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1942 GPW Los Osos, CA $2000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB) • TAGS: .

This has some rare Desert Dog PCV tires (in poor shape). The GPW script body appears to be sitting on a CJ chassis, based on the location of the rear shock frame mounts.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3181197652168945

“1942 Ford Gpw script jeep. Comes with Ford v8 and Bill of sale.. has transfercase and adapter to auto trans.. $2000.00 in Los osos”

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1942 GPW Black Diamond, WA **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB) • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Status Unknown. Was $13,500.

(02/17/2022) Has a Bobcat hood and stainless windshield.

“Selling my 1942 GPW. Has a ford 302 in it with a Saginaw 4 speed and an overdrive. Just put new seat in. Runs really well. Has fiberglass bob cat hood, stainless Jewels windshield frame, brand new BFG KM3 33/12.5r15 tires, and a K Line soft top. Price is negotiable asking $13,500.”

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1942 GPW Phoenix, AZ $14,900

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

This has some missing gauges and some non-stock parts.

https://phoenix.craigslist.org/nph/cto/d/mayer-1942-jeep-willys/7455091570.html

“1942 original Jeep Willys was in the second war first prototype for the Air Force. The engine was rebuilding.”

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1943 GPW Milpitas, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB) • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $6500.

This has some old school updates. Some, like the tail lights, doors, and fender flares, are similar to some of the Fresno jeep mods.

“I have a 1943 Ford GPW for sale. It has the original gpw chassis and tub but the grill and hood are from a cj3a. The seats are from a Chevrolet car and sit on custom fabricated frames. The gas tank has been moved to the back to sit under the tub. It comes with a Chevy 152 engine which has 90hp and 152 lb ft of torque. Nice little 4 cyclinder engine, starts up first crank and runs smooth. The transmission is a T90 and needs to be rebuilt. Right now the third gear synchro is broken and second gear grinds. It come with a really nice roll cage, set of doors that lock, and a rear seat. The price is $6500 OBO. I paid $7500 for it, and was hoping to throw a new tranny in her and have some fun. But I’ve been busy and just don’t have time to work on it.”

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1945 GPW Charlottesville, IN $14,900

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

Mark spotted this GPW with an updated engine (chevy??).

https://indianapolis.craigslist.org/cto/d/charlottesville-jeep-willys-ford-gpw/7457472700.html

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“945 Ford GPW WWII Jeep unrestored in very good shape. Frame and body in good condition. Starts and runs great. This jeep can be driven as is or would be a good restoration project. I just drove it around town and to Home Depot for fun. The jeep spent most of it’s life in California before I had it shipped to Indiana. Recent carburetor rebuild, tune-up, new locking front hubs, radiator flush, oil change and misc. maintenance done. Prior owner swapped out the original 4 cylinder engine with one with more HP. Jeep has a top speed of 55mph vs 40-45mph. Clean Indiana title.”

 
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1943 GPW Body & Parts Mt. Vernon, MO $1200

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

The chassis is not included.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/472121801236425

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“May 7 1943 ford gpw. Chasis and data plates match. Sitting on a cj2a chasis(not included). F script seats, front and rear axles are stored inside with seats, and fenders. Steering column is f script. Has a home made fuel tank same shape as original just square on the edges. No title, engine or transmission. Hood has original surplus paint numbers under hood. Needs new floors and would make a great restoration project.”

 
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1942 GPW Sylva, NC $2000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

This might be worth a look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/498109941678953

“1942 Ford/Willys Jeep. Tub is a ford script. Not sure if the top was homemade or factory. Has a split front windsheild. Parts only, no motor. parts shown in picture come with it. No title, bill of sale only. Pickup only.”

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Year? GPW? Spokane, WA $10,000 (or more)

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

This is part of an estate sale. It is listed as a 1946, but it looks to be a GPW based on the tool box lids and front crossmember.

https://spokane.craigslist.org/cto/d/spokane-willys-1946-wwii-style-jeep/7451089265.html and https://spokane.craigslist.org/gms/d/spokane-absolute-estate-sale-march-5th/7452184801.html

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“WWII Style 1946 Willys Jeep

Can be viewed at an estate sale being held in the Spokane Valley on March 4th and March 5th, from 9 am to 3 pm. Address will be announced closer to the sale.

We will be taking offers on this gem – highest offer over $10,000 by the end of the sale will be the proud new owner!

Questions, please call or text only.

