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Year? CJ-3A? Ione, WA $7900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, CJ-3A

Listed as a 1942, this may be a CJ-3A.

https://spokane.craigslist.org/cto/d/ione-1942-willys-jeep/7202432346.html

“Very good condition with original engine. Has electric fuel pump and fuel reduction unit. New brakes. Needs new soft top (I have the old one). Has a tow bar.”

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1952 CJ-3A Wichita, KS $14,900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

This militarized CJ-3A looks in good shape.

https://wichita.craigslist.org/cto/d/wichita-1952-willys-cj3a-jeep-mb/7185292031.html
“The CJ3a has extra leg room and belly room, so it is much more comfortable to drive!

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Up for sale is a 1952 Willys CJ3A serial #31961 that is finished as an MB style WWII Army military Jeep. This jeep is ready to be driven and can be enjoyed today. It is great in parades, errands, and road trips. . You get lots of looks and high fives. This is a Fun Jeep! I take good sound jeeps, fix and upgrade where it needs it, and finish them to military. This Willys is street legal and safe with clear Kansas title, left and right blinkers, tail lights, headlights, olive drab seat belts, and brake lights. The blinkers and seat belts have been added to increase the safety of the vehicle, especially when driving the grandkids around.

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1953 Jeep Buggy Fort Lauderdale, FL eBay

• CATEGORIES: Unusual • TAGS: , .

This buggy has a feature I’ve not see previously. The shifter knob is a tow ball.

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“jeep willys 1953 . Condition is Used.”

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CJ-2A & MB Projects/parts Kent Island, MD Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, MB

No pics provided. P# is in text of ad.

https://easternshore.craigslist.org/pts/d/chester-willys-overland-mb-and-cj2/7183492888.html

“Multiple project frames, body, engines, transmissions, axles, wheels, miscellaneous parts for MB and CJ2.Make me an offer on individual bits or come haul it all away. My interests have moved on. Would like to part with these hard to come by original components to clear out shop space and clutter, did I mention MAKE ME AN OFFER! All will be considered.”

 
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Hobart Welder Hudson, FL $550

• CATEGORIES: Industrial-Welder-Generator

This was last run about 6 years ago.

https://tampa.craigslist.org/psc/tls/d/hudson-hobart-welderwillies-motor/7164267834.html

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“This welder has a willie motor in it and a engine for parts also comes with this purchase. It is model GPB-261. It was last run about 6 years ago but it still turns and has been kept inside.You could use this motor in your Jeep.”

 
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Year? CJ-2A Haines City, FL Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, Last Ride

Doesn’t appear to be much value here.

https://lakeland.craigslist.org/clt/d/haines-city-1930s-40s-willys-jeep/7200607460.html

“Shoot me a offer ,I’ve had it for 10 years was a good friend of mine’s,has never ran for me the original motor and stick shift tranny are in the back seat everythings original tires all hold air but one ,need it gone but won’t settle for low ball offers /I know it looks ruff but you won’t see many more like this one .”

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1948 CJ-2A Coeur d’Alene, ID $8000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/22/2020) This 1948 includes a cowl drain like the CJ-3As. This might be a very late 2A. Passenger floor patched?

https://spokane.craigslist.org/cto/d/coeur-alene-1948-cj2a-willys-jeep/7203732869.html

“Very nice original 1948 Willys Jeep . CJ2A . Original running gear in good condition , starts right up , no leaks or oil burning . Have replaced a few things over the years , starter , generator, master cylinder. Everything works , brakes and shifts well . No body rot or cancer , good glass , top and doors . This is a two owner Jeep with current owner having owned it for over 40 years . You probably won’t see another one like this for this price .”
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1974 CJ-6 Salt Springs, FL $12,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-6

Still a few things left to be finished on this rebuild.

https://ocala.craigslist.org/cto/d/fort-mc-coy-1974-jeep-cj6/7192272679.html

“1974 CJ6. Chevy 350 built motor with Holly fuel injection. Motor and 700r transmission are fresh. On 35s with a 4” lift. Rhino liner exterior. It is a 95% completed, off-frame restoration that I’ve lost interest in. Will be an every day driver with a windshield, a little brake work, steering linkage and a rollbar. Also have a 304 on an engine stand and three 3-speed transmissions with transfer case if you want it back to stock. $12,000 for everything. No trades. Clear title in hand.”

