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Customized Jeep on Top Gear (Philippines)

• CATEGORIES: Features, Jeep Rods

This jeep out of the Philippines might make an appearance at SEMA.

https://www.topgear.com.ph/features/feature-articles/owner-type-jeep-sema-a962-20181012

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1957 Flattie Lake Geneva, WI $7500

• CATEGORIES: DJ-3A, Jeep Rods

This is different. Might be built on a DJ-3A chassis.

https://chicago.craigslist.org/nwc/cto/d/1957-willys-jeep-gasser/6719072656.html

“1957 Willys Jeep. 1/8″ custom steel body. Jus sayin 1/4 mile, 1/8 mile, mud drags. Whats your pleasure???
331 cu in. 3800 stall. 355 spool.
8 3/4 rear end. Ready to race. Engine has less than 1000 miles on it. Engine was actually built for small blower. So much more room to go. Holley, killer 3″ exhaust. Etc. Elect fan. Painless wiring. List goes on n on. Trans is fresh. Runs 1280s w powerglide. 12.0s w the turbo 350 in it now. Bm ratchet shifter.
Have the 410 gear for it. The 355 was just installed.
Custom driveshaft w loop. Custom ladder bars.
Chassis stretched 9 inches. Straight axel. Needs updated front brakes if you decide to go faster. Jeep weighs 2600lbs w driver.
Completely streetable w title. Full gauges.
Fuel cell, battery n kill switch all mounted in back.”

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1952 Truck JeepRod Havre, MT $14,500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

UPDATE: Price dropped to $14,500.

(08/28/2018) Lots of work done on this custom truck.

https://greatfalls.craigslist.org/cto/d/classic-cars-for-sale/6705792346.html

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“1952 Willy’s Jeep pickup
Renegade military themed hot rod. Very unique only one like it. Took seven years to build and many hours of labor. It’s a radical show pickup. Nothing like it nor probably ever will be.

Engine
LS1 5.3l with painless perfect harness and stand alone speed density computer. Has headers and race mufflers. Comes with a performance tune so it really goes. Engine has 148k on it with perfect compression and oil pressure: no leaks. Runs awesome: spins the tires at will.

Chassis
Custom made 2×4 chassis with tubular independent mustang 2 suspension with adjustable coil over shocks, rack and pinion steering, rear suspension is a ladder bar style with adjustable coil overs. Has custom frame gussets with stars and trucker girls.
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1956 Wagon JeepRod Harrodsburg, KY $15,000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Wagons

Was the front clip stretched or the front wheels moved backward? I think it’s the former.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/523165321487738

“Neat little car has mild built 355 with nice cam roller rockers screw in studs guid plates flatvtop pistons runs strong snd shifts great with nice shift kit setting on later model frame with power sterring power disk brakes floasters nice paint runs drives the best”

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1950 Truck JeepRod Olympia, WA eBay

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Those are some great vintage doors.

View all the information on eBay

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“Thank you for taking the time to check out this amazing vehicle. My wife and I built this together for her, so fun, safety, and ease of driving where thought of with this build. The truck is awesome to drive and can stop on a dime. You really wont find another truck that is complete and set up as a rat rod but can drive so easy and smooth like this truck. Here is the long list of features on this Willys.

Body/Chassis:
1950 ½ Truck with original painted doors from Cattle Co., Chopped 6”.
Chevy s10 frame, s10 Xtreme Rear End with 3.42 gears and posi with disc brakes.
Lowered 3” Front and Back. s10 Xtreme front sway bar and end links.
Hitch installed (2000 lbs towing capacity)
Fake and Real Patina throughout. Some pinstriping done.
Original bed with rare tail gate (new stake pockets included with truck)
Willys Wagon rear bumper. Truck front bumper.
Wheel Vintiques wheels and American Classic tires. All in great shape.
4 wheel power disc brakes, power steering and power windows. (brakes are hydroboost unit powered by a Toyota MR2 electric power steering pump on the frame rail.)
Aluminum radiator with electric fan.
Model A tail lights.
12 gallon gas tank.
Rare 1950 License Plate.
Painless wiring kit.
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1953 CJ-3A JeepRod Phoenix, AZ $6500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, Jeep Rods

