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1945 MB Los Banos, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $6500.

Mostly stock.

4wheel drive, manual tranmission, new tires, still has military placards on glove box, and original 4 cylinder for any more information please”

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1944 MB St. Petersburg, FL **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was Make Offer.

70% complete?  I can’t tell what’s missing.  Maybe it’s apart?

“70% complete… original drive-train, original go-devil flathead 4 cylinder, new canvas on front seats & rear bench seat, 12 volt, runs good, no rust, needs brakes”

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1942 MB Spokane, Wa Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: MB

I doubt there’s much salvagable.  Maybe it’s not as bad as it looks?

“1942 jeep willys body make offer call pete 216-6627”

http://spokane.craigslist.org/pts/1456941173.html

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1945 MB Reno, NV **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $10,000.

It looks like some money has been spent on this rebuild.

“This is a completely restore 1945 Willys , new everything no exspence was spared when building, Even the motor is brand new . It is only used to show and is hauled there on a car trailer, only 30 miles on everything. I also have a brand new full complete soft top that has never been installed and tons of extra parts mostly left over. I might consider partail trades. I have all the paper work and pictures of the jeep during its rebuild,Also a clean title.”

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MB? Bakersfield, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2000.  I should have looked closer at this one.  It looks like an MB to me.  Note the MB fender, no drain holes at the steps, what appears to be a glove box in the dash, and the steering. This was listed as a ’51 CJ-3A.

(10/30/09) It appears mostly stock with a little bit of old and a little bit of new.

“1951 Willys jeep all orignal runs good needs some work on the body and paint it will need a new radiator and some tlc it has a new master cylinder ,it needs the wheel cylinders replaced all of the 4wheel drive in tact and working this would be a great hunting vehicle the tires are in good shape it is on a non op and I have the pink slip in hand it has a tow bar and the top and doors are there they will need some frame work put on the Jeep to install them, this thing has so much character”

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1944 MB Paradise, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3500.

This looks in good shape.

“1944 militry jeep willys.3.1 v/6 odd fire.custom radiator,rollbar. all the rest is original.licenced and ready to go hunting,fishing or just out for some good old fashion fun.Comes with tow bar and hooks up easlly.Has reciepts for rebuilt trans with new custom clutch and rebuilt rear end.Climbs like a goot and pulls like a train”

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1944 MB Ocala, FL **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $7500.

That back loop looks a little low.

“It’s a willys on steroids gm v6 converted to 12 volts, 4 speed trans, new battery, power steering, tilt wheel, aluminum offenhauser high rise intake, carb, hedders, new dual exaust, slight lift, new tires, bikini top and full canvas top and doors. and it is great on fuel. very rare and will do 80 all day long. $7500 or trade for a flats boat, newer jeep wrangler, or 4×4 ranger, or?”

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1940s MB/CJ-2A San Luis Obispo, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB

1940s_mb_sanluisobispoUPDATE: **SOLD** Was $4700

I’m not sure what the model is.

We aren’t too sure of what exact year it is but we did find out that it could be in between the years of 41-51 body style. The engine we know was taken out of another jeep a little newer then the body. Its an F-head with the valve cover on top so it was taken out of a jeep from the years 53-63. We found that it’s very common for people to switch out the engines from that year because it’s better performance.   The jeep has very little rust and all of it is surface rust that we can find. It doesn’t have a transmission unfortunately or i would be driving it. i have a magazine that sells parts for jeeps and we found a transmission for it and it would only cost about 1500 dollars which isn’t bad for this old of a jeep. I would fix it up myself but i don’t have money and i really need a vehicle. Right now it’s an open title.”

 
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1945 Militarized CJ-2A – Sanford, ME **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $14,500

“Newly restored ”cloned Willys MB. This is a 1945 CJ2A modified to look like a 1944 MB. It is 99% done. It needs a little touch-up on the paint and a rear seat. I spent Thousands of dollars on new parts. I have all records of purchased items. I put one size larger tires on it to increase fuel mileage and travel speed. It runs and drives like new. The engine is smoke free and I changed the voltage to a 12-volt system for better lighting and dependability. I also added turn signals and a second rear brake light for safety. I also added new style seat belts to make it a safer vehicle. The entire Willys has been sandblasted primed and painted with late WW11 319 OD. I spent many hours disguising the CJ2A look. I would like to keep all the bags and supply’s that are all over it. The Shovel, Axe, Jerry can, rope and spare tire will stay with it.I still need to install the battery hold down. The top and seats are brand new, they are thicker than originals to make the ride a bit smoother. I also have a new glove box to install to make the dash look like the MB. The drive train is the way I bought it, so I don’t know how many miles are on them, but it goes down the road smooth.( I love it). The only reason for selling it is, I recently found a real 1942 GPW that needs restoring. I put about 1500 miles on it these past few months with no problems. The odometer reads about 7,000 miles. This is a nice vehicle that will last a long time with some care. Please call with any questions or if you want more pictures …. I also have some CJ3A parts for sale: Fisher plow set-up, complete windshield with new gaskets, new wiper motors, tool box cover, heater unit, new front seat frames, and complete drive line”

