, Tim, Tom, Brian and doe boy, sorry don't know all their names, but all are good to me!

by - Verified Customer May 29, 2017

James, always makes my husband and I feel welcome. He has excellent customer service skills. He is an asset to your business. Service to our vehicles is great.

by - Verified Customer May 25, 2017

My husband and I go to Affordable Automotive several times a year for state inspections and any work we may need done. They are very kind and do great work!

by - Verified Customer May 24, 2017

Quality work and quick response to our needs. Very satisfied customer.

by - Verified Customer May 10, 2017

Yes James is excellent.

by - Verified Customer May 09, 2017

Very friendly, they explain everything. Labor cost is a bit high, but everything else is good.

by - Verified Customer May 05, 2017

Good people!

by - Verified Customer April 28, 2017

Great service.

by - Verified Customer April 17, 2017

Great work!

6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer March 30, 2017

Looked after me, checked on a recommended repair that'd was not needed. Called when ready! Always great service! Thank you.

by - Verified Customer March 23, 2017

I was recommended to this place by my neighbors. They are individually owned which is something that I look for. They are very affordable and they are honest. I would recommend them to anyone in need of repair or just even wants to get their car out.

by - Verified Customer March 21, 2017

Work done was excellent and James went above and beyond catering to anything I needed.

by - Verified Customer March 16, 2017

Regular customer.

by - Verified Customer March 12, 2017


by - Verified Customer March 05, 2017

Enjoy coming to your shop.

by - Verified Customer March 03, 2017

Great customer service!

by - Verified Customer March 01, 2017

Job well done!

by - Verified Customer February 19, 2017

Excellent job! We love Affordable!

by - Verified Customer February 05, 2017


6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer January 29, 2017

Good service.

by - Verified Customer January 20, 2017

It's important to me that I have a mechanic I can trust.

by - Verified Customer January 13, 2017

Everyone is really friendly and helpful. I felt like I was treated fairly and that the qualtity of the work done was high.

by - Verified Customer January 09, 2017

The staff is always personable, professional and friendly. I don't feel like unnecessary repairs are pushed out promoted. I trust the advice which is really important for me to keep bringing my business back.

by - Verified Customer January 05, 2017

It's always a good experience even when they are delivering bad news. Thanks for the years of service.

by - Verified Customer January 01, 2017

The experience at Affordable was fantastic. James and Tim were great in working through a list of options as a result of multiple repairs needed. The collaboration between RepairPal and Affordable was seamless.

by - Verified Customer December 30, 2016

The staff at Affordable are always pleasant, professional, and courteous. James has an amazing memory and always calls you by name. The waiting area is comfortable and I had a very good chat with some others who were waiting as well. It was a memorable (positive) experience. I will continue doing business with Affordable Auto.

by - Verified Customer December 26, 2016

Been taking my cars to Affordable Automotive for over 10 years. I never take my cars anywhere else.

by - Verified Customer December 18, 2016

I keep coming back because i feel like the shop treats me honestly and fairly. This is crucial when dealing with auto dealers, especially with budget considerations.

by - Verified Customer December 07, 2016

I've always been pleased w/the service provided. Everyone is very respectful and friendly.

6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer November 28, 2016

Great Job Guys!!!! Keep Up The Great Work!!!

by - Verified Customer November 25, 2016

Very friendly and professional staff who didn't mind me waiting in the lobby with my husky pup. Service was very quick. Very happy to be an Affordable Automotive Customer.

by - Verified Customer November 25, 2016

I always feel very comfortable when I bring my vehicle there for service in that I never feel that unnecessary repairs will be performed and that any repairs made are performed correctly.

by - Verified Customer November 22, 2016

James and his crew always treat my wife and me as respected customers. Very appreciative.

by - Verified Customer November 11, 2016

Fair prompt service. The shop will work with you to prioritize repairs based on safety first then will work with you to finish repairs based on your ability to pay.

by - Verified Customer November 08, 2016

Been my GO TO auto repair place since 1998. It's great to have all my historical records in one place, they can pull up stuff from years ago for any warranty issues. Great people. Always polite and care about me.

by - Verified Customer October 03, 2016

Great service and friendly people.

by - Verified Customer October 02, 2016

Tell the truth about service needed, don't try to scam you.

by - Verified Customer September 30, 2016

Great shop.

by - Verified Customer September 29, 2016

Very easy. Great service.

