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Gary’s Automotive is a full service preventive maintenance and auto repair center. Gary’s Automotive has been performing high quality, guaranteed auto repairs in the Chico area since 1976. We service and repair all imported and domestic cars, trucks, and SUV’s. Bring in your imported and domestic auto, SUV, or pickup today with complete confidence that your vehicle will be serviced or repaired correctly the first time. Don’t be worried about the factory warranty on your new car! We have the staff, skills, training, and equipment necessary to perform all required maintenance on your new vehicle while maintaining your warranty. We are the preferred alternative to the dealership for all scheduled maintenance of your personal car or truck.

Car Care Services
  • Distributor less Ignition
  • Fuel Injection
  • Ignition
  • Ignition Wires & Cables
  • Oil, Lube, and Filter
  • Spark Plugs
  • Timing Belts
  • Smog Check
Jim's Towing
  • 24 Hour Towing
  • Flat-bed Towing
  • Towing to Shop Only
General Services
  • Domestic General Repair
  • Import General Repair
Under Car Services
  • Anti-lock Brakes
  • Brakes
  • Chassis
  • Driveline
  • Shocks
Heating and Cooling Services
  • Air Conditioning
  • Belts & Hose
  • Radiators
Electrical & Electronic Services


  • Batteries
  • Starters & Alternators


  • Computer
  • Diagnostics
  • Drivability
  • Engine Controls
Transmission Services
  • Automatic Transmission Service
  • Clutches
  • Four-wheel drive
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Manual Transmission Service
Internal Engine Services
  • Cylinder Block
  • Cylinder Head
  • Timing
Heavy-Duty Services
  • Engine Overhaul
  • Maintenance
Misc. Services
  • After hours drop off
  • Fuel economy inspection
  • Pre-purchase inspections
  • Pre trip inspection
  • Most extended warranties accepted

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Shop Location

Gary's Automotive
160 Rio Lindo Ave
Chico, CA 95926

Jim's Towing
(530) 893-0962

Hours of Operation


8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM

Night Key Drop Off

For your convenience we have a Night Key Box. Drop off your cars 24 hours a day.

Payment Methods

Payment Methods