M-38A1 Research Archives


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Year? M-38A1 Waldorf, MD No Price

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This one is listed as a 1945 ….

“Year: 1945
Make: JEEP
Model: CJ 4WD
Series: CJ7
Stock #: WA1181
Condition: Used
Exterior: Green
Interior: Graphite
Body: (US)
Transmission: Manual
Engine: 8 Cylinder”



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1952 M-38A1 San Antonio, TX $2800


No description provided. Might be worth a look.


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1955 M-38A1 Asheville, NC $3000


UPDATE: Price dropped to $3000.

(11/05/2016) Looks pretty straight. Will need work.

“This 1955 Jeep is a US Army M38A1. It has been switched over to a 12V system. It has an canvas top just like what would have been put on it in the 50’s. I was in the process of restoring it but rain out of resource to get the job done. It comes with several new parts and even has the original manual. Cash and pickup only. I will not work with a shipping company.”


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1960 M-38A1 Houma, LA $6950


Unusual driver’s step and a few other custom elements.

“Rebuilt, Runs, New Top, Sides, and Door. Heavy Duty Roll Bar, extra off road tires, military tires and wheels with deer carrier.”


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1953 M-38A1 Greers Ferry, AR $4000


Needs work. Has an interesting winch.

“1953 Willys M38A1. Looking for a good home for a restoration project. In great condition. No title, bill of sales only”


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1958 M-38A1 Largo, FL $3500


Might make an pretty easy restoration.

“1958 Jeep Willys M38 4×4 Fun to drive all original military vehicle $3,500 obo”


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1970 M-38A1CDN Colchester, VT $2000


A pretty rare late model Canadian M-38A1. Engine looks good, but needs body work at the ver least.

“Selling a 1970 m38a1 CDN 3 military Jeep. I bought it last year to fix up but I have too many projects. It runs good. It will need batteries, fuel tank repaired, body work all the way around. It needs the front passenger side axle shaft replaced as well. The frame is good, needs the rear cross member. Includes the soft top hard ware and metal pieces for doors and side curtains. Comes with a set of nice fenders from a DJ. I have the front seats also. Sold with a bill of sale only as VT does not title vehicles over 15 years old. Located in Colchester, VT. I can get it loaded on your trailer. Cash only, no trades.”


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1955 M-38A1 Fort Pierce, FL $15,000

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Nice looking M-38A1.

“1955 Military Jeep. This is a communications model jeep, which has an overdrive transmission. The jeep was restored a few years ago, and the only part of the jeep that is not correct is the rims and tires. They were changed out for a more comfortable ride on the pavement. I do not have the original rims and tires anymore. The jeep runs and looks great. $15,000 OBO. Serious inquires only, and no brokers please. Clean Title and ready to go.”


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Year? M-38A1 Pensacola, FL $11,500

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It’s listed as a 1950, so might be a 1960?

“Korean War Era Willys M38A1 Jeep
Perfect for hunters and collectors
Doors and extra carburetor included”


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M-38A1 Body Kit Northfield, MN $4100


I don’t know what the usually run.

“1953 Jeep M38A1 body tub kit. Includes tub, fenders, hood and windscreen. All sandblasted, primed and painted the correct Korean War Green. Windscreen has new glass and new correct weather strip. Some extras include body reflectors, seat brackets front and rear, firewall cover plugs and more. More pictures available. ”



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1952 M-38A1 Woodbridge, VA $6500


UPDATE: Still Available.

(05/29/2015) Has some rust.


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“1952 USMC version. Running condition and partial rebuilt. Own a piece of military history made in America. I personalized this to Olive Drab like the Army Jeeps, but the true USMC version is painted in Mountain Green, which is just a dark green color. With some minor work, you can have this ready for the July 4th parade or just a weekend vehicle to show off.

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1953 M-38A1 w/Trailer Genada, MS $1300

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There appears to be value here.

“1953 Willis jeep with trailer. Trailer was made in 1964. Bill of sale only. I am told these did not have titles. I do not know but do know there is an antique tag on it. I saved this from going in the scrap yard. I am retired military and thought this would be a fun project. I have too many projects. The motor turns over with boost. Not firing. Overall needs tlc but oh what fun it would be running. This would never get stuck”


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CJ-2A, M-38A1, M-151, CJ-7 Lake City, FL $4000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-7, M-151, M-38A1

There are four different vehicles. I believe they are being sold as a lot.

