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1952 M-38 Dillsboro, IN $6500

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This is supposed to have no rust, but the front floors look patched?

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1255148532542044

“From new Mexico no rust runs and drives new top serious inquiries only has 134l engine no trades”

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1951 M-38 Roy, UT $4000

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It’s a project. Colorado title.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/376858371600071

“1951 Willy’s M38 Army Jeep. No major rust. PO began dissasembly and that is how it still sits. Many of the parts are in the totes you see in the photographs. The short block turns free and is out of the Jeep. Please see photos for condition. Located in Syracuse UT.”

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1952 M-38 Forest Grove, OR $4500

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(01/14/2024) This appears to have a replacement body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3625513311049873

“1952 CJ2A/M38, engine runs great will need radiator rebuilt, frame replaced. Comes with rebuildable frame and radiators. Also have spare, transmission, transfer case and other misc parts. Currently has Saturn over drive installed”

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1952 M-38 Yuba City, CA $9000

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This has some updates.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/856266862008368

“1952 jeep flat finder low mileage fun to drive summer vehicle no doors great deer hunt rig”

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1951 M-38? Clarkston, WA $3500

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This has a script tailgate, lacks the battery box lid, but has the grille hinges. So, I’m wondering if this has a replacement body. The engine is out.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/892772155740978

“1951 willys M38. Solid body and frame, roll cage, nice soft top and doors. Setup for Buick V6 currently, comes with a running L134 and parts to put it back stock. Has power steering and tilt column. Clean clear idaho title”

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Year? M-38 Stratford, CT $7350

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This is listed as a 1948, but I don’t see anything that would date it as a 1948. No description provided. Thanks to John for sharing.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/387300703689999

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1953 M-38 and 1948 CJ-2A Ringgold, GA For Trade

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Only the one pic provided.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2624317251052357

“Two jeeps one is 1952 military the other is 1948 civilian both have original motors that will run but need work to drive want to trade for 4×4 four wheeler what you got”

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1952 M-38? Vancouver, WA $10,000

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Listed as a CJ-3A, this looks to be an M-38 (with updates).

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1672292179929873/

“As the platform doesn’t see Willys as a brand this is why this is listed as “Jeep” True Millage is “unknow” but this is not an option 1952 Willys CJ3 72ish Ford 302 2bbl Carb 3spd Currently No fuel cell, it has disappeared Does run and drive Flat tow ready with proper truck”

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1952 M-38 Michigan City, IN $15,000

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This refurbed M-38 sports a Mercedes diesel engine.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3469310026715583

“Excellent condition. Never rusted. 1984 Mercedes Benz Diesel engine with an adapter to original drive train”

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1951 M-38 Newport, TN $8500

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This seems worth a closer look. Note that it also includes a trailer.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/378816924521342/

“I got a 1951 Military Jeep with matching trailer for sale. It did run but the battery is dead and I just haven’t felt like getting it going again, but it won’t take much. Serious inquiries only and No Trades.”

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1951 M-38 Glen Head, NY $14,000

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John spotted this M-38 on Long Island for sale.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/262461633474124

“Clean running 1951 m38 , used for recreation and for parades … don’t have time for it any more … everything is there besides the canvas top , needs a few things but is a strong running needs minimal to be show quality … come check out if your serious .. send me your number and we can talk over the phone”

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1951 M-38 Atwood, KS $2000

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Looks like it has a Pinto engine.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/876429487092601/

“1951 Willys M38. Has a Ford engine in it but the rest of the drivetrain is original. Was going to restore this one but don’t have the time. Does not have a title as the PO got it at an auction and recieved a CJ2A title. Paint is partially removed from the body with only small amount of surface rust. Sat in a shed for years. If this ad is up, it’s still available. Asking $2,000.”

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M-38 and CJ-3A? Prather, CA $5000

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Unclear how much value is here.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/553495556879040/

“A 51 and 52 have 95 percent of parts for both asking 5,000 obo and would include a complete 2001 Wrangler jeep 4 cylinder for $5500 bill of sale on one of Willy’s and have paperwork to other Willy’s, 2001 bill of sale”

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1951 M-38 Gardnerville, NV $3800

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It’s a project.

https://reno.craigslist.org/pts/d/gardnerville-1951-willys-jeep-m38/7661669983.html

“1951 Willys M38 project my son and I started a few years ago. He has since moved away and is busy building his career, so it is time for the M38 to go. It had a Buick V-6 oddfire which was no good, so we built up a GM slightly later model V-6, which is currently in the longblock stage. Have most of the parts and sheetmetal, just needs someone to finish. Have title.”

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1951 M-38 Gonzales, TX Auction

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This October 28 estate auction in Texas includes a wide assortment of interesting items, including this M-38 and a 1981 CJ-7 Laredo.

https://www.auctionzip.com/cgi-bin/photopanel.cgi?listingid=3861695&category=0&zip=&kwd

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1952 M-38 San Jose, CA Make Offer

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This has been sitting a long time.

