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The Jeep-Engine Powered Chum

• CATEGORIES: Builds, Features

Gayland shared this do-it-yourself boat project that’s designed around a jeep-engine. It’s called the Chum. Below is the first page. Download the PDF to see all the instructions. There’s even a Willys marine engine for sale right now.

https://www.diy-wood-boat.com/support-files/chum.pdf

 
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1941? Stainless Flattie Bloomfield, MI Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: stainless/jewels

UPDATE: Still Available.

(04/06/2018) Has a Camaro 2.8L V-6 engine.

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“Extremely nice Professionally Custom built 1941 Willys Jeep that is 100% Cool and Fun!! A 1941 Jeep is rarely called Cute but this 1941 Willys is. She has the Classic Willys Jeep looks, performance, reliability and with a touch of attitude.

What follows is a very brief list of what makes this 1941 Willys a Custom, one of a kind car.

Specifications:
Clear Title as a 1941 Willys Jeep. / Body built in the Philippines. / Stainless Steel. / Sides are brushed Stainless. / Tan Bucket seats. / Fold Down Front Window with Wipers. / Seat Belts. / Extremely well fitting Tan Cloth removable Top with rear window. / Power Brakes. / 700 R 4 Automatic Transmission. / Camaro 2.8L V6 engine. / Fuel Injected. / Electric Fan. / Mustang II Front. / Toyota Rear. / Headers. / Dual Exhaust. / 10 gallon fuel tank. / and a lot more great stuff.

If you want a Professionally Custom built, Great looking, Great Performing, Eye Catching and with a name that starts with WILLYS, then this is the car for you.
You can drive her anywhere…

Always Stored inside and located in West Bloomfield, Michigan, 48324. No Trades and No Text messages.”

 
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1964 CJ-5 Tux Park IV Edgewood, WA $7999

• CATEGORIES: CJ5 • TAGS: , , .

If all it needs is cleaning, it could be a good price. Has a Meyer hardtop.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/707214473446653/

“Pretty solid taken care of”

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1954 CJ-3B Selah, WA $6000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3B

UPDATE: Price dropped to $6000.

(02/24/2020) Has lots of updates. Sounds like a good jeeping jeep.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/943813939381469/

“283 Chevy Motor, SM 420 4 speed GM transmission, Dana 20 transfer case, Dana 30 front and rear axle, new clutch throw out bearing, electronic ignition, custom fuel tank (15 gal), soft top, tilt steering, electric wipers, 2 speed heater, front winch”

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DJ-5 Chassis w/ CJ-3B Galvanized Body Salem, OR $1800

• CATEGORIES: Body Parts, CJ-3B, DJ-5 & DJ-6, Parts

UPDATE: Price dropped to $1800.

(04/25/2020) The DJ-5 has the rear outboard springs. It may have a posi-traction rear. Given much fo the frame is boxed, this could be a good project frame.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/734396963994125/

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“This is a like- new never installed Jeep CJ 3B tub and used DJ chassis.
The firewall is recessed to allow for a V-8 or different configuration than stock.
The tub and hood are made from galvanized material. The spot welds were covered to avoid oxidation.
The grille is an original one. I have no fenders or other parts.
The chassis is a Jeep DJ or 2 WD one, that is in very good condition, and is included.
Local delivery is negotiable.”

 
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1946 CJ-2A Selah, WA $3000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Price dropped to $3000.

(03/25/2020) It’s powered by what I believe is a MerCruiser boat motor (maybe this one?). Custom top? I don’t recognize it.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/633277267464993/

“1946 willys jeep runs and drives . Mercury 110 4 cylinder boat motor.3 speed manual transmission. Cash only No Trades.”

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1951 M-38(?) Roseburg, OR No Price

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Still Available.

