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1946 CJ-2A Wahpeton, MN $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/19/2021) The pics are the best, but no obvious rust.

https://stcloud.craigslist.org/clt/d/campbell-1946-willys-jeep-cj2a/7380225788.html

“1946 Willys Jeep CJ2A: 4X4, Hi/LO Tranny, Fully Restored, New Gas Tank, Fuel Pump, Carb, New Planed Head, Tufted Seats, Roll Bar, Soft Top, Spare Gas Tank and Carrier, Chrome Spokes, Newer Tires, Toll Bar, Original Horn Works! Heater, Radio, Newer Paint, New Battery, Runs like a Kitten, 2nd Owner 53 years, Driven in Many Parades. No Tire Kickers,”

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1947 CJ-2A Placerville, CA $15,900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

No pics provided.

https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/d/placerville-47-willys-jeep/7388334840.html

“LESS THAN 1000 MILES SINCE RESTORATION, BUICK V6, WARN OVERDRIVE, NEW SAGINAW STEERING, NEW POWER BRAKES, NEW SUPENSION.”

 
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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”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Needles, CA $2000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

This CJ-2A is disassembled.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1480137982384524

“Project vehicle completely disassembled. Change of plans. Running and driving when disassembled. Engine, trans, transfer case and differentials still complete”

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1948 CJ-2A El Prado, NM $8999

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Ha a variety of updates. May need more work.

https://santafe.craigslist.org/cto/d/el-prado-1948-willys-jeep-taos/7390128606.html

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“2.4 Ford inline 4
Disc brakes all around
Painless wiring harness
Custom East Coast Gear rear Dana 44
New leafs and shocks and shackles
Have rebuild kits for the T90 and Dana 18 from Novak Conversions

Runs great, I had big plans for this Jeep but like a lot of projects am throwing in the towel to focus on others.
It belonged to the same family here in Taos from new until I bought it a couple summers ago.
Don’t need help selling, text or email please.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Julian, CA $6500

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $6500.

(08/28/2021) Militarized CJ-2A.

https://sandiego.craigslist.org/esd/cto/d/descanso-1946-willys-cj2a/7393569830.html

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“Willys CJ2a military Jeep. Partially rebuilt Go Devil 4134 engine. Has authentic non-directional military tires and split combat rims. MB gauges, frame for top and grab handles. Headlights are recessed into combat grill. Convoy light is mounted on fender. M1 Grand Rifle holder is mounted on the military split window. Pindle trailer hitch. Authentic WWII radio and mounted antenna (with case). Jerry can. Additional engine and electrical work required. Willy’s owners manual included.”

 
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1948? CJ-2A Duncan, OK $3900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

The three data plates suggest the is actually a 1946. The price above may also include the seller’s tractor.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/403428898076946

“1948 Jeep CJ · Convertible · Driven 100,000 miles Want to trade 1948 Willy’s Jeep and an International tractor for a 3/4 ton P.U.needs to have auto trans and a/c”

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1946 CJ-2A St. Genevieve, MO $1800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

No engine.

https://stlouis.craigslist.org/cto/d/sainte-genevieve-willy-jeep/7385065411.html

“1946 Willy Jeep , no motor .Body in good shape.”

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1947 CJ-2A(?) Springfield, MO Estate Sale

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

No pics provided.

https://springfield.craigslist.org/gms/d/springfield-estate-garage-moving-sale/7389459260.html

“I also have a 1947 army jeep which runs good. and jeep parts.”

 
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1948 CJ-2A Sandy, UT $5600

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

This appears to have a newer body kit.

https://saltlakecity.craigslist.org/cto/d/salt-lake-city-1948-jeep-willys/7389200977.html

“Fully restored, excellent condition. On and off road ready. Comes with tow bar, four extra tires/rims, gas can holder/hitch”

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CJ-2A Chassis & CJ-3B Body Rexburg, ID

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3B

Seller has a chassis and a body for sale.

https://eastidaho.craigslist.org/pts/d/rexburg-willys-jeep-cj2a-cj3b-parts/7373981802.html

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“Two items for sale, different prices. Sorry, no part outs. I do not reply to texts or email. Phone calls only, leave a voice message and I’ll call you back. Thanks.

