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1959 CJ-5 Appleton, WI **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2750.

It runs. Looks like the top and doors may be in good shape. Includes a working plow.


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“For Sale WITH TITLE is a 1959 Willy’s CJ5 with extras. I bought this a couple months ago to build it, and now we decided to sell our house. So, I have nowhere to go with it! I’m a little miffed, but it is what it is.

With a little squirt of gas into the carb, even on the coldest days, this little gas rocket fires right up.  I don’t know much about it being I’ve only had it for a couple of months and havent really touched it outside of adjusting the brakes so it would role better. What I do know is, it needs to be completely gone through. It’s been bastardized by more than a couple people by the looks of it. The good news is that the motor runs well (will need some carb work to work best), and it has a couple of additional things with it.
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1958 CJ-5 Corpus Christi, TX $2900


It runs.

“4×4 works
New gas tank, New plugs and New fuel lines. Runs good but needs a carb job.
New brakes and brake lines but No Emergency BrAke.
New 15″ Goodyear all terrain radials.

Bikini Top and tow bar. Lights work. Speedo works. Rollbar is loose at the bottom and needs to be reattached. The rear bed area floor has been replaced with galvanized metal but has surface rust.

Plenty of rust but I’ve seen worse.
Great ranch hunting or fishing truck”


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1961 Photo of Early Tux Park CJ-5 on ebay


The caption labels this CJ-5 a Tuxedo Park (rather than claiming it has a Tux park package). Like the 1954 press photo from a couple days ago, this one has the white windshield frame, too.

“1961 Press Photo The Tuxedo Park, a new convertible by Jeep: This is an original press photo. The Tuxedo Park, a new convertible, has been added to the Jeep line by Willys Motors Inc.The sports utility model is white with pleated red vinyl seats, black vinyl convertible top with matching spare wheel cover and white wall tires with chrome wheel disks. it is a four wheel drive vehicle. Auto – Willys – Overland Photo measures 10.25 x 8 inches. Photo is dated 8-13-1961.”

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1959 CJ-5 St. George, UT **SOLD**


UPDATE:  **SOLD** Was $1500.

Ted spotted this one. Might be value here.

“1959 willys jeep all there. needs TLC very much restoable body in great shape motor all there 5 tires and wheels just needs someone with time to put it back on the road just needs a little maintence seats redone and paint”

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1960 Model? Boyne Falls, MI $1100


No pics provided.

“Selling willys jeep I lost interest in. Has scout frame, scout motor and drivetrain. Tires are new31″. Runs and lot drives, but needs TLC. Has no title but I can provide proof of purchase.”




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1957 CJ-5 Huntington, WV **Status Unknown**


UPDATE: **Status Unknown** Was $2500.

This has some unusual mods. It looks like it was updated with some DJ-5 parts.

“1957 willys jeep solid , runs great”

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Year? CJ-5 Maryland $750


The seller indicates this is a 1959-60, but the 0-8 King Seeley speedometer suggests it was early 1956. The seller also has a fiberglass body to sell.

“YESTERDAYS PROJECT.. Too many projects going on, this one has to go. The Jeep drove to it’s present resting spot, it has seal problems, I think it was leaking oil badly. It comes with the plow, and I also own a Fiberglass body that I need to sell. I checked and thought it was the correct wheelbase, but needs to be checked for sure. The price is for the Jeep, not the fiberglass body..”


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1967 CJ-5 San Antonio, TX $1000


There seems to be some value here in the tires and rims.

“1967 jeep cj5 for sale. good for parts or restoration.
motor: Buick dauntless 3.7 v6
Transmission: T-14
comes with motor, transmission, transfer case, axles and fuel tank. body is clean.
for the most part it is complete just needs to be restored.
im asking 1000 obo”


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1961 CJ-5 Springfield, MA **Status Unknown**


UPDATE: **Status Unknown** Was $3500

(10/02/2017) Has a fiberglass body, so no rust on that.

“Super rare farm find
1961 jeep with plow
Runs and drives
Fiberglass body
Use as a plow truck or make it your own
4 wheel drive
Get ready for winter!!”


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1956 CJ-5 Novato, CA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500.