Clean – 4 x 4 – runs and drives great
Fully refurbished with lots of tasteful military grade and modernization extras
Includes: 12V system upgrade, electrical system all fully functional, second under seat tank, military night running lights, special horns, extra Jerry cans and hangers, auxiliary plug ins, back seat.
New battery, newly rebuilt carb., new points and plugs, rebuilt master brake cylinder.
Includes a host of extras – 10 boxes of misc parts and accompaniment items including a full set of military grade manuals, 50 caliber gun stand, canvas top in original OD (old) and newer black material, back seat heater, new oil filter unit, and other key spare parts.
Designed for practical use and fun. Carefully refurbished and upgraded and garage kept for years.”

 
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1943 GPW Tyngsboro, MA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $5500.

Parts or project jeep.

“WWII 1943 Ford GPW, Serial # 108332. Comes with a CJ2A engine (condition unknown, not pictured)), Ford GPW transmission and transfer case (not pictured), 3 combat rims. Lots of F parts. This is a restoration project. A square hole was cut out of the hood, I have two sheet metal pieces to weld in….other than that, the hood is really nice. Ford GWP’s and WWII Jeeps in general are becoming harder to find $5500 or OBO”

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1942 GPW? Rigby, ID $2000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/31/2021) This is in rough shape.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/672989090336890

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“1942 ford GPW. WWII era jeep built by ford for the war effort on the bantam/willy’s design. ( not a bronco obviously) The dash tags are sadly missing. This project needs a new home, original transmission, transfercase, axles and drive lines and rims. The tub and fenders are original, the floor was replaced as well as the seats. (Not original) There was a Chevy 283 put into it that changed the original steering and motor mounts. The firewall was notched back to make room for the V8. Not selling with a motor. The engine bay is currently empty. I was hoping to get a four cylinder back into it. The V8 was too heavy for the suspension. The patina is from the original owner having it stripped of paint. So it is RUST in color. I had it running and driving, lights and brakes are good. The tires are cracking and the motor was pulled. Too many projects and not enough time.”

 
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Year? Flattie Sun Valley, NV $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, GPW (Ford MB)

This may have a GPW chassis, but the body is CJ.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1161078601092535

“It need a charging system Old 6 volt or new 12 volt”

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2 1942 GPWs Kahului, HI $13,000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

Not sure what the shipping would cost, but at least one of these drives.

https://honolulu.craigslist.org/mau/cto/d/kahului-1942-willys-jeeps/7437927561.html

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“Two 1942 Willys Gpw Jeeps for the
Price Of One!!
One legal and runs great!
Other can be used for parts or also registered and restored!
Will consider selling separately..
Serious Inquiries only…
$13,000.00 for both or best offer”

 
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1942 GPW JeepRod Suffield, CT $11,900

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), Jeep Rods • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(02/16/2019) This looks like one of the better Jeep Rod projects.

https://hartford.craigslist.org/cto/d/suffield-jeep/7437199494.html

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“VERY COOL
ONE OF A KIND
WW II ROADSTER
This is a well designed “FUN CAR”
REAL STEEL 1940’S BODY

The engine is a 355 ci Chevy. It has a 327 block and 305 heads. Custom frame with ’32 Ford front spring set up and a model A rear spring with a 9″ Ford rear. The trans is a 200r4.
DRIVES LIKE A GO CART
HANDLES LIKE A RACE CAR
MORE FUN TO DRIVE THAN ANYTHING YOU HAVE TAKEN TO A SHOW OR CRUISE NIGHT
Is it perfect…no it is not, BUT is it fun to drive…
YOU bet it is
I would consider the car unfinished as the emergency brake has not been hooked up”

 

 
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1942 GPW Coxs Creek, KY No Price

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

Tom shared this find.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/295101579345013

“Selling a 1942 Ford Jeep a good fixer upper will make a good project for someone they are rare”

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1942 GPW Live Oak, CA $6700

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

The body has seen some work.

https://yubasutter.craigslist.org/cto/d/live-oak-ford-gpw/7432890763.html

“1942 GPW. Runs good I’ve been owner for the last 20 years. Call or text for questions or information.”

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1942 GPW Olympia, WA $2500

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

Looks like there’s some value here.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/oly/pts/d/olympia-1942-ford-gpw-willys-jeep/7427165430.html

“1942 GPW frame March of 1942, GPW79xx,Tub. Front fenders, winshild, fuel tank, driver seat, passenger seat. Two Combat rims, Body repair parts. GPW H marked T84 transmission, and transfer box, Some small parts. No Title, Bill of sale! Offers,Trades”

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Year? CJ-2A/GPW Sikeston, MO **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3750.

