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1945 MB Deary, ID **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $600.

It’s rough.

“Has Toyota 22re engine, needs a carburetor.”

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1942 Flattie Carlsbad, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: , , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $16,000

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“42 Bodied Jeep

* Off Road/Street Legal Smog Exempt
* 350 Fuel Injection Chevy
* 3 spd Auto Trans
* Power Steering
* 4 Wheel Disc Brakes
* Heavy Duty/Overkill Drive Train
* Built for Glamis, Ocotillo Wells, Borrego, Hammers, and Street
* Complete Mechanical Rebuild/New Fall 2013
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1943 MB Hoisington, KS Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: MB

Seller has listed this at $10,000, but also suggest you make an offer. Appears to have some mods.

“1943 Willys MB in pretty good shape for the age. Runs and drives. Mostly original but not 100%. Has combat wheels and good tires. LOTS of spare parts. Clean KS title. Make Offer.”

http://topeka.craigslist.org/cto/5358933347.html

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1942 MB Slat Grille Alvin, TX Make Offer

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It’s a project.

“I recently bought this WWII 1942 serial number 112111, Willys slat grille Jeep to restore. But, after I realized the rarity of this model and everyone has been wanting to buy it from me, I decided to offer it up for TRADE only. What I really want is a late WWII Ford built GPW Jeep that is in far better condition or much farther along in a restoration. I’m not interested in trading for anything other than a FORD made Jeep that is in BETTER condition than this far more desirable slat grill Jeep that I have. I’m NOT going to sell the Jeep, only trade it for a GPW.

This Willys MB has no title, is not running, but the engine is not locked. The engine and transmission are from a later civilian Jeep. There is rust in the body but not terrible. It appears that the body had been sandblasted at some point and then someone patched the floors and bondoed over dents. Over all, this Jeep is in far better condition than most of the unrestored Jeeps I’ve found.”

http://houston.craigslist.org/cto/5359865900.html

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1942 MB? Overton, NV **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** was $8500

(07/30/2015) Has an updated motor and some other mods. It appear it hasn’t been licensed since being in Alaska.

“1942 Willys Jeep has 298 Ford v8 engine, 5 military tires, has new canvas seats. $8500 obo call”

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MB #1163 — A Colorado Work Jeep

• CATEGORIES: Features, MB

An autoevolution article shares the story of this slat-grille MB. It continues to be used.

http://www.autoevolution.com/news/1941-willys-jeep-built-on-second-day-of-production-still-runs-as-a-work-truck-102729.html

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1942 MB Denver, CO **SOLD**

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UPDATE: **SOLD** Was No Price.

Looks in good in shape.

“Restored Willys Jeep. Still needs some minor touches to complete. Always stored inside. Motor has been completly rebuilt, transmission rebuilt, new body. Original frame, motor, transmission, and front grill everything else is new and bought from Willys Overland. Serious inquires only, not desperate to sell”

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1945 MB Rochester, MN $12,000

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Looks solid.

“1945 Willy Jeep Model MB. Restored to very good condition. Runs great, has recently been driven. $12,000 firm. Drive home a piece of history!”

http://rmn.craigslist.org/cto/5348149735.html

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1944 MB Baltimore, MD $3500

• CATEGORIES: MB

Lots of work needed.

“Hi all, I am selling my 1944 Willys MB United States Marine Core Jeep. This is an MZ-2 model, which out of 600,000 MB’s produced, only 210 were MZ-2 radio jeeps. It has the original tub and frame, but a later CJ-2A engine that is free turning (am trying to get running).
Will trade for a dodge power wagon (1946-1968) or Willys FC-150 or FC-170.
Includes original and matching tub and frame, original axles, original MZ-2 windshield, original hood, original pintle hook, original transmission and transfer case, 3 combat wheels, 1 CJ wheel, and a later CJ-2A motor that is free spinning. It has the frame tag”

http://baltimore.craigslist.org/cto/5347260688.html

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1942 GPW Des Moines, IA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was No Price.

(11/12/2015) Only the one pic.

“1942 Willy’s clean title good restoration project.Original engine turns freely. Interested in campers, other vehicles, or cash. Let me know what you have.”

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1945 MB Bishop, TX $2500

• CATEGORIES: MB

The sides have been cut.

“1945 Willys Jeep. Have owned for 15 years. Runs great. Manuel Engine. I have a list of receipts of things that have been fixed. Rebuilt engine. Wanting to get rid of because I don’t have the time for it anymore. Has been a great toy/hobby.”

http://sanantonio.craigslist.org/cto/5345565673.html

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1943 MB Las Vegas, NV **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Was $1500. **SOLD**

Looks like a good price.

“1943 willy’s jeep w/ v6and three speed. New tires, shocks and springs.”

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1945 MB Selmer, TN **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $7500.

Might make a good starter for someone.

“1945 Jeep, Runs and drives good. Recently had new radiator installed and a few other things. I am not a military collector nor a mechanic. I’ve had it for about 6 months and seldom drive it. There is a hole in the hood that is covered with camo net I have a firm price of $7500.00. ”

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1946? MB/M-38 Desert Hot Springs, CA *SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: M-38, MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3000.

This has combat rims and other mb parts. The body looks to be an M-38. No description provided.

