Our Story

My name is Gerry Brouwer, proud owner of Parkside Motors. This website is here to serve our clients and to open a new line of communication between our shop and the online world. Click here to learn about our rich history, the strength of our team, and our award winning service. We have articles, videos, and knowledge to share.

Our team of well trained and highly experienced professionals are here to help you negotiate any issues you have with your car, answer your questions, and get you back on the road as soon as possible. Our ethos is simple: Honest Work For Good Value, and it drives everything we do here at Parkside. Have a look around and contact us today.

Open Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. Call or Email to book an appointment today.

Latest Articles

Need to Know: Timing Belts

April 14, 2014 / No Comments

One of the greatest dangers to high mileage cars is also one of the least well known. We all know...

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Black Book Resale Value Showdown

April 11, 2014 / No Comments

Next to your home, your car is the single biggest investment of capital you will ever make. One v...

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Tips: The Best Diagnostic Tool

April 7, 2014 / No Comments

A running car is a cacophony of sound. Most of it is soothing—tires humming, engine rumbling, tai...

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Testimonials

"I took my car to Parkside for a second opinion after getting a $1000 quote from the competition.
Gerry told me that only $400 worth of the repairs were absolutely necessary and was able to save me over $600. What honesty!"

Jessica I. Yelp User

"For over 10 years now I have not even asked about cost, such is my confidence in Gerry and Andrew.
I am 100% able to trust that the invoice will be accurate, no small thing these days."

D C. Yelp User

"Very thorough, very nice, and reasonably priced.
A gem in the rough!"

Jordan H. Yelp User

Our Team

Gerry Brouwer
Founder, Owner

I started learning the automotive trade from my father as a small boy, asking questions, watching...

Andrew Kralt
Mechanic

My name is Andrew Kralt and I am long time member of the Parkside Motors team. I have lived in Vi...

Kevin Rathwell
Mechanic

Hi, I’m Kevin Rathwell, and I am a mechanic at Parkside Motors. I was born in the Yukon, bu...

Andy Dixon
Mechanic

My name is Andy Dixon, and I am a proud member of the Parkside Motors team. I was born in England...