DJ-5 & DJ-6 Research Archives

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1978 DJ-5 Fort Collins, CO $600

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Runs, but needs a little work.

“1978 mail jeep runs and drives needs a little bit of work
New battery new plugs and wires new oil new valve cover gasket ”

https://fortcollins.craigslist.org/cto/6081219924.html

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1978 DJ-5 Fuquay Varina, NC $2700

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Jim found this DJ for sale.

“I am selling a classic 1978 AMC JEEP.
Runs great, solid body, straight 6 cylinder.
This antique Jeep would be awesome to fully restore with less than 30,000 miles.
This was government courier Dispatcher100 used to deliver mail on Fort Bragg’s military base that was very well maintained. Please contact me if interested, Selling for $2700 OBO”

https://raleigh.craigslist.org/cto/6100302450.html

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1964 DJ-5 Bakersfield, CA $2500

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Unusual

UPDATE: Still Available.

(03/19/2017) Lots of mods for this customized weed spraying jeep.

“64 mail jeep weed spray rig, right hand drive, 4 cylinder, auto trans, dual wheel rear, spray pump, spray boom, 50 gal tank, swivel reel out of top, lots of mods”

https://bakersfield.craigslist.org/grd/6007028933.html

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1971 DJ-5 Saint Paul, MN $3300

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

It’s a left-handed DJ-5, so probably wasn’t a mail jeep.

“Vintage 1971 Jeep DJ5. In great condition. Rebuilt transmission. Nice new paint job. Runs good. New tires. All New lights. New mirrors. New window rubber all the way around. Have clean title.”

https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/ram/cto/6054345773.html

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1972 DJ-5 Oklahoma $2300

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Runs and drives.

“This jeep runs terrific, has new tires and would be a great every day driver or mail delivery jeep.”

https://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/cto/6091822932.html

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Free CJ-5 & DJ-5 Fallbrook, CA

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, DJ-5 & DJ-6

#11 is a CJ-5 and #39 is a DJ-5.

https://sandiego.craigslist.org/nsd/cto/6095607354.html

“Free Vehicles. Not running. Must pick up. Please refer to vehicle # when inquiring.
#11. 1978 AMC Jeep Willy (title available) 
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#39. 1975 AMC Jeep (no title)”

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4 DJ-5s Lone Oak, TX

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Seller is selling all his DJ-5s.

“I am selling my DJ 5’s. From left to right

73- has engine and tranny. not sure if they are good ($900)

79- was running when parked. has new floor pans, door seals, brakes, turn signals, rebuilt the carb, wiper motor, has a spare tire carrier. tires in good shape. hitch does not go with it. [needs fuel pump and battery] ($2000)

72- was running when parked. has new floor pans, new turn signals, new fuel pump, tires in good shape ( needs fuel system drained and cleaned and a battery) ($1500)

83- has engine and tranny. we used as a parts jeep, missing windows, does have windshield ( $600)

Have clear Texas titles on all of them.”

https://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/cto/6096139548.html

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1969 DJ-5 Phoenix, AZ eBay

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Glenn share this auction.

“Hello Ebay. Up For Sale
For 3-Day Only AT “NO RESERVE”
Is a Vary Solid Rust Free Right Hand Drive
1969 Jeep Dj5 2 wheel Drive Old Mail Delivery Truck
With 92,000 Miles on it & a 350 V/8 Conversion And Auto Trans.
This Jeep Is Pretty Cool & It Runs And Drives Good Starts Right Up Also Has Clean AZ Title.”

View all the information on eBay

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1974 DJ-5 Jacksonville, FL $1700

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

UPDATE: Price dropped to $1700.

Kris did some work to this, then got a new mail jeep, so it’s back on the market.

“Postal jeep; purchased a newer RHD jeep with A.C. right after I bought; new alternator, water pump and reconditioned radiator; wired lighter outlet to charge fan and phone;receipts available; previous owner provided receipt for new engine”

https://jacksonville.craigslist.org/cto/6076053213.html

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DJ-5 Parts Montrose, CO eBay

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Parts

Seller has divided the parts into different ads.

Vintage AM General Corporation Postal Jeep Rear Door. Only light corrosion–no rust-throughs and not deformed or dented. From dry Colorado climate. From a 1975 Jeep that had been recently used as a food delivery truck for restaurant. Glass is very good and is very clear and unscratched and not clouded. Gasket around window is OK too. Hinge works very well.

1. REAR DOOR: http://www.ebay.com/itm/201875957412

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2. SIDE DOORS: http://www.ebay.com/itm/201875956421

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3. HOOD: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Postal-Jeep-Hood-1975-Very-Good-Cond-from-dry-Colorado-climate/162453045654

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1969 DJ-5 Lewiston, ME $1200

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Craig shared this ad. It’s not clear if this runs or not.

“I have a 1969 mail jeep for sale”

https://maine.craigslist.org/cto/6066541510.html

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1969 DJ-5 Detroit, MI $4000

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/05/2016) Still needs work.

“1969 Old school, barn find, man cave, vintage , DJ5 Kaiser Mail Dispatcher 100.
2 WHEEL DRIVE Postal Jeep. Save it from the Junk Yard…
2.5L 153ci engine with 2 speed powerglide. Runs like new (can hear run). Dana rear end.
Solid Rat Rod body/frame restoration (Awesome Patina).
Cab Chopped 4 inches, new glass and window seals, all doors/windows work
Needs Brakes (sat for 8 years) and Wire Harness installed (brand new, included).
Great PROJECT for Father/Son, Auto Electric or Brake Shop, Affordable Rat Rod Wanna-Be…
Clear Michigan Title and comes with tow bar w/lights. Barn find from Rockwood Illinois (population 41) Lady Postmaster.
Have $4000 invested (not including my labor). Cash and local pickup only..”

https://detroit.craigslist.org/okl/cto/6046802713.html

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1976 DJ-5 Trailer Gresham, OR $600

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, trailer

UPDATE: Price now $600. Looks like this was bought and is being resold.