(05/17/2020) More pics would be good. Has some updates and a Koenig hardtop.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3177011545664044/

“Sbf 302 4sp dana 300 new frontend 30 and new 44 center pot 44 new wires and 2 sets of tires if you want the 38s”

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1947 CJ-2A Benton City, WA $3495

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Price dropped to $3495

(04/21/2020) Has a Volvo engine along with an overdrive. It *might* have a DJ-3a body (has a rear fuel inlet where a DJ’s would be … I can’t tell for sure either way)

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1319631831570606/

“To the best of our knowledge, a 63 Volvo engine that mates to an all stock Jeep running gear including an overdrive. Full roll cage. Retirement project that I am not making time for. Have owned since 1997. *NOTE: Mileage is unknown.* 3995 OBO (no lowball offers, please). Clear title. As is.”

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1959 FC-150 Sedro-Woolley, WA $1400

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677

UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/08/2020) It’s rough. Has a tailgate.

https://skagit.craigslist.org/cto/d/clearlake-jeep-fc-forward-control-150/7135929600.html
Or

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3136295366413635/

“FC150 for sale. No engine or transmission. Bought in December and came to the realization I’m just not going to have time to restore it. Removed the bed and started removing the cab (cut bolts to body mounts). Have tailgate, and some other miscellaneous parts for the bed but majority of the bed was rusted out. Have front windshield glass and some side glass for the cab. Purchased it end of last year and just don’t have time to finish it. No title”

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1943 MB & 1952 CJ-3A Sedro-Woolley, WA $1800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A, MB

UPDATE: Still Available.

(06/01/2020) Looks like a good price.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/869611460206956/

“1943 willys with a 1952 cj3a parts Jeep. Have title and 9 slot grill for the 1943 no title for the 1952 it does come with new springs shackles and body mounts it is set up for a ford 289 the 43 has Chevy motor mount”

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1943 GPW Hermiston, OR $2500

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: Still Available.

(04/21/2020) No engine installed, but includes a 289. This may also have a PTO.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/154507855998454/

“1943 ford willys jeep needs work comes with a 289HO from 1965 and a era correct jeep motor.”

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1948 CJ-2A Twin Falls, ID $6800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(02/15/2020) Needs work. Has some EasyLok hubs and an f-head.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/298232727813497/

“This is a 48 Willys jeep , 3 speed manual transmission, f-head motor, this motor was refreshed by Bills machine shop. Just installed carburetor kit, runs great, breaks need worked on”

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1947 CJ-2A East Wenatchee, WA $5000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: , .

UPDATE: How has this not sold?

(04/06/2020) There are newer pics available.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2676832895894181/

“Winter time money maker, has a plow! New battery, brakes, differential seals, rebuilt carb, serviced. Engine rebuilt years prior. Passenger seat in. Back seat as well, needs reupholstered. Runs very well!!! d”

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1955-1956 News Articles About Operation Pineapple

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images Jeeping, Old News Articles • TAGS: , .

Just this update for Tuesday.

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April 22, 1956, Los Angeles Times. Strangely, this photo was published months after arriving in Los Angeles (they were likely here in late December 1955 or early January of 1956). See map below.

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The trio began and ended their trip in San Paulo, Brazil. This map shows that they passed Los Angeles on their way home, then headed east towards New Orleans, the trio’s last stop in the United States.

Most folks are already familiar with this trip, but I wanted to add these news reports to the database of Operation Pineapple information. One of the articles noted that the three travelers did not try an American hamburger, because hamburger was fed to dogs in Brazil.

This first article was published shortly after Jan Stekly arrived in New Orleans, because he wasn’t allowed to travel through Mexico. It was published in the August 11, 1955, issue of the Shreveport Journal:

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August 11, 1955, issue of the Shreveport Journal. Jan Stekly is shown in the photo.

Continue reading

 
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1967 CJ-6 Fire Jeep Tampa, FL eBay

• CATEGORIES: CJ-6, Fire/Police/Industry Vehicles

UPDATE: Bidding ended without a sale.

Joe’s selling this former Florence Township (Ohio) CJ-6 Fire Jeep.