 

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1942 MB Riverside, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $5000

“HI, THIS IS A 1942 WILLYS FLAT FENDER WWII JEEP. ORIGINAL ENGINE, TRANS, & TRANSFER CASE. THIS JEEP IS 4 WHEEL DRIVE WITH LOW AND HIGH GEARING. RUNS GREAT. OVER ALL GOOD CONDITION. NEW UPHOLSTERED BUCKET SEATS. NEW BATTERY. STARTER HAS BEEN REBUILT. FOR MORE INFORMATION, ”

 

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Jeeps for sale Spring Valley/Lemon Grove, Ca

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, GPW (Ford MB), MB

UPDATE:  These were for sale back in July.  Chris sent these updated pics (which are close to what Simon sent) and writes that the seller is not interested in parting them out.

“I have around 10 to 15 original WWII Willy Jeeps for sale. The have original engines and are fixer uppers. If you are interested email me for pictures and more info.”

http://sandiego.craigslist.org/csd/cto/1258850495.html

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1942 MB Queensbury, NY **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $12,500.

“1942 willys MB “army jeep”. Completely restored 6 years ago. ONLY only 500 miles since rebuild.
RUNS LIKE A TOP, NEVER FAILS TO START, RUN, STOP, PERRS LIKE A KITTEN.  NEW:
steel tub, fenders, w/shield frame, hood, grill, seat pads, tires, gages, wire harnes, breaks, gas tank, all lines, master cyl, inner and outer tie rods etc etc etc.  REBUILT: 1946 cj-2 engine top to bottom, block line bored, turned crank, new pistones/rings, valves, carb, cam. Radiator recored used oe tanks.
Front and rear end completely gone though w/new seals and bearings.  Starter. both front and rear drive shaft(propeller shafts). Transmission and tranfer case.  spring rebuilt.  FRAME: straightened, frame hornes correctly repaired, rear x-member replaced. EVERY THING IS EITHER NEW OR REBUILT BUMPER TO BUMPER, TIRES TO WINDSHIELD AND STEERING.  IF IT IS NOT MENTIONS I JUST FOR GOT TO LIST IT. ANY ONE LOOKING TO BUILD ONE KNOW HOW MUCH TIME AND MONEY GOES INTO A FULL RESTO.  there are a decent amount of gpw parts on the engine  *********************************** PLEASE : NO TIRE KICKERS, NO LOW BALLERS, I DO NOT “NEED THE MONEY”.  ORIGINALLY BUILT THE JEEP FOR MY DAD(WWII VET), HE IS GETTING A LITTLE OLDER TO ENJOY IT ANY MORE.”

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Year? MB Britt, MN **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was Make Offer

“selling 40s willy jeep looks rought but good for parts, no rear end, call for offers”

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1945 MB Sacramento, Ca **sold**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE:  See comments.

This looks like a great price on a running MB.  It’s not completely original, but who cares at that price.

“1945 Willys Jeep for sale. Set up as hunting rig with double gun rack in between front seats. Operational 4WD. F-Head motor which starts and runs. Tow bar attached. PTO winch. Comes with 2 sets of tires and wheels (5 in each set). Can arrange delivery within a reasonable distance. Price negotiable within reason, feel free to try me. Thanks!”

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Year? MB? Sykesville, MD **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3500.

There’s one whole jeep shot, but it’s from a distance.

“CJ 2a runs and drives and is very reliable. All the gauges work as do the lights. You pull the choke hit the key and it starts every time. MB grill and flip up headlights. M38 oil filter and air cleaner. Bigger brakes than stock and factory 5.38s. The jeep has been converted to 12 volt and has a new one wire GM alternator. It has very good tread 31s. New seat belts front and rear. [img]http://i141.photobucket.com/albums/r69/b4wscrambler/IMG_1721.jpg[/img]
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[img]http://i141.photobucket.com/albums/r69/b4wscrambler/IMG_1920.jpg[/img] I really like driving this around with my kids and want it to go to a good home. $3500 OBO.  Jeep is in Sykesville Md, 21784″

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1944 MB Valdosta, Ca Price?

• CATEGORIES: MB

1944_mb_valdostaThe seller claims to have put $7000 into this jeep.  I can’t tell that much has been spent.

“GOT $7000 IN TO IT BUT ITS VALUE IS AROUND $10,000 THE JEEP IS UPGRADED AND I WOULD RATHER HAVE CASH BUT I WILL SWAP FOR A 96 OR NEWER JEEP WRANGLER, FLATS BOAT OR?”

http://valdosta.craigslist.org/cto/1405064126.html

 
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1942 MB Brooklyn, NY **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $28,500.

