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Years? CJ-3A and MB Tub on Chassis Santa Cruz, CA Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, MB

The white jeep is a 3A. The green jeep has an MB tub.

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/scz/cto/d/santa-cruz-willys-jeeps/7484631248.html

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“I have two Willy’s jeeps for sale. One is complete, and ran 5 years ago and the other is a parts Jeep with no motor or transmission. There are extra hoods and radiators. And fenders. I have the pinkslip for the more complete one pictured. They are 1947s the tub on the green one is pretty cool as there is no tailgate. It’s one solid wrap around piece.

Make an offer. I would prefer to sell both at once”

 
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1950 CJ-3A Crawler Red Bluff, CA $2000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Maybe someone can use this rig or parts.

https://redding.craigslist.org/for/d/red-bluff-1950-willys-jeep-cj3a-spyder/7486221238.html

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“Green/black, Chevy 305 V8, HD Sm 465 4 speed w/205 t-case, ps, 38.5 TSL SXs on 15×12 Eaton Beadlocks, Wrangler spring over suspension with Rancho shocks, Dana 44 frt & full floating 14 bolt rear, boxed frame, full roll cage, Equis gauges, Milemarker hubs, Flowmasters, stringer front, original sheel metal on this radical trail rig.

Disclaimer: Jeep does not currently run. Last run about 2 years ago. Needs work. Paid 9K in 2004. This will be a fun project for someone that wants to restore it. It is a LOT of fun driving this thing. I call it the “Rock Climber”. Certificate of Title available.”

 
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1951 CJ-3A Carson City, NV $6000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

UPDATE: Still Available? It’s the first time I’ve seen the ad.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/337891248248068

“Moving and will take any good offer! Selling for my mother in law. Come take a look today”

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1955? CJ-3A? Bloomfield, CT $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

This looks solid, though has updates. It’s likely got a replacement body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3150616158492322

“Beautiful 1955 Jeep Willys frame off restoration, only 753 miles since it was restored. Has a Buick V6, 3 speed manual,everything is new. Warn winch. This is a show vehicle. Price is firm. Might consider trade offers, no junk please. Serious inquiries only!”

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1950 CJ-3A Ashley Falls, MA $13,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(04/13/2022) This has a new tub and looks in great shape.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/991856358130371

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“1950 CJ3A Clean clear Title in my name. Tons of new parts. Partially restored by previous owner. Runs Drives shifts stops as it should. This isn’t mint by any means it’s rattle can painted it has dings & scratches it’s not showroom but could easily be with some love. There’s no rust and it has an actual title! It will need a wiring harness and gages/lights/whipers but it was driven around locally last summer! Considering thinning the heard. Price out what a new tub cost alone! If you want to ask a million questions come take a look and take it for a spin. It’s a 72 year old Jeep!

New Tub, New Seats/brackets/foam/covers, New gas tank, New exhaust, New water pump, New hoses, New gaskets here and there, New Spark plugs/wires, New brakes, F+R New Springs/Shocks/Shackles (5), New tires, New body mounts, New battery bracket, 12v converted.”

 
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1950 CJ-3A Carson City, NV $9500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

It’s been refurbed, but it is stuck in neutral for some reason. It sounds like more work on other items may be necessary.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/719549199216771

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“1950 Willy’s Jeep CJ3A Recently finished project Runs great but it is stuck in neutral Comes with Doors, Bimini top, & Original Hood (see in pictures) New as of December 2021: –Starter –Battery –Spark Plugs –Alternator –Front & Rear Lights –Wiring Kit –Gauges –Steering Wheel –Steering Stabilizer –Reupholstered Seats –Powder Coated Roll Cage –Paint Exterior & Interior (Raptor Bed Liner for all interior) Rebuilt as of December 2021: –Distributor –Brake Assembly Needs Work: –Front Bumper hasn’t been painted yet due to bend in the bumper –Gas gauge wiring needs to be checked –Transmission is stuck in neutral. May need a rebuild OR $50 worth of bearings”

 
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1945? Rock Crawler Firestone, CO $26,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Amy asked me to post this highly modified crawler. I’m not sure there is anything dating to 1945 on this one! More pictures and videos can be found here – https://www.dropbox.com/sh/m9dvay032hdqk0u/AAA1fK-i6DvyuOK8Yq5YkFD2a?dl=0

