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1952 M-38 Gig Harbor, WA $12,000

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: , , .

This has a bunch of updates including an unusual dash design.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/tac/cto/d/wauna-1952-m38-willys-jeep/6794352032.html

“283 V8.
DANA 25 AND 44 W/LIMITED SLIP
538 GEARS
WARN OVERDRIVE
CLOSE RATIO MUNCIE TRANSMISSION 4 SPEED
POWER STEERING
TILT STEERING WHEEL
NEW PRO CAR SEATS
NEW KAYLINE TOP (UNUSED WITH FULL AND HALF DOORS
REAR SEAT
NEW RANCHO 2.5 LIFT SPRINGS
NEW BFG KM2 33 X 12.5 TIRES AND WHEELS (5)
NEW PRO COMP SHOCKS
WARN 8,000 WINCH/ W ACCESSORY KIT
FRESH PAINT – NO RUST, NO LEAKS
RUNS GREAT”

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1950 M-38 Murrieta, CA $10,000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

Lots of updates.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/383354099135713

“(Rare Find). 3.8 BuickV6 Engine, New 350 Chevy Turbo Trans., New Transfer Case, (Paper Work on Both) Headers, New Smittybilt Interior, Smittybilt Roll bar, High Lift Jack, New Soft Top with Doors, New Tires and Wheels, Tow Bar.”

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1952 M-38 Middle Grove, NY $14,500

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/16/2018) Looks in good shape. Has a few minor mods.

https://albany.craigslist.org/cto/d/middle-grove-1952-willys-jeep/6788110407.html

“1952 M38 Willy’s jeep. Beautiful Condition. Full frame off restoration 10 yrs ago. All original body, no rust or rot anywhere! New tires, new aluminum radiator, new wiring harness. 11″ brake upgrade. Too much to list. $14500 call”

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1952 M-38 Upland, CA $5000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/01/2018) It’s a project

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/d/alta-loma-complete-1952-m38-military/6791397979.html

“All original 1952 m38 military Jeep. Very complete have been collecting all parts for 20 years now, But lost storage to keep it anymore. Many impossible to find parts come with it over 7500$ invested in this Jeep. My lose your gain 5000$”

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Year? M-38 Fort Meade, FL $1950

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/07/2018) It’s rough, but engine appears ready to reinstall.

https://lakeland.craigslist.org/cto/d/lake-wales-old-army-jeep-project/6788845676.html

“M38 Military Jeep. Body is usable. Engine has new rings and bearings. Glass in windshield frame needs to be replaced. Comes with hood, fenders and top frame. Lots of small parts including seat frames”

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1952 M-38 Port Aransas, TX $2000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/21/2018) Doesn’t run.

https://corpuschristi.craigslist.org/cto/d/port-aransas-1952-jeep-willys-m38/6774750951.html

“1952 Jeep Willys, M38 (military vehicle) with clear Texas title. Only 2,300 produced. Currently not running and will need to be towed. $2000 obo, throw out an offer. I apologize for people who contacted me the first time I posted, I flew out to New Mexico for a family emergency and put the sale of this on hold.”

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1950 M-38 Harvey’s Lake, PA $3200

• CATEGORIES: M-38

This has some PA Air guard history.

https://scranton.craigslist.org/cto/d/noxen-1950-m38-willys-jeep/6782887701.html

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“1950 Willys M38 Military Jeep
Served in the army and PA Air Guard. Listing before I start working on it.

This is a PROJECT! 4 cyl Go Devil Engine that runs, t90 trans that shifts smooth. The Motor and trans are NOT in Willys. Tub is solid, front floor needs attention. Comes with a NOS Willys floor pan. Have a PA title. Have a video to send to serious buyers. I REPEAT, THIS IS A PROJECT. Taken in on trade. As is.

3500. Only interested in trades for a Ramp Truck to haul my drag car only. Will add cash to trade for the right deal.”

 
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1950 M-38 Sacramento, CA $900

• CATEGORIES: M-38

A project.

https://sacramento.craigslist.org/pts/d/sacramento-1950-jeep-willys-m38/6784680506.html

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“Jeep m38 this is the military version of the cj3a. Good for parts, restoring or crawler project. No engine, transmission, t case and drivetrain are there, looks like the transmission has a belhousing adapter for maybe a ford v8. No paperwork, currently out of dmv system. Bought as a project years ago and it has sit in my garage as I don’t have the time to fix it up. Not willing to part out, must take all. All the parts I have are what’s shown.
$950 obo or possible trade for running atv.”