(02/06/2017) “Custom one of a kind Jeep Trailer
1976 Postal Jeep – clean title
Pull with you classic car or truck
Make a custom camp trailer / food cart ect”

https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/cto/6050910263.html

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1978 DJ-5 Boulder City, NV $1950

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Drives, but doesn’t odometerize.

“For sale 1978 DJ5F Postal Jeep.
$1950 OBO. Right hand steer. Fun to drive! Clean Title. 232 straight six, runs good, rebuilt carb, good tires, new ignition switch w/cutoff. Transmission slips a little. Odometer reads 85,XXX but doesn’t work. Please make offer! No trades, cash only, local pick up. Make offer!’

https://lasvegas.craigslist.org/cto/6038866694.html

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1970 DJ-5 JeepRod Milton-Freewater, OR $2000

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Jeep Rods

It’s a project.

“1970 dj5 mail jeep project. Model A drop axle, hair pins, front disc brakes, vaga box, cross steer, 10 bolt rear-end with triangulated 4 link, break master cylender and petal located and setup, 6″ channel and all new floor pans fabricated, smoothed fire wall set up for small block chevy (motor in pictures is just a mock up motor). Lots of hrs in fabrication spent. Hate to sell but need room for new project. Have vin plate and Idaho title from previous owner. The last picture is the look i was heading for. Need out of shop price is obo.”

https://kpr.craigslist.org/cto/6030854610.html

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1974 DJ-5 Albuquerque, NM $800

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $800

(11/11/2016) “1974 willys jeep CJ5 asking $1000 obo. Body is clean. Has the original seat and tires. Once used for advertising at Karl Malone car sales in Albuquerque. No motor or transmission. All original glass intact. Must be towed. Serious inquiries only.”

https://albuquerque.craigslist.org/cto/6009580307.html

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1978 DJ-5 Brookwood, Al $2400

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

Runs and drives.

“1978 Jeep Dj5, new transmission, radiator, shocks, brakes, master cylinder, led rear strobes, etc. runs and drives great. Just needs a paint job and muffler. All new parts have less than 1000 miles”

https://bham.craigslist.org/cto/6021918035.html

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1974 DJ-5 Pensacola, FL **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2995.

“CLEAN 74 DJ5…This classic is on consignment in Gulf Breeze, FL by owner!! Was used for mail delivery for 12 years. Have replaced engine ($1200. less than 5000 miles). Has on the most part been very dependable. Brakes have been replaced along with several other parts. Maintenance records on request! Asking 2995.but price is negotiable! Buyer is responsible for transport if needed!!!”

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1979 DJ-5 Klamath Falls, OR **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2100.

“1979 JEEP POSTAL RIG
4 CYL. RUNS GOOD
READY TO WORK
AUTOMATIC-GOOD HEATER”

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1979 DJ-5 Winder, GA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500.

Looks like a good price.

“Willys mail jeep
Runs Great
Right Hand Drive
$1500 or Trade what you got?
Call for more details.”

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1979 DJ-5G Pittsburgh, PA $4500

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(02/15/2017) Looks in good shape.

“1979 Jeep DJ-5G Postal Jeep
just inspected, good through 10/17
this vehicle was retired in 1992, and stored inside until 2010 when I fixed it up to use as a daily driver
AM General 121cu Engine (Audi/VW casting)
Holly 2 barrel carb
Rear wheel drive
Right hand manual steering
Manual drum brakes
3 speed chrysler 904 automatic transmission
Solid frame and body, rust holes treated and covered with patches, could use proper bodywork if desired
Runs strong, engine takes a few minutes to warm up when cold
Odometer says 77k, most likely 177k, 25K being from myself
Original mail tray included”

https://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/cto/6054646209.html

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1976 DJ-5 Laguna Beach, CA No Price

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6 • TAGS: .

This certainly has a different look to it.

“1976 Right hand drive jeep DJ.. Excellent condition mail jeep. New paint. Recent tune up. Fires up everytime, runs and drive amazing.. ”

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/6006658238.html

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1976 DJ-5 Anacortes, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6

UPDATE: **SOLD** WAS $1700.

(12/26/2016) It includes the ice cream box.

“1976 right hand drive mail Jeep runs great has new brakes new shocks comes with freezer and music box it is ready to sell ice cream this is a great small business to make some quick cash”

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Retro Racer on DJ-5 Chassis

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Features

Jim spotted this vintage looking racer from California that’s built on an inexpensive DJ-5 chassis. Read all about it at Petrolicious:

http://petrolicious.com/this-homebuilt-retro-racer-was-built-to-drive-tastefully

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PHOTO CREDIT: Andrew Golseth

 
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1973 DJ-5 JeepRod Key West, FL $3500

• CATEGORIES: DJ-5 & DJ-6, Jeep Rods

The DJ had been damaged, so the seller though why not do something fun.

http://miami.craigslist.org/mdc/cto/5947346979.html

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“Would consider trades for a softail.
I am begrudgingly selling my rat rod jeep project that I’ve built over the course of a few years.

Originally a CA car (except for the last 2 years it’s been here in Key West), I bought it in the San Francisco Bay Area after someone had crashed into the rear while it was parked on the road. It barely ran, had the original straight 6 in, and was a mess.

For those of you who don’t know, the DJ-5 series is an automatic, 2wd jeep from the factory. Often used as rural mail trucks, the DJ-5 often comes right and drive. This is a left hand drive, but I suspect that someone changed it to LHD before I got it.
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