View all the information on eBay

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“Bidding on a two owner Jeep CJ6 with 6,307 original miles on the original 4 cylinder engine with 3 speed manual transmission with clean Ohio title. It was converted into a fire engine for fighting brush and field fires for a small volunteer fire dept in northern Ohio who owned it until November 2019 when I purchased it from them after being the highest bidder in a sealed bid auction.

Well taken care of mechanically by the FD, was placed out of service in 2018 after being replaced, but not before they upgraded to 15 inch Pro Comp wheels with Super Swamper tires in 2016 (that probably have less than 100 miles on them). The original front drum brakes were also upgraded to disc brakes at the same time (original drums will be included in case buyer wants to restore it to original). Second set of 15 inch steel wheels with Bridgestone Dueller tires (from 2002) also included, as well as the original Goodyear spare tire. Continue reading

 
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1962 DJ-3A Surrey **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: DJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: **SOLD**

This was listed as a 1959 and a 1962. Thanks to TJ for the heads up on this one.

“1962. Willy Jeep. Made for Kaiser cement company in Hawaii. Not many made. Only 9300 made.”

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October 1961 Jeep News

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures • TAGS: .

This October 1961 issue of Jeep News covers racing, jeeping, dealer news, and auto shows. There are some good pics from 1961’s Hong Kong Autoshow Display. I only wish they were in color!

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June 1954 Willys Wagon Ad

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

This June 1954 Willys wagon ad was published in Better Homes and Gardens. It’s such a cool ad that I thought it might make a good poster.

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Postcard of Death Valley Desert Camping in a CJ-3B on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images Jeeping, Postcards

Neat old postcard showing a campsite in the desert with a CJ-3B. The photo was shot by Al Christman (presumably, there were at least two folks camping).

View all the information on eBaycj3b-death-valley-postcard1-lore cj3b-death-valley-postcard2-lores

 
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Jeep Pins From the Netherlands on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features

The buy-it-now price on these is $35. They are pretty tiny, but at least two of these look pretty old.

View all the information on eBay

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Postcard of Smith’s Ferry Jeep Online Auction

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards • TAGS: , .

This CJ-2A appears to have some kind of extended rear on it.

https://www.auctionzip.com/auction-lot/rpc-smith-s-ferry-idaho-cougar-mountain-lodge_0754C92AD6/

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“”Visit Cougar Mountain Lodge- Smith’s Ferry, Idaho” b/w RPC, street scene with frontal image of the Post Office, quaint picture, flag flying above the A-frame post office, with a jeep parked in front; Business district , Lynn’s Place, Boise Meat Co., Miller signs ; white border, clouds, with forest in background behind Post Office; vintage card; rear of card unused; no divider, stamp box has unusual EKC lettering looks like an anvil on an e-bar Provenance: Country (if not USA): State: Idaho City/County: Smith’s Ferry Date: unknown”

 
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1948 CJ-2A Nampa, ID $7900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

This has a variety of updates. Could be a good price. It has some Cutlas Bulldog hubs.

https://boise.craigslist.org/cto/d/nampa-1948-willys-jeep-cj2a-v8-disc/7142611540.html

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“SOMEONE CALLED THIS A “REDNECK SPORTS CAR”…ABOUT SUMS IT UP. THIS IS 1948 CJ2A WITH AN EARLY 60’S CORVETTE 283 V8 THAT RUNS WELL. IT DOES HAVE LOUD MUFFLERS ON IT…NOT MY CHOICE BUT THAT’S HOW IT WAS WHEN I BOUGHT IT. THE SEATS ARE NEWER, HOWEVER I WILL THROW IN THE ONES I WAS GOING TO REPLACE THEM WITH BECAUSE I DON’T LIKE RACING SEATS (SEEING HOW THIS ISN’T A RACING JEEP!).