 

 
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1952 M-38 Western NY $9800

• CATEGORIES: M-38

This is very much a project. It includes a new tub.

https://rochester.craigslist.org/cto/d/albion-1952-m38-military-jeep/6782337730.html

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“Shown here is a 52 M38 Military Jeep with the waterproof engine. 3 speed manual transmission and original 4 cylinder flat head engine. Original axles and original transmission. Photos show condition of the Jeep. Needs to be restored. We have a new steel tub that goes with the Jeep. This Jeep is rare and was only made for two years. Now is your chance to own a collectible item. Restored Jeeps like this are fetching $20,000 plus..Nice way to restore a cool item.”

 

 
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1952 M-38 Huntington Beach, CA $5500

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(02/10/2018) Looks ready for camping and exploring.

https://mohave.craigslist.org/cto/d/huntington-beach-1952-m38-flatfender/6781343973.html

“1952 M38 with 1960 buick V6,
Winch, Arizona title and tags current.
Looking for cash ir trade for older full size truck, bronco, blazer, CJ 7
No boats, no bikes, no BS”

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1953? M-38 Lake Stevens, WA $4000

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

Has a center seat and a Sears halftop.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/cto/d/lake-stevens-1953-willys-cj3amiles/6773363931.html

“1953 Willy’s CJ3A, 60,000 original Miles, very rare factory half-cab hardtop, bikini top and half doors, F134 four cylinder engine runs good.
Needs brakes and a new clutch, windshield wipers don’t work. New fuel tank, fuel lines, hoses, electronic ignition, starter & solenoid, and water pump.
This Jeep has been in my family since it was new. It was handed down to my father, then to me last year. ”

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1952 M-38 Cokato, MN $8500

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

Steve’s got this M-38 for sale. He’s also got a 1/4 trailer for sale.

https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/csw/cto/d/cokato-willys-m38-jeep/6768465318.html

“1952 willys M38. Rust free. civil defense jeep from iowa. there is no rust- the under side is awsome. converted to 12 volt, done nicely, original wiring is still in place fro the most part. MC engine. correct rims and furniture.

Completely rebuilt transmission and transfer case. Every part in them is nos, only the cases were reused. Complete brake job master, slaves, shoes and drums. New wheel bearingso and seals. Runs and drives well. 28k miles one working original speedometer. Trailer for sale separately. Dog not included, 8500 or best offer call and we will talk more about it”

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1951 M-38 Chassis Wakefield, MA $700

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Price dropped to $700.

No pics provided.

https://boston.craigslist.org/nos/pts/d/willys-jeep/6768567851.html

“selling complete willys jeep engine, transmission and transfer as a complete set. its still in a rolling chassis. Frame and axles still intact. sold as a complete set. engine ran 3 years ago. has been in storage, should work with a little work. Has a stuck valve that keeps it from turning over. This is a complete rolling chassis fro a 1951 M38. Its the flat head L engine. It has no carb, or distributor. valuable rare parts. 800 for frame, axles and complete power pack. can be delivered within reason for small fee. Thanks. Serious inquiry only. please no low ball offers. this sale is for someone that is into the jeep restoration. Thanks”

 

 
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1952 M-38 Phoenix, AZ $4000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

Has updates.

https://phoenix.craigslist.org/evl/cto/d/mesa-willys-jeep-1952/6775774828.html

“This Willys runs great, 231 v6 Buick engine, Edelbrock performer manifold and carb, total wiring up graded to simple system, chrome headers with baby turbo mufflers reman starter and altenator new fuel and water pumps,
Drive line front axle cj2 from 70’s T90 3 speed dual stick transfer case, rare wa rn overdrive LUK clutch with Novake linkage axles with new bearings and greasable u joints.
body rust free, new gas tank, Stewart warner gauges 11″ ford breaks I have to stay firm on the price I am losing money. really these box style willys are becoming rare especially in this condition.”