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/cto/d/pacific-grove-1952-willys-jeep-m38/7662340487.html

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“I ran this ad last June and received several offers. Unfortunately I was on an extended trip and was not available for showing. So I am now rerunning the ad for the next 2 weeks and will respond to all questions. I will then respond to offers in the order of amount offered.

1952 m38 —- This jeep was 90% refurbished in 1989 from the frame up new wiring harness (24 volt), brakes, etc. Motor and trans ran like a top. It has not been started since 1989. After 1989 it was stored in a rough outbuilding and obviously shows it. I have all the parts, snorkel, seat frames, etc. I’m 70 and don’t need this project. Would like to sell by the end of September and now taking offers. Please serious inquiries only.”

 
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1951 M-38 Albuquerque, NM No Price

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Only the one pic.

https://phoenix.craigslist.org/cph/pts/d/albuquerque-1951-willys-jeep-model-mc-38/7660605211.html

“restore or for parts.
Will add asking price soon.”

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1952 M-38 Hubbard, OR $17,000

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Lots of updates to this M-38.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1134668490656268

“1952 willys . Runs great and in great shape ready for hunting season to get that big trophy this year! Help you carry it out for you. All paperwork all of auto records.”

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1952 M-38 Bennett, CO $7200

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This has a variety of updates.

https://denver.craigslist.org/cto/d/watkins-1952-willys-jeep-m38-v6/7650404853.html

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“This Willys M38 is in excellent condition except for the top.
There is a Clean, Clear Colorado Title.
It is modified to a low miles Buick V6 called the 231 Even Fire.
The clutch, pressure plate and throw out bearing are all new as well as the Brass Pilot Bushing in the back of the crankshaft.
It is a running, driving vehicle that needs a few little touch ups but overall it is a very good running machine.
The four shifters are as follows:
Three Speed with Reverse, Overdrive, 4X4 and the short one puts the entire unit in neutral.
You can shift into Overdrive in Every Gear.
All four tires are brand new, the brakes work excellent and the built on Winch is in perfect condition.
It is very fun to drive and it starts every time I have ever needed it.”

 
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3 CJ-2As, 2 CJ-5s, M-38 + Parts Glennville, GA $13,000

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $13,000.

(06/272023) Seller wants to sell as a lot. Only the 3 2as and 1 CJ-5 are pictured (unless the pics confused me).

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/653132376302885/

“Selling all my jeep stuff at one time,
49 CJ2A with title running driving stopping lots of new parts
Two 47 CJ2As one runs will shift 1st and reverse the other is complete drivetrain parts jeep
Two CJ5s one 1960s runs drives, other complete drivetrain parts jeep believe 55
M38 with new aftermarket tub in the middle of a frame off with a bunch of GPW stuff
2 engines already been through machine shop, 2 extra M38 tubs one maybe salvageable other parts, extra M38 frame, extra CJ frame
And a bunch of other parts, too many to list”

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1952 M-38? Grants Pass, OR $1800

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I can’t tell if this was an M-38 at some point or if it has a replacement body.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1433008517490654

“1952 Willy’s The jeep is in need of lots of help It was just brought to my property And it needs to leave my property I don’t need anymore yard art It Has a some kinda V8 motor No heads on the motor Bring a trailer I have title in hand no bank pay off no games.”

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1947 CJ-2A & 1951 M-38 Yolo, CA $500

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UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/17/2023) Unclear if they are $500 for both or not.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/913379499913048

“47 cj2a & 51 m38 parts”

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1950 M-38 Bullhead City, AZ $17,000

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Gotta love the hood’s paint job. Looks like a good build.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/247270289549336/permalink/1320453628897658/

“For Sale…1950 M38, Buick V6, 3 Speed Manual Transmission. Warn Hubs, Rancho Suspension, Tilt Steering Wheel, No Rust, Custom Roll Bar with Soft Top. Front Winch, Tow Bar, New Front Seats, (not the black ones pictured in first photo)Twist Release Seat Belts, Custom Storage Box, original rear seat frame, Custom rack with Bumber Jack and 2-5 Gal Gas Cans, 2 Ammo boxes, Spare Tire, mounted Axe and Shovel. CB Radio. New Battery. All the original brass dash information plates . Fired right up after sitting. Runs strong, needs fresh gas and a bath. This Beautiful Jeep is Senior owned and has been in storage for 10 years. Selling for my dad. Located in Bullhead City, Arizona. Asking $17,000. Obo”

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1951 M-38 Cascade, MT $5000

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Has an f-head, but runs and drives.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3537737283222801

“1951 Willys M-38 jeep. It is a veteran of the Marine Corps. Has the aluminum insulated arctic top but no doors. Starts,Runs,Stops. It has a newer style F-head engine and has been converted from 24v to 12v. Has a little rust through on passenger floor board and passenger rear quarter otherwise body is in good shape for its age. Price is negotiable obo. Also interested in trades

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1951 M-38 Vancleave, MS $6500

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It runs, but needs a little work.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/666763358115815

“M38 1/4 ton Utility Truck. S/N 29944. Military Jeep for sale, runs good. Needs exhaust and brake repairs. Seats are new.”

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