Seems to need more work?

https://phoenix.craigslist.org/wvl/cto/d/willys-jeep-cj3a/6687025954.html

“1953 willys cj3 .owner built hot/rat rod. Complete fabricated new frame. Has 4.3 v6 w/700r4 trans. Dana 44 rear with disc bks. Coil overs on rear. Mustang 11 front. See pics for rest of body parts. Can build out. Calls only pls too much here for text tag”

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1956 Truck JeepRod Canterbury, VT $10,000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Appears road-ready.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/976842249156201

“1956 Willy’s Jeep Rat Rod 454 Big Block Jeep Cherokee 2wd Front Axle Manual Disc Drum Brakes TH 400 Manual Shift Transmission Dana 44 Rear End Shelby Cobra Leather Seats 10 gallon fuel cell Train Horns Push Button Start”

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1955 Truck JeepRod Otis Orchards, WA $1500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

This is a project.

https://spokane.craigslist.org/cto/d/1955-willys-rat-rod-project/6678790686.html

“55 Willy’s Rat Rod project for sale. Sits on a Chevy S10 frame with flatbed (sorry don’t have the original bed). Comes with Chevy 283 and auto transmission. New tires and rims purchased last year. All parts and pieces there plus many extras. Got a new project so one must go…cab is currently off the frame. Asking 1500 OBO. Trades always welcomed .”

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1949 Truck JeepRod Anamosa, IA $10,000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Don’t drop your phone while driving this, because there’s a pretty large gap in the floor. Maybe the seller has since added a transmission cover?

https://cedarrapids.craigslist.org/cto/d/1949-willys-jeep-pickup-rat/6642739555.html

“1949 Willys Jeep Pickup Rat Rod, selling to settle estate. Needs finished. runs and drives. Clear Title. 289- bored and stroked to 349. 407 H.P. Dyno Tuned, Have all Info, parts list, Dyno info. C-4 Automatic, New convertor, all rebuilt. Speedway Front End, New Tires, ALL NEW GLASS. Alloy Fuel Cell and more. Motor, almost $6,000, Transmission $900, plus parts replaced and bought. $12,000 to 13,000 invested. $10,000.00 or best offer. MOTOR SOUNDS KILLER!”

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1963 Truck JeepRod Greenfield, IN $7999

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Well, it’s different!

https://indianapolis.craigslist.org/cto/d/1963-willys-jeep-rat-rod/6660467739.html

“I have a 1963 Willy’s Jeep Rat Rod. It has a 350 cubic inch engine, wild can so she lopes good and a 350 transmission. Comes with an extra 350 motor. This machine sits on an s-10 frame.
Drives great! And a lot of fun to drive!
George and his friends come with the Rat Rod 🙂
Call me and we can make it yours!”

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1962 Truck JeepRod Carmel, IN $11,500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

UPDATE: Still Available.

(10/25/2016) Here’s an interesting build.

https://indianapolis.craigslist.org/cto/d/1962-willys-hot-rod-truck/6663329416.html

“I have a 1962 WILLY’s Overland Truck/305 Engine /350 Transaction .The truck cab it’s self was customize by taking 7″ out of the center of the body & slanting it inward. The top was cut and shortened with a new top made out of a 1961 ford hood,this top will unbolt & come off to make this a open wheel roster ( how cool). The body was channeled over a 1988 Chevy S10 frame, new brake lines ,master cylinder booster ,brakes caliber’s ,& brake pads and shoes, and the rear differential ( Chevy 10 bolt ) has a Eaton locker pos a track, with 4/11 gears .The front grill has a 46 Chevy for the top half & the bottom half is a 51 Packard. The 1985 Camaro engine ,305 high output has a mild cam,aluminum intake,a new 600 Edelbrock carb, & a new HEI distributor . Home made exhaust manifold’s with side pipe’s . The transition a 350 TH shifts good & hard. This Truck run’s and drive’s great (fast & fun) ,one nice thing there is a endless amount of things to do to make this your truck $12,500.00 ,You can view more of this truck on YouTube @ 4 madmax4444 .”