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1951 M-38 Schluersburg, MO $6500

• CATEGORIES: M-38

UPDATE: Price dropped to $6500.

(02/29/2020) Runs and drives.

https://stlouis.craigslist.org/cto/d/defiance-1951-willys-m38-jeep/7193626407.html

“1951 Willys Jeep, Runs like a top, Converted to 12V, Electric fuel pump, Tires like new.”

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1952 CJ-3A Kendall, FL $20,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

This interesting build may have damage and bondo on the passenger rear quarter panel (see last pic). No description provided.

https://miami.craigslist.org/mdc/atq/d/miami-jeep-willies-1952/7196996426.html

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Year? M-38 Willow Springs, MC $1000

• CATEGORIES: M-38

Not sure how much value is here, but seems to have a variety of original (rusty) parts.

https://raleigh.craigslist.org/pts/d/willow-spring-m38-parts-jeep/7203069975.html

“M38 military jeep for parts.”

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1948 CJ-2A Garden Prairie, IL $5600

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/16/2020) I don’t recognize the half top.

https://rockford.craigslist.org/pts/d/garden-prairie-jeep-1948-willys-cj2a/7190343879.html

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“1948 Willy’s cj2a
rebuilt flat head 4 cyl
3 speed manual trans.
Correct 12 volt conversion.
All lights, signals, guages work.
4×4 works.
Runs and drives good.
58 mph top speed. 538 gears from factory.
Newer clutch, brakes, tires.
Rare heater.
Aftermarket Hardtop and doors(with windows)
NOT a SHOW CAR. However it is a fun reliable toy from 1948…”

 
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1947 CJ-2A Shawno, WI $11,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(09/04/2020) No pics provided.

https://greenbay.craigslist.org/atq/d/shawano-1947-willys-cj2a/7188752980.html

“Willys Cj2a. New wire harness, gauges, seats and the list goes on. Have receipts. Runs great. Stops as it should. Fun to drive. Lots of waves from passer bys. $11,000. Will trade for ice castle, car, truck, side by side, boat, jet ski. Let me know what you have. No motorcycle”

 
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July 19, 1945, Press Release A

• CATEGORIES: Documents, Features • TAGS: .

This press release was part of a package of press releases and photos from eBay. It’s appears to be a press kit of some kind. There are four press releases total, each varying in size. This 14-page version A is the largest.

What is “pulling stone boat”? Apparently, the post-war jeep could do that better than the war-jeep (page A-6).

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1953 CJ-3B Ads

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

This first CJ-3B focused ad was published in the April 09, 1953, issue of the Barre Daily Times out of Barre, Vermont. It demonstrated how the Universal ‘Jeep’ “Pays its way Fast!”. It was paid for by Vermont-Willys, INC.

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April 09, 1953, in the Barre Daily Times out of Barre, Vermont.

This next ad appeared two weeks later in the April 21, 1953, issue of the Sentinel out of Carlisle, Pennsylvania. It was sponsored by the William Peiper Garage.

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Motor Trend’s Short History of the Jeep

• CATEGORIES: Features

Maury shared this recent article from Motor Trend o the history of the jeep. The author does a pretty good job with it.

https://www.motortrend.com/news/1944-willys-mb-jeep-review-americas-real-sports-car/amp/

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1948 CJ-2A Snohomish, WA $1300

• CATEGORIES: Features, Wood bodies • TAGS: .

Dan shared this ad. The seller of this jeep told Dan that his father bought a wood kit from Sears or Montgomery to make a wood body; this is the result. I searched my Sears and Montgomery catalogs, but couldn’t locate a body repair kit (but I don’t have all the old catalogs). Dan got some close of up pics which are at the bottom of this post.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/pts/d/snohomish-1948-willys-cj2a-jeep/7201606335.html

“1948 Willys CJ2a Jeep. Was my dads jeep but he passed away recently. He had hopes to get it runnig and driving again as he used to drive it on his property 20 years ago. Needs work. Engine missing carb, distributor and starter. I don’t know where he put those, also I can’t seem to find the title for it so no title (unfortunately)…selling as parts.