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1943 MB Boise, ID $1000

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UPDATE: Still Available.

This has an unusual top.

“Vintage Willy’s Jeep, for sale as is. Been in the family for many years.
Will be in Salmon next week to show the Jeep if you are interested.”

http://eastidaho.craigslist.org/cto/5311954387.html

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1942 MB El Toro, CA $2225

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2225.

There have been some updates, but still may be worth a look.

“I am selling my beloved 1942 Willys in the military army jeep it has the famous warn to speed overdrive that is always so hard to find for collectors and it works perfectly. Is overdrive allowed me to come to be driving 55 mph, a brand-new CJ 5 3 speed transmission put in about 1000 miles ago A upgraded transfer case with inch and a quarter output it ran perfectly when I put it away 15 years ago and has not run since it has no driver seats and is in good shape for its ageit needs to be restored but it does run shift perfectly four-wheel-drive works perfectly breaks used to work but they have not been operated for 15 years this is one of those elusive barn finds that everybody always talks about this jeep has a CJ 2 grill and CJ 2 windshield is not original 6 V but it runs better on 12 volts and that’s how I drove it for the for the past years it is currently non-op with the DMV”

http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/5341841903.html

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1942 MB? Auberry, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SLD** Was $1200.

(09/08/2015) This might have a civilian chassis (at least I don’t see rear floating tubs).

“1942 Jeep Willies A.
Hard Top can be sold with or without vehicle…. Body is straight, motor is a Buick V8 with 4 speed overdrive. Must go now! CASH talks.
downsizing ranch. All must go now…
Health forces sale
Best cash offers considered”

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1943 MB Wildomar, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4000.

Appears to be a mix of parts.

“Got awesome history badass cool jeep. my cash price or a truck that I’m in need of is the only 2 options I can think of. Basically I need a good clean truck for work. Any ideas contact me if there’s a will there’s a way.”

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1945 MB Inland Empire, CA $10,500

• CATEGORIES: MB

Looks solid. The transmission cover plate is loose for some reason.

“1945 Willys MB – DOD 3/4/45 WWII
Mostly complete, there has been plenty done, and there is still plenty to do.

Engine appears to be post-war L134.
Needs body work”

http://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/5330060119.html

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1943 MB? Hemet, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500.

Has an MB/GPW body, but the incorrect rear hubs.

“A project. Need tlc would be fun jeep it set up for off roading warn trams with over drive. V 8 motor 1962 buick 215. 4 barrel carb holly Only bill of sale. It needs starter”

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1942 Flattie Orangevale, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4500

(09/13/2015) It’s got a variety of updates. Needs a little work

“1942 flat fender on cj5 chassis. Corvette 327 with TH350 trans. Edelbrock performer intake with Edelbrock 750 carb. Runs great. Plenty of chrome. Newly installed B and M shift kit with quicksilver shifter. Needs seat belts, shifter cable, and a little time. Cool jeep. Serious inquiries only. Trade for boat? Commuter car?”

 

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1947? MB San Gabriel Valley, CA $7200

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB

UPDATE: Still Available.

(08/22/2015) It’s an MB with a 2A body.

“This Willys is a true survivor. The id number is a MB number, but is considered a 1947 by the DMV. The tub is a MB. The jeep was modified for a film to look like a M38. The driver side has been smoothed over with bondo at some point, but the ribs for the tools can be seen on the inside.
The window is post war as well as the M38 grille. The jeep will need to be seen.
It needs tlc for sure but is a driver.
I have the window rubber, just no glass.
The engine is what I can best figure is a 1953 F-Head Hurricane engine. It has the generator, but is wound to a 12v system.
It has Model A tail lights.
The tires are new as of July 22nd. I also had Willys hand painted on the rear tailgate, as well as a personal tribute to a fallen family member, as well as a WWII Kilroy was here.
I am fixing it up as I keep driving it. If it doesn’t sell for my price, I will be fixing it up and keeping it. ”

http://inlandempire.craigslist.org/cto/5323923273.html

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1942 MB/CJ-2A Mountlake Terrace, WA $1500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB

A combination of parts.

“Jeep has only a few rust spot’s. easy fix. motor rolls over so it will run. needs fuel pump, electric wire harness. it is titled as a 42′ with a 48′ body and motor. have original 42 motor, that is froze but rebuildable. have soft top and doors for it,”

http://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/pts/5323274394.html

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1943 MB Carthage, NY **SOLD**

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UPDATE: Was $12,000. **SOLD**

This was brought back from Europe.

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“For Sale
1943 Willys MB
$12,000
Located in Carthage, NY

This is an original WW2 Jeep brought over from Europe in 2010. It was restored sometime in the late 80’s to early 90’s in Belgium. I bought it in Germany from one of my high school teachers in 2005 and over the years it has become part of the family. I have put a lot of time and money into this vehicle and hate to see it go but my life has taken an unexpected turn and the wife says I can’t sell one of the kids so here it is.
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1945 MB East County, CA $2800

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Price dropped to $2800

“1945 Willys MB – in good running condition, Chevy small block – 350, manual transmission, transfer case, newer tires, brakes recently done, new”

http://sandiego.craigslist.org/esd/cto/5315694469.html

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