This is about normal on the 104 engine but, unusual on the 103. By year unless you've got a CE your car should have a 103 in it. The oldest 104 I've seen in a standard sadean or wagon is 93 but, I'm liable to be wrong.
Project Smoker, '87 603 powered wagon
Hauler, 96 CTD can you say torque?
Toy 73 Cougar xr7 convertible
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