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1942 GPW Southborough, MA $15,500

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/04/2017) Looks parade ready. No description provided.

https://boston.craigslist.org/bmw/cto/6213707646.html

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1945 GPW Snohomish, WA $13,500

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Looks good.

“1945 FORD GPW
THIS JEEP WAS RESTORED APROX 20 YEARS AGO
95% COMPLETE, RUNS AND DRIVES GREAT
ALWAYS GARAGED $13,500”

https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/cto/6214874951.html

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1943 GPW Sandpoint, ID $6,500

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $6,500

(09/17/2014) This has a variety of updates.

“43 Ford GPW,4×4, 305 V8, flat fender, PS, tilt wheel, 69 cj5 running gear, BF Goodrich 33″ TA’S, limited slip, new brakes, reclining leather bucket seats, full roll cage, battery lock out switch, headers, 65 mustang tail lights, Chevy 4 speed with married transfer case, chrome bumpers front and back, over 20 k invested, hurry won’t last, trade for Honda side by side, chevelle , or land cruiser.”

https://spokane.craigslist.org/cto/6186495573.html

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1944 GPW Lawton, KS $15,000

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $15,000.

(05/07/2017) Needs some exhaust work.

“I am selling a near complete restored 1944 Ford GPW Army Jeep from WW2. The vehicle has a recently rebuilt Go-Devil Engine, carburetor, and radiator. A truly accurate restoration with the only modification being the 12 volt battery conversion. The comes with many original items such as a canvas summer top, first aid kit, axe, fuel can, and more. The vehicle still needs the some minor work on the exhaust which causes the fuel pressure to drop and cannot drive far until this final problem is resolved, however the vehicle idles perfectly and can be driven onto a trailer.”

https://lawton.craigslist.org/cto/6168791328.html

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1942 GPW Bellevue, WA $22,000

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Mark posted this at warjeeps.com.

“For the past 50+ years it has been driven roughly 30-50 miles per year. It was owned by a former board member of the Reno Air Show and was trailered from Reno to the event and only used to drive around the grounds of the show. Still has the original stickers from the air shows on the front wind shield. Recently had service done on the brakes, oil, etc.

Most likely one of the cleanest non-show car 75 year old vehicles you will see. Recently we did $1400.00 worth of maintenance. Runs great. Would like to find it a nice home.”

http://www.warjeeps.com/mjs/sale17/adm305/adm305.html

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1944 GPW Orlando, FL $20,000

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Looks solid from the one pic.

“1944 Ford GPW. Jeep older complete restoration, runs perfectly. Garage stored”

https://orlando.craigslist.org/cto/6144247077.html

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1943 GPW Yucca Valley, CA $18,000

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(04/25/2017) Doesn’t run.

“I am selling a 1943 GPW Ford Jeep that has been in a dry storage for 5 years and doesn’t start at this time from sitting and the carburetor probably needs rebuilding. Engine and transmission have less than 1K miles on them since they were rebuilt in the late 1990’s. It has a new wiring harness, the rear drive shaft has been replaced, all U joints replaced and brake system has been rebuilt. The tires are in good shape and not flat, the Jeep has the original combat rims, fuel tank was replaced when the engine was rebuilt. It is equipped with original accessories and everything in the photos are included, no other spare parts are available. It does have the elusive “F” marked pintle hook. 99% of the parts are “F” marked. It is not currently registered at this time so it will need to be trailed home and the title is clean. $18,000 FIRM and I will only accept CASH. If you are interested you MUST call me as I will not respond to any text messages! ”

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/6144105482.html

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1943 GPW w/ Trailers Midland, TX $50,000

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Tie downs might not be necessary, but I’d advise them!

“WWII Jeep manufactured by Ford Motor Company. Delivery date 10-26-1943. I am the third owner of this jeep. Completely restored. Includes a non-functioning M1919A4 machine gun and mount. I have owned the jeep for around 15 years. Previous owner was a WWII vet, a member of the 101st Airborne 506th and jumped on D-Day. The jeep also comes with a custom trailer especially built to haul this jeep. No tie downs necessary. Fits like a glove. Also for sale with the jeep is a completely restored Bantam T3 trailer delivered 10-2-1942. All three are kept in a climate controlled garage. Asking price for everything is $50,000 OBO.”

http://www.warjeeps.com/mjs/sale17/adm262/adm262.html

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1944 GPW Jacksonville, FL $13,000

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Not restored to complete original, but sure looks good.

