Big Don’s Carthedral is family owned and operated and has been in business since 2000 under the ownership of Don and Kari Artmann. Don is a graduate of Lester Prairie High School and has lived in this area his entire life. He is also a volunteer on the Lester Prairie Fire Department. Kari is a graduate of Minnetonka High School but is very familiar with this area as she has family in the area. Big Don’s Carthedral has been providing the Lester Prairie and surrounding communities with top quality, trustworthy automotive services at affordable prices.
We have a fully trained staff of ASE certified technicians to take care of all of your vehicle’s needs. Our facility uses state of the art computer diagnostic equipment and software that is updated often. We are a NAPA Auto Care Center and our technicians are ASE certified and can do anything from tire repairs and oil changes to replacing your engine or transmission to fixing your car after a collision. No job is too big or too small. We service all makes and models of domestic and foreign cars, trucks and SUV. We pride ourselves on making only necessary repairs to your vehicle. We’re not in the business to service your needs just for today; we want to establish a long term relationship for years to come.
We also are a Tesoro gas station and convenience store. We have a Fuel Loyalty Program in which you can earn a Tesoro Gift Card to use on anything in the store from gas to food to car repairs. We offer a large variety of products including lottery, snacks, drinks, milk, health and beauty items, groceries, coffee, cappuccino, deli, roller grill, fryer food, daily lunch specials, hunting and fishing licenses, tacos and sub sandwiches made to order and don’t forget about our soft service ice cream with flavor burst. It’s the best in the county. For a pick me up in the afternoon why not grab a fountain soda or cold energy drink. We have a lot of grab and go snacks for anytime of the day. We also have an ATM.