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1951 M-38 Little Rock, CA $5000

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $5000

https://losangeles.craigslist.org/ant/cto/d/1951-m38-willys-jeep/6774891451.html

“Yes it is a 1951 m38. With a 4 cyl flathead original motor. 4×4. Hart top removable Jeep runs good doors needs same work to close right 12 volts already”

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1951 M-38 Riverhead, NY $7695

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/24/2017) It could use a little work, but runs.

https://longisland.craigslist.org/cto/d/1951-m38-willys-military-jeep/6764747518.html

“This is a 1951 M38 Jeep. This vehicle has never been civilianized – it is still 24 volt. This is being sold as a project vehicle. The floors in this Jeep are solid. We did some of the major repairs here to present a running vehicle. This includes a new brake system (master cyl, wheel cyls, steel lines), new fuel tank, new steel fuel line set, a tune up, two new batteries, rebuilt carburetor and other small details. We also added new glass in the Windshield and brand new canvas seat cushions. ”

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1952 M-38 Palm Bay, FL $2000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/28/2018) Not sure how much value is here.

https://spacecoast.craigslist.org/cto/d/jeep-m38-cj-willys/6763916671.html

“1952 M38 with title, and mid 50s CJ with no title. M38 has title and military dash plate with matching numbers but no drive train. The other Jeep has the drive train (supposed to be out of the M38) but no title. There are some extra parts. $2000 each or $3000 for both, negotiable. Trades considered.”

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1952 M-38 Altoona, PA $6000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/25/2018) It’s a project.

https://altoona.craigslist.org/cto/d/willys-m38-jeep/6755158872.html

“- Comes with a true military engine (needs rebuilt)
– Snowcap and doors
– Snowcap windshield and regular windshield ( both need glass)
– Has a bow for the canvas top
– Front and rear seat frames”
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1951 M-38 Edgemont, CA $12,000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

Could use some larger pics.

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/d/jeep-willy-korean-war-army/6758093776.html

“Good condition
Runs
Street legal
3 speed manual
4×4”

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CJ-2A & M-38 Danby, VT

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, M-38

Seller has an M-38 and a CJ-2A for sale (and an Empire Tractor, which I’ve listed in another ad.).

https://vermont.craigslist.org/grd/d/tracor-john-deere-la-1946/6732340846.html

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1951 CJ-3A? Englewood, CO $3000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, M-38

No pics provided.

https://denver.craigslist.org/cto/d/1951-willys-jeep/6759831396.html

“needs battery , has hydrolic for plow that goes with it all intact, no top asking”

 
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1952 M-38 San Francisco, CA $8500

• CATEGORIES: M-38

Steve’s selling his long-owned M-38. Looks in good shape.

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/cto/d/1952-willys-38-jeep/6758804172.html

“1952 Willys M-38 military jeep in great condition. Mostly all original.
Added Warn Overdrive.”

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1950 M-38 Cle Elum, WA $3950

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: .

Has diamond plating across the back.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/est/cto/d/1950-jeep-willys-38/6758854479.html

“1950 Jeep Willy’s M-38. Original “go devil” engine was rebuilt 300 miles ago along with a new clutch, new water pump, fuel tank, brake lines, new wheels, and 5000 lb winch.

Runs and drives great. Also has four wheel locking hubs and tow bar for towing. I have the convertible top frame that comes with the jeep. Also comes with 4 wheel chains.

This is a great rig to tow around for camping or hunting. It’s also perfect for a ranch or farm.”

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Year? M-38 Gold Country, CA $600

• CATEGORIES: Last Ride, M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/29/2018) This just aint right. Where do I find a “tears” emoji!

https://goldcountry.craigslist.org/cto/d/m38-jeep/6754084949.html

“Year unknown, no title,
Pretty rough, lots of extra parts not parting out.
No engine/trans, fuel tank or tailgate
Trades considered, always looking for…
1955-1959 chevy trucks/parts
Small block chevy performance parts
Mopar 440 fenderwell headers”

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1951 M-38 Sumter, SC **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: **Status Unknown** Was $10,500.

Has some holes drilled around the rear wheel well.

“1951 m 38 Army jeep that has been rebuilt. New motor, new starter, new solid state dist. all guages and wireing. It has been changed over from 24 volts to 12. Looks good and drives like a jeep.”

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