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1942 MB w/Trailer Ann Arbor, MI $15,000

• CATEGORIES: MB

This has 1700 HP?

https://annarbor.craigslist.org/cto/d/ann-arbor-vinatge-rare-find-jeep-with/6781372832.html

“beautiful yellow factory refurbished jeep with trailer for sale. 1700 horse power. email for more details. from the world war 2 era”

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1943 MB Cambridge, MN **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1800.

Has a few updates.

“1943 willys jeep, military vintage, 1969 225 V6,3 speed, full floater rear axle, currently NOT RUNNING, price reflects this, has storage in rear wheel wells , mileage unknown”

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Year? MB Lindenhurst, NY **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3000.

Will needs work.

“Military antique Jeep Willy. Unsure of the year but likely a 40s model. Power turns on. No paperwork, has key. Would be great project car.”

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1946? Flattie Riverbank, CA $4000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(12/05/2018) Has some Desert Dog tires. The body and grille look to be MB/GPW.

https://modesto.craigslist.org/cto/d/modesto-1946-willy-jeep-project/6761936145.html

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“Excellent project.
1946 Willy’s Jeep , has Buick V6 in it . Warn overdrive .”

 

 
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1941? MB Slat Grille Marana, AZ **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $5000.

Has potential.

“Willys MB army jeep , slat grill minimal rust , pretty firm on price will consider partial trade for 1919 Browning or BAR , I have an early small distributer engine that goes with it . This is all American genuine steel not repo. These jeeps are getting extremely hard to find,”

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Year? MB? Escalon, CA $500

• CATEGORIES: MB

There may be some value here.

https://modesto.craigslist.org/cto/d/escalon-willys/6780020609.html

“wartime willy’s body and parts , first 500 takes it. can’t find title”

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1942 MB? Nampa, ID **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4500.

(12/14/2018) It runs.

“I have a 1942 Jeep Willy’s flat fender all original runs but needs some work tires on will go with for right price otherwise it will have original wheels and tires 4500 with original wheels 6000 with aftermarket wheels and tires”

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1943 MB Atascadero, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD**

Seller has the jeep priced at $7500 with the radio gear and $3500 without it.

“I have a rare 1943 Jeep used by the USMC in both WW2 but also Korea. It started life out as a radio jeep with about 2000 made. It’s a project consisting of a tub, frame, axles, windshield, July 43 dated motor, grill, hood, and later wheels. Will sell only the jeep or I do have most of the radio gear for it some shown in the pictures. Nows your chance to own not just any WWII flat fender jeep but a real combat vet. These jeeps where sent overseas and where one of the few vehicles to come back. It is unit marked also. 3500 for the jeep without the radio gear 7500 with”

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Year? MBish Frankfort, NY $7500

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

Lots of mods on this playtoy.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2209310236060748

“Fun offroad toy. Ready to run anywhere (literally) . Looking to trade it. Would be interested in a side by side 4×4 utility type. Like a John Deere Gator or Kawi Mule type sxs. Also interested in trading for a K10 square body chevy short box Also hot rods, running or projects of equal value. No bikes. Edit: this is an offroad rock crawler. Comes with bill of sale only. Do not expect to drive this home”

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1943 MB Lapeer, MI $2500

• CATEGORIES: MB

Could be worth a look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2089966117893364

“1943 willys looking for a good home,”

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1943 MB Evanston, WY **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $13,500.

(11/20/2018) Has a unique rear bumper.

“1943 willys mb A lot of original pieces to much to list New brake lines fuel lines electrical Wiring harness gas tank repaired Etc Comes with tons of spare parts and 1943 dated materials and bag fuel tanks water tank etc”

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1945 Rio Linda, CA $3500

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Still Available. Includes an overdrive.

(08/07/2018) Has some updates.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/301765093952786

“This Jeep has a 4 cylinder from a 1983 CJ5… It is a 2. 5 L Iron Duke engine.. bellhousing is ready for a V8. Has a T-10 transmission and Overdrive. Wonderful project Jeep everything is there just needs a little fine-tuning… Runs and drives”

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1943 MB Tellico Plains, TN $10,000

• CATEGORIES: MB

Some mods on this one. The front frame rails have been reinforced.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/688648744844192

“WW2 1943 Jeep Willys. 1/4 ton 4 wheel drive flat head 3 speed. Runs great, brand new tires, newly rebuilt engine, new battery, exhaust, new everything just about it. If you have any questions please feel free to ask”

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1944 MB Pismo, CA $10,500

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/13/2018) It looks like the windshield has been repaired/built from a CJ-2A Windshield. No description provided.

https://losangeles.craigslist.org/lgb/cto/d/1944-mb-willy/6750202803.html

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Year? MB? & 1956 M-38A1 Gold Country, CA $4500

• CATEGORIES: M-38A1, MB

What looks to be an MB/GPW has an M-38 body. Seller would prefer to sell these as a package.

https://goldcountry.craigslist.org/cto/d/vintage-jeeps-for-sale/6756677981.html

“I’ve got two Jeep’s I want to sell. One is a 1956 Willy’s and the other is a 1947 Ford. I also have a set of four new wheels and tires mounted and balanced. I would love to sell it all together if possible. Both have engines. But I have not started either. Clean titles. Call me if interested in the package, or make me an offer on one.”