“1944 Ford GPW military jeep. Not original, but correct engine, rebuilt with hardened valve seats to run unleaded gas. Lots of new parts, wiring harness, gas tank, starter, clutch, brakes, etc. Frame powder coated, correct paint on body. Runs and stops great. Transmission has issues, leaks and sometimes hard to shift from 1st to 2nd, like neutral gate off center???? Lots of extra parts. Kept as original as possible. 13,000.00 OBRO.”

https://jacksonville.craigslist.org/cto/6087097955.html

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1944 GPW Jacksonville, FL $13,000

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Looks good. Aren’t those early rims?

“44 GPW. Not original but correct engine, rebuilt with hardened valve seats to run unleaded gas. Lots of new parts, wiring harness, gas tank, starter, clutch, brakes, etc. Frame powder coated, correct paint. Runs and stops great. Transmission has issues, leaks, and sometimes has trouble shifting from 1st to 2nd, like neutral gate off center???? Lots of extra parts.”

http://www.warjeeps.com/mjs/sale17/adm198/adm198.html

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1943 GPW Powell Butte, OR $7500

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $7500.

(03/27/2017) “For sale, 1943 Ford built GPW Jeep. All body work is original (Tub, fenders, hood, windshield, grab bars). Mechanically all original (Engine, trans, Transfer case, front and rear dif.) Top is like new. Koenig PTO wench. Runs and drives. This Jeep has been in my Family since 1972 and has been in storage for the last 20 years. Always stored inside. Please, serious buyers only. Cash sale only.”

https://bend.craigslist.org/cto/6059806306.html

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1942 GPW Lancaster, PA $17,500

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Looks solid.

“1942 GPW, the Ford license-produced Willys MB of WWII. As you can see, this GPW is well-restored but the work is about 13 years old. It has been well-stored and used monthly for re-enactments and living history events. The restoration was frame-off. Engine idles smoothly and maintains 30 lbs oil pressure. The jeep drives very nice. Frame and original data plate match title, but the engine is a later war GPW serial number. There is some minor corrosion around various parts/pieces which is visible in photographs. Mileage is an estimate. There are a number of extra items that come with the jeep, parts and accessories, and we will show those to prospective buyers when meeting.

This vehicle is available for viewing with one week’s advanced notice. Weekends and evenings are best. It is located in South Central PA near Lancaster PA. Price $17,500. Clear PA title. Message or call/text four four 3-25 zero-nine zero 37 to make arrangements to view this jeep or discuss its story.

Terms:
1. Transfer must be made at title transfer business. There are several near Lancaster PA.
2. $500.00 non-refundable deposit due within 48 hours via paypal after you commit to purchase it. Balance due within 7 days after deposit or pick-up, whichever comes first.”

https://lancaster.craigslist.org/cto/6061059084.html

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1945 GPW Oroville, CA $5000

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(08/16/2014) The dash on this is customized flattie is unusual.

“1945 Willy’s Custom Jeep (Price reduced for quick summer sale). Up for sale we have a well upgraded custom 1945 Willy’s Jeep. This Jeep has a 1969 Buick V6 229 Engine with the original Transfer Case. The Transmission in this Jeep is a Manual GM Granny 4-Speed tranny; to support the torque of this motor you have a heavy duty rear drive line, a Air locker front axle, and a Detroit locker rear axle. This Jeep has a Pre-78′ Chevy Steering column with the ignition switch in the column and the power steering is fully functional. This Jeep is ready for the fun in the sun, go out in style with the confidence Jeeps were founded on.

Fully Fabricated Front Bumper Air Tank
Removable Cooler Rack (Was Originally Assembled to be permanent)”

https://chico.craigslist.org/ctd/6053867346.html

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1944 GPW Rowlett, TX No Price

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UPDATE: Price was $10,200. Now no price.

(05/06/2016) The seller’s bucket is overflowing … just not sure why (first sentence of last paragraph.

https://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/cto/6048405664.html

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“The 1944 Ford GPW offered for sale here has been restored on top of what was a very solid and rust free chassis and tub. The hood and fenders have slight imperfections which indicate to me that the sheet metal is original as well. I purchased this GPW earlier this year from the estate of a Willys collector, restorer and enthusiast. I chose this one of the four MB/GPW’s available because of its originality and condition. There was a museum quality one in olive drab and Army livery but it was beyond my price threshold.