“I have several jeeps and many parts, I have running driving jeep CJ7 has rebuilt 258 straight 6, and 3 speed. tub is in very good condition, has new brakes all around, new ignition, new coil, distributor, alt, and fuel pump, this was a military surplus vehicle as is all of the jeeps I have. I have a 1946 CJ2a, 1967 CJ5 Army MP, and a M151A1 Mutt. I have some pictures and will get more as I can. I have 2 military trailers I think they are m416 but I will look for the plates. Call or text if interested in any or want more info.”


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1953 M-38A1 South Coast, MA $11,000

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Looks nice.

“this is a frame off restoration original Korean -Vietnam war jeep it is 24 volts system
clean MA title in hand registered as a M38A1”


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1956 M-38A1 Mobile, AL $2500


Runs? Includes 3 winches.

“1956 willy’S jeep 4 cinders
3 winches
Great hunting vehicle
Not street legal’


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Year? DJ-3A/M-38A1? Guerneville, CA $7900


UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/18/2016) The is a DJ-3A body on a 4WD Chassis. It’s listed as a 1953 CJ-5, so possibly has an M-38A1 chassis.

“Selling a nice 1953 Jeep willys this car was rebuilt in and out. Runs grate 4cl gas engine stick shift. This is a fun car to drive in your day off. Please don’t call if you are not interested.”


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1952 M-38A1 Gold Country, CA $3000


UPDATE: Still Available.

If it runs it could be worth a look.

“1952 jeep for sale 3000obo … needs battery.”


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1955 M-38A1 Euless, TX $11,500

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UPDATE: Price dropped to $11,500.

(09/28/2016) Looks good.

“Fantastic condition. Texas title. Must See!!! Original Hurricane F-Head 134 CID 4 cyl, T-90 3 speed transmission, Dana 18 transfer case, Dana 27 front axle, Dana 44 rear axle. NEW PARTS brakes / brake lines , Firestone military non-directional tires (5), leaf springs and shocks, alternator (replaced the generator), carburetor, clutch, 12v headlights, canvas seat covers on the original seat frames/springs, canvas top and top bows, new/rebuilt steering components.”



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1964 M-38A1 Darlington, SC $2800


Runs, it appears worth a look.

“Old army jeep runs clean title just don’t need it. ”


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1955 M-38A1 Pueblo, CO $4900


It’s been stored for a while.

“I have owned this 1955 M38A1 Military Jeep for 39 years and for the past 29 years it has been stored indoors, it runs fine and is still in good shape. It has the original 4 cylinder overhead engine and has been rebuilt. Jeep body is original, brakes function but need some work.
I always intended to restore it to the original military look but lost interest and hope that someone else can take up where I left off.”






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Year? M-38A1 Mobile, AL $13,500

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Appears worth a look.

“Korean War Era Willys M38A1 Jeep
Perfect for hunters or collectors
Doors and extra carburetor included”


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3 M-38A1s & 5 CJ-5s Saugerties, NY


UPDATE: Still Available. 

“Cleaning up jeep collection. 3 m38a1s, 5 cj5’s and parts. Some run , some soaking and may be runners.
1 M38a1 fully marked and original, cranks but won’t start-2500.00
2 m38a1 parts or fix 24 volt 1000.00 each
m38a1 24 volt motor-700.00
cj5’s 500-1500.00
Nicest cj5 with slot wheels-fiberglass body and nose-3800.00
Come look and make offers. ”



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1953 M-38A1 Little Rock, AR $3500


It runs. Could make a good restoration project.

“I have a 1953 m38a1 jeep. It runs great and four wheel drive works great. Something rare on this one is I have the title to it. Price is $3500. ”


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1953 M-38A1 Falcon, CO $4500


This was a Marine Corps jeep that has Radio data plates.

“I have an 1953 M38A1 Marine radio jeep with all the plaques in place. It runs , drives, and stop but dose need TLC ,”






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1952 M-38A1 Auburn, CA $6500


I don’t often see a hood scoop on an M-38A1/CJ-5 hood. I thought that was interesting. Has lots of other updates.

“Family owned Jeep for the last 19 years, time to let it go. New projects.
Body style is a CJ5 style.
Dana 30 front, ARB open knuckles and disk brakes, 5.38 ratio
Dana 44 offset rear,drum brakes, 5.38 ratio
Leaf Spring suspension with spring over
Warn front hubs
Tires are 33″ plus spare
Motor is a Ford 302 with Holley Pro-Injection
Transmission is a manual 4 speed T-18
Transfer case is a Dana 18
Warn overdrive
After market radiator and Mark VII electric fan
High output Alternator
On board Air
Ice chest rack and spare tire carrier
Warn 8274 winch 8000# ( I may keep the winch depending on selling price of jeep, these are worth $2k)
Soft top and soft doors
Extra set of stock front axles”


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