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1942 BRT MB Slat Grille Boise, ID **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: SOLD on eBay for 8628.

This is a unique jeep. It’s a Slat Grille with a Glove Box built for Britain. Read all about it below.

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UPDATES:
I’ve had a few questions on the signifcance of the BRT designation and why it is so unique.

What the BRT specifically stands for is “Britian” and it’s marked specifically on the data plate in the “mystery box” on the line that says “MAKE MODEL” “WILLYS MB” just above the Serial Number location.

The BRT marking makes this jeep specifically a British contract jeep. Produce by the Willys Factory specifically for export for the British military during the war. Exports contract negotiated happened before the US even entered the war. Making even the story of the BRT’s very interesting.

Eventually some of the British contracts request were filled with reconditioned vehicles due to American war needs. The actual number of BRT jeeps that were produced is very few and fewer survive today.

There is an excellent sections on Export jeeps specifically the BRT and specifically differences in markings and later modifications written by Peter Ferris in Lloyd White’s book “The Evolution of the Willys-Overland MB Jeep Volume 1” (chapter 8 for those of you that have the book; but if you would like to know where to get a copy of the book send me an email and I can set you in the right direction)

As noted earlier being that this slat has a glove box it is VERY rare, being that it has the BRT designation makes it even rarer. This jeep is one of the most unique, smallest production, most coveted jeeps of the war, and very deserving of a proper restoration.

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1945 MB Homestead, FL **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Features, MB • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was on eBay.

Elicier is selling this MB. Looks like a good solid jeep.

“FOR SALE IS A 1945 WILLYS MB. IT HAS MANY NEW AND ORIGINAL PARTS. THE ENGINE IS AT 0.010 STOCK NO SLEEVES. IT RUNS PERFECTLY. IT HAS THE ORIGINAL T-84 TRANSMISSION. THE ENGINE IS WW2 AS WELL AS THE WHOLE DRIVE TRAIN. THE ENGINE, TRANSMISSION, TRANSFER CASE, AND AXLES WERE REBUILT. THE JEEP HAS NEW PERIOD CORRECT WW2 WIRING. IT IS A FACTORY STOCK 6 VOLT.

IT HAS ALL NEW WW2 BEACH WOOD CANVAS UPHOLSTERY ON ALL SEATS. THE JEEP FINISHED RESTORATION IN DECEMBER 2013 AND TILL TODAY HAS ABOUT 1,000- 1,500 MILES IN IT. IT HAS PREFORMED FLAWLESS. IT HAS A CLEAR FLORIDA TITLE AND A VINTAGE STREET LEGAL 1945 PLATE. THE REASON WHY I’M SELLING IS BECAUSE I HAVE ANOTHER JEEP PROJECT AND OTHER VEHICLES I NEED TO LET GO. I HAVE ENJOYED IT FOR ONE YEAR AND I HAVE DECIDED ITS TIME TO MOVE ON AND HAND IT OVER TO A GOOD HOME. THIS JEEP HAS ABSOLUTELY NO RUST AT ALL.

IT HAS A WW2 SIREN ON. THERE ARE PHOTOS OVER THE USE OF THE JEEP SO SOME MIGHT NOT SHOW THE SIREN BUT IT IS INSTALLED AT THE MOMENT. I HAVE LINK OF THE VIDEO OF THE JEEP RUNNING. THE FUEL GUAGE IS NOT MARKING PROPERLY BUT ITS BECAUSE THE SENDER IS BAD I HAVE NOT TIME TO FIX IT. THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE TO ARRANGE SHIPPING AND COST. I WILL HELP LOAD.”

 

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1941? MB? Sweet Home, OR $1200

• CATEGORIES: MB

No pics provided.

“I have a 1941 WWII PROJECT Jeep. No paperwork, war jeep. Engine not installed, has mud tires, drive train, transmission. 2 front seats and bench back seat (black), plus roll bar. Front windshield folds down, glass is in good condition. The front of the frame was extended to take a larger engine, has engine cover, and 307 engine (you put it back together), some of the floor board was fixed. Primer grey color and pieced together.”

http://corvallis.craigslist.org/cto/4823267742.html

 
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2 MBs/GPWs Maui, HI **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $250

Josh spotted these jeeps.

“Two 1940’s WW2 type military jeeps…floating axles…
As is for parts etc….Located in makawao”

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1944 MB Charlottesville, VA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $14,000.

Not totally original, but looks like a solid parade jeep.

“This is a 1944 Willys MB that saw service in Europe from 1944 through 1945; was sold surplus following the war; current owner bought the jeep in Germany in 1987 and returned the jeep to Baltimore in 1989. Jeep is in perfect running condition, has no rust, and has original seats and canvas top; engine is not the original but is a 1945 original Willys engine. Original transmission, transfer case, and axles however. Has been converted to 12-volt and has a non-original electrical wiring harness. This jeep could be fully restored to show condition or used as-is. Given olive drab coat of paint with World War II markings in 2000.”

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1942 MB Pennsburg, PA $8500

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

Could be an easy restoration or drive as is.