Are those square lights on the back?  That sound was the price dropping …

“Restored 1942 Jeep Willys…Most of the parts are original very few were changed because its hard to find parts for this car [jeep]”

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1942 MB Airmont, Ny $18,000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: , .

This looks more than complete with all the extras.  Check out the image folder to see LOTS of pics.

“For sale is a beautifully restored original WWII 1942 JEEP WILLYS MB. We are asking $18,000 but all offers will be considered. I have lots of photos of the Jeep and all the things that are included: http://picasaweb.google.com/aterrimusimg/1942JeepWillysMB?feat=directlink .  The Jeep is located in Airmont, Rockland County, NY. Manual transmission, 3 speed forward and 1 reverse, V4 engine, regular gas, chassis # ORD 207789. All gauges are working ….”

http://newjersey.craigslist.org/cto/1397520052.html

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1944 MB Tucson, Az $1000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

UPDATE:  Simon called the seller and discovered the tub is civilian.

It’s got some side rust and needs some drive train.

“WWII army jeep. No engine or title. In need of restoration.”

http://tucson.craigslist.org/cto/1396507907.html

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1945 MB Manassas, Va **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB), MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2500.

This looks rough.

“email for more details, Nearly 100% original, Restoration project, rough body but repairable. mid ’45 production, mid ’44 GPW engine, Titled.”

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1942 MB Walla Walla, Wa $1500

• CATEGORIES: MB

1942_mb_wallawallaUPDATE:  Price dropped to $1500

(06/08/09) This is an MB mixed with an 80’s Toyota of some type?

“1942 Willys with Toyota running gear (Engine a 22R, 4 speed manual tranny, tranfer case and axles are all out of an ealry 80’s Toyota). Tires are 38 inch Gumbo Monster Mudders Radials, siped with 60-70% tread left. This rig is open front and rear with stock gears and keeps up with fully locked, re-geared rigs. It is a pure mountain machine, its light, very flexy and extremely capable in mud and snow. I would consider selling the jeep for less without the tires but will not sell the tires without the jeep.”

http://kpr.craigslist.org/cto/1395691995.html

 
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Builds: Boomer’s 1942 Slat Grille

• CATEGORIES: Builds, MB • TAGS: .

If  you weren’t following it, Boomer, James and I were have a short conversation about Slat Grilles and how there are only a few Slat Grilles buit with a Glove Box.  Apparently, early MBs (1941 dated slat grill) did not come with a glove box (maybe I was the only person who didn’t know that …). Glove boxes were not added till ser# 120680 (early to mid Feb. 1942).  It made realize how little I actually know about Slat Grilles beyond the slat grille itself.

Boomer mentioned that he has a MB with the serial# 122723 born  February 26, 1942.   Glove boxes were added about a week before his was built.  Of course, at that point I said ‘tell me more & send me pics’!  Thanks for sharing!

Boomer not only sent some pics, but provided some nice history.  My slat came from the original owner, who bought it 1946. It was originally bought from an Army Air station in Maine.

Total slat grill production was approximately 25,000 units or  approximately 3  percent of total WW2 jeep production. Of those, only about 10 to 15 percent were equipped with a glove box. My research suggest there are barely 150 running/restored slat grills left in existance world wide.


Regarding the trailer, it was saved by me from a local farm. It was being used as a horse trough. Date of delivery was June 1943.  It was made by Willys, otherwise known as MBT.

This is how I found it;

http://i33.photobucket.com/albums/d55/boomerangsrd/MBT%20June%2043/004-5.jpg?t=1253553944

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Nearly finished,

 
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1941 Slat Grille MB Yuba City, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $3500.

“first production run, original running gear, runs and drives great, $3500.00 obo or possible trade for boat or 4×4 truck”

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1943 MB Redding, Ca Status?

• CATEGORIES: MB

1943_mb_reddingUPDATE: Status Unknown.  Was listed at $4000

It’s priced a bit high for a project, but a lot has been done already on it.

“1942/43 willys mb jeep needs more work then I have time for .lots already done paint repairs to the axles,body and chassis, new tires,Brakes hoses, lines etc. Needs engine rebuilt,has t 90 trans.drive lines seats all the goodies to get you almost there. photos on photo bucket see link http://photobucket.com/mitymite99

 

 
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1942 MB Fresno, CA **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: MB

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was $2099.

It doesn’t run at the moment, but might not take much.

“42 Willys Jeep 4×4, 289 engine, T-10 trans, off-road tires. It has been in the garage for the last 25 years. I drove it in myself, so I know that it ran just fine. It will need a battery and the old gas drained. Other than that it needs lots of cleaning.”

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