1. 1948 CJ2A rolling chassis: this is the “late” ’48 frame, thicker steel, same frame used for CJ3A and CJ3B. Steers, brakes work, trans and transfer work, radiator, this would make a great chassis to build your old Jeep project on. Front crossmember has been modified, new repro front crossmember included. $950

2. CJ3B: this sale includes the 3B body tub, windshield frame, hood, fenders and grill. Tub is rough with rust, dents bondo, other sheet metal in pretty good shape overall. $750″

 
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1946 CJ-2A Burlington, CT $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Bill spotted this one. It looks like a good price. It’s probably has some body work done near the steps.

https://hartford.craigslist.org/cto/d/burlington-1946-cj2a/7394317032.html

“Runs, steers, shifts, and stops very good. Wheels, body, and frame are solid. Needs very little.New exhaust and brake system.”

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1948 CJ-2A Clatskanie, OR $10,000

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Lots of custom work here.

https://portland.craigslist.org/clk/cto/d/rainier-1948-willys-jeep/7391034797.html

“48 flat fender, 327 small block Chevy, Bronco running gear, 3 speed transmission, high low transfer case, warn manual locking hubs, 5000 lb warn winch. This jeep was built from the frame up. Lots of chrome and diamond plate.”

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1946 CJ-2A North Bend, WA $8500

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Includes a Bobcat fiberglass hood.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/est/cto/d/north-bend-1946-willys-cj2a/7389738747.html

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“Selling my 1946 Willys CJ2A. Runs strong and drives like a Willys Jeep.

Has a 4 cylinder engine, 3 speed manual with Warn overdrive and Warn locking hubs. Like new wheels and tires. The Jeep was purchased in 1948 and been well taken care of since then. Unfortunately no time or space for this super fun, head-turning 4×4. New tabs and clean title in hand.

Serious buyers only! You won’t find another like this one.
$8500 cash”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Ukiah, CA $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Needs some TLC of some kind.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1226159677898375

“This Jeep has been sitting covered for about 7-8 years. Starts right up and drives. Definitely needs some TLC.”

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1946? CJ-2A Redding, CA $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

This is a project.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/612312293267484

“No motor. No rust.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Beatrice, NE $9800

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Bill spotted this VEC.

https://lincoln.craigslist.org/cto/d/beatrice-1946-jeep-willys/7389631729.html

“1946 C-J2 Jeep Willys for sale. 4 cylinder 3 speed. 47000 original miles. All numbers match original. Might need some paint. Runs and drives good. Ready to go. One of a kind! Asking $9800.”

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1947 CJ-2A Montrose, CO $4200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

No pics provided.

https://westslope.craigslist.org/pts/d/montrose-47-jeep-cj2a/7384348046.html

“1947 Jeep CJ2A with VIN plate and clear title. Running motor, Warn front locking hubs, tow bar, and original rims w/ military tread tires. For parts or restore. Selling complete – not parting out. $4,200. “

 
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1946 CJ-2A Prineville, OR $15,000

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UPDATE: Thanks to Claus and his brilliant memory, we have another example of a Capstan winch on the back of a Raymond Concrete Jeep. In this case, I had posted it back in 2010.  Raymond Concrete was formed in 1897, but went bankrupt in 1989.

Here’s the image:

A seller on eBay recently had one of these rear mounted PTO winches for sale. It, too, was from the Raymond Concrete company.

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Originally Posted October 7, 2021: David shared this CJ-2A for sale in Prineville. He asked if I had ever seen a capstan winch mounted on a rear PTO gearbox like this one. I said I hadn’t. Moreover, the special equipment brochure for the capstan only shows it being used on the front (see brochure below). So, does anyone know whether the capstan was marketed for the rear PTO gearbox? Or was this more likely a custom setup?

