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1950 CJ-3A Brush Prairie, WA $7500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

Appears solid. Has an F-head.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/290308531872424/

“This Jeep was owned by same man for 42 years and only used once a year for hunting. No rust and a great running engine. 4WD Drives great. $2000. of extra parts $7500.”

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1970 CJ-5 Lake Havasu City, AZ $2500

• CATEGORIES: CJ5

Could be some value here, but will need some work.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/980414269003342/

“Lots of new parts needs fuel pump and fuel lines and battery”

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Year? CJ-3A? Rolla, MO $1900

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A

Listed as a 1946 2A, It looks more like a 3A.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/480231172792777/

“Flat fender, complete needs restored, no title…… Looking for trades…OBO……Has been sitting for the past 30 years. This vehicle will need a complete restoration, 99% Gave 1900.00 make a reasonable offer my loss is your gain…. No I will not take 300.00 for it. Reasonable offer. If you send the automatic Is this still available, I will not reply.”

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1947 CJ-2A Bakersfield, CA $500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

CJ-2A body on a later chassis.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/558302971661160/

“47 Willys Jeep stripped to bare metal. Great project ”

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1949? CJ-2A Martinsville, IN $1000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Has mods and a rear PTO gearbox.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/466803150692239/

“I have a 1949 Willys jeep no motor no transmission and it has a PTO on the back of it. I bought the jeep from an auction and it DOES NOT HAVE A TITLE. I want $1000.00 firm. No trades”

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1949 CJ-3A Williston, ND Make Offer

• CATEGORIES: CJ-3A • TAGS: .

Body is pretty shot.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/539562279957990/

“1949 willys jeep. Runs good, no brakes. Have title. Looking for trades but will take cash. Make offer”

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Koenig Hardtop & 4 Rims Happy Valley, OR $1800

• CATEGORIES: Parts • TAGS: .

Not sure of the condition of the four rims or whether they are all combat rims.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/600866860654836/

“Hard Top, 2 Doors, 4 Wheels.”

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1948 CJ-2A Billings, MT $4500

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/10/2019) Could be worth a look.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2363342467273751/

“1948 Jeep Willys in good shape. Runs and drives. Lots of fun. It will go pretty much anywhere. Comes with soft top. Windshield needs a few welds. Will consider trade for reliable awd or 4wd vehicle”

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1946 CJ-2A Mansfield, OH No Price

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Not sure how much value is here.

https://mansfield.craigslist.org/pts/d/lakeville-1946-jeep-willys/7036200931.html

“Flat head 4 cylinder 3 speeds trans twin stick transfer case
Runs with electric fuel pump or gas down the carb
Needs work”

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Year? GPW Henderson, NV $4000

• CATEGORIES: GPW (Ford MB)

UPDATE: Price dropped to $4000.

(11/11/2019) Has some mods.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/3197999423606471/

“I have what is titled as a 1947 Ford GPW. This Jeep has sat for the last 10 years. It was reported as having the transmission quit, the motor turns but the carb needs rebuilt/ replaced. This is a Las Vegas Jeep and has only minor rust. I started to tear down this project but life has gotten in the way. I was going to restore this back to it’s former glory! I have many of the needed parts to get this back on the road”

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1946 CJ-2A Llano, CA $3000

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

Not sure how much value is here.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/436434890351257/

“1946 Willys Jeep manual transmission 4 x 4 all original four-cylinder flat head”

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1948 CJ-2A Parts Festus, MO $1600

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A, Parts

Seller will sell as a unit or part out.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/506713469888070/

“1948 cj2a tub has m38 military windshield, seats , hood , grill and fenders selling to buy other parts need for my restoration Will sell completely for 1600 or in individual parts price below Tub 700 M38 windshield 300 Seats 200 for both Hood 200 Fenders 100 Grill 150”

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Roof Palomino(?) Model 60 Mower Benton, IL $1900

• CATEGORIES: Other 4x4s • TAGS: .