“1942 Willys MB jeep. 4 cyl, 4 wd, 3 spd manual trans. In great shape for its age. Clean PA title and currently registered and inspected as a classic. It is road worthy now and I do drive it occasionally. Always stored inside. Asking 8500 obo”

http://philadelphia.craigslist.org/cto/4832299450.html

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1944? GPW Boise, ID **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB

UPDATE:  **SOLD** Was $1100

The dash has no glovebox.

“This is 1944 Jeep from World War II made by Ford. It has the original T84 transmission, transfer case, steering, radiator and axles. Windshield inner and outer frame is present. it’s a project that needs restoration. Transmission case was taken down and inspected but is usable and needs a rebuild. Seats are not original to the jeep. Front frame horns will need repair. Have an extra tub for parts. This jeep looks good in pictures but lots of bondo was used by someone. Lots of small misc parts will go with this to include canvas for seats, repro bumper, repro hat channels, fuel tank sump, and many small misc parts. Frame serial number confirmed is 198348. Data plates are missing. This vehicle has a title. This was a parts jeep that is why so many items are missing. No original wheels, engine, gauges seats or underhood items are left. I’m open to reasonable offers. If this add is up then its available.”

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Year? MB? Valley, AL **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $1500.

It’s a project/parts jeep.

“WWII Jeep
Did run when we parked it.
Looks mostly original.
This is definitely for enthusiasts. If you don’t know anything about these you probably don’t want it.
The longer this ad is up the more information I keep receiving from people educating me on what I have. It’s worth much more than $1500. But since that’s the price I decided on I’m not going to change it. However I have decided that the $1500 is a firm price. I hope someone with the money and time to restore it buys it. Would love to see it go to a good home. Cheers.”

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1943 MB Project Belgrade, ME **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000

“1943 Willys MB Jeep parts or complete the rebuild, most parts are there, the motor has an M-38 head on it, ran when parked and jeep was taken apart in hopes of frame off restoration. Divorce forces sale. Needs alot to make it back to spec. The big missing things are seats, wheels and tires, gas tank, and windshield. The body is in process of having holes repaired but is solid. Needs sandblasting completed, frame work, and small things like knobs and etc. Front bumper, Rt step panel, fuel tank well and rear body panel are aftermarket, everything else is vintage like the gauges, GPW script transfer case”

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Year? MB? Southern Indiana **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4000.

Unclear if it runs or not.

“WW2 willys mb gpw
Runs 5new combat wheels and tires
No rust on the frame all parts there”

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1942 Crawler Oxford, AL **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4000

Has an MB Slat Grille.

“Thinking about selling or trading my Crawler.. It’s a 42 Ford GPW with a 302 with Holly projection and Malory coil and distributor… Motor runs perfect bad thing is Transmission is bad.. Have it out already it’s a np435 with Dana 20 case.. 4 link rear with blue torch trusses and Fox shocks.. Front is still springs Dana 44 axles locked front and spool in rear.. Has big aluminum fuel cell.. 8k pound warn winch.. 36 tsls on bead locks $4000”

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1943 MB Visalia, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $5000

Needs work.

“Selling my 1943 MB this is complete original motor frame and body I do not have time to finish this this is a great collectors project It does run has all new break pads, wheel cylinders, master cylinder. the seats were removed before I got it as well and the fuel tank. I am asking $5,000.00 firm. these go for upwards of $15 to 20 thousand when restored. Pleas be a serious buyer if you can not afford it don’t ask to see it just for the sake of look see you will be wasting your time and mine.”

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1946 CJ-2A? Denver, CO $5000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB

No pics posted yet. Could be a wrongly titled MB/GPW as well.

I am selling my old 1946 willies army jeep. It does run. Offers welcome but because it does start I am asking at least $5000.00. I have the title and will only accept cash, no payments.

Contact through email only, highest bid takes it. But again, cash only. I would be willing to show but you will have to make an appointment…I will also post pictures tomorrow.”

http://denver.craigslist.org/cto/4817961518.html

 
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1942 MB Denver, CO $18,000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB • TAGS: .

It’s got MB tool box covers, but looks like it has a GPW front cross member.

“Restored 1942 willys MB.”

http://denver.craigslist.org/cto/4812082417.html

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1944 GPW Spanish Springs, NV **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** was $2000

(08/28/2014) Needs work.

Selling my 1944 jeep willys. 283 sbc motor. Rebuilt tranny & transfer case. New 33″ tires brand new bestop softop still in box. Super fun jeep. All new wiring but needs to be finished.”

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1943 MB Auburn, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Was $1750. **SOLD**

The engine and rear axles has been swapped (at the very least).

“1943 Willys – Overland Military Jeep…. This is a project vehicle… Jeep was found under a house, mummified…. Been there since 1968… Had to drag it out… Power train frozen… 4 cyl military motor had been swapped out with a 6 cyl Studebaker somewhere in the early 50’s…. That’s all the old gal could remember…. She said it was running when it went into it’s grave… Some parts are off motor, starter, generator… Does/did it run… No Idea… A family member started to get it running… Pulled tranny & transfer case… Found broken gears in tranny… Bought new,,, Included… Then started on transfer case… found reason for locked power train…. transfer case completely rusted solid… and so ended the repairs to the Jeep…. Have some manuals… included…Tub is in great shape…. No Rust… most all parts from original Military configuration seem to be there…. but you need to see and make up your own mind… This baby needs some TLC…. Jeep does roll but must have all wheels off ground to transport…”

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3 Flatties Fernley, NV **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** was $3500

Lots of parts here. One is MB/GPW.

