St. Louis, Missouri (NAPSA) - Sounds such as squealing, thumping, hissing and grinding are all signs that your vehicle may be trying to tell you something. That's the word from the experts at the Car Care Council.

El Paso, Texas (NAPSI) - These days, many drivers are finding ways to keep their vehicles on the road longer. Having an odometer that reads 100,000 miles or more need not mean the vehicle is on its last legs. It may just mean you should stick to a regular maintenance schedule and take advantage of automotive products that help extend the life of the vehicle.

Tempe, Arizona (NAPSI) - When temperatures drop, many find their interest in hitting the ski slopes begins to climb. To help you choose the destination for your next trip, here are some tips on this year's top ski destinations in theWestern U.S., as reported by SKI magazine.

Phoenix, Arizona (NAPSI) - The next time you need a snowblower, ice auger, generator or other gas-powered equipment, you can feel secure that it will be ready to start up at a moment’s notice if you consider this:

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSA) - Wyndham Vacation Rentals is offering savings of up to 35 percent at any of its 9,000 properties across the U.S., including some of the most popular beach, mountain and theme park destinations.

Scottsdale, Arizona (NAPSA) - "A new season," explains Tim Quinn, vice president, AfterSales, Porsche Cars North America, Inc., "is the perfect time to review critical car safety functions."

Tempe, Arizona (NAPSI) - Drivers who listen closely will find that their car is actually communicating with them by using a language all its own.