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Year? MB? Great Falls, MT Best Offer

• CATEGORIES: MB

It’s a mix of CJ and MB/GPW parts.

https://greatfalls.craigslist.org/pts/d/willys-jeep-project/6757265591.html

“For sale…..
BEST OFFER
this is a Willys and it is rough. Been on the farm sitting since atleast 1987
No title”

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1943 MB Smokey Point, WA $1200

• CATEGORIES: MB

Project.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/cto/d/1943-willys-mb/6755892373.html

“I have a 1943 Willys MB438804. This is a parts jeep, look at the photos and read the listing before asking questions please. Jeep does not run. Frame, axles, wheels, drums, steering, and non running v6 ford motor. No transmission or gearbox, just what is pictured.”

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1944 MB Hesperia, CA $2000

• CATEGORIES: MB

No powertrain.

https://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/d/1944-willys-jeep/6752118164.html

“1944 willys flat fender as shown no engine, trans. Or transfer case.
Clean title in hand,current non op.”

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1944 MB Dana Point, CA $500

• CATEGORIES: MB

Has some potential.

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/d/1944-willys-jeep/6753533872.html

“This is a rough rolling shell, it’s a project and is missing the engine and transmission. Comes with a bill of sale only. It is a WWII Willys MB Jeep.”

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1954 CJ-3B/MB Sioux Falls, SD $1800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B, MB

This highhood MB is different.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2080693158859544

“1954 Willys CJ 3B project keep F-134 Hurricane strong motor needs restoration but will be an awesome project. Drove into the building and started to dismantle. Has two brand new seats. Asking $1800.00”

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1948? MB Comanche, OK $2000

• CATEGORIES: MB

Listed as a 1948, it looks to be an MB.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/504881403360814

“1940’s Willys Jeep. Starter turns over, but we pull start it. Won’t idle very long before dying. Smokes pretty bad. Everything seems to be there, except for original carburetor and oil filter canister. New bearings in transfer case. All military manuals included.”

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1945 MB Damariscotta, ME $2000

• CATEGORIES: MB

Rough.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/491991701210187

“45 willys MB, rear end front end, drives shafts, brakes and brake lines done, transmission/transfer done, needs restoration have all original parts $2000”

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1942? MB? Longview, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was Free.

Rob shared this one. Can’t beat the price on this one!

“1942 Jeep tub and frame. Was going to make it into a rat road. But things have changed. $100 you come get it. No paperwork. Just tub and frame missing one front leaf spring. Diff covered were left off from previous owner. Going to scrap if someone doesn’t buy it.”

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Steve McQueen’s 1945 MB **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Auctions, MB

UPDATE: Steve McQueen’s jeep sold at a UK auction for $108,000! Read more here: https://www.autoclassics.com/posts/news/steve-mcqueen-jeep-auction (it sold at auction in 1984 for $6000).

Thanks to Rennie for sharing the news that Steve McQueen’s former MB will be up for auction. You can read about it at Autoblog or see the auction information here:

http://www.silverstoneauctions.com/steve-mcqueens-1945-willys-jeep-mb

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“We are incredibly pleased to offer this Willys Jeep, delivered on 7th July 1945 (as stamped on the data plate), which was formerly part of Steve McQueen’s vast car collection. This Jeep was sold as Lot 532 at the ‘Steve McQueen Estate Auction’ on 24th – 25th November 1984 at the Imperial Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada, to a lucky bidder, a Mr J. McClughan of New Braunfels, Texas for $6,000, some ten times the going rate for a WW2 Jeep.

It is being sold with the Bill of Sale signed by Kenneth Zifferen, Co-Trustee of the McQueen Children’s Trust, the Certificate of Authenticity from the Steve McQueen Estate Sale in Las Vegas, the original auction Catalogue from the Estate Sale, and the original advertisement flyer. Our vendor purchased this from Mr McClughan’s estate who we believe was the third owner after the US army and Steve McQueen. The original blue Californian license plates are also included in the sale and are dated for road use until 31st October 1980 indicating the Jeep was available for use right up until Steve McQueen passed away only a week later.

Since being imported to the UK, this important Willys Jeep has been renovated and fully recommissioned exactly as it would have been in McQueen’s ownership by marque specialists and leading Jeep experts, Jeeparts-UK Ltd. It is supplied with a NOVA reference number, an application for first registration has been made to the DVLA and expected that a UK V5c will be available at time of sale. Full EU and UK taxes have been paid. It will also arrive at the sale with an MoT and a dating certificate from the Military Vehicle Trust. This fabulous motorcar offers superb provenance and is an unrepeatable opportunity to acquire a significant Willys Jeep once owned and driven by the coolest man in Hollywood.”

 
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1943 GPW Grass Valley, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $8500.

The front gussets have been removed and the frame reinforced. The rear lids appear to be MB (flat), but I the angle isn’t good to get a full view of them. The engine and tranny are civilian (not *period correct*, but functional). I’m sure it would make a fine parade jeep.

“This is one of the cleanest GPW’s you will find. Clean CA title in my name. Body is mint, likely rebodied or a lucky survivor? Many of the components have yet to be drilled or mounted. The frame is all ford as evidenced by the front cross member. Engine is Willy’s flat head, trans is t90, all period correct and acceptable conversions. I have the parts shown in the photo along with new data plates, and two f script front seat frames that need some work. This vehicle drives well, turns, stops, etc… I thought I would keep it forever but found an older one I had to have. Do your research, I will not negotiate over the phone, come look and fall in love with this great piece of history.”

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