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/408913523969901/

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“1945 Jeep Willys 2a Rock Buggy. Lot’s of upgrades and very capable. South Dakota Title in Hand TJ Steering Column TJ Brake Booster / Master Cylinder 1987 HO 302 Ford – C6 Auto Trans Fi Teck Fuel Injection Atlas TCase 4.3 Ratio PSC Hydraulic Assist Steering D44 Front Axel with RCV M300 Axel Shafts (Both from a 1978 Ford Truck) D60 Rear with Yukon Axel Shafts Both Axels have 4.11 ring and pinion with Yukon Grizzly Lockers Sound Bar Rugged Radio CB Radio 40in Trepador Competition “Sticky Compound” Tires Dirty Life Beadlock Wheels King 2.0 Shocks with Eibach Springs 19 Gallon Fuel Cell Sidewinder Shifter Aluminum Radiator with SPAL Fan

 
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1949 CJ-3A Mandan, ND $13,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

This appears to have some diamond plate patches on the front floors.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/306466898229693

“Original engine, Original body, after market bucket seats, New paint , been restored in running condition”

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1949 CJ-3A Norris, MT $8500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Has a v-8.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1132166580959649

“1949 Willys restored runs great does not have the original motor and will go 70 miles an hour down the road new tires fully restored I have the original motor that goes with it 8500”

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Year? MB? Salome, AZ $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A

Listed as a 1943, I don’t see anything thing here that is 1943ish. This jeep appears to have an M-38A1 or early CJ-5 frame, given the front springs have reversed shackles. The grille is likely a repro grill in the M-38 style.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/4958079444299381

“1943 Willys military jeep Custom · Driven NaN miles Stroker small block chevy, 5 sets off road tires,3 transmissions, 2 transfer cases, aluminum bow tie heads, tunnel ram,heads,valves, rods,hard top with hard doors, clutches,pressure plates,bell housings 2 much 2 list all spare parts included! Over 20 grand in parts alone! Serious inquiries only please! Very nice toy!!”

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Year? CJ-3A Farmington, CA $1500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

This might have a gov plate on the dash, but I can’t tell for sure. Unclear why the sis listed as a 1955.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1003038487316790

“1955 jeep Willys no motor”

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1949 CJ-2A? w/M-38 Body Spencer, TN $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A, M-38

UPDATE: Price now $10,000. It’s titled as a CJ-2A.

(06/21/2018) The front floors have been patched.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3098347860482099

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1949 titled M38 /CJ2A Titled a CJ2A, but is a 1950- 1952 M38. Original motor, driveline, runs as should, less then 10k miles. No knocks, pings…. Is 12 VDC.

Added: Alum radiator, grill guard, high torque starter, water pump, alternator, and bracket, brakes and brake cyl all 4, aahuga horn, tach, turn signals, tractor seats, 11 gallon fuel cell in back. 265/75R15 digger tires, wiring harness, tow bar, Best Top soft top, ammo can arm rest tool box, seat belts, armor coated inside floor, new floor pans, 1/8″ steel tread plate sides, electric wipers, LED lights, and fire extinguisher. I have new leaf springs and fully tested head, head bolts and gasket kit that goes with it.

This Willys was completely rebuilt by Korean War vet, I bought from family estate in 2014. I do not use it anymore, I have 2 more jeeps and 4×4 truck. Great for hunting, playing in mud, parades, etc. Don’t low ball me I don’t need to sell, just want to find good new home for it.

 
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1953 CJ-3A? Anacortes, WA $5000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: , .

The seller’s reference to the Bobcat of the 1950s is incorrect. This is the “bobcat” jeep from the 1950s. The Bobcat body wasn’t developed until 1969.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3493101964147415

“1953 Jeep willys bobcat the body is all fiberglass it was a proto type for throwing out of planes but never were produced. This has a ford 302 v8 that runs strong it needs work here and there but nothing major. Im putting a new clutch and brake master cylinder on tommorow. I have title in hand and it has collector plates hollar if you have any questions.”

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1950 CJ-3A Logan, UT $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

A solid looking flattie with some mods that is worth a look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/688191205567313

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“Hi everyone. This is My 1950 Jeep CJ3A. I’m heading to college this fall and will have nowhere to put this. Message me if you have any interest! I’m not available to show until next Saturday. I will get more photos tomorrow afternoon when I pull it out. I’m located in Logan Utah. Clean title. 4.5k obo

Info: 350 small block T-10 Transmission Twin stick Transfer Case Dana 44 short track axles 5:38 Gears Front and rear lockers 35in tires Rancho adjustable air shocks Fuel Cell Roll cage Pros: Recently rewired with lots of extra circuits for customization Rzr Seats recently installed Cons: Tub is a bit rough Has a backfire due to an exhaust leak”

 
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1950 CJ-3A Spirit Lake, ID $4000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

The tub is supposed to be rough, but we’ve seen worse.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/669879074314240

“Project I’ve lost interest in. Too much to list, starts and runs, I have everything for it I drove it home when I bought it. Tub is in rough shape but the rest is good. I have the original title for it from Hayden. Lots to tell please contact for more info!!! The Jeep is apart at the moment. But easy to put back together”

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1949? CJ-3A? Athens, GA $3500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: , .