Between the overdrive, the cage, the rear basket, and the winch, there’s value here. Looks like the King Seely Speedo is intact, too.

“56 Willy’s
400 cu. in. V8
3 speed Transmssion w/ Overdrive and twin stick Transfer case.
Ran but need some work.
Has bad gas in plastic fuel cell.
Bring a trailer or a tow bar.
Dana 44 Rear
Dana 37 Front
New 31’s will fit 35’s”

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1957 CJ-5 Pinion Hills, CA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000.

This includes a second engine and tranny. The jeep has a ventilating windshield and a PTO winch.

“This is a rare 1957 Willys Civilian jeep. What makes it so rare is the type of windshield frame that it came with, and the factory Koenig PTO driven winch. I purchased a little over a year ago with the intentions of restoring it. Just haven’t had the time to start on it. The engine was disassembled and sitting in the rear
Of the tub when I purchased it. I hunted down a good running replacement engine that also had a good transmission connected to it. The running engine and trans is included in the sale of this jeep. The jeep has very little rust and a great patina. It’s a unmolested survivor, meaning it hasn’t had `modifications done to it. It’s never even had a roll cage installed on it. It wouldn’t take much to restore it, or just install the engine and get it on the road again. A Willys in this condition is a rare find.

My research:
This jeep was first sold to a orange grower in the Chino/Corona, CA area and used to drive around and tend to a Orange grove. Some years later a man in the high desert here bought it and
brought it home. He disassembled the engine and let it sit for many years. When he passed away I purchased it from his family.

I have the title. $2,000.00 is what I’ll take for it. Serious inquiries only. No low ballers, The price is firm. Price was just reduced from $2,500.00”


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CJ-6 Meyer Hardtop Murietta, CA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $500.

This is a hard-to-beat price!

” Eminently restorable steel hardtop and doors from 1967 Jeep CJ6. All glass intact and weatherstripping/rubber in good condition. Door mechanisms work…windows roll up and down.

I’ve restored the rest of the jeep, but this original top is too heavy to put back on. This is a rare piece for the dedicated originalist.

Surface rust on the interior roof, as you see in the picture, but not threatening the metal’s integrity.”


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1961 CJ-5 Parts Charlotte, NC **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $500.

This might have a set of Kelly Hubs on it.

“Got this project passed on to me a few months ago and I just don’t have the time or money to put into it. It is basically a rolling chassis with a few extra pieces and parts. It has the original drivetrain but I’m not sure if any of it works. The front end is all there but fenders will need to be replaced. I just need to get rid of it and get it out of the yard. $500 OBO”

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1955 CJ-5 Dually? Solvang, CA $2900


No pics provided. Might be or have been a dually.

“Here is a 55 Willys Jeep, original 4 cylinder with hi-lo transfer case, warn hubs, Dana 60. Ugly but very solid, only surface rust nothing through. Currently not running, great project for someone else, I have too many”



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CJ-2A and CJ-5 Bonnieville, KY $1500


I’m not sure if “basically complete” is accurate, but there certainly seems to be some parts here.

“2 jeeps for sale 1947 cj2a no title 750 also a 1966 cj5 with clean title 1500 both are basicly complete”


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1961 CJ-5 Landers, CA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000.

It’s got mods and needs work.

“1961 Willis Jeep 350 small block with Willis trans and running gear.custom dash runs and drives, comes with original four cylinder and trans. No trades and scammers I have guns so beware”


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1963 CJ-5 Huntersville, NC $16,500


Nick named the “Beer Runner”, the builder of this jeep made an effort to do something a little different.

“Retro -Style – One of a Kind.
Frame Off Restoration – $23,000 spent for restoration alone.
Deep Red Custom Paint
Custom Wheels, New BF Goodrich All-Terrain tires (will include extra set of “on-road” tires)
New Front/Rear Axles, Disc Brakes
Custom Roll Bar
Vinyl Top
Chrome Bumpers
AM/FM Radio
Wood Steering Wheel
Off Road Lights
Restored Seats
Soft Doors (Not Installed)
Chrome Step/Accessories
44 Magnum Shift Knob
2 Wheel Drive
Towing Hard Points Front/Rear.
Hand Painted Graphics:
Beer Runner – Coors SS Keg Bolted in Rear Bed.
Original Drive Train: Hurricane 4-134 FHead Engine with T-90 3 Speed Rebuilt Transmission/New Clutch.
Odometer 19,000 Mileage Unverified.”