With the exception of the light blue paint (my son suggested it might be a Navy Jeep), the Pirelli Scorpion tires and 12 volt conversion this little GPW is completely stock. It came to me with a brand new canvas top that was still in a plastic bag. Opening it, unfolding it and installing it inside my shop made the whole place smell like a musty old army surplus store!

Equipped with what I believe to be its original drivetrain this GPW is powered by the Willys “Go Devil” 134 cubic inch iron head flat four designed to produce 60hp and 105lbs of torque delivered through the correct T84 three speed transmission and working two speed transfer case to drive the correct front and rear Dana axles and Warn locking hubs. The truck starts right up and idles cold with a little choke from the original one barrel Carter carburetor. It warms up quickly and runs cool with good oil pressure. The gas gauge is the only instrument not indicating. Steering, shifting and braking (four wheel hydraulic drum system) all work as they did when the rig was new, which is to say these are raucous, rough and tumble vehicles that offer little in terms of ergonomics, comfort or safety. Top speed was claimed to be 65mph although I can’t say I have gotten it much over 50mph but I do enjoy a casual cruise around the neighborhood and in the parade line (so long as I can avoid going in and out of that seriously low first gear).

I am going to guess that this car wasn’t driven much at all before I purchased it. I was impressed to see how readily it came to life but not really surprised because so much of it looks freshly restored. The motor is smooth, sounds good and has ample compression. It might grind a bit on a lazy shift and it does have a few weeps and drips after a day’s work but so do a lot of 72 year olds I know.

I fully admit to being a shameless car flipper. As such I have experienced a good percentage of my “bucket list” cars. I can tell you that this car attracts a lot of attention and draws people from walks of life far and away from the average car enthusiast. I have had the privilege of listening to memories of veterans that span the spectrum of emotions evoked by this little Jeep; from saving a life as a getaway vehicle in Korea to saving some sanity as a surfboard hauler in Vietnam. I have watched teenage girls give compelling (and as yet unsuccessful) arguments as to why their parent should buy them this car. One guy offered to store it for me in the foyer of his business. He didn’t want to drive it he just liked looking at it. Everyone loves the GPW.

Now, my bucket floweth over and it is time to move the GPW. This vehicle is located in Rowlett, Texas and is offered as is where is with no warranty implied or otherwise. Texas residents may be subject to sales tax and licensing fees. If the ad is up, it is for sale.”

 
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1943 GPW Waterboro, ME $18,000

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Looks good.

“Have a 1943 ford international army jeep for sale. All original every thing works as it should starts runs and drives. Comes with all ratio equipment and carrying bags. Also has a trailer that will come with it in the sale ..4×4 works shift on the fly high and low..as back in the 40s this rig is a 4 speed manual transmission 1.4it 4 cylinder it’s a small rig will go any where ..just serviced ready to roll..no tire lockers no trades .. Selling for an old friend very rare hard to find..you won’t find one of these in this kind of condition and I know what she is worth thank you..”

https://maine.craigslist.org/cto/6017373488.html

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1944 GPW Paradise Valley, AZ $5990

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/26/2015) “Jeep 1944 willy made by ford
one of a kind
car is in very good shape, engine rebuild.
world war 2
red color
runs great lift it few inches
manual original gear shifting
buick skylart engine v6
new tires
great car
new gas pump, tune up done 2month ago.
new gas filter.
runs great
will trade for convertible.”

https://phoenix.craigslist.org/evl/cto/5979417706.html

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1943 GPW Tulsa, OK **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $12,500

Looks like it has an extra cross member under the grille.

“Selling my 1943 ford gpw ww2 army jeep with bantam 1/4 ton 2 wheel trailer this vehicle is in great condition and in fully drivable condition rebuilt flathead 4 cyl motor and fresh rebuilt starter . This jeep was a forward observer vehicle on the battlefield in ww 2 ”

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1942 GPW Santa Rosa, CA **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $23500.

This is a pretty early GPW, #10584.

“GPW 10584 Matching Frame and Engine.
This is a Special Jeep for a Special Collection. This is the rare model of Ford jeeps which were built on Willys Frames before Ford could Produce its on frames.

Complete Restoration of Entire Jeep. Engine, Transmission, transfer case, differentials etc.

Body is all original with a nice F script on the rear. Much time was taken to preserve as many F bolts as possible and keep the jeep in original condition.

Jeep is in Excellent running condition and is a true museum piece. Looks as if it just rolled off factory lines. Not one to take 4 wheeling.”

