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Year? CJ-2A? Colfax, CA **Status Unknown**


UPDATE: Status Unknown. Was $2900.

This includes a plow, a Sears(Meyers) half cab, Warn hubs, and a bed extender. Hopefully, it isn’t too rusty.

“1942 Willys Jeep, small block chevy engine V8, automatic transmission, hardtop with doors, rare factory rear P.T.O. doesn’t run, needs restoring, automatic transmission, original paint, no rust, project jeep. ”

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1949? Custom Jeep SC $2000


This custom project looks like a fair price.


“49 willys rock crawler project needs motor runs but has knock no title off-road use only. I was going to put a k5 drivetrain in it but I’ve lost interest”

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1948 CJ-2A Apex, NC $10,500


Refurbed, but not restored. Body is patched and the front frame rails angle down from their normal position.


“1948 Willys Jeep CJ 2A restored, 4 wheel drive, great condition.”

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1946 CJ-2A Russell Springs, KY $8000


Doesn’t run. Something bent the transmission crossmember; that needs a closer look.


“Local Jeep been in family possession for 40 plus years, used on a farm stored in a barn, family has decided to sell , Jeep seems to be in great shape for its age , don’t really know much other than what the family has told me ask any questions you want I’ll try to get them answers, looking to get best price for the family , motor is not stuck , no battery and fuel tank is not functional”

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1976 Stainless Flattie Jacobsburg, OH $18,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A, stainless/jewels

This has been available for a while, but it’s the first time it has popped up on my searches.


“1976 Jeep, Stainless steel, Straight 6, 3 speed manual”

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1946 CJ-2A Owensboro, KY $2000


Not sure3 how much value is here.


“1946 Willy’s jeep… rebuildable restore. just needs the work! engine is disassembled, block is free… and have all parts for engine.”

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1946 CJ-2A Carlisle, PA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $15,000.

Bill is selling his beautiful 1947 CJ-2A. We met with Bill back in 2018 and I saw this jeep in person at that time.

“For sale-1946 Willys CJ2A-total restoration completed in 2013 to include new body tub, wiring harness, brakes, tires, steering, rebuilt trans. and transfer case with new overdrive unit. Engine rebuilt (engine is a 1948) new gas tank and fuel lines, 3500 miles since complete restoration. A few oil drips but in beautiful and perfect running condition. 46 engine and several boxes of spare parts included.”


This 2018 photo shows me (left) and Bill (right) with the same CJ-2A.

Here are the photos Bill sent:





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1946 CJ-2A Thompson, PA $10,000


UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/20/2021) Seems worth a look.


“Great CJ with completely rebuilt drive train, engine, trans, transfer case, etc. Fun vehicle to just hop in and take for a ride. Comes with clear PA title and a lot of extra parts, some new and some used. Has 3 speed trans with hi and low 4 wd with overdrive, five new tires, new brakes, shocks, all brake lines, cylinders, etc. were installed. Comes with newer soft top, rear seat. Not perfect but I would drive it almost anywhere”

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1947 CJ-2A & Trailer Cumberland, VA $4100


Price is for both. The seller will separate.



“Selling a Willy’s keep and trailer. $4100 for both or $2300 for just the jeep and $2300 for the trailer 2 6000lb axles newish tires. 20000lb Hudson frame Decking 2 years old treated. 16 ft, 7 conductor connector, electric brakes Willys 1947 cj2a 146 flathead original motor ran fine when parked. Have all the parts. $2300. Transmission is disassembled. Lots of extra parts. I’m selling for father in law feel free to ask any questions.”

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1948? CJ-2A? Rapid City, SD $6000


Listed as a 1948 CJ-2A, the body looks to be CJ-3A. The front frame rails lack the gussets. Might be a good price.


“1948 Willys CJ2A, 6 volt, start easy and runs great, drives, 4×4 HI & Lo work, all 3 gears & rev work, almost all OEM motor, Need to see, hear, and drive to appreciate, Nice little toy, clear title in hand.”

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1946 CJ-2A Media, PA $10,500


UPDATE: Price dropped to $10,500.

This custom build may have an aftermarket body.


“This 1946 willys cj2a jeep is in very good condition. The jeep runs is a real eye catcher. I bought it in great shape & added a lot more of new parts to it.”

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1948 CJ-2A Rapid City, SD $8000


The price has dropped on this 2A. At first, I thought the battery was located in the case attached to the PTO bar (looks similar to a plastic battery enclosure).


“I have a 1948 Willys jeep for sale. It runs and it drives. I have a clean title in hand. …. It is a four wheel drive Willys with a manual transmission. The motor was rebuilt in 2007 it has only had 2000 miles put on it from 2007-2015 then it sat in a garage for years after that. I still keep it in a garage!!! It’s a very good running Willys turn key runs and drives.”

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1946 VEC CJ-2A Albuquerque, NM $6000


UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/19/2021) It runs.