I’m not sure how much original Roof Palomino is left on this rig; here’s a Model 60 manual.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/464465444147830/

“Rare roof 60 mower from the 60s made in pontiac il. This one had been made to resemble a palomino. 18 hp cast iron Kohler hydrostatic drive. Runs and drives good alot of fun. Has new a ATV tires and 3000 lb winch. High and low range. Turns alot of heads. Cruise around the car show in style. Deck not included but could be made a mower again there are still mower decks out there for these. 1900 cash obo cash in person. located in benton il 62812. Wont deliver ”

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1944 MB San Diego, CA Saturday Auction

• CATEGORIES: MB

Price is listed as $2500, but it’s an auction.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/806088443170356/

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“Will be going to auction December 21st, Saturday, @ 9am. Opening Bid $500 Cars, Trucks, Vans, Motorcycles and more starting at $300-$500. Facebook: www.facebook.com/OtayAutoAuction Website: www.OtayAutoAuctions.com Phone: [hidden information] Address: 8968 Simpre Viva Rd San Diego, CA 92154″

 
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Just a Few Updates Thursday

• CATEGORIES: Features

Painting and running errands, then an evening at the Lewis Ginter botanical gardens holiday display took up all my time on Wednesday, so just a few updates for Thursday.

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Me, my cousin Erika, and her mother Martha, chilly, but enjoying the beauty of the botanical gardens in Richmond, VA.

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June 1961 “For Short Hops” Kangaroo Inspired Brochure

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

This is one of a collection of brochures I was able to get off of eBay last week. It’s the June 1961 “For Short Hops Or The Long Haul” brochure with images of a kangaroo on it. It’s also a rare jeep family brochure that includes the FJ-3 (later brochures show the FJ-3A, the longer FJ).

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This page is a foldout page of the whole brochure (11″ x 17″):1961-06-kangaroo-jeep-family-maverick-brochure3-lores

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5 1947 Ads from A. B. Clothier & Son

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

These ads appeared in Michigan Newspapers during 1947 and were paid for by A.B. Clothier & Son.

1. May 1947 “50,000 Universal ‘Jeeps’ Now at Work on Farms & Ranches”:
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2. July 1947 “Seeing’s Believing”:
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3. August 1947 “All-Around Work-Horse”:
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Photo of Jeep Jamboree Obstacle Course on eBay.

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images

Given the date of December 9th (year unknown), this might have been a Texas Jeep Jamboree.

View all the information on eBay

“This is an original press photo. This rugged stretch was a typical part of the obstacle course “Over hill, over Dale, we will hit the dusty trail —-” Only here the dusty trail appears to hit back! This is a typical stretch of the rugged terrain through which the Jeeps traveled in the obstacle course event of the jeep jamboree. Autos – Jeeps Photo measures 10 x 8.25inches. Photo is dated 12-09-NONE.”

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1955 M-38A1 Cincinnati, OH $3000

• CATEGORIES: M-38A1

Tom shared this ad.

https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/pts/7024476173.html

“Parting out 1955 m38a1 many of the parts have less than 2000 mile on them.
complete 134f motor rebuilt 2000.00, complete exhaust system 100.00, ross steering box and linkage 150.00
Radiator 3 row, Generator w/electronic regulator”

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1949 Approved Willys-Overland Accessories Booklet

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Books, Features

This 28-page booklet is divided up into several sections including, Comfort, Style & Beauty, Safety, Convenience, and Maintenance.

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The Wishing Well

• CATEGORIES: Features

Maury shared this comic; be careful how you wish.

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1956 Ad For ‘Jeep’ and Clearing Snow

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features

This September 26, 1956, ad was published in the Reporter newspaper from Klingler Pontiac out of Ann Arbor, MI.

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Carnival Ride Stafford, CT $195

• CATEGORIES: Models

Someone ought to enjoy this.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/480200989251056/

“Carnival kids ride all in great shape. Great patina Pickup Stafford CT”

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1961 FC-170 Santa Ana, CA $15,000

• CATEGORIES: FC150-FC170-M677

Still needs some finishing.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/569255937179217/

“Rare Jeep FC-170. Runs well needs some finish work but almost done New brakes shoes, wheel cylinders and master cylinder New tie rods and idler arm bushings Super cool truck for someone to finish.”

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Year? CJ-2A Winter Gardens, CA $5995

• CATEGORIES: CJ-2A

UPDATE: Still Available.

(11/25/2019) I think the small flat bed trailer to the left of the jeep is the one included in the sale.

https://sandiego.craigslist.org/esd/snw/d/el-cajon-1945-willys-j2-flat-fender/7032499028.html

“1945 K2 flat Fender Jeep Willys comes with flatbed trailer has Warn winch and hubs upgraded seats power brakes Motors all original as soft top and doors good condition needs minor work”

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