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1943 GPW Princeville, HI $14,000

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Those might be some allstate hubs.

“1943 Ford GP Army Jeep, restored. Frame off authentic restoration. Correct title. Excellent condition. Located in Kauai at Princeville.”

http://honolulu.craigslist.org/kau/cto/5876397324.html

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1943 GPW Rosendale, WI $20,250

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Lacks some original parts, but looks solid.

“Up for sale is my 1943 Ford WWII Military Jeep! Looking to sell it to a good home not a muzeum. Would like it to go to a WWII vet, or a Military vet family just to put a smile on there face and make them happy and proud to one of the very few. If it goes to a good home willing to bring down the price (not free) if they are not picking up to sell and make a buck. This is a original hard to find Ford not a MB or Willys.

I have only had if for a few years myself (picked it up from an old time farmer who has since passed) since that time I ran across couple more (42 and another 43 that needs lots of work) so this one needs to go before I can start on them. The farmer says this 1943 GPW is one of the few original matching numbered jeeps left, and the old timer started rebuilding it and then sold to me with bill of sale just before he passed. I have had the engine professionally rebuilt top to bottom and put back in. Runs and drives great. I had put in a new radiator, gas tank,seat cushions Title can be gotten (guaranteed) just being I am not keepingit and let new owner put in his name”

http://appleton.craigslist.org/cto/5878942280.html

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1942 GPW Colorado Springs, CO **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $11,000.

Ex-museum jeep.

“WWII all restored Army Jeep for sale.
-Runs great
-All original
-New top and tires
-It’s been in a military museum for twenty years”

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1942 GPW Santa Rosa, CA **SOLD**

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UPDATE:**SOLD** Was $15,699

(10/23/2016) Looks good. Has been converted to 12 Volt.

“1942 Ford GPW. I have a clear title. New tires, new canvas top and seats. Rebuilt carburetor. 5 combat rims. Original riveted brass data plates – numbers match the frame. This was a running jeep that was cleaned, repaired as necessary, painted, and returned to the original condition when obtained. It has been converted to 12 volts. with an alternator. It is believed that all the parts are original except for the front bumper and horn (try to find a Sparton horn at a decent price!) and of course, the alternator. There are a lot of Ford marked parts – it is assumed that those who did repairs and replacements did not worry about using Ford marked parts in the past.”

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1942 SAS GPW Salt Lake City, UT $23,000

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Loic, is selling his SAS-themed GPW.You can contact him at loic@fieldofarmortanks.com and phone 801-815-0677.

“1942 GPW Ford Jeep
Fully restored in 2010, including a full rebuild of the engine. Engine and frame do not have matching serial#, but engine is Ford as well.

Upgrades to SAS 1942 in North Africa as converted by the British Army
– .50 cal M2AC, functional with 12V battery and propylene/Oxygen tanks included. This upgrade was about $5,000 at cost
– One dual and one single replica (resin with metal insert) Vickers K MG
– RARE Bagnol Compass functional replica, sourced in Australia. Worth over $1,000
– SAS uniform, including Wesley hand fun (not functional) and knife
– various British additions – water bottles, back packs, and a number of other hardware
– 5 water Jerry cans, 8 gas jerry cans, one original German WW 2
– All wheels are “combat wheels”. Extra spare wheel
– Has participated in many 4th of July Parades and shows
VERY IMPORTANT: 12V generator and 12V battery system. The original WW II 6V generator will be provided as well. It is functional, but the 12V system starts the vehicle much easier

Located in suburb SLC Utah, USA
For serious offers only”

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1943 GPW $15,000

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UPDATE: Still Available. I had this listed in Wyoming, but the Alaska plates (last pic) combined with the palm trees (first pic) have me thinking it is elsewhere. Paul, you didn’t tell me there are palm trees in Anchorage!?!?

(07/29/2016) Lots of work done here.

“1943 Ford GPW flat fender, total restoration. New everything, 350 Chevy motor has 100 hours. New wheels, tires, brakes, hubs, and frame. Newly repainted. Rebuilt transmission. Tilt steering, PSC steering box. Sharp looking jeep!”

http://billings.craigslist.org/cto/5814721916.html

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1943 GPW Connersville, IN $14,000

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No combat rims. Looks solid.

“1942 GPW Restored, rebuilt engine, brakes, transmission, transfer case, and new tires. Call to set up a time to view.”

http://indianapolis.craigslist.org/cto/5762271607.html

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