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Frankly Speaking

Here you’ll find Frank’s straight forward automotive advice and useful tips; news about special Frank Motors milestones; and testimonials from drivers like you.

Visit here often to learn about the Preventative Maintenance Specials that reduce the risk of unexpected breakdowns and increase the safety and reliability of your vehicle.

The days are getting shorter, the leaves are falling from the trees and as much as I don’t want to admit it, Winter is coming. Winter on the prairies can be harsh and long. There are a number of things we need to do to be ready for it. As I sit here making my… [read more]

Location, Location, Location: Choose a safe, dry location to store your vehicle for the winter. Preferably you would want to choose a location that has a concrete floor. The location does not need to be climate controlled but should not have excessive moisture. Excessive moisture can cause your vehicle to rust. Check the Engine Oil:… [read more]

Save through September 18 to October 27, 2017   “All-season tires are great, until it snows!” A winter tire is made of a softer rubber compound which will give you better traction on ice and snow.  An all-season tire gets hard as the temperature drops, and is more likely to slip and slide. Protect your… [read more]

Well with a few longs days that turned into nights, and a lot of help from my father, and girlfriend Breanna, we managed to get the interior back together and installed the Thursday morning of Folk Fest. With no time to test it we loaded up the van, made it to Birds Hill and set… [read more]

Are you a Vanagon owner? Do you love your Vanagon but it runs like a Vanagon? We can help. Frank Motors has been known as a Volkswagen specialist for over 50 years and have recently started doing Vanagon engine conversions. There are a few shops across Canada that offer engine conversions on Volkswagen Vanagons, however… [read more]

What Our Clients Are Saying

Frank has taken care of my family's cars for nearly 20 years, and I have referred many customers to them. They are not the dealership alternative -- they are MUCH better than the dealership! They help both prevent and plan for major maintenance items, are friendly and helpful, and recommend alternatives to expensive repairs where possible. It is rare to find a company that I can just trust, and I have certainly found that in my relationship with Frank.

Dave Plummer