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1961 CJ-5 Brooklyn, NY $3500

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UPDATE: This was supposed to have been auctioned in Nov. 2017. Either it didn’t sell or it did and the buyer is ready to sell.



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1956 & 1976 CJ-5s Zanesville, OH **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500/each

There may be some value here.

“FOR SALE!! If interested, please email me with any questions,name, a phone number I can text ( much easier for me), and I will get back to you as soon as I can. Clean titles for all. Not interested in trades. I have A running original drivetrain, blue 56 Willys CJ5 hurricane four, three speed 4×4 with dana sealed axles. It smokes a little but runs and drives. Perfect candidate for a restoration $1500. Grey 76 CJ5 232 straight six, three speed trans, 4X4 with extra frame, driver or toy $1500.”

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1962 CJ-5 The Dalles, OR **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500.

The price is right.

“1962 Jeep camo paint ready for hunting or whatever? Absolutely quiet runs amazing! 4×4 works great also!’


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1965 CJ-5 Navy Albany, GA **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $7800.

(12/14/2017) This is a neat jeep. It’s a Navy ordered CJ-5.  It appears to have a gov plate attached to the dash. It includes a ventilating windshield. Looks like the passenger rear side has been patched.

“1965 Naval Military Jeep is one of 600 made. Most are not running. This jeep was owned by Russell Dees Military Vehicles and I now own it. I just had Knico engines in Moultrie Ga do the rebuild on this 4cyl engine that has warranty. I had Hayman’s Garage Albany Ga put new clutch, brakes, brake lines, alternator,water pump,radiator, hoses, belts and new gas tank and ignition . The body is in good condition with only a spot of surface rust here and there. Tires are almost new . A rare opportunity to own a collectable part of military history.”

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1955 CJ-5 DuBois, PA $3000


It’s project. I can’t tell if this has Kelly or Cutlas hubs.

Almost finished project – 1955 cj5. Things that have been completed:
Motor rebuilt (original 4 cyl)
Stripped down to frame, wire wheeled/brushed, and chassis painted.
All new master cyl, wheel cyls, and brake lines.
Transmission/transfer case in good shape.
Fiberglass Tub and full roll cage
New windshield frame
Fiberglass front fenders
Original grille in good shape
Original hood in good shape
4″ superlift springs and shocks
New steering stabilizer
33″ tires like new
High back seats and mounting brackets (still need installed)
Axles and steering components are all good

Will need: Radiator Re-cored or a new one, needs the gas tank installed somewhere, throttle linkage, glass for the windshield, chassis needs wired still.

I was given this project many years ago and just don’t have the time and money to complete it. You won’t find a frame this old in better condition.

Make me an offer, worst I can say is no.”



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1955 CJ-5 Commerce, GA $4000


UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/08/2017) PTO winches front and rear.

“It is a Original 1955 willy jeep Cj5. The box under the passenger side is rusted and one of the front fenders, but other than that the body is in good shape. It will need a new top. The jeep runs, but the brakes and drive train will need to be serviced. It has a PTO with two attachments one was used to run a belt that ran a saw and the other a winch. It has a winch on the front and a brake lock system. Willy’s Hurricane engine 4 cylinder. It is rare to find one of these jeeps unmolested and with a PTO. $4,000”






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1958 CJ-5 Twin Falls, ID **SOLD**


UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4200.

This might have a set of Free-Lock hubs. It’s listed as a CJ-3.

“I have for sale a 1958 cj3 with a buick v-6 motor, original tranny & transfer case, and runs out pretty good. It has new seats, brakes, carb, and needs some more tlc. This is a rig that will run & drive while you add your finishing touches.”


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1962 CJ-5 Seattle, WA $2500


It hasn’t been driven in almost two decades, but it runs.

“Nice yard find CJ5 Willys Jeep. Starts and drives, body good condition, floors have been patched. Original except for the seats. Last driven 17 years ago. Have title.
This would make a good restoration project or with a little work a fun old Jeep to drive around. I would do it but I already have two projects and no room.”


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