This is a mix of parts.

“For sale is a Willys cj2a with a Ford Gpw tub and fenders. The rest of the jeep is a cj2a. The engine number is j145205. This jeep does not have a title and is sold as parts. The windshield is in rough condition. The tub does have rust through in the gas tank well, rear floor, hat channels and other places. The engine currently is stuck. The frame looks very good. The tires are not useable. No seats or fuel tank. The footrest, side handles, corner handles, door strap bolts, and fenders are F marked.”

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1945 GPW Rancho Cordova, CA $16,200

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB) • TAGS: , .

This built GPW has the flat fender aftermarket-angled dash.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/941214969791399/

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“1945 Ford GPW/ Willys Jeep – This Jeep was part of the family since 1969 and was rebuilt several times over the years. The vehicle was garage kept all this time. I bought it in the month of June 2021 as a project car and got to know the vehicle really quickly. Here are the details of the vehicle: 1945 body 1952 frame (more heavy duty than the 1945 frame) Chevy 350 V8 (out of ’72 Camaro) only a few thousand miles on it since rebuild Edelbrock carb Edelbrock intake manifold HEI distributor Custom headers B and M hydromatic 4 speed transmission (slant pan), automatic that can shift like a stick but with no clutch Chevy power steering Dana 27 front end w/ Detroit locker and 5:38’s Dana 40 rear end w/ Detroit locker and 5:38’s Stewart Warner gauges 33″ BFG KM2 on Pro Comp street lock rims”

 
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1941? MB? Yucca Valley, CA $8000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB

UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/23/2201) It’s not all all original.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/163476832408275

“All original, been sitting for years . Needs TLC”
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1944 GPW Montesano, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3000.

“1944 GPW Jeep With No Body. Has Rolling Frame, Fenders, Grill Hood. T-84 Transmission ,Bell, Transfercase E Brake. L134 Motor ( 641087) made between 45-46, Wheels are 16″, Many Extra. Currently has new shocks,etc. Frame sandblasted and painted professionally, Will not fine a better frame to finish build. Asking $3000.00. No Title, will do bill of sell. Selling because I have newer interests.”

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GPW Tub South Carolina $1000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

Includes a hardtop (Koenig?).

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/595815101457530

“Early Ford GPW Army Jeep tub. Tub is very nice for what it is. Has some rust in the tool pockets, and will need floorboard work. Top and doors from an Early CJ. Had plans to build a hotrod Jeep with it but have other plans now. $1000 for everything.”

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1945 GPW Tub Rosco, NY $300

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

Maybe someone can save this?

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2678172282476710

“1945 gpw tub. Message me for details,make a offer pick up only, located in rockland county NY”

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1942 MB/GPW Madras, OR $8500

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB

Custom built rig.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1020775718698785

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“Frame is 1942 MB Tub is a 42 GPW Running Gear Ford 2.3 turbo SVO motor, LA2 conversion, smaller turbo that starts to build boost around 1800 rpm T90C transmission (higher 3.34:1 first gear) Dana 20 Twin Stick w/ Terralow 3.15’s Currie Dana 44 front axle with Detroit locker w/disk brakes 4.56 gears Dana 44 full float rear with Detroit locker 4.56 gears Holbrook specialties long leaf springs front/rear for extra articulation Aluminum radiator Corbeau Seats Iditit steering column an custom leather wheel Wilwood master cylinder / brake upgrade Tom Woods Front/Rear Driveshafts”

 

 
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1942 GPW Sunnyside, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3500.

‘Could be worth a look. Has some CJ parts, too.

“1942 Ford flat fender 4.3 L V6 fuel injected Runs and drives good  automatic Newer Rancho Springs Has arctic top to go with it”

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1947 CJ-2A/GPW Prague, NE $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, GPW (Ford MB)

This has a GPW body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1221950851578913

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“1947 Willys CJ2. I got this 5 years ago and haven’t done much to it. It has a rebuilt carb, new gas lines, new gas tank, tires are a two years old and has a lot of life left, new ignition, added a overfill tank for the radiator, and redone the wiring. All lights work( headlights, tail lights and brake lights). Seat were done before I got it. Rhino lined the floor. Nothing special about the paint. We got it for my youngest son to do car shows. Never been trailered aways drove it to the shows with no problem. 100+ round trip miles. No longer interested in shows and hate to see it just sit. Use it now once a week to go fishing. Comes with a lot of parts don’t know much about them got them when I got the jeep. Title is clean and clear”