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Anyway, here’s the jeep in Prineville:

https://bend.craigslist.org/cto/d/powell-butte-1946-original-cj2a-willys/7389633842.html

“Paint original(faded) No rust, No dents, No body repairs. Good top and doors. Runs and drives good. PTO winch, PTO rear capistan(very rare) Tow bar & hubs. All running gear original and operational.”

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1948 CJ-2A Wilmington, VT $5700

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Jim spotted this jeep. It could use some more comprehensive photos, but may be worth a look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1536513523391385

“2 volt Solid Runs good and drives good Roll bar Brakes need work Steering is sloppy No title Awesome little antique 4×4, needs a little love to be roadworthy. Easy project.

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1948 CJ-2A w/Trailer Mohawk, NY $6600

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Price dropped to $6600.

(05/12/2021) This has a 3A windshield and lack bow holders, but the transmission crossmember is that of a 2A model.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/807195646861843

“1948 Jeep Willys – camouflage paint
With Military Trailer.
Many new parts.”
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1945 VEC CJ-2A Napa County, CA **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4800.

The serial number suggests this is a 1945, but it should have full floaters.

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“Back on the “Interwebs” due to Craigslist Flakes! Up for sale “Farm Fresh” Willys CJ2A “Flat Fender” Jeep. This is a very early, rust free, jeep. This is the first civilian production run of the famous CJ Jeep. The Jeep is a very low production number. The Jeep has a Buick V6 Dauntless motor (runs), dual exhaust, dual fuel tanks, headers, neat spare tire carrier, Dualmatic front hubs, Chevy tilt steering wheel. Jeep sold with a T90 transmission, but does not have a transfer case. The transmission and transfer case was pulled by the previous owner. This wouldn’t take much to get back on the trail. I have the original title and every repair receipt that was ever done to this jeep. This rig would be great for a full restoration, a vintage rock crawler, hunting rig, trail jeep, or summer grocery getter.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Morro Bay, CA $3500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

It’s a project.

https://slo.craigslist.org/pts/d/morro-bay-1946-willys-jeep-project/7373048922.html

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“1946 willys. Frame tag in place. Stock running gear. Was a driver about 5 years ago. Gonna need to clean fuel lines and bleed brakes etc.. I cleaned it off, put in battery and it fired up when I drizzled fuel into carb. Oil looks good and coolant in radiator looks good. 12v conversion. Missing driver seat but I think I have one around. In morro bay ca. 93442 if interested email your number..
3500.00 will go up as I work on it..”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Dana Point, CA $7850

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Has a few mods.

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/d/dana-point-1946-willys-cj-a-jeep/7377214568.html

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“1946 Willys CJ 2-A Jeep
Price: $7,850.00

This 1946 Willys Jeep is the perfect weekend warrior, beach cruiser, and head turner. Always a crowd pleaser. There have been many modifications done to this vehicle to preserve the original feel but update for driveablility. Motor, suspension, seats, lighting, and much more. Sold as is.

Current registration is paid until August 2022.

Make: Willys
Model: CJ 2-A
Model Year: 1946
Approximate Mileage: 9,600 (new speedometer, actual mileage unknown)
Interior Color: Tan
Exterior Color: Brown
Engine Description: V-6 Buick
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Transmission: 3 Speed Manual
Drive Train Type: 4×4
Seating Capacity: 2
Seat Type: Bucket

Leave a phone message if interested.
Cash buyers only.
Serious inquiries only”

 
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1948 CJ-2A Cave Creek, AZ **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

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

Appears fairly stock.

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“For Sale: 1948 Willy Jeep CJ2A. Great shape jeep starts and runs good, 6-volt, lots of new parts including wire harness, steering wheel, wheels, fuel tank, fuel lines, and more. Very original and in great shape for being 73 years old. You can call, email or text me if you have questions or want to see it. I am selling because I want to get a CJ5. Will consider trades for older Jeep. Odometer reads 14,527 TMU”