“I have a 1946 vec has original running engine and drive train this jeep did not come with solid rims from the factory so the rims it has are original all gauges work rear main seal on engine is leaking will need to be replaced original sparton horn that works i have a 3a passenger seat u can trade for a 2a seat clean title asking $6000 firm located in New Mexico will ship at buyers expense pm me if interested jeep has original frame tag that matches title”

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2 CJ-3A? Bodies, 3 Frames Casper, WY $600

• CATEGORIES: Body Parts, CJ-2A, CJ-3A, Parts

It appears to be $600 for all. The white body looks to be a 3A. I can’t tell what the bottom body is. At least one frame is a 2A.


“Two jeep tubs and 3 frames. No titles. Year unknown.”

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1947 CJ-2A Aurora, CO $15,000


This may need the master cylinder fixed or replaced.


“15,000 obo. 1947 Willys CJ2A project with GM drive train. Dana 44 front, GM 12 bolt truck, 350, turbo 350 trans, New wiring, fuel systems, full roll cage, fuel cell, 4 point harness, never used winch, 38×12.5×20 wheels. NO Joy Rides, breaks need work. Runs and drives but breaks need require pumping at start”

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1948 CJ-2A “Lefty” Adams, NE $12,500


The body should be examined closely, as there are some repairs and some rust. This has some updates/mods.


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“1948 Willys Jeep CJ2A $12500 Mileage: Unknown/Exempt Inline 4 cylinder Does have the CJ3A fold down windshield Converted to 12 volts Left rear panel was repaired at one time and body filler is starting to chip. Front passenger floor pan is getting thin but could be easily overlaid. Solid running piece of history with many years of fun left Spent the last 8 years rebuilding it myself. Road legal and ready for summer cruising. Does have a clean title Recent new parts: -Suspension fully replaced (springs, shocks, bushings, pivots) -Gas tank and sending unit -Carburetor -Water Pump -Plugs/wires/cap -Master battery disconnect switch -Passenger under seat storage compartment -Front and back seats with custom mounts and fender modification for added leg room -Jensen heavy duty weather proof am/fm radio -Tach/odometer -Volt meter -Hood blocks -Fender flares -Brakes -Lights -Mirror -Starter Rebuilt”

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1947 CJ-2A Ault, CO $10,000


This is a project. Given the bumper damage, this hit something pretty hard. The top is a curiosity. I wish we could see more of it.


“This 1947 Jeep Willys needs work but it comes with all the parts to fix it up. It has two gas tanks and a roll cage inside not original engine, bigger engine was put in to go on highway. If you have any other questions fill free to”

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1947 CJ-2A Omaha, NE $2200


UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/19/2021) Not sure how much value is here.


“1947 Willie’s roller frame. Title in hand. 305 motor and transmission pos s-10 rearend.”

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Year? CJ-2A Medford, OR $7500


The windshield has been increased in height and customized to accommodate a much taller windshield glass.


“Jeep CJ – 2A Buick V-6 Automatic Well built Has 3 tops. $7500 obo Possible trade for Corvette or I/O lake boat”

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1947 CJ-2A Pierce, ID $6000


Appears worth a look.





“Nice older restoration of three speed CJ2A, 134L head, 4 cylinder with Warn winch. Stock engine, transmission and differential. Converted to 12 volt alternator. Runs well. Sounds like the old military WW2 movies. Wiper motor doesn’t work. Recovered original seats. Manual hubs. No top. Roll bar. Mileage exceeds odometer maximum. Currently located near Pierce, Idaho.”

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1947 CJ-2A Rancho Cucamonga, CA $3500


UPDATE: The year has been updated to 1947. Price dropped to $3500.

(11/14/2021) The bumper gussets aren’t quite all-original.


“1947 CJ2A Jeep. All original and complete including motor and drivetrain. Some repairable rust in tool box only.”

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1946 CJ-2A Sagle, ID $5000


UPDATE: Still Available.

(08/04/2021) It’s powered by an F-head.


“46 Willys, new wheels/tires, running gear rebuilt, 11” brakes, spare “F” head long block motor”


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1946 CJ-2A Carson City, NV **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $9000.

(11/14/2021) Interesting windshield mod. It almost looks backward.

“Runs fine. Stock. No rust.”

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1948 CJ-2A Redding, CA $7250


UPDATE: Price dropped to $7250.

(11/05/2021) Has a custom windshield and a PTO winch.


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“tarts and runs
Original 4 cyl motor
3 speed manual transmission
Odometer says 18k, but does not work.
Speedo and other gauges work.

Used for numerous years during hunting season and stored, covered, and maintained when not in use.

Newer exterior paint
Rhino lined interior
Reinforced Steps/Body
Electrical fuel pump
No dents
Winch and tow bar”

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1948 CJ-2A Gig Harbor, WA $8000


Has some updates. One of the windshields is shattered.


“Title in hand. Original data plates still on the tub. New almost everything. Brakes and brake system and hardlines Exhaust Cooling system Charging system All brand new wiring from willys New floor pan Odd fire v6 Runs and drives 4wd”

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