The jeep has a wooden body from the mid body seam to the rear (forward body is original metal). My dad bought a kit to make the wooden body from sears or montgomery wards many years ago. I assume he did this due to rust in the rear body floors. It’s done very well as the kit included supports and corners. The frame and other parts are solid and only have surface rust. I was going to get this going again and purchased a rare Koening hard top for it which I will sell seperately if the new owner desires it. Also the jeep includes a nice roll bar which is not installed.”

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1949 Jeepster Taylor, MI $9950

• CATEGORIES: Jeepster

UPDATE: Price dropped to $9950.

(09/04/2020) Looks like a fun ride.

https://detroit.craigslist.org/wyn/cto/d/taylor-1949-willies-jeepster/7197818464.html

“1949 Jeepster 2dr Cabriolet, very good condition, 302 V8, C4 Trans, Mustang II front suspension, Rack & Pinion Pwr Strg. Newer tires, Good brakes, Runs Great lots of power. Full top and Lexan side curtains keeps it dry in the rain. Good wipers and Heater.”

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1962? Sedan Delivery Luka, IL $15,000

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Racing, Willys Wagons • TAGS: .

This was a drag jeep that’s been made street legal. I’m not sure why it is listed as a 1962.

https://mattoon.craigslist.org/cto/d/iuka-1962-willys-panel-wagon-rat-rod/7198842555.html

“For sale is a very nice and fun to drive 1962 Willys Panel Wagon. spent most of its life as a drag car on the Coles County Dragstrip before being returned to the street. Very strait body, no rust or dents. Very reliable, I have driven it to the NSRA Nationals event in Louisville KY the last 2 years. No problem running 70+ mph down the interstate. It has a .030 over 350 crate motor, 400 turbo tranny, 9″ ford rearend, power steering. Always gets a lot of attention and you wont see another one like it at the car show. Trades considered”

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1951 CJ-3A Lake Tenkiller, OK $10,000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

UPDATE: Still Available. Also listed under Vian, OK.

(09/09/2017) Has a drivetrain update.

https://tulsa.craigslist.org/snw/d/cookson-51-willy/7174598389.html

“51 willys with V-6 and auto transmission. Power steering. Great little jeep. Canvas top also. Tandem trailer can also be purchased.”

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1948 CJ-2A Princeton, WI $10,700

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

This looks good and solid, but it does have some diamond plate on the dash.

https://appleton.craigslist.org/snd/d/princeton-1948-willys-cj2/7191307223.html

“1948 Willys cj2 rebuilt engine brand new too much to list.
serious buyers call for questions more pictures available.”

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1941 MB Slat Grille Aurora, OH $14,000

• CATEGORIES: MB • TAGS: .

Tom shared this early Slat MB.

https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/for/d/east-aurora-1941-willys-mb-army-jeep/7202962605.html
“1941 Willys MB Army Jeep / Runs Good / No Rust / Rare Early ’41 with the Slat Grille”

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1948 Jeepster La Crosse, WI $14,500

• CATEGORIES: Jeep Rods, Jeepster

Seller took this as part of a trade.

https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/hnp/cto/d/la-crosse-1948-willys-jeepster/7191824523.html

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“1948 jeepster, in good condition, took in on trade but thinking of selling, just don’t have much time, frame totally under coated, mustang 2 font end with disc brakes, ford 9″ rear with possi, chevy 350 with a blower, turbo 350 transmission. It’s a very cool old car, still needs some finishing, stock seats have new covers, needs a new top, door panels and some finishing, paint has some scuffs but I like that look, possible trades for same value, family boat plus cash or part classic car trade considered 14,500obo”

 
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Model? Hardtop Dearborn, MI $350

• CATEGORIES: Features, Parts • TAGS: .

I don’t recognize this hardtop, but there’s quite a few rivets for a non-production top.

https://detroit.craigslist.org/wyn/pts/d/dearborn-heights-willys-jeep-steel-top/7192597944.html

“Original steel top & doors. MB, M38, CJ2 & 3, maybe others. From a CJ3.”

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PTO & Winch From CJ-5 Huntsville, AL $800

• CATEGORIES: Parts

Might be a good price for the right person.

https://huntsville.craigslist.org/pts/d/huntsville-jeep-willys-pto-winch/7192675761.html

“Willys PTO winch off a 1968 cj. Just removed ,have all parts and bolts. Bolts to rear of t90 jeep transmission.located in huntsville Al. 800.00 you arrange shipping or pick up”

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