This is an odd build. The seller also has a 1979 CJ-5 for sale.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/435403091439151/

“Old Jeeps; 1949 Willy’s rat rod, with Chevy 350, powerglide, convertible hardtop with 8lug full width axles. 1979 Jeep CJ 5 with 304 V8 manual trans, needs full restoration. $3500 ea. as-is. FIRM. If you buy both as-is non-running $5k firm. If you want me to make them run to drive onto your trailer it will be $6k FIRM for the pair.”

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1950 CJ-3A Yakima, WA $7000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/10/2021) This project needs completion. It has a Bobcat Fiberglass hood.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1283237282124045

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“Whats been finished.
Engine conversion to 1989 TBI 350.
New leaf springs. New shocks.
New power steering. New brakes
New Painless performance wiring harness.

Continue reading

 
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1950 CJ-3A Rathdrum, ID $4000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

Engine runs.

https://spokane.craigslist.org/for/d/rathdrum-1950-cj3a/7477538326.html

“Project I’ve lost internet in. Too much to list, starts and runs. I have everything for it I drove it home when I bought it. Tub is in rough shape but the rest is good. I have the 1959 title for it from Hayden.”

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1949 CJ-3A Leavenworth, WA $2100

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(04/15/2022) Looks like a good project.

https://wenatchee.craigslist.org/cto/d/leavenworth-1949-willys-cj3a-jeep/7467068359.html

“1949 Willys CJ-3A Jeep.
E/W monster pto winch..
Po had a Buick v6 engine in it and cut a little of the firewall to accommodate it.
Body and floor metal in good condition except for rusted in normal areas that all.old jeeps were prone to do.”

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1949 CJ-3A Cypress, TX $14,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

A Warn OD is included, but it is non functional.

https://houston.craigslist.org/cto/d/cypress-1949-willys-jeep-cj-3a/7469260939.html

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“1949 Willys CJ-3A. In good running order. Only thing that does not work is the waren overdrive unit. Has mid 70’s 2.3L Ford engine. Rebuilt transmission. Replaced last 4 years, all brake components, all clutch components, carburetor, timing belt. Top is older but had stitches redone. Have extra transmission and transfercase.”

 
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1952 CJ-3A/M-38? Sandy Valley, NV $12,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, M-38

No pics provided.

https://lasvegas.craigslist.org/cto/d/tecopa-1952-willys/7467896221.html

“1952 willys jeep
flathead 4 engine many extra’s parts available
parts catalogs/mechanic’s manuals
3 speed trans/high-low range/2and 4 wheel drive
12000. or best offer
my health is bad and can’t use it”

 
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1950 CJ-3A San Bernardino, CA For Trade

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

Anyone recognize the transfercase on this rig? It appears that the pic at the very bottom was taken before the jeep was painted gray? This may have a Bobcat hood.

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/d/san-bernardino-1950-jeep-willys-327/7464681233.html

“1950 jeep willy
327 hipo, headers, super low gears to much to list. Fun little city jeep.
Fast, light. Will trade for something cool, classics, rat rod, hot rod, Lincoln continental, I can also add a little cash on top of trade.
Pink slip in hand clean title.
Jeep is plasti dipped marine brown.
Rims are plastidip black.
Jeep is painted grey.
Forgot it does have a fiberglass hood.
323-nine722169.
No I don’t need help to sell .
No scammers…don’t have time for ya!
Bolt on mufflers but I perfer straight pipe.”

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1944? MB/CJ Santa Margarita, CA $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A, MB

Listed as a 1944, it might be a CJ body on an MB chassis, but hard to tell from these pics.

https://slo.craigslist.org/grd/d/creston-1944-willys-jeep-4×4/7472609565.html

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“1944 Willys Jeep 4×4
Willys 4 Cylinder Engine
Runs great
Fun Farm Vehicle
Manual Transmission
Removable Windshield included”

 
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1952 CJ-3 Beaumont, CA $2000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, CJ-7

It looks like the body may have been stretched some (to fit the CJ-7 frame) and the gas-inlet hole covered over.

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/d/beaumont-52-willys/7469207062.html

“52 willys project. Clean title. 87 cj7 frame. 360 engine. In pieces ran when parked.”

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1955? Flattie Broad Brook, CT **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, CJ-3B, CJ5

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $14,000.

This has a replacement body. This may be a 3B or a CJ-5 chassis given it is a 1955.

“Beautiful 1955 Jeep Willys frame off restoration, only 753 miles since it was restored. Has a Buick V6, 3 speed manual,everything is new. Warn winch. This is a show vehicle. Price is firm. Might consider trade offers, no junk please.”

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