“Great deal if you want to build a few willys jeeps one is a mb body style. No motors but lots of parts call for info”

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1944 MB Applegate, CA $4950

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Still Available

(11/07/2014) Powered by an f-head. Includes an overdrive.

“Genuine WWII Jeep. Not all stock/original. Still has appearance of the original though. Basically a farmer/hunter jeep. Been loved for years (since 1980) by my family. Move to smaller home motivates sale.
Some particulars:
Stock chassis, steering and suspension
Hurricane F-head 4 cylinder engine
T90 3speed transmission
D18 Transfercase
Overdrive
D44 rear axle
5.38 gears
Etcettera”

http://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/4796107507.html

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1945? MB? Tacoma, WA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE **SOLD** Was $2500.

It’s been customized.

“I am selling my Jeep… I bought it a little over a year ago, and have done a lot of work in starting to restore it. It has a 56 ford straight six engine, an old three speed manual transmission, 87 Toyota axles and is a lot of fun. I put on a new starter, single wire alternator, wiring harness, brake lines, and custom soft top. I bought it for 2500, and wanted to slowly build up parts to do a total rebuild. Unfortunately life gets in the way, so I am going to let it go. It is a ton of fun, and always grabs attention, and it could be someones dream car with a little time and patience.”

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1950? M-38? Ocean Springs, MS $6400

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: More photos added, including interior shots. It’s clearly a compilation of parts. It is listed as a 1950 M-38, but the body and fenders are MBish or aftermarket MBish. Unclear why there are no tool indents on driver’s side. 

“Must sell call with serious offer. One of a kind, great shape, we drive it often for fun/parades/etc. clean canvas, no tears, detachable doors included.. automatic v6 buick motor, electronic fuel, many spare parts. gas can on rear, ooga horn, very little rust solid..california car..everything works and qualifies for antique license. good tires and spare… Ill text more pix to you. Serious inquiries only. Great to drive for cruising the coast…..make an offer, will send pictures, call and I will text them or email them. ”

http://jackson.craigslist.org/cto/4791971178.html

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1942 MB Carmichael, NV **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $14,500.

(10/20/2014) This clean build includes interior diamond plating.

“42 Willy Jeep. 350 Small block Chevy (SBC), motor came out of a 1974 Corvette (about 20,000 miles on motor), 350 turbo automatic transmission, 1986 CJ5 axles, CD player, 6 x 9 speakers, amp, Warn locking hubs, 10 x 15 Weld racing rims, diamond plating throughout including the inside tub. Everything done from the bottom up.”

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1945 Tub Coupeville, WA $700

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB, Parts

Maybe someone can use this?

http://skagit.craigslist.org/pts/4776785552.html

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“Currently restoring a 1943 Ford GPW and bought this tub to replace my original tub that came with my Jeep. Had this tub for a little over 3yrs and was slowly prepping it for my restoration. While restoring the tub I found an original Ford GPW ACM Type I tub, so this one went into storage. Asked several of my Jeep friends if they wanted this tub and got no response, so its going up on here.

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1945 MB Wolfeboro, NH **Status Unknown**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: Was $700. **Status Unknown**

(11/01/2014) Might be a good price.

“1945 willys mb jeep builders project for off road or for restoration. solid frame body needs rockers ,floor is solid. no motor or transmission”

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1944 MB Charleston, SC **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $15,000.

Includes a total of five combat rims.

“FOR SALE: 1944 MB 307788 (frame #) with newly rebuilt engine MB 441194 (7-5-44) and what appears to be the original tub (#2109). This jeep comes with its own title.

$15,000 located in Summerville, SC.

I originally began this restoration in September of 2011. All of the major components (axles, transmission, transfer case, etc.) were opened, inspected and items repaired/replaced as needed. Installed reproduction MV Spares wire harness and utilizes the original 6-volt electrical system. The tub was taken down to bare metal with the rust-through areas replaced. By no means is this factory-style tub: I did not bother smoothing out the majority of the dents. The original bumper is not perfectly straight, either.

The MB engine was just recently rebuilt. The machine work was done in September 2014 and the engine was assembled in October. NO CRACKS were found in both the head and block. The pistons were bored out to .060. Number 4 cylinder was sleeved. The crankshaft mains were ground to .020 and the rods were .040. The machinist also removed the old valve guides and installed the new guides. The head was decked to ensure level.”

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1942? MB? Lawrenceburg, KY **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE:  **SOLD** Was $1700

(11/13/2014) No pics provided.

“This a 1942 (I think) Willys MB Jeep. It appears to all military except the headlights which appear to CJ 2 A type. Needs restoring. I bought it as a project and realize I have no time. Engine turns over, but I have not run it. It has a set of wheels from an M 151 and tires that hold air.”

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