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1955 Jeep Rod Atwater, CA $5000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods

Former JP Magazine project jeep (Part I, Part II, Part III), built between 2009 and 2010.

https://losangeles.craigslist.org/lac/cto/d/1955-willys-ray-rod/6667994192.html

“’55 Willys rat rod. JP magazine project car ” sloppy seconds”. Current non op. For sale or trade for Subaru AWD wagon.”

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1952 Truck JeepRod St. Louis, MO $10,000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

I like the name: The Mad Ratter.

https://stlouis.craigslist.org/cto/d/1952-willys-truck/6652997341.html

“I have a really cool 52 rat rod willy’s. Newer 350 engine and transmission. Might trade for something cool??”

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1948 Jeepster JeepRod Helton, KS $7500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Jeepster

Rat rod feel to it.

https://topeka.craigslist.org/cto/d/1948-willys-jeepster/6638322582.html

“I’m selling my jeepster to finance my next project. It has a 283 and a 350 trans. Mustang 2 front, 4 link rear with air bags on an S10 Blazer rear axle. 4 wheel disc brakes. It’s loud and ugly but lots of fun. Kansas antique title. If you don’t like the price make an offer.”

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1948 Jeepster JeepRod Olympia, WA $5500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Jeepster • TAGS: .

Has a variety of mods.

https://roseburg.craigslist.org/cto/d/willys-hot-rod/6634356884.html

“350/350
Ford 9″ limited
Mustang II front
Granada 5 lug discs all round.
Cadillac tilt/telescop column.
VDO gauges on custom dash.

Sounds like a f’ng NASCAR race when I drop the hammer. Makes me smile every time I start it on a Sunday morning.

Chopped, dropped, seams welded, tilt front, and everything else.”

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1964? Truck JeepRod Toledo, OH $5000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks • TAGS: .

Funky custom truck. Has a working dump bed.

https://toledo.craigslist.org/cto/d/willys-jeep-pick-up-1964-hand/6637760728.html

“1964 Willys Pick up, hand made with a 4 inch Top Chop. It has a 302 Ford engine and a C6 transmission. Rear independent suspension from a 2003 Ford Thunderbird. Working dump bed!”

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1953 CJ-3A JeepRod Bullhead City, AZ $10,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, Jeep Rods

Has many mods.

https://mohave.craigslist.org/cto/d/1953-willys-jeep/6626658813.html

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1953 Willy’s CJ3A
Two wheel drive
New body
Model T Radiator
2000 4.3 V6
New intake
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1950 Truck JeepRod Camden, OH $9500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Looks solid.

https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/cto/d/1950-willys-pickup/6621286172.html

“1950 Willys pick up truck on a 1999 S-10 frame 350 engine 700R transmission runs and drives perfect daily driver . New wiring all lights turn signals wipers work as they should want to trade”

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1943? JeepRod Topsham, ME **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods

UPDATE: Status Unknown. Was $3500.

Does not run at the moment.

“This military Jeep has a Chevy 350 motor, turbo 350 trans, disc brakes all four corners, custom frame, new wheels and tires. It needs a radiator, carburetor and drive shaft to run. Excellent parade vehicle. Custom 50 caliber replica machine gun on back. This is a 2WD vehicle, not 4WD.”

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1950 Truck JeepRod San Fernando, CA No Price

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Looks nice.

https://losangeles.craigslist.org/sfv/cto/d/1950-willys-truck-hot-rod/6614486775.html

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“best offer…………be serious
1950 Willys Jeep 2WD All Steel Hot Rod

Rebuilt 350 mild cam ( 3500 miles ) Alum. manif., alum. radiator, Holly carb, elec. fuel pump. completely rewired from front to back
Elec. ignition starts right up every time, runs cool all day long.