6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer September 25, 2016

Have had advice on tires for wife's Prius.

by - Verified Customer September 23, 2016

Always so welcoming, and they remember me.

by - Verified Customer September 22, 2016

Affordable Automotive is always on top of everything and making sure they figure out any and all problems. I would never go to any other shop.

by - Verified Customer September 21, 2016

Great service. Everything is done right the first time, and in the case of more serious repairs, options are often priced. Never pushing stuff on you, but letting you know that "such and such service is recommended in another 3k miles"

by - Verified Customer September 16, 2016

This place is excellent. Service is always honest and high quality. James also makes you feel like your car and the quality of the service it receives are important to Affordable Automative.

by - Verified Customer September 08, 2016

They are the best!! Great customer service not just this visit but every visit!

by - Verified Customer September 08, 2016

You have always done good work for us, performing the tasks necessary and informing us of things we needed to have done. And all of this at a very reasonable price.

by - Verified Customer August 31, 2016

My car was attended to quickly. The repairs were reasonably priced.The front desk guys were friendly and knew my name.

by August 31, 2016

Great service.

by - Verified Customer August 28, 2016


6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer August 24, 2016

All work done to satisfaction, but a little pricey.

by - Verified Customer August 17, 2016

Great service and friendly! They fit me in for repairs and get the tough jobs done.

by August 17, 2016

Very professional, informative and trustworthy. Honest and truly have the customers best interest at heart. I have always recommended them to several individuals.

by - Verified Customer August 16, 2016

I've been with them for 15 years and always receive excellent service and reasonable prices.

by - Verified Customer August 16, 2016

Great service!

by - Verified Customer August 15, 2016

These guys are great. I have good service every single time I use them.

by - Verified Customer August 10, 2016

Dependable and honest.

by - Verified Customer August 08, 2016

Excellent service.

by - Verified Customer August 03, 2016

Good work and good service.

by July 28, 2016

Great Job.

6 verified customers did not leave comments but provided these ratings:
by Justin, Sharon, Betty, Adam, Trina
by Rocky
by - Verified Customer July 22, 2016

They're awesome.

by - Verified Customer June 13, 2016

Wonderful automotive repair shop.

by - Verified Customer June 05, 2016

Good group of guys that care about customer service and repeat business.

by - Verified Customer June 01, 2016

We are always pleased with the timely manner that the repairs are done, and the friendly attitude of the staff.

by - Verified Customer May 02, 2016

As always, the service was exemplary!

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RepairPal Scorecard


Affordable Automotive Repair has been serving the community of Fredericksburg since 2000. This RepairPal Certified shop strives to stay on top of the latest technologies and to be a leader in the local community by providing the highest level of automotive repair coupled with the best customer service. Our review of this shop revealed they are achieving this goal. Recent customers describe this team as “excellent”, “honest”, “friendly”, “professional”, and “welcoming”. This location features a team of automotive professionals with an excellent mix of experience, ongoing training and ASE certifications. An investment in tools and equipment helps make them capable of repairs ranging from tires and wheel alignment, to minor and major mechanical repairs, to check engine light diagnoses and repair, as well as your scheduled maintenance needs. Repairs are covered by a 36-month / 36,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind. A local shuttle service, loaner vehicles, early bird drop-off, Saturday business hours, and a waiting area with wireless Internet are all available for your convenience.



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  • Transmission Repair
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  • Early Bird Dropoff
  • Loaner Car
  • Open Saturday
  • Service Guarantee
  • Shuttle
  • Wireless Internet


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