IT HAS A MUNCIE 4 SPEED THAT SHIFTS WELL AND A DRUM-REAR, DISC-FRONT SET UP. THE DISCS ARE NEWER FROM KAISER WILLYS AND THE RIMS ARE NEW REPOPS WITH DECENT TREAD ON THE SCHWAB TIRES. THE PREVIOUS OWNER DID A RE-WIRE WITH A “PAINLESS” JEEP SYSTEM THAT WAS FOR A NEW JEEP AND HASN’T BEEN PAINLESS. I HAVE ALL THE NECESSARY THINGS WORKING BUT THERE IS A LOT OF CIRCUITS LEFT IN CASE YOU’RE INTO STEREOS, LIGHTS ETC. IT HAS A NEW BATTERY BUT AFTER 3-4 DAYS IT DRAWS DOWN. I DON’T DO ELECTRIC STUFF SO GUESSING AN ALTERNATOR…BUT IT COULD BE SOMETHING REAL SIMPLE BASED ON WHAT I’VE SAID ALREADY ABOUT THE WIRING HARNESS. ALL THE GUAGES SEEM TO WORK EXCEPT THE GAS…HAVEN’T LOOKED INTO IT, AND MAYBE THAT’S SIMPLE TOO.

THE BACK SEAT IS A TOOL BOX SO YOU CAN RIDE 4 AND STILL HAUL THE NECESSARIES. I CAN ANSWER SOME QUESTIONS. I’VE OWNED IT SINCE LAST FALL, WORKED ON IT THROUGH THE WINTER AND GOT IT GOING ABOUT THE TIME COVED STARTED…SO IT HASN’T BEEN REGISTERED. IF I HANG ON TO IT MUCH LONGER I WILL BUT I’M NOT DRIVING IT EXCEPT TO KEEP IT WARMED UP AND RUNNING AROUND A MILE OR TWO OUT IN THE COUNTRY. IT’S MORE OF A PROJECT THAN I CAN DEVOTE TO, SO PERHAPS THIS IS YOUR HOBBY. THE SHIFT KNOB WILL BE THE METAL ONE NOT THE ANTLER AND I’M KEEPING THE HI-LIFT JACK AND CONTENTS OF THE TOOL BOX. OTHER THAN THAT, WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET.”

 
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1971 CJ-5 Renegade II Salem, OR $22,500

• CATEGORIES: CJ5

Maury spotted this beautiful and original CJ-5, down to the original paint. The seller wasn’t quite sure where to start on price, as he knows this is a rare, unmolested Renegade II, so he’s starting high.

http://www.earlycj5.com/xf_cj5/index.php?threads/1971-cj5-renegade-ii.142496/#post-1576608

“Selling my 1971 renegade ll. No rust,original unrestored,original paint.Correct seats pass. folds. Has holes in body for soft top that aren;t OE. Optional equipment Warn hubs,Warn overdrive,tow bar brackets,Ramsey rep8000 winch, brackets in place for Bestop super top.NO TOP,but I do have the doors. new Goodyear 31×10.50-15 tires (5) original wheels.Dauntless,T-14,d18, 27a open, 44 trac loc , 4.88’s. BAJA YELLOW. drivetrain has been reconditioned and in perfect condition. Build date March 1971, vin 8305 017 373XXX . $22,500”

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1952 M-38 Oroville, CA $14,500

• CATEGORIES: M-38 • TAGS: , .

Could be worth a look. Sounds like the seller has had it a long time.

https://sacramento.craigslist.org/cto/d/oroville-willys-military-jeep/7142859095.html

“NEW: REBUILT MOTOR, CLUTCH, CANVAS, ETC. FIRST OWNER AFTER GOVERNMENT.”

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1947 CJ-2A San Miguel. CA $6800

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Appears solid. Has a few minor mods.

https://slo.craigslist.org/cto/d/san-miguel-1947-willys-jeep/7142251739.html

“1947 Willys CJ2A, 44355 miles, professionally restored at 33072 miles, including refurbished flat head long block. 12 volt system, Warn hubs, brake kit, Kayline tire and can carrier. Transmission and transfer case has just been rebuilt and resealed. Been used on a ranch for the last 25 years. Registered non-op, pink slip in hand, have all records. Cheaper to run than the quads. Does not burn any oil, runs good.”

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