350 auto trans with shift kit ( 3500 miles )
PS PB Mustang II with discs at front
Exhaust all the way to the rear with custom tips and roll pan, custom tail lights.
Alum. tilt steering column, alum. steering wheel, on floor lockar shifter
new bosh battery

Full interior, nice dash and all working gauges with tach.
doors open nice and smooth push with pinky to close
all new glass, windows roll up and down nice and smooth
working cowl vent.

all steel body paint is not new but nice an presentable with some custom touches
under car in nice and clean and no rust…..all chassy was done and painted
gas tank located under rear of bed

New Mickey Thompson tires with custom wheels…..smooth comfortable ride

If you like Willys vehicles, this is a nice one and needs nothing mechanically sound”

 
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1949 Truck Nashville, TN $16,500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks, Wood bodies

A little different truck.

https://nashville.craigslist.org/cto/d/1949-willys-jeep-truck-custom/6609345539.html
“1949 WILLYS TRUCK
VERY SOLID
RESTORATION COMPLETED IN 2017
CHEVROLET 350 WITH ORIGINAL WILLYS 3 SPEED TRANSMISSION

All of the 4-wheel drive is still there, but the front drive shaft has been removed. I suspect because there is late model rear end installed. 4 x 4 drive shaft is included.

BUILT 350
EDELBROCK INTAKE
EDELBROCK CARB
WILWOOD POWER BRAKES
POWER STEERING
ALL NEW WEATHER SEALS
DEFENDER SPRAYED BEDLINER
CUSTOM BLACK WALNUT BOX WITH CEDAR SLAB LID (GAS AND BATTERY)
CUSTOM CEDAR SIDE PANELS”

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1947 Truck JeepRod New Haven, CT $7500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks

Something different.

https://newhaven.craigslist.org/cto/d/1947-willys-hot-rod-truck/6605777146.html

“selling my custom build 1947 Willys pickup 4 1/2″ top chop mounted on S10 frame 2″ dropped spindles new upper and lower A arms, 2″ rear blocks, all new brakes all round, 350 5.7 vortec engine auto trans new aluminum radiator full dressed engine, block hugger headers power disc brakes, custom driveshaft, custom interior new bucket seats, new harness, new dolphin gauges, titl col. full carpet body in primer, new fuel cell and battery in bed (hidden) New tires and wheels needs glass(all glass is flat stock) and rest of exhaust to finish $7,500 sold with bill of sale as ct is not a title state older than 199”

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1948 Jeepster JeepRod West Ashley, SC $12,500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Jeepster

UPDATE: Still Available.

https://greenville.craigslist.org/cto/d/1948-custom-jeepster-hotrod/6575281951.html

“Convertable, 350, 4bbl, PS, PB, tilt column shift, New heights power rack, Disc brake front end, Nova rear, Great driver, Solid body, Emerald green paint, Tan interier, Rear tire continental kit included.
No Trades! $12,500.00 OBO”

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1948 Truck JeepRod Cedartown, GA $14,500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Willys Trucks • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/24/2018) Looks road-ready.

https://atlanta.craigslist.org/atl/cto/d/1948-ford-chevy-willys-hot-rod/6569354157.html

“I am selling this 1948 Willy’s that I took on trade and want to buy another truck so this one needs to have a new home. It runs great and the former owner told me it dose not have many hours on it sense being built. With summer coming up it will make some one a very cool ride.

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1976 CJ-5 (2WD) Jeep Rod Alden, NY $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ5, Jeep Rods

Road jeep.

https://buffalo.craigslist.org/cto/d/rat-rod-cj5-jeep/6520431460.html

“This is a 1976 2 WD cj5 jeep fiberglass tub 350 motor excellent condition”

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